Bowler Deepak Chahar shone as the batting hero for the team in India vs Sri Lanka second ODI. His outstanding 69 runs led the team to a win against the hosts at the iconic R Premadasa Stadium on July 20. To add to that, Suryakumar Yadav and his 53-runs at the 2nd India vs Sri Lanka ODI 2021 sealed the deal for India.
India Tour of Sri Lanka 2021 might have secured a win on Sunday, but things seemed tricky on Tuesday.
While chasing a good 276 runs in India vs Sri Lanka second ODI, the Indian side was off to a good start. However, the quick and successive departure of Prithvi Shaw and Ishan Kishan put the team at a spot at 39/2. Manish Pandey and Captain Shikhar Dhawan picked up from there at the India vs Sri Lanka Match with 26 runs. But the fiery Wanindu Hasaranga sent the skipper back to the stands in the 12th over.
India vs Sri Lanka second ODI was still going well for the visiting side with a half-century from Suryakumar Yadav. But his dismissal left the team stuck at 160/6. Finally, India needed sixteen runs in the last three over to win the 2nd ODI of India Tour of Sri Lanka 2021.
Deepak Chahar And Bhuvneshwar Kumar Save The Day
The partnership of Deepak Chahar and Bhuvneshwar Kumar led to an unbeaten 88-run stand that brought them India vs Sri Lanka ODI 2021 series. The duo made sure no more wickets were lost. They brought home the victory with five balls still to spare. With this win, the tour is off to a great start for India as the team already has a 2-0 lead.
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