09:58 PM, 25-Jul-2021
10 runs in the first over
10 runs in the first over… Avishka Fernando 7 and Minod Bhanuka are present at the crease after scoring 1 run.
09:55 PM, 25-Jul-2021
Sri Lanka’s batting begins
Sri Lanka’s batting has started in reply to India’s 164 runs. Avishka Fernando and Minod Bhanuka have come out to bat for the hosts. At the same time, Bhuvneshwar Kumar is bowling the first over for India.
09:42 PM, 25-Jul-2021
India set target of 165 runs for Sri Lanka
India has set a target of 165 runs to win against Sri Lanka in the first T20 match. Batting first after losing the toss, India scored 164 runs in the allotted 20 overs. Suryakumar Yadav (50) and captain Shikhar Dhawan scored 46 runs for Team India. On the other hand, Dushmantha Chamira and Vanindu Hasaranga took 2 wickets each while Chamika Karunaratne had to be content with one wicket for Sri Lanka.
09:36 PM, 25-Jul-2021
India score 155/5 after 19 overs
After 19 overs, India’s score is 155/5. Krunal Pandya 1 and Ishan Kishan are unbeaten on 14 runs.
09:35 PM, 25-Jul-2021
Half of India’s team returned to the pavilion
India got the fifth blow in the form of Hardik Pandya (10) on the fourth ball of the 19th over. Dushmantha Chamira sent him to the pavilion by getting him caught behind the wicket.
09:30 PM, 25-Jul-2021
10 runs came in India’s account in the 18th over
In the 18th over, 10 runs came in India’s account. Score 147/4
09:28 PM, 25-Jul-2021
India score 137/4 after 17 overs
After 17 overs, India’s score is 137/4. Hardik Pandya 4 and Ishan Kishan are unbeaten on 5 runs.
09:19 PM, 25-Jul-2021
India got the fourth blow, Suryakumar Yadav got out after playing a half-century innings
Suryakumar Yadav completed his half-century with a six on the first ball of the 16th over. He hit fifty in 33 balls with the help of five fours and two sixes. He was out on the very next ball. He was caught by Vanindu Hasaranga at the hands of substitute player Ramesh Mendis.
09:17 PM, 25-Jul-2021
India score 121/3 after 15 overs
After 15 overs, India’s score is 121/3. Suryakumar Yadav is playing 44 runs while Hardik Pandya is yet to open the account.
09:11 PM, 25-Jul-2021
Dhawan misses half century
On the first ball of the 15th over, Chamika Karunaratne walked off Shikhar Dhawan by getting caught by Ashen Bandara. Dhawan missed this round by a half-century. He scored 46 runs in 36 balls with the help of four fours and a six. For the third wicket, there was a 62-run partnership between Dhawan and Suryakumar.
09:09 PM, 25-Jul-2021
India’s score after 14 overs is 113/2
After 14 overs, India’s score is 113/2. Shikhar Dhawan 46 and Suryakumar Yadav are unbeaten on 37 runs.
09:02 PM, 25-Jul-2021
India’s score crosses 100
With Dhawan’s four on the 12th fifth ball, India has taken the score beyond 100. After 12 overs, India’s score is 101/2. Shikhar Dhawan 41 and Suryakumar Yadav are playing after scoring 30 runs.
08:57 PM, 25-Jul-2021
India score 78/2 after 10 overs
After 10 overs, India’s score is 78/2. Shikhar Dhawan 27 and Suryakumar Yadav are unbeaten on 22 runs.
08:50 PM, 25-Jul-2021
India score 70/2 after 9 overs
After 9 overs, India’s score is 70/2. Shikhar Dhawan 26 and Suryakumar Yadav are unbeaten on 15.
08:42 PM, 25-Jul-2021
India’s score 55/2 after seven overs
After seven overs, India’s score is 55/2. Shikhar Dhawan 23 and Suryakumar Yadav are unbeaten on 3 runs.