India won the first one-day match by 67 runs with Sri Lanka

In the first one-day match, India won the match by 67 runs with Sri Lanka due to the great century by Virat Kohli 113 (87). After winning this match, India leads the series by (1-0) in the three one-day matches with Sri Lanka.

Earlier, Sri Lanka won the toss and chose to bowl first thus India first batted and made a huge score of 373/5 in 50 overs due to great batting by Virat Kohli 113 (87), Rohit Sharma 83 (67), Shubham Gill 70 (60), and K.L. Rahul 39 (29). Kasun Rajitha 3/88 (10), Dasun Shanaka 1/22 (3), Dhnanjaya de Silva 1/33 (5), Dilshan Madhushanka 1/43 (6), and Chamika Karunaratne 1/54 (8) were good bowling from the Sri Lanka side. After this inning, India set a huge target of 374 runs in 50 overs for Sri Lanka to win the first one-day match.

During chasing, Sri Lanka scored 306/8 and lost this match by 67 runs with India due to great bowling by Umran Malik 3/57 (8), Mohammad Siraj 2/30 (7), Hardik Pandya 1/33 (6), Yuzvendra Chahal 1/58 (10), and Mohammad Shami 1/67 (9). Dasun Shanaka 108* (88), Pathum Nissanka 72 (80), and Dhnanjaya de Silva 47 (40) were good batting from the Sri Lanka side.

Virat Kohli (IND) 113 (87), was declared as the Player of the Match due to his great performance in batting.


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