IND vs SL 1st T20I: The first match of the three-match T20I series between India and Sri Lanka will be played today (January 3) at the Wankhede Stadium.
IND vs SL T20I Records: India vs Sri Lanka (IND vs SL) teams will face each other in the first match of the three-match T20 series today. After 4 months both teams are ready to face each other. Earlier, these two teams met in Asia Cup 2022. Here the Sri Lankan team sent India out of the tournament. However, if we look at the results of the last 6 matches, this young Sri Lankan team has given equal competition to India. In the last 6 T20 matches, India won three matches while Sri Lanka won three matches.
Heavy defeat in Asia Cup..
In order to reach the finals of the 2022 Asia Cup, India need a win against Sri Lanka at any cost. Batting first, the Indian team scored a decent score of 173 runs. But the Indian bowlers failed miserably. After a strong start by the Sri Lankan opening pair, Bhanuka Rajapakse and Dasun Shanaka, Sri Lanka won the match with a ball to spare.
India’s one-sided victory in February 2022..
Before the Asia Cup, a three-match T20 series between India vs Sri Lanka was held in February 2022. Team India registered a one-sided victory over Sri Lanka in these three matches and made a clean sweep. The Indian team won the first match by 62 runs, won the second match by 7 wickets and won the third match by 6 wickets.
Sri Lanka has the upper hand in July 2021.
— BCCI (@BCCI) January 3, 2023
Sri Lanka defeated India in the last two matches of the three-match T20 series in Colombo. Batting first in the match on July 28, 2021, the Indian team managed to score only 132 runs. In response, Sri Lanka won easily by 4 wickets. Then, in the match on 29 July 2021, Team India collapsed for just 81 runs. Sri Lanka won the match in just 15 overs.
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