The Lankans have however won only one match by right against Australia. The main win by a good fit for Sri Lanka came in the last of the 1996 World Cup. In the various matches, in any case, it has been Australia who have risen successful. The 1996 World Cup however was an alternate story with Sri Lanka staying unbeaten all through the competition. Actually, Australia had lost twice to Sri Lanka, in fact, in that competition.
Australia had hauled out of their alliance match against Sri Lanka in Colombo owing to security apprehensions and the focuses were recompensed to the host. In the last at Lahore, Sri Lanka broadly pursued down Australia's aggregate of 241 for seven in their 50 overs with 22 balls to extra. The legend of that win and Sri Lanka's first-ever World Cup win was Aravinda de Silva with an unbeaten 107 off 124 balls.