CWC 19 : India's seventh win in the WC beat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets; Rohit-Rahul hit 100
In the Cricket World Cup 2019, India defeated Sri Lanka by 7 wickets in the 44th match on Saturday. Team India registered its seventh win in this tournament. Kohali led Co had to face defeat against England in just one match. India beat Sri Lanka for the second consecutive time in World Cup history it also defeated the Lanka team in the 2011 World Cup final. Sri Lanka made 264 runs in 7 wickets in 50 overs while batting first. India scored 265 runs in 3 wickets in 43.3 overs.
Rohit Sharma scored 103 runs for Team India. He hit 14 fours and two sixes in 94 balls. Lokesh Rahul scored his first century making 111 runs in the World Cup. He hit 11 fours and one six. Rohit made 5th century in this World Cup. He broke the record of Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara, who scored the most 4 centuries in a World Cup. Sangakkara had scored 4 centuries in 2015.
Rohit shared 189 runs partnership with Rahul. Rohit also scored 50+ runs for the sixth time. Rohit became the highest run scorer in this World Cup. They left behind Shakib Al Hasan of Bangladesh. Shakib scored 606 runs in 8 innings On the other hand, Rahul completed his half-century on 67 balls.
KL Rahul joined the party, brrought up his 2nd ODI ton and first of this Cricket World Cup19.
Angelo Mathews scored 113 runs for Sri Lanka. Mathews scored the third century of his career. Lahiru Thirimane scored 53 runs. Jaspreet Bumrah has taken 3 wickets for India.