Sri Lanka claims Gold at Asiad Games


Sri Lanka won the Gold medal for Asian Games Twenty20 Cricket Men's event, defeating Afghanistan in the Final.

Sri Lanka took on Afghanistan for the gold medal in the Finals.

Batting first, Sri Lanka scored 133 runs all out, with Lahiru Thirimanne top scoring with 57 runs.

Afghanistan who were chasing a target of 134, were bowled out for 65 runs in 17.4 overs , giving away Sri Lanka an easy 68 run victory.