Have you ever thought about the most consistent team in T20 World Cup ?? It is none other than Sri Lankan Cricket Team. Winner of 2014 world cup and the only team to reach final thrice since the inaugural of T20 World Cup. At present the situation is a bit Different, They are one among those teams which are going to play qualifier to make into Top 12. Here we bring you some Interesting records which belong to the player from Sri Lankan national team.
Best Bowling Figure in An Innings- Ajantha Mendis
Known for his carrom ball, Ajantha Mendis has been one of the most successful bowlers in T20 World Cup. He is among those players with the most records in T20 World Cup. Mendis registered his best bowling figure against Zimbabwe on 18th September 2012 when he picked 6 wickets for 8 runs in 4 overs including two maiden overs. Zim was restricted to just 100 runs, Sri Lanka won the match by 82 runs.
Most Matches in T20 World Cup- T.Dilshan
One of the most consistent players of the most consistent team in the T20 World Cup is Tillakaratne Dilshan. He holds the record of playing the most number of matches in the T20 World Cup. He has represented his national side in 35 matches from (2007-2016). He has scored 897 Runs at an average of 30.93 with an SR of 124.06. Dilshan Registered his high score in the world cup of 96* against the West Indies in 2009. He also won the man of the series trophy for his individual batting performances in the 2009 ICC World Twenty20 tournament.