Deepak Chahar arose as India’s improbable saint with the bat as the quick bowler hit an unbeaten 69 to help the guests weapon down a 276-run focus in a spine chiller in the second ODI of a 3-match series against Sri Lanka in Colombo on Tuesday.
Deepak and Bhuvneshwar Kumar concocted an unbeaten 84-run represent the eighth wicket as India recuperated from 193 for 7 to pull of a shocking success. India have taken a fantastic 2-0 lead in the 3-match series and expanded their triumphant disagreement Sri Lanka that traces all the way back to 2012. This was additionally India’s tenth progressive win over Sri Lanka in Sri Lanka in 10 ODIs.
Sri Lanka versus India, second ODI Highllights
Before Tuesday, Deepak Chahar’s most noteworthy ODI score was only 12 and he had just List A fifty however the Chennai Super Kings bowler looked without a care in the world even as the asking rate contacted 6 with just 3 wickets taken care of. Deepak and Bhuvneshwar were in no rush when they held hands after India lost Krunal Pandya, who hit a battling 35.
On account of Suryakumar Yadav’s quickfire 53 from 44 balls, Chahar and Bhuvneshwar didn’t feel the scoreboard pressure. The two tail-enders never lost their self-restraint as they assaulted with alert and took India past the end goal.
Deepak Chahar, in a blessing from heaven second, hit the triumphant runs with a big cheese.
Prior in the day, India got off to a helpless beginning as they lost opener Prithvi Shaw and one-down Ishan Kishan early. Chief Shikhar Dhawan was fixed by Wanidu Hasaranga who got done with figures of 3/37, conveying Sri Lanka’s expectations without any assistance with the ball.
New-ball burdens proceed for India
In the main innings, another late appearance from Chamika Karunaratne helped Sri Lanka push their absolute to a decent 275 for 9 out of 50 overs. Karunartne’s appearance had helped Sri Lanka post 262 in the primary ODI on Sunday yet this time the all-rounder hit 5 limits for his 33-ball 44 not out to rebuff India at the demise indeed.
India’s battles to hit with the new ball was as Sri Lanka added 77 for the principal wicket in 13.2 overs. Bhuvneshwar and Deepak battled to strike early by and by as both Avishka Fernando Minod Bhanuka pursued the two bowlers.
India indeed made their first leap forward in the series through Yuzvendra Chahal, who got the wicket of Bhanuka in the fourteenth over. Chahal struck in the exceptionally next ball, sending Bhanuka Rajapaksa for 0 with a sublime variety.
Yuzvendra Chahal sparkles with 3-wicket pull
In any case, Avishka and Dhananjaya de Silva attempted to safeguard the innings with a consistent 47-run stand. Exactly when Avishka got to his fifty and was hoping to push on, Bhuvneshwar struck in his second spell, remvoing the opener for 50.
It was Charith Asalanka who top-scored for Sri Lanka as the right-hander played a wonderfully paced thump in the center request. With 6 limits, Asalanka hit 66 off 68 balls before Karunaratne’s late appearance.
Yuvencra Chahal added one more to his count by eliminating chief Dasun Shanaka for 16 yet his kindred spinners Kuldeep Yadav and Krunal Pandya didn’t get wickets in the center overs, permitting Asalanka to keep the scoreboard moving in the center overs.
Chahal completed his quantity of overs with figures of 3 for 50 while Bhuvneshwar and Deepak Chahar divided 5 wickets among them in spite of not hitting with the new ball