Shikhar Dhawan slams ton, Axar Patel marks successful comeback as India pile on Sri Lanka's agony

FirstCricket Staff, Aug, 20 2017
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    The celebrations continued in the Indian camp as visitors beat hosts by 9 wickets to take 1-0 lead in the 5-match series. AP

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    Niroshan Dickwella provided an ideal platform for Sri Lanka as he slammed 64 runs off 74 balls. AP

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    But then Indian celebrations were a common sight as Sri Lanka slumped from 139/1 to 216/10. AP

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    Former Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews lost all his partners and remained unbeaten on 36. AP

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    Axar Patel marked a successful comeback in Indian colours scalping three wickets at an economy of 3.40. AP

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    India's Rohit Sharma leaves the ground after Chamara Kapugedera run him out for a paltry 4. AP

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    India's captain Virat Kohli plays a shot, his love affair with chases continued as he remained unbeaten on 82. AP

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    India's Shikhar Dhawan raises his bat and helmet to celebrate his 11th ODI century. AP




Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 4493 125
2 South Africa 3767 111
3 England 4497 105
4 New Zealand 3114 97
5 Australia 3294 97
Rank Team Points Rating
1 South Africa 6386 120
2 India 6379 120
3 Australia 5948 114
4 England 6156 114
5 New Zealand 5432 111
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 2843 124
2 New Zealand 1925 120
3 West Indies 2395 120
4 England 2029 119
5 India 2965 119