Team India defeated Sri Lanka by 5 wickets in the Mumbai T-20 match and cleared them 3-0 in the three-match T-20 series. At the same time, the Indian team has become the second team in the world to win the most international matches in a year. Team India has won a total of 37 International matches in 2017, including three formats of cricket.
The only Australian team ahead of Team India, which made this world record by winning the highest number of 38 International matches in 2003. However, Team India missed this world record by Australia, because with the Mumbai T20 game, the Indian team has made a happy ending this year (2017).
Earlier in the match, losing the toss, the Sri Lankan team gave the target of 136 runs to win India. In reply, easy to follow target, Team India lost 5 wickets in 19.2 overs and scored 139 runs and won the match by 5 wickets. On behalf of Team India, Manish Pandey top-scored with 32 while Shreyas Iyer scored 30 runs. In addition, MS Dhoni scored 16 runs while Dinesh Karthik scored 18 runs to help India win. Jaydev Unadkat was awarded the Man of the Match and the Man of the Series award.
Sri Lanka made 135 runs
Earlier, batting first, Sri Lanka’s team lost to 7 wickets in 20 overs to score 135 runs. Sucha Guantaratne played the highest score of 36 runs for Sri Lanka. Sadira Samarikkrama (21) gave the side of Gujrat, but the pair added only 38 runs. At the end, Dasun Shankara made 29 while not out. Jaydev Unadkat and Hardik Pandya took 2-2 wickets from Team India. At the same time, Washington Sunder, Mohammad Siraj and Kuldeep Yadav scored 1-1.