India edge Sri Lanka by a wicket

Port of Spain (Trinidad), July 12 (IANS) India narrowly edged Sri Lanka by a wicket to win the Tri Nation series cricket final at the Queen's Park Oval here Thursday.

Put into bat, Sri Lanka were bowled out for 201 in 48.5 overs. India, in reply, scored 203 for nine in 49.4 overs with captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni unbeaten on 45.