Australia vs Sri Lanka 1st T20I 2022 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Australia vs Sri Lanka 1st T20I 2022

Watch the highlights of Australia vs Sri Lanka 1st T20I 2022 - Sri Lanka tour of Australia 2022 played at Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney on Feb 11, 2022.

Match: AUS vs SL 1st T20I, Sri Lanka tour of Australia 2022
Date: Friday, February 11, 2022
Toss: Sri Lanka won the toss and opt to bowl
Venue: Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney

Sri Lanka (Playing XI): 
Pathum Nissanka, Danushka Gunathilaka, Charith Asalanka, Avishka Fernando, Dinesh Chandimal(w), Dasun Shanaka(c), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Maheesh Theekshana, Binura Fernando

Australia (Playing XI): 
Aaron Finch(c), Ben McDermott, Josh Inglis, Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Matthew Wade(w), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood

Cricket Highlights - Australia vs Sri Lanka 1st T20I 2022

Australia cruised to a 20-run win against Sri Lanka through DLS method, taking a 1-0 lead in the opening T20I,  Ben McDermott's first half-century and Marcus Stoinis' attack before Josh Hazlewood's four-for and Adam Zampa's three-for.

Extended Highlights

Australia scored 149-9 in 20 overs, with Ben McDermott top scoring with 53 off 41 balls, including three sixes and two fours.


Marcus Stoinis scored 30 off 17 balls, including two sixes and two fours, for a strike rate of 176.47, while Josh Inglis scored 23 off 18 balls, including three fours.


Sri Lanka's finest bowler Wanindu Hasaranga grabbed three wickets, while Binura Fernando, Chamika Karunaratne, and Dushmantha Chameera each took two wickets.

Sri Lanka scored 122-8 in 19 overs - a revised DLS target of 143 from 19 overs owing to rain - with Pathum Nissanka leading the way with 36 off 37 balls, hitting five fours and a six.


With a strike rate of 156.25, Dinesh Chandimal scored an unbeaten 25 off 16 balls, including three fours and a six, and Charith Asalanka 16.


Australia's finest bowler Josh Hazlewood  got four wickets for 12 runs in four overs, Adam Zampa 3-18, and Par Cummins one wicket.


Adam Zampa named Player of the Match after a fantastic bowling effort in which he took three wickets for 18 runs in four overs.

Match stats:
  • 20-run victory was Australia's shortest in terms of runs against Sri Lanka in T20 internationals, with the previous tightest win by 41 runs being in Adelaide in 2017.
  • In T20 internationals, Australia's 149 was tied for fourth-lowest total in the completed innings against Sri Lanka.
  • Josh Hazlewood's 4 for 12 was the highest bowling numbers for Australia in T20Is and the best bowling statistics by an Australian bowler against Sri Lanka in T20Is, beating Stuart Clark's previous mark of 4 for 20 in Cape Town in 2002.
  • Sri Lanka's 122 was their lowest total in T20 internationals against Australia.
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