Touring Indian team under the captaincy of Virat Kohli made a magnificent win over Sri Lanka in Colombo with 168-run win. Sri Lanka’s young cricket team is performing at normal space and can’t be a match to these giant Titans on the field. Young Sri Lanka batsmen showed their beautiful shots but didn’t last to perform their task.
India came to bat first and the visitors made 375 for 5 in their 50 overs. Lost their early wicket but then came the 200+ partnership between Rohit and Kohli made the Sri Lanka team to think about their bowling performance. Then came the MS Dhoni innings where he made 49 not out and took India to its 300 score with his 300th ODI Appearance where Dhoni registered it as the sixth Indian to get to 300 ODIs following Tendulkar, Azharuddin, Dravid, Ganguly and Yuvraj
Mean while Sri Lanka Skipper Lasith Malinga took his 300th ODI wicket with Virat kohli’s dismissal.
Sri Lanka were all out for 207/10 in 42.4 overs.
The next ODI between India and Sri Lanka posts a question. Will this match decide a white wash for Sri Lanka in their own soil. But the Sri Lanka youngsters can turn the table in style and can give a surprise to India.