India vs Sri Lanka will play in the 3rd T20I of the Sri Lanka tour of India 2022 at Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala. We will cover IND vs SL Dream11 Prediction, Probable Playing 11, and Fantasy Cricket Tips.
India have sealed the series and comfortably won the last game by 7 wickets and almost three overs to spare while chasing a huge total of 184.
Bowling first, India struggled to find the first wicket but were excellent in the middle overs. With the ball, All the five bowlers picked up a wicket each but leaked runs in the end.
With the bat, The openers were dismissed cheaply but Shreyas Iyer and Sanju Samson steadied the ship and played fantastic knocks of 74 runs and 39 runs respectively.
Then Ravindra Jadeja played a quick fire knock of 45 runs from just 18 balls and finished the game brilliantly.
With India having already sealed the series, they might like to bring in some new faces and give them an opportunity in the last T20I before the IPL.
Sri Lanka lost the last game but will be happy with their performance with the bat.
Batting first, their openers gave them a very good start and set a perfect platform for the middle-order.
Pathum Nissanka was the pick from the batters and played a brilliant knock of 75 runs. Dasun Shanaka also finished the innings well and scored 47 off just 19 balls.
They will be disappointed with their bowlers and have been expensive in both the games so far.
Lahiru Kumara and Dushmantha Chameera were the only successful bowlers and picked up 2 and 1 wicket respectively but were on an expensive side.
Sri Lanka will play for their pride in the last game and will look to finish the series on a positive note.
IND vs SL Match Details
India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd T20I, Sri Lanka tour of India, 2022.
Date: 27th February 2022.
Time: 07:00 PM IST.
Venue: Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala.
IND vs SL Pitch Report
Average first innings score: 140
Average second innings score: 124
(The average score is based on the last 5 matches played at this venue.)
The pitch at Dharamsala has been very unpredictable in the last few matches and has remained slow but in the last match pacers also got support in initial overs but after pitch was good for batting.
Considering the weather forecast the team winning the toss will look to bowl first.
IND vs SL Weather Report
Weather is expected to be clear for this game and a full game is expected to happen.
IND vs SL Head to Head
Matches Played: 24
IND Won: 16
WI Won: 7
No Result: 1
IND vs SL recent form
Most recent first
IND vs SL Dream11 Team News
- They can make a few changes in their Bowling attack.
- Kuldeep Yadav and Avesh Khan/Mohammad Siraj and can get opportunities in place of Bhuvi and Yuzvendra Chahal.
- Dhananjaya De Silva can come in place of Kamil Mishara.
- Niroshan Dickwella can also get an opportunity in place of Dinesh Chandimal.
Probable Playing XI
Rohit Sharma, Ishan Kishan (Wk), Shreyas Iyer, Sanju Samson, Ravindra Jadeja, Venkatesh Iyer, Deepak Hooda, Harshal Patel, Avesh Khan/Mohammad Siraj, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah.
Pathum Nissanka, D Gunathilaka, Dhananjaya de Silva, Charith Asalanka, Niroshan Dickwella (Wk)/Dinesh Chandimal, Dasun Shanaka (C), Chamika Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Binuro Fernando, Praveen Jayawickrama, Lahiru Kumara.
Top Picks for IND vs SL Dream11 Team
(2 M, 45 R, 22 A)
Sharma will open the innings. He has been average in this series and will be desperate to score in this game. Sharma is also a very good choice for C and VC in IND vs SL 3rd T20I Dream11 Team.
(2 M, 7 O, 1 W)
Bumrah will bowl in powerplay and death. He picked up one wicket but was a little expensive but will be crucial in this game.
(2 M, 131 R, 131 A)
He will bat at 3 and is in red hot form and is consistently scoring runs. Iyer was brilliant in the last game and scored 74 runs.
(2 M, 48 R, 48 A + 8 O, 2 W)
He will bat in the lower-order and will do finishing duties. Jadeja picked up one wicket with the ball and scored 45 off just 18 balls.
(2 M, 105 R, 52 A)
He will open alongside Rohit. Kishan scored 16 runs in the last game and will keep behind the stumps.
(2 M, 6 O, 1 W)
He will bowl in the death and middle overs. Patel picked up one wicket in the last game but was expensive.
(4 M, 16 O, 4 W) – T20I Career
Siraj will bowl in powerplay and death and will be crucial if he plays.
(2 M, 7 O, 2 W)
Chahal will bowl in middle overs and has been Bowling very well in this series. He picked up one wicket in the last game.
(2 M, 39 R, 39 A)
Samson batted in the middle-order and played a very good knock of 39 runs in the last game.
(2 M, 75 R, 37 A)
He will open the innings and is one of their best batsmen. Nissanka batted very well in the last game and scored 75 runs.
(2 M, 50 R, 50 A + 4 O, 1 W)
He is the skipper of the team and will do the finishing duties. Shanka played a blinder in the last game and scored 47 off 19 balls.
(2 M, 55 R, 27 A)
He will bat at 3 and is a very attacking batsman. Asalanka failed in the last game but can be a Trump card in this game.
(2 M, 7.1 O, 1 W)
Chameera will be their key bowler and will bowl in powerplay and death. He picked up one wicket in the last game but he was expensive.
(2 M, 7 O, 3 W)
Kumara is known for his pace. He bowled very well in the last game and picked up 2 wickets.
IND vs SL Trump card pick for Dream11
Dhananjaya De Silva:
(23 M, 412 R, 20 A + 24 O, 5 W)
He will bat in the middle-order and can also bowl a few overs with the ball. De Silva will be a Trump card if he plays
(2 M, 21 R, 21 A + 7 O, 0 W)
He is a very talented player and will have less selection after the last game and can be a Trump card pick in this game.
IND vs SL Dream11 Team Prediction 3rd T20I
I Kishan (Vc)
Rohit Sharma (C), S Iyer, C Asalanka, P Nissanka
R Jadeja, D Shanaka, C Karunaratne
H Patel, J Bumrah, Kuldeep Yadav
Captain and Vice-Captain (IND vs SL Today Match Prediction)
- Rohit Sharma
- Ishan Kishan
- Shreyas Iyer
- R Jadeja
- Jasprit Bumrah
We will update the final Fantasy Team on Telegram Channel.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.