Deepak Chahar after leading the Indian team to victory in the Second ODI against Sri Lanka said that Dhoni had a very big impact on him not only at CSK but while growing up, too.
The team management might also have to consider the workload of the bowlers, as they are playing six matches in just 12 days in humid Sri Lankan conditions.
The slow over-rate also cost Sri Lanka one point from their tally of Cricket World Cup Super League points.
Batting at number eight, Chamika Karunaratne top-scores with 43 off 35 balls; Skipper Dasun Shanaka (39) and Charith Asalanka (38) make useful contributions.
Ishan Kishan is making his ODI debut while Samson's injury is being monitored by the medical team.
Ishan Kishan and Suryakumar Yadav set to make their ODI debuts.
One has been hearing Prithvi Shaw’s name for quite some time now, but it is rather surprising that the opener has only played eight internationals (five Tests and three ODIs).
Two years ago, it would have been unthinkable to look beyond Chahal and Kuldeep. Since coming together in 2017, they were the preferred duo in limited-overs.
Talking about the toll that staying in bubbles all the time can take on players, De Silva said that he wouldn't blame anyone for changing squads and sending different squads on various tours.
The team members will be under quarantine till June 28 and undergo six RT-PCR tests on alternate days before flying off to Colombo for the six-match series against Sri Lanka, starting on July 13.