Sri Lanka beat West Indies; to face Pakistan in final

June 20th, 2009 - 2:54 am ICT by IANS  

London, June 20 (IANS) Sri Lanka qualified for the title clash of the World Twenty20 after they defeated the West Indies by 57 runs in the second semi-final at The Oval here Friday. In Sunday’s final at the Lord’s, Sri Lanka will face Pakistan.
Brief scores: Sri Lanka 158/5 in 20 overs (Tillakaratne Dilshan 96 not out, Sanath Jayasuriya 24; Dwayne Bravo 2/32). West Indies 101 all out in 17. 4 overs (Chris Gayle 63 not out; Angelo Matthews 3/16, Muttiah Muralitharan 3/29, Ajantha Mendis 2/9).

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