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India vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI 2005 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - India vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI 2005


Watch the highlights of India vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI 2005 - Sri Lanka tour of India 7-match one-day international series of the 2nd ODI match played between Sri Lanka and India at Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali in 28th October 2005.

India vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI 2005 Highlights
Irfan Pathan celebrates after dismissing Kumar Sangakkara © AFP

Irfan Pathan's four-for before Sachin Tendulkar's unbeaten half-century steers to India's record eight-wicket victory over Sri Lanka and wrap up 2-0 lead in a one-sided game of the second ODI.

Match Stats :
  • India chased 123 was their tenth lowest successful run-chase in One-day international and It is their third lowest chase against Sri Lanka in ODIs.
  • Sri Lanka's 122 was their fourth lowest score in the completed innings against India in One-day internationals.
  • India's 178-balls spare was their third largest victory by terms of balls remaining in One-day internationals and it is their biggest victory against Sri Lanka in ODIs, previous biggest win by 170-balls remaining at Sharjah in 1984.
  • Irfan Pathan's 4 for 37 was his third best bowling performance for India in One-day internationals.

Sri Lanka scored 122 for all-out in 35.4 overs with top scorer by Kumar Sangakkara struck 27 off 31-balls including 4-fours, Upul Chandana 19 not out, Farveez Maharoof 18, Russel Arnold 15 and Muttiah Muralitharan 15.

India best bowler by Irfan Pathan 4-37, Harbhajan Singh, Jai Prakash Yadav both took 2-wickets and one for Ajit Agarkar.

India chased 123-2 in 20.2 overs with top scorer by Sachin Tendulkar cracked a unbeaten 67 off 69-balls including 11-fours and Virender Sehwag blasted a 38 off 29-balls included 5-fours & a six with strike rate of 131.03.

Sri Lanka best bowler by Farveez Maharoof and Muttiah Muralitharan both took one-wickets.

Irfan Pathan named Player of the match for his brilliant bowling performance to claimed a 4-wickets for 37-runs in 8-overs.