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Sri Lanka, Out of Asia Cup,Cricket Fans Wiggle Out
After losing the first match against Bangladesh, Sri Lanka knew that to stay here, it will not be easy to beat Afghanistan in Group B against Abu Dhabi on Monday. And it happened. Youth warriors of Afghanistan showed the way out of Asia Cup by hunting Sri Lankan lions. Afghanistan, batting first against Sri Lanka, scored 72 runs from Rahmat Shah and 45 runs for Ahsanullah Jant, who scored 249 in 50 overs. In reply, Sri Lankan batsmen could not stay in front of top spinners like Rashid Khan and Mujib-ur-Rahman and the team was all out for 158 in 41.2 overs. As a result, the five-time Asia Cup champions Sri Lanka were out of the tournament losing the match by 91 runs. This is Afghanistan's first win in three matches against Sri Lanka, while they have defeated the West Indies three times in five matches, while Bangladesh has defeated Bangladesh twice in five games. Apart from this, it is the second biggest defeat in Sri Lanka's history in the Asia Cup history. After this defeat of Sri Lanka,Cricket fans are making fun of the team on social media. Have a look at how fans are tweeting. 1) Want Nepal's match against Sri Lanka at the moment! # AsiaCup2108 #SLvAFG - Sandip Poudel Pietersen (@PietersenSandip) September 17, 2018 2) Not sure whether Sri Lanka made in tough group or Afghanistan placed in easy group #SLvAFG - Usman Khan Shinwari (@ Osmankhashniwari) September 17, 2018 3) Sri Lanka out of # AsiaCup2018 too before India featured in a game. 4) This is the first edition of Asia Cup for Sri Lanka without a game against India or Pakistan. #AsiaCup - Sampath Bandarupalli (@SampathStats) September 17, 2018 5) The umpiring in #AsiaCup is the only thing worse than Sri Lanka's batting.- Nikhil 🏏 (@CricCrazyNIKS) September 17, 2018 6) Who taught these Lankans to run, Pujara?#SLvAfg - Gaurav Sethi (@BoredCricket) September 17, 2018 7) One point to Note- Sri Lankan players do not play in the IPL and hence may not have tactical game plans against such high quality mystery spinners. #SLvAfg - Gaurav Sundararaman (@gaurav_sundar) September 17, 2018

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