The second Test match between
The million dollar question is that if
The retirement of Sri Lankan spin wizard, Muttiah Muralitharan, from Test cricket and the injury of seam bowler, Lasith Malinga, will inspire Indian batsmen to get a victory using the advantage of their absence.
However, Ajantha Mendis has been recalled in the squad to replace Muralitharan. Interestingly, he made his dream debut in this venue against the same opponent in 2008. He will hope to repeat the once again. Either Dilhara Fernando or Dammika Prasad will replace Lasith Malinga, who is suffering from knee injury.
The Sinhalese Sports Club Ground is a lucky venue for
Both Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene have good performance in this venue, averaging over 66 and 79 respectively.
The main problem of Indian cricket team is their weak bowling line up. Both Zaheer Khan and Sreesanth could not join the team due to their injury. However, Harbhajan Singh was the main hope of Indian bowling action but he went wicketless in first test after bowling 30 overs.
In that situation, Indian batsmen like Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman will have to take the responsibility to lead their team with the bat.
Let’s see who will win: