IND vs. SL: A player not included in the playing XI took a game-changing catch for India, Watch the video!
India has won the exciting match played between India and Sri Lanka. India won this match by 41 runs and entered the final of the Asia Cup. Sri Lanka's victory was snatched away. India won this match on the basis of strong bowling by the bowlers. India's innings ended at 213 runs. It seemed that Sri Lanka would easily complete this challenge but the team's performance changed the fate of the match.
Indian players did excellent fielding in this exciting match. The match was in Sri Lanka's hands till the end, but an outfielder took a tight catch and turned the match. This player is none other than Suryakumar. Surya was brought into the field, he took a game-changing catch by hitting a super die. Shubman Gill took the second catch.
With Dunith Vellaage and Dhananjaya de Silva in the field, Sri Lanka needed fewer runs in more balls. Both were set and were putting pressure on India with single and double runs. At one time it seemed that Sri Lanka would easily win the match. But two catches and the whole match turned upside down.
Dhananjay de Silva was caught out while attempting a big hit on Jadeja's ball. That catch was taken by Shubman Gill. After this, Surya took a brilliant catch on the ball of Hardik Pandya. Two catches turned the entire match and the Indian team reached the final.
Sri Lanka Playing XI Dasun Shanaka (captain), Pathum Nissanka, Dimuth Karunaratne, Kusal Mendis (wicketkeeper), Sadira Samarawickrama, Charith Asalanka, Dhananjay de Silva, Dunith Velez, Mahesh Thekshana, Kasun Rajitha and Mathisha Pathirana.
Team India's playing XI Rohit Sharma (captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, KL Rahul, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Siraj.