Sri Lanka is ready to house their neighbors In the for the One Day International (ODI) and T20 International (T20I) series.
The matches for white ball start with the three-match ODI leg, which starts on Tuesday (July 13), followed by so many T20I matches, which start on Wednesday (July 21). Amid the COVID-19 situation, all six matches are being played at the R.Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.
In 2021, the home team has only one T20I match so far (against West Indies). In the just concluded match with three matches against England, the Islanders were badly beaten 3-0.
On the other hand, Team India played only one T20I series this year – against England at home in March. The ‘Men in Blue’ recorded a victory in the five-match by winning three matches.
This time, however, India traveled to Sri Lanka with many young people and inexperienced youngsters as most of the senior players are currently in England. for the upcoming five-match Test series, begins in the first week of August.
In Sri Lanka Tour, Shikhar Dhawan would lead the Indian team, while Bhuvneshwar Kumar will be his deputy. BCCI also made a legendary choice Rahul Dravid as coach of the Indian group.
Sri Lanka vs India full schedule:
- First ODI: July 13 at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (14:30 IST)
- Second ODI: July 16 at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (14:30 IST)
- Third ODI: July 18 at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (14:30 IST)
- First T20I: July 21 at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (19:00 IST)
- Second T20I: July 23 at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (19:00 IST)
- Third T20I: July 25 at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (19:00 IST)
It will be announced soon.
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 , Krunal Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Varun Chakravarthy, Deepak Chahar, Chetan Sakariya, Navdeep Saini.
Broadcast and live streaming details:
- In the: Sony Sports Network, Sony LIV app
- Sri Lanka: Channel Eye
- South Africa: SuperSport
- USA: Willow TV