By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : December 02, 2017, 09:57

India vs SL 3rd test : Virat Kohli elects to bat first, Dhawan & Shami in, Yadav & Rahul out

India wins the toss against Sri Lanka in the 3rd test match and has elected to bat first. The match is taking place at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium in New Delhi. India are making 2 changes in their side, Shikhar Dhawan and Shami comes into the side in place of Umesh Yadav and KL Rahul. The visitors still look for their first Test win on Indian soil and will have to do something special to consign Virat Kohli team to their first defeat at the Kotla since 1987. The winter setting for this Test match is just ideal for long batting stints at the middle and ahead of the long tour of South Africa, India’s top batsmen will test their skill and temperament against a Sri Lanka attack that has shown fire at times.

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