The first test match between Australia and Sri Lanka will be played today i.e. 29th June, 22, at the Galle International Stadium, Galle.
The game is scheduled to begin at 10:00 AM IST. It shall be telecast and streamed live on Sony Six and Sony LIV app.
Aussies will be looking to overcome their 3-0 whitewash in the 2016 match.
Expected Playing XI
Australia – Usman Khawaja, David Warner, Marnus Labuschagne, Steven Smith, Travis Head, Cameron Green, Alex Carey(w), Pat Cummins(c), Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Swepson
Sri Lanka – Pathum Nissanka, Dimuth Karunaratne(c), Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dinesh Chandimal, Niroshan Dickwella(w), Ramesh Mendis, Jeffrey Vandersay, Lasith Embuldeniya, Asitha Fernando
The pitch of Galle International Stadium seems to be an impartial wicket supporting both bowlers and batters. Both the departments are anticipated to receive decent support from the surface.
However, spinners are likely to dominate in the middle overs.
Weather Prediction for 3rd T20I
The temperature is expected to be around 26-29°C with 75 % humidity and 20-22 km/hr wind speed. Precipitation is also on the cards with 70% chances.
AUS vs SL Dream11 Team Prediction
Captain- Usman Khawaja, David Warner
Vice-Captain- Dhananjaya de Silva, Glenn Maxwell
Suggested Playing XI for AUS vs SL Dream11
- Wicketkeepers: Dinesh Chandimal
- Batters: David Warner, Angelo Mathews, Usman Khawaja (C), Marnus Labuschagne
- All-rounders: Glenn Maxwell, Dhananjaya de Silva (VC)
- Bowlers: Josh Hazlewood, Nathan Lyon, Pat Cummins, Lasith Embuldeniya
AUS vs SL Live Test Match Score
Sri Lanka won the toss and opted to bat first in the first test match against Australia.
After winning the ODI series, Sri Lanka is high on confidence.
In the first hour of the test, Pat Cummins & Mitchell Starc has given a double jolt to Sri Lanka.
Currently, Sri Lanka is at 52/2 at 22 overs