There will be a One Day International series of 3 matches between Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka at Sri Lanka. This series will be very important for both the teams as both are of same level and give equal fight to each other. Both Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka will give their best to win the series. The series will also help both the teams to improve their cricket and ICC one day International standing. It will also help to improvise their weak points in cricket. If we look at the head to head one day international records then Sri Lanka team dominates over Zimbabwe cricket. But Zimbabwe team is also strong and experienced now. Therefore Zimbabwe will have to give a good fight to Sri Lanka team.
The squad of both the teams for this series is not released till now but it is expected that both the teams will give opportunities to young and new players in this series with a bunch of experienced players. All the three matches of the ODI series will be held on same ground therefore it will be easy for players to execute plans.
The 1st match of the series will be held on January 16 at Pallekele Cricket Stadium. Both the teams will try to win the first match of the series and will try to get a good solid start in the series and an early lead. The 2nd match of the series will be played on the same ground. This match can make one know if it will be decider one or the 3rd match will be. The 3rd or last match of the series is on January 21 at the same venue of Pallekele. This match can also be the series deciding match therefore both the teams will try to win the match or series.