David Warner. (Source: Twitter)

On Thursday, Australia defeated Sri Lanka by 7 wickets in the Group-1 match of the Super-12 stage of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 to register their second consecutive win in the current tournament. The match was played at the International Cricket Stadium in Dubai, in which Australia won the toss and decided to bowl first.

Batting first, Sri Lanka scored 154 runs for the loss of 6 wickets in the allotted 20 overs, in response, Australia scored 155 runs in 17 overs for the loss of 3 wickets and achieved the target with 18 balls and 7 wickets remaining. .

David Warner (65) scored a brilliant half-century in this explosive victory of Australia. At the same time, in the bowling, star spinner Adam Zampa took 2 wickets while spending 12 runs in 4 overs. Apart from them, Mitchell Starc and Pete Cummins also got 2-2 wickets.

Australia had earlier defeated South Africa, while Sri Lanka won the match against Bangladesh.