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IND vs SL 3rd T20: Check predicted playing 11, live streaming details here

India vs Sri Lanka 3rd T20 match will be telecast live on Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 1 HD with English commentary. The toss will take place at 6:30 pm (IST)

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Virat Kohli, Lasith Malinga, India vs Sri Lanka
Virat Kohli and Lasith Malinga with the trophy (Photo: BCCI)

The will be eyeing yet another series win at home when they take on the in their third and final T20 International (T20) at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune on Friday. The Virat Kohli-led India side registered a comfortable seven-wicket victory in the second T20 and took an unassailable 1-0 lead in the tournament. The first T20 in Guwahati had been called off due to dampness on the pitch.

Check IND vs SL 3rd T20 Live score, toss and Match commentary here

The second T20, in which was making a comeback, saw and Shardul Thakur making headlines, proving India's newfound bowling strength. In the batting department, continued his good form and gave India a strong start along with and Kohli capitalised on that foundation and their gutsy power-hitting ensiured India were home fairly easily.


On the other hand, Sri Lanka need to improve their performance on all fronts if they aim to level the series. Captain would be tempted to bring in in place of Oshanda Fernando, while injured left-arm pacer might have to be replaced by Kasun Ranjitha in like-to-like replacement.

3rd T20 predicted playing 11

India tentative playing 11: Shikhar Dhawan, K L Rahul, (c), Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant(wk), Shivam Dube, Washington Sundar, Kuldeep Yadav, Shardul Thakur, Navdeep Saini, Jasprit Bumrah

Sri Lanka tentative playing 11: Danushka Gunathilaka, Avishka Fernando, (wk), Oshada Fernando/Angelo Mathews, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dasun Shanaka, Kasun Ranjitha, Wanindu Hasaranga, Lahiru Kumara, (c)

When and where to watch 3rd T20 Live

Date: January 10, 2020 (Friday)

Time: 7:00 PM (IST)

Toss Timing: 6:30 PM (IST)

Venue: Maharashtra Cricket Association, Pune

3rd T20 match will be telecast live on Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 1 HD with English commentary. The same broadcast with Hindi commentary will be available on Star Sports 1 Hindi and Star Sports 1 Hindi HD. Fans could also watch the live streaming of India vs Sri Lanka match on Hotstar website and app.

Weather report

The Pune weather is expected to be clear during the entires 40 overs of the game, with 66 per cent humidity. The dew factor could be crucial in the second innings as it will be tough for bowlers to hit the desired line and length.

Pitch report

The Pune pitch has been erratic in the past, so it will be hard to predict its nature before the play starts. During the IPL, the pitch supported slow bowlers in some games.

First Published: Thu, January 09 2020. 21:01 IST