The India versus Sri Lanka match in the ongoing ICC ODI World Cup 2023 will be taking place at the iconic and prestigious Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. This is the same stadium where the finals of the ICC ODI World Cup 2011 had taken place and former Indian legendary captain and cricketer had smashed the six down the ground off the bowling of Nuwan Kulasekara.
India are in a commanding position in the ongoing tournament. They have notched up 6 wins in 6 games and are in pole position in the World Cup. Rohit Sharma and co. have been oozing consistency and are a strong contender for the World Cup title.
Sri Lanka on the other hand, are in the 7th position and have won 2 games out of the 6 games they have played so far.
In this article, we take a look at the top 3 vice-captain choices in the IND vs SL game in the ICC ODI World Cup 2023:
1. Mohammad Shami (India)
Indian speedster Mohammad Shami has been in fantastic form in the ongoing ICC ODI World Cup 2023. He has been in sensational form and has bagged 9 wickets in 2 matches. After bagging a 5-fer in the match versus New Zealand in Dharamshala, the pacer from Bengal took 4 wickets against England.
Shami can fetch you a lot of fantasy points if you make him the vice-captain.
2. Sadeera Samarawickrama (Sri Lanka)
With 331 runs in the tournament so far, Sadeera Samarawickrama is the leading run-scorer of the island nation in the ongoing ICC ODI World Cup 2023. The 28-year-old elegant player has been in top form and has been breathing fire with the willow.
He scored 36 runs against Afghanistan in their previous game and had scored a classy knock of 65* runs against England in their previous encounter.
3. Rohit Sharma (India)
Giving solid and aggressive starts at the top, batting with a superb strike-rate and making his team get off to solid starts has been the template of Rohit Sharma in the ongoing ICC ODI World Cup 2023.
The Indian captain has mustered 398 runs and is the leading run-scorer of India in the World Cup 2023. He can fetch you several fantasy points and making him the vice-captain of your side can be an extremely smart choice.