Bailey wins the toss and elects to bowl first
Australia skipper George Bailey has won the toss and elected to bowl first against South Africa in their eagerly awaited Super Eights clash at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.
South Africa will be looking to bounce back after their defeat against Pakistan while the Aussies will be looking to strengthen their chances of securing a place in the t20 World Cup semi-finals with a second victory in the Super Eights.
The Aussies have brought Xavier Doherty in for Dan Christian while Albie Morkel has been dropped in favour of Wayne Parnell for the South Africans.
Australia team - SR Watson, DA Warner, MEK Hussey, GJ Bailey*, CL White, GJ Maxwell, MS Wade†, GB Hogg, PJ Cummins, MA Starc, XJ Doherty.
South Africa team - RE Levi, HM Amla, JH Kallis, AB de Villiers*†, JP Duminy, F Behardien, WD Parnell, J Botha, RJ Peterson, DW Steyn, M Morkel.