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India beat Sri Lanka by 3 wickets in the second ODI. Team India won the last over in a thrilling match. Chasing the target of 276 runs, India lost 7 wickets for 193 runs. Deepak Chahar and Bhuvneshwar Kumar Special then snatched the win from Sri Lanka. Both of them shared an unbeaten partnership of 84 runs for the 8th wicket. After the win, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav and Shaw ran from the dugout to congratulate Chahar. All of them embraced Chahar, the hero of victory.
One team from India is playing against Sri Lanka under the captaincy of Shikhar Dhawan, while the other team under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma was playing a practice match against England County-XI in Durham. However, Rohit, Ajinkya Rahane, Axar Patel, Mohammad Siraj, Umesh Yadav, Mayank Agarwal and Hanuma Vihari were seen watching the India-Sri Lanka match except that match.
Rohit, Umesh, Hanuma, Akshar, Mayank, Siraj, Rahane watching India’s batting against Sri Lanka.
Suryakumar Yadav ran from the dug out to congratulate Chahar. He congratulated Chahar like this.
Avishka and Minod Bhanuka gave the Sri Lankan team a quick start. Both of them did not let a single wicket fall for 13 overs. Minod played an innings of 36 runs off 42 balls. There was a partnership of 77 runs for the first wicket between him and Avishka.
Avishka scored the fourth fifty of ODI career. He scored 50 runs in 71 balls. Bhuvneshwar dismissed Avishka.
Yuzvendra Chahal gave the Sri Lankan team two blows in two consecutive balls in the 14th over. He got Minod caught by Manish Pandey on the second ball of the 14th over. After this, on the third ball, Bhanuka Rajapaksa (0) was caught by wicketkeeper Ishan Kishan.
Aslanka was dismissed for 65 runs off 68 balls. Bhuvneshwar got him caught by substitute fielder Devdutt Padikkal.
Deepak Chahar took 2 wickets. He took the wickets of Dhananjay de Silva (32 runs) and Wanindu Hasaranga.
Yuzvendra Chahal clean bowled Sri Lanka captain Dasun Shanaka. He could score 16 runs in 24 balls.
After the dismissal of Hasaranga, Deepak celebrated something like this.
In the end, Chamika Karunaratne played a crucial unbeaten innings of 44 runs off 33 balls. During this, he also made 2 helicopter shots.
Karunaratne makes a lot of use of helicopter shots in domestic cricket as well.
Team India did not start well. The first wicket fell for 28 runs. Prithvi Shaw hit 3 fours. After this, spinner Wanindu Hasaranga cleaned him. He got out after scoring 13 runs.
Kasun Rajitha bowled the hero of the previous match, Ishaan Kishan. He returned to the pavilion after scoring 1 run.
Dhawan got a start in the second ODI, but he could not convert it into a big innings. Dhawan made 29 off 38 balls and went LBW off Hasaranga’s ball.
Manish Pandey was run out after scoring 37 runs in 31 balls in the 18th over of India’s innings. A straight shot from Suryakumar hit the stumps off Shanaka’s hand. Manish was out of the crease at that time.
Hasaranga (right) took 3 wickets in this match. He was the most successful bowler of Sri Lanka.
Suryakumar Yadav was dismissed after scoring 53 runs in 44 balls. He was done LBW by symptom analysis.
Krunal Pandya was dismissed for 35 runs off 54 balls. He was clean bowled by Wanindu Hasaranga.
Deepak and Bhuvneshwar took over the innings of Team India. Both of them played carefully and led India to victory. Deepak remained unbeaten on 69 off 82 balls.
Ishaan Kishan and other players hugged Deepak Chahar.
Sri Lankan captain Dasun Shanaka looked disappointed after the defeat.