Let’s have a fast look at India vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 Highlights happened on 20 December 2017. After the fantastic win, India was all set to play T20 against Sri Lanka. Indian Cricket team caption- Dinesh Karthik was very much confident on the fresh faces in the team. In the last ODI and test series, India has faced lot many difficulties and stumbling last few matches against Sri Lanka. At the time of toss, Dinesh Karthik stated that It’s the first time they are part of the team, and it’s the exciting time for them so they will give their 100% to win the game and surely they will use this chance to make the victory. Sri Lanka Cricket team captain- Thisara Perera stated that they had bad series, but they should take the positivity from the first match they won against India at Dharmashala and flush out the negative.
Upul Tharanga, Danushka Gunathilaka, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Angelo Mathews, Asela Gunaratne, Niroshan Dickwella(w), Thisara Perera(c), Nuwan Pradeep, Akila Dananjaya, Sachith Pathirana, Vishwa Fernando, Chaturanga de Silva, Kusal Perera, Dasun Shanaka, Dushmantha Chameera
Rohit Sharma(c), Lokesh Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni(w), Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Washington Sundar, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Siraj, Deepak Hooda, Jaydev Unadkat, Basil Thampi
India vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 Highlights
Indian cricket team is earning win day by day. It is getting more powerful and strong in all fields like batting, balling, fielding. New team players have their first experience in the cricket and they are very much positive and excited. This positivity and excitement can lead team India to win the match. On the other hand, Sri Lanka has all experienced and good players but they are facing loss in last few matches. But they are very much positive in this 1st T20 against India, inspired by the first ODI match win.
INDIA (1st INNING)
(19) Balling- Pradeep, Batting- Manish Pandey, The last bowl of the over and Pradeep missed the yorker, Manish Pandey took an advantage of the full toss ball and its a wonderful Four for India.
(18.4) Balling- Pradeep, Batting- Dhoni, MS took advantage of low full toss ball by Pradeep and placed the ball in the right way, just towards the boundaries rope.
(17.4) Balling- Perera, Batting- Dhoni, nicely done by MS Dhoni. He played late and ensured that he placed it fine.
(16.4) Balling- Chameera, Batting- Manish Pandey, Unexpected boundary by Manish Pandey. Chameera tries to bowl the yorker and ends up bowling a half-volley well outside off, Pandey hits the ball to reach boundaries.
(16.1) Balling- Chameera, Batting- Dhoni, That’s a powerful shot by MS Dhoni! A needed boundary by MS Dhoni for the team India to score good runs.
(13.3) Balling- Dananjaya, Batting- Dhoni, Slight down and hit the ball with full energy for Four.
(11.1) Balling- Dananjaya, Batting- Shreyas Iyer, He stays back and almost fetched it from the keeper’s gloves. A wonderful Four.
(10.2) Balling- Fernando, Batting- Rahul, This was an imaginative knock from Rahul, Congratulations for fifty of the partnership.
(9.3) Balling- Pradeep, Batting- Rahul, He didn’t miss this chance to make four runs by clipping it uppishly towards the fine leg region.
(7.3) Balling- Perera, Batting- Rahul, With an extraordinary energy, Rahul tackled this ball handsomely, came forward to the line and picked the ball in the air and the rest you know, it’s Four.
(7.2) Balling- Perera, Batting- Rahul, Short ball to Rahul but he tacked it in an awesome way, he was ready for it and gobbles it down. Pulled away handsomely through the deep mid-wicket region for a four.
(6) Balling- Chameera, Batting- Shreyas Iyer, Slower ball on the pads and clipped away past short fine leg and a wonderful Four run for India
(5.5) Balling- Chameera, Batting- Shreyas Iyer- back foot punch! Wow! That flew off the bat.
(4.4) Balling- Mathews, Batting- Rahul, It was too easy to pick up the ball and Rohit hits the ball very easily at 45 degrees staying down on the pad.
(3.4) Balling- Dananjaya, Batting- Rohit, back foot punch!
(3.1) Balling- Dananjaya, Batting- Rahul, It was a wonderful sweep by Rahul, sitting down to knees making Four runs.
(2.4)- Balling- Chameera, Batting- Rahul, Again bat upshots and it reached to the boundaries where there was no scope for the fielder.
(0.2)- Balling- Fernando, Battin- Rohit, Just a slight touch to bat and it gorgeously reached boundaries.
(20) Balling- Perera, Batting- Dhoni, Dhoni does what Dhoni does! Finishes off the innings with a six. Now it has become a habit, we all are used to it. Happened what all were waiting for. Awesome energetic Six by MS Dhoni.
(19) Balling- Pradeep, Batting- Manish Pandey, One more Miracle by Manish Pandey with an amazing. From no ball to Six, the story has been noted. Poor Balling by Sri Lanka and Indians are enjoying by hitting sixes.
(16.3) Balling- Chameera, Batting- Manish Pandey, OMG!! a wonderful delivery by Manish Pandey. Full toss ball, up in the air and rested in the stand. Amazingly Six runs in India’s account.
(8.5) Balling- Mathews, Batting- Rahul, A Mindblowing performance by Rahul with a short ball down onto the hips and he lifted the ball up in the air. It’s Six for India.
(14.3) Balling- Perera, Batting- Rahul, Bowled! Rahul b Perera 61(48) [4s-7 6s-1]
(12.4) Balling- Pradeep, Batting- Shreyas Iyer, Caught by Dickwella! Shreyas Iyer c Dickwella b Pradeep 24(20) [4s-3]
(5) Balling- Mathews, Batting- Rohit, Caught by Chameera!! Rohit c Chameera b Mathews 17(13) [4s-2]
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MS Dhoni Last Ball Six Video
As usual, MS Dhoni finishes the inning with his signature six. Everyone was waiting for this moment. Dhoni does what Dhoni does!!! It was a proud moment for all Indians. MS Dhoni six on the last ball is something that we are used to. If the match doesn’t end with Dhoni’s six, then it is probably a boring match. Watch the video of MS Dhoni’s last ball six video below.