SL vs IND 2nd ODI 2021 Article

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Read the article of SL vs IND 2nd ODI 2021 - India tour of Sri Lanka 3-match One-day international series of the 2nd ODI match played between Sri Lanka and India at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo in 20th July 2021.

Sri Lanka vs India 2nd ODI 2021 Highlights
An unbeaten 84-run stand between Deepak Chahar and Bhuvneshwar Kumar © ISHARA S. KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images

An brilliant 3-wicket hauls from Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Yuzvendra Chahal before An magnificent maiden fifties from Suryakumar Yadav and Deepak Chahar guided India unbelievable 3-wicket victory over Sri Lanka and took an unbeatable 2-0 lead to seal the series in a tight-game of the second One-day international.

Match Stats :
  • India continued their ODI dominance against Sri Lanka - This is their 9th ODI series win against Sri Lanka and the most consecutive ODI series wins over Sri Lanka.
  • This is the India's 93rd ODIs victory against Sri Lanka - The most matches win for any team against an opponent in ODIs, surpassing the previous record of 92 ODIs jointly win by Australia against New Zealand and Pakistan against Sri Lanka.
  • India chase down 276 was their 8th highest successful run-chase against Sri Lanka in One-day international and their 2nd highest-chase in Sri Lankan soil in ODIs.
  • 84 : Deepak Chahar and Bhuvneshwar Kumar build the 2nd highest 8th-wicket partnership for India against Sri Lanka in One-day internationals and India's joint 2nd highest 8th-wicket partnership in ODIs, jointly 84-run stand held by between Harbhajan Singh and Praveen Kumar over Australia at Vadodara in 2009.

Sri Lanka scored 275-9 in 50 overs with best scorer by Charith Asalanka cracked a 65 off 68-balls included six-fours.

Avishka Fernando struck 50 off 71-balls included 4-fours & a six, Chamika Karunaratne cracked a unbeaten 44 off 33-balls included 5-fours with strike rate of 133.33.

Minod Bhanuka hit 36 off 42-balls including 6-fours, Dhananjaya de Silva scored 32 off 45-balls included a boundary and Dasun Shanaka 16.

India top bowler by Yuzvendra Chahal, Bhuvneshwar Kumar both takes three-wickets and Deepak Chahar took 2-wickets.

India chase down 277-7 in 49.1 overs with best scorer by Deepak Chahar scored a unbeaten 69, Suryakumar Yadav cracked a 53 off 44-balls includee 6-fours with strike rate of 120.45.

Manish Pandey hit 37 off 31-balls included 3-fours, Krunal Pandya scored 35 off 54-balls including three-fours.

Shikhar Dhawan scored 29 off 38-balls included six-fours and Bhuvneshwar Kumar 19 not out.

Sri Lanka top bowler by Wanindu Hasaranga takes 3-wickets for 37-runs in 10-overs, Dasun Shanaka, Kasun Rajitha and Lakshan Sandakan each strikes 1-wickets.

Deepak Chahar named Man of the match for his match-triumphing all-round display of scoring a unbeaten 69 off facing 82-balls including seven-fours and a six after taking a two-wickets for 53-runs in 8-overs.