Sri Lanka vs West Indies 2021: 1st Test Match, Probable Playing 11, Match Prediction, Weather Forecast and Pitch Report : A fist test match between Sri Lanka and West Indies is scheduled today. The West Indies is looking forward to play against Sri Lanka. All are awaiting to see the performances of great cricketers on the ground I the first test match.
Let’s have the details about the match.
Series: West Indies tour of Sri Lanka, 2021
Match: SL vs WI, 1st Test
Date: Sunday, November 21, 2021
Time: 10:00 AM
Venue: Galle International Stadium, Galle
In 2021, West Indies won the test match against Pakistan in World Test Championship and they lost one match. This is going to be the first series in the new edition of WTC.
The Galle is waiting for both the team to hit the ground. The playground has a history for spinners in test series. Sri Lanka has won three matches in the series. The leg spinners and batsman from the team are very strong along with the all-rounder Ramesh Mendis. This test series may win by Sri Lanka.
Team Sri Lanka Squad
Squad: Dimuth Karunaratne (c), Oshada Fernando, Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal, Dhananjaya de Silva, Pathum Nissanka, Charith Asalanka, Minod Bhanuka, Roshen Silva, Ramesh Mendis, Kamil Mishara, Chamika Karunaratne, Lakshan Sandakan, Lasith Embuldeniya, Praveen Jayawickrama, Suminda Lakshan, Suranga Lakmal, Vishwa Fernando, Dushmantha Chameera, Lahiru Kumara, Asitha Fernando, Chamika Gunasekara.
Team West Indies Squad
Squad: SKraigg Brathwaite (c), Jermaine Blackwood, Nkrumah Bonner, Roston Chase, Rahkeem Cornwall, Joshua Da Silva, Shannon Gabriel, Jason Holder, Shai Hope, Kyle Mayers, Veerasammy Permaul, Kemar Roach, Jayden Seales, Jeremy Solozano, Jomel Warrican.
Pitch and Weather conditions
The pitch is dry and comfortable for spinners. But due to rain in all parts of the country can interrupt the match, particularly in afternoon. Weather is cloudy and rainy. So, the players would need to struggle while playing.
Live Telecast of match
The match will be shown on the Star Sports Network. The live streaming of the match will also be available on Disney+ Hotstar.