India and Sri Lanka are going to start the three T20 matches from 25th July 2021, Sunday at R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Sri Lanka has come back to winning ways by recording a victory in the 3rd ODI match against India. They might carry the same positive vibe in the T20 series. The game is scheduled to start at 8 PM IST and the live score can be seen at the FanCode. Check India vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 Live Telecast, Preview, Match Prediction, Pitch Report, Where to Watch Live Streaming?
However, like in ODIs, Sri Lanka had a tough time of things in T20Is, winning just one of their 3 matches. The 1st T20I India (IND) and Sri Lanka (SL) are all set to occur at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Sunday.
SL vs IND India Tour of Sri Lanka 1st T20I Match Preview:
India has won the ODI series by 2-1 in the case of the hosts and will now square off against them in the small format. The 3-match T20I series kickoff from 25th of July, with the next two games scheduled for 27th July and 29th July.
India has already given chances to a lot of youngsters on this tour, and some more are also expected to make the list in this format. However, the 3rd ODI saw 5 debutants for India. Similarly, out of 20 head-to-head games in the T20Is, India has won 13 times while Sri Lanka has grabbed only 5 wins till now.
Sri Lanka vs India, 1st T20I
Venue: R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Date & Time: July 25th, at 8:00 PM IST and Local Time
Live Streaming: Sony Sports Network
India is expected to win this match.
We have witnessed in the ODIs that it’s not so easy to go against the spinners when it is turning. Whereas, the spinners are getting a good amount of turn. The average 1st innings score on this location is 158 and batting first is still a good option.
The slowness of this track makes the role of the spinners very crucial.
Match Weather Report:
However, the temperature is expected to float around 28°C on the matchday with 85 % humidity and 14 km/hr wind speed. There are 23 % chances of fall out during the game.
India vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 Live Telecast, Where to Watch Live Streaming?
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The India vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 will be streamed on the SonyLIV website app and JIOTV in India.
SL XI: Dasun Shanaka (C), Avishka Fernando, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dhananjaya de Silva, Charith Asalanka, Minod Bhanuka (wk), Ramesh Mendis, Chamika Karunaratne, Akila Dananjaya, Dushmantha Chameera, Praveen Jayawickrama/Lakshan Sandakan.
IND XI: Shikhar Dhawan (C), Prithvi Shaw/Devdutt Padikkal, Ishan Kishan/Sanju Samson (wk), Suryakumar Yadav/Ruturaj Gaikwad, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Deepak Chahar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Varun Chakravarthy.