Asia ODI Series 2023 Super 4s, Match 4, IND vs SL Preview and Fantasy Prediction

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Asia ODI Series 2023

Super 4s, Match 4, IND vs SL


In a cricketing extravaganza that promises to be nothing short of breathtaking, Sri Lanka is poised to lock horns with the formidable Indian cricket team in the fourth match of the Super Four stage of the Asia ODI Series 2023. The battleground for this high-stakes encounter will be the iconic R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo, a venue that has witnessed countless historic moments in the world of cricket.

Team India, led by the indomitable Virat Kohli, has set the tournament ablaze with their stellar performances. Their most recent triumph, a resounding 228-run victory over arch-rivals Pakistan, left fans awestruck. Kohli and KL Rahul, the dynamic duo, etched their names in the annals of cricketing history by crafting masterful centuries. Together, they orchestrated a dazzling display of cricketing prowess, propelling India to a colossal total of 356 runs in their allotted 50 overs. The Pakistani challenge, once menacing, crumbled as they were bowled out for a paltry 128 runs in just 32 overs.

The architect of Pakistan's downfall was the enigmatic Kuldeep Yadav, who conjured a mesmerising five-wicket haul. In doing so, he etched his name as the highest wicket-taker for India in One-Day Internationals during the current year. However, Yadav was not alone in his brilliance; the likes of Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, and Shardul Thakur complemented his efforts magnificently. Together, they kept the opposition perpetually on edge, showcasing the depth and diversity of India's cricketing talent.

On the other side of the spectrum, Sri Lanka emerges as the tournament's dark horse, boasting an impeccable record. They arrive at this crucial juncture unbeaten, with a staggering 13-match winning streak in ODIs. As they prepare to face off against India, they harbour hopes of extending this remarkable streak to an unprecedented 14, sending waves of anticipation coursing through the cricketing world.

Colombo, the enchanting backdrop for this exhilarating encounter, is primed for a genuine cricketing spectacle. The clash between these cricketing titans promises to be a nail-biter, a contest that will undoubtedly be etched in the memories of fans and players alike. With both teams brimming with talent and determination, the R. Premadasa Stadium will bear witness to a showdown of epic proportions as the cricketing world holds its breath.

Match Details

Match:  IND vs SL, Super Fours, 4th Match, Asia ODI Series, 2023

Tuesday, September 12, 2023

3:00 PM

R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo

Pitch and Weather Report

Over the past 48 hours, the pitch at R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo has received a substantial amount of rain, which means there will likely be moisture on the pitch. This moisture could provide some early assistance to fast bowlers, but as the match unfolds, spinners are expected to become more influential. It is highly likely that the team winning the toss will opt to bat first.

Mostly cloudy conditions with a projected maximum temperature of 28 degree celsius is forecasted throughout the match. 


IND: Rohit Sharma (c), KL Rahul (wk), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj, Mohammed Shami, Suryakumar Yadav, Axar Patel, Shreyas Iyer, Prasidh Krishna, Tilak Varma

SL: Kusal Mendis (wk), Dasun Shanaka (c), Pathum Nissanka, Dimuth Karunaratne, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Charith Asalanka, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dunith Wellalage, Maheesh Theekshana, Kasun Rajitha, Matheesha Pathirana, Kusal Perera, Binura Fernando, Pramod Madushan, Dushan Hemantha

Probable Playing XIs

IND: Rohit Sharma (C), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, KL Rahul (WK), Ishan Kishan, Ravindra Jadeja, Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Shardul Thakur, Mohammad Siraj, Jasprit Bumrah.

SL: Pathum Nissanka, Dimuth Karunaratne, Kusal Mendis (WK), Sadeera Samarawickrama, Charith Asalanka, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dasun Shanaka (C), Dunith Wellalage, Maheesh Theekshana, Kasun Rajitha, Matheesha Pathirana.

Match Prediction

Despite the consecutive cricket matches India is scheduled to play due to the inclement weather conditions, our prediction anticipates India's victory over Sri Lanka in this encounter. This prediction is based on a comprehensive assessment of team capabilities and the impressive current form exhibited by the players. 

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