Sri Lanka are all set to host their neighbours India for the One particular Day International (ODI) and T20 International (T20I) series.
The white-ball fixtures will start with the 3-match ODI leg, beginning Tuesday (July 13), followed by as numerous T20I games, commencing Wednesday (July 21). Amid the COVID-19 scenario, all six matches will be played at the R.Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.
In 2021 so far, the house group has only won one particular T20I match (against West Indies). In the not too long ago concluded 3-match battle against England, the Islanders have been beaten badly by three-.
On the other hand, Group India has played only one particular T20I series this year – versus England at house in March. The ‘Men in Blue’ recorded victory in the 5-match leg by winning 3 games.
Nonetheless, this time, India has travelled to Sri Lanka with lots of youngsters, and inexperienced lads as most of the senior players are at present in England for the upcoming 5-match Test series, beginning in the initially week of August.
In Sri Lanka tour, Shikhar Dhawan would lead the Indian group, even though Bhuvneshwar Kumar will be his deputy. BCCI has also picked legendary Rahul Dravid as coach of India squad.
Sri Lanka vs India complete schedule:
- Initially ODI: July 13, at the R.Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (two:30 PM IST)
- Second ODI: July 16, at the R.Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (two:30 PM IST)
- Third ODI: July 18, at the R.Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (two:30 PM IST)
- Initially T20I: July 21, at the R.Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (7 PM IST)
- Second T20I: July 23, at the R.Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (7 PM IST)
- Third T20I: July 25, at the R.Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (7 PM IST)
It will be announced quickly.
Shikhar Dhawan (c), Bhuvneshwar Kumar (vc), Prithvi Shaw, Devdutt Padikkal, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Suryakumar Yadav, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Nitish Rana, Ishan Kishan (wk), Sanju Samson (wk), Yuzvendra Chahal, Rahul Chahar, K Gowtham, Krunal Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Varun Chakravarthy, Deepak Chahar, Chetan Sakariya, Navdeep Saini.
Broadcast and Reside streaming specifics:
- India: Sony Sports Network, Sony LIV app
- Sri Lanka: Channel Eye
- South Africa: SuperSport
- USA: Willow Television