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Australia beat Sri Lanka by 64 runs

09:35 AM | 8 Mar, 2015
Australia beat Sri Lanka by 64 runs
SYDNEY (Web Desk) - Australia, on Sunday, defeated Sri Lanka by 64 runs, in pool A match during the ongoing cricket world cup 2015, when Lankans failed to chase the target of 377 runs in Sydney cricket ground.

Sri Lanka's experienced Sangakara thrashed Aussies with 107 runs but the whole team collapsed during 47 over of the innings falling 64 runs short of the target. Dilshan and Chandimal managed to score 62 and 52 runs respectively despite 6 batsmen failed to get into double figures.

Australia's Faulkner ousted three Lankans, whereas Starc and Johnson supported him by picking two wickets each.

When Aussies opened batting, Finch and Warner hardly stood at the crease and were bowled out at 41 runs in 9th over of the innings. Later on Smith, Clarke, Maxwell and Watson contributed 72, 68, 102 and 67 runs respectively to lift a big target.

Malinga and Perera both picked 2 wickets whereas Mathews, Dilshan and Parasanna managed for one wicket each.

Earlier, Australia won the toss and chose to bat in the crunch World Cup Pool A game against Sri Lanka at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Sunday.

The 1996 winners Sri Lanka lead the Aussies by one point in the group standings and a win would clinch second spot in the pool behind leaders New Zealand.

Shane Watson returned to Australia's line-up, batting at No.6 for Mitchell Marsh after he was dropped for the last win over Afghanistan, while spinner Xavier Doherty will get his first start in the tournament for paceman Josh Hazlewood.

Sri Lanka made three changes, with leg-spinner Seekkuge Prasanna, batsman Upul Tharanga and all-rounder Sachithra Senanayake coming in for the injured duo Dimuth Karunaratne and Rangana Herath, with Suranga Lakmal also left out.


Pakistani rupee rate against US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Riyal - Check 14 April forex rates

Pakistani currency remains unchanged against US dollar and other currencies in open market on April 14, 2024.

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

On Sunday, the US dollar was being quoted at 277.5 for buying and 280.5 for selling.

Euro was quoted at 299.95 for buying and 302.9 for selling while British Pound stands at 349.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.45 and Saudi Riyal's new rates was at 73.30. 

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 14 April 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.5 280.5
Euro EUR 299.95 302.9
UK Pound Sterling GBP 349.5 353
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.45
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.3 74.05
Australian Dollar AUD 182.7 184.5
Bahrain Dinar BHD 739.38 747.38
Canadian Dollar CAD 204 206.2
China Yuan CNY 38.45 38.85
Danish Krone DKK 40.45 40.85
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.57 35.92
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.86
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 903.91 912.91
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.92 59.52
New Zealand Dollar NZD 167.63 169.63
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.38 25.68
Omani Riyal OMR 722.1 730.1
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.35 77.05
Singapore Dollar SGD 206 208
Swedish Korona SEK 25.72 26.02
Swiss Franc CHF 307.11 309.61
Thai Bhat THB 7.61 7.76


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