Colombo, Oct 4 (IANS) Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jaywardene won the toss and elected to bat against Pakistan in the first semi-final of World Twenty20 cricket at the Premadasa Stadium here Thursday.
Both the teams have made a change each. Sri Lanka replaced Akila Dananjaya with Rangana Herath while Pakistan left out Abdul Razzaq for Sohail Tanvir.
Sri Lanka: Mahela Jayawardene (captain), Tillekaratne Dilshan, Kumar Sangakkara (wicket-keeper), Angelo Mathews, Jeevan Mendis, Lahiru Thirimanne, Thisara Perera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Lasith Malinga, Rangana Herath, Ajantha Mendis.
Pakistan: Mohammad Hafeez (captain), Imran Nazir, Nasir Jamshed, Kamran Akmal (wicketkeeper), Shoaib Malik, Umar Akmal, Shahid Afridi, Umar Gul, Sohail Tanvir, Saeed Ajmal, Raza Hasan.