IND vs SL T20I: The Indian team will start 2023 with the home series against Sri Lanka. T20 and ODI series of 3-3 matches will be played between the two. The T20 series will start tomorrow (January 3, Tuesday). In this, Hardik Pandya will take command of the team. This 15th T20 International match will be played between the two teams on Indian soil. So far both the teams have played 14 T20 International matches in India. In this, the dominance of the Indian team has been maintained.
IND vs SL Head to Head: India and Sri Lanka have faced each other in 26 matches in T20Is. Out of these 26 matches, India has won 17 while Sri Lanka has won 8. 1 match ended in no result.
In these 14 matches, the Indian team has won 11 matches, while Sri Lanka has won 2 matches. There one match has been inconclusive. This figure of the Indian team on home soil is quite spectacular. Apart from this, a total of 26 T20 International matches have been played between the two so far, in which Team India has won 17 matches and Sri Lanka has managed to win 8 matches. At the same time, there is no result of 1 match.
IND vs SL Weather Report: When the match is held in Mumbai, the thought of rain comes to everyones mind at least once. But at this time nothing like this is to happen and fans can watch this match without worrying about rain and players will be on the ground with the intention of playing the whole match except this worry. On Tuesday, it will be sunny in Mumbai throughout the day and it is expected to be quite humid in the evening during the match. Today, the maximum temperature in Mumbai is expected to be up to 31 degree centigrade while the minimum temperature is expected to be up to 21 degree centigrade.
The first T20 International match to be played between India and Sri Lanka will be played from 7 pm. Team India will also play a three ODI series against Sri Lanka after this three T20 series where senior players like Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma will be back on the field.
The last T20 International match between the two was played in the Asia Cup 2022, where the Indian team had to face defeat by 6 wickets. In such a situation, the Indian team will not have to take the Asian champion Sri Lanka lightly. There are many match-winning players in Sri Lanka, who have the ability to change the course of the match in just a few balls.
Significantly, the first match between the two will be played on January 3 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. According to Indian time, this match will start at 7:00 pm. After this, the second match will be played on January 5 at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune. At the same time, the third and last match of the series will be played at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot.
India Team Squad: Hardik Pandya (captain), Ishan Kishan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shubman Gill, Suryakumar Yadav (vice-captain), Deepak Hooda, Rahul Tripathi, Sanju Samson, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Akshar Patel, Arshdeep Singh, Harshal Patel, Umran Malik, Shivam Mavi , Mukesh Kumar.
Sri Lanka Team Squad: Dasun Shanaka (c), Pathum Nikanska, Avishka Fernando, Sadeera Samarawickram, Kusal Mendis, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Charith Asalanka, Dhananjay de Silva, Wanindu Hasaranga (vc), Ashen Bandara, Mahish Teekshana, Chamika Karunaratne, Dilshan Madushanka, Kasun Rajitha, Dunith Velage, Pramod Madushan, Lahiru Kumara, Nuwan Thushara.