Arthur gives Australia team two-day break ahead of Super Eight clash with India

Last Updated: Sep 24, 2012, 16:16 PM IST

Colombo: Australia coach Mickey Arthur has given his players a two-day break after their two convincing victories in the Twenty20 World Cup group stage matches against Ireland and West Indies, and keeping in mind their crucial Super Eight clash with India on September 28 in Colombo.

Australia hammered Ireland by seven wickets, and then produced an excellent batting performance to overpower West Indies in a rain-shortened match at Colombo’s Premadasa Stadium on Saturday night.

According to the Sydney Morning Herald, Arthur has already sent some members of the squad departed on Sunday for sightseeing trip to the southern city of Galle.