At Hove, May 18. Sri Lankans won by ten wickets. ‡Sussex 126-7 (20 overs) (M. W. Machan 63); Sri Lankans 128-0 (9.1 overs) (K. D. K. Vithanage 52*, T. M. Dilshan 73*).
Matt Machan hit 63 from 45 balls, but no one else passed 14; the Sri Lankan openers needed less than half the overs to knock off the target. Tillekeratne Dilshan faced only 31 balls, but hit 16 of them for four; Kithuruwan Vithanage collected five sixes.