- Match: India vs Sri Lanka (IND vs SL)
- Date- 10 January
- Match Format- ODI
- Venue- Guwahati
- Time- 1:30 PM (IST)
- Weather Forecast- Sunny, 27℃
India vs Sri Lanka (IND vs SL) Today Match Prediction Preview:
Welcome to the IND vs SL Today Prediction curated by Kheltalk cricket experts. Sri Lanka will take on India in the 1st ODI of Sri Lanka’s tour of India in Guwahati on 10 January 2023, Tuesday. Keep on reading for more information on the IND vs SL game.
India and Sri Lanka will meet in the series opener on Tuesday. India defeated Sri Lanka in the T20I series by 2-1. They won the 1st game by 2 runs and then lost the next contest but bounced back stronger to win the deciding game. The team will enter the series with a new-found confidence. Sri Lanka, on the other hand, did push India to a greater extent in the series. Though they had lost, they had several positives to take from the game.
Top Batsmen for IND vs SL
Suryakumar Yadav- 10 Matches, 415 runs
Rohit Sharma- 8 Matches, 197 runs
Dasun Shanaka- 9 Matches, 277 runs
Top Bowlers for IND vs SL
Arshdeep Singh- 10 Matches, 19 wickets
Hardik Pandya- 9 Matches, 12 wickets
Wanindu Hasaranga- 10 Matches, 23 wickets
IND vs SL Today Match Prediction Scenarios
Scenario 1- If IND bats first
- First Innings score prediction- IND is expected to score 270
- Result prediction- IND will win the match by 20 runs.
Scenario 2- If SL bats first
- First Innings score prediction- SL is expected to score 270
- Result prediction- IND will win the 2 to 3 wickets.
IND vs SL Today Match Prediction, 1st ODI, Who Will Win the Match?
India to win
India will begin this game as favorite. The home-ground advantage is likely to help out the team here once again. Suryakumar Yadav and Dasun Shanaka are the players to watch out for here. They were the top performers in the recently concluded T20I series. Also, a lot depends on how the bowlers go here. In all three T20I matches, the bowlers returned expensive for both teams.
Team Update/Players Availability/Injury News
- Bowlers hold the key for both teams
- Jasprit Bumrah ruled out of the ODI series
IND vs SL Probable Playing 11
SL Playing XI
Dasun Shanaka (Captain), Pathum Nissanka, Avishka Fernando, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Kusal Mendis, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Charith Asalanka, Dhananjaya de Silva, Wanindu Hasaranga (Vice Captain), Maheesh Theekshana, Chamika Karunaratne
IND Playing XI
Rohit Sharma (Captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (WK), Hardik Pandya (VC), Washington Sundar, Axar Patel, Mohd. Shami, Arshdeep Singh.
Squad for IND vs SL, ODI series 2023
Rohit Sharma (Captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Suryakumarv Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (WK), Ishan Kishan (WK), Hardik Pandya (VC), Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel, Mohd. Shami, Mohd. Siraj, Umran Malik, Arshdeep Singh.
Dasun Shanaka (Captain), Pathum Nissanka, Avishka Fernando, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Kusal Mendis (Vice Captain), Charith Asalanka, Dhananjaya de Silva, Wanindu Hasaranga, Ashen Bandara, Maheesh Theekshana, Chamika Karunaratne, Dilshan Madushanka, Kasun Rajitha, Nuwanidu Fernando (ODIs), Dunith Wellalage, Pramod Madushan, Lahiru Kumara.