Colombo: Team India are comfortably placed at the top of the standings of the 2018 Nidahas Trophy tri series currently underway in Sri Lanka . After losing the opening game to the host, the Rohit Sharma-led side bounced back to win back to back matches.
The Men in Blue first defeated Bangladesh and took revenge of their opening game loss by inflicting 6 wicket defeat on Sri Lanka on Monday. Victory in today's against Bangladesh will ensure Men in Blue’s safe passage into the final.
The weather forecast for today’s game predicts heavy shower during the game.
While the chances of rain go down post 8 P.M, the possibility of showers is not completely ruled in the late evening. As per the weather reports, there are 47 per cent chances of rain since the scheduled start of play, 7 P.M., till 9 P.M.
The Monday’s game between India and Sri Lanka also witnessed heavy rain, which delayed the start of the match.
The match is scheduled to start at 7.00 P.M. IST.
Where to watch the match live?
Live telecast and Live Streaming: The match can be seen live on DSport (English commentary). Hindi commentary will be available on Rishtey Cineplex/HD.
India: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan (vice-captain), KL Rahul, Suresh Raina, Manish Pandey, Dinesh Karthik (wicketkeeper), Deepak Hooda, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Vijay Shankar, Shardul Thakur, Jaydev Unadkat, Mohammad Siraj and Rishabh Pant (wicketkeeper).
Bangladesh: Mahmudullah (Captain), Liton Das, Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Mushfiqur Rahim, Sabbir Rahman, Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain, Abu Jayed, Taskin Ahmed, Imrul Kayes, Nurul Hasan, Mehidy Hasan, Ariful Haque, Nazmul Islam, Abu Hider Rony.