Team India gave its fans a great Sunday with a historic clean sweep against . Sri Lanka in the three-match ODI series. The Rohit Sharma-led side wrote a new chapter in cricket history with a mammoth 317-run win in . The third and final ODI at the Greenfield International Stadium in Thiruvananthapuram. It was a memorable day for Virat Kohli as he brought up his 46th ODI century and guided Team India to a total of 390/5.. The target as Mohammad Siraj stood like a wall and took four wickets as the visitors were bowled out for 73 runs.
On the brink of victory, Team India tried a new bowling option and brought in Shreyas Iyer to bowl in the 18th over. Iyer’s spinning delivery took . Virat Kohli completely by surprise as he stood at slip and gave a surprising reaction.
Shreyas Iyer’s bowling spin and Virat Kohli’s surprise turn around so much.
PS- He bowls both leg and . Off spin #INDvSL #shreyaslyer #indvslodi pic.twitter.com/L1OJBcRotd
— John Kumar (@jhonkumar527) January 15, 2023
Iyer turned out to be a good option as he conceded 2 runs in his over.
Coming into the match. Virat Kohli lit the dead rubber with an epic 166 not out, his third century in four innings. As India demolished a clueless . Sri Lanka with a 317-run victory in the third ODI in Thiruvananthapuram. on sunday.
Skipper Rohit Sharma (42 off 49) and . . Kohli (166 not out off 110 balls) took India to 390 for five in his 46th innings. 50-over format.
Sri Lanka succumbed to the high-quality fast bowling of Mohammed Siraj. Who struck four times in 10 overs to shut the door on the opposition. Sri Lanka were bowled out for 73 runs in 22 overs, highlighting the gap between the two teams.