Sri Lanka vs India 1st T20: After winning the ODI series, now Shikhar Dhawan-led team India would like to win the T20 series as well. The first match of the three-match T20 series between India and Sri Lanka will be played at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo from 08:00 tonight.
The Indian team, adorned with many players who have performed brilliantly in the Indian Premier League, would like to start the T20 series with a win. Team India, equipped with star players like Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw and Hardik Pandya, will enter this match as a favorite.
Varun Chakraborty’s Debut Set
Shikhar Dhawan-led team won the ODI series 2-1. But she lost in the last match. Despite this, the Indian team seems to have an upper hand. Coach Rahul Dravid would like to try Chakraborty in this series, who also takes off breaks, carrom balls and leg breaks for right-handers. He has presented a good example of his ability in the IPL.
Prithvi Shaw and Dhawan will debut
In the batting department, the pair of Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw will open in the first T20. After this, Ishan Kishan at number three and Suryakumar Yadav can bat at number four. After this Sanju Samson can be given a chance. At the same time, Pandya Brothers will play the role of finisher. In the bowling department, the pair of Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Deepak Chahar can once again be seen in action.
Probable playing XI of Indian team- Shikhar Dhawan (captain), Prithvi Shaw, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Sanju Samson (wicketkeeper), Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Varun Chakraborty, Yuzvendra Chahal, Deepak Chahar and Bhuvneshwar Kumar.