India won the toss and elected bat against Sri Lanka in the fifth and final ODI which will begin at Pallekele shortly.
Today, Sri Lanka will be led by Angelo Mathews as Mahela Jayawardene and left-arm spinner Rangana Herath have been rested for the game.
Chamara Kapugedara and off-spinner Sachithra Senanayake will replace the two slots.
For India Ajinkya Rahane will replace Virender Sehwag who is deemed as unfit.
India: Ajinkya Rahane, Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Manoj Thiwary, MS Dhoni (Capt/wk), Suresh Raina, Irfan Pathan, Ravichandran Ashwin, Zaheer Khan, Ashok Dinda.
Sri Lanka: Upul Tharanga, TM Dilshan, Dinesh Chandimal (wk), Chamara Kapugedara, Angelo Mathews (Capt), Lahiru Thirimanne, Thissara Perera, Jeewan Mendis, Sachithra Senanayake, Nuwan Pradeep, Lasith Malinga.