Zimbabwe Wins Toss, Fields Against Sri Lanka in World Twenty20

Zimbabwe won the toss and will field first against Sri Lanka in today’s opening match in cricket’s ICC World Twenty20 competition.

The Group C game in Hambantota, Sri Lanka, starts at 7:30 p.m. local time (2 p.m. GMT).

Tomorrow Australia plays Ireland in Group B, and Afghanistan meets India in Group A, both games in Colombo.

Defending champion England’s first game in Group A is against Afghanistan in Colombo on Sept. 21.

The top two in each of the four groups go through to a Super Eight stage, from which the top two teams in each pool advance to the semifinals. The final is in Colombo on Oct. 7.

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