India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Live streaming, TV guide, date, time, venue and squads
New Delhi: All India wanted to win the rain-affected Kolkata Check towards Sri Lanka at Eden Gardens was few extra overs. Regardless of enjoying 32.5 overs’ solely on the primary two days of the Check, India got here near beating Sri Lanka.
Now Virat Kohli & Co head to Nagpur for the second match even because the Vidarbha Cricket Affiliation Stadium guarantees one other inexperienced high as India proceed to organize for the approaching abroad tour.
India’s most technically outfitted opener Murali Vijay shall be making a comeback into the enjoying XI as Shikhar Dhawan has taken a break for private causes.
Additionally learn: Meet Vijay Shankar, the newest entry to India’s Check squad
One other certainty within the enjoying XI is Ishant Sharma – probably the most capped participant within the present Check squad with 77 matches in whites.
With Bhuvneshwar Kumar getting married, the lanky speedster is predicted to get two photographs to maintain the opposite tempo bowling contenders within the enjoying XI for South Africa tour on tenterhooks.
If it is a case of variation in spin bowling, chinaman Kuldeep Yadav is an choice however in case there may be good carry, rookie Vijay Shankar might be handed his maiden Check cap.
Additionally learn: India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Check – Statistical preview
Shankar’s bowling will not be menacing. He’s at finest a navy medium pacer with a pace of practically 120 kmph and 27 wickets in 32 first-class video games. However it’s his batting common of 49.16 with 5 lots of and 10 fifties that makes him a contender.
Here is every little thing it’s essential know concerning the second match:
Date: 24 to 28 November, 2017
Time: 9:30 AM IST (On a regular basis)
Venue: Vidarbha Cricket Affiliation Stadium, Jamtha, Nagpur
India: Star Sports activities 1/three
Sri Lanka: Star Sports activities
UK: Sky Sports activities Cricket
US: Willow TV
Dwell streaming: Hotstar
India (1st and 2nd Exams): Virat Kohli (c), Murali Vijay, Lokesh Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan (withdrawn), Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Rohit Sharma, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar (withdrawn), Ishant Sharma, Vijay Shankar
Sri Lanka: Dinesh Chandimal (c), Dimuth Karunaratne, Dhananjaya de Silva, Sadeera Samarawickrama (wk), Angelo Mathews, Lahiru Thirimanne, Rangana Herath, Suranga Lakmal, Dilruwan Perera, Lahiru Gamage, Lakshan Sandakan, Vishwa Fernando, Dasun Shanaka, Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Roshen Silva
(With PTI inputs)