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Match-fixers removed from third ODI

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) states that five Indian nationals, who were witnessing the 3rd One Day International played between Sri Lanka and India Women’s teams last Sunday, 16 September, were removed from the stadium, an SLC media communiqué stated on Monday, 17 September.

The SLC Anti-Corruption Unit, with the help of the police, removed the five individuals from the stadium when they observed that these individuals were behaving suspiciously, or excessively using their mobile phones, it further added.

In the meantime, SLC Anti-Corruption Unit has also notified the International Cricket Council of this incident.

The match was played at the CMG in Katunayake and Sri Lanka won. India Women, though, won the series 2-1.