India vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Fantasy Playing XI: The first match of the two-match Test series between India and Sri Lanka is to be played at the Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali. This match is going to be special in many ways. Virat Kohli will play the 100th match of his Test career today, while this will be Sri Lanka’s 300th Test. Apart from this, Rohit Sharma will debut in Test cricket as captain. Both the teams will have to work out their playing XI for the Mohali Test. While the visiting team is struggling with injuries to its players, it will be a challenge for Rohit Sharma to fill the place of Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane. It is discussed that Rohit can give chance to Shreyas Iyer at number three and Hanuma Vihari at number 5. Let us have a look at the Fantasy Playing XI of the India vs Sri Lanka match before the match, along with the probable playing XI of both the teams and some other important details of the match-
IND vs SL Fantasy Playing XI
Rishabh Pant, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli (c), Shreyas Iyer (vc), Dimuth Karunaratne, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Angelo Mathews, Jasprit Bumrah, Dushmantha Chamira, Suranga Lakmal.
IND vs SL Probable Playing XIs
BharatRohit Sharma (c), Mayank Agarwal, Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah (vc), Mohammad Siraj.
Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne (c), Lahiru Thirimanne, Pathum Nisanka, Angelo Mathews, Dhananjaya de Silva (vc), Dinesh Chandimal (wk), Praveen Jayavikrama, Lasith Embuldeniya, Suranga Lakmal, Dushmantha Chameera, Charit Aslanka.
IND vs SL Pitch Report
International cricket is returning to this ground in Mohali after 2016. The Indian team has played a total of 13 matches at this ground in which the team has managed to win 7 times. 5 times out of 7 India has won the match 5 times chasing runs in the last innings. According to the pitch report, it becomes very difficult to play spinners here for the last two days.
IND vs SL Live Streaming
The first Test between India and Sri Lanka will start at 9:30 am, while the toss will take place at 9 am. You can enjoy this match online on Disney Plus Hotstar, while on TV you can watch this match on various channels of Star Sports. For interesting news related to the match Livehindustan.com can join with.