ICC T20 WC 2021 – Australia vs Sri Lanka
The ICC T20 WC 2021, Australia vs Sri Lanka, 22nd Match will be played on 28th October 2021 at Dubai International Stadium, Dubai, UAE.
Head to Head comparison of matches played and won between the two teams shows that out of 4 matches played between them in T20 WCs, Australia has won 3 times whereas Sri Lanka managed to win on 1 occasion, which means Australia has a win percentage of around 75% against Sri Lanka in T20 World Cups.
Overall, Australia and Sri Lanka have been against each other in 16 encounters and the win percentage here is 50:50.
Australia played their opening match of the super 12 round against South Africa and won by 5 wickets. On the other hand, Sri Lanka too is coming with a win against Bangladesh.
I believe, the toss will have a major impact on the outcome of the match. Most of the team is choosing bowling after winning the toss.
ICC T20 WC 2021, Australia vs Sri Lanka – Match Details
Australian skipper, Aaron finch after winning the toss elected to bowl first.
Sri Lanka after batting first scored 154 runs at the loss of 6 wickets in 20 overs. Parera and Alsanka both scored 35 whereas Rajapaksa scored 33 runs.
From Australian bowling, Starc, Zampa, and Cummins all too 2 wickets.
To win the match Australia needed 155 runs in 20 overs, they scored the required runs comfortably in the 17th over. Both openers, Warner and Finch played well and scored 65 and 37 runs respectively.
Adam Zampa was awarded man of the match for his 2 wickets in 4 overs for 12 runs.
Sri Lanka Innings
|Pathum Nissanka |
c Warner b Cummins
|Kusal Perera |
|Charith Asalanka |
c Smith b Zampa
|Avishka Fernando |
c Smith b Zampa
|Bhanuka Rajapaksa |
|Wanindu Hasaranga c Wade b Starc||4||2||1||0|
|Dasun Shanaka |
c Wade b Cummins
|Chamika Karunaratne Not out||9||6||1||0|
|Total: 154-6 in 20 Overs|
|David Warner |
c Rajapaksa b Shanaka
|Aaron Finch |
|Glenn Maxwell |
c Fernando b Hasaranga
|Steven Smith |
|Marcus Stoinis |
|Total: 155-3 in 17 Overs|