SL-U23 VS AF-U23: Batting first after winning the toss, the hosts posted the mammoth 325 runs target on the board with the help of four fifties coming from Avishka Fernando (56), Hasitha Boyagoda (80), Kamindu Mendis (75) and Shammu Ashan (57*).
Put into bat, India gave 282 runs target to Afghanistan with the help of much crucial 105 runs knock from Deepak Hooda. Fazal Haque bagged three wickets while Karim Janat returned with two for Afghanistan.
SL-U23 VS AF-U23 Team News
- Sri Lanka might come out unchanged.
- Afghanistan can tinker their batting line up.
SL-U23 VS AF-U23 PLAYING 11
SL-U23 Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – Sandun Weerakkody
Batsmen – Asela Gunaratne, Hasitha Boyagoda, Shammu Ashan, Avishka Fernando
All-rounder – Charith Asalanka (c), Chamika Karunaratne, Kamindu Mendis
Bowlers – Jeffrey Vandersay, Asitha Fernando, Shehan Madushanka
AF-U23 Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – Rahmanullah Gurbaz
Batsmen – Najibullah Zadran (c), Ihsanullah Janat, Nasir Jamal, Darwish Rasooli,
All-rounder – Shahidullah Kamal, Karim Janat,
Bowlers – Qais Ahmad, Wafadar, Fazal Haque, Zahir Khan
SL-U23 VS AF-U23 SQUADS
Sri Lanka– Sandun Weerakkody (wk), Kamindu Mendis, Nishan Madushka, Chamika Karunaratne, Jeffrey Vandersay, Charith Asalanka (c), Shammu Ashan, Asitha Fernando, Hasitha Boyagoda, Lasith Ambuldeniya, Avishka Fernando, Shehan Madushanka, Jehan Daniel, Nishan Peiris
Afghanistan– Qais Ahmad, Najibullah Zadran (c), Zia-ur-Rehman, Nasir Jamal, Ihsanullah Janat, Shahidullah Kamal, Zahir Khan, Ikram Ali Khil (wk), Karim Janat, Ibrahim Zadran, Wafadar, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Azmatullah Omarzai, Darwish Rasooli, Fazal Haque