Asia Cup: India to face Sri Lanka at Premadasa stadium in Cplombo
In Asia Cup, India will face Sri Lanka at the Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. With the huge victory over Pakistan, while the Indian team is on a good momentum, Sri Lanka is eager to gain control in the fourth match of the Super Fours at home.
Meanwhile, India defeated Pakistan by 228 runs in the Super Four stage at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo last night after overcoming several rain delays since Sunday. India dominated throughout the Reserve Day – first with the bat and then with the ball to clinch this massive victory.
After setting a huge victory target of 357 runs, the Men in Blue restricted Pakistan to 128 all out in 32 overs. Centuries from Virat Kohli and KL Rahul guided India to a mammoth 356 for 2 in the stipulated 50 overs. Kohli scored 122 runs off 94 balls and Rahul 111 runs off 106 balls.
India will face Sri Lanka today at the same venue. The match will begin at 3 p.m.
India Squad: Rohit Sharma(c), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, KL Rahul(w), Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj, Mohammed Shami, Suryakumar Yadav, Axar Patel, Shreyas Iyer, Prasidh Krishna, Tilak Varma
Sri Lanka Squad: Pathum Nissanka, Dimuth Karunaratne, Kusal Mendis(w), Sadeera Samarawickrama, Charith Asalanka, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dasun Shanaka(c), Dunith Wellalage, Maheesh Theekshana, Kasun Rajitha, Matheesha Pathirana, Kusal Perera, Binura Fernando, Pramod Madushan, Dushan Hemantha