Sri Lanka wins the First T20I match against Australia

Friday, 17 February 2017 - 17:48


Sri Lanka was able to record a resounding victory by 5 wickets in their first T20I match against Australia.

Australia batted first and scored 168 runs for the loss of 6 wickets in their alloted 20 overs. 

A J Finch made a score of 43 with 2 sixers and 2 boundaries in 34 balls.

Sri Lanka in their run chase against Australia scored 172 runs for 5 wickets by the end of 20 overs.

D A S Gunaratne played a cameo role in scoring 51 runs with 7 boundaries in 35 balls to take Sri Lanka side to victory.

E M D Y Munaweera scored 44 runs with 6 boundaries.