Australia are all charged up to face Sri Lanka in the 3rd and final T20 of 3-match series at the R.Premadasa Stadium in Colombo, on Saturday.
The first two games of the series was won by the visitors after thrashing the Sri Lankan team by 10 wickets in first and by 3 wickets in second match. However, Australia won the first game very easily, but they struggled in the second but at last they managed to claim victory in the second match as well and secure the series.
Let’s dive into the AUS Vs SL Dream11 Prediction, Dream 11 Team Today, and match detail to learn more details below.
Match – 3 of 3 @ 7:00 PM IST
Venue – Pallekele International Stadium, Pallekele
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The teams will play with their full potential.
The pitch of Pallekele Stadium is known for high scoring games. The average score on this pitch is 175 runs. While the teams who opted to bat first first won 11 games out of 20, and the sides who chased won 7. So, the captain who won the toss would like to choose bat first, and we can expect a high scoring bonanza on Saturday.
AUS Vs SL Probable XI:
Aaron Finch (c), David Warner, Matthew Wade (wk), Steve Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Mitchell Marsh, Ashton Agar, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Jhye Richardson
Sri Lanka XI
Pathum Nissanka, Danushka Gunathilaka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa (wk), Charith Asalanka, Dasun Shanaka (c), Kusal Mendis, Chamika Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Maheesh Theekshana, Nuwan Thushara, Wanindu Hasaranga
Power Play scores:
Australian openers played spectacular innings in the first T20 and had chased the 129 runs target in just 14 overs. While in second T20 also they provided a good start to visitors. Considering their performances and caliber we can assume that team Australia can score somewhere in the range of 50-55 runs in the first 6 overs. While Sri Lanka openers need to stay on field to build a momentum to put huge total on board. Sri Lanka might score in the range of 45-50 during the power play overs.
Death Over scores:
Australian side has a bunch of solid power hitters in their line-up, and they can post 45-50 runs during the last four overs. While, Sri Lanka also have Dasun Shanaka and Wanindu Hasaranga who hold the ability to create big impact, and if they managed to do as per their calibre, so Sri Lanka might put 40-45 runs on board during the death overs.
Australian players are in good form and we expect them to score somewhere in the range of 190-200 if they batted first, while Sri Lanka might put 170-180 runs on board.
Who will win Today’s match between AUS Vs SL?
Australia are currently on 5th position on the ICC Men’s T20 team rankings, while Sri Lanka are on ninth. Considering the 1st T20 game result between these two giants, Australia are looking a clear winner in the second game of this 3-match T20 series.
In the first T20, the skipper Aaron Finch scored 61 off 40, while David Warner played a knock of 70 in 44 and chased the target in just 14 overs.
Aus Vs SL Fantasy League Playing 11
Here are the top 3 teams we have for you
|David Warner ©||9.5||Matthew Wade||8.5||Matthew Wade||8.5|
|Aaron Finch||9||Kusal Mendis||9||Mitchell Marsh (vc)||9.5|
|Danusha Gunathilaka||9||Bhanuka Rajapaksa||9||David Warner||9.5|
|Pathum Nissanka||8.5||David Warner (vc)||9||Aaron Finch ©||9|
|Bhanuka Rajapaksa||9||Aaron Finch||9||Danusha Gunathilaka||9|
|Matthew Wade||8.5||Steve Smith ©||8.5||Glenn Maxwell||9.5|
|Marcus Stoinis||9||Glenn Maxwell||9.5||Wanindu Hasaranga||9|
|Wanindu Hasaranga||9||Dasun Shanaka||9.5||Mitchell Starc||9|
|Mitchell Starc (vc)||9||Josh Hazlewood||9||Josh Hazlewood||9|
|Josh Hazlewood||9||Mitchell Starc||9||Dushmantha Chameera||9|
|Dushmantha Chameera||9||Dushmantha Chameera||9||Maheesh Theekshana||8.5|
AUS Vs SL Today Dream Prediction:
Australia are already high on confidence as they have already captured the series by defeating Sri Lanka in the first two T20Is and everyone are expecting them to clean sweep against Sri Lanka. While the host nation, are not a weak team either they can create a huge impact on their day as well. From Australia the players to watch for in the third and final T20 match would be Aaron finch and David Warner as batters, Mitchell Marsh and Glenn Maxwell as all-rounders, while Jhye Richardson and Kane Richardson will lead the bowling department.
From Sri Lankan side Charith Asalanka and Bhanuka Rajapaksa are the strongest batters to watch out for, followed by the wicket-keeper Kushal Mendis, Wanindu Hasaranga as all-rounder, and Dushmantha Chameera as the bowler.
**Disclaimer: Please note that the cricket match predictions are based on our analysis and they do not promise fixed results**