Get Sri Lanka vs England 1st Test Today Match Prediction for England tour of Sri Lanka, 2018. who will win Cricket Match Prediction SL vs Eng 1st Test match played on November 6th 2018. Sri Lanka is playing 1st test match against England in the Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka vs England 1st Test Today Cricket Match Prediction?
Sri Lanka vs England 1st Test Today Match Prediction
Well, it seems like it is just a bad season for the Lankan at their home. First, England defeated Sri Lanka in the rain disturbed ODI series by 3-1. And then, Sri Lanka were knocked out by the English team in the only T20 match. Now, it is time for the test format. However, still Sri Lankan team performance is in question?
Dinesh Chandimal is expected to lead the Sri Lank team in this test. Moreover, Angelo Mathews and Dananjaya de Silva are playing for the home side. Rangna Hearth will lead the spin attack.
On the other side, England are enjoying their tour. They were exceptional in the ODI series and they did well in the T20 match. However, test is a different format and England can have troubles in the series. Joe Root will command the British team in this game. While, Moeen Ali and Adil Rasheed will lead the bowling attack.
Well, from our point of view, it seems like England are good. However, if their batsmen struggle on the dead pitch, it may go in favor of Sri Lanka.
Speaking of Which, this is the last chance for Sri Lanka to make their fans proud, before this tour ends. So, they need to be perfect in every department. Apart from it, their batting should take the lead from England.
Sri Lanka Squad:
Dimuth Karunaratne, Akila Dananjaya, Dananjaya de Silva, Kusal Mendis, Kaushal Silva, Angelo Mathews, Niroshan Dickwella, Dinesh Chandimal (C), Rangana Herath, Dilruwan Perera, Suranga Lakmal.
Joe Root (C), Ben Stokes, Moeen Ali, Keaton Jennings, Jack Leach, Ben Foakes/Chris Woakes, James Anderson, Jos Buttler, Sam Curran, Rory Burns, Adil Rashid.