New Delhi: Team India is going to face in the ODI series against Sri Lanka under the captaincy of Shikhar Dhawan. This series will start from 18th July. This Indian team, adorned with young players, is preparing fiercely before the series. Practice matches are being played between the players. While batsmen like Prithvi Shaw, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya have performed brilliantly in the practice matches, Sanju Samson, who is going through poor form till now, is back in his colours.
Sanju Samson batted brilliantly
Rajasthan Royals has shared the video of Sanju Samson’s batting on their social media account. Actually this video is of the practice match before the series against Sri Lanka and in this video Samson is making big shots and beating all the bowlers fiercely. A video of Sanju’s batting is becoming quite viral on social media.
Let us tell you that Sanju Samson has played 7 T20 matches for Team India, in which only 83 runs have come out of his bat. His highest score is 23 runs. In such a situation, he has a great chance to prove himself on the Sri Lanka tour.
India vs Sri Lanka to start from 18th July
The limited overs cricket series between India and Sri Lanka will now start from July 18 after a case of corona infection was found in the Sri Lankan camp. The three ODIs will be held on July 18, 20 and 23 at the Premadasa Stadium while the T20 matches will start from July 25. Shikhar Dhawan has been given the command of the team for this tour. Bhuvneshwar Kumar has been made the vice-captain.
Indian team: Shikhar Dhawan (captain), Bhuvneshwar Kumar (vice-captain), Prithvi Shaw, Devdutt Padikkal, Gaikwad, Suryakumar Yadav, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Nitish Rana, Ishan Kishan, Sanju Samson, Yuzvendra Chahal, Rahul Chahar, Deepak Chahar, Kuldeep Yadav, Krishnappa Gautam, Krunal Pandya, Varun Chakravarthy, Navdeep Saini and Chetan Sakaria.