The slow over-rate also cost Sri Lanka one point from their tally of Super League points
Another dilemma would be whether to persist with Ishan Kishan or give an opportunity to Sanju Samson to make his ODI debut
India defeated Sri Lanka by three wickets with five balls to spare in a thrilling 2nd ODI match. The win helped India take 2-0 lead in the three-match series
Despite reducing India to 193/7 at one stage, Sri Lanka failed to defend 275 in the second ODI. The result helped India take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series
Chasing 276 to win, India was teetering at 193 for 7 but Chahar and Bhuvneshwar helped India record a memorable win with five balls to spare
Chahar came ahead of the more accomplished Bhuvneshwar Kumar in the batting order after India lost their six wickets for 160 runs while chasing 276
Chasing 276, India were reduced to 193 for seven before Chahar and Bhuvneshwar Kumar (19 not out) added 84 runs to seal a memorable win
Deepak Chahar hit unbeaten 69, adding 84 runs with Bhuvneshwar Kumar (19), to beat Sri Lanka and clinch series 2-0. Catch the highlights of SL vs IND, 2nd ODI here
They have won 22, lost 18 and abandoned four in 44 matches played at R. Premadasa Stadium, in Colombo
Ishan Kishan, who celebrated his 23rd birthday with a smashing 42-ball-59, said he had a fair idea about the surface
India took a 1-0 lead in the three-match ODI series after beating Sri Lanka by seven wickets on Sunday
Check match and telecast details of the second ODI cricket match between Sri Lanka and India. India lead series 1-0
Kuldeep Yadav returned with figures of 2/48 from his nine overs as India beat Sri Lanka in the first ODI by seven wickets
India mauled the hosts by seven wickets with plenty of overs to spare to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series
Prithvi Shaw hammered nine boundaries in a 24-ball 43 to set up the chase of 263. Ishan (59) and then Shikhar (86) carried team to win with 80 balls to spare
Ishan Kishan is making his ODI debut while Sanju Samson's injury is being monitored by the medical team
Shikhar Dhawan made 86, while Ishan Kishan scored 59, on debut, as India won with 80 balls to spare. Catch the highlights of SL vs IND, first ODI here
With 91 wins in 159 matches India have good record against Sri Lanka. Check out other stats, highest totals and top scorers here
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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