Queensland fast bowler Ben Cutting was making his T20 international debut, while batsman Kushal Perera was handed his first T20 start for Sri Lanka.
Angelo Mathews is captaining Sri Lanka, taking over from Mahela Jayawardene, who remains in the team as a batsman.
Australia: George Bailey (capt), David Warner, Aaron Finch, Sean Marsh, Adam Voges, Matthew Wade (wkt), Glenn Maxwell, Ben Cutting, Mitchell Starc, Xavier Doherty, Ben Laughlin
Sri Lanka: Angelo Mathews (capt), Kushal Perera, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Dinesh Chandimal (wkt), Mahela Jayawardene, Lahiru Thirimanne, Jeevan Mendis, Thisara Perera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Ajantha Mendis, Lasith Malinga
Umpires: Simon Fry (AUS), Paul Reiffel (AUS)
TV Umpire: John Ward (AUS)
Match referee: Javagal Srinath (IND)
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The first match of the series will kick off on December 14 in Perth