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IND vs SL 3rd T20I Highlights: Men in Blue's dominant performance wraps up 2-0 series win

Catch all the top moments from third T20I between India and Sri Lanka played at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium,Pune

After winning the 2nd T20I, India locked horns with Sri Lanka in the third and final match of the series at Pune. The home team held a 1-0 lead in the series with the first match washed out. Virat Kohli made three changes with Sanju Samson, Manish Pandey and Yuzvendra Chahal replacing Rishabh Pant, Shivam Dube and Kuldeep Yadav. Lasith Malinga won the Toss and opted to bowl. (Image: AP)

After winning the 2nd T20I, India locked horns with Sri Lanka in the third and final match of the series at Pune. The home team held a 1-0 lead in the series with the first match washed out. Virat Kohli made three changes with Sanju Samson, Manish Pandey and Yuzvendra Chahal replacing Rishabh Pant, Shivam Dube and Kuldeep Yadav. Lasith Malinga won the Toss and opted to bowl. (Image: AP)

Indian openers Shikhar Dhawan and KL Rahul got India off to a quick start adding 97 runs for the first wicket off just 65 balls. Dhawan was the first to complete his half-century off just 34 balls, but was dismissed soon after when he found a fielder when going for the big shot against Danushka Gunathilaka in the 10th over. Dhawan returned with 52 off 36 balls. (Image: AP)

Indian openers Shikhar Dhawan and KL Rahul got India off to a quick start adding 97 runs for the first wicket off just 65 balls. Dhawan was the first to complete his half-century off just 34 balls, but was dismissed soon after when he found a fielder when going for the big shot against Danushka Gunathilaka in the 10th over. Dhawan returned with 52 off 36 balls. (Image: AP)

Sanju Samson got off the mark with a six but was trapped LBW off the very next delivery in the 11th over by Wanindu Hasaranga. Rahul also completed his half-century in quick time and similar to his opening partner, departed soon after getting stumped in the 13th over against Lakshan Sandakan. The bowler also got rid of Iyer in the same over, right after the Indian batsman got off the mark with a boundary. (Image: AP)

Sanju Samson who batted at no.3 got off the mark with a six but was trapped LBW off the very next delivery in the 11th over by Wanindu Hasaranga. Rahul also completed his half-century in quick time and similar to his opening partner, departed soon after getting stumped in the 13th over against Lakshan Sandakan. The bowler also got rid of Iyer in the same over, right after the Indian batsman got off the mark with a boundary. (Image: AP)

Virat Kohli walked in at No.6 and hit 26 runs off 17 balls before he was run-out in the 18th over. India were 164/5 when the Indian captain walked back to the dugout. (Image: AP)

Virat Kohli hit 26 runs off 17 balls before he was run-out in the 18th over. India were 164/5 when the captain walked back to the dugout. Manish Pandey who batted at no.4, remained unbeaten scoring 31 off just 18 balls. Shardul Thakur smashed 22 runs off just 8 deliveries providing fine company to Pandey as they helped India finish with a commanding total of 201/6 in 20 overs. (Image: AP)

Defending 201, India were off to a great start as Jasprit Bumrah dismissed Danushka Gunathilaka in just the first over of the chase. (Image: AP)

Defending 201, India were off to a great start as Jasprit Bumrah dismissed Danushka Gunathilaka in just the first over of the chase. (Image: AP)

There was more trouble in store for Sri Lanka when Thakur sent back Avishka Fernando in just the next over. Sri Lanka were reeling at 11/2. (Image: AP)

There was more trouble in store for Sri Lanka when Thakur sent back Avishka Fernando in the very next over. Sri Lanka were reeling at 11/2. (Image: AP)

Sri Lanka's start went from bad to worse as Manish Pandey affected the run-out of Oshada Fernando in the 4th over reducing the visitors to 15/3. (Image: AP)

Sri Lanka's start went from bad to worse as Manish Pandey affected the run-out of Oshada Fernando in the 4th over reducing the visitors to 15/3. (Image: AP)

There was no respite for Sri Lanka as the Men in Blue kept picking wickets at regular interval. Next to be dismissed was Kusal Perera who was castled by Navdeep Saini in the 6th over. Sri Lanka were 26/4. (Image: AP)

There was no respite for Sri Lanka as the Men in Blue kept picking wickets at regular interval. Next to be dismissed was Kusal Perera who was castled by Navdeep Saini in the 6th over. Sri Lanka were 26/4. (Image: AP)

Angelo Mathews showed some fight as he scored 31 runs off 20 balls. Washington Sundar ended Mathews' resistance in the 12th over. (Image: AP)

Angelo Mathews showed some fight as he scored 31 runs off 20 balls. However, Washington Sundar ended Mathews' resistance in the 12th over when the Sri Lankan found Pandey who once again contributed with a spectacular catch while running across from long-on. (Image: AP)

Thakur picked up his 2nd wicket of the evening when he took the catch of Dasun Shanaka off his own bowling in the 14th over. Yuzvendra Chahal then effected the run out of Hasaranga just 2 balls later. Shanaka returned with 9 and Hasaranga walked back with a duck as Sri Lanka were reduced to 110/7. (Image: AP)

Thakur picked up his 2nd wicket of the evening when he took the catch of Dasun Shanaka off his own bowling in the 14th over. Yuzvendra Chahal then effected the run out of Hasaranga just 2 balls later with a direct-hit from mid-off. Shanaka returned with 9 and Hasaranga walked back with a duck as Sri Lanka were reduced to 110/7. (Image: AP)

Sundar got Sandakan stumped in the 15th over and Saini then wrapped up the victory getting rid of the last two batsmen in the next over. India won the match by 78 runs and wrapped up the series 2-0. Shardul was adjudged Man of the Match while Saini was named Man of the Series. (Image: AP)

Sundar got Sandakan stumped in the 15th over and Saini then wrapped up the victory getting rid of the last two batsmen in the next over. India won the match by 78 runs and wrapped up the series 2-0. Shardul was adjudged Man of the Match while Saini was named Man of the Series. (Image: AP)

First Published on Jan 10, 2020 11:02 pm
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