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India vs Sri Lanka stats: MS Dhoni hits 200th six as India captain

Also, Yuvraj Singh, who hit a brisk 35, cleared the ropes three times - the 14th time he has done so in international matches.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: March 2, 2016 12:27:21 am
India vs Sri Lanka, Ind vs SL, India Sri Lanka, MS Dhoni, MS Dhoni India, India MS Dhoni, Dhoni India, India Dhoni, Dhoni sixes, Cricket MS Dhoni scored only seven but hit his 200th six as captain in the process. (Source: AP)

Here’s a look at some interesting numbers from India’s five-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the Asia Cup 2016 contest in Mirpur on Tuesday

# Virat Kohli scored his third fifty in as many T20s against Sri Lanka, and 13th overall

# MS Dhoni hit 200th six as captain in all international formats. He is 29 ahead of retired Ricky Ponting

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# India registered their 8th T20I win in 2016 in 9 games. Away reading 6-0

# It was the 14th occasion that Yuvraj Singh hit 3 sixes in an innings in all international matches

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# Openers have struggled in the tournament so far. The best stand being only 46

# c Suresh Raina b Ashwin becomes the most successful fielder-bowler combination in T20Is. They have nine wickets together

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# A hat-trick of sorts for Hardik Pandya. He got two in two vs Pakistan and struck first ball against Sri Lanka

# MS Dhoni became completed his 51st dismissal (35 catches and 16 stumpings) in T20Is on Tuesday. He is second best to Pakistan’s Kamran Akmal who has 60

Courtesy: Mohandas Menon

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