Cricket News: India won the ODI series 2021, despite the loss in the final

Cricket News: In the three ODIs played between India and Sri Lanka, India has made this series in its favor. But in the third ODI match, Sri Lanka defeated the Indian cricket team by 3 wickets.

A series of 3 one-day matches were played between the Indian cricket team and the Sri Lankan cricket team. In which the Indian cricket team managed to win this series 2-1 on their own soil.

Where India had come out to clean sweep in the third match after defeating Sri Lanka in the first two ODIs. RELATED| India vs Sri Lanka’s 3rd ODI: Fans are demanding to exclude Pandya from the team

But the Sri Lankan team won by defeating India by 3 wickets. In the third ODI, Sri Lanka won the third and final ODI match with the help of the century partnership of Avishka Fernando and Bhanuka Rajapaksa for Sri Lanka.

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India vs Sri Lanka’s 3rd ODI – Cricket News

Let us tell you that both the teams had made many changes in the third ODI match. Even India had given place to six new players in the team in this match.

At one point in this match, rain interrupted the game, during which India scored 147 runs for the loss of 2 wickets in 23 overs. RELATED| WTC 2021 Final: Sachin Tendulkar spoke on India’s defeat and explained the reason

But when the game was resumed, the match was reduced to 47 overs. After which India lost all their wickets within 68 runs and the entire team was all out for 225 runs in 43.2 overs.

India vs Sri Lanka’s 3rd ODI Highlighted Point-

  • India lost the 3rd ODI match by 3 wickets.
  • Sri Lankan team got a target of 227 runs in 47 overs
  • Sanju Samson, playing his first international ODI in this match, scored 46 runs facing 46 balls
  • Avishka Fernando and Bhanuka Rajapaksa shared a 109-run partnership
  • Chetan Sakariya took two wonderful wickets during his bowling

In such a situation, the Sri Lankan team got a target of 227 runs in 47 overs under the Duckworth-Lewis rule. Chasing the target, Avishka Fernando and Bhanuka Rajapaksa shared a 109-run partnership for the second wicket for Sri Lanka.

India vs Sri Lanka's 3rd ODI
India vs Sri Lanka’s 3rd ODI – Cricket News

In this match, India dropped five catches from Sri Lanka, due to which Sri Lanka won the match easily. RELATED| Raj Kundra Porn APP Hotshots Case: Kundra wanted to sell 121 videos internationally for Rs 9 crore

Sri Lankan team chased the target of 227 runs for the loss of 7 wickets in 39 overs. Like India, young opener Prithvi Shaw played the highest innings of 49 runs.

Whereas Sanju Samson, playing his first international ODI in this match, scored 46 runs facing 46 balls.

Indian cricketer Suryakumar Yadav also scored 40 runs while batting well in this match. In this match, Prithvi Shaw and Sanju Samson shared a 74-run partnership for the second wicket.

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India vs Sri Lanka’s 3rd ODI – Cricket News

On behalf of Sri Lanka, leg-spinner Akila Dananjaya took three wickets for 44 runs and left-arm spinner Praveen Jayawickrama took three wickets for 59 runs, due to which the Indian team was all out.

Rahul Chahar, playing his first match for the Indian team, also showed the way to the pavilion to the England team batsmen while bowling well.

The same another fast bowler Chetan Sakariya also impressed everyone in his first match. And he took two wonderful wickets during his bowling.

But he could not make his team win. India’s Krishnappa Gautam and Hardik Pandya took one wicket each.

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