Saturday, 15 September 2012

India vs Sri Lanka Warm-up Match: India won by 26 runs

Today, Warm-up match between India and Sri Lanka was on high. Sri Lanka who won the first match against West Indies comprehensively by 9 wickets but they didn't make it against India this time. Indian other hand lost match against New Zealand in India.

India won the toss and elected to bat first and they did their best but in the opening Gambhir got hurt on wrist and he was retired hurt. After that wicket was falling other end. Dhoni comes to the rescue and got the half century with Rohit Sharma played well. After all India got the 146 runs in 20 overs with the fall of 5 wickets.

Sri Lanka started not well and they lost early wickets. Sangakkara played steady inning of 32 runs and other added with twenties and thirties but not enought. Irfan Pathan proved himself with good fighing finish of 5 for 25 runs. Sri Lanka was all out for 120 runs in 19.3 overs.

See the Scorecard of India vs Sri Lanka Warm-up Match

Toss: India won the toss & elected to bat
India Score: 146/5 (20)
Sri Lanka Score: 120 (19.3)
Match Result: India won by 26 runs
Stadium: P Sara Oval, Colombo
Umpires: SJ Davis (Australia) and SJA Taufel (Australia)
Reserve umpire: BF Bowden (New Zealand)


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