In the eighth match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023, Pakistan will face off against Sri Lanka (PAK vs SL) at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad on 10th October 2023, scheduled to begin at 02:00 PM IST.
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PAK vs SL (Pakistan vs Sri Lanka), Match 8 – Match Details
- Match: Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, Match 8
- Date: 10th October 2023
- Time: 02:00 PM IST
- Venue: Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad
PAK vs SL (Pakistan vs Sri Lanka), Match 8 Preview
Pakistan and Sri Lanka have both played one match in the series, with Pakistan currently sitting in third place on the points table, while Sri Lanka is in ninth place.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 Points Table
Here is a detailed look at the points table for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023:
|Team||Played||Won||Lost||Points||Net Run Rate|
In their previous encounter in the Asia Cup 2023, Iftikhar Ahmed was the highest fantasy points scorer for Pakistan, while Kusal Mendis led the fantasy points for Sri Lanka.
In their most recent matches, Pakistan defeated Netherlands by 81 runs, with Haris Rauf being the top fantasy performer for Pakistan, while South Africa defeated Sri Lanka by 102 runs, with Kusal Mendis shining for Sri Lanka.
PAK vs SL, Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad Pitch Report and Weather Conditions
The Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad offers a balanced pitch, with an average first innings score of 262 runs in the last 20 matches. It provides support to both batsmen and bowlers, making the toss crucial in deciding whether to bat or bowl based on the ground conditions.
The weather forecast for the match suggests a temperature of approximately 29.56 °C with a humidity level around 56%. Winds at 2.62 m/s are expected. According to statistics, pacers have been more successful at this venue, so it’s advisable to consider selecting pacers for your fantasy team.
PAK vs SL, Head to Head
In the 156 matches played between these two teams, Pakistani batters have contributed the most fantasy points for their team, while Sri Lankan all-rounders have been the top fantasy point earners for Sri Lanka.
PAK vs SL Dream11 Prediction: Top Picks for Batters and Wicket-Keepers
Here are some top picks for batters and wicket-keepers:
- Mohammad Rizwan: Mohammad Rizwan is a dependable choice for your Fantasy Team, with an impressive average of 74 match fantasy points in the last 10 games. He is a top-order right-handed batter and also serves as a wicket-keeper. In his recent 5 matches, Rizwan has scored 322 runs, averaging 64.4 per match.
- Kusal Mendis: Kusal Mendis can be a high-risk, high-reward pick for your Dream11 Team. He has an average of 84 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and is a top-order right-handed batter who also keeps wickets. In his recent 5 matches, Mendis has scored 364 runs at an average of 72.8 per match.
- Babar Azam: Babar Azam is a valuable addition to your Dream11 Fantasy Team, boasting an average of 64 match fantasy points in the last 10 games. This top-order right-handed batter has been in good form, scoring 214 runs in his recent 5 matches, averaging 42.8 per match.
PAK vs SL Dream11 Prediction: Top Bowler Picks
Here are some top picks for bowlers:
- Dilshan Madushanka: Dilshan Madushanka is a left-arm fast-medium bowler and a promising choice for your Dream11 Team. He has an average of 62 match fantasy points in the last 6 games and has taken 6 wickets in his recent 5 matches at an average of 1.2.
- Maheesh Theekshana: Maheesh Theekshana, an off-break bowler, is another excellent choice for your Dream11 Fantasy Team. He has an average of 91 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and has taken 8 wickets in his recent 5 matches at an average of 1.6.
- Usama Mir: Usama Mir, a leg-break bowler, offers consistency with an average of 53 match fantasy points in the last 8 games. In his recent 5 matches, he has taken 7 wickets at an average of 1.4.
PAK vs SL Dream11 Prediction: Top All-Rounder Picks
Here are some top picks for all-rounders:
- Dunith Wellalage: Dunith Wellalage is a slow left-arm orthodox bowler and an all-rounder with an average of 56 match fantasy points in the last 10 games. He provides a good balance to your team and has taken wickets consistently in recent matches.
- Shadab Khan: Shadab Khan is a valuable addition to your Dream11 Fantasy Team. He is a right-handed batter and has an average of 60 match fantasy points in the last 10 games. He can contribute with both bat and ball.
- Iftikhar Ahmed: Iftikhar Ahmed is another reliable all-rounder option with an average of 72 match fantasy points in the last 10 games. This right-handed batter has been consistent in recent matches, making him a good choice.
PAK vs SL Squad Information
Pakistan (PAK) Squad:
- Mohammad Rizwan, Iftikhar Ahmed, Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Nawaz, Babar Azam, Imam-ul-Haq, Usama Mir, Agha Salman, Saud Shakeel, Hasan Ali, Abdullah Shafique, Shadab Khan, Shaheen Afridi, Abrar Ahmed, Haris Rauf, Mohammad Haris, Mohammad Wasim, Zaman Khan
Sri Lanka (SL) Squad:
- Dimuth Karunaratne, Kusal Perera, Dhananjaya de Silva, Kasun Rajitha, Dasun Shanaka, Kusal Mendis, Chamika Karunaratne, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Dushan Hemantha, Lahiru Kumara, Charith Asalanka, Pathum Nissanka, Maheesh Theekshana, Dunith Wellalage, Dilshan Madushanka, Matheesha Pathirana
PAK vs SL Dream11 Team Today
Wicket-Keepers: Kusal Mendis, Mohammad Rizwan
Batters: Fakhar Zaman, Pathum Nissanka
All-Rounders: Mohammad Nawaz, Shadab Khan, Iftikhar Ahmed
Bowlers: Dilshan Madushanka, Maheesh Theekshana, Matheesha Pathirana, Usama Mir
Captain: Shadab Khan
Vice-Captain: Matheesha Pathirana