Sri Lanka opt to bowl against unchanged India

India striked early by sending Niroshan Dickwella back to the pavillion

108 runs scored by Rohit only in boundaries today (12 fours, 10 sixes) in a total of 118.

1- Rohit Sharma's 10 sixes in this innings is the most by a captain in a T20I match.

India, who lead the three-match series 2-0, finished on 260-5, with Sri Lanka only managing 172-9 in reply.

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Sharma is the only global player to score more than one double ton in one-day matches. He was well supported by other opener KL Rahul and the duo stiched a 165-run partnership for the first wicket. Kusal Perera top-scored with 77 runs while Indian leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal claimed four wickets.

Wrist spinners Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav shared seven wickets each as India achieved their 16th series win - across all three formats - at home since November 2015.

Indore: Rohit Sharma scored the joint fastest T20I hundred in their second match against Sri Lanka at the Holkar Cricket Stadium, here on Friday. With the Indian batsman in hot form, the Lankan bowlers wouldn't like to get hammered the same way they were at Cuttack. The stand-in captain's century came off just 35 balls, equalling the world record that was until Friday exclusively in the name of South Africa's David Miller.

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The in-form batsman had recently scored his third one day global double ton against Sri Lanka in Mohali. Hardik Pandya played an explosive cameo hitting a six and a four before getting out on the third delivery he faced at 10 runs. During his innings Rahul hit five boundaries and eight sixes.

Hello and welcome to's Liveblog of India vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I.

Except the lone victory at Dharamsala One Day International (ODI), Sri Lanka's tour to India has been full of disappointment and woes for the Visitors as following the two back-to-back defeats in ODI and Test series, Islanders now may face another fate with same outcomes in T20Is. The Indian batsmen have made merry against a toothless attack.

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