The news from the Premadasa stadium Colombo is Sri Lanka have won the toss and choose to bat first in the situation where batting first was the priority for both the captains out there for the toss.


Nathan Lyon has recovered from the injury and is totally fit to join the side. Australia is definitely on the positive side in the match, by winning the first ODI and with Nathan Lyon back in the side it will be great to watch him joining the side and play for his nation and with him the bowling department will improve to a much extent. .

Australians have already taken the lead in the 5 match series and is looking forward to carry on the momentum that has already been built at the start of the series, whereas Sri Lanka will try to give the best of themselves and win the today’s match as of to equalize the series and be in the game until the end of the series. 

Sri Lanka (Playing XI): Kusal Perera(w), Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal, Angelo Mathews(c), Dhananjaya de Silva, Thisara Perera, Danushka Gunathilaka, Dilruwan Perera, Amila Aponso, Seekkuge Prasanna

Australia (Playing XI): David Warner, Aaron Finch, Steven Smith(c), George Bailey, Moises Henriques, Travis Head, Matthew Wade(w), James Faulkner, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Nathan Lyon