Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: England vs Sri Lanka - 3rd ODI
The 3rd ODI of the three-match series between England and Sri Lanka will be played at County Ground, Bristol.
England lead the series 2-0. The hosts won the first match by 5 wickets and the 2nd one by 8 wickets.
England can hand opportunities to Tom Banton, Liam Dawson and George Garton while resting Mark Wood, Sam Curran and Adil Rashid.
Joe Root is the top run-scorer for England with 147 runs at a strike rate of 84. He has struck 6 fours. Eoin Morgan has also made 81 runs at a strike rate of 81.
David Willey has been the best bowler for England and has picked up 7 wickets while bowling at an average of 15 and an economy rate of 5.40.
Sri Lanka will bring in Oshada Fernando if he has recovered from illness.
Dhananjaya de Silva is the top run-scorer for Sri Lanka with 91 runs at a strike rate of 100. He has struck 13 fours. Wanindu Hasaranga has also made 80 runs at a strike rate of 70.
Dushmantha Chameera has been the best bowler for Sri Lanka and has picked up 3 wickets while bowling at an average of 32 and an economy rate of 5.64.
Let's have a look at the probable playing XIs:
England - Jonny Bairstow (wk), Tom Banton/Jason Roy, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (c), Sam Billings, Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Sam Curran, David Willey, Liam Dawson, George Garton
Sri Lanka - Kusal Perera (c & wk), Pathum Nissanka, Avishka Fernando, Oshada Fernando, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dasun Shanaka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Binura Fernando, Dushmantha Chameera, Asitha Fernando
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions*
Who will win the toss? - England
Who will win? – England
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Joe Root (England), Dhananjaya de Silva (Sri Lanka)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – David Willey (England), Dushmantha Chameera (Sri Lanka)
Most Sixes – Jonny Bairstow (England), Wanindu Hasaranga (Sri Lanka)
Player of the Match – Jonny Bairstow
Team Scores Batting first – England 340+, Sri Lanka 260+
Match Handicap England
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*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In–Play’ features, so stay tuned.
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