Australia beat Sri Lanka by 9 wickets in 2nd T20I at the GABBA

David Warner 60*
©Reuters
 

Australia completely outplayed sri Lanka in the 2nd T20I, at the GABBA , winning by the convincing margin of 9 wickets.

Match Summary

Australia 118 – 1

Sri Lanka 117 all out

Result - Australia win by 9 wickets

Scorecard

Electing to bat first, Sri Lanka were bundled out for just 117 in 19 overs with Ashton Agar, Pat Cummins, Adam Zampa and Billy Stanlake doing the damage with the ball for Australia.

In reply, although Australia lost Aaron Finch, caught behind (bowled Malinga) first ball for 0, they went on to a convincing win with Steve Smith 53* and David Warner 60* bringing them home.

 

 

Match Details

Australia - Aaron Finch(c), David Warner, Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Ashton Turner, Alex Carey(wk), Ashton Agar, Pat Cummins, Kane Richardson, Adam Zampa, Billy Stanlake

Sri Lanka - Kusal Perera(wk), Niroshan Dickwella, Kusal Mendis, Avishka Fernando, Danushka Gunathilaka, Dasun Shanaka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Isuru Udana, Lasith Malinga(c), Lakshan Sandakan, Nuwan Pradeep

Start Time: 08:10

Toss: Sri Lanka won the toss and decided to bat

Venue: Brisbane Cricket Ground, Brisbane

Officials: Gerard Abood, Paul Wilson, Shawn Craig, Phillip Gillespie, Javagal Srinath


©Cricket World 2019