Sri Lanka defeat Australia in T20 Series with 2-1

3 T20 match series between Australia and Sri Lanka, Australian team finally won by 41 runs against Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka team has already won the two matches in this series. As a result, despite losing in the final match the series win by Sri Lanka with 2-1.



The final match of the series, Sri Lanka won the toss and decided to field first, but that decision was bad for Sri Lanka. Opting to bat first, dashing Aussie batting 187 runs in 20 overs for the loss of 6 wickets casts. The Aussie skipper Klinger openers Finch and brilliant partnership of 79 runs. Klinger scored highest 62 runs off 43 balls and Aaron Finch 32-ball 53 runs in the innings. Dunk and Haid 28 and 30 runs on the scoreboard. Sri Lankan bowlers Shnaka and Malinga took 2-2 wickets, where Prasanna took only one wicket.

In reply, Sri Lanka stood to chase in front of the huge target of 188 runs, Which they failed to achieve. Sri Lanka got All-out on 146 in 18 overs. Opener Dilshan (37) and middle-order Milinda  (35) only two players manage the scorecard. Six players of Sri Lankan team could not cross the double figures.