After thrashing the visitors in the last 2 ODIs after tremendously failing in the first one, India will take Sri Lanka again for the 1st T20 match scheduled at Barabati Stadium, Cuttack today evening. While it is just like a practice match for India to prepare for the series in South Africa, Sri Lanka would like to win the game and gain some respect in the remaining matches. The Ind Vs SL 1st T20 match prediction is listed below.
Series- Sri Lanka tour of India, 2017
Venue- Barabati Stadium, Cuttack
Date and Time- December 20, 07:00 PM
Over the years, the Barabati Stadium wicket has been noted for the variable bounce. It has also provided aid to the spinners. Moreover, even the pacers have also taken advantage of the variable bounce on occasions. Overall, a good competition of bat and ball is expected to happen. Dew will also play a key role in the match.
Avg 1st inn score-92
Avg 2nd inn score-96
Highest Total-96/4 (17.1 Ov) by RSA vs Ind
Lowest Total-92/10 (17.2 Ov) by Ind vs RSA
Highest Chased-96/4 (17.1 Ov) by RSA vs Ind
Sri Lanka –
Rohit Sharma(c), Shreyas Iyer, Dinesh Karthik, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, MS Dhoni(w), Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Lokesh Rahul, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jaydev Unadkat, Mohammed Siraj, Deepak Hooda, Basil Thampi
Sri Lanka –
Upul Tharanga, Thisara Perera(c), Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Perera, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Chaturanga de Silva, Angelo Mathews, Sachith Pathirana, Niroshan Dickwella(w), Asela Gunaratne, Nuwan Pradeep, Akila Dananjaya, Vishwa Fernando, Dasun Shanaka, Dushmantha Chameera
IND Probable 11-
Rohit Sharma (C), Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul, MS Dhoni (wk), Dinesh Karthik, Yuzvendra Chahal, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Jaydev Unadkat/Mohammed Siraj
SL Probable 11-
Upul Tharanga, Angelo Mathews, Asela Gunaratne, Dasun Shanaka, Thisara Perera (C), Danushka Gunathilaka, Sachith Pathirana, Akila Dananjaya, Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Nuwan Pradeep, Vishwa Fernando
Please note- Choose the playing 11 from the squad mentioned above. The Ind Vs SL match prediction listed here is based on our research and understanding. Moreover, management has the final call.
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