Two of the cricket’s Old rivals will be taking on each other in one off Twenty20 International match at WACCA Perth. YOu can watch this match here, links will be available closer to start of the match here. Sril Lanka will play 1 T20 match in Australia and there will be 3 One Day International matches in the series. This short limited over Cricket tour starts on 31 October 2010 with Aussies taking on Sri Lanka before they get their act together for the upcoming and much anticipated Ashes in Australia.
Australian Limited over Captain Michael Clark will be hoping to get some wins underhis belt and get the confidence of wins as they are coming on the back of very poort indian tour. Now they will be preparing themselves for the big ashes test to come which going to be one hell of a event but before that they have a little matter of playing some cricket against Sri Lankans. Their tour has always been contrversial.
Date: 31 october 2010
Australia: 133/8 (20/20 ov)
Sri Lanka: 135/3 (16.3/20 ov)
Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets (with 21 balls remaining)
Australian Team- David Warner, Shane Watson, Brad Haddin , Michael Clarke, Cameron White, David Hussey, John Hastings, Steven Smith, Steve O’Keefe, Dirk Nannes, Peter Siddle.
Sri Lanka Team – Kumar Sangakkara , M. Jayawardene, T. Dilshan, Chamara Silva, Jeevan Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Chamara Kapugedara, Lasith Malinga, Dilhara Fernando, Nuwan Kulasekera, Suraj Randiv.