Wednesday, September 29, 2021
News

3rd T20I: India elect to bat, bring in Warrier for Saini

   SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend    Print this Page   COMMENT

Colombo | Friday, 2021 1:45:05 AM IST
India won the toss and elected to bat in the third T20 International against Sri Lanka here at the R Premadasa Stadium on Thursday. The match is the series-decider since both teams have won one match each.

India won the first match on Sunday by 38 runs while Sri Lanka won the second match on Wednesday night by four wickets in a last-ball thriller. Both teams have made one change to the side. India have brought in right-arm pace bowler Sandeep Warrier for the injured Navdeep Saini while Sri Lanka have picked Pathum Nissanka for Isuru Udana.

Warrier, from Kerala, represents Tamil Nadu in domestic cricket.

Playing XIs:

India: Shikhar Dhawan (captain), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Devdutt Padikkal, Sanju Samson (wicketkeeper), Nitish Rana, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Rahul Chahar, Sandeep Warrier, Chetan Sakariya, Varun Chakravarthy

Sri Lanka: Avishka Fernando, Minod Bhanuka (wicketkeeper), Sadeera Samarawickrama, Pathum Nissanka, Dasun Shanaka (captain), Dhananjaya de Silva, Wanindu Hasaranga, Ramesh Mendis, Chamika Karunaratne, Akila Dananjaya, Dushmantha Chameera.

--IANS kh/

( 176 Words)

2021-07-29-19:48:04 (IANS)

 
  LATEST COMMENTS (0)
POST YOUR COMMENT
Comments Not Available
 
POST YOUR COMMENT
 
 
TRENDING TOPICS
 
 
CITY NEWS
MORE CITIES
 
 
 
MORE SPORTS NEWS
UEFA to appeal to punish Barca, Real Mad...
IPL 2021: Morgan credits coach McCullum ...
Last two IPL 2021 league games to be pla...
Guangzhou FC terminate contract with coa...
Maanav cruises into second round in AITA...
Indian women lose to South Korea 69-107 ...
More...
 
INDIA WORLD ASIA
Ellenabad bypoll to change political equ...
Thakur made Delhi Police's SCP, Special ...
SC stays death penalty of convict in Son...
Rajasthan govt suspends RAS, RPS officer...
Taiwan delegation expresses interest in ...
RJD, Congress stake claim to one Bihar s...
More...    
 
 Top Stories
SEBI approves creation of Social St... 
US Air Force chief focuses on China... 
14 stranded trekkers to reach Kaza,... 
I'm not 'Mukul', not 'Ayaram-Gayara... 
IPL 2021: Tiwary and Pandya seal si... 
Vice President calls for AI solutio... 
Cyclone impact: Crops over 1.56 lak... 
Limestone mining operations in Raja...