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Dinesh Chandimal: Sri Lanka captain claims shamanism helped his side beat Pakistan

Dinesh Chandimal made 155 during Sri Lanka’s first Test win over Pakistan in Abu Dhabi

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal has claimed that his side’s Test series win over Pakistan was aided by shamanism.

Chandimal, 27, helped his side to a 2-0 victory with a 21-run win in the first Test in Abu Dhabi and then a 68-run victory in Dubai during October.

He told reporters he had received a special blessing from a maaniyo, a type of shaman,