Australia tour of Sri Lanka 2022 — 4th ODI

Australia tour of Sri Lanka 2022 T20I Series

Sri Lanka vs Australia ODI series 2021

4th ODI:

Fourth ODI of the series of 5 ODI matches between Sri Lanka and Australia is going to be played at the R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo on June 21st 2022.

Australia tour of Sri Lanka 2022 — 3rd ODI

Sri Lanka  vs Australia History:

Overall:

Series:

This is going to be the eighth bilateral series between the teams, The host won the series 3 times. Whereas the opponent also won 3 times. 1 series resulted in a draw.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 5 series in a span of 30 years, from 1982-83 to 2012-13, where Sri Lanka won 3 times and Australia won 2 times.

The consecutive winning streak for Sri Lanka against Australia was 2 series from 1982-83 to 2003-04.

The longest undefeated streak for Sri Lanka against Australia was 2 series from 1982-83 to 2003-04.

The consecutive winning streak for Australia against Sri Lanka was 1 series (thrice) in 2003-04, in 2011 and in 2016.

The longest undefeated streak for Australia against Sri Lanka was 3 series from 2011 to present.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Sri Lanka against Australia are LDLWL.

Matches:

The teams completed 101 meetings in the longest format of cricket, till date. The host won 35 times including a walk over win, whereas the opponent won 62 times. 4 matches were called off without any result (No Result). 

The consecutive winning streak for Sri Lanka against Australia was 4 matches from 1996 to 1999.

The longest undefeated streak for Sri Lanka against Australia was 4 matches (twice) from 1983 to 1985 and from 1996 to 1999.

The consecutive winning streak for Australia against Sri Lanka was 14 matches from 1985 to 1992.

The longest undefeated streak for Australia against Sri Lanka was 14 matches from 1985 to 1992.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Sri Lanka against Australia are WWLLL.

Sri Lankan Backyard:

Series:

When Australia were visitors, the teams met to play bilateral series 5 times, out of them, the host won 2 series and the visitors won 3 times.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 5 series in a span of 39 years, from 1982–83 to present, where Sri Lanka won 2 series, whereas Australia won 3 times.

The consecutive winning streak for Sri Lanka against Australia was 2 series from 1982-83 to 2003-04.

The longest undefeated streak for Sri Lanka against Australia was 2 series from 1982-83 to 2003-04.

The consecutive winning streak for Australia against Sri Lanka was 3 series from 2003-04 to present.

The longest undefeated streak for Australia against Sri Lanka was 3 series from 2003-04 to present.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Sri Lanka against Australia are LLLWW.

Matches:

When Australia visited, the teams faced each other 34 times. Out of them, Sri Lanka received victories 17 times including a walk over victory and Australia won 14 times. 3 games were called off without any result (no Result).

The consecutive winning streak for Sri Lanka against Australia was 4 matches from 1994 to 1999.

The longest undefeated streak for Sri Lanka against Australia was 6 matches from 1983 to 1992.

The consecutive winning streak for Australia against Sri Lanka was 4 matches from 2016 to 2022.

The longest undefeated streak for Australia against Sri Lanka was 4 matches (twice) from 2011 to 2011 and from 2016 to 2022.

Last 5 (completed) series results of Sri Lanka against Australia are WWLLL.

Points and Rankings:

The series is the comparison between the eighth rank (Sri Lanka (91)) and fifth rank (Australia (102)) teams. The host is 11 points behind the visitors.

The Home Team:

The team completed 873 games in the format. Out of them, the team won 397 times and lost 433 times. 5 games resulted in a tie. 38 outings were called off without any result (No Result).

In case, the team will win the series by a margin of 5, then the host will earn 11 points with a couple (2) of positions in the ranking, but in case of losing the series with 5 defeats, then the team will lose the 5 points without any impact in the ranking.

If the team will win the series by a margin of 4, then the host will earn 9 points with a couple (2) of positions in the ranking, but in case of losing the series with 4 defeats, then the team will lose the 4 points without any impact in the ranking.

In case, the team will win the series by a margin of 3, then the host will earn 7 to 8 points with 0 to 1 position in the ranking, but in case of losing the series with 3 defeats, then the team will lose the 1 to 3 points without any impact in the ranking.

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose the 0 to 2 points without any impact in the ranking. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will earn 5 to 6 points without any impact in the ranking.

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will either gain 0 to 2 points or lose a (1) point without any impact in the ranking. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team will earn 3 to 5 points without any impact in the rank.

Drawing the series will help the team to gain 1 to 3 points without any impact in the rank.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Sri Lanka are WWLWL.

The Visiting Team:

The team completed 964 games in the format. Out of them, the team won 583 times and lost 338 times. 9 games resulted in a tie. 34 outings were called off without any result (No Result).

In case, the team will win the series by a margin of 5, then the host will earn 6 points without any impact in the ranking, but in case of losing the series with 5 defeats, then the team will lose the 14 points with 5 positions in the ranking.

