Cricket World Cup T20 2021: Australia beat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets in match 22 of the T20 World Cup this year 2021. Another piece of good news with this victory is that the form of the team’s veteran starter, David Warner, has also returned. In the match, he played a major role in the team’s victory by scoring an incredible half century. With this victory, Australia has won two matches in a row.
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Australia won the toss and chose to go bowling. Adam Zampa from Australia was the best player. He also took 2 wickets for just 12 runs in 4 overs. Apart from him, Pat Cummins and Mitchell Starch also took 2 wickets each. From Sri Lanka, Kusal Perera and Aslanka each scored 35, while Bhanuka Rajapaksa scored 33 runs. On the basis of which Sri Lanka managed to score 154 runs.
Warner’s bat flashed
Pursuing a 155-run goal, Australia’s starter David Warner put in an excellent performance to score 65 in 10 fours. Captain Finch scored 37 and Smith scored 28 no-outs to seal the victory. From Sri Lanka, Vanindu Hasaranga took 2 wickets and Captain Shanaka took 1 wicket. But in the end, Australia won by 7 wickets.
What is the status of Group 1?
The Super 12 consists of two groups: England, Australia, West Indies, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and South Africa. In this, England has surpassed both the West Indies and Bangladesh. You have 4 points on your account. After that, Australia has now reached second position with two wins over Sri Lanka. They are lagging behind, as their net rate is lower than England’s. South Africa and Sri Lanka won the match 1-1 and finished third and fourth respectively. After losing both matches, Bangladesh and the West Indies are in fifth and sixth position respectively.