Team India will face Sri Lanka in the second match of the three-match ODI series at Eden Gardens, Kolkata. The Indian team has got a target of 216 runs to win the Kolkata ODI. At present, Team India is struggling by losing 5 wickets for 165 runs in 35 overs. In the first innings, Indian all-rounder Akshar Patel took an extraordinary catch of Chamika Karunaratnar off Umran Malik.
Apart from Indian captain Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill and Virat Kohli returned to the pavilion very cheaply. Rohit Sharma scored 17 runs off 21 balls. While Shubman Gill played an inning of 21 runs in 12 balls. Apart from this, Virat Kohli was able to score only 4 runs in 9 balls. Earlier, the Indian bowlers bundled out Dasun Shanaka’s team for just 215 runs.
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A video of Kolkata ODI match is becoming increasingly viral on social media. Actually, this video going viral on social media is during the Sri Lankan innings. In the video shared by BCCI, Akshar Patel took a brilliant catch of Chamak Karunaratne off Umran Malik. Everyone was surprised after this catch.
BCCI has shared this video with its official Twitter handle. However, this catch of Akshar Patel is becoming very viral on social media. At the same time, cricket fans are continuously giving their feedback by commenting.
Taken at a Screaming Point!@akshar2026In the safe hands of Karunaratne sends packing.
– Star Sports (@StarSportsIndia) January 12, 2023
Earlier, after winning the toss, Sri Lankan captain Dasun Shanaka decided to bat first, however the entire Sri Lankan team was bundled out for just 215 runs in 39.4 overs. In this way, India has got a target of 216 runs to win the match.
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Mohammad Siraj and Kuldeep Yadav took maximum 3 wickets for India. Mohammad Siraj dismissed 3 players for 30 runs in 5.4 overs. While Kuldeep Yadav made 3 players his victim by giving 51 runs in 10 overs. Apart from this, Umran Malik got 2 successes. At the same time, Akshar Patel got only one wicket.