Sri Lanka will face Australia in the first one-day international of 5-match series on Wednesday, August 10, at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Kandy, Sri Lanka.
Sri Lankan team have already won the 2-match Twenty20 International series by 2-0, and skipper TM Dilshan is desperate to clinch the ODI series, too.He is in great form and scored maiden century in the 1st T20I at the venue.
Meanwhile, kangaroos skipper Michael Clarke have said that they will fight hard. Most of the Australian players are struggling with their batting and bowling forms and it won't be easy to defeat Sri Lanka at home ground.
The day-night match will start at 09:00 GMT, 14:30 Local Time and 14:00 Pakistan Time.
Sri Lanka Squad: Tilkaratne Dilshan (captain), Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal, Shaminda Eranga, Rangana Herath,, Suraj Randiv, Nuwan Kulasekara, Suranga Lakmal, , Ajantha Mendis, Jeevan Mendis, Thisara Perera, , Upul Tharanga and Kumar Sangakkara.
Australia Squad: Michael Clarke (captain),, Xavier Doherty, , , , , Mitchell Johnson, Shaun Marsh, , James Pattinson, , Steven Smith and Shane Watson.