Team India is all set to take on Sri Lanka in a limited-over tour which is all set to kick start from 13th July 2021 at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo. Here is the India vs Sri Lanka full schedule 2021.
India’s Tour of Sri Lanka will begin with 3 match ODI’s and then followed by 3 T20I games. And the ODI series is also a part of the ICC World Cup Super League, which will decide the 7 teams for the 2023 World Cup. Even the T20 series is considered as a preparation for upcoming the T20 World Cup.
BCCI has sent a second-string squad as most of their players are already a part of the England tour. And in the absence of skipper Virat Kohli, Board has decided to give the new captaincy duties to Shikhar Dhawan with Bhuvneshwar Kumar as Vice-Captain. And former Indian batting legend Rahul Dravid has been appointed as the head coach for the team.
Here is the Complete Schedule of India’s Tour Of Sri Lanka 2021:
India’s tour of Sri Lanka, 2021 – ODI series
|13th July||1st ODI|
|16th July||2nd ODI|
|18th July||3rd ODI|
India’s tour of Sri Lanka, 2021 – T20I series
|21st July||1st T20I|
|23rd July||2nd T20I|
|3||25th July||3rd T20I|
Head to Head battle – SL vs IND In ODI’s:
- Total matches played: 165
- India won: 91
- Sri Lanka won: 56
- Tie: 0
- No result: 11
- Abandoned: 7
Head to Head battle – SL vs IND In T20I’s:
- Total matches played: 19
- India won: 13
- Sri Lanka won: 5
- Tie: 1
Live Telecast Details – India vs Sri Lanka:
India vs Sri Lanka full schedule 2021. India’s Tour of Sri Lanka consists of 3 ODI and 3 T20I games and all the matches are telecasted on Sony SIX HD and Six SD with English commentary and Sony TEN 3 HD / Sony TEN 3 SD with Hindi Commentary. And you can watch it for free on Doordarshan.
The Live telecast for ODI’s will begin from 2:30 PM IST / 9:00 AM GMT at Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.
And the Live telecast for T20I’s will begin from 7:00 pm IST / 1:30 PM GMT at Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.
Squads of both the teams – SL vs IND
India’s squad for ODIs and T20Is: 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
Sri Lanka is yet to announce their squad officially.