Indian Cricket team arrived in the island nation (Sri Lanka) on 29th June 2021, after completing the mandatory quarantine, India cricket team had their first practice session on 2nd July 2021. Whole Indian squad would be able to practice at the same time from 5th July. Rahul Dravid would hope to start his coaching stint with Indian Senior team with a series win. Shikhar Dhawan would be keen to continue his IPL form into the Sri Lanka Series. This series could help Indian team find the right combination ahead of T-20 World Cup; players like Sanju Samson and Manish Pandey would be hoping to have a good series in order to stake their claim in the Indian team. Players like Devdutt Padikkal would also try to impress selectors and stake claim in the Indian Team for T-20 World Cup.