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Australia put SL in to bat

2013-01-28 11:03

Melbourne - Australia won the toss and asked Sri Lanka to bat in the final Twenty20 international at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Monday.

Sri Lanka, the top-ranked side in the 20-over game, won the opening match by five wickets at the Sydney Olympic Stadium on Saturday.

Teams

Australia:

George Bailey (captain), David Warner, Aaron Finch, Sean Marsh, Adam Voges, Matthew Wade, Glenn Maxwell, James Faulkner, Mitchell Starc, Xavier Doherty, Ben Laughlin

Sri Lanka:

Angelo Mathews (captain), Kushal Perera, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Dinesh Chandimal, Mahela Jayawardene, Jeevan Mendis, Thisara Perera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Ajantha Mendis, Lasith Malinga, Akila Dannajaya

Umpires: Simon Fry (AUS), John Ward (AUS)

TV Umpire: Paul Reiffel (AUS)

Match referee: Javagal Srinath (IND)

AFP