Today Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Prediction of IND V SL 1st T20

IND V SL 1st t20

After winning the T20 Series against South Africa, Men in Blue are all set to dominate Sri Lanka on 6th March. Ind will play their first T20 Match against SL in Colombo. This will be the 1st match of Nidahas Trophy 2018. India, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh are participants of this Trophy.




Welcome to, In this post, we will discuss and provide a detailed analysis of Today Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Prediction of IND V SL 1st T20. We will try to provide you all the details related to this game, so you winning chances increases to 100%.


To win in Dream11 few things are very important, like playing 11, Players recent performance, playing condition, pitch report, and a bit of luck that will be covered in astrology. The best part is we get all covered in our post and that too for free…


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India Vs Sri Lanka Match Info

  • Date: 6th March 2018(Tuesday).
  • Match: India and Bangladesh in Sri Lanka T20 Tri-Series, 2018, IND v SL.
  • Venue: Colombo, R. Premadasa Stadium.
  • Time: 01:30 PM GMT.



Colombo, R. Premadasa Stadium Scoring Pattern

  • Average first inning score is 155.
  • Average Second inning score is 132.
  • Highest Total on this ground was 205/4 in 20 overs by WI v AUS.
  • Lowest Total on this ground was 80/10 in 17.2 overs by AFG v ENG.




Pitch Report of Colombo, R. Premadasa Stadium

The pitch of Premadasa usually supports the Spinners. The last T20 match played here was between India vs Sri Lanka. Men in Blue Easily won the match by just losing four wickets. Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav took 3 and 2 wickets respectively. Out of 27 matches, 15 matches were won by the team batting first.



Head to Head Between IND v SL

India won all the 5 games they played against each other. Out of these 5 matches, 4 matches were played in 2017-2018 and 1 match was of Asia Cup. These stats clearly shows India’s dominance against Sri Lanka in recent times.


Weather in Colombo, R. Premadasa Stadium

The maximum temperature is expected to be 30-degree Celsius on the match day. It is expected to be partly cloudy but there is no chance of rain. The cricket lovers can enjoy the full match and can support their respective team.



India Team Squad

Rohit Sharma (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Suresh Raina, Dinesh Karthik, YS Chahal, MK Pandey, KL Rahul, RR Pant, DJ Hooda, Mohammed Siraj, AR Patel, V Shanker, SN Thakur, Washington Sundar, JD Unadkat.



Sri Lanka Squad

WU Tharanga, LD Chandimal (c), MD Gunathilaka, RAS Lakmal, PVD Chameera, MA Aponso, MD Shanaka, I Udana, A Dananjaya, ANPR Fernando, BKG Mendis, BMAJ Mendis, NLTC Perera, MDKJ Perera.



Probable Playing 11 of India

A lot of change is expected in India’s playing 11 as MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Key bowlers like Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Bumrah is not playing in this series. Suresh Raina will retain his spot and play as third down. India might play with two spinners as the pitch will support spinners.


Rohit Sharma (c), Shikhar Dhawan,  Manish Pandey, Suresh Raina, Washington Sundar, Dinesh Karthik(wk), Shardul Thakur, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammad Siraj, Jaydev Unadkat, Rishabh Pant.


Probable Playing 11 of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka will play with two spinners mainly Akila Dananjaya, Jeevan Mendis. Mathews, Gunaratne were not available because of injury. SL has won their last couple of T20 matches so there is huge chance that they will play with their winning combinations.


Upul Tharanga, Kusal Mendis, Danushka Gunathilaka, Dinesh Chandimal(c), Kusal Perera(wk), Dasun Shanaka, Thisara Perera, Suranga Lakmal, Dusmantha Chameera, Jeevan Mendis, Akila Dananjaya.



Key Players For IND v SL, 1st T20

We have divided the key players in three section i,e wicket keepers, batsman, all-rounders, and bowlers. All the players selected in this section are on the basis of their recent performance. You can make your perfect team for dream11 from the list.


Wicket Keepers

  • Kusal Perera: Kusal is a good option as a wicketkeeper. He is a top order Batsman. For the first T20 match 53.06% of the dream11 fantasy users have selected him.


  • Dinesh Karthik: Recently Karthik has been announced Captain for KKR, So you can understand the value of Dinesh. His performance is consistent and his role is to balance the middle order of Indian team. He has been selected by 35.97% of the users of the 1st match.


Pro Tips: Dinesh Karthik place may be in danger as Pant has a good chance of playing. For grand league go with Dinesh. If you are playing with multiple teams make a combination from the above list. You may consider Pant as well.



