India vs Sri Lanka: India vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI will probably be performed on July 20, Tuesday on the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Within the absence of senior gamers like Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma, the Indian cricket crew led by senior opener Shikhar Dhawan wish to defeat Sri Lanka within the 2nd ODI and take inassailable 2-0 lead within the three-match ODI collection. If India beats the Lanka Lions immediately, it will Shikhar Dhawan’s first win as crew India capatin any format in worldwide cricket.
Beneath the captaincy of opener Shikhar Dhawan, younger Indian gamers will probably be decided to carry out effectively, in view of the T20 World Cup to be held within the United Arab Emirates and Oman in October-November this 12 months.
India’s senior crew is at the moment on a tour of England, the place they need to play a five-Take a look at collection in opposition to the host crew. The Sri Lankan crew, which has held the document of most losses in ODI cricket, is consistently struggling in worldwide cricket as England just lately attained a whitewash in opposition to Sri Lanka in ODIs and T20 collection.
Group India has been fully dominating Sri Lanka in each format in the previous few years and beneath the captaincy of Dhawan, a ‘second-string’ Indian crew wish to improve this document additional.
However, Sri Lanka will intention to finish the 24-year wait in opposition to India as they gained the final ODI collection in opposition to India within the 12 months 1997 beneath World Cup winner Arjuna Ranatunga’s captaincy.