New Zealand will be locking horns with Sri Lanka in this ICC ODI World Cup 2023 game at the Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. The match is scheduled to take place from 2:00 PM (IST) and promises to be an absolute crackerjack of a contest.
Sri Lanka are already out of the ICC ODI World Cup 2023 and will be playing this game for pride and prestige. They are coming on the back of a loss against Bangladesh and would need to punch above their weight in this NZ vs SL game.
The Kiwis have to win this game in order to be in contention for the 4th spot of the ICC ODI World Cup 2023. India, South Africa and Australia have already booked their place in the semi-finals.
In this article, we take a look at the top 3 vice-captain choices for the NZ vs SL game in the ICC ODI World Cup 2023:
1. Rachin Ravindra (New Zealand)
The young prodigy from New Zealand. Rachin Ravindra is an embodiment of class and composure. The southpaw is the leading run-scorer of the New Zealand team in this ODI World Cup 2023 with 523 runs under his belt.
He has been the pivot around which the whole New Zealand team revolves around. Ravindra can be a great vice-captain choice and is bound to score a lot of runs.
2. Dilshan Madushanka (Sri Lanka)
With 21 wickets in his kitty in the ongoing ICC ODI World Cup 2023, Dilshan Madushanka is the highest wicket-taker. He is breathing fire with the white cherry and can be a great vice-captain for your fantasy team in this NZ vs SL game.
In the previous game against Bangladesh in the Arun Jaitley Stadium in New Delhi, Madushanka bagged 3 wickets. He can help Sri Lanka register a famous win against New Zealand in this game in Bengaluru.
3. Charith Asalanka (Sri Lanka)
Despite scoring a century in the previous game against Shakib Al Hasan and co, Charith Asalanka ended up being on the losing side. He scored 108 runs in 105 deliveries and his innings was packed with 6 fours and 5 sixes.
Asalanka could fetch you a lot of fantasy points and can be a great choice vice-captain in your fantasy team for this NZ vs SL game in Bengaluru. He has mustered 280 runs in 7 games so far in the ongoing ICC ODI World Cup 2023.