Feb 11 (Cricket Addictor) – Australia is set to host Sri Lanka for a three-match T20I series starting today (February 11, Friday). The AUS vs SL 1st T20I will take place at Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney on February 11 (Friday). The AUS vs SL T20I series consists of 5 encounters.
Australia is led by Aaron Finch in the series. Key players like Steve Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa are all available for the series and part of the Australia squad. Sri Lanka is led by Dasun Shanaka in the AUS vs SL T20I series. Wanindu Hasaranga, Charith Asalanka, Dinesh Chandimal, Dushmantha Chameera are a few key players part of the squad.
Australia had a memorable stint in the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 last year when they won the title after defeating New Zealand in the final. Sri Lanka, on the other hand, could only reach the super 12 round and did not manage to qualify for the semi-finals in the tournament.
Australia last played a T20I bilateral series against Bangladesh in August last year. With a second-string squad, Australia faced a humiliating defeat; losing the five-match T20I series 4-1. Talking about Sri Lanka, the Asian team last played a T20I series against South Africa in September 2021. During the home series, Sri Lanka faced a whitewash and lost the three-match T20I series 3-0.
AUS vs SL 1st T20I will take place on February 11 (Friday). The venue of the clash is Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Australia. The match begins at 1:40 PM (Indian and Sri Lanka Time), 7:10 PM (Australia Time).
In India, the AUS vs SL T20I series will be broadcast by Sony Sports Network. Viewers can switch to Sony Six channel to watch the live telecast of the AUS vs SL 1st T20I match. The live streaming of the match will SonyLiv.
In Sri Lanka
In Sri Lanka too, Sony Sports Network will provide the live telecast of the encounter. The live streaming will be available on SonyLiv.
In Australia, the AUS vs SL 1st T20I will be available on Fox Sports. Kayo Sports ap will present the live streaming of the match.
In Pakistan too, Sony Sports Network will present the live telecast of the match while SonyLiv will provide the live streaming.
In Bangladesh, Sony Sports Network will present the live coverage of the match.
In the UK
In the United Kingdom, BTSport 1 will present the live telecast of the first T20I encounter between Australia and Sri Lanka.