Thirimanne gone for 67September 03, 2017 17:55
Sri Lanka 189-4 (40 ovs) vs India | Scorecard
With 10 overs to go, Sri Lanka need to ensure that they accelerate the scoring in these Powerplay overs.
Mathews and Siriwardana can do that if they play with their heads on their shoulders.
Siriwardana is the new man at the crease and starts his innings with a single.
Bumrah bowls a no ball and that is a free hit to Mathews. But Bumrah comes back with a beautiful yorker giving Mathews no room to free his arms.
Four runs come off that over.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar comes into the attack and gets a breaktrough.
Thirimanne tries to run the ball down to third man but he only manages to play the ball onto his stumps.
Bhuvneshwar does well to break the partnership worth 122 runs and send Thirimanne back for 67.
That four runs and a wicket in the over.
The Lankans have been consistent in taking off 4 and 5 runs off Chahal and Kuldeep.
Kohli brings on Bumrah who also gives four runs an over including a wide.
The 100-run partnership comes up for Sri Lanka as Mathews gets a run down to deep square leg.
Thirimanne takes on Kuldeep, comes down the wicket but only gets a run for his effort. 2 runs come off the over as drinks are called.