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India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I highlights: Kohli and Co beat SL by 7 wickets

  • India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I highlights: The first T20I was washed out in Guwahati and a victory in Indore is extremely important for both sides in the three-match series.
By HT Correspondent | Updated: Jan 07, 2020 22:28 IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I highlights: Kohli and Co beat SL by 7 wickets
India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I highlights

India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I highlights: Will Kohli and Co gain the initiative?

10:27 PM IST

India win

Kohli smashed a six at the end to take India to victory in the 2nd T20I. Team India have taken a 1-0 lead in the three-match series after beating Sri Lanka by 7 wickets in Indore.

10:09 PM IST

Iyer departs

Shreyas tried to pull one to the boundary ropes and finish the match on the high. But the ball went straight into the hands of fielder.

10:05 PM IST

6 needed

India need only 6 runs off the last 3 overs. Kohli and Iyer have increased the run-rate and taken India to the brink of victory.

10:02 PM IST

17 runs in an over

Shreyas Iyer smashed 17 runs off a Hasaranga over. It has almost taken India to the bring of the target. Iyer is proving to be a great asset for India.

09:48 PM IST

Dhawan out

Shikhar Dhawan's stay ended after scoring 32 runs. He tried to sweep Wanindu Hasaranga but the ball ended up hitting his pads. Sri Lanka took the DRS and the tracker showed that the ball was hitting the stumps.

09:31 PM IST

Iyer at no.3

Shreyas Iyer has been sent out at number 3 by the team management instead of captain Virat Kohli.

09:31 PM IST


KL Rahul was batting beautifully and looked on course for a big score today. But he tried to score big against Wanindu Hasaranga and ended up loosing his wicket. India 71/1

09:20 PM IST

India on top

After 6 overs, the score reads 54 with Dhawan and Rahul totally on top of the Lankan bowlers.

09:00 PM IST

India dominating

Dhawan, Rahul have made a quick-fire start for India. The run-rate is already more than 9 and the bowlers are not troubling both the batsmen.

08:53 PM IST

First runs for India

KL Rahul opened India's account on the very first delivery he faced. Shikhar Dhawan, who was returning from injury, also opened his account while getting India some extra runs through an overthrow. India 8/0

08:38 PM IST

First innings completed

Sri Lanka finished their innings on 142/9 with Wanindu Hasaranga hitting three straight boundaries off Jasprit Bumrah in the final over.

08:35 PM IST

Shardul on fire

Thakur is one fire at the moment. He now has his third wicket of the match after getting Malinga and Udana out and will be on a hat-trick in the next T20I.

08:30 PM IST

Seventh wicket down

Shardul Thakur removes de Silva. He bowled a superb yorker-length delivery and de Silva chipped it to mid-off.

08:25 PM IST

Bumrah gets a wicket

Jasprit Bumrah has also got into the act. He gets his first wicket since coming back from injury.

08:13 PM IST

Saini strikes

Navdeep Saini has picked up his second wicket of the game and has removed Rajapaksa. Sri Lanka 104/5

First published: Jan 07, 2020 18:06 IST