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| On Feb 23, 2022 3:29 PM IST

IND vs SL Dream11 Prediction 1st T20I India vs Sri Lanka Live Score, Pitch Report, Player Stats, Dream11 Team for Today’s Match


IND vs SL Dream11 Prediction: India and Sri Lanka will lock horns against each other in the 1st T20I at Ekana Stadium, Lucknow on 24th February. The Indian team completed their whitewash against West Indies in their last outing in T20Is. While the Sri Lanka are coming into this series after losing to Australia 1-4 in a T20I series.

The key players for the Indian team in this series will be Shreyas Iyer and Yuzvendra Chahal. While the Sri Lanka team has the presence of Pathum Nissanka and Dushmantham Chameera.

IND vs SL 1st T20I Match Details

1st T20I, India vs Sri Lanka

24 February, 7:00 PM IST

Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow

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Last result at the venue: Afghanistan 156/8 won by 29 runs against West Indies 127/7 in November 2019.

T20I Rankings: IND 1, SL 9

India vs Sri Lanka Pitch Report

  • The team batting first have won all the T20I matches on this venue.
  • The average score in first innings of T20 fixture is 166.
  • Spinners likely to be key for both teams to take wickets.

Form Guide

IND(recent last): W W W
SL (recent last): W L L

IND vs SL Dream11 Prediction for Today Match

India Playing 11 (likely)

Ruturaj Gaikwad
Ishan Kishan (wk)
Rohit Sharma (c)
Shreyas Iyer
Deepak Hooda

Venkatesh Iyer
Ravindra Jadeja
Bhuvneshwar Kumar
Yuzvendra Chahal
Jasprit Bumrah
Ravi Bishnoi

Team News:

  • India won their last series against West Indies 3-0.
  • Deepak Chahar and Suryakumar Yadav not available
  • The team’s key batsmen will be Rohit Sharma, Ishan Kishan, and Shreyas Iyer.
  • The wicket takers will be Ravindra Jadeja, Jasprit Bumrah, and Yuzvdenra Chahal.

Rohit Sharma Stats in T20I

The captain of the Indian team has been in good form to give good starts to the team for the past 1 year and would look to convert his starts into a big one. In 122 matches, he has scored 3263 runs at an average of 48.60.

Matches Runs Average Last 5 Innings
T20I 122 3263 48.60 7,19,40,13,5


Shreyas Iyer Stats in T20I

The reliable run scorer for the team has been impressive in his last few outings for the Indian team. In 33 T20Is, he has garnered 605 runs and would look to be the backbone of the home team.

Matches Runs Average Last 5 Innings
T20I 33 605 27.50 25, 80, 26, 11, 17


Yuzvendra Chahal Stats in T20I

The leg spinner is the differential pick for your fantasy team due to his ability to take wickets in a consistent manner. In the last 5 international matches, he has scalped 8 wickets and would look to continue the same form.

Matches Wickets Economy Last 5 Matches
T20I 52 66 8.28 8 Wickets

Sri Lanka Playing 11 (likely)

Kusal Mendis (wk)
Pathum Nissanka
Danushka Gunathilaka

Charith Asalanka
Dinesh Chandimal
Janith Liyanage
Dasun Shanaka (c)
Chamika Karunaratne
Dushmantha Chameera
Maheesh Theekshana
Lahiru Kumara

Team News:

  • They lost to Australia 1-4 in their last T20I series.
  • Wanindu Hasaranga, Avishka Fernando not available for the series.
  • The key batsmen will be Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis, and Chandimal.
  • The wicket takers are Lahiru Kumara, Dushmantha Chameera, and Maheesh Theekshana.

Pathum Nissanka Stats in T20I

The leading run scorer for the Sri Lanka team in the series against Australia will be the vice captain pick for your fantasy team. In last 5 T20Is, he has scored 184 runs and is in sublime form.

Matches Runs Average Last 5 Innings
T20I 17 486 30.37 13, 46, 16, 73, 36


Kusal Mendis Stats in T20I

The experienced player helped the team to win the last T20I fixture against Australia with an exquisite knock of 69 and will be confident of his abilities. In 32 T20Is, he has accumulated 638 runs.

Matches Runs Average Last 5 Innings
T20I 32 638 20.58 69*, 27, 4, 67, 37


Dushmantha Chameera Stats in T20I

The tall fast bowler has been able to take wickets in power play overs and contain the opposition in death overs. In last 5 outings in international cricket, he has picked up 7 wickets.

Matches Wickets Economy Last 5 Matches
T20I 44 45 7.85 7 Wickets


Who will win India vs Sri Lanka today match?

  • India have won 9 T20Is in a row
  • Sri Lanka are coming off after 1-4 loss in T20I series against Australia.
  • In 22 T20Is till date, India have 14 of them.

According to out IND vs SL today match prediction, India are expected to secure a victory in this fixture due to their current form, track record and odds on betting platform.

IND vs SL Dream11 Team Prediction

Wicket-keepers: Kusal Mendis, Ishan Kishan
Batsmen: Rohit Sharma, Pathum Nissanka, Charith Asalanka, Shreyas Iyer
All-rounder: Ravindra Jadeja, Chamika Karunaratne
Bowlers: Dushmantha Chameera, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal

IND vs SL Dream11 prediction Captain & Vice Captain Choices

For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Rohit Sharma, Pathum Nissanka

For Grand League: Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal

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Harshit Rathi

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