IND vs SL, 1st ODI Highlights: India trounced Sri Lanka by 67 runs in the opening ODI of the three-match series at the Barsapara Stadium in Guwahati. Virat Kohli and Dasun Shanaka stole the show.
SL vs IND, first ODI Highlights: India trounced Sri Lanka by 67 runs in the opening ODI of the three-match series at the Barsapara Stadium in Guwahati. Virat Kohli and Dasun Shanaka stole the show. In response, India established a daunting total of 373 for 7 against the visitors, who finished their allotted 50 overs at 306 for 8 owing to Dasun Shanaka’s unbeaten 108 off 88 balls. Virat Kohli hit 113 off 87 balls, his 73rd international century. Rohit Sharma (83) and Shubman Gill (70) of India built a strong foundation with a 143-run opening partnership after Sri Lankan captain Dasun Shanaka called for the hosts to play first after winning the toss.
In his 10-over performance, Kasun Rajitha took three wickets but also gave up 88 runs. Dasun Shanaka, Pathaum Nissanka (72), and Dhananjaya de Silva (47) shown strong fortitude throughout Sri Lanka’s pursuit but were unable to save a loss. The best bowler was Umran Malik, who finished with 3 for 57.
IND vs SL: India win by 67 runs
Dasun Shanaka scores an unbroken 108 and knocks a six on the final ball of the game, but India wins by 67 runs. Since the first wicket partnership of 143 runs between Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill, they have been in the lead. Virat Kohli scored his 73rd century in international play to help India reach a high total, but only if there was anything left to conquer. For India, the match was easily won because to their bowlers.
India Playing XI: Rohit Sharma (c), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (wk), Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Mohammed Shami, Umran Malik, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal
Sri Lanka Playing XI: Pathum Nissanka, Avishka Fernando, Kusal Mendis (wk), Dhananjaya de Silva, Charith Asalanka, Dasun Shanaka (c), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Dunith Wellalage, Kasun Rajitha, Dilshan Madushanka