India beat SriLanka by 7 wickets in 2nd T20I.


India beat SriLanka by 7 wickets in the second t20 international played at HPCA stadium.

India beat SriLanka
S. Iyer and Jadeja

India won the toss and elected to field first.SriLanka scored a big total of 183 runs in 20 overs for 5 wickets.

For SriLanka opener Nissanka scored 75 runs and Gunathilaka scored 38 runs.

Captain Shanaka also scored a quick 47 off 19 balls to stear the total to 183 runs.

For India all five bowlers took one wicket each (Bumrah, Kumar, Patel, Chahal, Jadeja) with Bumrah being the cheapest.

In response, India started very poor with captain Rohit Sharma getting out for 1 run and Kishan scoring 16.

But,Shreyas Iyer got the stearing into his own hands and scored a match winning knock of 74 runs , Samson scored 39 runs.But, main highlight was Jadeja quickfire 45 runs off 18 balls which handed India the victory.

India beat SriLanka
S.Iyer and Jadeja on the pitch

For Lankans Kumara picked up 2 wickets and Dushmanta Chameera getting 1.

Shreyas Iyer got the Man of the Match award for his 74 run innings that helped India win the match.

Now, India lead the series 2-0 with one T20I remaining that will played on 27th Feb at HPCA Stadium.

India would look to clean sweep SriLanka whereas Lankans will play to avoid the sweep.

India beat SriLanka

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