ICC ODI World Cup: New Zealand will face Sri Lanka in a do or die match, the playing eleven of both may be like this
Today New Zealand will face Sri Lanka in a do or die match in the ICC ODI World Cup 2023. To keep alive the hopes of making it to the World Cup semi-finals, New Zealand will have to register a big win over Sri Lanka today.
This match is also important for Sri Lanka in terms of qualifying for the Champions Trophy 2025. For this, it will have to make a place in the top eight teams of the World Cup. Defeat could knock them out of the Champions Trophy. They are at ninth position in the points table after 2 wins from 8 matches.
Sri Lanka's probable playing XI: Kusal Mendis (captain), Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Perera, Sadira Samarawickrama, Charith Asalanka, Angelo Mathews, Dhananjay de Silva, Mahish Tikshana, Kasun Rajitha, Dushmantha Chameera and Dilshan Madushanka.
New Zealand's probable playing XI: Kane Williamson (captain), Devon Conway, Rachin Ravindra, Daryl Mitchell, Tom Latham (wicketkeeper), Glenn Phillips, Mark Chapman, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi/Kyle Jamieson, Trent Boult, Tim Southee.