Indians again made the Sri Lankan team taste defeat in their 2nd ODI match. Bowlers from the Indian side played a crucial role in straightening their way towards a win. Sri Lankan batters failed to score a fighting total on the board this time. They were all out for just 215 runs in 39.4 overs. Only one batsman from the Sri Lankan side, Nuwanidu Fernando, made a fifty on 63 balls.
Kuldeep Yadav was chosen as the Player of the Match for his crucial 3 wickets for 51 runs in 10 overs. He smiled and said that he is happy with his comeback with strength and performance with the ball. Additionally, he worked hard on his fitness, which has helped him in finding his form back with the ball.
KL Rahul played a sensible inning of 64 not out for 103 balls and easily chased the target with the help of other batters. India achieved this total of 215 runs in 43.2 overs with six wickets down and lead the three matches ODI series by 2-0.