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Defending champions Australia are due to beat Asian champions Sri Lanka in Perth on Tuesday.

Defending champions Australia are due to beat Asian champions Sri Lanka in Perth on Tuesday.

They will meet in an ongoing 2022 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Group 1 match.

After a massive loss to New Zealand in the opening match, Australia must not only beat Sri Lanka in today’s match, but also ensure they would be well-rounded enough to improve their NRR .

Australia’s playing XI in today’s game:

  1. David Warner
  2. Aaron Finch (captain)
  3. Mitchell Marsh
  4. Glenn Maxwell
  5. Marcus Stoinis,
  6. Tim David
  7. Matthew Wade (wicket keeper)
  8. pat cummins
  9. Mitchell Starc
  10. Ashton agar
  11. Josh Hazlewood

Sri Lanka’s playing XI in today’s game:

  1. Kusal Mendis (wicket keeper)
  2. Pathum Nissanka
  3. Dhananjaya de Silva
  4. Charith Asalanka
  5. Bhanuka Rajapaksa
  6. Dasun Shanaka
  7. Wanindu Hasaranga
  8. Chamika Karunaratne
  9. Maheesh Theekshana
  10. Binura Fernando
  11. Lahiru Kumara

Australia suffered a crushing 89 run loss to New Zealand at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) on 22 October. Therefore, his net point rate came in at -4.450 with 0 points.

Face to face in T20I: Australia 14, Sri Lanka 10

While Sri Lanka took a 9 wicket win over Ireland at Bellerive Oval in Hobart a day after and got 2 runs with 2.467 NRR.

Currently, New Zealand with 2 points and 4.450 NRR leads Group 1 followed by Sri Lanka and England respectively. Australia is at the very bottom, even below Afghanistan and Ireland.

T20 World Cup 2022 points table

Sri Lanka does not have a bad record in Australia since it has won 7 T20Is including that of Perth on October 23, 2010 while the local team has succeeded 8 times.

Overall, the Aussies have a better winning percentage against Sri Lanka in the T20 Internationals. Out of 25 T20Is between them, Australia won 14 to Sri Lanka’s 10.