Sri Lanka won the toss and put India into bat first in their second game of the Asia Cup 2014 being played today in Fatullah.
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The India score was 19 runs for no loss in five overs. Follow the live scores here.
Angelo Mathews said after winning the toss,”The wicket looks pretty slow today so we want to bowl first. We have three spinners today – Ajantha Mendis comes in for Lakmal.
“We are comfortable with an extra spinner and the dew factor will come in later on so we thought of bowling first.”
Virat Kohli says even he wanted to bat first, “We would have liked to bowl first too, but we have a strong batting line-up to chase.
“We have brought in Stuart Binny for Varun Aaron. We saw yesterday how the Afghanistan medium-fast bowlers were bowling well and stump to stump so we thought of bringing in a medium-pacer.”
The squads are as below:
India playing XI: Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Ambati Rayudu, Dinesh Karthik, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Stuart Binny, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Mohammed Shami.
Sri Lanka Playing XI: Kushal Janith Perera,Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal, Lahiru Thirimanne, Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene, Thisara Perera, Chaturanga de Silva, Sachithra Senanayake, Lasith Malinga and Ajantha Mendis.
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