England vs Sri Lanka 1st ODI
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England vs Sri Lanka Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Dream11 Team and Injury Update of 1st ODI match.

After losing the T20I series 0-3 to the hosts, Sri Lanka will now square off against them in the 3-match ODI series starting this Tuesday.

ENG vs SL Sri Lanka Tour Of England ODI Series Match 1 Details:

The 1st match of the ODI series between Sri Lanka and England will be played on Tuesday, 29th of June at Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street.
The game is scheduled to begin at 3:30 PM IST and the live feed can be viewed on FanCode and the CricketAddictor website.

ENG vs SL Sri Lanka Tour Of England ODI Series Match 1 Preview:

Sri Lanka had a disastrous T20I series where they were swept 0-3 by England. Whatever could have gone wrong with the Sri Lankan side, probably went wrong. They would like to start this ODI series afresh and will hope for some competitive display of skills in all three departments.

Another shocker for the Lankan side came on Monday when their three experienced players were suspended for breaching the Covid-19 protocols.

England is the 4th ranked team in the ICC ODI rankings and is coming off a clean sweep against Sri Lanka in the T20I series. Morgan-led England will be eyeing another series win against an inexperienced Lankan side.

ENG vs SL Sri Lanka Tour Of England ODI Series Match 1 Weather Report:

Weather at Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street will be mostly cloudy with the sun shining through the clouds, the overhead conditions will help the fast bowlers hugely, and the temperature is likely to be around 16°C, with 66% humidity and 11-16 km/hr wind speed.

ENG vs SL Sri Lanka Tour Of England ODI Series Match 1 Pitch Report:

The surface at Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street is generally a batting-friendly wicket, but due to the overhead conditions, bowlers will be in the game throughout. The team winning the toss is likely to bat first here.

Average 1st innings score:

272

Record of chasing teams:

60% of the matches have been won while batting first here in recent 5 matches.

ENG vs SL Sri Lanka Tour Of England ODI Series Match 1 Injury Update and Availability News:

Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis, and Niroshan Dickwella have been suspended due to the Covid-19 protocol breach. These three are recalled to Sri Lanka and they won’t be taking part in this ODI series.

ENG vs SL Sri Lanka Tour Of England ODI Series Match 1 Probable XIs:

Srilanka: Avishka Fernando, Kusal Perera, Pathum Nissanka, Oshada Fernando, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dasun Shanaka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Isuru Udana, Akila Dananjaya, Dushmantha Chameera, Binura Fernando

Bench: Lakshan Sandakan, Charith Asalanka, Ramesh Mendis

England: Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Dawid Malan, Eoin Morgan, Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Sam Curran, Adil Rashid, Mark Wood

Bench: Sam Billings, Liam Dawson, George Garton, Tom Curran

Top Picks for Dream11 Prediction and Fantasy Cricket Tips:

Jonny Bairstow is currently the 6th ranked batsman in the ICC Men’s ODI rankings, he has amassed 3426 runs in 86 matches so far and averages 48+ in this format.

Joe Root has an average of 50+ in the ODIs, he has stacked 5962 runs in 149 matches so far and can come in handy once again here.

Kusal Perera will have great responsibilities on his shoulders in this series, he has struck 6 centuries and 14 half-centuries in this format already. He can also provide a few extra points with his wicketkeeping skills.

Jason Roy is an attacking batsman and has smashed 3598 runs in 96 matches so far, he will be given the role of helping his team with an excellent start here.

ENG vs SL Sri Lanka Tour Of England ODI Series Match 1 Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:

Captain – Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root

Vice-Captain – Sam Curran, Eoin Morgan, Jason Roy

Suggested Playing XI No.1 for ENG vs SL Dream11 Team:

Keeper – Kusal Perera, Jonny Bairstow (c)

BatsmenJoe Root (vc), Jason Roy, Liam Livingstone

All-rounders – Chris Woakes, Sam Curran, Wanindu Hasaranga

Bowlers – Adil Rashid, Dushmantha Chameera, Isuru Udana

England vs Sri Lanka Dream11 Prediction Fantasy Cricket Tips Dream11 Team
England vs Sri Lanka Dream11 Prediction.

Suggested Playing XI No.2 for ENG vs SL Dream11 Team:

Keeper – Kusal Perera, Jonny Bairstow

BatsmenJason Roy (vc), Liam Livingstone, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan

All-roundersSam Curran (c), Wanindu Hasaranga

Bowlers – Dushmantha Chameera, Akila Dananjaya, Adil Rashid

England vs Sri Lanka Dream11 Prediction Fantasy Cricket Tips Dream11 Team
England vs Sri Lanka Dream11 Prediction.

ENG vs SL Sri Lanka Tour Of England ODI Series Match 1 Expert Advice:

Prefer adding more players from the England side as they are the stronger side as well as the expected winners here. The top-order of both the teams can contribute good points in this match so you may consider picking them in your fantasy sides as well.

ENG vs SL Sri Lanka Tour Of England ODI Series Match 1 Probable Winner:

England is the hot favorite to win this match.

Vicky Singh

Ex-National level Cricketer, Cricket Analyst & Fantasy Sports Expert.