Next up in the Road Safety World Series is the clash between Sri Lanka Legends and New Zealand Legends. While the New Zealand Legends have had two of their matches washed off and have won and lost one match respectively out of the four fixtures that they have played in, Sri Lanka Legends have played 3 matches and won each of those.
Before the two teams lock horns at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Dehradun on Saturday here is a stat-based prediction of what could unfold in this fixture and who could be the winner of the match.
1. Toss Prediction
New Zealand Legends have a 100 per cent toss winning rate in Road Safety World Series. On the other hand, Sri Lanka Legends have won 2 tosses and lost one. So based on this stat, predicting New Zealand Legends to win the toss.
2. Win Possibility
Sri Lanka Legends are predicted to win this match. They have been remained unbeaten in the competition so far and have started off the tournament with a hat-trick of wins. They have looked effective both when batting and bowling first which makes them a favourite to clinch 2 points from this match.
3. Team of the Day
Sri Lanka Legends are the Team of the Day. They reached the finals in the last edition of the tournament and have been impressive right from the word go this year. That makes them the perfect choice to be the Team of the Day.
4. Powerplay Score and Average Score
No full match of 20 overs has happened in Dehradun yet as part of the Road Safety World Series. But from what one has seen so far, it is a high-scoring venue with India Legends managing to score 170 in a 15-over innings. So predicting the powerplay score to be around 45-55. The average first innings total here in T20s is 172. Teams would look to target at least 180-200.
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