In the T20 World Cup Super 12 stage match, Sri Lanka defeated Afghanistan by 6 wickets. In the match played at The Gaba Stadium, Afghanistan won the toss and decided to bat first and scored 144 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in the allotted 20 overs, Rahmanullah Garbaz scored 28 runs, Usman Ghani scored 27 runs.
Sri Lanka defeated Afghanistan by 6 wickets | ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022
Sri Lanka achieved the target of 145 runs with 9 balls to spare for the loss of 4 wickets. Teams of Afghanistan and Sri Lanka, included in Group 1, have played four matches each, out of which Sri Lanka won 2 matches and lost 2 matches, Afghanistan has not won any match so far. Afghanistan’s two matches have gone without a result, due to which they have two points in their account, while Sri Lanka are third in Group 1 with 4 points. With five five points, New Zealand is first and Australia is second, England is fourth with three points and Ireland is fifth.