Friday, March 11, 2016

Warmed up Sri Lanka at the first outing in World T20



Sri Lanka met New Zealand in the first warm up prior to the world Twenty20 main fixture at Mumbai yesterday(10). However, lion's couldn't overcome from odds as they yet again failed in Bowling department by conceding new look New Zealand 226 in their 20 overs for just 4 wickets.

Sri Lanka rested their main bowlers who are whiling to play in the campaign. Rangana Herath, Nuwan Kulasekara, Angelo Mathews and Dushamantha Chameera were among rested with the bowl.


New Zealand 226/4 (20 Overs)

MJ Guptill 41, KS Williamson 10, C Munro 67, CJ Anderson 60*, GD Elliott 36*, MJ Santner 1, L Ronchi 1*

RAS Lakmal 1/50, NLTC Perera 0/48, SMSM Senanayake 0/35 , TM Dilshan 0/28, MD Shanaka 2/48, DSNFG Jayasuriya 0/9

Sri Lanka 152/7 (20 Overs)

LD Chandimal 8, TM Dilshan 0, HDRL Thirimanne 41, CK Kapugedera 38, AD Mathews 25*, TAM Siriwardana 15, MD Shanaka 2, NLTC Perera 6, DSNFG Jayasuriya 6*

TG Southee 1/25, CJ Anderson 1/15 , AF Milne 3/26, MJ McClenaghan 0/32, GD Elliott 0/18, MJ Santner 0/16, IS Sodhi 2/19