Who will win New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 3rd Match Today Match Prediction in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 series? NZ vs SL 3rd Match Cricket Prediction held on 1st June 2019. Who will win Sri Lanka vs New Zealand 3rd Match Cricket Prediction is available here?
NZ vs SL 3rd Match Prediction
New Zealand are all set to take on Sri Lanka in the 3rd match for ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Before this match, New Zealand whitewashed Bangladesh in three match ODI series by 3-0. Whereas, South Africa defeated Sri Lanka in five match One Day Series by 5-0. Now, the 3rd world cup match New Zealand vs Sri Lanka will be held at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff on 1st June 2019.
Prior to this match, New Zealand hosted a three match One Day Series for Bangladesh and ended it up with 3-0 victory. After that, New Zealand played two warm up matches ahead of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. In the first warm up match New Zealand beat India by six wickets. However, West Indies defeated New Zealand by 91 runs in the second warm up match. Now, New Zealand gears up to take on Sri Lanka in this world cup match.
Whereas, Sri Lanka traveled South Africa to play a five match ODI series which resulted in a total disaster for Lankan team. South Africa finished this series with 5-0 victory against Sri Lanka. After the South Africa tour, Sri Lanka participated in two warm up matches ahead of CWC and lost them. From now on, Sri Lanka needs to be careful with their performance. Now, they will play their first world cup match against New Zealand.
The previous ODI stats for NZ vs SL suggest that, New Zealand are a dominating team against Sri Lanka with fort eight victories in ninety eight matches. However, Sri Lanka stand tall against New Zealand with six wins in ten world cup matches.
New Zealand will win this match. They have a strong team squad as compare to Sri Lanka, moreover their top orders is doing a fine job at the moment. Apart from it, they have a rich history against Sri Lanka in ODI format. All these signs indicate that, New Zealand will be looking forward to win this match.
On the other side, Sri Lanka be eyeing on victory to begin their world cup 2019 campaign with good morals. However, their batsmen need to take responsibility and score big total against Kiwi bowlers. All in all this is going to be a thrilling world cup match for the cricket fans.
Sri Lanka will win the toss. They might choose to bat first, or invite New Zealand to bat first, depending on the weather and pitch conditions. Albeit, Toss will play an important in the victory of the winning side.
New Zealand Team Squad
Kane Williamson(c), Tom Latham(w), Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Tim Southee, Trent Boult, Lockie Ferguson, Matt Henry, Henry Nicholls, Ross Taylor, James Neesham, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Tom Blundell.
Sri Lanka Team Squad
Dimuth Karunaratne(c), Kusal Perera(w), Lahiru Thirimanne, Kusal Mendis, Thisara Perera, Suranga Lakmal, Isuru Udana, Lasith Malinga, Jeffrey Vandersay, Angelo Mathews, Dhananjaya de Silva, Jeevan Mendis, Milinda Siriwardana, Nuwan Pradeep, Angelo Perera, Avishka Fernando.