12:50 GMT: Start of play for the day
Hello and welcome to the 1st T20I of the Nidahas Trophy. Sri Lanka and India will be facing each other today
Both sides were splendid in their recently concluded tours against Bangladesh (Sri Lanka) and South Africa (India).
Sri Lanka won the toss and will bowl
13:59 GMT: Start of session's play

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RG Sharma and S Dhawan to open the batting
13:59 GMT: Start of innings
PVD Chameera comes on to bowl
Powerplay 1 (comp): overs 1-6
0b10Chameera to Sharma
fuller in length outside off, pushes it to point
0b20length ball outside off, blocks
0b30short in length outside off, pushes it to point
0b41wddown the legside
0b50Taken! good in length outside off, angling in, lobs it to mid off where the fielder takes it and celebrates
Sharma c BMAJ Mendis b Chameera (0 runs, 4 balls, 0x4, 0x6, 4x0)

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SK Raina comes in to bat
0b61Chameera to Dhawan
short in length on middle stump, flicks it to mid-wicket
0b70Chameera to Raina
length ball outside off, pushes it to off
End of over 1:(2 runs scored) India 2-1 (Dhawan 1*, 1 balls, Raina 0*, 1 balls)




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ANPR Fernando comes on to bowl
1b11Fernando to Dhawan
fuller in length on middle stump, pushes it to mid on
1b21Fernando to Raina
fuller in length outside leg, pushes it to mid-wicket
1b34Fernando to Dhawan
length ball outside off, cuts it to deep point
1b40length ball outside off, blocks
1b51fuller in length on middle stump, turns it to deep square leg
1b60Fernando to Raina
Timber! full toss on middle stump, angling in, Raina makes room and goes for a slog but misses and watches his stumps get thrashed
Raina b Fernando (1 runs, 3 balls, 0x4, 0x6, 2x0)
End of over 2:(7 runs scored) India 9-2 (Dhawan 7*, 5 balls)
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MK Pandey comes in to bat
2b11Chameera to Dhawan
short length ball outside off, cuts it to third man
2b20Chameera to Pandey
on length outside off, pushes it to point
2b30short in length wide outside off, tries to cut it but misses
2b40length ball on middle stump, angling in, tries to drive it but mises
2b50short length ball outside off, cuts it to point
2b60bouncer outside off, ducks
End of over 3:(1 run scored) India 10-2 (Dhawan 8*, 6 balls, Pandey 0*, 5 balls)
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MKPAD Perera comes on to bowl
3b10MKPAD Perera to Dhawan
short length ball outside off, tries to drive it but gets an edge to leg
3b20length ball outside off, goes for the sweep but misses
3b34on length outside leg, sweeps it to fine leg
3b40length ball outside off, blocks
3b51wddown the legside
3b62short in length outside leg, turns it to fine leg
3b71length ball outside off, punches it to square leg
End of over 4:(8 runs scored) India 18-2 (Dhawan 15*, 12 balls, Pandey 0*, 5 balls)
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ANPR Fernando comes on to bowl
4b14Fernando to Dhawan
short length ball outside off, angling in, cuts it to third ,am
4b24short length outside leg, tries to pull it but gets a top edge to fine leg for four more
4b31short in length outside leg, turns it to fine leg
4b41wdFernando to Pandey
full ball outside leg, tries to turn it but misses
4b51length ball outside off, pushes it to mid off
4b61wdFernando to Dhawan
on length outside leg, left alone
4b71on length outside off, pushes it to backward point
4b84Fernando to Pandey
on length outside leg, pulls it to fine leg for four
End of over 5:(17 runs scored) India 35-2 (Dhawan 25*, 16 balls, Pandey 5*, 7 balls)
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5b11MKPAD Perera to Dhawan
good in length on middle stump, turns it to fine leg
5b20MKPAD Perera to Pandey
length ball outside off, prods it to off
5b31flighted outside off, drives it to mid on
5b41lbMKPAD Perera to Dhawan
length ball outside leg, tries to turn it but misses, the ball hits his pad and goes to fine leg for a leg bye
5b51MKPAD Perera to Pandey
flighted outside off, pushes it to mid on
5b61MKPAD Perera to Dhawan
length ball outside off, sweeps it to square leg
End of over 6:(5 runs scored) India 40-2 (Dhawan 27*, 19 balls, Pandey 7*, 10 balls)




