SL vs AUS 1st ODI 21st August 2016 Live Streaming Score Ball By Ball Highlights Result :- After tussling in the longer version of the Cricket, Sri Lanka, and Australian have worn the colored clothing for the 50 over Cricket. These two teams will play the white ball cricket when they will meet for the first ODI on August 21 at the R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo.
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Australia Team Preview
The world Bo. 1 team will wear the gold with a single motive to turn the table and to take revenge for the whitewash in the Test Cricket. The Steven Smith led side, is the completely different team when it comes to ODI cricket.
The likes of Aaron Finch, George Bailey, Adam Zampa, Matthew Wade and Nathan Coulter-Nile will bring the x-factor to this team. Also, young Travis Head has been recalled to the side on the back of his brilliant run of form in England county cricket.
Meanwhile, Australian selector has dropped powerful all-rounder Glenn Maxwell and also, they have rested Mitchell Marsh to give him some time to prepare for the South Africa series.
Australia has plenty of match winner in their squad, but Warner and Finch have to set the foundation for their team. Steven Smith, George Bailey will the key in the middle order.
The bowling unit of this team revolves around the trio of Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazelwood, and Adam Zampa. The Australian team just need to play the all-round cricket to come out as a victorious in this series.
AUSTRALIAN ODI SQUAD
David Warner, Aaron Finch, Usman Khawaja, Steven Smith(c), George Bailey, Matthew Wade(w), James Faulkner, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Moises Henriques, Nathan Lyon, Shaun Marsh.
Sri Lanka Team Preview
Angelo Matthews led side has performed brilliantly in the Test series and would love to continue their winning momentum, even in the 5 match ODI series.
Captain has appreciated his team for playing the all round cricket and this must have motivated the whole team to play quality of Cricket. The veteran Dilshan is back into the side and young Avishka Fernando has received its maiden call-up.
The batting pillar for this team is Kusal Perera, Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal and Captain Matthews. All these need to fire, yo prove some resistance to their bowlers.
All-rounder Thisara Perera and Milinda Siriwardana. has also been recalled to the side. The Sri Lanka is the far better team in ODI as compared to their Test team and now, it’s up to them, how they will approach the world No. ODI team in the first match.
SRI LANKA ODI SQUAD
Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kusal Perera, Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal(w), Angelo Mathews(c), Dhananjaya de Silva, Seekkuge Prasanna, Suranga Lakmal, Nuwan Pradeep, Dilruwan Perera, Amila Aponso, Avishka Fernando, Thisara Perera, Lakshan Sandakan, Milinda Siriwardana.
Australia is favorite to win this match.