SL vs IND 4th ODI: India wins toss; Sri Lanka to field
Colombo: An upbeat Indian team won the toss in the fourth One-Day International (ODI) and asked Sri Lanka to bowl first at the R.Premadasa Stadium here on Thursday.
Veteran paceman Lasith Malinga has been given the charge to lead the Lankan side in the match due to a back injury to stand-in skipper Chamara Kapugedera.
Kuldeep Yadav, Shradul Thakur and Manish Pandey have been recalled in the Indian playing XI while Kedar Jadhav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Yuzvendra Chahal have been rested.
The injury-hit Sri Lankan team has inducted Dilshan Munaweera, Wanidu Hasaranga and Malinda Pushpakumara in the playing XI.
It is to be mentioned that the legendary MS Dhoni will be playing his 300th ODI today.
India has already won the five-match series 3-0 with two matches yet to be played.
Here are the two squads:
Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli (captain), Lokesh Rahul, Manish Pandey, MS Dhoni (wicket-keeper), Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah and Shardul Thakur
Niroshan Dickwella (wicket-keeper), Dilshan Munaweera, Kusal Mendis, Lahiru Thirimanne, Angelo Mathews, Milinda Siriwardana, Wanidu Hasaranga, Akila Dananjaya, Malinda Pushpakumara, Vishwa Fernando and Lasith Malinga (skipper)