Colombo, August 11: Team India is ready to battle against Sri Lanka in the last Test match of the series. This will be Team India's first Test match in Pallekele.
Having achieved a 2-0 lead in the series, Virat's army is so full of self-confidence that the challenge of the pitch and the opposing team does not matter to them.
Cheteshwar Pujara scored 301 runs, Shikhar Dhawan scored 239 and Ajinkya Rahane scored 212 while Ravichandran Ashwin got 11 wickets in the series so far.
The players has played a leading role in the spectacular performance so far against Sri Lanka.
Ravindra Jadeja, who was the hero of Team India's win in the Colombo Test, will not be able to play in this match due to suspension.
After Ravindra Jadeja's ban , Akshar Patel has been called as a backup, but there is very likely to play Kuldeep Yadav, who is sitting on the bench. Virat said before the match that "Kuldeep is ready to play anywhere, anywhere, he believes in himself and that is his strength here, he proved his worth in the Dharamshala Test. Chances are " Anyway, Kuldeep bowled superbly in a practice match against the Sri Lanka .
Virat Kohli, in a press conference today, mentioned that Kuldeep Yadav has a 'good chance' of finding himself in the playing XI.