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India has already sealed the ODI series by winning the third ODI against Sri Lanka at Pallakele on Sunday – Now it is time for Sri Lanka to get their pride back in their home ground. Today battle will be a day and night match at R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo, the cutting edge starts at 14:30 local time.
India have won the first three one day internationals, and have outclassed Sri Lanka in all departments. Sri Lanka fans shows anger on last match by throwing water bottles in the match.
Sri Lanka played their 800th one-day international in this series but they have not given anything back to their fans apart from Dananjaya six for in the second odi. Hosts faces another blow when their stand in captain Chamara Kapugedra was forced to leave the series due to injury. Milinda Siriwardana and Dickewella are the only players who can give Lankans the boost which they require. Cricket is a funny game so lets keep our fingers crossed. Lets see for the Today Match Prediction
Sri Lanka vs India 4th ODI Match Prediction Who Will Win 31st Aug 2017
India to win
3rd ODI was one sided encounter with India winning the match quite comfortably in the end. Century from Rohit Sharma and superb bowling from Jasprit Bumrah sealed the series. There was a bit of tension when the frustrated Srilankan crowd threw water bottles to take out their frustation. Overall the test series and odi series has been very one sided apart from the 2nd Odi where Dananjaya took his maiden 5 wicket haul in losing cause.
Indian team has been in splendid form through out this tour. Their Batsman Sheiker Dhawan, Kholi, Rohit Sharma and Dhoni have all hit the form in this tour. It will be challenge for the Hosts to bounce back. They are also under pressure to gain direct qualification for the world cup. Sri lankan team management and board is also in jeopardy as selection committee resigned after the 3rd Odi. Hosts are also without their Captain and Stand in Captain.
The pitch in Colombo is known to be a batting paradise. So we can except some fireworks with the bat.
Today Sri Lanka Squad
Lasith Malinga(Captain), Niroshan Dickwella (Keeper), Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Milinda Siriwardana, Malinda Pushpakumara, Akila Dananjaya, Lakshan Sandakan, Thisara Perera, Wanidu Hasaranga, WH De Silva, Dushmantha Chameera, Vishwa Fernando
Today India Squad
Virat Kohli (Captain), MS Dhoni (Keeper), Lokesh Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Axar Patel