The Men in Blue, led by Shikhar Dhawan, has already won the series as they lead by 2-0.
After a thriller encounter in the 2nd ODI, Sri Lanka and India are set to lock horns in the final ODI in Colombo. The Men in Blue, led by Shikhar Dhawan, has already won the series as they lead by 2-0.
India had defeated Sri Lanka in the first match by 7 wickets after restricting Sri Lanka to 262-9 in the first innings. They had a comfortable victory with the fifties by Shikhar Dhawan and Ishan Kishan in the match.
In the second ODI, however, India had to chase 276 run-target and faced a tough situation as they lost 7 wickets for 193.
They managed to pull off a victory in the end by 3 wickets. Pacer Deepak Chahar, scored unbeaten 69 runs to get the winning runs for India.
Now, India will look to whitewash the home team in the series while the Dasun Shanaka-led Sri Lanka will aim to win the last ODI so as to earn at least one victory in their kitty in the ODI series.
How will the weather behave at R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo?
The R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo, Sri Lanka on Friday will see temperatures between 30ºC to 25ºC. There are 80% chances of rains during the day while 90% chances of rains during the night.
SL vs IND Probable Playing XIs
Sri Lanka: Avishka Fernando, Minod Bhanuka (wk), Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dhananjaya de Silva, Charith Asalanka, Dasun Shanaka (capt), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Akila Dananjaya, Lahiru Kumara
India: Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan (capt), Sanju Samson (wk), Manish Pandey, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Deepak Chahar, Navdeep Saini, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal.