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SL264/7(50.0ov)IND265/3(43.3ov)

India beat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets
PLAYER OF THE MATCH
Rohit Sharma

43.3Udana to Pandya

1
A single off the outside edge! Fuller and around off, Pandya looks to drive but it goes off the outside edge, down to third man for one. INDIA WIN THE GAME BY 7 WICKETS!

43.2Udana to Kohli

1
A single now as Kohli guides it to point. SCORES LEVEL!

43.1Udana to Kohli

0
Shorter on off, this is guided to point.

42.7Malinga to Pandya

4
FOUR! A full toss and it has been put away! 2 needed now. A full toss on middle, Pandya flicks it through mid-wicket and the ball races away to the fence. End of Malinga for tonight and in World Cups. Not a great day for him but his career has been one to look at. His figures are 10-1-82-1.

42.6Malinga to Kohli

1
A single! A biggie away now India! Shorter and on middle, this is pulled through square leg for one.

42.5Malinga to Pandya

1
A brilliant yorker on middle, Pandya jams it out towards deep square leg for one.

42.4Malinga to Kohli

1
Outside off, this is guided down to third man for one.

42.3Malinga to Kohli

WD
WIDE! Down the leg side, Kohli looks to flick but misses. Wided.

42.2Malinga to Pandya

1
Fuller in length and on middle, this is hit down towards mid on for one.

42.1Malinga to Kohli

1
Shorter and on the body, Kohli pulls it down to fine leg for one.

41.6Udana to Pant

W
OUT! It is not going over and Ball Tracker shows three reds. Pant has to take the long walk back. Udana gets a wicket, good use of the review. It won't make a difference to the game though. A slower one on middle, Pant swings across the line by going down on one knee but misses to get hit on the box. An appeal but the umpire shakes his head. Sri Lanka review. Replays roll in and they show that the on-field call has to be overturned.

41.5Udana to Pant

0
Shorter and outside off, Pant looks to pull but it goes off the toe end towards mid off.

41.4Udana to Pant

4
FOUR! Gets off the mark with a boundary! This has been bludgeoned! Fuller and on off, Pant smashes it down the ground and the ball races away to the fence. 250 up.

41.3Udana to Pant

0
Fuller and on the pads, this is worked towards mid-wicket.

41.2Udana to Kohli

1
Fuller and outside off, Kohli looks to drive but gets an outside edge down to third man for one.

41.1Udana to Kohli

4
FOUR! Runs needed under 20 now! Fuller and around off, Kohli leans into it and strokes it through covers. The ball races away to the fence.

40.6Malinga to Rahul

W
OUT! Rahul does not stay till the end! Malinga gets a wicket. This is short and on the body of Rahul. It keeps coming in with the angle. Rahul looks to evade it by falling onto the ground. Before he does so though, it kisses the glove and goes to the keeper who takes it by diving forward. End of a brilliant innings from him. He has done his job.

40.5Malinga to Kohli

1
Shorter and on the body, Kohli pulls it down to fine leg for one.

40.4Malinga to Kohli

0
Good length and on off, this is hit to covers.

40.3Malinga to Rahul

1
Very full now and on the pads, this is whipped through square leg for one.

40.2Malinga to Rahul

4
FOUR! Bounces just before the ropes! Rahul now seems like he wants to end it quickly. 8 from the first two balls. Another length ball around middle, Rahul powers it wide of long on for another boundary.

40.1Malinga to Rahul

4
FOUR! Up and over! Runs needed below 30 now! Rahul makes room and Malinga serves it on a length. Rahul smashes it over covers for a boundary.

39.6Udana to Kohli

0
Another dot as Kohli guides it to point.

39.5Udana to Rahul

1
Shorter and outside off, this is slapped through covers for one.

39.4Udana to Rahul

0
Slower one and on off, Rahul defends it.

39.3Udana to Rahul

0
Back of a length and on off, this is guided to point.

39.2Udana to Kohli

1
The batsman guides it to third man. They pick up a single.

39.1Udana to Kohli

2
Shorter and around off, Kohli hits it towards wide mid off for two.

38.6Malinga to Rahul

0
A slower one on off, Rahul strokes it to covers. A dot to end.

38.5Malinga to Kohli

1
Full and on the pads, Kohli works it through square leg for one.

38.4Malinga to Rahul

1
The batsman drives the ball straight down the ground. They pick up a single.

38.3Malinga to Kohli

1
Fuller and on middle, this is hit down to long on for one.

38.2Malinga to Kohli

4
FOUR! Dismissed! Kohli wants to end it soon! Fuller and on middle, Kohli smashes it over mid on and bags a boundary.

38.1Malinga to Rahul

1
100 for Kl Rahul. First in World Cups and what a time for him to get into form. This will be a confidence booster for him and very good signs for India heading into the semi finals. He gets there by guiding it down to third man for one.

37.6Perera to Kohli

0
Straight to the fielder! Kohli comes down the track and drives it solidly but to the cover fielder.

37.5Perera to Kohli

0
Fuller and on off, Kohli strokes it to covers.

37.4Perera to Kohli

0
Back of a length and around off, Kohli pushes it to covers.

37.3Perera to Rahul

1
Moves onto 99! Back of a length ball on off, Rahul guides it towards point and takes a quick run.

37.2Perera to Rahul

0
Back of a length on off, this is pushed to mid off.

37.1Perera to Rahul

0
Fuller in length and on off, this is pushed to covers.

36.6Silva to Rahul

1
On the pads, Rahul flicks it through square leg for one.

36.5Silva to Rahul

2
Plays the pdadle sweep, hits it nice and fine on the leg side and takes two.

36.4Silva to Kohli

1
On the pads, Kohli whips it through mid-wicket for one.

36.3Silva to Rahul

1
Shorter and on middle, this is pulled through square leg for another one. India doing it in singles at the moment.

36.2Silva to Kohli

1
Very full on middle, this is hit down to long on for one.