Sri Lanka cricket team andThe dominance of the Indian team was seen in the first innings of the second ODI match being played between Sri Lanka’s captain Dasun Shanaka after winning the toss decided to bat. The team once again started well, but none of the team’s batsmen could play a big innings. Sri Lanka have scored 275-9 and now India have a target of 276 runs to win the match.
Sri Lanka elected to bat after winning the toss
In the second ODI match being played between Sri Lanka and India, the coin jumped and once again fell in favor of the host team. Dasun Shanaka won the toss and elected to bat first. In the last match too, Sri Lanka won the toss and decided to bat first. But it was seen that the ball was coming very well on the bat in the second innings.
In the second match, India landed on the field with its winning combination, while Sri Lanka made a change in the team. Kasun Rajitha has been included in place of Isuru Udana.
Sri Lanka set a target of 276 runs for India
Electing to bat after winning the toss, Sri Lanka started very well, but once again the team’s batsmen could not convert their starts into big innings. The team’s openers put on 77 runs for the first wicket. This partnership was broken by Yuzvendra Chahal and Minod Bhanuka was dismissed for 36 (42). On the very next ball, Chahal showed Bhanuka Rajapaksa the way to the pavilion without opening the account.
Chahal was on a hat-trick and in front of him was Dhananjay de Silva, but Chahal could not complete his hat-trick. At the same time, opener Avishka Fernando was batting consistently and it seemed that he would play a big innings for his team today, but this could not happen and while completing 50 (71) half-centuries, he played an irresponsible shot off Bhuvneshwar Kumar. Got out. Dhananjay de Silva became the victim of Deepak Chahar’s delivery for 32 (45).
Captain Dasun Shanaka also could not make a big score for his team and got out after scoring 16 (24). Then Deepak Chahar bowled Wanindu Hasanraga 8 (11). After this, Charit Ashilanka was set on the crease and he played a fine half-century. But Bhuvneshwar Kumar dismissed him for 65 (68). Dushmantha Chamira became the victim of Bhuvneshwar for 2 (5) runs. In the end, Laxman Shandakan was run out by Ishan Kishan without opening the account. Chamira Karunaratne 44 (33) and Kasun Rajitha returned unbeaten on 1 run.
With this, the innings of Sri Lanka team ended with a score of 275-9. India now has a target of 276 runs to win.
Indian bowlers impressed
The Sri Lankan team, who came to bat first, gave the target of runs to India. During this, the Indian bowlers impressed a lot. Bhuvneshwar Kumar 3 for India,3, Deepak Chahar took 2 wickets. Even though Kuldeep Yadav did not get a single wicket in the match, but he bowled impressively. Apart from this, Hardik Pandya bowled 4 overs and gave 20, Krunal Pandya scored 37 runs in 8 overs and Kuldeep Yadav scored 55 runs in 10 overs.
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