Cricket Highlights - Australia vs Sri Lanka 3rd T20I 2022
Watch the highlights of Australia vs Sri Lanka 3rd T20I 2022 - Sri Lanka tour of Australia 2022 played at Manuka Oval, Canberra on Feb 15, 2022.
Match: AUS vs SL 3rd T20I, Sri Lanka tour of Australia 2022
Date: Tuesday, February 15, 2022
Toss: Australia won the toss and opt to bowl
Venue: Manuka Oval, Canberra
Sri Lanka (Playing XI):
Danushka Gunathilaka, Pathum Nissanka, Charith Asalanka, Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal(w), Dasun Shanaka(c), Chamika Karunaratne, Jeffrey Vandersay, Dushmantha Chameera, Maheesh Theekshana, Nuwan Thushara
Australia (Playing XI):
Aaron Finch(c), Ben McDermott, Josh Inglis, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Matthew Wade(w), Daniel Sams, Ashton Agar, Mitchell Starc, Kane Richardson, Josh Hazlewood
Ashton Agar opened for the first time in T20I © Getty Images
In a low-scoring game in the third T20I, Kane Richardson claimed three wickets before Glenn Maxwell and Aaron Finch guided Australia to a comfortable six-wicket victory over Sri Lanka and an unbreakable 3-0 lead in the series.
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Sri Lanka scored 121-6 in 20 overs, with Dasun Shanaka leading the way with an unbeaten 39 off 38 balls, including five fours, Dinesh Chandimal with 25, and Pathum Nissanka with 16.
Australia's finest bowler Kane Richardson got three wickets for 21 runs in four overs, while Glenn Maxwell, Ashton Agar, and Josh Hazlewood each claimed one wicket.
Australia chased down 124-4 in 16.5 overs, with Glenn Maxwell top scoring with 39 off 26 balls, including three fours and two sixes and a strike rate of 150.
Aaron Finch hit 35 off 36 balls, including three fours, while Josh Inglis was unbeaten on 21.
Sri Lanka's top bowler Maheesh Theekshana got three wickets for 24 runs in four overs, while Jeffrey Vandersay claimed one wicket.
Kane Richardson named Player of the Match for his 3-wickets for 21 runs in 4-overs speed bowling assault.
- Australia chased 122 was their third lowest successful run-chase against Sri Lanka in T20 internationals.
- Sri Lanka's 121 was their fifth lowest score in the completed innings in T20 internationals.