A battle between the teams India and Sri Lanka in the 44th match of World Cup 2019 is scheduled on 06th July 2019 at Headingley Cricket Ground at 3.00 PM IST. It is considered to be the dead rubber of the sport on a paper and the table of points but for the history, it is, as usual, a battle to be significant.
For India, it is the time to have success for being the table toppers and for Sri Lanka it is the time to win the match with one of the tournament favorites. Being struggled in several matches in the tournament it is now the time for Sri Lanka to redeem themselves. This is something to deal with the lack of ability but it is all because of the consistency of Lankan players as an individual.
Both the teams, India and Sri Lanka have met against each other in 8 matches in the history of World Cup matches. Among the 8 matches, India won in 4 whereas Sri Lanka won in 3 and one of the matches were left with no results.
The playing 11
India: KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Rishabh Pant, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Dinesh Karthik, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Hardik Pandya, Mohammed Shami, Yuzendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah
Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karubaratne, Avishka Fernando, Suranga Lakmal, Angelo Mathews, Lasith Malinga, Jeevan Medis, Kusal Perera, Dhananjaya de Silva, Isuru Udana, Kasun Ranjith, Jeffrey Vandersay
Players to watch for
Rohit Sharma: He is the players who have been one of the keys reason for the strength of the team. He has scored 544 runs in 7 innings. He is the only cricket to score 4 centuries in the current World Cup match. His steady start to India strengthens the team further.
Jasprit Bumrah: The 25 years old players consider being one noteworthy player for India. His unconventional high arm action and bowling ability with variations make his stand unique. Apart from the wicket-taking skill, he has been very economical in the death overs. He also has 12 wickets in the tournament till now.
Dimuth Karunaratne: He has the record of unbeatable knocks of 52n against New Zealand in their first and he also contributed 30 runs in the second match with the team Afghanistan. His performance derailed since them but he remained to be the vital cogs in the team Sri Lanka.
Lasith Malinga: He is considered to be one of the best pacers in the world’s cricket players and the master of slower balls and that made him the wicket-taker. Even in the 2019 IPL, the reason for Mumbai team to have a close victory was Lasith Malinga against Chennai Super Kings. The blower has 12 wickets in the tournament till now.
In the current match with the huge bowling attack, Virat Kohli is expected to bat first on winning the toss. This helps them to make a huge target for the team, Sri Lanka and register another success in the farewell of the league matches. to More upcoming TNPL Betting Tips please visit on JMD Group