In the final of Asia Cup 2010,
India takes on on 24 June at the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium in Dambulla. While Sri Lanka India would be looking to avenge for their 100-run defeat to Sri Lanka in the Asia Cup 2008 final, would be like to defend the Asia Cup title in front of home fans. Sri Lanka
The match kicks off at 09:00 GMT and 14:30 local time (
time). Cricket fans in Sri Lanka can also watch the match from 14:30. According to India Bangladesh time, the match begins at 15:00 and as per time, the match starts at Pakistan
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Sri Lankan pacers Nuwan Kulasekara and Lasith Malinga would come back along with spinner Muttiah Muralitharan, while Farveez Maharoof has an edge over Welegedara following his 5-wicket haul against
. Thilan Samaraweera would most probably come back in place of Kandamby. India
Indian batting line up agonizingly failed to show any resistance against Sri Lankan bowlers, more specially Farveez Maharoof. In the absence of Sehwah, Dinesh Karthik along with Gambhir would have to take the responsibility of bringing a good start for the middle order batsmen. In the middle order, Kohli, Sharma and Raina would have to pull the strings, while all rounder Jadeja is now under pressure to perform with bat.
Pacer Ashok Dinda would make way for Nehra who has just recovered his injury. In the presence of Zaheer, Praveen and Nehra
has a good pace attack, while their spin department features Harbhajan Singh and Jadeja. India
MS Dhoni, Gautam Gambhir, Dinesh Karthik, Suresh Raina, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, Praveen Kumar, Zaheer Khan, Ashish Nehra, Harbhajan Singh
Sri Lanka XI (Probable)
Kumar Sangakkara, Upul Tharanga, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Mahela Jayawardene, Angelo Mathews, Thilan Samaraweera, Chamara Kapugedera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Farveez Maharoof, Muttiah Muralitharan, Lasith Malinga
Cricket fans are expecting a highly entertaining match. Both sides have some top class performers who can do the job even single handedly for their sides. Both sides would be under pressure to perform at their best. So, the team, who would be able to hold their nerve, would have better chances in the match.