The 27th match of the T20 World Cup 2022 will be played on 29 October. It will be played between New Zealand and Sri Lanka. New Zealand currently has 3 points from 1 win and 1 abandoned game. Whereas Sri Lanka has won 1 out of their 2 games. Rain has been playing the spoilsport. Afghanistan vs Ireland and England vs Australia was abandoned in Melbourne today without a ball being bowled due to rain. Group 1 has become interesting now as 4 teams have 3 points now. So we are hoping to get a complete game in Sydney tomorrow. In this article, we will provide NZ vs SL Dream11 Prediction, Captain & Vice-Captain, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Head-to-head, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Weather, and other updates.
|Match||New Zealand vs Sri Lanka, Super 12, Group 1|
|Date||29 October 2022|
|Time||7.00 PM Local/1.30 PM IST|
|Venue||Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney|
|Live Streaming||Star Sports Network & Disney+ Hotstar|
NZ vs SL: Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney Pitch Report & Weather Forecast
This World Cup edition has witnessed 3 matches in Sydney. The batting 1st side has won all 3 matches so far. As this pitch is flat batting 1st team posts a high score on the board. So the toss winner might opt to bat first here.
The weather forecast is looking clear. The temperature will be around 17 to 19 degrees.
Sri Lanka’s pacer Binura Fernando has been injured. Asitha Fernando will replace him in the squad. But Kasun Rajitha might replace Binura Fernando in the Playing XI.
NZ vs SL Head-to-Head Records:
These sides have met 19 times in this format. New Zealand has won 10 matches whereas Sri Lanka has won 8 matches. 1 game ended with no result.
NZ vs SL Player Stats:
|Devon Conway||New Zealand||29||1033||–|
|Mitchell Santner||New Zealand||74||461||83|
|Kusal Mendis||Sri Lanka||46||1012||–|
NZ vs SL Dream11 Top Picks:
- Kusal Mendis:
Sri Lanka’s wicket-keeper batter Kusal Mendis has been in fine form. Mendis has scored 176 runs so far which is the most in this edition. So Kusal Mendis will be a top pick for your fantasy team.
- Devon Conway:
New Zealand wicket-keeper batter Devon Conway is in fine form as well. Conway scored the most runs 233 runs in New Zealand Tri-Series 2022. Whereas Conway scored 92* against Australia in the 1st match. So Devon Conway will look to score some more runs and he will be another top pick for your fantasy team.
NZ vs SL Dream11 Prediction Team:
NZ vs SL Dream11 Prediction Team:
- Wicket-Keepers: D Conway, K Mendis
- Batters: D De Silva, G Phillips, P Nissanka
- All-Rounders: M Santner, W Hasaranga
- Bowlers: T Southee, T Boult, L Kumara, M Theekshana
NZ vs SL Dream11 Captain & Vice-Captain Choice:
Captain: Wanindu Hasaranga
Vice-Captain: Mitchell Santner
NZ vs SL Probable XI:
New Zealand: Finn Allen, Devon Conway (WK), Kane Williamson (C), Glenn Phillips, James Neesham, Mark Chapman, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult
Sri Lanka: Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis (WK), Dhananjaya de Silva, Charith Asalanka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dasun Shanaka (C), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Maheesh Theekshana, Lahiru Kumara, Kasun Rajitha
NZ vs SL Dream11 Prediction: Who Will Win?
The rain has made Group 1 interesting now. As New Zealand, Ireland, Australia, and England have 3 points now. So Sri Lanka’s win at this stage will make it more interesting. But as we saw in the first match New Zealand might repeat the same result and get 2 points on the board.
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