Match Highlights📹 https://goo.gl/Wgq0vj
🔰R Sharma 3.5/5: Got his side to a rock solid start, scoring 78 in 138 run opening stand with Dhawan.
🔰S Dhawan 4/5: Was the rock around which the Indians built their innings, scoring a fluent century.
🔰V Kohli 0/5: Got out for a duck.
🔰Y Singh 0.5/5: Looked extremely uncomfortable during his stay at the crease, and was eventually put out of his misery for a single digit score.
🔰MS Dhoni 3.5/5: Came in to bat after a period where his side had lost a couple of wickets, but rebuilt well with Dhawan and guided India to a big total, scoring a good half century.
🔰H Pandya 0.5/5: Failed with bat and ball in a sorely disappointing performance, where he leaked runs with the ball.
🔰K Jadhav 3.5/5: Applied the finishing touches to the innings with a quickfire cameo.
🔰R Jadeja 0/5: Wasn’t required with the bat, but was taken a part by the Sri Lankan batsmen, going at nearly 9 an over.
🔰B Kumar 2.5/5: Was his side’s best bowler, bowling tight lines and lengths as well as picking up a wicket.
🔰U Yadav 0.5/5: Was off radar with an expensive bowling performance which lacked discipline.
🔰J Bumrah 2/5: Was inexpensive, but didn’t look threatening at any point in the game.
🔰N Dickwella 0.5/5: Looked scratch during his brief stay at the crease, scoring 7 runs.
🔰D Gunathilaka 3.5/5: Demonstrated great maturity in his partnership with K Mendis enroute to a well crafted half century. Was also economical with the ball.
🔰K Mendis 4/5: Was his side’s best batsman, falling just short of his century, inspiring them to chase down a huge total.
🔰K Perera 3.5/5: Came to the crease with a lot of inte2nt an played an aggressive knock before retiring hurt a couple of runs before his half century.
🔰A Mathews 4/5: Went out to bat with a lot of intent and made sure Sri Lanka managed to take home a game which nobody thought was theirs, with a classy unbeaten half century.
🔰A Gunaratne 3.5/5: Supported his skipper very well towards the end, ensuring there were no hiccups. Was also good with the ball, picking up the wicket of Y Singh
🔰D Chandimal: N/A
🔰T Perera 2.5/5: Was decent with the ball, going at an economy of 6 as well as picking up the wicket of Dhoni in his last over.
🔰S Lakmal 1.5/5: Was expensive up front but managed to pull it back towards the end claiming the wicket of the dangerous H Pandya.
🔰L Malinga 2.5/5: Went at an economy of 7 but managed to send both openers back to the hut after it looked like they weren’t going to get out.
🔰N Pradeep 1.5/5: Was Sri Lanka’s most expensive bowler, but got the prized scalp of V Kohli.