The home team India added a new young talent into the playing XI against their neighbors Sri Lanka. All of them performed very well in the first two t20I matches and both of them India won very comfortably and also won the three T20I series. The visitor team Sri Lanka performance was much better in the second match. Now India will add some new faces today as their captain Rohit Sharma told yesterday.
India vs Sri Lanka 3rd T20I Highlights today, Sunday 27-2-2022 – 3rd T20I (N), Sri Lanka tour of India from Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala.
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Sri Lanka: LLWLL
India have lost the toss and will bowl first.
Shanaka: It seems like a very good wicket. We want to win one game for pride and this is a good opportunity for boys to make it 2-1.
Rohit: Very happy, we wanted to bowl first as well. Every opportunity counts. We didn’t want to take a chance with Kishan. Bumrah, Bhuvi, Yuzi – all are rested. Bishnoi, Kuldeep, Avesh, and Siraj come in.
India team: Rohit Sharma (capt.), Sanju Samson (wk), Shreyas Iyer, Ravindra Jadeja, Venkatesh Iyer, Deepak Hooda, Harshal Patel, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammed Siraj, Kuldeep Yadav, Avesh Khan.
Sri Lanka team: Pathum Nissanka, Danushka Gunathilaka, Charith Asalanka, Dinesh Chandimal (wk), Janith Liyanage, Dasun Shanaka (capt.), Chamika Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Jeffrey Vandersay, Binura Fernando, Lahiru Kumara.
Match Timings: 13:30 GMT | 19:00 Local
Umpires – KN Ananthapadmanabhan, Virender Sharma
TV Umpires – Jayaraman Madanagopal
Match Referee – Javagal Srinath
Reserve Umpire – Anil Chaudhary
Match number – T20I no. 1494