- Team India eye for Whitewash.
- Third test will commence today.
Kohli’s Entourage on verge on history. Just one step away. This would be first time any team winning against Sri lanka on Sri lankan soil. Kandy pitch is prepared to assist pace bowlers. India won with margin of 334 runs in first test .Completely dominated opposition, Srilanka. No areas to be pointed. Srilankan pitches are known to be square turners. Assistance to Pace bowlers is minimal in the Island. Srilankan team has been relying in on their young Pace bowlers. Now Srilanka is devising their plan revolving around pace attack. They have Replaced Herata and Nuwan Pradeep with Chameera and Gamaga. Conditions might assist Pacers more than anticipated with rain over last night. India also might include Bhuvaneswar Kumar with anothe third Seamer. Bhui might replace Hardhik Pandya in the team. Ravindra JAdeja in under ban, so Kuldeep Yadav is certain to be second spinner to Ashwin.
Kuldeep to replace Jadeja
Batting Order is in tremendous form.. They are facing Sri lankan Bowling without much hurdle. They crossed 300 in the first innings of first test.Lower is also performing along with Dhawan, Rehane, Kohli, Pujara ,Rahul. Pujara has already scored two centuries in this series. But Sri lankan hopes are on Kusal Mendis only. Highest score of Kusal Mendis is on Pallekela pitch is 176.
Indian team has white washed a series only for four times in history. India for the first time won a series with white wash is against England in 1993 under the leadership of Md Azaruddin. India again white washed a series in 1994 against Srilanka under the same leader. it took 19 years for India to whitewash a series. Under the captaincy of dhoni, India won against Australia 4-0. In 2016, India defeated Kiwis under the leadership of kohli.
Pujara to score century in first innings.
Ashwin to pick three or more wickets in first innings