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Friday, April 12, 2019

Sanath Jayasuriya 189 vs India Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Sanath Jayasuriya 189 vs India


Watch the highlights of Sanath Jayasuriya 189 vs Sri Lanka - Coca-Cola Champions Trophy triangular series of the final ODI match played between India and Sri Lanka at Sharjah in 29th October 2000.

Sri Lanka captain Sanath Jayasuriya smashed record-breaking 189 against Sri Lanka in Coca-Cola Champions Trophy Final.

Sanath Jayasuriya's 189-runs comes from 161 balls included twenty-one 4s and four 6s at a strike rate of 117 and this is the highest individual score in ODIs for Sri Lankan batsmen.

Sri Lanka scored massive 299 in 50-overs but 189 of those runs came off Jayasuriya's bat as he mercilessly plundered the Indian bowling attack to all parts of the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.

Sanath Jayasuriya became the first batsmen to score highest-ever scorer for Sri Lanka and This was second highest-scorer for India in ODI's. First recorded by Saeed Anwar 194 at Chennai in 1997.

Between India and Sri Lanka, Jayasuriya's 189 was one of the the greatest one-day knock of all time, Previous record was Sourav Ganguly 183 in 1999 World Cup.

As if Jayasuriya's 189 was not enough, the icing on the cake for Sri Lanka came in the second innings when India were all out for 54 runs only chasing 300 for victory, Sanath Jayasuriya smashed a career-best 189 as record-breaking Sri Lanka crushed India by 245 runs.