T20 World Cup Live score: Zimbabwe elect to field vs Sri Lanka
Hosts Sri Lanka will look to break the jinx and get their hands on theT20 World Cup when the tournament bowls off.
The hosts will be hoping for a rousing start to their campaign when they take on Zimbabwe in the opening match of the tournament.
While Sri Lanka are the clear favourites, the African team are more than decent side in the shorter formats, and are capable of beating the best in business on their day. The World T20 gives them yet another opportunity to impress in the big arena.
Zimbabwe (Playing XI): Hamilton Masakadza, Vusi Sibanda, Brendan Taylor(w/c), Craig Ervine, Malcolm Waller, Elton Chigumbura, GraemeCremer, Prosper Utseya, Kyle Jarvis, Brian Vitori, Chris Mpofu
Sri Lanka (Playing XI): Dilshan Munaweera, Tillakaratne Dilshan, MahelaJayawardene(c), Kumar Sangakkara(w), Angelo Mathews, LahiruThirimanne, Thisara Perera, Jeevan Mendis, Nuwan Kulasekara, AjanthaMendis, Lasith Malinga