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Scotland versus Sri Lanka Betting Tips and Preview

ODI (2019-05-21) Edinburgh (GCCG)

By FROG.AI

Highlights
  • Sri Lanka won 2 of the last 2 matches between these two sides.

  • Scotland have won 5 of their last 9 completed ODI matches.

  • Sri Lanka have won 1 of their last 10 completed ODI matches.

  • Scotland are rated 13 points ahead of Sri Lanka in the Cricsq ratings.

  • 10 out the last 14 completed matches played at Edinburgh (GCCG) have been won by the team batting first.

Betting Tips
  • Back Scotland to win with full stake (odds at time of writing 3.9 on Betfair).

Head to Head

Scotland and Sri Lanka have played each other 2 matches since 2010. Sri Lanka won 2 times and Scotland 0 times.

Sri Lanka won the last match between these two teams in 2015.

Pitch Analysis

There have been 16 ODI matches since 2010 at Edinburgh (GCCG). The rest of the metrics in this section will look at those matches.

The average first innings score at Edinburgh (GCCG) is 292 in matches where the full 50 overs were available. Over 300 has scored 7 times in ODIs here since 2010. The last 3 first innings scores here were 325, 371 and 169.

49% of runs here have been scored in boundaries. This exceeds the global average of 46% of runs in ODIs since 2010 being scored in boundaries. Batsmen at Edinburgh (GCCG) strike at 92.1 run per hundred balls against pace bowlers. This compared to a strike rate of 79.9 against spin.

The team batting first won the last 10 out the last 14 completed matches played at Edinburgh (GCCG).

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Scotland Overview

Scotland have won 5 of their last 9 completed ODI matches.

They lost to Afghanistan in their last match. They batted first and scored 325 for 7. Their bowlers then failed to defend this score.

Calum MacLeod was the top run scorer with 100 off 89 balls. Kyle Coetzer scored 79 off 98 balls. The next highest score was 33 by Richie Berrington.

Brad Wheal was their best bowler. He took 1 for 49 off 8.0 overs. Richie Berrington went for 5.25 an over. Safyaan Sharif took 0 wicket and had an economy rate of 7.5.

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Sri Lanka Overview

Sri Lanka have won 1 of their last 10 completed ODI matches.

They lost to South Africa in their last match. They batted first and scored 225 for 10. Their bowlers then failed to defend this score.

Kusal Mendis was the top run scorer with 56 off 84 balls. Priyamal Perera scored 33 off 57 balls. The next highest score was 32 by Isuru Udana.

Thisara Perera was their best bowler. He took 1 for 20 off 5.0 overs. Angelo Perera went for 5.5 an over. Akila Dananjaya took 0 wicket and had an economy rate of 5.42.

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The Verdict

Scotland are rated 13 points ahead of Sri Lanka in the Cricsq ratings. They have 59 points whereas Sri Lanka have 46.

At the time of writing Sri Lanka are favorites on Betfair at 1.34. Scotland are 3.9.

I suggest backing Scotland to win this match. They are currently 3.9 on Betfair. At the prices Scotland represent the value bet in this match.

Scotland Squad
Michael Leask

Current Form:

Michael Leask has played in 49 One-Day Internationals.

He has scored 506 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 22.0. He has a strike rate of 110.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 126.7 and against spin it is 85.6.

Leask has taken 18 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 5.35 runs per over.

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Matthew Cross

Current Form:

Matthew Cross has played in 67 One-Day Internationals.

He has scored 1216 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 24.3. He has a strike rate of 81.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 81.5 and against spin it is 63.2.

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Kyle Coetzer

Current Form:

Kyle Coetzer has played in 84 One-Day Internationals. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 Odis.

He has scored 3036 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 46.7. He has a strike rate of 83.8. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 92.4 and against spin it is 71.1.

Coetzer has taken 2 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 6.47 runs per over.

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Calum MacLeod

Current Form:

Calum MacLeod has played in 88 One-Day Internationals. He has scored 2 hundreds in his last 10 Odis.

He has scored 2342 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 36.6. He has a strike rate of 85.6. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 86.1 and against pace it is 78.1.

MacLeod has taken 17 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 5.45 runs per over.

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George Munsey

Current Form:

George Munsey has played in 33 One-Day Internationals. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 Odis.

He has scored 489 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 28.8. He has a strike rate of 76.8. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 88.9 and against spin it is 67.8.

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Safyaan Sharif

Current Form:

Safyaan Sharif has played in 63 One-Day Internationals.

