In 2nd and final T2o match, Sri Lanka scored 157-9 in 20 overs with Mahela Jayawardene scoring 86 at Pallekele International Stadium. In reply Australia managed just 149-9 in 20 overs.
Brief Score: Sri Lanka 157 for 9 (Jayawardene 86, Hastings 3-14, Lee 3-39) ; Australia 149 for 9 (Watson 57, Mendis 6-16)
Spinner Ajantha Mendis became the first bowler to take six wickets in a Twenty20 international to lead Sri Lanka to a sensational win against Australia in the second match and win the two-match series 2-0.
Mendis had a spell of six for 16 to help Sri Lanka earn an eight-run win.
Australia appeared to be coasting having scored 71 runs by the sixth over, with Shane Watson hitting five sixes and six boundaries for 57 runs off just 24 balls, but Mendis pulled the hosts back into the game with quick wickets.