Venue: Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai, India
Pitch Report: The ground at the Wankhede Stadium has hosted just seven T20Is so far. The average first innings score in T20Is at this venue is 195 runs. India and Sri Lanka have played one T20I game here and won that game by five wickets. The team batting second has won five out of the seven matches here.
Match Preview:India is currently placed at the top of the ICC Men’s T20I rankings whereas Sri Lanka is placed at the eighth spot on the rankings.India won three out of their recent five T20I matches while Sri Lanka managed to win two of their recent five T20I games.These two teams have played 25 matches against each other in this format so far where India won 17 matches while Sri Lanka managed to secure 8 wins. Another good game is anticipated here between these two sides on Tuesday.
Probable Playing XI
Shubman Gill, SA Yadav, HH Pandya(C), Deepak Hooda, Washington Sundar, Ishan Kishan, SV Samson, Yuzvendra Chahal, Arshdeep Singh, HV Patel, Umran Malik
Pathum Nissanka, A Fernando, B Rajapaksa, C Asalanka, D Shanaka(C), W Hasaranga, C Karunaratne, K Mendis, M Theekshana, D Madushanka, L Kumara