The third and deciding T20 match of the series will be played tonight (Thursday 29 July) between the Indian cricket team captained by Shikhar Dhawan and host Sri Lanka (India vs Sri Lanka 3rd T20). At present, both the teams are tied at 1-1 in the series. This match will be played at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Sri Lanka won the second T20 match by 4 wickets. In the second T20, India made 4 players debut. 9 players of Team India are currently out of the series after Krunal Pandya was found to be Corona positive. Pacer Navdeep Saini also injured his shoulder while fielding in the second T20. In such a situation, he is not certain to play in the third T20. In the third T20, the Indian team can go with one change.
No change in Sri Lankan playing XI
Sri Lankan team, on the other hand, would not want to tamper with the winning combination. This match will be played tonight from 8 o’clock. The live telecast of this match can be seen on Sony Sports Network. Apart from this, you can login to nbt.com for live updates. The live streaming of the match can be seen on Sony Liv.
very little chance of rain
The temperature in Colombo is likely to remain around 28 degree Celsius on Thursday evening. There is very little chance of rain in the third T20.
India’s Probable Playing XI:
Shikhar Dhawan (capt), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Devdutt Padikkal, Sanju Samson (wk), Nitish Rana, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Rahul Chahar, Chetan Sakaria, Varun Chakraborty and Arshdeep Singh.
Probable playing XI for Sri Lanka:
Avishka Fernando, Minod Bhanuka, Dhananjay de Silva, Saedira Samarawickrama, Dasun Shanaka (Captain), Ramesh Mendis, Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Isru Udana, Akila Dhananjay, Dushmantha Chamira.