India tour of Sri Lanka: Wanindu Hasaranga likely to play 1st T20I against India, 2 uncapped players added in squad

India tour of Sri Lanka: Wanindu Hasaranga likely to play 1st T20I against India, 2 uncapped players added in squad
India tour of Sri Lanka: Wanindu Hasaranga likely to play 1st T20I against India, 2 uncapped players added in squad

India tour of Sri Lanka: Wanindu Hasaranga likely to play 1st T20I against India, 2 uncapped players added in the squad – Sri Lanka all-rounder Wanindu Hasaranga, who did not feature in the 3rd ODI against India due to an injury, is likely to play the 1st T20I of the series. Sri Lanka coach Micky Arthur said that he is expecting Wanindu to be fit to play the shorter format of the game. (IND vs SL)

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“He can take three weeks off after the T20I series,” Sri Lanka Coach said.

Hasaranga returned with figures of 3-37 in his 10 overs, claiming the crucial scalps of Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan and Krunal Pandya in the 2nd ODI. 

IND vs SL T20I series

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Meanwhile, Sri Lanka has also added two uncapped players Udith Madushan and Suminda Lakshan to the squad. The duo was added in the squad after their performance in the practice match. 

India won the ODI series 2-1. Team India won the first two games of the series while Sri Lanka bounced back by winning the last match. 

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IND vs SL T20I series

India’s squad: Shikhar Dhawan (Captain), Prithvi Shaw, Devdutt Padikkal, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Suryakumar Yadav, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Nitish Rana, Ishan Kishan (Wicket-keeper), Sanju Samson (Wicket-keeper), Yuzvendra Chahal, Rahul Chahar, K Gowtham, Krunal Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Varun Chakravarthy, Bhuvneshwar Kumar (Vice-captain), Deepak Chahar, Navdeep Saini, Chetan Sakariya Net Bowlers: Ishan Porel, Sandeep Warrier, Arshdeep Singh, Sai Kishore, Simarjeet Singh

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Sri-Lanka Squad: Dasun Shanaka – Captain, Dhananjaya De Silva – Vice Captain, Avishka Fernando, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Pathum Nissanka, Charith Asalanka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Ashen Bandara, Minod Bhanuka, Lahiru Udara, Ramesh Mendis, Chamika Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Lakshan Sandakan, Akila Dhananjaya, Shiran Fernando, Dhananjaya Lakshan, Ishan Jayaratne, Praveen Jayawickrema, Asitha Fernando, Kasun Rajitha, Lahiru Kumara, Isuru Udana

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