India vs Sri Lanka (IND vs SL) 2nd T20I Highlights: India chased down the target of 143 with ease beating Sri Lanka by seven wickets in second T20I. India got off to a blazing start. KL Rahul dominated with a flurry of boundaries without taking many chances. India got past the 50-run mark in the powerplay overs itself. Rahul missed his half-century by just five runs as he got bowled by Wanindu Hasaranga in the 10th over. The leg spinner struck again in his third over getting rid of Shikhar Dhawan. The run chase got a little tricky after the two wickets but Shreyas Iyer and Virat Kohli ensured that India win the match with 15 balls to spare. Iyer departed for 34 whereas Kohli remained unbeaten for 30.
Earlier Kohli won the toss and elected to field first. Washington Sundar got the breakthrough in his first over getting rid of a dangerous Avishka Fernando. Sri Lanka kept on losing wickets at regular intervals. Navdeep Saini took two wickets including a thunderbolt yorker to wreck Danushka Gunathilaka’s stumps. Shardul Thakur registered his bowling figures taking three wickets in his final over. Kuldeep Yadav too two wickets as well despite leaking 38 runs. Jasprit Bumrah and Washington Sundar picked up one wicket each. Kusal Perera top-scored for Sri Lanka with a 28-ball 34. Hasaranga’s late cameo helped Sri Lanka post a modest total of 142/9 in first innings.
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