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Sri Lanka versus Bangladesh Betting Tips and Preview

T20I (2018-03-16) Colombo (RPS)

Highlights
  • Sri Lanka won 6 of the last 9 between these two sides.

  • Sri Lanka have won 3 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

  • Bangladesh have won 2 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

  • Bangladesh are rated 3 points ahead of Sri Lanka in the Cricsq ratings.

  • The team batting second won the last 14 out the last 27 completed matches played at Colombo (RPS).

Betting Tips
  • Back Bangladesh to win with full stake (odds at time of writing 3.05 on Betfair).

Head to Head

Sri Lanka and Bangladesh have played each other 9 times since 2010. Sri Lanka won 6 times and Bangladesh 3 times.

Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka in the first match of the current series. Sri Lanka won more matches between these two sides last T20 Blast winning 2-0.

Pitch Analysis

There have been 28 T20 matches since 2010 at Colombo (RPS). We will now examine some more details from the matches.

158 is the average first innings score at Colombo (RPS) in matches where the full 20 overs were available. Over 200 has scored twice in T20s here since 2010. 176, 152 (19.0 max overs) and 214 were the last 3 first innings scores here.

54% of runs here have been scored in boundaries. This is below the global average of 55% of runs in T20s since 2010 being scored in boundaries. Batters at Colombo (RPS) strike at 118.3 run per hundred balls against pace bowlers. This compared to a strike rate of 108.6 against spin.

The team batting second won the last 14 out the last 27 completed matches played at Colombo (RPS).

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Sri Lanka Overview

Sri Lanka have won 3 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

They lost to India in their last match. They batted first and scored 152 for 9. Their bowlers then failed to defend this score.

Kusal Mendis was the top run scorer with 55 off 38 balls. Upul Tharanga scored 22 off 24 balls. The next highest score was 19 by Dasun Shanaka.

Thisara Perera was their best bowler. He took 0 for 17 off 2.0 overs. Nuwan Pradeep also bowled well. He went for 12.0 an over. Suranga Lakmal took 0 wicket and had an economy rate of 9.5.

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Bangladesh Overview

Bangladesh have won 2 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

They lost to India in their last match. They bowled first and conceeded 176 for 3. They then failed to chase this score down. They reached 159 for 6 in their reply.

Mushfiqur Rahim was the top run scorer with 72 off 55 balls. Sabbir Rahman scored 27 off 23 balls. The next highest score was 27 by Tamim Iqbal.

Rubel Hossain was their best bowler. He took 2 for 27 off 4.0 overs. Mustafizur Rahman went for 9.5 an over. Nazmul Islam took 0 wicket and had an economy rate of 6.75.

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The Verdict

Bangladesh are rated 3 points ahead of Sri Lanka in the Cricsq ratings. They have 69 points whereas Sri Lanka have 66.

At the time of writing Sri Lanka are favorites on Betfair at 1.48. Bangladesh are 3.05.

Sri Lanka are rightfully favourites and are the most likely team to this match. But I suggest backing Bangladesh to win this match. They are currently 3.05 on Betfair. At the prices Sri Lanka are too short to bet on and Bangladesh represent the value.

Sri Lanka Season Players
Danushka Gunathilaka

Current Form:

Danushka Gunathilaka has played in 21 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 447 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 22.4. He has a strike rate of 129.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 139.9 and against spin it is 72.7.

Gunathilaka has taken 4 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.45 runs per over.

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Kusal Mendis

Current Form:

Kusal Mendis has played in 13 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 4 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 320 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 24.6. He has a strike rate of 157.6. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 131.6 and against pace it is 116.7.

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Dhananjaya de Silva

Current Form:

Dhananjaya de Silva has played in 7 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 167 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.9. He has a strike rate of 108.4. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 113.6 and against pace it is 103.1.

Silva has taken 1 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 5.75 runs per over.

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Kusal Perera

Current Form:

Kusal Perera has played in 37 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 4 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 973 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 27.0. He has a strike rate of 136.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 131.6 and against spin it is 119.0.

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Upul Tharanga

Current Form:

Upul Tharanga has played in 32 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 609 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 21.0. He has a strike rate of 124.3. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

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Dinesh Chandimal

Current Form:

Dinesh Chandimal has played in 53 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 738 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 17.6. He has a strike rate of 103.5. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 109.4 and against spin it is 92.0.

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Dasun Shanaka

Current Form:

Dasun Shanaka has played in 23 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 303 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 16.8. He has a strike rate of 116.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 108.5 and against spin it is 78.7.

Shanaka has taken 9 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.42 runs per over.

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Thisara Perera

Current Form:

Thisara Perera has played in 170 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 1978 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 19.6. He has a strike rate of 142.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 136.0 and against spin it is 121.8.

