After three consecutive victories, Sri Lanka got a lot of confidence and other side Australia looking to beat opponents in the ODI series. Sri Lanka won the test series by 3/0.
Australia won the toss and elected to field
Sri Lanka team
MDKJ Perera, TM Dilshan, BKG Mendis, LD Chandimal†, AD Mathews*, DM de Silva, NLTC Perera, TAM Siriwardana, MDK Perera, MA Aponso, PADLR Sandakan.
DA Warner, AJ Finch, SPD Smith*, GJ Bailey, MC Henriques, TM Head, MS Wade†, JP Faulkner, MA Starc, A Zampa, JR Hazlewood.
Watch Online Australia tour of Sri Lanka 2016 1st ODI Full Highlights SL v Aus at Colombo (RPS), Sunday, August 21st, 2016.
ODI debuts – MA Aponso and PADLR Sandakan (Sri Lanka)
Umpires – Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and REJ Martinesz
TV umpire – MA Gough (England)
Match referee – J Srinath (India)
Reserve umpire – RR Wimalasiri