India vs Sri Lanka 1st T20I, Highlights: India Beat Sri Lanka By 38 Runs To Go 1-0 Up In T20I Series
Sri Lanka vs India T20I Highlights: Four wickets from Bhuvneshwar Kumar and a half-century by Suryakumar Yadav guided India to a 38-run win in the first T20I against Sri Lanka.
India won the first T20I against Sri Lanka by 38 runs in Colombo to go 1-0 up in the three-match T20I series on Sunday. Bhuvneshwar Kumar was the star performer for India as the veteran pacer scalped four wickets and gave just 22 runs in 3.3 overs. Bhuvneshwar was also the Player of the Match for his terrific effort with the ball. Deepak Chahar got two wickets while all other Indian bowlers got one wicket apiece. For Sri Lanka, Charith Asalanka was the top scorer. He scored a quickfire 44 from just 26 balls including three fours and as many sixes. Earlier in the first innings, Sri Lankan bowlers restricted India to a decent total of 164 runs. Suryakumar Yadav scored his second T20I fifty that helped India accelerate the innings in the middle overs. The two teams will now play in the second T20I on July 27 at the same venue. (LIVE SCORECARD)
1st T20I Highlights, Sri Lanka vs India From R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
- 23:56 (IST)Good Bowling Show By India!How good were Indian bowlers in the middle today!! Bhuvneshwar Kumar was brilliant with the ball with his 4 wickets for just 22 runs. ODI series hero Suryakumar Yadav continued his form and got his second T20I fifty in this game. From Sri Lanka Charith Asalanka was the top scorer with his 46 runs off just 26 balls.That's all from Sri Lanka vs India 1st T20I blog. The action will resume on July 27 when the two teams will face-off in the second T20I match at the same venue.