India vs Sri Lanka: On one hand, where the Indian Test team is on a tour of England under the captaincy of Virat Kohli. On the other hand, Team India is also on the Sri Lanka tour under the captaincy of Shikhar Dhawan. This team will be led by Indian team opener Shikhar Dhawan, while the vice-captain of the team has been made fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar. India’s tour of Sri Lanka will begin with the first ODI on July 13.
These young players got a chance
On the Sri Lanka tour, the Indian team has to play a three-match ODI series and an equal number of T20I series. The Indian Cricket Board has announced a 20-member team India for this tour. Players like Devdutt Padikal, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Nitish Rana, K Gautam and Chetan Sakariya have been included in the Indian team for the first time for this tour.
At the same time, players like Varun Chakraborty, Rahul Chahar, Deepak Chahar, Krunal Pandya, Ishan Kishan and Suryakumar Yadav have also got a place in the team. However, there will be pressure on experienced players to perform well. At the same time, young players would like to leave a deep impression with their performance.
Shikhar Dhawan (capt), 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 Gautam, Krunal Pandya , Kuldeep Yadav, Varun Chakraborty, Bhuvneshwar Kumar (vice-captain), Deepak Chahar, Navdeep Saini, Chetan Sakaria.
India vs Sri Lanka Schedule
1st ODI – July 13 (R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo)
2nd ODI – July 16 (R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo)
3rd ODI – July 18 (R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo)
All the matches of the ODI series will be played according to Indian time at 2:30 pm.
1st T20 – 21st July (R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo)
2nd T20 – July 23 (R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo)
3rd T20 – 25 July (R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo)
All matches of the T20 series will be played according to Indian time from 7:00 pm.
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The India vs Sri Lanka matches will be broadcast live on Sony Sports Network. Whereas online streaming will be available on Sony LIV app.