Printed on: Oct 27, 2021
Australia will tackle Sri Lanka in match quantity 22 of the T20 World Cup 2021 on the Dubai Worldwide Cricket Stadium on Thursday. The match shall be performed as a part of the Group 1 encounters within the Tremendous 12 spherical. The sport shall be performed at 7:30 PM IST and 6:00 PM native time.
Australia have often been dominant over Sri Lanka throughout codecs. Nonetheless, the T20 World Cup is one occasion when Sri Lanka are former champions whereas Aussies’ greatest effort has been ending as finalists. In fact, the Lankans are usually not the drive they as soon as was whereas Australia too are usually not in peak form. This twist will solely add a component of intrigue to the unheralded rivalry.
Each Australia and Sri Lanka will go in having tasted spectacular wins of their opening Tremendous 12 encounters. The Aussies received the higher of an under-cooked Proteas by 5 wickets. Bowling first, the Australian pacers mixed to limit South Africa to 118 for 9. Leggie Adam Zampa additionally chipped in with two wickets, by no means permitting the South African batters any respiration area. Australia misplaced just a few early wickets within the chase however received residence with out a lot bother ultimately
Sri Lanka batted splendidly to chase down 172 towards Bangladesh. They might have been upset after their bowlers conceded over 170. Nonetheless, Charith Asalanka performed a splendid knock of 80 not out whereas Bhanuka Rajapaksa scored a high quality 53 to ease the Lankans previous the victory line.
Australia’s Predicted XI: David Warner, Aaron Finch (C), Mitchell Marsh, Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Matthew Wade (wk), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood
There shouldn’t be any change to Australia’s enjoying XI until there are some harm issues. The type of David Warner and Aaron Finch is perhaps starting to bother the think-tank although.
Sri Lanka’s Predicted XI: Kusal Perera (WK), Pathum Nissanka, Charith Asalanka, Avishka Fernando, Wanindu Hasaranga, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dasun Shanaka (C), Chamika Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Lahiru Kumara, Maheesh Theekshana
Sri Lanka could be hoping Maheesh Theekshana is match for the match towards the Aussies. The type of Kusal Perera and Avishka Fernando could be worrying them.
High fantasy picks for Australia vs Sri Lanka conflict: Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood, Steven Smith, Charith Asalanka, Lahiru Kumara, Wanindu Hasaranga
–Renin Wilben Albert