SL vs NL, Match Preview, Match Details, Pitch Report, Probable Playing XI, Match Prediction for Final of ICC ODI World Cup Qualifier 2023

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Match Preview

It will be SL vs NL for the final of the ICC ODI World Cup Qualifier 2023 tomorrow at Harare.

Moreover, while anyone wins the final of this tournament, both these finalists will join the rest of the teams for the marquee ICC Men’s ODI World Cup 2023.

Furthermore, talking about their previous games, then Sri Lanka beat West Indies by 8 wickets.

On the other hand, the Netherlands defeated Scotland by 4 wickets to seal their spot in the final.

Therefore, both these teams will look to upstage each other in the final tomorrow and play their best version of cricket.

Thus, we will get a very exciting game tomorrow between these two sides.

Match Details

Match: Sri Lanka vs Netherlands, Final

Venue: Harare Sports Club, Harare

Date: 9th July 2023

Time: 12:30 PM IST

Pitch Report

The pitch at Harare is more suitable for batters than bowlers when it comes to ODI cricket. Moreover, pacers will give a hard time to batters during the latter portion of the innings when the ball gets old. But, batters can still make great use of the wicket and play their best shots as well. Thus, the skipper winning the toss should opt to bowl first here. Furthermore, the average first innings score at this venue is 281.

Full Squads for SL vs NL, Final

Sri Lanka

Charith Asalanka, Dimuth Karunaratne, Dushan Hemantha, Pathum Nissanka, Sahan Arachchige, Chamika Karunaratne, Dasun Shanaka (c), Dhananjaya de Silva, Wanindu Hasaranga, Kusal Mendis (wk), Sadeera Samarawickrama (wk), Dilshan Madushanka, Dunith Wellalage, Kasun Rajitha, Maheesh Theekshana, Matheesha Pathirana


Max O’Dowd, Teja Nidamanuru, Wesley Barresi, Bas de Leede, Michael Levitt, Saqib Zulfiqar, Shariz Ahmad, Vikramjit Singh, Noah Croes (wk), Scott Edwards (c & wk), Aryan Dutt, Clayton Floyd, Logan van Beek, Ryan Klein, Vivian Kingma

Probable Playing XI for SL vs NL, Final

Sri Lanka

Pathum Nissanka, Dimuth Karunaratne, Kusal Mendis (wk), Sadeera Samarawickrama, Charith Asalanka, Sahan Arachchige, Dasun Shanaka (c), Dushan Hemantha, Maheesh Theekshana, Matheesha Pathirana, Dilshan Madushanka


Vikramjit Singh, Max O’Dowd, Wesley Barresi, Bas de Leede, Teja Nidamanuru, Scott Edwards (c & wk), Saqib Zulfiqar, Logan van Beek, Ryan Klein, Aryan Dutt, Clayton Floyd

Match Prediction for SL vs NL, Final

From the team combinations and previous results, we can say that Sri Lanka will win this game.

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