He has scored 323 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 16.1. He has a strike rate of 76.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 87.9 and against spin it is 51.2.

Sharif has taken 79 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 4.88 runs per over.

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Mark Watt

Current Form:

Mark Watt has played in 34 One-Day Internationals.

He has scored 145 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 13.2. He has a strike rate of 75.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 84.0 and against spin it is 62.5.

Watt has taken 28 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 4.32 runs per over.

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Alasdair Evans

Current Form:

Alasdair Evans has played in 50 One-Day Internationals.

He has scored 109 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 15.6. He has a strike rate of 69.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 77.7 and against spin it is 47.7.

Evans has taken 56 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 4.87 runs per over.

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Craig Wallace

Current Form:

Craig Wallace has played in 37 One-Day Internationals.

He has scored 497 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 18.4. He has a strike rate of 85.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 102.2 and against spin it is 66.3.

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Tom Sole

Current Form:

Tom Sole has played in 9 One-Day Internationals.

He has scored 32 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 10.7. He has a strike rate of 123.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 127.3 and against spin it is 0.

Sole has taken 8 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 4.37 runs per over.

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Brad Wheal

Current Form:

Brad Wheal has played in 15 One-Day Internationals.

He has scored 16 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 5.3. He has a strike rate of 51.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 82.4 and against spin it is 12.5.

Wheal has taken 20 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 4.39 runs per over.

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Sri Lanka Squad
Avishka Fernando

Current Form:

Avishka Fernando has played in 6 One-Day Internationals.

He has scored 71 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 14.2. He has a strike rate of 89.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 84.5 and against spin it is 0.

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Lahiru Thirimanne

Current Form:

Lahiru Thirimanne has played in 120 One-Day Internationals. He has scored 3 fifties in his last 10 Odis.

He has scored 2946 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 34.7. He has a strike rate of 71.3. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Thirimanne has taken 3 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 5.53 runs per over.

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Kusal Mendis

Current Form:

Kusal Mendis has played in 65 One-Day Internationals. He has scored 3 fifties in his last 10 Odis.

He has scored 1626 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 28.0. He has a strike rate of 84.8. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 95.0 and against pace it is 76.9.

Mendis has taken 0 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 8.4 runs per over.

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Dimuth Karunaratne

Current Form:

Dimuth Karunaratne has played in 19 One-Day Internationals.

He has scored 190 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 15.8. He has a strike rate of 68.8. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Karunaratne has taken 0 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 6.6 runs per over.

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Angelo Mathews

Current Form:

Angelo Mathews has played in 208 One-Day Internationals. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 Odis.

He has scored 5380 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 42.4. He has a strike rate of 83.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 90.3 and against spin it is 71.5.

Mathews has taken 114 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 4.62 runs per over.

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Thisara Perera

Current Form:

Thisara Perera has played in 156 One-Day Internationals. He has scored 1 fifty and 1 hundred in his last 10 Odis.

He has scored 2147 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 20.6. He has a strike rate of 112.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 120.3 and against spin it is 94.1.

Perera has taken 169 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 5.86 runs per over.

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Dhananjaya de Silva

Current Form:

Dhananjaya de Silva has played in 34 One-Day Internationals.

He has scored 681 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 26.2. He has a strike rate of 77.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 79.7 and against spin it is 69.4.

Silva has taken 15 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 5.36 runs per over.

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Jeevan Mendis

Current Form:

Jeevan Mendis has played in 57 One-Day Internationals.

He has scored 604 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 20.1. He has a strike rate of 85.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 88.6 and against spin it is 76.5.

Mendis has taken 28 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 5.09 runs per over.

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Isuru Udana

Current Form:

Isuru Udana has played in 6 One-Day Internationals. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 Odis.

He has scored 110 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 55.0. He has a strike rate of 115.8. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 167.4 and against spin it is 62.3.

Udana has taken 2 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 6.41 runs per over.

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Suranga Lakmal

Current Form:

Suranga Lakmal has played in 86 One-Day Internationals.

He has scored 205 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 8.2. He has a strike rate of 55.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 58.7 and against spin it is 39.2.

Lakmal has taken 105 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 5.41 runs per over.

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Nuwan Pradeep

Current Form:

Nuwan Pradeep has played in 35 One-Day Internationals.

He has scored 27 runs in One-Day Internationals. He has an average of 5.4. He has a strike rate of 42.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 57.4 and against spin it is 0.0.

Pradeep has taken 38 wickets in One-Day-Internationals. He has an economy rate of 6.13 runs per over.

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