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Sri Lanka vs Australia (odi)

Sri Lanka vs Australia Match Result (ODI)

1st ODI, R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo 21 August, 2016

Toss won by Australia (decided to bowl)

Australia beat Sri Lanka by 3 wickets

Man of the Match: James Faulkner

Australia Squad

David Warner, Matt Renshaw, Steven Smith, Usman Khawaja, Glenn Maxwell, Hilton Cartwright, Matthew Wade, Peter Handscomb, Ashton Agar, James Pattinson, Josh Hazlewood, Nathan Lyon, Pat Cummins

Sri Lanka Squad

Asela Gunaratne, Dhananjaya de Silva, Upul Tharanga, Angelo Mathews, Danushka Gunathilaka, Seekkuge Prasanna, Thisara Perera, Dinesh Chandimal, Kusal Mendis, Niroshan Dickwella, Lakshan Sandakan, Lasith Malinga, Nuwan Kulasekara, Nuwan Pradeep, Suranga Lakmal

Pitch Report

The track looks a sluggish one to bat and should get slower as the game progresses.

SWOT Analysis

Sri LankaAustralia
StrengthHome conditionsPace bowling
WeaknessInexperience side with a lot of youngsters.Unknown in this format
OpportunitiesTo carry the Test momentumTo start the ODI series with a win
ThreatsDavid Warner and Mitchell StarcDinesh Chandimal and Amila Aponso

Head to Head

Sri LankaAustralia
Matches won3156
Home Wins1339
Away Wins169
Highest Innings Score343 on Thursday, January 09, 2003376 on Sunday, March 08, 2015
Lowest Innings Score91 on Monday, January 28, 198574 on Friday, January 18, 2013

Top Performers

Sri LankaAustralia
Highest Total Chased280 on Friday, February 24, 2012266 on Tuesday, February 14, 2006
Lowest Total Defended213 on Tuesday, January 09, 1996184 on Friday, February 22, 2008
Most Prolific BatsmanKumar Sangakkara - 1675 RunsRicky Ponting - 1649 Runs
Highest Individual Score122 by Sanath Jayasuriya On Thursday, January 09, 2003163 by David Warner On Sunday, March 04, 2012
Most Successful BowlerMuttiah Muralitharan - 48 WicketsBrett Lee - 38 Wickets
Best Bowling Analysis5/22 by Nuwan Kulasekara On Friday, January 18, 20136/31 by Mitchell Johnson On Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 3925 123
2 South Africa 3050 117
3 Australia 3087 100
4 England 3362 99
5 New Zealand 3114 97
FULL Ranking