Colombo: Sri Lanka have won the toss and decided to bat first in the first Semi-final against Pakistan at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo on Thursday.
Mahela Jayawardene regain captaincy. One change in both teams.
In SriLanka Akila Dananjaya misses out and in comes Rangana Herath, On other-hand Abdul Razzaq left out for Pakistan, he's been replaced by Sohail Tanvir.
Hafeez says he would have batted had he won the toss.
Sri Lanka Mahela Jayawardene (captain), Tilakratne Dilshan, Kumar Sangakkara (wk), Angelow Mathews, Jeevan Mendis, Lihuru Thirimanne, Thissara Perera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Lasith Malinga, Rangana Herath and Ajantha Mendis
Pakistan Mohammad Hafeez (captian), Imran Nazir, Nasir Jamshed, Kamran Akmal (wk), Shoaib Malik, Umar Akmal, Shahid Afridi, Umar Gul, Sohail Tanvir, Saeed Ajmal, Raza Hasan