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| On Jun 13, 2022 12:39 PM IST

SL Playing 11 for Sri Lanka vs Australia, 1st ODI, Player Stats for Today’s Dream11 Team Prediction


SL Playing 11: The island nation will host Australia for 5 ODIs starting this Tuesday. Despite the series loss in the T20I series, Sri Lanka will be keeping their heads high, considering the performance they showed in the last T20I against the world champions. They will be counting on that confidence to come good in the ODI upcoming ODI series. Let’s see what possible playing XI can Sri Lanka put forward to upset the visitors.

Sri Lanka Playing 11 Team News

  • Wanindu Hasaranga, Bhanuka Rajapaksa and Dhananjaya de Silva returns to the ODI setup after a small gap.

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SL Playing 11

Sri Lanka is likely to go with its core XI. Most of the players who played the T20I series are expected to be in the eleven for the ODI setup as well. The return of Dhananjaya de Silva is expected to boost their middle order.

Pathum Nissanka
Danuskha Gunathilaka
Kusal Mendis (wk)
Dhananjaya de Silva
Dasun Shanaka (c)
Bhanunka Rajapaksa/Dinesh Chandimal
Wanindu Hasaranga
Chamika Karunaratne
Dushmantha Chameera
Nuwan Thushara
Maheesh Theekshana

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Sri Lanka Squad

Pathum Nissanka, Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis(WK), Charith Asalanka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa(WK), Dasun Shanaka(C), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Lakshan Sandakan, Kasun Rajitha, Jeffrey Vandersay, Nuwanidu Fernando, Lahiru Madushanka, Praveen Jayawickrama, Ramesh Mendis, Matheesha Pathirana, Maheesh Theekshana, Niroshan Dickwella(WK), Nuwan Thushara

Sri Lanka vs Australia Dream11 Prediction for captain &vice captain

  • Wanindu Hasaranga is the ideal captaincy choice for this SL vs AUS match. He had a brilliant T20I series and a highly successful IPL 2022.
ODIs Wickets Average Economy
29 29 14.15 5.04
  • Kusal Mendis is a proven performer in ODIs. He has what it takes to play the long innings. He can be a great vice-captain choice for grand leagues.
ODIs Runs Average Highest
82 2297 29.83 119


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