Even though the Indian team had to face defeat in the second T20 match against Sri Lanka, opener Shikhar Dhawan has broken two records of Virat Kohli in this match. Shikhar Dhawan scored 40 runs in 42 balls in the second T20 match.
During this innings, Shikhar Dhawan became the Indian cricketer to score the most runs against Sri Lanka. In this case, he broke the record of Virat Kohli. Shikhar Dhawan now has 375 runs in 10 innings of 11 matches of T20 International cricket against Sri Lanka. Whereas Virat Kohli has scored 339 runs in 6 innings of 7 matches against Sri Lanka.
At the same time, Shikhar Dhawan has left behind Virat Kohli in the matter of applying forties in T20. Shikhar Dhawan hit the Forties for the 8th time. Whereas Virat Kohli has achieved this feat seven times.