Australia vs Sri Lanka (t20)

Australia vs Sri Lanka Match Result (T20)

2nd T20I, Simonds Stadium, Geelong 19 February, 2017

Toss won by Sri Lanka (decided to bowl)

Sri Lanka beat Australia by 2 wickets

Man of the Match: Asela Gunaratne

Sri Lanka Squad

Asela Gunaratne, Chamara Kapugedera, Upul Tharanga, Angelo Mathews, Seekkuge Prasanna, Thisara Perera, Dinesh Chandimal, Kusal Mendis, Kusal Perera, Niroshan Dickwella, Lakshan Sandakan, Lasith Malinga, Nuwan Kulasekara, Nuwan Pradeep, Suranga Lakmal

Australia Squad

Aaron Finch, Chris Lynn, David Warner, Steven Smith, Travis Head, Glenn Maxwell, John Hastings, Marcus Stoinis, Moises Henriques, Matthew Wade, Adam Zampa, James Pattinson, Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins

Pitch Report

The pitch looks to be a good one for batting.

SWOT Analysis

AustraliaSri Lanka
StrengthStrong top orderGood bowling attack
WeaknessInexperienced middle orderInconsistency
OpportunitiesTo level the 3-match T20I series 1-1To continue their winning momentum and to seal the T20I series
ThreatsUpul Tharanga, Nuwan KulasekaraMoises Henriques, Pat Cummins

Head to Head

AustraliaSri Lanka
Matches won47
Home Wins02
Away Wins24
Highest Innings Score263 on Tuesday, September 06, 2016198 on Saturday, August 06, 2011
Lowest Innings Score133 on Sunday, October 31, 201087 on Sunday, May 09, 2010

Top Performers

AustraliaSri Lanka
Highest Total Chased128 on Friday, September 09, 2016168 on Friday, February 17, 2017
Lowest Total Defended168 on Sunday, May 09, 2010157 on Monday, August 08, 2011
Most Prolific BatsmanDavid Warner - 230 RunsTillakaratne Dilshan - 252 Runs
Highest Individual Score145 by Glenn Maxwell On Tuesday, September 06, 2016104 by Tillakaratne Dilshan On Saturday, August 06, 2011
Most Successful BowlerBrett Lee - 8 WicketsAjantha Mendis - 10 Wickets
Best Bowling Analysis4/20 by Stuart Clark On Thursday, September 20, 20076/16 by Ajantha Mendis On Monday, August 08, 2011

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 4983 122
2 South Africa 4020 109
3 Australia 5302 108
4 England 5071 101
5 Pakistan 3494 97
FULL Ranking