After losing their initial match against New Zealand, Sri Lanka have showed some impeccable cricketing skills in the rest of the tournament, and now, they are all set to take on Scotland in a Pool A match at Bellerive Oval, Hobart.
The match has already begun, and as per latest updates, the islanders have won the toss and decided to bat first.
The match has no significance in determining the quarter finalists, as Sri Lanka has already affirmed their position in the top eight lineup.
Scotland are already out of the tournament, but still, they will be trying their best to mark a win in the tournament.
Sri Lanka is playing the match will three changes. Kusal Perera has been replaced by Chandimal, Upul Taranga and Sachithra goes out from the Sri Lankan playing eleven, and they have been replaced by Nuwan Kulasekhara and Chameera Dushmantha.
The decision to bat first by Angelow Mathews was quite surprising, as this pitch offers an initial swing and pace for the bowlers.
Live TV telecast and streaming info:
Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 4 is telecasting the match in India. The official website of Star Sports is live streaming the match for online viewers.
The match will be shown live by Sky Sports in United Kingdom and Ireland.
Follow the SL vs Scotland live scores here.
A win by Sri Lanka here may change their opponents in Quarter Finals, and this is the only significance of this match. All the top batsmen of Sri Lanka are in top form, and they have nothing to worry about.
Kumar Sangakkara and Dilshan will be their trump cards while they enter the ground. The team will be looking forward for a total above 320 as they begin their proceedings.