Kumar Sangakkara struck a dazzling half-century (59) to power Sri Lanka to 206/7 in the second T20 against India at Mohali on Saturday.
Sri Lanka wins toss, elect to bat
Mohali: Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara won the toss and elected to bat against Sri Lanka in the second T20 at Mohali on Saturday.
India have made three changes in their line up. Sudeep Tyagi and Ravindra Jadeja replaced Ashok Dinda and Pragyan Ojha. Rohit Sharma, who hurt his shoulder while fielding in the first game, made way for Dinesh Karthik.
Sri Lanka dropped Muthumudalige Pushpakumara, the off-spinning all-rounder, in favour of medium-pace all-rounder, Kaushalya Weeraratne.
Sri Lanka won the first Twenty20 game in Nagpur by 29 runs.
India (Playing XI): Gautam Gambhir, Virender Sehwag, Suresh Raina, Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni(w/c), Dinesh Karthik, Yusuf Pathan, Ishant Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, Sudeep Tyagi, Ashish Nehra
Sri Lanka (Playing XI): Tillakaratne Dilshan, Sanath Jayasuriya, Kumar Sangakkara(w/c), Mahela Jayawardene, Chamara Kapugedera, Angelo Mathews, Kaushalya Weeraratne, Chinthaka Jayasinghe, Nuwan Kulasekara, Dilhara Fernando, Lasith Malinga