India vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I Highlights: Sri Lanka clinch low-scoring thriller to level series
Dhananjaya de Silva and Chamika Karunaratne held their nerves in a low-scoring chase as Sri Lanka clinched a four-wicket win against India to level the T20I series 1-1. Chasing 133 for victory, Sri Lanka crossed the finish line with 2 balls to spare. Stay updated with Times of India to get all the live cricket score updates, scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary of the second T20I match between Sri Lanka and India.
Match in a nutshell!
Dhananjaya de Silva hit an unbeaten 40 as Sri Lanka defeated India by four wickets in the Covid-19 delayed second Twenty20 international to level the series at 1-1 on Wednesday. Chasing 133 for victory, Sri Lanka depended on an unbeaten 28-run seventh-wicket partnership between De Silva and Chamika Karunaratne, who made 12, to achieve their target with two balls to spare in Colombo. Earlier, India posted 132-5 after they fielded four debutants following virus positive Krunal Pandya and eight of his close contacts forced to sit out the game, which was postponed hours before the scheduled start on Tuesday. The third and deciding T20 is on Thursday at the same venue.
Sri Lanka 113/6 after 18 overs | Need 20 runs to win off 12 balls
0 W 1 1 4 2 – Eight runs and a wicket in the 18th over from Chetan Sakariya. Bhuvneshwar Kumar comes in to bowl the penultimate over of the innings.
Sri Lanka won the 2nd and the 20th Sri Lanka has leveled the T20 series by winning, now it has to be seen in the last 20 who will win.