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AUS vs SL T20 World Cup 2021: Possible Playing 11 of Australia


AUS Playing 11: The Australia team will clash with the Sri Lanka team in the Match 22 of the T20 World Cup 2021. They are coming into this game after a win in the first league match of T20 World Cup 2021.

In the last fixture, they secured a victory in the last over against South Africa by 5 wickets. The trio of Starc-Hazlewood-Zampa picked 3 wickets each to help the team in restricting the opponents for a low score of 118 runs. While the batters did not start well, but the players like Steve Smith and Stoinis were terrific with their contribution, and Wade and Maxwell being a good support.

Team News

  • The team secured win in their first league match of the T20 World Cup 2021.
  • No changes are expected in Australia’s Playing 11 against Sri Lanka.

AUS Playing 11 (likely)

The Australia team will return to the cricket field in their second league match against Sri Lanka. They will be happy with their performances in the last league match against South Africa. The bowlers put up a fine display with clinical performances and were able to put brakes on the opposition batters. With experience and abilities, they are expected to continue their good form. While the batters will need to improve, as they took the game until the last over. In this purpose, Glenn Maxwell and Steve Smith will play a critical role in steering the team’s ship to a comfortable position.

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AUS Playing 11 (likely)

1. David Warner
2. Aaron Finch (c)
3. Mitchell Marsh
4. Steve Smith
5. Glenn Maxwell
6. Marcus Stoinis
7. Matthew Wade (wk)
8. Pat Cummins
9. Adam Zampa
10. Mitchell Starc
11. Josh Hazlewood

Australia Squad

Australia Squad: Aaron Finch (c), Ashton Agar, Pat Cummins (vc), Josh Hazlewood, Josh Inglis, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Kane Richardson, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Marcus Stoinis, Mitchell Swepson, Matthew Wade, David Warner, Adam Zampa

Where to Watch AUS vs SL Live T20 World Cup 2021

WATCH AUS vs SL T20 World Cup 2021 Live on Star Sports 1 and Disney+ Hotstar. The teams winning their first league match will clash in the Match 22 of the T20 World Cup 2021. They both are expected to be clinical in their performances, due to the fine experience, the players in their squad have in this format. Although they both lost the last bilateral series before this tournament, they have kept their heads high to do well. With a win in this match, one of the teams will move closer to sealing the semifinal spots of the T20 World Cup 2021.

4 Fantasy picks for Australia vs Sri Lanka from AUS

1. Glenn Maxwell

The batter is in fine form in the T20 format for the past 2 months. He has the read situation very well in most of his matches, and have territic ball strkimh capabilites. Although he could not score enough runs in the last league match, and would look to make it big in this fixture.

Name Matches Runs Average
Glenn Maxwell 73 1798 31.54

Know more about Adam Zampa

2. Adam Zampa

The quality spinner has been the best bowler in the T20 format for Australia team. He has been impactful with his performances, and has used flighted deliveries as his stock ball. In the last fixture, Zampa scalped 2 wickets at an economy of 5 and would look to continue the same form.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Adam Zampa 51 54 23

3. Steve Smith

The most reliable batter of the Austrian team has a solid technique and fine composure. He has been consistent to provide contributions in the warmups and his knock of 35 in the first league fixture will keep him upbeat to keep up the same form against the Sri Lanka team.

Name Matches Runs Average
Steve Smith 46 829 27.63

4. Josh Hazlewood

One of the skilful bowlers in world cricket has picked wickets and contain runs in United Arab Emirates consistently. In the last fixture, he took 2 wickets and has learned to pitch in hard lengths to trouble the batters and will be very useful for Australia as we your fantasy team.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Josh Hazlewood 18 23 24

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