A video preview of Sri Lanka's encounter against Zimbabwe in the opening encounter of the T20 World Cup in Sri Lanka.


Zimbabwe are placed at number eight in ICC T20 Rankings, two spots ahead of Australia.

In the 2009 edition of the tournament, the African side were responsible for ousting Australia from the tournament.

The team plays warm-up matches against Ireland and Bangladesh on Thursday and Saturday respectively, beforetaking on hosts Sri Lanka in the tournament opener on September 18 at Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium in Hambantota.