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Sri Lanka Vs Australia 2011 Cricket World Cup Match

A cricket match between Srilanka and Australia always comes with a lot of excitement and enthusiasm among the cricket lovers. You must be eager to know how the Srilankans take on the Australians in this 20th match of the Cricket World Cup 2011. In India, DD National (Doordarshan) and ESPNStar Network will broadcast this Srilanka vs Australia World Cup 2011 match.

Match Timing and Venue

The World Cup 2011 Srilanka vs Australia match is a day and night match of Group A to be held on Saturday 5th March 2011. The timing of the match is 09:00 GMT, 14:30 local and 14:00 PKT. The venue for the Australia vs Srilanka World Cup 2011 match is R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo in Srilanka.

How to Reach Premadasa Stadium, Colombo

  • Approximate distance from Bandaranaike International Airport, Katunayake: 31.9 km
    Approximate time required to reach: 28 minutes

  • Approximate distance from Dehiwala Railway Station: 14.01 Km
    Approximate time required to reach: 19 minutes
Private cars or cabs can be availed to travel to Premadasa Stadium. Several other transportation modes are also available.

Strength of Team Srilanka and Team Australia

In this World Cup of 2011, the Australian Cricket Team must be hoping to enhance their achievement of winning the World Cup Title for 4 times. Relying on the successful and excellent captaincy by Ricky Ponting, the team would give a strong fight with excellent players like Shane Watson, Mike Hussey and Mitchell Johnson.

Srilankan Cricket Team is tough side and among the list of favorites in the World Cup of 2011. With players such as Jayawardena, Tillakeratne Dilshan, Kumar Sangakkara, Nuwan Kulasekara, Muttiah Muralidaran and Ajantha Mendis, the team stands a great chance.

We wish all the best to both Srilanka and Australia for the 2011 Cricket World Cup.


Tickets for Srilanka vs Australia World Cup 2011 match can be can be procured from Premadasa Stadium, Colombo or else tickets can be booked online as well.

Live Score

To know more on the match and the live score, stay tuned, here!

Last Updated on 01 April 2011

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