SLC’s Head of Coaching Jerome Jayaratne predicts a highly motivated Sri Lankan XI to take on the Englishmen today.
Welagedara and Chandimal to be replaced by Thushara and Perera respectively.
Asian giants fight for a semi final berth in the ICC T20 World Cup.
England won by 3 wickets – New Zealand 149/6 (20 Overs) , England 153/7 (19.1 Overs)
Pakistan won by 11 runs – Pakistan 148/7 (20 Overs) , South Africa 137/7 (20 Overs)
Basnahira South won by 449 runs – Basnahira South 720 & 168/8d , Ruhuna 180 & 259 (61.3 ov)
Match drawn – Wayamba 258 (82.2 Overs) , Kandurata 322/3 (95.0 Overs)
Australia use sheer pace to beat Sri Lanka at Barbados – (Match Report Updated)
West Indies won by 14 runs – West Indies 169/6 (20 Overs) , India 155/9 (20 Overs)
Australia, who has had a great run in this year’s ICC T20 World Cup, will be wary, playing against one of the most talented teams in world cricket.
England won by 39 runs – England 168/7 (20 Overs) , South Africa 129 (19 Overs)
New Zealand won by 1 run – New Zealand 133/7 (20 Overs) , 132/7 (20 Overs)
Murali’s exit from the ICC World T20 is based on a groin injury which he suffered in the match against New Zealand.
Inoka Galegedara top scored with 25, inclusive of three boundaries, while Suvini de Alwis contributed to the cause with a run per ball 22
It is envisaged that Sanath Jayasuriya will open the batting, with Mahela Jayewardene for today’s game against West Indies.