Vandersay, Shanaka in revised Sri Lanka T20 squad

Shikhar Dhawan returns home to be with ailing mother

Shikhar Dhawan returns home to be with ailing mother

The hosts got defeated by a huge 168 runs. Chasing a mammoth target of 376 runs, the hosts were off to a awful start and were reduced to 68/4 in 16 overs. Whatever the case, Sri Lanka have only picked four specialist batsmen, so the side will be full of bowling options. He hit nine boundaries en route to his classy century. "It's quite fantastic to have won the series 5-0".

Going by what Kohli had to say at the post-match presentation of the 168-run win on Thursday, he was planning on sticking to the same eleven for the upcoming game, but because of a late development on Saturday, he will be forced to make one change.

Mathews gave an easy catch to wicketkeeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni off spinner Kuldeep Yadav (1-40) after making 55 off 98 deliveries. The top three slots in the record list are held by Sri Lankan and Indian Wicket keepers.

Both treated the balls on merit and punished the bad deliveries.

But they are playing an India team that must now be so overflowing with confidence that even the staff at the hotel they are staying at have probably started walking around in unusually tight clothing, flashing grins at members of the opposite gender.

Chasing 239 to win, India opener Ajinkya Rahane only made five runs before he was sent packing by Lasith Malinga for five runs.

India:In the absence of Shikhar Dhawan, who is back home to be with his ailing mother, India will be pondering different options for the opening position.

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Kohli then joined Rohit and the duo proceeded to put together a crucial partnership.

Captain Virat Kohli himself could be the man to watch out for when he takes his team to the field on Wednesday. "It's not only about yorkers and slower balls any more", Virat Kohli, the India captain, is lavish in his praise of Jasprit Bumrah.

Unperturbed by Kohli's exit, Rohit continued the pace of the innings along with Hardik Pandya (19), who was promoted up the order.

Upul Tharanga will lead the squad, the skipper announced that he would be taking a break from Test cricket for the next six months to focus on his white ball skills.

Akila Dananjaya stood out individually but Axar Patel bagged 6 wickets from 4 opportunities and more importantly, did not concede too many runs to keep the pressure consistently on the hosts in the middle stages.

Yuzvendra Chahal snared 5 while Kuldeep Yadav took 3 in the last 2 matches that he played but Kohli understands the weightage of wrist spinners and how they prove to be an attacking option always.

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