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- Event: ICC Champions Trophy 2017 (Warm-Ups)
- Match: 1st Practice-Match
- Teams: Sri Lanka vs Australia
- Time: 09:30 GMT | 10:30 Local | 15:00 IST
- Date: 26th May, 2017
- Venue: Kennington Oval, London
Sri Lanka Team Squad:
Kusal Perera, Kusal Mendis, Asela Gunaratne, Lakshan Sandakan,, Dinesh Chandimal (wk), Angelo Mathews (c), Nuwan Kulasekara, Lasith Malinga, Suranga Lakmal, Niroshan Dickwella, Chamara Kapugedera, Nuwan Pradeep, Upul Tharanga, Thisara Perera, Seekkuge Prasanna.
Australia Team Squad:
Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood, David Warner, Travis Head, Steven Smith, John Hastings, Marcus Stoinis, Chris Lynn, James Pattinson, Aaron Finch, Glenn Maxwell, Matthew Wade, Moises Henriques.
Sri Lanka vs Australia Match Preview:
The most awaited cricket event is just few days far as the ICC Cricket Champions Trophy 2017 will be kicked off on 1st June, 2017 where total 8 teams including Bangladesh will be taking part. The practice match of the mega event are in process as 1st practice match of Champions Trophy between Sri Lanka and Australia is going to be played within few minutes at Kennington Oval, London.
Practice Matches of upcoming event are enough for the teams to test out the combination of players they brought from their countries and to get familiar with the pitch conditions. Australia is currently looking quite strong against the demotivated Sri Lanka in the opening practice match. No doubt that the practice matches stage is best and ideal one to do bundle of experiments, to take a look at the pitch conditions and team squad combination.
Australia have brought an aggressive and quality team squad for the Cricket Champions Trophy. Steven Smith and David Warner are the main leaders in the batting department, while Steven Smith is captain of Aussies crew as well. Aaron Finch, Travis Head, Moises Henriques, Chris Lynn and Mathew Wade will make the middle order batting lineup more stronger than ever.
Finch & Lynn, both these players will take a fresh start after participating in the Indian Premier League 2017 ended on 21st May, 2017, both the mentioned players will start from beginning at the rough and flat conditions totally different from Indian pitches where they recently appeared and marked the excellent cricket there. We have to see that Aaron and Lynn, which place they take in the playing XI against Sri Lanka in the 1st Warm up match. Steven and David are top openers for the Australian side, but among Finch and Lynn, one of them will take place in the opening lineup along with Steven or Warner.
On the counter side, the Australian team is currently acquiring the dangerous bowling lineup including pacers and spinnners too and this makes the Aussies bowling lineup brutal and attacking one in the event. Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins, James Pattinson and John Hastings are in there to make the bowling department more stronger and dangerous one.
On the other hand, Sri Lanka is facing some troubles at the moment as the Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews is going to make his comeback in the team after a long time. Lasith Malinga will appear in the big ODI format match since ICC World Cup 2015. Currently, Dinesh Chandimal, Upul Tharanga, Kusal Mendis and Nuwan Kulasekara are main players in the Sri Lankan team squad against Ausralia in 1st practice match of Cricket Champions Trophy 2017