Cuttack: India VS Srilanka, First T20I, Live score card

India and Srilanka Reached Cuttack to play first of three T20’s. India Journey in ODI series was pretty smooth even after losing first ODI at Dharmasala. Rohit Sharma Proved his leadership skills in the absence of Virat Kohli. He lead from front and even scored a double century in the second ODI at Mohali when India are trailing the series. It was his second ODI double century against Srilanka. Couple of new Entrants in to the Indian squad for the T20I’s. Basil Thampi, Mohammed SIraj and Deepak Hooda are three of them. Although everyone might not sneak into the team, couple of young guns might get their first go at International level.
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India against Srilanka in T20’s

Srilanka Recent form is best in t20’s against India. They might equal Indias win count, but only trail by just two wins. Upul Tharanga missed out a century in third ODI after. He fell prey to excellent Keeping skills of MS Dhoni. That could be said as turning point as Srilanka Collapsed post dismissal of Tharanga. It was the first instance when Upul Tharanga was dismissed on 90’s.Dinesh Karthik and Manish Pandey could get lucky to be in the team.

Cricinfo Predictions

India to win the match.

Rohit Sharma to score a century

Bhubaneswar Kumar and Shikar Dhawan are the other two players who are going to miss the match. KL Rahul is likely to open the Rohit Sharma. Shreya Ayer  and Washington Sunder clicked during one day series. Basil Thampi might be will share the bowling with Bumrah. He is known to cricket fans when he represented Gujarat Lions.

Only one T20 was held at Cuttack in history .It was a forgettable moment for India. India only managed to score 92 runs in that match. South Africa won the match by 6 wickets. This Indicates that Cuttack is more of a bowling friendly wicket .