This is going to be an exciting contest between eighth and ninth placed teams in the ICC team ranking. By considering the head to head record, Sri Lanka are having a slight advantage over West Indies.
Tip: Sri Lanka To Win @ 2.75
In the last five head to head matches, Sri Lanka have won all the ODI matches against West Indies. West Indies might dominate in the 20 over format, but they are slightly weaker in the 50 over format. In the last five ODI series, Sri Lanka have won three and have lost just two series. Also, Sri Lanka has won three of the last three series that they have played against West Indies. West Indies have lost three of the last five ODI series that they have played. Apart from that, Bangladesh clean-swept West Indies in the last ODI series that they played against each other. So, it is more likely that Sri Lanka will win the first match quite comfortably as they did it in the last five head to head matches. The odds for Sri Lanka’s win are 2.75 available at the 10Cric sportsbook.
Tip: Shai Hope To Score Over 32.5 @ 1.87
Shai Hope has been an exceptional 50 over format player for the West Indies over the last four to five years. In a career span of five years, he has played 78 ODI matches and has scored 3289 runs at an average of 52.20 including the highest score of 170. He has scored nine centuries and 17 half-centuries. In the last three ODI matches, he has scored 238 runs at an average of 79.33. Also, he has scored over 32 runs in all three matches. Fortunately, all his last three innings were against Sri Lanka. In the last six matches against Sri Lanka, he has scored 315 runs at an average of 52.50 including a highest score of 115 runs. So, it is more likely that Shai Hope will score over 32.5 runs at 1.87 odds available at 10Cric sportsbook.