Sri Lanka vs Australia (Image Credits: Twitter)
Sri Lanka vs Australia (Image Credits: Twitter)

SL vs AUS Prediction- Who Will Win Today’s Match Between Sri Lanka And Australia, Australia Tour of Sri Lanka 2022, 5th ODI. Sri Lanka and Australia will battle against each other in the 5th and final ODI of the ongoing series. SL vs AUS 5th ODI of Australia tour of Sri Lanka 2022 takes place on June 24 (Friday).

The venue of the clash is R.Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Dasun Shanaka leads Sri Lanka in the SL vs AUS series while Aaron Finch leads Australia. Sri Lanka has already won 3 games out of 4 so far and captured the series in their favour 3-1. Hence, SL vs AUS will be a dead-rubber game as it will have no effect on the result of the series.

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SL vs AUS Prediction- Who Will Win Today’s Match Between Sri Lanka And Australia, Australia Tour of Sri Lanka 2022, 5th ODI
Charith Asalanka, Sri Lanka vs India
Charith Asalanka (Image Credit: Twitter)

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In the previous SL vs AUS 4th ODI, Sri Lanka defeated Australia by 4 runs in a nail-biting encounter. Batting first, Sri Lanka was bowled out for 258 in 49 overs. Openers Niroshan Dickwella (1) and Pathum Nissanka (13) got out cheaply at the start. Later, Charith Asalanka (110) slammed a marvellous century while Dhananjaya de Silva (60) smacked a brilliant fifty.

David Warner
David Warner. Credits: ICC

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Chasing 259 for victory, Australia started well with opener David Warner smashing a 99-run knock although his partner Aaron Finch got out for a duck. Later, Mitchell Marsh (26), Travis Head (27), and Pat Cummins (35) added some runs on the board but Australia was bowled out for 254. Sri Lanka managed to grab victory on the final ball by 4 runs.

Sri Lanka vs Australia (Image Credits: Twitter)
Sri Lanka vs Australia (Image Credits: Twitter)

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SL vs AUS Prediction- Who Will Win Today’s Match Between Sri Lanka And Australia, Australia Tour of Sri Lanka 2022, 5th ODI

SL vs AUS Head-to-Head Records

Stats Matches SL Won AUS Won  NR
Overall 101 35 62 4
At R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo 16 9 6 1
In the last 5 matches 5 3 2 0
In Sri Lanka 34 17 14 3

 

Recent Venue Records (R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo) 

Stats- ODIs

Total matches- 139

Matches won batting first- 75

Matches won bowling first- 54

Average 1st Inns scores- 237

Average 2nd Inns scores- 197

Highest total recorded- 375/5 (50 Ov) by IND vs SL

Lowest total recorded- 86/10 (29.3 Ov) by NED vs SL

Highest score chased-  292/4 (48.3 Ov) by SL vs AUS

Lowest score defended- 204/7 (50 Ov) by SL vs IND

Toss Prediction for SL vs AUS Match

Sri Lanka vs Australia, Dasun Shanaka, Aaron Finch, SL vs AUS
Sri Lanka vs Australia (Credits: Twitter)

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The toss scenario for both teams will be quite different. If Sri Lanka wins the toss, they might opt to bat first. In the last game, they successfully defended their target. However, Australia opted to bat first in the previous game and lost the match. Hence, they will look to bowl first this time.

Predicted Scores For SL vs AUS Match

Team 1st Innings 2nd Innings
SL 250-300 250-300
AUS 250-300 200-250

Players’ Form- Sri Lanka- Batting

Dasun Shanaka
Dasun Shanaka (Image Credit: Twitter)

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Players Matches Runs Average
Kusal Mendis 4 223 111.50
Pathum Nissanka 4 220 55.0
Charith Asalanka 4 173 57.66
Dhananjaya de Silva 4 126 31.50
Danushka Gunathilaka 2 73 36.50
Wanindu Hasaranga 2 58 58.0

Who will score the most runs for SL in the match: Kusal Mendis or Charith Asalanka

Players’ Form- Sri Lanka- Bowling

Wanindu Hasaranga, T20 World Cup 2021
Wanindu Hasaranga (Image Credit: Twitter)

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Players Matches Wickets Average
Dunith Wellalage 4 6 26.50
Wanindu Hasaranga 2 5 22.0
Jeffrey Vandersay 3 5 22.40
Dhananjaya de Silva 4 5 22.80
Chamika Karunaratne 4 5 25.60
Dushmantha Chameera 3 3 42.66

Who will pick the most wickets for SL in the match: Dunith Wellalage or Wanindu Hasaranga

Players’ Form- Australia- Batting

David Warner
David Warner, Image Source: Twitter

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Players Matches Runs Average
David Warner 4 145 36.25
Glenn Maxwell 4 144 48.0
Travis Head 3 120 60.0
Aaron Finch 4 120 30.0
Alex Carey 4 104 26.0
Marnus Labuschagne 4 85 21.25

Who will score the most runs for AUS in the match: David Warner or Glenn Maxwell

Pat Cummins
Pat Cummins (Image Credit: Twitter)

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Players’ Form- Australia- Bowling

Players Matches Wickets Average
Pat Cummins 3 6 20.0
Matthew Kuhnemann 3 4 41.25
Glenn Maxwell 4 4 47.0
Jhye Richardson 2 3 34.33
Mitchell Marsh 2 2 4.50
Ashton Agar 1 2 24.50

Who will pick the most wickets for AUS in the match: Pat Cummins or Matthew Kuhnemann

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