  • Rohit Sharma: Last time Rohit played against Sri Lanka in T20 has smashed 118 runs in 43 balls. Rohit’s record against SL is very impressive as he has scored 278 runs in 11 innings with a strike rate of 146.31. 67.35% of the users have selected him.


  • Shikhar Dhawan: Dhawan has scored 72, 24, and 47 runs in the last three innings. He is in good form and scores almost in every match. He has been selected by 73.88% of the users in the dream11 team.


  • Suresh Raina: Indian Coach Ravi Shastri recently called Raina a Fearless Cricketer and there is a reason behind it. He was promoted to 3rd down after his comeback and he proved the decision right of the team. He has scored 15, 30, and 43 runs in the last 3 innings he played for India. 79.89% of the users have selected him.


  • Kusal Mendis: Recently Mendis opened for Sri Lankan team and performed very well. He has scored 53 and 70 runs in the last two innings. He has been selected by 44.75% of the users in fantasy cricket.


  • Manish Pandey: Pandey scored 29, 79, and 13 runs in his last 3 innings. He may bat at 4th down for India team in this series as key players are missing. 37.81% of the users have selected him in their team.


  • Dinesh Chandimal: Chandimal have just scored 2 runs in the last 2 innings he played recently. 32.66% of the players have chosen him.


  • Danushka Gunathilaka: Gunathilaka has been very impressive with bat and ball both in the recent games. He has scored 72 runs and took 3 wickets in the last 2 matches. 27.59% of the dream11 users have selected him.


Pro Tips: Try to keep Rohit, Dhawan, Raina, Mendis, and Gunathilaka in your team as they are in good form. For multiple teams make a combination from the above list.




  • Thisara Perera: Perera has scored 39 and 31 runs and took 2 wickets in the last two innings he played against Bangladesh. He has been selected by 64.32% of the users.


  • Dasun Shanaka: In the recent matches Shanaka has been promoted and he proved the decision by scoring runs. He scored 42 and 30 runs in last two innings and took 1 wicket. 41.06 % of the users have chosen him in their team. Dream11 guru also considers him in their team.
  • Jeevan Mendis: Jeevan Mendis took 3 wickets in the last 2 matches. 41.06% of the users have selected him.

Pro Tips: Try to Keep Thisara Perera and Dasun Shanaka on your team as they will give you points. For Multiple teams make a combination from the above list.



  • Yuzvendra Chahal: Chahal was very expensive in T20 played against RSA but that was once in a blue moon. Colombo pitch is paradise for him. 67.87% of the fantasy users have chosen him.


  • Jaydev Unadkat: Unadkat is a destructive player if he gets a slower pitch and Premadasa Stadium is considered as a slow pitch. 66.61% of the users have taken him.


  • Akila Dananjaya: Dananjaya took only one wicket in the last two innings played against Bangladesh but on Colombo, he might be a dangerous player. For the 1st T20 match 48.28% have taken him in their fantasy teams.


  • Shardul Thakur: Thakur took 2 wickets in the last 2 innings played against South Africa. He is one of the emerging players of IPL. 43.22% of the users have chosen him in their dream11 team.


  • Mohammed Siraj: Although Siraj couldn’t perform in the International matches, this player has shown his potential in IPL and domestic cricket. 14.69% of the players have selected him.


  • Isuru Udana: Udana took 2 wickets in the last two innings he played against BAN. He has been selected by 11.97% of the dream11 players.


Pro Tips: Select Chahal, Siraj, and Udana for the gran league. For multiple teams make combinations from the above list.




Best Choice For Captain and Vice-Captain in Dream11

  • Rohit Sharma
  • Shikhar Dhawan
  • Suresh Raina
  • Kusal Mendis
  • Danushka Gunathilaka
  • Thisara Perera
  • Yuzvendra Chahal



Who Will Win The 1st T20 Match, IND v SL?

If we look at last 5 matches played against each other India has defeated Sri Lanka but SL won the last two games played against Bangladesh. According to astrology, India will win the match and Crix11 expert also predicted that Men in Blue will win the match.



Toss Prediction

Our astrology team predicted that SL win win the toss and they will decide to bowl first but if India wins the toss they will also love to bowl first as in the latter half of the game dew may enter in the game.


Best Team For Dream11 Fantasy  Cricket

This team is a Demo team, although you can keep this team in your small leagues. For better and accurate results make your own team from the above data and statistics.


Dream11 team for ind v sl 1st t20


Conclusion: This is what we have for Today Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Prediction of IND V SL 1st T20. If there are any changes in the team we will update it, so please check the post once again before the match starts. Please feel free to give your valuable feedback in the comment box. Share the post so that we can come up with new and more updates.