Sri Lanka vs India: After 5 ODI series between India and Sri Lanka, now they are ready to face in only T20. In ODI series India whitewashed Sri Lanka by defeating in all the matches, thus India won the series. The T20 match will begin at 7 PM IST Today. The venue of the match is at R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo, Sri Lanka. However, this stadium is not favourable for T20 as the highest score on that ground is about 160.
So far Sri Lanka and India has played in 10 T20 matches. In that Sri Lanka won four matches and lost six matches. In the team Sri Lanka, the player Milinda Siriwardana has tightness problem and he will be replaced by Ashan Priyanjan. He will undergo a physical test for fitness. In the team India, the players Ajinkya Rahane, Axar Patel and Shardul Thakur will be out of playing XI.
In the last five matches, Sri Lanka has three wins and two losses and the team India has two wins and lost three losses. So it is predicted India will win today’s match as the won the recent series against Sri Lanka. The match will be live telecasted in Sony Six channel.
The target for India 171 from 20 overs.
SL 170/7 From 20 Overs
India won the toss and opt to bowl first. Virat Kohli said second batting there has a more advantage.
Covers are removed.
Rain delayed the toss.
There is a rain and the ground is covered.
India vs Sri Lanka Playing XI
India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli(c), Lokesh Rahul, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni(w), Axar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav
Sri Lanka (Playing XI): Niroshan Dickwella(w), Upul Tharanga(c), Dilshan Munaweera, Ashan Priyanjan, Angelo Mathews, Dasun Shanaka, Seekkuge Prasanna, Thisara Perera, Akila Dananjaya, Lasith Malinga, Isuru Udana