If the team will win the series by a margin of 4, then the host will earn 5 points without any impact in the ranking, but in case of losing the series with 4 defeats, then the team will lose the 12 points with 4 positions in the ranking.

In case, the team will win the series by a margin of 3, then the team will earn 2 to 4 points without any impact in the ranking, but in case of losing the series with 3 defeats, then the team will lose 9 to 10 points with 3 positions in the ranking.

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose 7 to 8 points with a couple (2) positions in the ranking. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will earn 1 to 3 points without any impact in the ranking.

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will lose 4 to 6 points with a couple (2) of positions in the ranking. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team may either gain 0 to 2 points or lose 0 to 1 point with 0 to 1 position in the rank.

Drawing the series will cause the team to lose 2 to 4 points with 1 to 2 positions in the ranking.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Australia are LLWLL.

The Fourth Outing:

The result of the match will impact the team’s points, as if the result will go in favor of the host then the home side will gain a couple (2) of points without any impact in the rank, whereas the opponent will lose 3 points without any impact in the ranking. On the other hand, in case of a reverse result, the visiting team will gain a couple (2) of points without any impact in the ranking and the home team will lose a (1) point without any impact in the ranking.

Venue Weather:

Weather forecast of Colombo shows the weather would be partly cloudy till early evening then mostly cloudy till the last session, and thunderstorms would be expected in the last session of the match. There will be a less chance of rain as the precipitation percentage would be between 16% to 24% till last session and 61% would be in the final session. The temperature would be between 27-30 Celsius. The wind would be between 7 – 16 km/h. The speed of wind would fluctuate and the temperature would decrease gradually.

R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo

Toss and Pitch:

Teams preferred to bat first after winning the toss, which happened 106 times out of 136 played games, and the selection favored the teams, as the teams won 62 times and lost 41 times. 4 matches were called off without any result (No Result). 2 matches were awarded to the teams, as the other teams walked over. 

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are LWWWL.

On the other hand, the teams who chose to field first, won 13 times and lost 13 times, too with 4 without any result (No Result).

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are WWLLW.

The teams have never chosen to field first after winning the toss since 2016.

The home side have never chosen to field first after winning the toss since 2015.

The first batting team won the match 74 times. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won the match 54 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are LWWWL.

Overall, 74 times the teams won the toss, won the matches and lost 54 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are LWWWL.

Home Team:

Particularly, for Sri Lanka, the team won the toss 58 times in the 118 games and won 38 times and lost 14 times. 6 games were called off without any result (No Result).

Last 5 (completed) match results of Sri Lanka at the venue, while winning the toss, are WWLLW.

The home side never lost a game after choosing to field first after winning the toss since 1994.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Sri Lanka at the venue, while losing the toss, are WLWWL.

The visiting team never lost a match after choosing to field first since 2014.

Score:

The lowest defended total was 184 runs in 2011, and the highest successful chase was 292 runs in 2022.

The first innings lowest total was 108 runs (completed innings) in 2005 and the highest total was 375 runs in 2017. For the second innings, the lowest total was 86 runs (completed innings) in 2002 and the highest was 301 runs in 1998.

The batting average of the first innings is 31.27 and 28.35 is for the second innings.

ODI History Between the Teams at the Venue:

Both the teams faced each other 15 at the venue. The home side won 8 encounters and the visiting team won 6 encounters. 1 encounter was called off without any result (No Result). 1 encounter was awarded to the host, as the visiting team walked over.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Sri Lanka against Australia at the venue are WWLWL.

Teams’ ODI History at Venue:

The Home Side:

The home side has a very good record at the venue, as the team won 73 times with 38 losses out of 118 outings.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Sri Lanka at the venue are WWLWW.

The Visiting Side:

The visiting team has a poor record, as the team won 7 times and lost 10 times in 18 outings.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Australia at the venue are LLWLW.

Selected XI for both the Teams:

Sri Lanka:

The home side comes with W. Hasaranga in place of D. Chameera.

Sri Lanka Eleven: N. Dickwella, P. Nissanka, K. Mendis, D. de Silva, C. Asalanka, D. Shanaka, W. Hasaranga, D. Wellalage, C. Karunaratne, J. Vandersay, M. Theekshana

 Australia:

The visiting team comes with P. Cummins in place of J. Richardson.

Australia Eleven: D. Warner, A. Finch, M. Marsh, M. Labuschagne, A. Carey, T Head, G. Maxwell, C. Green, P. Cummins, M. Kuhnemann, J. Hazlewood 

*Notes: the result of the most recent match is at the left.

*Notes: D means draw in “last five series results”.

*Notes: T means tie in “last five match results”.

*Notes: “*” means the match was tied but the match was resulted through one over eliminator.

*Notes: https://www.reddit.com/r/Cricket/comments/f9tnc6 multan_cricket_stadium_for_its_first_major_match/

*Notes: https://cricketaddictor.com/cricket-news/pak-vs-wi-3-match-odi-series-between-Sri Lanka-and-west-indies-moved-from-rawalpindi-to-multan/

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