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IND vs SL: Can Sri Lanka avoid complete white wash?

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Team India is clashing against Sri Lanka in the third and final T20 International of the three match T20 series.

Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bat first. Team India managed to restrict Sri Lanka on the score of 146 at the loss of 5 wickets.

Dasun Shanaka smashed an unbeaten and crucial 74 runs of just 38 balls and helped his side reach a respectable total.

Avesh Khan grabbed the most Wickets for Team India and finished his spell with 2 wickets for 23 runs in four over.

Can Sri Lanka avoid whitewash

Mohammed Siraj dismissed in Gunathilaka in the first over itself on a golden duck and gave Sri Lanka their first blow on the score of 1.

This was not the worst part yet, Avesh Khan dismissed Nissanka on the score of 1 in the very next over and gave Indian their second Wicket.

Dasun Shanaka
credit: ICC/twitter

Avesh Khan striked again and this time he dismissed Asalanka in his very next over and gave the Lankan Lions their third blow.

Lankan Lions lost their top three batsmen on the score of 11 by the fourth over itself and were on backfoot now.

This was not done as Sri Lanka lost another wicket in the 9th over and on the score of 29 to Ravi Bishnoi and he dismissed Liyanage on the score of 9 of 19 balls.

The sole fighter from Sri Lankan side was Dasun Shanaka who smashed an Crucial half century for his side.

Ravi Bishnoi
credit: ICC/twitter

He scored an unbeaten 74 of just 38 balls and helped his side reach a respectable total of 146 runs.

Sri Lanka now have a chance to fight back and try to avoid a complete white wash against Team India in the T20 series.

It is a hard thing to defend such a low score against a Indian batting line-up but they have to try their best.

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Multi-media Journalist, Nikhil works as a Sub-Editor at The Vocal News. A sports enthusiast, who loves to follow and write about sports - Cricket, Football, Tennis, WWE, and many others. He is also a Movie cum Sports enthusiast and enjoys music. He has done Graduation in Journalism and Mass Communication from Chaudhary Charan Singh University.

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