Sri Lanka vs Australia 2nd Test Live Score Streaming Ball By Ball Highlights :- Australia and Sri Lanka are ready to face each other for the second Test match of the 4 match test Test series. These both teams will lock their horns on August 4, at the Galle Sri Lanka.
Australi Team Preview
The mighty Australian will enter this match on the back of losing the first test match and their poor performance in the subcontinent continues.
Rangana Herath completely destroyed the batting lineups of Australia. The likes of David Warner, Steven Smith, Usman Khawaja and Adam Voges failed to sustain the spin bowling of Herath and surrendered themselves and thus lost the match.
Meanwhile, Australia lost Steve O’ Keefe who is ruled out of the whole tournament, due to injury and Jon Holland is expected to make his test debut.
Apart from this, it is believed that Australia team management will play this match with the same squad.
Joe Burns need to score runs as Shaun Marsh is also in the squad and is waiting to get into the playing eleven.
Australia just needs an all round team performance to win this match to keep their series hope alive.
AUSTRALIA POSSIBLE XI
Joe Burns, David Warner, Usman Khawaja, Steven Smith(c), Adam Voges, Mitchell Marsh, Peter Nevill(w),Josh Hazlewood, Jon Holland, Nathan Lyon Mitchell Starc.
Sri Lanka Team Preview
Angelo Mathews-led side won the first test match comfortably riding ion the brilliant hundred of Kushal Mendis and then, Herath exposed the sub-continent batting woes of Australia.
That a much-needed win for this Sri Lanka team as entered this series on the back of losing all the test match in Sri Lanka.
Although, Sri Lanka managed to win this match but their top order failed to make any contribution.
Also, they have an injury concern as Nuwan Pradeep get injured and it is expected that Vishwa Fernando will make his debut.
Apart from that, Sri Lanka is expected to play with the same squad and would definitely look to continue their winning momentum.
SRI LANKA POSSIBLE XI
Dimuth Karunaratne, Kaushal Silva, Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal(w), Angelo Mathews(c), Dhananjaya de Silva, Kusal Perera, Rangana Herath, Lakshan Sandakan, Dilruwan Perera, Vishwa Fernando.
Australia is expected to win this match.