IND vs SL 2023: Here is the full list of fixtures, dates, venues and timings as India and Sri Lanka face off in three T20Is and three ODIs, starting on January 3.
India and Sri Lanka will face off in three T20 Internationals and three One- Day Internationals in January 2023, marking the morning of India’s 2023 home summer. Hardik Pandya will lead the Men in Blue in the T20I series while Rohit Sharma will return to lead the ODI side.
India vs Sri Lanka T20I series schedule
1st T20I – January 3: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai (7:00 PM IST)
2nd T20I – January 5: Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune (7:00 PM IST)
3rd T20I – January 7: Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot (7:00 PM IST)
India vs Sri Lanka ODI series schedule
1st ODI – January 10: Barsapara Cricket Stadium, Guwahati (1:30 PM IST)
2nd ODI – January 12: Eden Gardens, Kolkata (1:30 PM IST)
3rd ODI – January 15: Greenfield International Stadium, Thiruvananthapuram (1:30 PM IST)
India will take on Sri Lanka in a three- match T20I series, starting on Tuesday at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The following two T20Is will be played in Pune and Rajkot on January 5 and 7, independently. The last time the two brigades locked cornucopias in the shortest format, Sri Lanka stunned India by six lattices in Dubai and nearly knocked it out of the Asia Cup.
INDIA VS SRI LANKA HEAD-TO-HEAD STATS IN T20IS
Matches played: 26
India won: 17
Sri Lanka won: 8
No result: 1
Last result: Sri Lanka won by six wickets (Dubai; September 2022)
Last five results: IND won – 3; SL won – 2
India’s highest- ever T20I score came against Sri Lanka in Indore in 2017, when Rohit Sharma’s blistering 43- ball 118 left the Sri Lanka bowlers heaving. Rohit, who’ll miss the series, is the lone centurion in T20Is between India and Sri Lanka.
INDIA VS SRI LANKA HIGHEST AND LOWEST SCORES IN T20IS
IND (highest score) vs SL: 260/5 (20) – India won by 88 runs (Indore; December 2017)
IND (lowest score) vs SL: 81/8 (20) – Sri Lanka won by seven wickets (Colombo; July 2021)
SL (highest score) vs IND: 215/5 (20) – Sri Lanka won by 29 runs (Nagpur; December 2009)
SL (lowest score) vs IND: 82 (18.0) – India won by nine wickets (Visakhapatnam; February 2016)
IND (highest individual score) vs SL: Rohit Sharma 118 (43) (Indore; December 2017)
IND (best bowling figures) vs SL: R. Ashwin 4/8 (4.0) (Visakhapatnam; February 2016)
SL (highest individual score) vs IND: Kumar Sangakkara 78 (37) (Nagpur; December 2009)
SL (best bowling figures) vs IND: Wanindu Hasaranga 4/9 (4.0) (Colombo; July 2021)
Sri Lanka has a citable record in T20Is in India and will hope to turn effects around on this stint. It visited India for a three- match T20I series last time in February and was swept by the Rohit Sharma- led side 3- 0. India last lost a home T20I to Sri Lanka back in February 2016 and has been on a 10- match winning band since.
INDIA VS SRI LANKA HEAD-TO-HEAD STATS IN T20IS IN INDIA
Matches played: 14
India won: 11
Sri Lanka won: 2
No result: 1
Last result: India won by six wickets (Dharamsala; February 2022)
Last five results: IND won – 5; SL won 0
Four of the top five run- songwriters in T20Is between India and Sri Lanka are active India cricketers but none of them will be featuring in the three- match series which begins from Tuesday. still, India will have its top gate- taker against Sri Lanka- Yuzvendra Chahal- on board, while missing the services of R. Ashwin and Kuldeep Yadav. For More Read Click Here…