IND vs SL - Head to Head Records

India and Sri Lanka will lock horns in a 3-match T20I series followed by a 2-match Test series. The India vs Sri Lanka series kicks off with the 1st T20I in Lucknow on 24th February 2022. Heading into the series, both teams will face opposites on the ICC T20I rankings.

India is topping the table after whitewashing the West Indies (WI) at home. On the other hand, Sri Lanka has dropped to 9th after their 4-1 defeat against Australia (AUS). India vs Sri Lanka T20I upcoming series will be important for both teams to carry forward the momentum. It will be a dress rehearsal for both Indian and Sri Lanka teams for this year’s T20 World Cup to be played in Australia in the month of October-November.

Both teams have injury concerns ahead of the series. For India, Deepak Chahar & Suryakumar Yadav are ruled out with injuries. Sri Lanka (SL) has Avishka Fernando & Bhanuka Rajapaksa missing from the Team squad due to injuries.

IND vs SL – Sri Lanka Tour of India 2022, 1st T20I

The 1st T20I will be in between Sri Lanka (SL) and India (IND) is set to lock horns at the Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow on 24th February 2022 at 07:00 PM.

After a successful series against the West Indies (WI), India look up their T20 World Cup preparations vs Sri Lanka. Although a couple of key personnel are unavailable for the hosts.

On the other hand, the Sri Lankans are also missing a few key players such as Wanindu Hasaranga and Maheesh Theekshana. But they have a strong player to fall back on for the 1st blow in the series.

Match IND vs SL, 1st T20I
Date 24th February 2022 (GMT)
Time 07:00 PM (GMT)
Venue Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow

India vs Sri Lanka – Head To Head Records

Both teams have played 22 Twenty20 International matches to date with India winning 14 matches and Sri Lanka 7. India lost the series 2-1 against the Sri Lankans the last time both these teams played against each other.

The Sri Lankans will be facing a much more experienced Indian team than what they played against them last year. Rohit Sharma (captain) is about winning everything heading into the Twenty20 World Cup and is keen on following the process right.

  • Total – 22
  • India – 14
  • Sri Lanka – 7
  • No Result – 1

Stats Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium

  • Total matches 7
  • Matches won batting first 4
  • Matches won bowling first 3
  • Average 1st Inns scores 151
  • Average 2nd Inns scores 128

India vs Sri Lanka – Team Squad

India Squad

Rohit Sharma (c), Jasprit Bumrah (vc), Mayank Agarwal, Ravichandran Ashwin, K. S. Bharat (wk), Shubman Gill, Shreyas Iyer, Ravindra Jadeja, Virat Kohli, Saurabh Kumar, Priyank Panchal, Rishabh Pant (wk), Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, Hanuma Vihari, Jayant Yadav, Kuldeep Yadav, Umesh Yadav

Sri Lanka Squad

Dasun Shanaka (c), Charith Asalanka (VC), Dushmantha Chameera, Dinesh Chandimal, Ashian Daniel, Binura Fernando, Shiran Fernando, Danushka Gunathilaka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Praveen Jayawickrama, Chamika Karunaratne, Lahiru Kumara, Janith Liyanage, Kusal Mendis, Kamil Mishara, Pathum Nissanka, Maheesh Theekshana, and Jeffrey Vandersay

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