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India vs Sri Lanka, 1st ODI Preview, Probable 11, Pitch Report, All You Need To Know

On Tuesday, January 10, India and Sri Lanka will clash in the first one-day international. India will be aiming to win the ODI series against Sri Lanka after winning the T20 series 2-1. In the ODI format, the major players resume play. Hardik Pandya will serve as his deputy, and Rohit Sharma will lead the charge. Check out Dream11’s top fantasy picks for the IND vs. SL matchup.

India will begin the Mission ODI World Cup with a series against Sri Lanka. Rohit Sharma wants to find the 11 best players from the three ODIs with 17 matches to go before the big event. Suryakumar Yadav hasn’t hit the straps, so middle order is a big concern. It’s likely that KL Rahul will get another shot in the middle order.

Match Details

  • Match: India vs Sri Lanka, 1st ODI
  • Date & Time: January 10, 1:30 PM
  • Venue: Guwahati

Dream11 Top Fantasy Picks

Wanindu Hasaranga is the vice-captain and Kusal Mendis is the wicketkeeper. Shreyas Iyer, Mendis, and Rohit Sharma are the batsmen. Shanaka and Hardik Pandya are the all-rounders. Bowlers are Bumrah, Siraj, and Theekshana.

Pitch Report

The Guwahati pitch is rather athletic, which benefits both hitters and bowlers. Spinners flourish on this course due to its moderate speed. In this first inning, the average score is 250. The batting-friendly wicket at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium will provide the batters a major advantage in both innings. The surface is expected to assist fast bowlers later in the game, while spinners will be important in the middle overs.

Weather report

The temperature is expected to be around 24ยฐC on matchday, with 55% humidity and a wind speed of 10 km/hr. There is no risk of rain throughout the game.

Probable Playing XIs

IND:

  • Rohit Sharma
  • SHubman Gill
  • Virat Kohli
  • Suryakumar Yadav
  • Shreyas Iyer
  • KL Rahul
  • Hardik Pandya
  • Sundar
  • Siraj
  • Chahal
  • Bumrah

SL:

  • Nissanka
  • Kusal Mendis
  • Avishka Fernando
  • Charith Asalanka
  • Dhananjaya de Silva
  • Shanaka
  • Hasaranga
  • Karunaratne
  • Theekshana
  • Madushanka
  • Lahiru Kumara

Conclusion:

Despite the fact that the Rohit Sharma-led Sri Lankan team is likely the favorite, it cannot be denied that the hosts will put up a tough fight. When playing at home, Team India is a formidable team that can ruin any opponent’s chances at any time. As a result, India is likely to prevail in the first ODI against Sri Lanka.

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