India vs Sri Lanka Live Score, Asia Cup 2023 Updates: India have soared to the top spot among the four teams, thanks to a crushing 228-run win over Pakistan. Playing just their first match, they’ve posted an impressive net run rate (NRR) of +4.560.
Meanwhile, Sri Lanka are right behind in second place. Their win against Bangladesh in the Super Four stage has left them with a net run rate of +0.420.
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Ind vs SL Live: ‘Hope the weather is kind to us once again!’
“Hope the weather is kind to us once again!” tweeted Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), the IPL team that Virat Kohli is associated with. Virat, with an unbeaten 122, was declared the Man of the Match against Pakistan.
Ind vs SL Live: Kuldeep Yadav destroyed Pakistan batting
Kuldeep Yadav’s stellar performance, taking five wickets, helped India triumph over Pakistan with a 228-run margin. This win is being hailed as India’s most significant victory ever against their long-standing rivals, Pakistan.
Ind vs SL Live: Sri Lanka on a winning streak
Sri Lanka (257/9) earlier beat Bangladesh (236 all out) by 21 runs in their first Super Four game at the Asia Cup 2023. They currently have the second-best winning streak in ODI history after Australia. Sri Lanka have secured 13 straight wins in ODI since June 2023.
Ind vs SL Live: Is there a reserve day?
The India vs Pakistan Super Four game had a backup day in case of rain. However, the fixture against Sri Lanka doesn’t have this luxury. If rain interferes, both teams will have to share the points.
Ind vs SL Live: Is rain a concern?
Cloudy skies are likely to persist during the entire game, according to AccuWeather. Rain could be a concern, too, with forecasts indicating an 84% likelihood of rain and a 95% chance of cloud cover for the day.
While the rain is expected to ease off as the day goes on, the clouds aren’t going away anytime soon. There’s a possibility that the match’s start could be pushed back, as thunderstorms are forecasted around the game’s planned kickoff at 3 PM.
Ind vs SL Live: India on top
India have soared to the top spot among the four teams, thanks to their crushing 228-run win over Pakistan. With just one match under their belt, India boast an impressive Net Run Rate (NRR) of +4.560.
Meanwhile, Sri Lanka hold the second rank, following their victory against Bangladesh in the Super Four stage. Their NRR stands at a modest +0.420.
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