Sporting Digest: Cricket

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POOR drainage at the Moratuwa stadium near Colombo meant no play was possible yesterday on the final day of the inaugural Test between Sri Lanka and the West Indies and the match was abandoned as a draw.

FIRST TEST (Colombo): Sri Lanka 190 and 43 for 2; West Indies 204.

SHEFFIELD SHIELD: Hobart: Tasmania 328 and 308 for 6 dec (R Ponting 66, D Hills 59; C Howard 5-112). Victoria 329 for 3 dec (D Jones 158no, B Hodge 106) and 267 for 8 (D Ramshaw 53, D Jones 60.