SL vs IND 2nd T20I Highlights: Dhananjaya De Silva Leads Sri Lanka Sri Lanka To Series-Levelling Win Over India
India vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I: Dhanajaya de Silva's 40 runs off 34 balls helped Sri Lanka win the second T20I against India by four wickets and level the three-match T20I series 1-1.
Sri Lanka beat India by four wickets in Colombo to level the three-match T20I series 1-1 on Wednesday. Dhananjaya de Silva was the star in Sri Lanka's win and was also the Player of the Match for his 40 not out off 34 balls. The hosts took the game to the last over to chase down a target of 133 runs. This was a game dominated by spinners from both sides. Sri Lanka's Akila Dhananjaya and Wanindu Hasaranga didn't let the Indian batters get a big score and later Indian spinners dominated most parts of Sri Lanka's chase. For India, Kuldeep Yadav was the top wicket-taker with two wickets while the rest got one wicket apiece. Varun Chakravarthy was the most economical bowler in the entire match as he gave just 18 runs in his 4 overs and took a one wicket. The two teams will now face off on Thursday at the same venue for the third and final T20I. (SCORECARD)
2nd T20I Highlights, Sri Lanka vs India From R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
- 00:04 (IST)Dhananjaya Leads Sri Lanka To A Thrilling Victory!What a game it was!! A complete thriller!!Spinners dominated the game in both innings but in the end, it was not enough from the Indian spinners. Dhananjaya de Silva got the innings that he was searching for a long time. He guided his team to victory with his 40 runs. From India, Kuldeep Yadav was the leading wicket-taker, his figure of 2-30 in 4 overs was looking great at one point to guide India to victory.That's all from the second T20I blog, do join us for the series decider that is the third and final T20I between the two teams that will be played on Thursday at the same venue.