The Scots would possibly not have certified for the Global Cup however closing 12 months beat event hosts and favourites England to turn out they had been neatly able to inflicting an disillusioned.
Saturday’s opener have been deserted with no ball being bowled because of rain, however the groups had higher success with the elements 2nd time.
Dimuth Karunaratne, the brand new Sri Lanka captain top-scored with 77 in a complete of 322 for 8 — simply his 2nd fifty at this stage and primary since he reached the landmark in opposition to Scotland at the similar floor again in 2011.
It used to be certainly one of 3 fifties at the innings, together with opening spouse Avishka Fernando’s maiden ODI half-century.
However each batsmen males dropped off Brad Wheal, Karunaratne to start with slip on 13 and Avishka on 22 at mid-off.
Karunaratne gained a 3rd lifestyles on 36 when Calum MacLeod could not dangle directly to a pointy likelihood at midwicket off left-arm spinner Mark Watt.
Sri Lanka tempo bowler Nuwan Pradeep then took 4 wickets as Scotland slumped all sides of being set a rain-revised goal of 235, desiring 103 off seven overs, and had been bowled out for 199.