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Friday, 22 December 2017 - 23:28
India wins T20 series against Sri Lanka, Mathews injured
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India beat Sri Lanka by 88 runs in the 2nd T20 International played at Indore today (22).

Batting first, India totalled 260 for 5 in their allotted 20 overs.

Rohit Sharma top scored with 118 off 43 balls with 12 fours and 10 sixes.

Lokesh Rahul Made 89 off 49 balls which included 5 fours and 8 sixes.

They added 165 runs for the 1st wicket. MS Dhoni also made 28.

Thisara Perera bagged 2 for 49.

In reply, Sri Lanka responded strongly and was on 145 for 1 after 13 overs.

However, with the dismissal of Upul Tharanga for 47 off 29 balls, Sri Lanka lost wickets at regular intervals and was bowled out for 172 off 17.2 overs.

Kusal Perera made 77 off 37 balls with 4 fours and 7 sixes.

After the match, Thisara Perera said that Angelo Mathews is injured and he would not be able to play the final game.



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