Australia’s tour of Sri Lanka 2016

Where all countries are setting tour for their cricket teams, Australia is visiting Sri Lanka to play test, ODI, and t20 matches in Australia vs Sri Lanka. After Pakistan’s tour o England and India’s tour of West Indies, Australia is up for a tour to Sri Lanka on 18 July. Squads are selected already but due to some injury issues, Srilankan selectors will select their team on the basis of the match.

Australian squad

  • Steve Smith
  • Jackson Bird
  • David Warner
  • Joe Burns
  • Josh Hazlewood
  • Moises Henriques
  • Nathan Lyon
  • Usman Khwaja
  • Mitchell Marsh
  • Peter Nevill
  • Shaun Marsh
  • Stephen O’Keeffe
  • Adam Voges
  • Mitchell starc

Australia vs Sri Lanka Test Series 2016

Srilankan squad

  • Angelo Mathews
  • Dhananjaya de Silva
  • Dinesh chandimal
  • Vishwa Fernando
  • Asitha Fernando
  • Rangana Herath
  • Dimuth karunaratne
  • Kusal Mendis
  • Suranga lakmal
  • Dilruwan Perera
  • Lakshan Sandakan
  • Roshan Silva
  • Kushal Silva

sri lanka test cricket team

play 5 test matches, 5 one day matches and 2 T20 internationals against Sri Lanka in different stadiums. Many Australian cricket fans how has craze of cricket are booking tickets to watch Australia vs Sri Lanka, in Srilanka. They want to enjoy these matches in the stadium, but other will watch matches at home on Tv and computers. Many websites will play live streaming of the match so you can enjoy the match anywhere you want on your mobile screens or laptops.

Past matches

One-day international since 1975
Srilanka and Australia played 91 ODI matches since 1975 and results were mostly positive on Australian side as Australia won 56 of 91 matches and Sri Lanka won 34 matches. 4 matches were drawn due to rain or other circumstances.

Australia played its first ODI match against Sri Lanka in Prudential world cup on 11 June 1975. The result was in a fever of Australia as Australia won by 54 runs at Kensington Oval, London. And last ODI match was played in the world cup, 8 march 2015. And victory was on Australian side again; Australian won by  64 runs in that match.

Twenty twenty internationals since 2007

Australia and Sri Lanka had not played many t20 internationals. They have played 8 T20 internationals, but the results are opposite to one-day international matches, Sri Lanka has lead in T20 matches. Srilanka won 6 of the 8 matches, and Australia won 2 of them.

First Australia vs Sri Lanka T20 match was played in ICC T20 world cup 2007 on 20 September 2007. The match went in the favour of Australia. Australia won a first T20 match against Sri Lanka with 10 wickets in Newlands, Capetown.

Last T20 match was played on 28 Jan 2013 and match was in favor of srilanka.match was very tough and thrilling but Srilanka won that match with 2 runs.

Test matches since 1983

Test match between Australia and Sri Lanka are also less than one-day international matches. Australia played 26 test matches against Sri Lanka since 1983. Like one-day international matches, Australia has to lead in a test match, or we can say huge lead. Australia has won 17 of 26 matches and Sri Lanka only won 1 match. 8 matches were drawn. Srilanka has not played very against Australia let’s hope this time Sri Lanka have some luck and win Australia vs Sri Lanka series.