Perera has taken 151 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.63 runs per over.

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Jeevan Mendis

Current Form:

Jeevan Mendis has played in 53 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 529 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 14.3. He has a strike rate of 114.0. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Mendis has taken 25 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.07 runs per over.

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Amila Aponso

Current Form:

Amila Aponso has played in 1 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 0 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 0.0.

Aponso has taken 1 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.75 runs per over.

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Akila Dananjaya

Current Form:

Akila Dananjaya has played in 17 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 35 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 8.8. He has a strike rate of 89.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 53.8 and against spin it is 0.

Dananjaya has taken 11 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.54 runs per over.

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Dushmantha Chameera

Current Form:

Dushmantha Chameera has played in 19 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 31 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 7.8. He has a strike rate of 77.5. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 100.0 and against pace it is 66.7.

Chameera has taken 16 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.55 runs per over.

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Suranga Lakmal

Current Form:

Suranga Lakmal has played in 11 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 7 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 3.5. He has a strike rate of 87.5. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 50.0 and against spin it is 0.

Lakmal has taken 7 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.52 runs per over.

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Isuru Udana

Current Form:

Isuru Udana has played in 22 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 51 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 8.5. He has a strike rate of 118.6. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 100.0 and against pace it is 90.0.

Udana has taken 19 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.0 runs per over.

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Nuwan Pradeep

Current Form:

Nuwan Pradeep has played in 9 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 0 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 0.0.

Pradeep has taken 7 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 10.86 runs per over.

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Bangladesh Season Players
Tamim Iqbal

Current Form:

Tamim Iqbal has played in 137 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 3528 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 28.7. He has a strike rate of 116.9. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

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Liton Das

Current Form:

Liton Das has played in 40 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 591 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 16.9. He has a strike rate of 115.4. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

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Soumya Sarkar

Current Form:

Soumya Sarkar has played in 74 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1149 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 16.9. He has a strike rate of 113.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 112.3 and against spin it is 95.3.

Sarkar has taken 6 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 10.24 runs per over.

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Imrul Kayes

Current Form:

Imrul Kayes has played in 68 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 1268 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 20.1. He has a strike rate of 109.3. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 111.7 and against pace it is 100.3.

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Mushfiqur Rahim

Current Form:

Mushfiqur Rahim has played in 129 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 3 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 2381 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 26.2. He has a strike rate of 125.1. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

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Nurul Hasan

Current Form:

Nurul Hasan has played in 48 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 477 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 17.0. He has a strike rate of 117.8. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 137.8 and against spin it is 87.3.

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Sabbir Rahman

Current Form:

Sabbir Rahman has played in 102 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 1935 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.9. He has a strike rate of 120.8. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Rahman has taken 9 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.04 runs per over.

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Mahmudullah

Current Form:

Mahmudullah has played in 143 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 2416 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.5. He has a strike rate of 116.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 122.1 and against spin it is 101.9.

Mahmudullah has taken 65 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.23 runs per over.

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Ariful Haque

Current Form:

Ariful Haque has played in 41 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 550 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 26.2. He has a strike rate of 125.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 123.9 and against spin it is 113.7.

Haque has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 10.0 runs per over.

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Mehidy Hasan

Current Form:

Mehedi Hasan has played in 33 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 209 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 10.0. He has a strike rate of 108.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 125.3 and against spin it is 78.8.

Hasan has taken 24 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.38 runs per over.

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Rubel Hossain

Current Form:

Rubel Hossain has played in 62 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 19 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 2.4. He has a strike rate of 45.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 58.3 and against spin it is 16.7.

Hossain has taken 68 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.68 runs per over.

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Taskin Ahmed

Current Form:

Taskin Ahmed has played in 54 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 34 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 3.8. He has a strike rate of 66.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 61.9 and against spin it is 45.0.

Ahmed has taken 53 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.3 runs per over.

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Abu Hider

Current Form:

Abu Hider has played in 39 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 83 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 16.6. He has a strike rate of 138.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 135.2 and against spin it is 112.5.

Hider has taken 43 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.8 runs per over.

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Mustafizur Rahman

Current Form:

Mustafizur Rahman has played in 63 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 27 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 3.9. He has a strike rate of 50.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 64.3 and against spin it is 0.0.

Rahman has taken 75 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.92 runs per over.

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Abu Jayed

Current Form:

Abu Jayed has played in 31 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 7 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 3.5. He has a strike rate of 77.8. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 125.0 and against spin it is 0.0.

Jayed has taken 33 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.81 runs per over.

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Nazmul Islam

Current Form:

Nazmul Islam has played in 54 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 50 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 8.3. He has a strike rate of 84.7. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 91.7 and against pace it is 75.0.

Islam has taken 38 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.02 runs per over.

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