The Indian cricket team is all set to knock start the three-match T20I and one day International (ODI) series against Sri Lanka from July 18th. All the matches are scheduled to play at ONE venue. R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo will be hosting all the matches of the India tour of Sri Lanka 2021. The last match of Sri Lanka vs India 2021 Bilateral Series will be played on 29th July at Colombo. Check Here Details India Vs Sri Lanka 2021 Live Telecast, TV Channel List, Schedule, Squad & Where to Watch Live Streaming?
The ODI series will form part of the opening season 2020-2023 ICC Cricket World Cup Super League. Originally; the tour was scheduled to be held in June 2020, but; was canceled and moved back to July 2021 due to the COVID-19 situation. Whereas, Sri Lanka Cricket Board demanded that the T20I Series should be Five T20I Match Series. However, the official schedule of the India tour of Sri Lanka 2021 is disclosed and it consists of Three T20I Matches. The Indian team will play in Sri Lanka; after the two years, the gap as the team has not met since the Nidahas Trophy.
India vs Sri Lanka 2021: Schedule, Start Date & Timings
One important update is that India vs Sri Lanka match got postponed from 13th July to 18th July 2021. And the last match will be held on 29th July 2021. Kindly check here the latest updated schedule :
|July 18th||1st T20 IND vs SL||Premadasa Stadium, Colombo||3:00 PM|
|July 20th||2nd T20 IND vs SL||Premadasa Stadium, Colombo||3:00 PM|
|July 23rd||3rd T20 IND vs SL||Premadasa Stadium, Colombo||3:00 PM|
|July 25th||1st ODI IND vs SL||Premadasa Stadium, Colombo||8:00 PM|
|July 27th||2nd ODI IND vs SL||Premadasa Stadium, Colombo||8:00 PM|
|July 29th||3rd ODI IND vs SL||Premadasa Stadium, Colombo||8:00 PM|
The 3 ODI matches will be held from July 18th followed by the2nd ODI match between India Vs Sri Lanka on July 20th and the final ODI match is scheduled for June 23rd. After the result of the ODI series, the Indian team will play the T20 series against Lanka on July 25th while 2nd and 3rd T20 matches will be played on June 27th and June 29th respectively.
However, Fans are not allowed inside the stadium as all the matches will be played behind the doors with all safety and precautions.
Squads for India tour of Sri Lanka 2021
India ODI squad: Virat Kohli (C), Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, MS Dhoni(wk), Rohit Sharma, Dinesh Karthik, Ambati Rayudu, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Umesh Yadav, Washington Sundar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Siddharth Kaul.
India T20I squad: Virat Kohli (C), Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Suresh Raina, Shikhar Dhawan, Manish Pandey, MS Dhoni (wk), Dinesh Karthik, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Washington Sundar, Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Siddharth Kaul, Umesh Yadav.
Sri Lanka Squad: Kusal Perera (C), Kusal Mendis, Danushka Gunathilaka, Avishka Fernando, Pathum Nissanka, Niro Shan Dickwella, Dhananjaya De Silva, Oshada Fernando, Charith Asalanka, Lakshan Sandakan, Dasun Shanaka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Ramesh Mendis, Chamika Karunaratne, Dhananjaya Lakshan, Ishan Jayaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Isuru Udana, Asitha Fernando, Nuwan Pradeep, Binura Fernando, Shiran Fernando, Akila Dananjaya, Praveen Jayawickrama.
India Vs Sri Lanka 2021 Live Telecast: TV Channel List
|India & Subcontinent||Sony Sports Network, DD National (DD1), DD Sports|
|New Zealand||SKY Sport NZ|
|UK||Sky Sports Cricket|
|Canada||ATN Cricket Plus (Asian Television Network), CBN|
|USA||Willow TV, Hotstar|
|Malaysia||Astro Cricket HD|
|Bangladesh||Gazi TV (GTV)|
Where to Watch India Vs Sri Lanka 2021 Live Streaming?
Live Streaming: Sky Go, Now TV. However, IND vs SL live streaming is available on the SonyLIV app and website. The ODI matches will start at 1 pm IST and live coverage of T20 matches will begin at 7 pm IST.