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NLTC Perera comes on to bowl
6b11NLTC Perera to Dhawan
short in length outside off, pushes it to mid on
6b24NLTC Perera to Pandey
good length ball outside leg, turns it to fine leg
6b30short length ball outside off, turns it to mid-wicket
6b41good in length outside off, angling in, pulls it to fine leg
6b51NLTC Perera to Dhawan
short in length outside off, pushes it to point
6b61NLTC Perera to Pandey
fuller in length on middle stump, pushes it to mid-wicket
End of over 7:(8 runs scored) India 48-2 (Dhawan 29*, 21 balls, Pandey 13*, 14 balls)
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BMAJ Mendis comes on to bowl
7b11BMAJ Mendis to Pandey
length ball outside off, cuts it to cover
7b21lbBMAJ Mendis to Dhawan
length ball outside leg, tries to turn it but misses, the ball hits his pad and goes to fine leg
CricketArchive Oracles say that the India 50 took 7.2 overs
7b36BMAJ Mendis to Pandey
good length ball outside off, angling in, picks it to deep mid-wicket for a six
7b40length ball outside off, pushes it to point
7b50yorker on off stump, block
7b61on length outside leg, pushes it to mid on
End of over 8:(9 runs scored) India 57-2 (Dhawan 29*, 22 balls, Pandey 21*, 19 balls)
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ANPR Fernando comes on to bowl
8b11Fernando to Pandey
good in length outside leg, angling in, punches it to deep point
8b26Fernando to Dhawan
length ball on middle stump, tries to pull it but gets a top edge to fine leg
CricketArchive Oracles say that the partnership of 50 (Dhawan 28, Pandey 22) took 38 balls
8b36length ball on leg stump, pulls it to fine leg for six more
8b41short ball on middle stump, pushes it to mid-wicket
8b50Fernando to Pandey
short length ball outside off, pushes it to point
8b60slow short ball outside off, pushes it to off
End of over 9:(14 runs scored) India 71-2 (Dhawan 42*, 25 balls, Pandey 22*, 22 balls)
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9b11BMAJ Mendis to Dhawan
length ball outside leg, pushes it to mid on
9b21BMAJ Mendis to Pandey
short ball on middle stump, punches it to mid on
9b32wdBMAJ Mendis to Dhawan
length ball outside leg, tries to pull it but misses
9b41BMAJ Mendis to Pandey
length ball outside leg, flicks it to square leg
9b52BMAJ Mendis to Dhawan
length ball outside off, cuts it to deep point
9b61lblength ball on middle stump, tries to turn it but misses, the ball hits his pad
9b71BMAJ Mendis to Pandey
length ball outside leg, pushes it to mid on
End of over 10:(9 runs scored) India 80-2 (Dhawan 45*, 28 balls, Pandey 25*, 25 balls)
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MKPAD Perera comes on to bowl
10b12MKPAD Perera to Pandey
fuller in length outside off, pushes it to extra cover
10b21length ball on middle stump, nudges it to mid off
10b31MKPAD Perera to Dhawan
short length ball outside off, pushes it to point
10b41MKPAD Perera to Pandey
length ball outside leg, turns it to mid-wicket
10b54MKPAD Perera to Dhawan
length ball outside off, punches it to deep extra cover for four
CricketArchive Oracles say that Shikhar Dhawan has made 50 in 30 balls with 5 fours and 2 sixes
10b61length ball outside leg, sweeps it to mid-wicket
End of over 11:(10 runs scored) India 90-2 (Dhawan 51*, 31 balls, Pandey 29*, 28 balls)




