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8th Match: Sri Lanka v India at Colombo, 1 August 2001

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An overjoyed Yuvraj Singh picks up the Man of the Match award for his unbeaten 98

A tired but relieved Ganguly has a few words with Tony Greig

Ganguly limps up to the podium to collect the winners' cheque

The Indians get together in celebration, yet another Lankan wicket has fallen

Muthiah Muralitharan opens the face of the bat and runs the ball down to third man

Substitute fielder Ajit Agarkar takes a catch and his Mumbai teammate Dighe rushes up to celebrate

An emotional Ganguly is embraced by stumper Dighe as the Indians inch towards victory

Sameer Dighe rushes to the skipper to celebrate as Ganguly scalps a Lankan wicket

Yuvraj Singh and Zaheer Khan the last Indian pair walk off after taking India to 227

Yuvraj Singh tries to work the ball through the on side

A drained and tired Yuvraj Singh walks off after a mammoth innings

Little Kalu and Yuvraj Singh watch keenly in the crucial match between India and Sri Lanka

Harbhajan Singh has a mighty heave in his inimitable fashion

Having played and missed Yuvraj Singh looks back to see where the ball is headed

An exhausted Yuvraj Singh is on the floor with cramps in the course of his unbeaten 98

Murali strikes again; Yuvraj Singh watches Reetinder Sodhi being castled by the offie

Reetinder Sodhi flicks the ball through the on side in fine style

Reetinder Sodhi looks to hoick the ball over the on side

Yuvraj Singh works a ball away off his hips on the way to an unbeaten 98

Jayasuriya scalps Dravid and the Sri Lankans converge in celebration

Dravid tries to find the gap on the leg side, clipping the ball away off his pads

Rahul Dravid essays a powerful flick through the on side as Kaluwitharana watches on

Dravid and Laxman in a mid-pitch conference as Jayasuriya and Jayawardene discuss strategy

Rahul Dravid jogs across; the Karnataka bat gave Yuvraj Singh good company

A determined Yuvraj Singh gets ready to crash the ball through the offside

The rain begins to come down and the covers are on in a flash

Suresh Perera appeals desperately for a breakthrough

Star of the day Yuvraj Singh watches the ball after striking it cleanly through the on side

There's untold joy for the home side as Vaas rocks the Indian top order

VVS Laxman is all class, effortlessly driving the ball through covers

Once again Vaas is the hero as he picks up early Indian wickets

Sanath Jayasuriya talks to Ravi Shastri after winning the toss and putting India in to bat

Match referee Cammie Smith, Jayasuriya, Ganguly and Ravi Shastri eagerly await the result of the toss

Jayasuriya and Ganguly exchange team lists before the last India-Sri Lanka clash of the league phase

The pitch at the Sinhalese Sports Club Ground is rolled in overcast conditions

A long shot of the pitch at the Sinhalese Sports Club Ground with a view of the pavilion in the background

Results & Scores
Sri Lanka won by 121 runs
Sri Lanka 295/5 (50 ov)
India 174 (47.2 ov)

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