The final of the ongoing Asia Cup 2023 will feature a clash between Sri Lanka and India at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Sunday, September 17. Both sides have been in brilliant form in the tournament and have reached the summit clash on the back of sensational performances.
India will be coming into the game on the back of a loss to Bangladesh in the Super Four stage of the tournament. On the other hand, Sri Lanka put forth a brilliant performance in their last game, defeating Pakistan and reaching the final of the tournament.
SL vs IND Match Details:
Venue: R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Match: Sri Lanka vs India, Final, Asia Cup 2023
Date & Time: Sunday, September 17, 03:00 PM IST
Live Streaming Details: Star Sports Network, Disney+Hotstar app, and website
SL vs IND Pitch Report:
The surface at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo is one that is preferred by the pacers. The ball could move away in the early stages of the clash, and the batters will look to stay patient and amass big runs on the board. Opting to bowl first could prove to be a wise decision.
SL vs IND Head-to-Head Record:
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SL vs IND Probable Playing XI:
Sri Lanka (SL):
Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Perera, Kusal Mendis (wk), Sadeera Samarawickrama, Charith Asalanka, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dasun Shanaka ©, Dunith Wellalage, Sahan Arachchige, Pramod Madushan, Matheesha Pathirana
Rohit Sharma ©, Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, KL Rahul (wk), Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Washington Sundar, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj
Probable Best Performers:
Probable Best Batter
Shubman Gill (India)-
Indian opener Shubman Gill could be the best batter for India in the Asia Cup 2023 final. Gill was sensational for India in the first game, scoring 121 runs in 133 deliveries. He would look to put in a similar knock against Sri Lanka and guide his side to the title win.
Probable Best Bowler
Kuldeep Yadav (India)-
Star Indian spinner Kuldeep Yadav could be the best bowler for India in the Asia Cup final. Kuldeep is one of the highest wicket-takers of the tournament and is in sensational form. His spell would be crucial for India in taking major breakthroughs and hopefully win them the game.