IND vs SL Dream11 Prediction, Playing 11, Top Picks, Fantasy Cricket Tips for 1st ODI India vs Sri Lanka Dream11 Team for Today’s Match

Updated on: Jan 10, 2023 12:08 pm IST

  • IND vs SL Dream11

    IND vs SL Dream11 Prediction: It was a scintillating effort from the new look team India to clinch the T20I series 2-1 and maintained their T20I series winning run intact. Now it is time for the bigger format in white ball cricket, i.e., the ODIs to take the center stage. India and Sri Lanka are all set to lock horns in thd first ODI which will be played at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati. The Indian ODI team will be a bit different from the T20I side which won the series against Sri Lanka. The likes of Virat Kohli, Kuldeep Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul, and skipper Rohit Sharma among others, will be back leading the side and would be looking to win an ODI series after two straight series defeats. This series will be pivotal for both India and Sri Lanka in the context of ICC World Cup 2023 which is slated to take place in October. Both teams will look for an eventful start to the ODI series with a win in the opening game.

    IND vs SL Dream11 Prediction for Today Match

    1st ODI, India vs Sri Lanka India vs Sri Lanka 3-match ODI Series 10 January 2023 @ 1:30 PM IST

    Where to Watch IND vs SL Live on TV and Live Streaming?

    Watch India vs Sri Lanka 3rd T20I Live on Star Sports Network and Disney + Hotstar app.

    IND vs SL Pitch Report

    The pitch at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati has always been good for the batters. In the last few international games played here we have seen some green pinch on the wicket which helps the pacers to generate some bounce. Therefore, the new ball might do something for the bowlers.

    Team Form Guide:

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

    IND Playing 11

    1.Shubman Gill
    2.Rohit Sharma (C)
    3.Virat Kohli
    4.Shreyas Iyer
    5.Suryakumar Yadav
    6.KL Rahul (WK)
    7.Hardik Pandya
    8.Axar Patel
    9.Kuldeep Yadav/Yuzvendra Chahal
    10.Mohammad Shami
    11.Mohammed Siraj

    • Rohit Sharma will be back leading the side. He will be opening the batting alongside Shubman Gill.
    • Jasprit Bumrah who was named in the side initially, but BCCI has decided to rest him and make him play in the upcoming Australia’s home Test series.
    • One between Kuldeep Yadav or Yuzvendra Chahal will feature in the eleven.
    • Hardik Pandya will also return to the ODI side after quite a long time. He is expected to pitch in with a few overs as well.
    • One between Mohammad Shami or Arshdeep Singh will partner Mohammed Siraj in the pace bowling department.

    Virat Kohli Stats in ODIs

    King Kohli will be back playing ODIs in India, a format he loves the most. A century in his last ODI outing against Bangladesh must have given a lot of confidence.

    Innings Runs Average Strike Rate Recent Form in ODIs
    256 12471 57.47 93.01 16, 17, 9, 5, 113

    Shreyas Iyer Stats in ODIs

    Shreyas Iyer was on cloud nine in ODIs in 2022. He ended the year as India’s leading run-getter in ODIs and would look to continue with his rich vein of form.

    Innings Runs Strike Rate Average Recent form in ODIs
    35 1537 96 48.03 80, 49, 24, 82, 3

    SL Playing 11

    1.Pathum Nissanka
    2.Kusal Mendis (wk)
    3.Dhananjaya de Silva
    4.Charith Asalanka
    5.Avishka Fernando/Sadeera Samarawickrama
    6.Dasun Shanaka(C)
    7.Wanindu Hasaranga
    8.Dunith Wellalage
    9.Maheesh Theekshana
    10.Kasun Rajitha
    11.Dilshan Madushanka/Lahiru Kumara

    • Dasun Shanaka will be leading the side in ODIs as well.
    • Kusal Mendis will be keeping wickets.
    • The middle-order will comprise the likes of Dhananjaya de Silva, Charith Asalanka, skipper Dasun Shanaka, and one between Sadeera Samarawickrama or Avishka Fernando.
    • In the bowling unit, the onus would be on Kasun Rajitha, Maheesh Theekshana, Dunith Wellalage, and Wanindu Hasaranga.

    Pathum Nissanka Stats in ODIs

    The Sri Lankan opener is one of the mainstays for the side in ODI cricket. In a short span of time, Pathum has been quite impressive for Sri Lanka in ODIs.

    Innings Runs Average 50s/100s Recent Form in ODIs
    20 577 30.36 4/1 13, 2, 85, 3*, 35

    Wanindu Hasaranga Stats in ODIs

    Yes, Wanindu Hasaranga had a terrible time in the T20Is as he was struggling to get wickets. However, in the longer format of the game, Wanindu could be a lethal prospect with his unplayable googlies and is capable of contributing with the bast as well. Check his ODI numbers below.

    Matches Wickets Runs Bat Avg Economy
    34 39 672 25.84 5.07

    Who will win India vs Sri Lanka Today match?

    • Sri Lanka have won two of their last five ODI matches.
    • India has only managed a single win from their last 5 ODI outings.
    • Playing at home, India would be hoping to put up a better show, better than what they have done in this format in recent times.

    According to the India vs Sri Lanka today match prediction, India are the favorites to win this match.

    IND vs SL Dream11 Team Prediction

    WICKET-KEEPERS: Kusal Mendis
    BATTERS: Suryakumar Yadav, Pathum Nissanka, Shreyas Iyer, Virat Kohli
    ALL-ROUNDERS: Axar Patel, Wanindu Hassaranga
    BOWLERS: Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Siraj, Kasun Rajitha, Dilshan Madushanka

    Who should be the captain of your IND vs SL Fantasy Team?

    For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Shreyas Iyer, Pathum Nissanka
    For Grand League: Virat Kohli, Mohammed Siraj

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