Sri Lanka vs Australia 2016 Schedule & TV Channels

Australia will tour the Sri Lanka to play a Test, ODI and T20 series which begins with the first Test of the three-match Test series on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 at Pallekele. The second Test will begin from 4th August while the last & third Test gets underway on 13th August at Colombo. All the test matches will kick off at around 10am local & 2:30pm Australian time. India and Sri Lanka viewers can watch it on Ten Sports while Fox Sports will have live coverage in Autralia.Below is complete details about Sri Lanka vs Australia 2016 schedule, tv channels listing & squads.

 

Australia have poor Test records in against Asian countries. They have won only one test match out of last 15 Test matches they have played in Asia since 2004. Australia will look to win this 3 matches test series against Sri Lanka and change this statistics.

Sri Lanka vs Australia 2016 Schedule & TV Channels

Sri Lankan team will now play test matches without their superstars like Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene. This test series is not going to be easy for Sri Lankans as they never beaten Australia since 1999. They recently lost test series against England but they will look to win this home series.

Sri Lanka vs Australia 2016 Test series schedule

Sri Lanka vs Australia 1st Test:

Dates: July 26-30, 2016.

Venue: Pallekele.

Timings: (10am local, 05:30 am BST, 10am IST, 2:30pm Australian Time).

Sri Lanka vs Australia 2nd Test:

Date: August 4-8, 2016.

Venue: Galle.

Timings: (10am local, 05:30 am BST, 10am IST, 2:30pm Australian Time).

Sri Lanka vs Australia 3rd Test:

Date: August 13-17, 2016.

Venue: SSC Stadium, Colombo.

Timings: (10am local, 05:30 am BST, 10am IST, 2:30pm Australian Time).

Sri Lanka vs Australia 2016 Broadcasting TV Channels

Country TV Channels
Australia Fox Sports
India Ten Sports
Sri Lanka Ten Sports
Pakistan Ten Sports
USA Willow TV

Sri Lanka vs Australia Squads

Sri Lanka: Angelo Mathews (C), Dinesh Chandimal (wk), Dimuth Karunaratne, Kaushal Silva, Kusal Janith Perera, Kusal Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva, Roshen Silva, Nuwan Pradeep, Vishwa Fernando, Asitha Fernando, Rangana Herath, Dilruwan Perera, Lakshan Sandakan, Suranga Lakmal.

Australia: Steve Smith (C), David Warner, Jackson Bird, Joe Burns, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Josh Hazlewood, Moises Henriques, Usman Khawaja, Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Marsh, Shaun Marsh, Peter Nevill (wk), Stephen O’Keefe, Mitchell Starc, Adam Voges.

Sri Lanka vs Australia 2016 Full Fixtures

Jul 26  – 1st Test – Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Pallekele

Aug  4 – 2nd Test – Galle International Stadium, Galle

Aug 13 – 3rd Test – Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo

Aug 21 – 1st ODI – R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo

Aug 24 – 2nd ODI – R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo

Aug 28 – 3rd ODI – Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium

Aug 31 – 4th ODI – Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium

Sep  4 – 5th ODI – Pallekele International Cricket Stadium

Sep  6 – 1st T20I – Pallekele International Cricket Stadium

Sep  9 – 2nd T20I – R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo

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