Dilshan wins the toss, elects to bat first
Sri Lanka skipper Tillakaratne Dilshan has won the toss and elected to bat first against Australia in the second of two t20 Internationals at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Kandy.
Having cruised to victory in the first match on Saturday night, the Sri Lankan’s will be looking to complete a series victory with another dominate performance today.
The hosts have brought in Thisara Perera and Ajantha Mendis who replace Suranga Lakmal and Dhammika Prasad while Australia keep faith with the same line up from Saturday night.
Sri Lanka team - DPMD Jayawardene, TM Dilshan*, LD Chandimal, KC Sangakkara†, AD Mathews, BMAJ Mendis, MDK Perera, NLTC Perera, KMDN Kulasekara, HMRKB Herath, BAW Mendis.
Australia team - SR Watson, DA Warner, SE Marsh, DJ Hussey, CL White*, BJ Haddin†, SPD Smith, SNJ O'Keefe, JW Hastings, MG Johnson, B Lee.