IND vs SL: 3 Takeaways of Team India’s Series Win Against Sri Lanka
IND vs SL: Team India has made a brilliant comeback after a disappointing tour against South Africa. At first, they completely whipped out West Indies in the 3 matches T20 series by winning all three matches. And now, they have dominated Sri Lanka and have won the T20 series by winning the first two fixtures. There is no doubt that the future of this squad is bright. Now team India will be planning to wipe out the visitors by winning the third game as well. Here are daily top Cricket prediction sites for the 2022 upcoming match.
Under the leadership of Rohit Sharma, team India is given its best performances in recent times. In the first T20 fixture, they defeated Sri Lanka by 62 runs. After a long time, team India experienced a powerful batting and much effective bowling performance. In the second T20, India won the game by 7 wickets. The whole credit goes to the young guns of team India who were given a good opportunity to prove their talent.
After the completion of the T20 series against Sri Lanka, India is scheduled to play two tests with the visitors. In T20 rankings, India is currently at the top with 10,765 points and 269 ratings. In the test format, Sri Lanka is at 24 points in the table with 1 series win and 0 losses. Team India is at 53 points with 4 wins and 3 losses. In this article, we have compiled a list of 3 takeaways for team India in the T20 format after their series win against Sri Lanka.
3 Takeaways for Team India after IND vs SL T20i Series Win
1) Return of Bhuvneshwar Kumar in IND vs SL
Bhuvneshwar Kumar is the most hardworking pacer team India has ever seen. His disciplined line and length and swing ability have been the match-winner for men in blues. Kumar can bowl constantly at 140kmph while providing reverse swing to bowl. He carries the ability to confuse the batsman in the initial overs. The ‘Sultan of Swing’ can pick some early wickets of the opposition and can control the run rate in the later overs.
In the recent fixtures, it was observed that Bhuvneshwar has lost his charm. he was already dropped from the ODI series and he was under the radar in the T20 series as well. In 2021, Kumar was part of 12 T20i fixtures. He scalped 12 wickets while maintaining an economy of 6.59. Kumar turned out to be the most ineffective bowler by the end of 2021.
However, things completely changed for him in the recent India vs Sri Lanka T20 series. In the first game between both the teams, Kumar picked up 2 wickets in just 2 overs at an economy of 4.50. During the second game, Kumar picked up 1 wicket but turned out to be a bit costly as his economy was 9. Although looking at his line and length, the conclusion can be made that Bhuvneshwar Kumar is showing some positive signs and this can be good news for team India. Here are some cricket tips and guides for the upcoming match.
2) Uprising of Young Players during IND vs SL
Indian cricket has seen a huge pool of young cricketers recently. It is because of good domestic tournaments like IPL, Ranji Trophy, Vijay Hazare Trophy, and Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. It has helped a whole bunch of talented players to register their names for the senior team. During the IPL 2022 mega auctions, all the franchises have given importance to domestic players because of the same reason.
The first name which comes to our mind when we talk about new names is Shreyas Iyer. The middle-order batsman has made headlines in both the fixtures against Sri Lanka. In the first game, Iyer scored 57 on 28 balls with a strike rate of 203 and 74 runs on 44 balls with a strike rate of 168.18 in the second game. There is no doubt that Shreyas Iyer has become a crucial player in team India now and he is here to stay in all three formats.
Ishan Kishan did a brilliant job in the first game by scoring 89 runs in 56 balls at a strike rate of 158.93. He was the major contributor to team India’s huge score in the game. Sanju Samson also played a crucial inning in the second game by scoring 39 off 25 at a strike rate of 156. It is very clear that these three players will be featured more often in T20 format for team India.
3) Effective Leadrship
Results have finally come out and it’s good news for the new team India skipper Rohit Sharma. The Hitman led the team with example in the first game and answered his critics in a brilliant way. Rohit has now led India to 16 wins in 17 T20I matches at home. He has become the most successful captain at home venues in the shortest format. Rohit has achieved this task by surpassing England’s Eoin Morgan and New Zealand’s Kane Williamson.
Indian cricket has gone through some big changes in recent times. Rohit Sharma will lead the team in all three formats and look at the recent series win against Sri Lanka and West Indies, BCCI has taken the right decision. Find here more betting Apps in India and know about how online betting works.