Rohit Sharma's blistering double century powered India to a huge 141-run victory against Sri Lanka in the second One-Day International in Mohali on Wednesday. With this win, the series is now locked at 1-1. Chasing a mammoth 393 for victory, Sri Lanka could manage only 251 for the loss of eight wickets with Angelo Mathews top scoring for the visitors (111*). For India, Yuzvendra Chahal was the pick of the bowlers who took 3/60 in his 10 overs.
Earlier, Rohit produced a gem of an innings to notch up his third ODI double hundred and thus became the only player in the history of the game, till now, to score three double centuries. Rohit was ably supported by youngster Shreyas Iyer (88) and Shikhar Dhawan (68), which helped the hosts post a huge total on the board.
🇮🇳India: 392 for four in 50 overs (Rohit Sharma 208 not out; Thisara Perera 3/80).
🇱🇰Sri Lanka: 251 for eight in 50 overs (Angelo Mathews 111 not out; Yuzvendra Chahal 3/60).
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