IND vs SL India has won the first ODI series of the year by 3-0. In the third and final ODI, India won the match by 317 runs, handing Sri Lanka the biggest defeat in ODI cricket history.
In the third and last ODI match played in Thiruvananthapuram, India has made a clean sweep by registering a historic victory against Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka had a target of 391 runs to win, but in front of the Indian bowling, the Sri Lankan team never appeared in this match and could only manage 73 runs in 22 overs and India won the match by a big margin of 317 runs. Took.
This is the biggest win in ODI history, not only this, India has become the first team in the world to beat a team by more than 300 runs in ODIs. Earlier, the record for the biggest win was held by New Zealand, who beat Ireland by a margin of 290 runs.
With this historic win, India made a great start to the year by winning the 3-match series 3-0. Mohammad Siraj, who was the hero of India’s victory in bowling, took 4 wickets, while in batting, Virat Kohli and Shubman Gill took the news of Sri Lankan bowlers fiercely. Mohammad Siraj took 4, while Mohammad Shami and Kuldeep Yadav took 2-2 wickets.
Virat Kohli and Shubman Gill century
Earlier, batting after winning the toss, India scored 390 runs losing 5 wickets on the basis of Virat Kohli’s 166 off 110 balls and Shubman Gill’s 116 off 97 balls.
This was the 46th century of Virat Kohli’s ODI career. Apart from these, Shreyas Iyer played an inning of 38 runs.
For Sri Lanka, Lahiru Kumara and Kusan Rajitha took 2-2 while Chamika Karunaratne took 1 wicket. This is India’s 10th consecutive series win against Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka last tied a series 1-1 in India in 1997.