Sri Lanka will be led by Dimuth Karunaratne, who was the side’s top scorer in the last Test series that the islanders played against England.
Kusal Perera recently played in the T20I series against West Indies.
Here's how the cricketers spent their day on Twitter and Instagram today.
The Lankans have beaten the Caribbean team in both T20Is in Pallekele.
The first Test between Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe will kickstart from January 19th.
All eyes will be on two Indian stalwarts- Shikhar Dhawan and Jasprit Bumrah, who will mark their return to the international stage after injuries.
There is absolutely no room for error and every mistake committed by a keeper is remembered by the fans for ages.
The weather forecasts don't appear promising for a contest of cricket on Tuesday.
Kusal Perera has been ruled out of the ODI series.
History at stake for the visitors but the hosts will definitely not want to bow down without a proper fight.