The in form batsman of the Lankan Lions, Kumar Sangakkara, once again played an important innings whereas their bowlers restricted Afghanistan within limits.
The young gun of Bangladesh, Mominul Haque, blasted an unbeaten hundred in the second innings and guided his team to a draw vs. Sri Lanka in the 2nd Test.
An excellent team performance led by Mahela Jayawardene and Rangana Herath guided Sri Lanka to a comprehensive win over Pakistan in the important semi final.
The powerful batting display led by Mahela Jayawardene disgraced the mighty West Indies by a huge margin as Sri Lanka flew towards the semi-final of the event.
South Africa defeated Sri Lanka by 32 runs in the final match of Group C and leads their pool after defeating both their opponents Zimbabwe and the Lankan Lions.
Ajantha Mendis crushed the batting line up of Zimbabwe single-handedly in the curtain raiser of the ICC World Twenty 20 as Sri Lanka won the match comfortably.