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India vs Sri Lanka 2020 2nd T20I

Sri Lanka 142/9 (20.0 ov)
India 144/3 (17.3 ov)
India won by 7 wickets
Player of the match: Navdeep Saini
Batting
R
B
4s
6s
SR
30
17
1
2
176.47
1
1
0
0
100
Bowling
OV
M
R
W
ECO
3.3
0
30
1
8.57
4
0
41
0
10.25
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Right, that's it from us here at Sportskeeda! Do join us on the 10th of January as India look to seal the series at Pune! Hope you enjoyed our coverage and do stay tuned to Sportskeeda for all the latest news, scores and updates from the world of cricket. 

Till then, this is Shashwat Kumar signing off! Goodbye and goodnight!
India take a 1-0 lead in the series!
India produced a clinical performance with both bat and ball as they cruised to victory against a listless Sri Lankan side. The hosts, in pursuit of 143, never looked ruffled and rode on a wonderful opening partnership, wherein Rahul scored 45 to set the platform for a comfortable chase. 
Earlier in the evening, Saini, Shardul and Kuldeep had fulfilled their tasks to perfection to restrict the Islanders to a below-par total of 142. 

For the visitors, there were a few promising signs, although they only flickered without ever threatening to morph into a raging fire. For a while, Avishka Fernando looked good at the crease whereas Kusal also showcased decent hitting pedigree before he tried a shot too many. 
On the bowling front, Hasaranga strengthened his burgeoning reputations while the others left an awful lot to be desired. 
Kohli finishes it off in style!
Kohli lines up a short delivery and absolutely laces it into the stands over long-leg. What a stunning shot to finish the game and India have achieved the target at a canter, with 15 balls to spare.
17.3 SIX! Lahiru Kumara to Virat Kohli. Short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, well timed in the air under control over fine leg for 6 runs.
17.2 Lahiru Kumara to Rishabh Pant. Short, down leg side on the back foot pulling, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Gunathilaka.
Well, India might have to wait for it! 
Shreyas decides to bring out the pull and looks for the glory shot for six. However, the short delivery rushes onto him and he only manages a top edge that is pouched safely on the deep square leg fence by Shanaka.
17.1 OUT! Caught. Lahiru Kumara to Shreyas Iyer. Short, outside off stump on the back foot hooking, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to deep square leg, by Shanaka.
Right, so India require 6 runs from 3 overs. Can they finish the deal in the 18th over?
Over 17 | Summary: 4 2 6 2 1 1 Bowler: L Malinga IND: 137/2(RR 8.06)
16.6 Lasith Malinga to Shreyas Iyer. Off cutter back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot working, to mid wicket for 1 run.
16.5 Lasith Malinga to Virat Kohli. Half volley, middle stump on the front foot working, to deep mid wicket for 1 run.
16.4 Lasith Malinga to Virat Kohli. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, inside edge to deep mid wicket for 2 runs.
Virat gets his first six! 
Malinga digs one into the wicket but Kohli is up to the task. He gets in line of the delivery and then hooks it over square leg for six. 
16.3 SIX! Lasith Malinga to Virat Kohli. Short, outside off stump on the back foot hooking, well timed in the air under control over deep backward square leg for 6 runs. That is Kohli at his best. This is a shot that will come in very useful for him in Australia where there is lots of pace and bounce. All the way for six to cause delirium in the stands.
16.2 Lasith Malinga to Virat Kohli. Short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, well timed to deep square leg for 2 runs, run save by Gunathilaka.
Virat gets in on the act!
Malinga bowls a slower delivery but Kohli has read it like a book. He waits for the delivery and then just helps the ball past fine leg for four.
16.1 FOUR! Lasith Malinga to Virat Kohli. Off cutter short, outside off stump on the front foot pulling, well timed past fine leg for 4 runs.
Shreyas finishes the over with a six!
Shreyas makes the most of another length delivery and deposits it well over the long on fence. In fact, it hits the roof and drops back into the stands. Gigantic strike by Shreyas and perhaps, the most decisive as well. 22 required off 24 balls now.
Over 16 | Summary: 1 4 1 1 4 6 Bowler: W Hasaranga IND: 121/2(RR 7.56)
15.6 SIX! Wanindu Hasaranga to Shreyas Iyer. Leg spinner length ball, middle stump on the front foot driving, well timed in the air under control over long on for 6 runs.
Another boundary for Shreyas! 
Hasaranga bowls a length delivery on the stumps and Shreyas muscles it between mid-wicket and long on for four. 
15.5 FOUR! Wanindu Hasaranga to Shreyas Iyer. Googly length ball, outside off stump on the front foot slog sweeping, well timed past long on for 4 runs.
15.4 Wanindu Hasaranga to Virat Kohli. Slider length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to long off for 1 run, fielded by Gunathilaka.
15.3 Wanindu Hasaranga to Shreyas Iyer. Leg spinner back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Fernando.
Shreyas breaks the shackles!
Hasaranga over-pitches slightly and Shreyas mauls it over the bowler's head for a much-needed boundary.
15.2 FOUR! Wanindu Hasaranga to Shreyas Iyer. Leg spinner half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed in the air under control past long off for 4 runs.
15.1 Wanindu Hasaranga to Virat Kohli. Leg spinner length ball, outside off stump on the front foot slog sweeping, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Shanaka.
Hasaranga is back into the attack!
Over 15 | Summary: . 1 1 1 1 1 Bowler: D Shanaka IND: 104/2(RR 6.93)
14.6 Dasun Shanaka to Virat Kohli. Length ball, outside off stump moves in front working, to mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Gunathilaka.