Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

V Kohli
V Kohli
56(47) 7x4 - 0x6
Control %95%
  • Productive Shot
  • cover drive
  • 21 runs
  • 4x4 - 0x6
6 4 2 3 14 13 3 11
Yuvraj Singh
Yuvraj Singh
35(18) 3x4 - 3x6
Control %68%
  • Productive Shot
  • cover drive
  • 7 runs
  • 0x4 - 1x6
5 0 4 0 8 7 4 7

Best performances - Bowlers

KMDN Kulasekara
KMDN Kulasekara
O3
M0
R21
W2
Eco7.00
RHB
OFFLEG
1W
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
1W
HH Pandya
HH Pandya
O4
M0
R26
W2
Eco6.50
RHB
OFFLEG
1W
1W
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Partnerships

Sri Lanka - Innings

6
TM Dilshan2 (3)
LD Chandimal4 (11)
9
TM Dilshan6 (3)
GSNFG Jayasuriya3 (5)
16
TM Dilshan10 (10)
CK Kapugedera1 (5)
26
AD Mathews18 (19)
CK Kapugedera8 (10)
43
CK Kapugedera19 (14)
TAM Siriwardana22 (17)
4
CK Kapugedera2 (2)
MD Shanaka1 (4)
1
CK Kapugedera0 (1)
NLTC Perera1 (1)
20
KMDN Kulasekara2 (3)
NLTC Perera16 (5)
13
KMDN Kulasekara11 (6)
PVD Chameera2 (2)

India - Innings

11
S Dhawan1 (3)
RG Sharma10 (9)
5
RG Sharma5 (5)
V Kohli0 (3)
54
SK Raina25 (26)
V Kohli29 (21)
51
Yuvraj Singh35 (18)
V Kohli15 (16)
4
V Kohli2 (2)
HH Pandya2 (4)
17*
MS Dhoni7 (4)
V Kohli10 (5)

Manhattan

Run rate graph

Worm

  • Tough batting conditions, good World T20 prep

    The Mirpur pitch, topped with a layer of grass, has tested batsmen but India have displayed impressive temperament and skill to build for the World T20

  • 'I felt my flow was back' - Yuvraj Singh

    Yuvraj Singh, whose cameo helped India beat Sri Lanka and seal their spot in the Asia Cup final, has said that his 'flow' is back

  • Seniors have not clicked - Mathews

    Sri Lanka's stand-in T20 captain Angelo Mathews has said that the seniors have not delivered, which has put their Asia Cup final chances in jeopardy

  • Kohli, bowlers put India in final

    Virat Kohli stroked his third fifty in as many T20s against Sri Lanka to send his team cruising to the Asia Cup final, after a tight bowling performance had restrained the opposition to 138 for 9

  • Ashwin lauds India's improved death bowling

    R Ashwin believes Ashish Nehra and Jasprit Bumrah's ability to swing the ball in the Powerplay and hamper the batsmen later in the innings, has given India a whole new dimension to their attack

Half-century, each time

3

No. of half-centuries for Virat Kohli against Sri Lanka in T20Is, in as many innings. His scores against them: 68, 77 and 56*.

The chasing machine

73.44

Virat Kohli's average while chasing in T20Is, before this match. He averages just 35.88 when batting first. 7 of his 12 50s have also come when chasing.

Bowlers striking everytime

13.28

Average opening stand in the 7 games of this Asia Cup. Only twice there has been an opening stand of more than 20 runs in 14 innings.

Pathetic first-half

47

Runs scored by Sri Lanka in the first ten overs - their second-lowest in T20Is when batting first. They were 43 for 7 vs SA, Cape Town, World T20 2007.

Not a good year so far

12.28

Dilshan's average in T20Is this year, including today's innings. He has scored 86 runs in 7 innings. In his last two T20Is in 2015, he made half-centuries in both.

No solid starts

10

No. of innings in this Asia Cup (main round), where the teams lost at least 2 wickets in the powerplays, including today, in 13 innings.

On the toss-winning track

3

No. of tosses won by India in recent 4 T20Is, including today. Incidentally, they had called it right only once in 13 T20Is before that.