Match Prediction IN vs SL – November 2 – ICC Cricket World Cup

Based on the current analysis and past performances, India seems to have the upper hand in the upcoming match against Sri Lanka on November 2, 2023.

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Match Details 

Teams: India vs Sri Lanka

Match number: 33rd match

Series: ICC Cricket World Cup

Date: November 2, 2023

Time: 08:30 AM GMT / 02:00 PM LOCAL

Venue: Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai

India vs Sri Lanka Betting Odds

India ODISri Lanka ODI

Probable Playing XIs


Rohit Sharma (c), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan (wk), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav/Mohammed Siraj, Jasprit Bumrah


Sri Lanka

Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis (wk), Charith Asalanka, Danushka Gunathilaka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dasun Shanaka (c), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Maheesh Theekshana, Asitha Fernando/Matheesha Pathirana, Dilshan Madushanka


Probable Top Performers

Probable Best Batter of the Match

The probable best batter for the match between India and Sri Lanka could be Shubman Gill from India. Shubman Gill has been in excellent form recently. He scored a sensational 121 runs in 133 deliveries in the Asia Cup 2023 final. He has accumulated 421 runs in the last 7 matches with an average of 70.17 and a strike rate of 102.93.

Probable Best Bowler of the Match

The probable best bowler for the match between India and Sri Lanka could be Jasprit Bumrah from India. Jasprit Bumrah is one of the leading wicket-takers in the tournament. He has taken 16 wickets in the last 8 matches with an economy rate of 4.53 and a strike rate of 27.1. Bumrah’s ability to bowl at the death overs with his accurate yorkers and slower deliveries makes him a key player for India.

Teams Head to Head: Recent Matches 

Winner TeamResultDateMatchTournament
IndiaIndia won by 10 wickets (with 263 balls remaining)17-Sep-2023Final (D/N), Colombo (RPS)Asia Cup
IndiaIndia won by 41 runs12-Sep-202310th Match, Super Four (D/N), Colombo (RPS)Asia Cup
IndiaIndia won by 317 runs15-Jan-20233rd ODI (D/N), ThiruvananthapuramSri Lanka tour of India
IndiaIndia won by 4 wickets (with 40 balls remaining)12-Jan-20232nd ODI (D/N), Eden GardensSri Lanka tour of India
IndiaIndia won by 67 runs10-Jan-20231st ODI (D/N), GuwahatiSri Lanka tour of India

Teams Recent Performance 

Last 5 Games of India

October 29, 202329th Match, India vs EnglandIndia won by 100 runs
October 22, 202321st Match, India vs New ZealandIndia won by 4 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
October 19, 202317th Match, India vs BangladeshIndia won by 7 wickets (with 51 balls remaining)
October 14, 202312th Match, India vs PakistanIndia won by 7 wickets (with 117 balls remaining)
October 11, 20239th Match, India vs AfghanistanIndia won by 8 wickets (with 90 balls remaining)

Last 5 Games of Sri Lanka

October 30, 202330th Match, Sri Lanka vs AfghanistanAfghanistan won by 7 wickets (with 28 balls remaining)
October 26, 202325th Match, Sri Lanka vs EnglandSri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 146 balls remaining)
October 21, 202319th Match, Sri Lanka vs NetherlandsSri Lanka won by 5 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
October 16, 202314th Match, Sri Lanka vs AustraliaAustralia won by 5 wickets (with 88 balls remaining)
October 10, 20238th Match, Sri Lanka vs PakistanPakistan won by 6 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)

Information About Injuries in Teams 

According to the latest updates, there are no reported injuries from either team for the upcoming 33rd match between India and Sri Lanka on November 2, 2023. All players are fit to play the match. However, it’s worth noting that KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, and wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant from the Indian team were recovering from their respective injuries. Rohit Sharma had also recently recovered from a hand injury.

India vs Sri Lanka: Winning Prediction

Analyzing the recent performances of both teams, India seems to have a significant edge over Sri Lanka. India’s winning streak in the last five matches, including a remarkable 100-run win over England, showcases their formidable form. In contrast, Sri Lanka’s performances have been inconsistent with two losses in their last five games.

Moreover, the head-to-head record between India and Sri Lanka also favors India, as they have triumphed in all their recent encounters. The Indian team has an impressive line-up, with Shubman Gill and Jasprit Bumrah predicted to be the top performers. Their current form and past performances against Sri Lanka further strengthen India’s winning odds.

The current condition of the teams also plays a vital role in assessing the match prediction. With no injury concerns looming over the Indian squad, they are in a healthy state to give their best performance. Although some Indian players have recently recovered from injuries, they have been performing well, showing no signs of slowing down. On the other hand, Sri Lanka has not reported any injuries, but their fluctuating performances might be a concern.

Based on the current analysis and past performances, India seems to have the upper hand in the upcoming match against Sri Lanka on November 2, 2023. The final prediction will be confirmed closer to the match day, taking into account the most recent team conditions, performances, and betting odds.

Report About The Wankhede Stadium

Construction: The stadium was built in 1974 in just six months. The reason for its construction was a conflict between the Mumbai Cricket Association and the Cricket Club of India over the distribution and sale of tickets for matches. The stadium was named after Seshrao Krishnarao Wankhede, a politician and the head of the Mumbai Cricket Association.

Capacity: Initially, the stadium could accommodate up to 45,000 spectators. However, after reconstruction for hosting major international matches and meeting the requirements of the ICC, the capacity was reduced to 33,500 spectators.

Significant Events: The Wankhede Stadium has been host to numerous high-profile cricket matches. Most notably, it hosted the 2011 Cricket World Cup Final, in which India defeated Sri Lanka and became the first country to win the Cricket World Cup on home soil. It also hosted the last match of Sachin Tendulkar’s international career.

Home Ground: The stadium is owned and operated by the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) and is the home ground of the Mumbai Indians. It houses the headquarters of MCA, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), and the Indian Premier League (IPL).

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About ICC Cricket World Cup

The ICC Cricket World Cup stands as the premier international championship for One Day International (ODI) cricket. Organized by the sport’s governing body, the International Cricket Council (ICC), the tournament takes place every four years. It is celebrated as one of the most-watched sporting events globally and is regarded by the ICC as the flagship event of the international cricket calendar.

The current format involves a qualification phase spanning the preceding three years, determining the teams that earn the right to compete in the tournament phase. In this phase, 10 teams, including the host nation, compete for the coveted title, with matches taking place at venues within the host nation over the course of about a month.

Australia boasts the most World Cup victories, having clinched the title five times. India and West Indies have each triumphed twice, while Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and England have secured the championship once each. The reigning champions are England, who claimed the title in the 2019 World Cup edition.

Rudra Chanda