Australia, who came with the status of defending champion in the T20 World Cup, has to face Sri Lanka in the seventh match of Super-12 on Tuesday. Hosts Australia will be looking for their first win in the tournament, while 2014 champions Sri Lanka will be looking to score a four in the tournament.
They have won three consecutive matches in the tournament. In his first match in Super-12, they defeated Ireland by 9 wickets. While defending champions Australia were defeated by World Test champions New Zealand by 89 runs in the first match of this round.
Australia vs Sri Lanka: Pitch Report
The Pacers got 12 out of 15 wickets on the Perth pitch in the last match
This match is to be played on the pitch in Perth and there is a possibility of light rain there. However, this will not affect the competition.
Perth is hosting the second match of the tournament. The last match there was played between England and Afghanistan. In this low-scoring match, 15 wickets had fallen. Out of this, 12 medium pacers or pacers got it, while only 225 runs were scored. This gives an idea of the pitch.
Australia vs Sri Lanka: Weather Forecast
The good news from Perth is the forecast for this match is good. No rain is expected in the match. We can see the full 20-20 over match here in Perth.
Wind- 14 km/h
Chances of Rain- 1%
If you look at the figures, of course, Australia has the upper hand. However, the last match between the two has been in favor of the Sri Lankan team. Talking about the overall matches played between the two, Australia has won 14 out of the total 25 matches played so far, while Sri Lanka has only 10 wins in its account. A match is tied.