In the ongoing 3rd ODI between India and Sri Lanka at Greenfield International Stadium in Thiruvananthapuram. Virat Kohli’s massive knock helped Team India to a massive total of 390/5 against Sri Lanka. At 166* off 110 balls, Kohli reached his 46th ODI century and remained unbeaten. Along with him, Shubman Gill also registered 116 runs off 97 balls and hit his second ODI century.
Additionally, Rohit Sharma, the team’s captain, scored 42 runs off 49 balls. Lahiru Kumara, Kasun Rajitha, and Chamika Karunaratne all took two wickets each for Sri Lanka.
This is the highest score at this stadium in any format, both International and domestic.
Additionally, this is Virat Kohli’s 50th ODI match against Sri Lanka. Virat Kohli ended up being “not-out” and scored 166* runs which included 8 sixes and this is the highest ever by Virat Kohli as Virat is generally known for striking down the ground than playing over the ropes. This amazing innings by Virat in the 3rd ODI has registered his second highest ODI score, the first one being 183 runs against Pakistan
After losing the first two games, Sri Lanka would like to restore its honour.
India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma (c), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (w), Suryakumar Yadav, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj