Mirpur : After winning the toss UAE opted to bowl first. Team Sri Lanka made 129 runs with the reliable batting of LD Chandimal and TM Dilshan, 50 and 27 runs respectively. All other batsmen failed to score.
UAE couldn’t face Sri Lankan’s bowling except SP Patil (37) and fall the wicket in regular interval.
UAE scored 115/9 in 20 overs and lost to the team Sri Lanka by 14 runs.
Sri Lankan Bowler SL Maliga declared Man of the match in the second show of Asia cup 2016 for getting 4 wickets in 4 over by giving 26 runs.
UAE showed a fair performance against a strong and experienced team.