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SL vs IND 4th ODI: India wins toss; Sri Lanka to field

Shubhanshu Sharma

Shubhanshu SharmaBy Shubhanshu Sharma

Published on 31 Aug 2017 8:52 AM GMT

SL vs IND 4th ODI: India wins toss; Sri Lanka to field
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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.

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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:

India:

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

Sri Lanka:

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)

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Shubhanshu Sharma

Shubhanshu Sharma

Writer has 6 years of experience in digital media. Presently working as Senior Sub Editor at newstrack.com. An avid reader and always willing to learn new things and techniques.

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