India Today – Highlights1India beat Sri Lanka by nine wickets in the first ODI2Dhawan scored an unbeaten 1323The next ODI is at Pallekele on August 24Power-packed innings from Shikhar Dhawan and skipper Virat Kohli guided India to a comfortable nine-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in their first One Day International (ODI) at the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium on Sunday.

Summary

  • Highlights1India beat Sri Lanka by nine wickets in the first ODI2Dhawan scored an unbeaten 1323The next ODI is at Pallekele on August 24Power-packed innings from Shikhar Dhawan and skipper Virat Kohli guided India to a comfortable nine-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in their first One Day International (ODI) at the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium on Sunday.
  • (Shikhar Dhawan continues golden run in Sri Lanka with 11th ODI hundred)”They just finished it in 28 overs.
  • (Virat Kohli wants Shikhar Dhawan to stay in his ‘happy zone’ and win more matches for India)The former India captain was all praise for in-form Dhawan as well, saying that he is a terrific one-day player and it’s a treat to watch him play.
  • The attack maybe mediocre but you still got to get runs on the board, still have to get runs to get a 100 and I think he has done exceptionally well,” Ganguly added.
  • In and out, dropped on overseas tour, he has found life hard when he has gone away from the sub-continent but to come back from nowhere and get those two hundreds in those three Test matches.


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