SL 171/7 vs. Ireland in T-20 WC game
Sri Lanka scored 171 for seven against Ireland in their men’s T-20 World Cup 2021 first round group A encounter in Abu Dhabi.
After being invited to bat first, the Sri Lankans were three down for five runs at one stage.
However, fifties by Wanindu Hasaranga (off 47 deliveries with one six and 10 fours) and opener Pathum Nissanka 61(off 47 deliveries with one six and six fours) helped their team to a good score.
Skipper Dasun Shanaka also contributed a quick-fire 21 off 11 deliveries with one six and two fours.
In bowling for Ireland, Josh Little captured four wickets for 23.