The road safety series is being organized to raise the often ignored topic of Road Safety. The series has brought back a feeling of Nostalgia amongst the fans and pundits alike. Both the Indian legends and Sri Lankan legends have won one game each. The Indian team defeated the West Indies side, whereas the Sri Lankan side cherished their golden days with a victory over the Australian side. The game between Indian Legends and Sri Lankan legends could revive the glorious rivalry which existed between the two teams during the past decades. The game could be a delight for the fans who have lately lost the taste of the rivalry which existed between these two sides.
Match: 3rd Match, IN-L vs SL-L
Road Safety World Series
Date: Monday, 10th March 2019
Time: 7:00 PM
Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Head to Head:
The Road Safety World Series is a special tournament being organized for the awareness of safety on the road. The game between the Indian Legends and Sri Lanka Legends will be their first-ever. However, the fans will get to see some rivalry that existed in the past decades. The match will see some mouth-watering clashes, such as between Vaas-Sehwaag and Sachin-Muralitharan.
Strength: Well, to define India's power, it can easily be said that the opening pair of India which consists of two living legends, Sachin Tendulkar and Virendra Sehwag. The Indian team also has Yuvraj Singh and Mohd Kaif in their arsenal. The Indian team has exceptional strength in batting. The spin bowling of India also can be termed as strong, and it consists of Sairaj Bahutule and Pragyan Ojha. The swing of Zaheer Khan and Irfan Ptahn is also one of the strengths of this India Legend side. The Sri Lankan team also has similar strength as the Indian side. They have an extreme top order with Dilshan, Atapattu, and Kaluwitharana.
Weaknesses: The Indian side and Sri Lankan side have similar weaknesses as well. Both the teams have a shallow batting line up, and a few early wickets can expose both the groups. The game will heavily depend on any side to take opposition wickets.
The Wankhede stadium has always supported the spinners. And the strength of both the team lies in their spin department. Both sides have a host of spinners who could sling a web around the opposition's batting. However, the star-studded batting of India is what gives India the edge. The opening pair of India is what gives India the edge. Therefore, India is the favorite for the today match prediction.
Bet365: India-Legends: 1.50, Sri Lanka-Legends: 2.62
OnlineCricketBetting: India-Legends: 1.50, Sri Lanka-Legends: 2.63
Virender Sehwag: 74 runs in 57 balls in the first match.
Sachin Tendulkar: 36 runs in 29 balls in the first match.
Zaheer Khan: Two wickets in one match.
Munaf Patel: Two wickets in one match.
Tilakaratne Dilshan: 18 runs and three wickets in the first match.
Chamara Kapugedera: 28 runs in 18 balls in the first match
Parvez Mahroof: 20 runs and two wickets in the first match.
Rangana Herath: Two wickets for five runs in the first match.
The fantasy cricket options for your Dream11 team will ignite the feeling of Nostalgia in your mind. Virender Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar should be a part of your Dream 11 side. Even Dilshan is an explosive player and can change the game at any instant same is the case with Yuvraj Singh. The four players are certain to make a place in dream11, whereas the bowling department must consist of Mularitharan, Zaheer Khan, and Vaas.