INDL vs SLKL Match Prediction & Betting Tips - Oct 01, 2022
Tournament: Road Safety World Series 2022.
Date: October 1, 2022
Venue: Shaheed Veer Narayan Stadium, Raipur, India.
The Sri Lankan Legends cricket team will go up against Indian Legends in the final of the Rad Safety World Series for 2022. This final will be played at the Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium in Raipur.
INDL vs SLKL Team Previews
India Legends was successful in winning the 2021 version of the Road Safety World Series and it was against the same opposition Sri Lanka. Indian Legends are playing host to the final and they will have another opportunity to make it two in a row against the same opposition in this game. In their last game, India Legends defeated the Australia Legends by a margin of 5 wickets and with 4 balls remaining. The wicket-keeper batsman for India Naman Ojha played a splendid knock of 90 runs not out from 62 balls in this semi-final win.
Naman Ojha hit five sixes and seven fours during his effort. He was also involved in a 38-run opening wicket partnership with Sachin Tendulkar. Irfan Pathan also provided some fireworks hitting 37 not out from 12 balls. In their semi-final win over Australia Legends, there were only 3 bowlers from the Indian bowling attack that were among wickets. Abhimanyu Mithun picked up 2 wickets for 25 runs from his quota of 4 overs and Yusuf Pathan picked up a couple for 36 runs. Rahul Sharma on the other hand picked up the crucial wicket of the Aussie skipper Shane Watson.
Even though several matches in the Rad Safety World Series for 2022 were washed away due to rain, India Legends have managed to remain unbeaten in the competition. This is a huge morale booster ahead of the finals of the tournament.
India Legends Playing 11
SR Tendulkar, Yuvraj Singh, SK Raina, STR Binny, Irfan Pathan, Yusuf Pathan, Naman Ojha, RV Kumar, Rajesh Pawar, Abhimanyu Mithun, R Sharma.
Sri Lanka Legends
The Sri Lanka Legends cricket team was runners-up in the Road Safety World Series for 2021. In their Friday encounter against the West Indies, Sri Lanka Legends provided a fabulous bowling and fielding display. It was instrumental in the side managing to defend their score of 172 for 9 they had set earlier. They have been pretty impressive during their campaign in the Road Safety World Series 2022. They will be keen to exact revenge for the defeat they suffered in the last year’s final of the same competition.
Sri Lanka Legends have been one of the strongest sides in the competition if not the strongest side. Their batters have kept the runs flowing right throughout the competition. Even though none of their batsmen scored more than 31 runs in the match against the West Indies Legends in the semi-final, they still succeeded in putting up 172 for 9 and won the game in the end. Nuwan Kulasekara continues to have a terrific competition by taking the wickets of skipper Brian Lara and Narsingh Deonarine.
Sanath Jayasuriya picked up his 6th and 7th wicket of the competition in this game. One of these wickets was the crucial wicket of the in-form batter Dwayne Smith. During the event, Sri Lanka Legends defeated West Indies Legends, South Africa Legends, Bangladesh Legends, and England Legends in their last four games.
Sri Lanka Legends Playing 11
Tillakaratne Dilshan, WU Tharanga, Isuru Udana, Asela Gunaratne, Sanath Jayasuriya, Nuwan Kulasekara, Ishan Jayaratne, Jeevan Mendis, Mahela Udawatte, Dhammika Prasad, Dilshan Munaweera.
INDL vs SLKL Toss Prediction
The wicket on offer at the Raipur venue is entirely in the favor of the batters. We can expect the captain that wins the toss to field first and chase the total knowing the exact number of runs they need to get to win the final.
Read our guide on toss predictions to learn how we analyze and come up with our tips.
Pitch and Conditions
This game is to be played at the Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium in Raipur. The pitch at this venue is entirely in the favor of the batters. You can expect the team batting first to score in the excess of 200 runs on this track. And the chasing team might even succeed in reaching the target.
INDL vs SLKL Betting Tips
In the 2021 edition of the Road Safety World Series Legends Cricket final India Legends defeated their Sri Lankan counterparts by a margin of 14 runs. You can expect another closely fought affair with both teams giving it all for the coveted trophy. Sri Lankan Legends have been impressive right throughout the tournament. However, they appeared to be a bit tired in their victory in the semifinal against the Windies Legends. You can expect another victory for India Legends in the final. We will bet with India Legends to win this game and lift the trophy again.
Bonus Cricket Bets
This is quite likely because this is one of the shortest formats of the game and Indian openers Sachin Tendulkar and Naman Ojha is in great form.
Both Sri Lankan Legends openers are in good nick. So, you can expect them to not lose a wicket in the first over of their innings.
Sanath Jayasuriya has had a relatively quiet tournament with the bat. You can expect the explosive hitter to come good in the final.