Canberra: Sri Lanka's warmup match ahead of its tri-series limited-overs tournament with Australia and India has been rained out.
Sri Lanka was to have played a Prime Minister's XI invitational team captained by Australia wicketkeeper Brad Haddin, who has been dropped from the national team for the start of the tri-series.
But persistent rain on Friday at Manuka Oval from the scheduled start time forced officials to call the match off four hours later.
Sri Lanka's warmup match ahead of its tri-series limited-overs tournament has been rained out.
Sri Lanka plays its first tri-series match on Wednesday against India in Perth. The series opens on Sunday when Australia plays India at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.