Sri Lanka Women face India Women in the second T20 International match on Saturday, June 25 at the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium in Dambulla from 2:00 PM IST (Indian Standard Time).
The Indian women’s cricket team clinched the series opener on Thursday by 34 runs. Shafali Verma and Harmanpreet Kaur set the backbone of the Indian innings while Jemimah Rodrigues and Deepti Sharma’s cameos took India to 138. The Indian bowlers did a fine job with the ball with Radha Yadav being the pick of the bowlers.
Despite the defeat, Kavisha Dilhari’s knock of 47 and Inoka Ranaweera’s three-fer were positives for Sri Lanka Women on Thursday. Both teams are expected to go with the same lineup for the second WT20I.
Sri Lanka Women vs India Women 2nd WT20I odds
Bet365 odds: Sri Lanka Women: 8.00, India Women: 1.08
10CRIC odds: Sri Lanka Women: 7.48, India Women: 1.08
Betway odds: Sri Lanka Women: 7.00, India Women: 1.07
Betwinner odds: Sri Lanka Women: 7.80, India Women: 1.07
1xBet odds: Sri Lanka Women: 8.00, India Women: 1.08
Note: Odds are subject to change. Please visit betting sites to check and confirm the latest odds.
Sri Lanka Women vs India Women head-to-head in WT20Is
The Sri Lankan women’s cricket team has had a poor history against India Women, losing 15 of the 19 WT20Is. The Island Nation last beat the Indian Women in T20 cricket back in 2014.
India Women white-washed the Lankans 4-0 in the last WT20I bilateral series in 2018.
Sri Lanka Women vs India Women 2nd WT20I probable playing XI
Sri Lanka Women: Vishmi Gunaratne, Chamari Athapaththu (captain), Harshitha Samarawickrama, Kavisha Dilhari, Nilakshi de Silva, Ama Kanchana, Anushka Sanjeewani (wicket-keeper), Oshadi Ranasinghe, Sugandika Kumari, Inoka Ranaweera, Udeshika Prabodhani.
India Women: Shafali Verma, Smriti Mandhana, Sabbhineni Meghana, Harmanpreet Kaur (captain), Jemimah Rodrigues, Richa Ghosh (wicket-keeper), Pooja Vastrakar, Deepti Sharma, Renuka Singh, Radha Yadav, Rajeshwari Gayakwad.
Sri Lanka Women vs India Women 2nd WT20I top picks
Sri Lanka Women: Chamari Athapaththu is a no-brainer in this fixture. The Sri Lankan Captain has scored 1,931 runs in her WT20I career at an average of 21.45. She scored a century in the recent WODI series against Pakistan Women.
India Women: Jemimah Rodrigues is the top pick in this match. The 21-year-old batter has scored 1,091 runs in WT20Is. She was the second-highest run-getter in the Hundred Women’s tournament with 249 runs at a strike-rate of 150.90.
Sri Lanka Women vs India Women 2nd WT20I prediction
The Indian Women’s cricket team continued their good record against Sri Lanka Women in the first T20I. The visitors will be overwhelming favourites to win again and seal the ongoing series.
Sri Lanka Women were outplayed in the last game and another challenging game awaits in the second T20I.
Sri Lanka Women vs India Women 2nd WT20I playing conditions and weather report
Maximum Temperature: 31°C
Wind: 7 km/h