Australia is all set to take on Sri Lanka in the 19th T20 match of the T20 World Cup 2022. Aus vs SL Group 1 T20 WC 2022 match will take place at Perth Stadium, Perth on 25th October 2022. You can check who will win Australia vs Sri Lanka Today Match Prediction here on this page.
Australia vs Sri Lanka 19th T20 Today Match Prediction
After losing the 13th match against New Zealand by 89 runs in Sydney Australia are ready to play their next T20 World Cup 2022 match against Sri Lanka. As of now, Australia occupies the bottom of the points table with 0 points to their name. On the other side, Sri Lanka won the 15th match by 9 wickets against Ireland prior to this match. Now Australia vs Sri Lanka 19th T20 match will be played at Perth Stadium, Perth on 25th October 2022.
Who could have thought that T20 World Cup 2022 host nation will lose their opening match against New Zealand and that too with the highest margin? But that is what happened in Sydney when Australia won the toss and opted to bat first. New Zealand’s top and middle order set a huge total of 200-3 in 20 overs while batting first against Australia. Conway remained the top scorer for New Zealand scoring 92 runs on 58 balls.
On the other side when Australia came to bat they lost their top order in the power play. The upcoming batting lineup also could not keep up with the building pressure. At the end of the innings, Australia was all out at 111 in the 17th over. As a result, New Zealand won the match by 89 runs.
Whereas Sri Lanka steamrolled Ireland in the 15th match by restricting the Irish batting lineup to 128 for 8 in 20 overs. Sri Lankan top order run down this target in the 15th over with 9 wickets to spare. Kusal Mendis remained the top scorer for Sri Lanka hitting 68 runs in the match.
Australia have a dominating record against Sri Lanka in the T20 format. They have played 25 games against Sri Lanka and won 15 games.
Australia will win this match. They will be utilizing their previous dominance to outclass Sri Lanka in this match. Also, this is must win this match for Australia or they might lose their hopes to play in the knockout stage.
On the other side, Sri Lanka will also be eyeing victory in this match. They have shown class in the previous game and now they must outclass a mighty nation in this game. All in all, this is going to be a thrilling T20 match for cricket fans around the globe.
Australia Team Squad
David Warner, Aaron Finch(c), Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Tim David, Matthew Wade(w), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood, Steven Smith, Ashton Agar, Cameron Green, Kane Richardson
Sri Lanka Team Squad
Kusal Mendis(w), Dhananjaya de Silva, Charith Asalanka, Ashen Bandara, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dasun Shanaka(c), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Maheesh Theekshana, Binura Fernando, Lahiru Kumara, Jeffrey Vandersay, Kasun Rajitha, Pramod Madushan, Pathum Nissanka