Watch SL vs PM XI highlights today – Tour Match 20/20 from Manuka Oval, Canberra (Australia) Wednesday 15th February 2017. After playing back to back series now Sri Lanka got their best t20 team because they recently won t20 series against South Africa in South Africa now today they blasted again and won the tour match. SD Heazlett from Prime Minister’s XI scored 58 runs off 37 balls with the help of smashing four 4s and three 6s.
AC Voges* tried his best with scoring 54 runs off 31 deliveries with four 4s and a maximum. JRMWS Bandara took three wickets. N Dickwella† opener of the Sri Lankan team scored 47 runs off 26 balls, WU Tharanga* also scored 47 runs off 33 balls not out, EMDY Munaweera 32 and TAM Siriwardana 25.
Toss: Sri Lanka won the toss & chose to bowl first.
Sri Lanka team
N Dickwella†, WU Tharanga*, EMDY Munaweera, DAS Gunaratne, TAM Siriwardana, CK Kapugedera, S Prasanna, SL Malinga, I Udana, MD Shanaka, JRMWS Bandara.
Minister’s XI team
DJM Short, JA Burns, SD Heazlett, HWR Cartwright, AT Carey†, AC Voges*, JJS Sangha, AJ Nair, DJ Worrall, HTRY Thornton, HNA Conway.
Prime Minister’s XI 169/6 (20/20 ov)
Sri Lanka 170/5 (17.1/20 ov)
Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)
Match Timings: 19:15 local (08:15 GMT)
Sri Lanka tour of Australia, Tour Match Highlights
Sri Lanka tour of Australia – Tour match
Twenty20 match | 2016/17 season
Played at Manuka Oval, Canberra
15 February 2017 – day/night match (20-over match)
Vikum Sanjaya, who is uncapped at the international level, staked his claim for a spot in Sri Lanka’s XI in the first T20I against Australia on Friday with 3 for 26.
Niroshan Dickwella and Upul Tharanga then slashed 70 runs off the target by the end of the Powerplay. The stand ended when Nair had Dickwella caught behind for 47. Upul Tharanga, who was assisted by useful contributions from Dilshan Munaweera (32) and Milinda Siriwardana (25), stayed till the end to guide his team home.
Umpires – AR Crozier and SJ Nogajski
Match referee – SJA Taufel