IND vs SL, Asia Cup 2023 Final: R. Premadasa Stadium Pitch Report (Batting or Bowling) | India vs Sri Lanka Asia Cup Final, ODI Stats & Records, Colombo Weather Report: On September 17, 2023, India and Sri Lanka are going to play the finals of Asia Cup 2023 at R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The match is expected to start at 3:00 PM (IST), but rain can delay the game.
India played good cricket in the Asia Cup 2023 but lost the last match against Bangladesh by six runs due to poor batting and bowling performances. Team India has done five changes in the playing 11 in the match against Bangladesh, and all key players are given rest. They will be playing with the main squad in the Asia Cup 2023 Final.
Sri Lanka has impressed a lot in ODI cricket, especially in this tournament, as they played excellent cricket without their key bowlers, who were suffering from injuries. Sri Lankan batters and spinners have done a lot for their team to reach the Finals, and they have the potential to beat Team India in the Asia Cup 2023 Finals.
IND vs SL 2023 Asia Cup Final Match Details:
Match Between: India vs Sri Lanka
Venue: R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Match Timing: 3:00 PM (IST)
R. Premadasa Stadium Pitch Report:
The Pitch at R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo, is known for decent-scoring pitches, around 230-250 runs, and the wicket supports spinners a lot, especially in the second inning, whereas Batters need to play attentive cricket at this venue to score runs. The Pacers might get expensive, and spinners are expected to dominate the game.
R. Premadasa Stadium batting or bowling Pitch?
Overall, if we look at the last few matches at R. Premadasa Stadium, the surface of the Pitch helps spinners a lot, whereas Pacers might also get some wickets but only in the starting or end overs of an innings. Batting at this venue is quite difficult, especially for the power hitters, but the players with good shot selection and technique can play a long inning.
R. Premadasa Stadium ODI Stats:
Matches Played:- 146
Matches won batting first:- 80 (52.98%)
Matches won Batting Second:- 56 (37.09%)
Matches won Winning Toss:- 77 (50.99%)
Matches won Losing Toss:- 61 (40.40%)
Highest Score:- 375/5 (India)
Lowest Score:- 86 (Netherlands)
Average Score: 227
R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo Weather Report:
As per the reports, The Weather at R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo is expected to be cloudy, and there is a high probability of rain during the match. The Temperature will be around 26 degrees Celsius, and the humidity is expected to be approx.83%, whereas the Wind flows at 15 km/hr.
IND vs SL 2023 Head To Head Records in ODIs:
Matches Played: 166
India Won: 97
Sri Lanka Won: 57
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