Asela Gunaratne of Sri Lanka (C) celebrates with teammates after scoring the winning run during the second Twenty20 cricket match between Australia and Sri Lanka. Pic/PTI
Geelong (Australia): A brilliant innings from Asela Gunaratne helped Sri Lanka seal a final-ball victory against Australia in the second T20I at the Geelongs Kardinia Park yesterday.
Asela Gunaratne of Sri Lanka celebrates scoring the winning run during the second Twenty20 cricket. Pic/PTI
Gunaratne’s unbeaten 84 off 46 deliveries saw Sri Lanka romp home by two wickets. Earlier, Moises Henriques’ unbeaten 56 guided Australia to a total of 173. Lanka’s Nuwan Kulasekara claimed figures of 4-31.