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Sri Lanka is coming up against Australia (SL vs AUS) in the 3rd ODI of the five match series on June 19th at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo.
The host showed a brilliant fight in the 2nd ODI to grab a win out of nowhere in a rain interrupted game. Sri Lanka scored a modest total but it proved to be enough on a tricky pitch at Pallekele. Every Sri Lanka batters got a start but could not capitalize to make it big. Defending the total, the Sri Lankan spinners brought their side back, before the pace battery sealed the deal to level the series 1-1.
Australia showed a great performance with the ball, with Pat Cummins leading from the front as the paceman finished with a 4fer which helped Australia to restrict at just 220. Chasing 220, Warner gave the visitors a very good start. They got a total of 216 after the rain interruption through the DLS method and things started to change from there. Australia kept losing wickets and allowed Sri Lankan spinners to get into momentum. The pacers came back with short balls and removed the star man from the first ODI, Maxwell and the visitors fell 26 runs short of the target. However, there is nothing much to change for Australia as they will be eyeing to comeback in the third ODI and make it 2-1 going in to the 4th game in Colombo.
Sri Lanka will be looking to bounce back as the ODI series is a part of the ODI super league and they need crucial points to qualify directly to the 2023 mega event. Meanwhile, Australia are in a very good position, with 70 points in 13 games. They will be looking to go up the ladder with another win here to take 2-0 lead in the series.
In this article, our experts will share some of the best Sri Lanka vs Australia (SL vs AUS) Dream11 tips that you can use to create fantasy cricket teams on Dream11.
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Match: Sri Lanka vs Australia (SL vs AUS), 3rd ODI
Venue: R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo.
Date: June 19th at 2:30 PM IST
Telecast: Sony Sports Network and Sony LIV
SL Recent Form: WLWLW
AUS Recent Form: LWLLW
SL vs AUS Probable Playing XI
Sri Lanka Probable Playing XI: Pathum Nissanka, Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis (wk), Charith Asalanka, , Dhananjaya de Silva, Dasun Shanaka (c), Chamika Karunaratne Jeffrey Vandersay, Dunith Wellalage, Maheesh Theekshana, Dushmantha Chameera.
Australia Probable Playing XI: Aaron Finch (c), David Warner, Steve Smith, Marnus Labuschagne, Travis Head, Glenn Maxwell, Alex Carey (wk), Pat Cummins, Matt Kuhnemann, Mitchell Swepson, Josh Hazlewood
Average 1st Inning Score
R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo will be hosting the 3rd ODIs of the five ODI series. The last series played at this venue saw a first innings average of 262. It will be a fresh wicket for the 3rd ODI in Colombo and this will be the first game of the tour there. It keeps on slowing down and batters find it difficult with time. Team winning the toss should bowl first as the pitch is expected to remain the same in the second innings in the third ODI on a fresh wicket.
Batting First Won (Last five matches at this venue): 3
Batting Second Won (Last five matches at this venue): 2
Tie (Last five matches at this venue): 0
Head To Head
The two teams played 100 ODIs in the past. Australia won 62 of them in comparison to Sri Lanka’s 34.
SL vs AUS Dream11 Today Match Prediction and Fantasy Cricket Team
Small League Captain & Vice-Captain Choices
- Kusal Mendis
- Dunith Wella
Grand League Captain & Vice-Captain Choices
- Steve Smith
- Aaron Finch
SL vs AUS Match Prediction
Australia is expected to win this match.
Dream11 Grand League Tips for Sri Lanka (SL) vs Australia (AUS)
- We expect a win for AUS in this match, stack your teams with maximum players from Australia.
- Pick Steve Smith, David Warner, Glenn Maxwell and Matt Kuhnemann, Aaron Finch, Josh Hazlewood as a combination of captain and vice captain in your XI.
- Pick Josh Hazlewood as captain in one of your XIs.
- You can avoid Dushmantha Chameera in one of your XI who is a key player for SL but might not come good today.
- Prepare a few teams for the one-sided win of SL with Pathum Nissanka, Charith Asalanka, Chamika Karunaratne as captain and Dunith Wellalage, Kusal Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva vice captain.
- The pitch is expected to be easier for the batters batting in the top three. It has not been a wicket to chase lately. Pick at least three batters from the team batting first and most of the bowlers from the same team as they will bowl in the second innings.
SL vs AUS Fantasy Cricket Team Dream11
Wicket-Keeper: Kusal Mendis
Batters: Steve Smith, Charith Asalanka, Pathum Nissanka (c), Travis Head, Aaron Finch
All-Rounders: Glenn Maxwell, Dunith Wellalage (vc)
Bowlers: Josh Hazlewood, Maheesh Theekshana, Matt Kuhnemann
Wicket-Keeper: Kusal Mendis
Batters: Steve Smith (c), Charith Asalanka, Pathum Nissanka, Travis Head
All-Rounders: Glenn Maxwell (vc), Dunith Wellalage
Bowlers: Josh Hazlewood, Chamika Karunaratne, Pat Cummins, Matt Kuhnemann
We hope this article helped you find the best tips and predictions for the SL vs AUS Dream11 match.
Disclaimer: All our picks are based on an in-depth analysis of the stats between two playing teams. Please use these stats/teams as a reference for preparing your own teams.