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Australia vs Sri Lanka RESULTS (t20)

Australia vs Sri Lanka Match Result (T20)

| 1st T20I, Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Melbourne | 17 February, 2017

Toss won by Sri Lanka (decided to bowl)

Sri Lanka beat Australia by 5 wickets

Man of the Match: Asela Gunaratne

Match Notes

Australia Innings

M Klinger(AUS), A Turner(AUS), B Stanlake(AUS) and V Sanjaya(SL) makes their T20I debut

Mandatory power play (1-6): Australia 47/0

Australia 50/0 in 6.4 overs

1st wkt Partnership: 50 of 40 balls between A Finch (18) and M Kilnger (31)

Aaron Finch completes 1000 runs in T20I

T Head dropped on 4 by U Tharanga in 12.1 overs

Australia 100/2 in 14.0 overs

Australia 150/3 in 18.1 overs

Innings Break: Australia 168/6 in 20.0 overs

Sri Lanka Innings

Sri Lanka 50/1 in 4.2 overs

2nd wkt Partnership: 50 of 29 balls between N Dickwella (18) and D Munaweera (25)

Mandatory power play (1-6): Sri Lanka 62/1

A Gunaratne dropped on 11 by A Finch in 12.1 overs

Sri Lanka 101/3 in 12.2 overs

4th wkt Partnership: 50 of 33 balls between A Gunaratne (38) and M Siriwardana (14)

A Gunaratne maiden T20I fifty: 50 runs in 34 balls (7x4) (0x6)

Sri Lanka 150/3 in 16.5 overs

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 4493 125
2 South Africa 3767 111
3 England 4497 105
4 New Zealand 3114 97
5 Australia 3294 97
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