3rd ODI Live: Sri Lanka Cruising In Chase Of 292 vs Australia

Sri Lanka vs Australia, 3rd ODI: Pathum Nissanka bats against Australia.© AFP

Sri Lanka vs Australia, 3rd ODI Live Score Updates:Pathum Nissanka and Kusal Mendis hit fine half-centuries to ensure Sri Lanka are going steady in their chase of 292 in the third ODI of the five-match series against Australia on Sunday at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. The two have put on a brilliant partnership of over 150 runs after Glenn Maxwell got the wicket of Niroshan Dickwella for 25. Earlier, Travis Head and Aaron Finch played knocks of 70 and 62 respectively as Australia posted 291/6 against Sri Lanka. For Sri Lanka, Jeffrey Vandersay returned with three wickets. Earlier, Alex Carey and Travis Head led Australia’s fightback against Sri Lanka after Aaron Finch lost his wicket after scoring 62.The 69-run stand for the third wicket between Aaron Finch and Marnus Labuschagne came to an end in the 25th over as Labuschagne was sent back to the pavilion by Vandersay.Earlier,Aaron Finch had brought up his fifty in the 21st over of the innings as Australia revived their innings with a solid third-wicket stand between Finch and Marnus Labuschagne. Earlier,David Warner had to go walk back to the hut early as Dushmantha Chameera dismissed him in the third over of the innings. Warner scored just 9. Soon after, Mitchell Marsh also walked back after scoring just 10 and Australia lost a couple of wickets with score less than 50. Earlier,Australia won the toss and opted to bat first against Sri Lanka in the third ODI of the five-match series at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Sri Lanka had won the second ODI to level the five-match series at 1-1. (LIVE SCORECARD)

Playing XIs

Australia:David Warner, Aaron Finch(c), Mitchell Marsh, Marnus Labuschagne, Travis Head, Alex Carey(w), Glenn Maxwell, Cameron Green, Jhye Richardson, Matthew Kuhnemann, Josh Hazlewood


Sri Lanka:Pathum Nissanka, Niroshan Dickwella(w), Kusal Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva, Charith Asalanka, Dasun Shanaka(c), Chamika Karunaratne, Dunith Wellalage, Jeffrey Vandersay, Dushmantha Chameera, Maheesh Theekshana

Here are the Live Score Updates from the 3rd ODI between Sri Lanka and Australia, straight from R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo

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