1st ODI, India vs Sri Lanka: Shikhar Dhawan Smashes 11th Ton
21 August, 2017, 06:16 | Author: Regina Lloyd
Preview: Fresh from a 3-0 Test cricket series whitewash over Sri Lanka, India will aim to continue with their ruthless approach as the five-match One-Day International (ODI) series begins at the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium on Sunday.
The flurry of boundaries unleashed by Kohli and Dhawan while knocking off the last forty runs of the chase only underlined the complete dominance of India as they went 1-0 up in the five-match series.
The hosts collapsed from 139 for one and were bowled out for 216 runs, which India chased down with 21.1 overs to spare. Shikhar Dhawan additionally consolidated with Virat Kohli to raise the most astounding second-wicket association by any combine in Sri Lanka.1st ODI: Dhawan, Kohli enable India to beat Sri Lanka by nine wickets.
Team India are already preparing a roadmap for the 2019 World Cup. I told boys to forget the Test series said Upul Tharanga as a captain of the team Sri Lanka. Dhawan hit 16 fours and two sixes on his way to a brilliant century as Indian skipper Virat Kohli gave him good support from the other end.
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As for the MRF Tyres ICC ODI Player Rankings, India captain Virat Kohli goes into the series as the world's top-ranked ODI batsman with 873 points and a chance to increase his 12-point lead over Australia's David Warner. Sri Lanka have recalled all-rounders Thisara Perera and Milinda Siriwardana into the squad.
India to win the first ODI match.
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