India րի Sri Lanka will play three ODIs on July 13, 16 և 18 respectively. ODI will be followed by three T20Is, which will be raffled on July 21, 23 և 25.
Indian players who are part of the շրջ Five Test World Cup (WTC) final in the և Five Tests will not take part in the Sri Lanka Tour.
Shikhar Dhawan և Hardik Pandya are vying for a limited tour of Indian seniority. Buvneshwar Kumar իտանի Fully fit Shreias Ayer are other options for seniority.
India currently ranks third in the ICC ODI rankings, and Sri Lanka remains ninth unnoticed after their series defeat in Bangladesh.
Rahul Dravid will be the head coach of India in Sri Lanka
In the absence of head coach Ravi Shastri, basketball coach Bharat Arun և Fight coach Vikram Rathour, head of the National Cricket Academy (NCA) Rahul Dravid will train the Indian side during the July tour in Sri Lanka.
The former Indian captain was India’s combat risk adviser during a 2014 tour of England.
“Team India’s coaching staff will be based in the UK և It is best for the young team to be led by Dravid, as he has already worked with almost all the ‘A’ guys in India. The comfort that young people share with him will be an advantage, “ANI quoted an official as saying.
Dravid was appointed head of the NCA in 2019. Prior to that, he was the coach of the Indian U-19 teams from 2019.
He was the coach of the Indian U-19 team that won the World Cup in 2018, and is often considered for India’s phenomenal reserve force.