Today India plays against Sri Lanka for the ICC World T20 final trophy at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka. The final match kicks of at 7.00 pm IST. Google homepage is marked by a doodle for the final match.
India remains unbeaten in the series and is set to be an interesting contest.The Sri Lankans have lost in the final of four global ICC tournaments over the past seven years. Now they have a chance to emulate Arjuna Ranatunga’s side of 1996, which won the World Cup on the Indian sub-continent.
It is the third World Twenty20 final for Sri Lanka, which lost to Pakistan in 2009 and to the West Indies in 2012. Sri Lanka has also lost in the final of the World Cup twice in recent years — to Australia in 2007 and to India in 2011. For its part, South Africa failed to win either title despite making the semifinals of the World Cup three times.
The same match will also be farewell for Sri-Lankan skipper Kumar Sangakara, who has already announced the retirement from the T20 format after the end of this tournament. It shows a bowler coming in to bowl, an image of the crowd cheering, a batsman playing a pull shot, wickets being disturbed by a delivery, a bowler appealing and a hand holding a ball. It sums up all the ingredients of a final of a major tournament.
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