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NLTC Perera comes on to bowl
11b14NLTC Perera to Dhawan
good length ball outside off, drives it to deep extra cover
CricketArchive Oracles say that Shikhar Dhawan has passed his previous highest score of 51 in twenty20 matches against Sri Lanka
CricketArchive Oracles say that Shikhar Dhawan has passed his previous highest score of 51 in twenty20 international matches against Sri Lanka
11b21length ball outside off, angling in, punches it to point
11b34NLTC Perera to Pandey
full toss on middle stump, pulls it to fine leg for four
11b40short ball outside off, ignored
11b50good length ball outside off, tries to pull it but misses
11b61length ball outside leg, drives it to mid on
CricketArchive Oracles say that the India 100 took 11.6 overs
End of over 12:(10 runs scored) India 100-2 (Dhawan 56*, 33 balls, Pandey 34*, 32 balls)
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BMAJ Mendis comes on to bowl
12b11BMAJ Mendis to Pandey
short length ball outside off, pushes it to cover
12b21BMAJ Mendis to Dhawan
fuller in length on middle stump, sweeps it to fine leg
12b32BMAJ Mendis to Pandey
length ball outside off, punches it to deep point
12b40Out! good length ball outside off, angling in, pulls it to deep mid-wicket where the fielder takes it
Pandey c Gunathilleke b BMAJ Mendis (37 runs, 35 balls, 3x4, 1x6, 14x0)
RR Pant comes in to bat
12b51BMAJ Mendis to Dhawan
good in length outside leg, pulls it to mid-wicket
12b60BMAJ Mendis to Pant
fuller in length outside off, pushes it to off
End of over 13:(5 runs scored) India 105-3 (Dhawan 58*, 35 balls, Pant 0*, 1 balls)
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MD Gunathilleke comes on to bowl
13b11Gunathilleke to Dhawan
good length ball outside off, cuts it to point
13b20Gunathilleke to Pant
length ball outside off, agling in, pushes it to mid off
13b31short in length outside off, punches it to long-off
13b41Gunathilleke to Dhawan
length ball outside off, prods it to off
13b50Gunathilleke to Pant
on length outside off, turns it to leg
13b61length ball outside leg, pushes it to mid-wicket
End of over 14:(4 runs scored) India 109-3 (Dhawan 60*, 37 balls, Pant 2*, 5 balls)
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MKPAD Perera comes on to bowl
14b11MKPAD Perera to Pant
good in length outside leg, turns it to fine leg
14b26MKPAD Perera to Dhawan
short ball outside off, pulls it to deep mid-wicket for a six
14b31short length ball outside off, cuts it to cover
14b40MKPAD Perera to Pant
length ball outside off, prods it to off
14b56on length outside off, picks it to long-off
14b61length ball outside leg, pulls it to fine leg
End of over 15:(15 runs scored) India 124-3 (Dhawan 67*, 39 balls, Pant 10*, 9 balls)
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15b11bGunathilleke to Pant
length ball outside off, goes for the slog but misses
15b21Gunathilleke to Dhawan
length ball outside off, reverse-sweeps it to point
15b31Gunathilleke to Pant
length ball outside off, cuts it to cover
15b46Gunathilleke to Dhawan
on length outside leg, pulls it to fine leg
15b50on length outside off, pushes it to mid off
15b61length ball outside off, pushes it to cover
End of over 16:(10 runs scored) India 134-3 (Dhawan 75*, 43 balls, Pant 11*, 11 balls)




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PVD Chameera comes on to bowl
16b16Chameera to Dhawan
on length outside leg, pulls it to fine leg for a six
CricketArchive Oracles say that Shikhar Dhawan has passed his previous highest score of 80 in twenty20 international matches
16b21full toss outside off, pushes it to mid off
16b31Chameera to Pant
short ball outside off, guides it to third man
16b41Chameera to Dhawan
length ball outside off, pushes it to third man
16b51Chameera to Pant
full toss on leg stump, turns it to fine leg
16b66Chameera to Dhawan
full toss on off stump, picks it to long-off for a mighty six
CricketArchive Oracles say that the India 150 took 16.6 overs
End of over 17:(16 runs scored) India 150-3 (Dhawan 89*, 47 balls, Pant 13*, 13 balls)
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17b10Gunathilleke to Pant
length ball outside off, reverse-sweeps it to gully
17b21length ball outside off, pushes it to mid off
17b31Gunathilleke to Dhawan
good in length outside off, drives it to long-off
17b40Gunathilleke to Pant
length ball outside off, angling in, goes for a slog but misses
17b51length ball outside leg, sweeps it to fine leg
17b60Gunathilleke to Dhawan
Out! good length ball outside off, angling in, lobs it to long-off where NLTC Perera takes it with ease
Dhawan c NLTC Perera b Gunathilleke (90 runs, 49 balls, 6x4, 6x6, 9x0)
End of over 18:(3 runs scored) India 153-4 (Pant 15*, 17 balls)
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KD Karthik comes in to bat
NLTC Perera comes on to bowl
18b11NLTC Perera to Pant
full ball outside off, drives it to long-off
18b21NLTC Perera to Karthik
short length ball outside leg, flicks it to mid-wicket
18b31NLTC Perera to Pant
on length outside off, nudges it to mid off
18b42NLTC Perera to Karthik
yorker outside off, punches it to deep extra cover for two runs
18b51length ball outside off, sweeps it to deep mid-wicket
18b61NLTC Perera to Pant
length ball outside off, pushes it to mid off
End of over 19:(7 runs scored) India 160-4 (Pant 18*, 20 balls, Karthik 4*, 3 balls)
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PVD Chameera comes on to bowl
19b11Chameera to Pant
good length ball outside off, pushes it to long-off
19b24Chameera to Karthik
good length ball outside off, guides it to third man
19b34full toss on middle stump, tucks it to deep mid-wicket for four
19b41full toss on middle stump, pulls it to deep mid-wicket
19b54Chameera to Pant
good in length outside off, punches it to deep extra cover for four
19b60And Gone! short length ball on off stump, angling in, pulls it to fine leg where Fernando takes it
Pant c Fernando b Chameera (23 runs, 23 balls, 1x4, 1x6, 8x0)
End of over 20:(14 runs scored) India 174-5 (Karthik 13*, 6 balls)
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15:09 GMT: End of innings
15:10 GMT: Sri Lanka need 175 runs to win