T20 WORLD CUP: Stoinis firing knock.. Australia comfortably won against Sri Lanka in the T20 World Cup..

Sri Lankan batsman Charith Asalanka scored 38 runs off 25 balls as Sri Lanka scored 157 runs for the loss of 6 wickets in the allotted 20 overs. Sri Lankan batsman Pathum Nisanka made a respectable score of 40 runs. Australian bowlers Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Starc, Ashton Agar..

T20 WORLD CUP: Stoinis firing knock.. Australia comfortably won against Sri Lanka in the T20 World Cup..

Marcus Stoinis, Australian Cricketer

After losing against New Zealand in the opening match of the T20 World Cup Super 12, the visiting Australia team won another Super 12 match against Sri Lanka on Tuesday, October 25. Australia faced Sri Lanka in their second match of the Super-12 Group 1. Aussies beat Sri Lanka comfortably with Marcus Stoinis’ firing knock. Marcus Stoinis scored an unbeaten 59 off just 18 balls. In this match held at the Perth Stadium in Australia, the Australian team won against Sri Lanka by 7 wickets. After losing the toss and batting first, Sri Lanka scored 157 runs for the loss of 6 wickets in the allotted 20 overs. The Aussie team, which entered the ring with a target of 158 runs, played consistently and hit the target in 16.3 overs. David Warner was dismissed by Mahesh Thikshan at the team’s score of 26 runs. Mitchell Marsh, who came next, scored 18 runs and Glenn Maxwell scored 23 runs to reach the pavilion. Opener Finch and Stoinis hit the target with 3.3 overs remaining.

Earlier Sri Lankan batsman Charith Asalanka scored 38 runs off 25 balls as Sri Lanka scored 157 runs for the loss of 6 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs. Sri Lankan batsman Pathum Nisanka made a respectable score of 40 runs. Australian bowlers Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Starc, Ashton Agar, Glenn Maxwell and Pat Cummins took one wicket each. In the match against Sri Lanka, Australian captain Aaron Finch won the toss and chose to field.

Australia opened their account of victories in the T20 World Cup with a win over Sri Lanka after New Zealand lost in the first match. As Sri Lanka won the match against Ireland, Sri Lanka, which has played two matches so far, also won one match.

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