Match: Sri Lanka vs Australia, ODI match 3 of 5
Date: 19th June 2022
Time: 02:30 PM IST
Venue: R Premadasa Cricket Stadium
Pitch Condition: The pitch at Premadasa Cricket Stadium has a flat pitch which is favorable for the batters a lot. The ball stays low here, and the spinners tend to change the game’s path in the middle overs. Most of the games here were high-scoring affairs.
Sri Lanka vs Australia – Probable XI Squad
Sri Lanka: Dasun Shanaka (c), Kusal Mendis (wk), Danushka Gunathilaka, Pathum Nissanka, Dhananjaya de Silva, Charith Asalanka, Maheesh Theekshana, Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Dunith Wellalage
Australia: Aaron Finch (c), Alex Carey (wk), David Warner, Steven Smith, Josh Hazlewood, Marnus Labuschagne, Ashton Agar, Mitchell Marsh, Pat Cummins, Glenn Maxwell, Pat Cummins, Matthew Kuhnemann
Team Performance in the Past Matches
Australia has won 8 matches out of 11 ODIs against Sri Lanka which should give them confidence. while Sri Lanka won only 1 match against them. Glenn Maxwell with 332 fantasy points and Aaron Finch with 300 points are the highest fantasy points scorers for Australia.
In their previous match, Sri Lanka defeated Australia by 26 runs. Sri Lanka will be eager to bounce back again to achieve a great position against Australia and give themselves something to smile about in these hard times. Wanindu Hasaranga who scored 372 fantasy points and Kusal Mendis with 244 fantasy points were the highest fantasy points scorers for Sri Lanka.
Face to Face
Both teams played 99 matches against each other. Out of these, Australia has won 62 matches while Sri Lanka has won only 33 matches.
Both teams are on a tie (1-1) in the current ODI series.
Bowlers of both teams have earned the most fantasy points for their respective teams so far.
Here our experts at FCL are giving a prediction for the coming match. Hope you could find it helpful in any means.
Wicket-Keepers: Alex Carey, Kusal Mendis.
Batsmen: David Warner, Steven Smith, Aaron Finch, Charith Asalanka.
All-Rounders: Mitchell Marsh, D Silva.
Bowlers: Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins, Dhushmantha Chameera.
Captain: David Warner.
Vice-Captain: D Silva.
Wicket-Keepers: Kusal Mendis.
Batsmen: Pathum Nissanka, David Warner, Steven Smith, Travis Head.
All-Rounders: D Silva, Glenn Maxwell.
Bowlers: Josh Hazlewood, Chamika Karunaratne, Dhushmantha Chameera, Mathew Kuhnemann.
Captain: Pathum Nissanka.
Vice-Captain: Josh Hazlewood.
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