New Delhi: Team India, playing their first match under the captaincy of Shikhar Dhawan, defeated Sri Lanka by 7 wickets in the first ODI. In this match, all the batsmen of Team India showed a wonderful game. Team India chasing 262 runs won this match by losing just 3 wickets.
batsmen did wonders
Team India, chasing the target of 263 runs given by Sri Lanka, showed a great game. Prithvi Shaw, who came out to open, played a quick innings of 43 runs in 24 balls. Apart from this, captain Shikhar Dhawan played an innings of 86 not out. Apart from this, Ishan Kishan scored 59 runs. While Suryakumar Yadav scored 31 not out. With this, India has gone 1-0 ahead in this series.
bowlers did wonders
If we talk about the match, after the end of 50 overs, Sri Lanka’s team has scored 262 runs for the loss of 9 wickets. The Indian bowlers have bowled brilliantly in this match and have not given much chance to the Sri Lankan batsmen to settle down. Kuldeep Yadav, Deepak Chahar and Yuzvendra Chahal took 2-2 wickets for India. At the same time, Krunal Pandya and Hardik Pandya took one wicket each.
India took the lead
Team India, who won this match by 7 wickets, took a 1-0 lead in the 3-match series. The second match of the series will be played on July 20 at this ground. Let us tell you that since 2012, India has not lost to Sri Lanka in any series even once. At the same time, under the captaincy of Virat Kohli, a senior Indian team is preparing for a 5-match Test series against England.