Chandimal was found guilty of changing the condition of the ball during the second day’s play of the second Test, which concluded at Gros Islet on Monday.
On Wednesday morning (AEST), Australia managed to lose an ODI by 242 runs.
Australia need a win to avoid a fourth consecutive bilateral ODI series loss, and their seventh fifty-overs defeat to England in eight meetings.
The world champions have slumped to sixth in the ICC rankings - their lowest position in more than 30 years - having won just two of their last 15 matches.
After it appeared that a resolution had been reached to allow for play on the third day at the Darren Sammy Stadium in St Lucia to get underway almost 90 minutes later than scheduled, the Sri Lankans first came onto the field.
Despite a first up loss to England there is a growing confidence among a unit who found success as a T20 outfit and Glenn Maxwell says they are hugely confident of taking down the home team.
Like everyone connected with Australian cricket, Ponting was stunned by the incident in Cape Town which led to Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft being suspended.
17-year-old White Ferns all-rounder Amelia Kerr has blasted a record-breaking 232 not out against Ireland — the highest score in the history of women’s One Day Internationals.
According to New Zealand Cricket, a tumour was discovered during a routine check-up last year and the 66-year-old is has been making excellent progress since being operated on.