The Indian cricket team will look to achieve their first ever clean sweep in a series of three Tests or more away from home when they face Sri Lanka in the final Test of the three-match series at Pallekele from today
Pallekele is a new Test venue and has hosted only five Tests so far. The first three ended in draws before Sri Lanka lost one against Pakistan and won one against Australia
India won the toss and chose to bat first
Sri Lanka – Upul Tharanga, Dimuth Karunaratne, Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal(c), Angelo Mathews, Niroshan Dickwella(w), Dilruwan Perera, Malinda Pushpakumara, Lakshan Sandakan, Vishwa Fernando, Lahiru Kumara.
India – (Playing XI): Shikhar Dhawan, Lokesh Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli(c), Ajinkya Rahane, Ravichandran Ashwin, Wriddhiman Saha(w), Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav.