UAE elect to field against Lanka in Asia Cup

WEB DESK: United Arab Emirates (UAE) have won the toss and elected to field first against Sri Lanka in the second match of Asia Cup Twenty20 at Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium, Dhaka, on Thursday.

This will be the first T20 match between both the teams. UAE are the only associate team playing in this Asia Cup T20 event. They played qualifying round for Asia Cup T20 and beat Nepal, Hong Kong and emerging Afghanistan in the finals.

Sri Lanka Team

DSNFG Jayasuriya, TM Dilshan, LD Chandimal†, AD Mathews, TAM Siriwardana, CK Kapugedera, MD Shanaka, KMDN Kulasekara, HMRKB Herath, SL Malinga*, PVD Chameera

United Arab Emirates Team

Rohan Mustafa, Muhammad Kaleem, Mohammad Shahzad, Muhammad Usman, Shaiman Anwar, Amjad Javed*, Saqlain Haider, SP Patil†, Qadeer Ahmed, Ahmed Raza, Mohammad Naveed