In the ongoing T20 World Cup in South Africa, neither team has lost a match.
Australia, the reigning T20 World Champions, are living up to the tag of favourites after easily defeating their opponents in their first two group games. When they play Sri Lanka in the 11th match of the ongoing Women’s T20 World Cup in South Africa, they will face their first test.
Although Australia are the overwhelming favourites, Sri Lanka have yet to lose a game in the tournament and are capable of upsetting the five-time champions. To compete with the Women in Yellow, the Islanders will need to be flawless in every aspect of the game.
AUS-W vs SL-W Match Details:
Australia Women vs Sri Lanka Women, Match 11, Women’s T20 World Cup
Venue: St George’s Park, Gqeberha
Date & Time: February 16, 6:30 PM IST
Batters struggled for fluency and timing in the middle of the previous game on this surface. The pitch provides plenty of help for bowlers, who can reap the benefits of their disciplined performance. At this venue, the team that wins the toss is likely to bat first in the hopes of setting a massive total.
AUS-W vs SL-W Probable Playing XIs:
Australia Women (AUS-W):
Alyssa Healy (WK), Beth Mooney, Meg Lanning (C), Ashleigh Gardner, Ellyse Perry, Tahlia McGrath, Grace Harris, Georgia Wareham, Alana King, Megan Schutt, Darcie Brown
Sri Lanka Women (SL-W):
Harshitha Madavi, Chamari Athapaththu (C), Vishmi Gunaratne, Anushka Sanjeewani (WK), Nilakshi de Silva, Kavisha Dilhari, Ama Kanchana, Oshadi Ranasinghe, Sugandika Kumari, Inoka Ranaweera, Achini Kulasuriya
Match Prediction: Australia Women will win the match.