Highlights, India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI at Colombo, Full Cricket Rating: Chahar, Bhuvneshwar assist guests clinch thriller, seal collection
India vs Sri Lanka, Stay Cricket Rating, Ind vs SL Stay Rating and Updates: FOUR! Deepak Chahar finishes off in fashion, as India win by three wickets from a close to hopeless state of affairs with 5 deliveries to spare. India clinch the ODI collection 2-0!
2nd ODI Preview: India will probably be seeking to seal the collection once they tackle Sri Lanka within the 2nd ODI on the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.
India put in a dominant efficiency within the first ODI and beat the hosts by seven wickets with 80 balls to spare.
Sri Lanka might want to enhance their all-round sport as they head into the second match. They posted an under-par 262 batting first, had been lacklustre discipline effectively and lacked incision in bowling.
India, then again, placed on a powerful present with the bat and ball with the ‘KulCha’ pair of Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal impressing on their reunion.
Indian tempo bowler Deepak Chahar, spinners Chahal and Kuldeep claimed two wickets every as India restricted Sri Lanka to 262/9.
Skipper Shikhar Dhawan and debutant Ishan Kishan hit half-centuries as India chased down the goal simply in 36.4 overs.
Prithvi Shaw was named man of the match for getting India off to a flying begin. The left-handed Dhawan then stored up the momentum with large partnerships with Kishan, who turned 23 on Sunday, Manish Pandey and Suryakumar Yadav, who made an unbeaten 31.
Kishan and Yadav — each IPL stars for champions Mumbai Indians — are a part of an up and coming expertise within the Indian limited-overs facet whereas Virat Kohli’s Check squad is in England awaiting a five-match collection in August and September.
Sri Lanka, led by Dasun Shanaka, misplaced wickets commonly after electing to bat first however quantity eight Chamika Karunaratne’s quickfire 43 lifted the facet to 262 for 9 in 50 overs.
“The Indians batted aggressively. We would have liked to fluctuate the tempo because the ball was approaching to the bat properly,” mentioned Shanaka. “Within the subsequent sport (on Tuesday), we should enhance on that.”
Sri Lanka, who had already been hit laborious by the suspension of three gamers together with Kusal Mendis and wicketkeeper Niroshan Dickwella for breaching the crew’s bio-bubble in England, suffered an harm blow after captain Kusal Perera was dominated out of the tour earlier than the collection started.
The limited-overs collection that additionally consists of three Twenty20 matches was rescheduled and the unique begin date of 13 July pushed again by 5 days as a consequence of a COVID-19 outbreak within the Sri Lankan camp following batting coach Grant Flower’s constructive take a look at on return from their tour of England.
With inputs from AFP
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