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Rugby: Malaysia claim win 31-26 after late comeback from Sri Lanka

4 May 2019 - 60   - 0

Malaysia claimed an inspiring 31-26 win, despite a late surge from Sri Lanka in a friendly international rugby match played in Kuala Lumpur a short while ago today (4).

Sri Lanka opened scoring with two penalties but Malaysia played a dominant game, capitalising on their opponent's scrappy style of play to lead the first half by 24-6.

Eventually Malaysia won the game with a tally of four converted tries and a penalty. 

Sri Lanka scored from two converted tries and four penalties. 

On Thursday (2) Sri Lanka President's XV beat Malatsia Barbarians by 55-14.

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