Australia will be welcoming Sri Lanka to play a cricket series in 2017. The series comprises three Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is) only. The series will open on 17 February, 2017 and conclude on February 22, 2017. The series will start on February 17 with the first T20I. The middle game of the series will take place on February 19. The two sides will play last game of the contest on February 22, 2017. A total 26 matches have been played between the two sides in Test form of cricket that resulted 17 times in favor of Australia and 1 Test went opposite to them while 8 Tests were drawn. The two contestants came face to face each other in 91 One Day Internationals (ODIs) where Australia emerged winner in 56 ODIs while 31 were lost by them and 4 ODIs ended without any result. The T20 format has not been in favor of the hosts with only 2 being won by them and they lost 6 T20Is out of the total 8 played between the two sides.