Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka 1st ODI Match Live Score, Results, Highlights Nov 14, 2016 :- The Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka will lock their horns for the second test match of the series. These two teams will meet on November 14, 2016, at the Harare Sports Club, Harare.
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SRI LANKA TEAM PREVIEW
Sri Lanka has won the test series by 2-0 with a dominating performance against the Zimbabwe in white clothing. The team will enter the ODI series with the new captain, Upul Tharanga.
The dashing left-hander has been named as the captain in the absence of Angelo Mathews and Dinesh Chandimal, and a lot will depend on his performance. The Sri Lanka’s batting unit will rely heavily on the likes of Kusal Perera(w), Kusal Mendis, Niroshan Dickwella, Dhananjaya de Silva and captain himself.
The bowling of this team will be lead by experienced Nuwan Kulasekara, and he needs to find the support from Dasun Shanaka and Nuwan Pradeep. Jeffrey Vandersay will spin the white ball along side Sachith Pathirana.
The confidence of the team is on a high and one can expect them to fire in the very first ODI. A good all-round display of attacking cricket will be the key in the success of this team.
SRI LANKA SQUAD
Kusal Perera(w), Kusal Mendis, Niroshan Dickwella, Upul Tharanga(c), Dhananjaya de Silva, Shehan Jayasuriya, Asela Gunaratne, Sachith Pathirana, Nuwan Kulasekara, Dasun Shanaka, Nuwan Pradeep, Lahiru Kumara, Suranga Lakmal, Lakshan Sandakan, Jeffrey Vandersay
ZIMBABWE TEAM PREVIEW
Graeme Cremer led side has lost the Test series and now, they will play the 50 over cricket to earn some pride that they faced in the humiliating loss in both the test matches.
The Zimbabwe team is the far better team when it comes to colored clothing. The likes of Hamilton Masakadza, Craig Ervine, Sikandar Raza, and Sean Williams are the strong names in the team.
Also, the duo of Peter Moor and Graeme Cremer can put some solid performance at down the order with the bat. The bowling of this team is led by the Malcolm Waller, Chris Mpofu, and Donald Tiripano.
Graeme Cremer and his troops need to do something special if they want to beat the Sri Lanka team in the very first ODI.
Chamu Chibhabha, Hamilton Masakadza, Craig Ervine, Sikandar Raza, Sean Williams, Peter Moor(w), Graeme Cremer(c), Carl Mumba, Chris Mpofu, Donald Tiripano, Tinashe Panyangara, Brian Chari, Tarisai Musakanda, Tendai Chisoro, Malcolm Waller, Elton Chigumbura
Sri Lanka is hot favorite to win this match