Cricket News sort by Sri Lanka

Indian captain Rohit Sharma has stated that he wants to understand what kind of bench strength the team has after the hosts thumped Sri Lanka 3-0 in the three-match series at HPCA Stadium in Dharamshala on Sunday. Team India won the final match by six wickets. Bowling first, the Men in Blue restricted Sri Lanka to 146 for 5 despite Dasun Shanaka’s brilliant 74 not out. Shreyas Iyer, however, scored his third fifty of the series, remaining unbeaten on 73 off 45 balls as the hosts cruised home.

India skipper Rohit Sharma praised Sanju Samson for his cameo in the second T20I against Sri Lanka, which helped the hosts clinch the match by seven wickets, and the series 2-0. Samson scored 39 runs off 25 balls, which included three sixes and a four in one over from Lahiru Kumara. He was dismissed in the same over but had put India well on track for a win.

Indian captain Rohit Sharma stated that there was a specific reason behind promoting all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja in the batting order in the 1st T20I against Sri Lanka at the Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow on Thursday. Jadeja made a comeback from injury to the Indian team on Thursday. He was sent into bat at number four after Ishan Kishan was dismissed for 89. Jadeja faced four balls in which he scored three runs.

Struggling sides West Indies and Sri Lanka will meet in match number 35 of the T20 World Cup 2021 at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. The game will be played as part of the Group 1 encounters in the Super 12 round of the ICC event. The West Indies vs Sri Lanka match will begin at 7:30 PM IST and 6:00 PM local time.

A rampant England will face an unsettled Sri Lanka in match number 29 of the T20 World Cup 2021 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Monday. The match will be played as part of the Group 1 encounters in the Super 12 round of the ICC event. The game will start at 7:30 PM IST and 6:00 local time

South Africa will take on Sri Lanka in match number 25 of the T20 World Cup 2021 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Saturday. The match will be played in Group 1 of the Super 12 round of the ICC event. Both South Africa and Sri Lanka have won one and lost one in their group so far and are in the middle of the points table. They face a tough qualification path since England and Australia have won both their matches so far. The South Africa vs Sri Lanka clash on Saturday will begin at 3:30 PM IST and 2:00 PM local time.

Australia will take on Sri Lanka in match number 22 of the T20 World Cup 2021 at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Thursday. The match will be played as part of the Group 1 encounters in the Super 12 round. The game will be played at 7:30 PM IST and 6:00 PM local time.

Sri Lanka will face Bangladesh in match number 15 of the T20 World Cup 2021 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Sunday. The teams who qualified from Round 1 with meet in a Group 1 encounter of the Super 12 round. The game will be played at 3:30 PM IST and 2:00 PM local time.

Sri Lanka will face Netherlands in Match number 12 of the T20 World Cup 2021 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Friday. The game will be played as part of the Group A clashes and will mark the end of Round 1. The Sri Lanka-Netherlands encounter will begin at 7:30 PM IST and 6 PM local time