Sri Lanka vs India 2nd ODI:
India defeated Sri Lanka by 3 wickets in Sri Lanka vs India 2nd ODI held on July, 20 at R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo and took the lead of 2-0 in 3 match ODI series.
Sri Lanka set the target of 275 runs in 50 overs with the fall of 9 wickets.
India achieved thrilling victory by hitting the score of 277 runs in 49.1 overs with the fall of 7 wickets.
Here are some important stats and records created in Sri Lanka vs India 2nd ODI
Important stats and records related to Sri Lanka and India ,made in Sri Lanka vs India 2nd ODI:
India achieved victory over Sri Lanka in ODI match for 10th consecutive time. Last time, in 2012 Sri Lanka won an ODI match against India.
It happened for ninth consecutive time that India defeated Sri Lanka bilateral ODI series. The last time Sri Lanka defeated India in an ODI series in 1997.After that India have registered victory in 10 out of 12 bilateral series and two series resulted into draw. .
Up till now India has achieved victory in 11 consecutive bilateral series in all three formats of the game against Sri Lanka. The last time it happened in 2008 that Sri Lanka achieved victory in bilateral series against India.
It happened for third consecutive time that Sri Lanka hit 260+ runs against India. Previously 260+ score were made in two matches of ODI series 2021 and third in match of World Cup 2019.
In this match, India was unable to grab any wicket in the first ten overs. Since 2020, India has shown worst bowling average of 122.14 and strike rate of 120 in the first 10 overs in ODI match.
In this match openers of host team, shared the partnership of 77 runs. The last time it happened in 2017 that openers of Sri Lana shared the partnership of 50+ runs against India in ODIs.
Records made by Deepak Chahar in Sri Lanka vs India 2nd ODI:
Deepak Chahar achieved the feat of becoming the second Indian player who has scored half century in an ODI at number 8 while playing against Sri Lanka. Ravindra Jadeja smashed 60 ODI runs while playing against the Sri Lanka at number 8 on in 2009.
Deepak Chahar reached the milestone of becoming the first Indian batsman who smashed half-century at number 8 in a successful chase in ODI match. He smashed 69 runs in this match and this is highest score by an Indian at number 8 or lower. He surpassed Bhuvneshwar Kumar who has smashed 53 runs while batting at 9th number against Sri Lanka.
Score made by Chahar is second-highest score for an Indian player appearing at number 8 in ODIs. Ravindra Jadeja scored 77 ODI runs while playing against New Zealand and he is on the top position in this regard.
Partnership of Deepak Chahar and Bhuvneshwar Kumar became second highest 8th wicket partnership by Indian players in ODI match with 84 runs.
Since 2009, Chahar is the first Indian who smashed half-century as well as picked 2 or more wickets in an ODI against Sri Lanka. In 2009, Yuvraj Singh smashed 73 runs and took 2 wickets, giving away 39 runs in Colombo ODI.
Hardik Pandya is last Indian player who picked two or more wickets and scored half-century in an ODI. He smashed 83 runs and picked 2 wickets while playing against Australia.