Kusal Mendis’ classy half-century helped Sri Lanka in registering a 16-run win in their ICC Men’s T20 World Cup clash against the Netherlands in Geelong on Thursday after a disappointing start to their World Cup campaign. The Dasun Shanaka side confirmed their spot in the Super 12 phase as a result of this victory.
On the other hand, Ireland moved through to the Super 12 stage of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup and sent two-time champions West Indies crashing out with a dominant nine-wicket triumph over the Caribbean side in Hobart on Friday.
Suggested Playing XI for SL vs IRE Dream11 Fantasy Cricket prediction
Keeper – Kusal Mendis (vc)
Batsmen – Paul Stirling, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Pathum Nissanka
All-rounders – Wanindu HHasaranga (C), Gareth Delany, Curtis Campher
Bowlers – Mark Adair, Joshua Little, Maheesh Theekshana, Binuru Fernando
SL vs IRE Predicted Playing XIs
Sri Lanka: Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis (wk), Dhananjaya de Silva, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Charith Asalanka, Dasun Shanaka (c), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Lahiru Kumara, Binura Fernando and Maheesh Theekshana.
Ireland probable playing 11: Paul Stirling, Andrew Balbirnie (c), Lorcan Tucker (wk), Harry Tector, George Dockrell, Curtis Campher, Gareth Delany, Simi Singh, Mark Adair, Barry McCarthy and Joshua Little.