Sri Lanka won the second T20 match by 16 runs with India

In the second high-scoring T20 match, Sri Lanka won the match by 16 runs with India due to great performance in batting and bowling. After winning this match, Sri Lanka tied the series (1-1) in the three T20 match series with India.

Earlier, India won the toss and chose to bowl first thus Sri Lanka first batted and made a very huge score of 206/6 in 20 overs due to great batting by Dasun Shanaka 56* (22), Kusal Mendis 52 (31), Charith Asalanka 37 (19), and Prabath Nissanka 33 (35). Umran Malik 3/48 (4), Axar Patel 2/24 (4), and Yuzvendra Chahal 1/30 (4) were good bowling from the Indian side. After this inning, Sri Lanka set a huge target of 207 runs in 20 overs for India to win this match.

During chasing, India scored 190/8, and lose this match by 16 runs with Sri Lanka due to good bowling by Dasun Shanaka 2/4 (1), Kasun Rajitha 2/22 (4), Dilshan Madhushanka 2/45 (4), Chamika Karunaratne 1/41 (4), and Wanindu Hasaranga 1/41 (3). Axar Patel 65 (31), Suryakumar Yadav 51 (36), and Shivam Mavi 26 (15) were good batting from the Indian side.

Dasun Shanaka (SL), 2/4 (1) & 56* (22), was declared as the Player of the Match due to his great performance in batting and bowling.

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