India had played two matches and won both of them today’s match will be their third match against Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka also played two matches but they won one match. The first match India won against the Bangladesh team and second against Pakistan. Sri Lanka team won against the United Arab Emirates and lost against Bangladesh.
India and Sri Lanka played a series in India before Asia Cup, which contained three T20I matches and India won two matches from there. Sri Lanka team still struggling because of new players.
If today the Sri Lankan team scores above 150 then they will have a chance of victory otherwise it is difficult to defeat the world’s most talented team.
Pitch and weather report
The Mirpur pitch may have something in it for the seamers. The weather is expected to remain good for the encounter.
India won the toss and elected to field
Sri Lanka Team
LD Chandimal†, TM Dilshan, DSNFG Jayasuriya, AD Mathews*, TAM Siriwardana, MD Shanaka, CK Kapugedera, NLTC Perera, KMDN Kulasekara, HMRKB Herath, PVD Chameera
RG Sharma, S Dhawan, V Kohli, SK Raina, Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni*†, HH Pandya, RA Jadeja, R Ashwin, JJ Bumrah, A Nehra