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India vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I 2009 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - India vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I 2009

Watch the highlights of India vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I 2009 - Sri Lanka tour of India 2-match Twenty20 international series of the 2nd T20I match played between Sri Lanka and India at Mohali in 12th December 2009.

India vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I 2009 Highlights
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Rapid half-centuries from Yuvraj Singh and Virender Sehwag leads to India record six-wicket victory over Sri Lanka and levelled the 2-match series with 1-1 in the second Twenty20 international.

* Yuvraj Singh celebrated his 28th birthday with his third fastest half-century as India recorded six-wicket win and level the two-match series.

* Yuvraj Singh equalled a 20-ball joint fourth fastest fifty in T20 internationals jointly with (Mohammad Ashraful vs West Indies at Johannesburg in 2007, Yuvraj Singh vs England at Cape Town in 2007).

* 211 : India recorded the highest successful run-chase in T20 international cricket history, surpassing South Africa's 208 against West Indies in the 2007 ICC World Twenty20.

* 417 : This was the second highest aggregate match in T20 international and it is also the highest between India and Sri Lanka in T20Is

* Virender Sehwag hammered a 27-ball third fastest fifty by an Indian batsman in T20 internationals.

Sri Lanka scored massive total of 206-7 in 20 overs with top scorer by Kumar Sangakkara blasted a 59 off 31-balls including 8-fours & 2-sixes with strike rate of 190.32, Chinthaka Jayasinghe cracked a 38 off 28-balls included 3-fours & a six with strike-rate of 135.71.

Sanath Jayasuriya struck 31 off 21-balls included 5-fours & a six with strike rate of 147.61 and Angelo Mathews hit a unbeaten 26 off 13-balls including 2-sixes and a four with strike-rate of 200.

India best bowler by Yuvraj Singh picked up 3-wickets, Ishanth Sharma took two-wickets and one for Yusuf Pathan.

India chased 211-4 in 20 overs with top scorer by Virender Sehwag blasted a 64 off 36-balls including 7-fours & 3-sixes with strike rate of 177.77, Yuvraj Singh 60 not out.

MS Dhoni hit 46 off 28-balls included 3-fours & 2-sixes with strike-rate of 164.28 and Gautam Gambhir 21.

Sri Lanka best bowler by Lasith Malinga and Dilhara Fernando each took one-wickets.

Yuvraj Singh named player of the match for his all-round match-winning unbeaten rapid 60-runs knocked off facing 25-balls including 5-sixes and 3-fours with strike rate of 240 and his brilliant spin bowling to picking up 3-wickets for 23-runs in 3-overs.

Kumar Sangakkara earned player of the series for his excellent batting display of contributing 137-runs including 2-fifties with average of 107.

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