India vs SriLanka 2nd ODI – Playing XI Prediction


India vs SriLanka 2nd ODI on 24th It will be a big change in the team. This will be India’s likely team.

The Indian team won the 1st ODI match in a magnificent first match. India won the 1st ODI against Sri Lanka by 9 wickets. The 2nd ODI match between India vs Sri Lanka will be played in Pallekele on 24th. In the 1st ODI match Shikhar Dhawan and Akshar Patel were the heroes of the team. Shikhar Dhawan had scored a brilliant hundred while Virat Kohli also played a stormy innings. In the 1st ODI match Dhawan scored 132 runs in 90 balls with 20 boundaries and 3 sixes. Captain Kohli scored 82 runs off 70 balls.

In the 1st ODI match the selection of the Indian team proved correct once again. Kedar Jadhav and Akshar Patel proved themselves when they got the opportunity. India has won the 1st ODI match very well. After seeing victory Captain Kohli hardly ever makes any changes in the team. As the opening pair we can see Dhawan and Rohit again. If both openers got a good start in the match then the captain could send Lokesh Rahul to bat at his place.

On Kohli 4th Dhoni can come 5th and energetic Pandya to bat at 6th place. Fast bowling is decided to play India Jaspreet Bumrah, Bhubaneswar Kumar and all-rounder Hardik Pandya. The responsibility of spin bowling will be on Kedar Jadhav and Akshar Patel. Captain can replace Kuldeep Yadav in Chahal’s place.

India Playing XI Prediction for 2nd ODI Against SriLanka


Talking about feeding Rohit Sharma in the middle order KL Rahul is now possible to get the opportunity to open the innings with the Shikhar Dhawan. The duo of KL Rahul and Shikhar Dhawan in the Test match did a fantastic job and won the hearts of everyone. If KL is opening with Dhawan then Rohit Sharma will have to bat in the middle order.
India vs SriLanka 2nd ODI – Playing XI Prediction
Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma will start the Indian innings. In the Champions Trophy both batsmen did wonderful batting. Dhawan has previously done a great hundred in the 1st ODI match of this series.

Middle Order

India vs SriLanka 2nd ODI – Playing XI Prediction
The middle order of the Indian team will be on the shoulders of Captain Kohli, Lokesh Rahul and Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Kohli and Lokesh Rahul are in massive form but at this time Dhoni’s bat is not going on the same selectors have even warned him that if he fails in the one-day series against Sri Lanka then a new wicket-keeper batsman will be given a chance.

Spin Bowler

Akshar Patel has been selected in the team after long time. Akshar is performing in the 1st ODI match. He gives just 35 runs in his 10 overs and took 3 wickets in his name. Kuldeep Yadav should be given the chance to replace Yuzvendra chahal because Kuldeep Yadav’s performance in the Test match was much appreciated and fantastic bowling over the West Indies tour.


Hardik Pandya struggled in the bowling. No change will be made in place of Hardik Pandya. Both Hardik Pandya and Kedar Jadhav are emerging as a great all-rounder and bowl fast with energetic batting Jadhav bowls with batting.

Fast Bowler 

India vs SriLanka 2nd ODI – Playing XI Prediction
Bumrah is fast-medium bowler a natural with his yorkers which makes him so successful in death-overs. Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Hardik Pandya struggled in the fast bowling.  Shuddul Thakur could get an opportunity to replace Bhuvneshwar Kumar. Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Bumrah were rested for the Test series but now they will be part of the team in the ODI series.

Match Info

Match Ind vs SL, 2nd ODI Match
Date Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time 09:00 AM GMT
Venue Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Pallekele

Venue Scoring Pattern

Avg 1st inn score 242Avg
Avg 2nd inn score 197
Highest Total 327/6 (50 Ov) by SL vs ZIM
Lowest Total 167/10 (43.2 Ov) by SL vs RSA
Highest Chased 288/8 (48.1 Ov) by SL vs Pak
Lowest Defended 206/9 (36 Ov) by WI vs SL

India’s Current ODI Team Performance Against Sri Lanka

The performance of India’s present ODI team against Sri Lanka. Former India captain MS Dhoni has been performing well against Sri Lanka Mahendra Singh Dhoni has scored 2149 runs in 58 matches against Sri Lanka at an average of 61.4 with 17 half-centuries and two centuries. Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s best innings of 183 runs in his cricket career against Sri Lanka.
India vs SriLanka 2nd ODI – Playing XI Prediction
Against Sri Lanka Indian Captain Virat Kohli has scored 1856 runs in 41 matches at an average of 54.58. Rohit Sharma has also scored the biggest 264 runs in ODI history. Ajinkya Rahane and Shikhar Dhawan have also performed brilliantly. India and Sri Lanka will play five one-day series starting on August 20.

Player Match Run Average
MS Dhoni 58 2149 61.4
Virat Kohli 14 1856 54.58
Rohit Sharma 37 1043 35.96
Shikhar Dhawan 9 625 69.44


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