After the test and one-day series win, team India will look forward to winning another series win against Sri Lanka in their homeland. Team India won the three-match test series by 1-0 and won three-match ODI series by 2-1.
For T20 series Indian team bring some young faces like Mohammed Siraj, Deepak Hooda, Jaydev Unadkat, Basil Thampi, Washington Sundar that performs in Indian Premier League.
Indian batsmen were in good form too. Rohit Sharma hits his third double century of the career against India. Shikhar Dhawan also his century in the third and last ODI. Sri Lankan bowling too was not looking very convenient expect in the Dharamsala ODI where the condition was very useful for the bowlers.
Rohit Sharma will lead the team in the three-match T20I series in absence of regular skipper Virat Kohli.
On the other hand, Sri Lanka Bowling was not looking good in the ODI. Their bowlers look ordinary and also their batsmen look ordinary in the whole series. After getting starts, they through their wickets which help Indian team to win the match and series in test and ODI series.
First T20I will be played at Barabati Stadium, Cuttack. The match is expected to be high scoring.
This is the last series for India before moving to the much-awaited tour of South Africa. India might go to test some youngsters before South Africa tour.
India: Rohit Sharma(c), Lokesh Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni(w), Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Washington Sundar, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Siraj, Deepak Hooda, Jaydev Unadkat, Basil Thampi