The unofficial practice games in the tournament are over. All teams expected to make it through to the Super Eights have done the same. The real battle begins now, with Sri Lanka taking on New Zealand in the first Super Eights clash at Pallekele.
Sri Lanka has today announced a 15-man squad led by Mahela Jayawardene for the ICC World T20 2012. The host nation of the World T20 Tournament has given a recall to mystery spinner Ajantha Mendis, who makes a national comeback after recovering from a back injury.