Sri Lanka wins toss, choose to bat against Aus in 5th ODI

Colombo [Sri Lanka]June 24 (ANI): Sri Lanka skipper Dasun Shanaka won the toss and chose to bat against Australia in the fifth and final ODI, here at R Premadasa Stadium, on Friday.

Sri Lanka has taken an unassailable lead in the five-game streak after winning three games.

On the other hand, Australia will look forward to finishing the five-game streak in a respectable manner.

After losing 2-1 in the T20I series, Sri Lanka made a promising comeback in the ODI series and took a 3-1 lead.

Sri Lanka Games XI: Danushka Gunathilaka, Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis (w), Charith Asalanka, Dinesh Chandimal, Dasun Shanaka (c), Dunith Wellalage, Chamika Karunaratne, Jeffrey Vandersay, Pramod Madushan, Maheesh Theekshana.

Australia Games XI: David Warner, Aaron Finch(c), Mitchell Marsh, Josh Inglis, Marnus Labuschagne, Glenn Maxwell, Alex Carey(w), Cameron Green, Pat Cummins, Matthew Kuhnemann, Josh Hazlewood. (ANI)

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