Team India commemorates Armed Forces Week during Delhi Test

first_imgThe Indian cricket team sported the Armed Forces Flag badges to honour the Armed Forces Week on the first day of the third and final Test against Sri Lanka at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium in New Delhi.Virat Kohli won the toss and opted to bat in the third Test against Sri Lanka on Saturday. The hosts won the second Test in Nagpur by an innings and 239 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. The first Test in Kolkata had ended in a draw.#TeamIndia sport the Armed Forces Flag badges to commemorate the Armed Forces Week #ArmedForcesFlagDay BCCI (@BCCI) December 2, 2017India have made two changes to their starting eleven. Shikhar Dhawan replaced Lokesh Rahul while Mohammed Shami has been included instead of out-of-form Umesh Yadav.Sri Lanka, looking to avoid their fifth defeat in six Tests against India this year, have made three changes.Lahiru Thirimanne and Dasun Shanaka were replaced by Dhananjaya de Silva and Roshen Silva.Left-arm unorthodox leg-spinner Lakshan Sandakan was included in place of the injured Rangana Herath.(With inputs from AP)You can do your bit for the Armed Forces and contribute to the #ArmedForcesFlagDayFund here – BCCI (@BCCI) December 2, 2017last_img

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