Sri Lanka Legends on Sunday (March 8, 2020) beat Australia Legends through 7 runs in the second one fit of the Highway Protection International Sequence 2020 on the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
Tilakratne Dilshad-led Sri Lanka Legends gained the toss and made up our minds to bat first. They put a complete of 161 for Eight of their 20-over quota.
Romesh Kaluwitharana who opened the innings with Dilshan scored 30 off 26 and middle-order batsman Chamara Kapugedera scored 28 off 18 to ensure their workforce reaches a decent general.
For Australia Legends, Xavier Doherty, Jason Krejza and Brad Hodge bagged two wickets each and every.
Whilst chasing, Brad Haddin’s Australia Legends could not get the beginning they sought after and misplaced 4 major wickets within the Obligatory energy play with scoring simply 30 runs.
The highest-Four could not even contact the double-digit determine.
Nathan Reardon, who virtually took away the sport from Sri Lanka Legends stood company at one finish and made positive he provides a tricky combat as he smashed 96 runs off 53 deliveries. He hit Five sixes and nine fours.
Chaminda Vaas opened the bowling assault for Sri Lanka Legends and pushed aside the opener Michael Klinger at the 3rd ball of the primary over of the innings.
Dilshan took two wickets in the second one over as he despatched Mark Cosgrove and Travis Bert again to the pavilion and grabbed his 3rd (Nathan Reardon) within the penultimate over of the fit.
Rangana Herath and Maharoof took two wickets each and every.
The 3rd fit within the sequence will probably be performed on March 10, 2020, when Sachin Tendulkar will lead the India Legends and Dilshan will attempt to proceed the type of his Sri Lanka Legends on the DY Patil Sports activities Academy in Mumbai.
Temporary rankings: Sri Lanka Legends 161/Eight in 20 overs R. Kaluwitharana 30(26) Kapugedera 28(18) B. Hodge 2-18 vs. Australia Legends 154/10 in 19.Five overs Nathan Reardon 96(53) Dilshan 3-35 R Herath 2-5