India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test

The Indian cricket team looks to extend its epic record against Sri Lanka at home

In the first match of the series Team India will battle it out with Sri Lanka at Mohali cricket ground on 4th of March.

The first Test will mark the beginning of newly appointed full-time skipper Rohit Sharma's journey as the leader of the Test side.

Virat Kohli, on the other hand, will represent India in the cricketing whites for the 100th time. He will be the 8th Indian to do so.

source : ndtv

India have played against Sri Lanka 20 times at home, with the former emerging victorious on 11 occasions while the remaining nine ended in draws

Sri Lanka are yet to defeat India in Tests in India, a run which Rohit will look to continue in the upcoming series.

In another interesting statistic, a win for India will help them become the only team to register 21 Test wins against Sri Lanka

The Test series will be seen as a new dawn for Indian cricket under the leadership of Rohit and head coach Rahul Dravid