New Delhi: The three-match T20 series between India and Sri Lanka has started. In the first match, young players Prithvi Shaw and Varun Chakravarthy made their debut in T20 cricket. Prithvi Shaw was expected to perform brilliantly, but he made an unwanted record in this match.
Prithvi Shaw out on the first ball of his debut
Prithvi Shaw, who is in excellent form, failed miserably in the first T20 match against Sri Lanka and has also recorded an embarrassing record in his name. Prithvi could not score a single run in this match and he got out on zero and returned to the dugout. Shaw returned to the pavilion on the very first ball of his debut match.
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Shaw became the second Indian player to make this embarrassing record
Prithvi Shaw got a golden duck in his debut T20 match. Prithvi has become the second player from India to get a golden duck in a debut match. Earlier this has happened with KL Rahul as well. KL Rahul was also dismissed for zero in his debut T20 match.
Sri Lanka got the target of 165 runs
The first match of the three-match T20 series between India and Sri Lanka is being played at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Sri Lanka won the toss and decided to bowl first. Coming to bat first, T India scored 164 runs in 20 overs losing 5 wickets. In this match, Suryakumar Yadav played the highest innings of 50 runs for India. At the same time, captain Shikhar Dhawan scored 46 runs. Sri Lanka need 165 runs to win.