INDL vs SLKL Match Preview
The India Legends finished third in the points tally of the Road Safety World Series, 2022. However, they succeeded in reaching the finals of the competition by beating Australia Legends in the semi-final of the tournament. They won this semi-final by 5 wickets and 4 balls to spare. Sri Lanka Legends on the other hand beat West Indies Legends by a margin of 14 runs. Both these sides have remained unbeaten in this year's competition as a result of many matches getting abandoned due to rain. It will be interesting to see how things work out between these undefeated sides in the competition.
There are a few chances of rain during the match but everybody is expecting a full game of cricket in terms of entertainment.
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.
India Legends leads the head-to-head between these two teams.
India Legends has won both the last couple of games played between these two sides. This again makes them a stronger favorite to win this match.
Sachin Tendulkar has scored 282 runs in his last 10 attempts.
We all know how great a batsman Sachin Tendulkar was. He has also scored 282 runs in his last 10 innings for India Legends. He has scored these runs at an average of 40.29 and a strike rate of 143.87.
There don't seem to be any injury worries reported for this game from either of the two sides.
INDL vs SLKL Probable 11
INDL Playing 11
- Naman Ojha (Wk)
- Sachin Tendulkar (C)
- Suresh Raina
- Yuvraj Singh
- Yusuf Pathan
- Irfan Pathan
- Stuart Binny
- Rajesh Pawar
- Rahul Sharma
- Munaf Patel
- Abhimanyu Mithun
SLKL Playing 11
- Mahela Udawatte
- Sanath Jayasuriya
- Tillakaratne Dilshan (C)
- Chamara Silva
- Upul Tharanga (Wk)
- Jeevan Mendis
- Chaturanga de Silva
- Isuru Udana
- Asela Gunaratne
- Ishan Jayaratne
- Nuwan Kulasekara
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 semi-final 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.
Sachin Tendulkar: Sachin Tendulkar will always be among all the lists of top picks in any format of the game. He has scored 282 runs from his last 10 games at an average of 40.29 and a good strike rate of 143.87.
Tillakaratne Dilshan: Tillakaratne Dilshan has scored 364 runs in his last ten matches for the Sri Lanka Legends, He has scored these runs at an average of 45.50 and a strike rate of 148.57. He has also picked up 13 wickets in the process at a strike rate of 12.92.
Yuvraj Singh: Another batter that is looking in good nick is Yuvraj Singh. He has put together 238 runs in his last 10 appearances with an excellent strike rate of 167.60 and a terrific average of 59.50.
Yusuf Pathan: Pathan is the go-to all-rounder for India Legends whether it is with the bat or ball. He has picked up 11 wickets from 9 games although he has not been required to do too much with the bat.
INDL vs SLKL Dream11 Team 1
Keeper: N. Ojha
Batters: Y. Singh, S. Raina, S. Tendulkar, A. Gunaratne
All-rounders: Y. Pathan (VC), T. Dilshan (C), S. Jayasuriya
Bowlers: N. Kulasekara, J. Mendis, R. Sharma