NIDAHAS TROPHY, INDIA vs SRI LANKA, 1ST T20I: SL (175/5) beat IND (174/5) by 5 wickets in COLOMBO*OUT! Yuzvendra Chahal removes Upul Tharanga for 17. Sri Lanka 136/5, need 39 runs vs India (174/5) in Colombo
Cricket Live Streaming Online, Sri Lanka vs India, Nidahas Trophy, 1st T20I Tri-series Match from Colombo on JioTV, DSport, Rishtey Cineplex/HD: Get all the information related to the Nidahas Trophy Cricket Live streaming here. Amidst the trouble caused by the emergency on the island, Sri Lanka batsmen didn't fail to impress the Colombo spectators. Kusal Perera took the charge of the match as Sri Lanka chase a huge target of 175 runs. India opener Shikhar Dhawan played a scintillating knock of 90 runs off 49 balls to propel visitors to a solid score 174/5 in 20 overs. Dhawan along with Manish Pandey built an important partnership for the third wicket after visitors lost two early wickets of captain Rohit Sharma (0) and Suresh Raina (1). The tri-nation T20I series titled 'Nidahas Trophy', to be contested between Sri Lanka, India and Bangladesh, will commence with India taking on hosts amid an emergency state on the island nation. This series is a celebration of Sri Lanka's 70 years of independence. The first Nidahas Trophy was played way back in 1998 to mark Sri Lanka's 50th year of independence. After India's impressive outing in South Africa, Rohit Sharma, in absence of Virat Kohli, is set to lead the side in Sri Lanka, where the Indian cricket team will fight out in a Tri-Nation series 'Nidahas Trophy', starting Tuesday. MS Dhoni will also be missing from this series and it will be an opportunity for Dinesh Karthik to showcase his worth. JioTV has bagged digital rights for the tri-nation Nidahas Trophy in India. After ending the South Africa tour on a high with convincing victories in ODI and T20I series, a new-look team India led by Rohit is all set to face Sri Lanka in the opening Twenty20 International of the tri-nation series at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Tuesday. (LIVE SCORECARD)
BCCI has decided to rest some of the senior players like regular captain Virat Kohli and the veteran Mahendra Singh Dhoni, pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Kuldeep Yadav and Hardik Pandya, gave the chance to some promising young players to make their mark. Players like Washington Sundar, Vijay Shankar, Rishabh Pant, Deepak Hooda and Mohammad Siraj were included in the squad, which could give a trouble times to both the team in the series. On the other hand, injuries have taken the front seat for the hosts before the start of the series as Asela Gunaratne, Shehan Madushanka and Angelo Mathews were ruled out. Now it all depends on Dinesh Chandimal, Upul Tharanga, Thisara Perera and Suranga Lakmal to get the team going.
When is the 1st T20I of Nidahas Trophy between India and Sri Lanka be played?
The 1st T20I of Nidahas Trophy between India and Sri Lanka will be played on Tuesday on March 6.
Where will the 1st T20I of Nidahas Trophy between India and Sri Lanka be played?
The 1st T20I of Nidahas Trophy between India and Sri Lanka will be played at R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo.
What time does the live coverage of the 1st T20I between India and Sri Lanka start?
The 1st T20I of Nidahas Trophy between India and Sri Lanka will start at 7:00 pm IST.
Where can I watch the 1st T20I of Nidahas Trophy between India and Sri Lanka live?
The 1st T20I of Nidahas Trophy between India and Sri Lanka will be broadcast live on DSport (English commentary). Hindi commentary will be available on Rishtey Cineplex/HD.
Where to watch online live streaming of 1st T20I match between India and Sri Lanka?
You can watch the live streaming of the 1st T20I match of Nidahas Trophy between India and Sri Lanka on JioTv from 7 PM onwards.
Where can I check the online live updates of 1st T20I match between India vs Sri Lanka?
You can follow Live updates and Live Score, Ball-by-Ball Commentary on www.indiatvnews.com.
What are the team squads for the 1st T20I of Nidahas Trophy between India vs Sri Lanka?
Sri Lanka (Playing XI): Upul Tharanga, Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal (wk/c), Kusal Perera, Dasun Shanaka, Thisara Perera, Jeevan Mendis, Akila Dananjaya, Dushmantha Chameera, Nuwan Pradeep
India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Suresh Raina, Manish Pandey, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Rishabh Pant, Washington Sundar, Vijay Shankar, Shardul Thakur, Jaydev Unadkat, Yuzvendra Chahal
India: Rohit Sharma (C), Shikhar Dhawan (vc), KL Rahul, Suresh Raina, Manish Pandey, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Deepak Hooda, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Vijay Shankar, Shardul Thakur, Jaydev Unadkat, Mohammad Siraj and Rishabh Pant (wk).
Sri Lanka: Dinesh Chandimal (C), Suranga Lakmal (vc), Upul Tharanga, Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis, Dasun Shanaka, Kusal Janith Perera, Thisara Perera, Jeevan Mendis, Isuru Udana, Akila Dananjaya, Amila Aponso, Nuwan Pradeep, Dushmantha Chameera, Dhananjaya De Silva.
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DSport to broadcast live coverage of India, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka seven-match T20 International series in India and its subcontinent (Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Nepal, Pakistan, Maldives, and Bhutan) countries. DSPORT is a premium sports TV channel launched by Discovery Communications India, the channel has bagged the exclusive broadcast rights of the second Nidahas Trophy which will be played in Sri Lanka with India and Bangladesh participating as other two teams.
Cricket viewers in the United States can watch India, Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka on Willow TV, while, Sky Sports Cricket to broadcast live coverage in the United Kingdom. SuperSport to telecast live coverage of Nidahas Trophy 2018 in South Africa; all matches live streamed on the SuperSport digital platform (Website, App).