Australia will take on the Asian champions Sri Lanka
Live Updates : Australia have won the toss and have opted to field. Asia Champions vs WORLD Champions battle is about to start. Australia will be looking to bounce back after their shock defeat to rivals New Zealand in the opening fixture.
On the other hand, the Sri Lankan team will look to continue their momentum throughout this tournament. The batting unit failed when they suffered a shocking loss to Namibia in their opening match of the tournament, but they regrouped soon and have delivered consistent performances since then to qualify for the Super12 stage.
Australia vs Sri Lanka, Match 19, T20 World Cup 2022
Venue: The 60,000 seater Optus Stadium, Perth is hosting the match.
Date and Time: October 25, 4:30 PM IST
Telecast & Live Streaming: Star Sports Network
AUS vs SL: Probable Playing XIs
Australia: 1. David Warner, 2. Aaron Finch(C), 3. Mitchell Marsh, 4. Glenn Maxwell, 5. Marcus Stoinis, 6., Tim David / Steve Smith, 7. Matthew Wade(wk), 8. Pat Cummins, 9. Josh Hazlewood, 10. Mitchell Starc, and 11. Adam Zampa
SriLanka: 1. Ashen Bandara, 2. Kusal Mendis(wk), 3. Dhananjaya de Silva, 4. Bhanuka Rajapaksa, 5. Charith Asalanka, 6. Dasun Shanaka (C), 7. Wanindu Hasaranga, 8. Chamika Karunaratne, 9. Binura Fernando, 10.Maheesh Theekshana, and 11.Lahiru Kumara
Key Players to feature
Mitchell Marsh is a right-handed batsman and right-arm medium pacer from Australia. He smashed 16 runs in the last game.
Glenn Maxwell is a right-handed batsman and right-arm off-break bowler from Australia. He stacked 28 runs in the last match.
Maheesh Theekshana is a right-handed batsman and right-arm off-break bowler from Sri Lanka. He has hunted 6 wickets in this tournament so far.
Dasun Shanaka is a right-handed batsman and right-arm medium pacer from Sri Lanka. He has marked 37 runs in this tournament so far. ( H/T Cricket Addictor )