Team India defeated Sri Lanka by 6 wickets in the fourth match of the Nidahas T-20 Trophy on Monday. This is the second win for Team India in this tournament and now their hope of reaching the finals is strong. The team has reached the top of the points table. Team India will play their next match against Bangladesh on Wednesday.
The match was reduced to 19 overs per side due to rain. Team India won the toss and invited Sri Lanka to bat. Sri Lanka made 152 runs for the loss of 9 wickets in 19 overs. Kusal Mendis scored brilliant 55 runs off just 38 balls. In reply, Team India achieved the target by losing 4 wickets in 17.3 overs. Manish Pandey scored an unbeaten 42 in 31 balls with three fours and a six. Dinesh Karthik played a match-winning knock of 39 * in 25 balls with 5 fours.
Team India pacer Shardul Thakur was adjudged Man of the Match for taking 4 wickets for 27 runs in four overs.