IND v SL highlights today – Hero Nidahas Twenty20 Trophy (Tri-Series) first twenty/20 match from R.Premadasa Stadium, Khettarama, Colombo (Sri Lanka) Tuesday 6th March 2018. Recently in South Africa, India won three t20I series by 2-1. S Dhawan scored 143 runs, MK Pandey 121 and SK Raina 89. B Kumar took seven wickets, JD Unadkat took three in two matches and HH Pandya also took three wickets but in three matches. Previous month Sri Lanka played two t20I and won both of them in Bangladesh. MD Gunathilaka took three wickets, BMAJ Mendis also took three and I Udana took two wickets. BKG Mendis scored 123 runs, MD Gunathilaka 72 and MD Shanaka also scored 72 runs. Seven batters, four bowlers says Dinesh Chandimal. “Not worried about having to bat first,” says Rohit Sharma.
Sri Lanka have won the toss and will bowl first.
India team/playing XI
Rohit, Dhawan, Raina, Pandey, Karthik (wk), Pant, Washington, Vijay Shankar, Shardul, Unadkat, Chahal.
Sri Lanka team/playing XI
Tharanga, Gunathilaka, Mendis, Chandimal, Perera, Shanaka, Thisara, Jeevan, Akila, Chameera, Pradeep.
Match Timings: 19.00 start, First Session 19.00-20.25, Interval 20.25-20.45, Second Session 20.45-22.10
Umpires – Ranmore Martinesz, Raveendra Wimalasiri
TV Umpires – Lyndon Hannibal
Match Referee – Chris Broad
Reserve Umpire – Deepal Gunawardene
Match number – T20I no. 656
Nidahas Twenty20 Tri-Series 1st Match (N) Highlights