Sri Lanka opt to bat against India in third ODI

India made no changes in the team, while Sri Lanka made two changes, bringing in Lahiru Thirimanne and Dinesh Chandimal.

Published: 27th August 2017 02:22 PM  |   Last Updated: 27th August 2017 02:25 PM   |  A+A-

India made no changes in the team that won the last match. (File | AP)

India made no changes in the team that won the last match. (File | AP)


PALLEKELE: Sri Lanka captain Chamara Kapugedera won the toss and opted to bat in the third ODI against India here today.

India made no changes in the team that won the last match here.

For Sri Lanka, Lahiru Thirimanne and Dinesh Chandimal came in for suspended Upul Tharanga and injured Danushka Gunathilaka.

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India: Virat Kohli (c), Lokesh Rahul, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (wk), Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal.

Sri Lanka: Chamara Kapugedera (c), Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Lahiru Thirimanne, Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal, Angelo Mathews, Akila Dhananjay, Milinda Siriwardana, Dushmantha Chameera, Vishwa Fernando, Lasith Malinga.

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