Team India defeated the visiting team by seven wickets in the second match of the T20 series played at Holkar Maidan in Indore between India and Sri Lanka. With this victory, the Indian team has taken a 1-0 lead. Team India captain Virat Kohli made a record in this match. Kohli became the highest run-scorer in T20 Internationals. He beat Rohit Sharma as soon as he scored a run.
In the second T20 match, Kohli hit an unbeaten 30 off 17 balls. Earlier in the match, Kohli and Rohit Sharma were at par with 2633 runs. But now Rohit Sharma is not available in this series, so Virat has moved ahead. Rohit has been rested in this series against Sri Lanka.
Virat has scored 2663 runs in 71 innings of 77 T20 Internationals at an average of 53.26. Kohli has also scored 24 half-centuries. At the same time, Rohit has scored in 104 matches at an average of 32.10 and has scored four centuries and 19 fifties.
The third and last match of the T20 series between India Sri Lanka will be played in Pune on Friday. The first T20 match in Guwahati on Sunday could not be played due to rain.
Virat became the first player in the world to score the fastest one thousand runs in T20 international cricket as soon as he scored 24th in his innings. In this case Kohli overtook Faf du Plessis.
South African team captain Faf du Plessis had completed one thousand runs in 31 T20 innings as a captain for his team, which was a world record. At the same time, Captain Kohli has overtaken him against Sri Lanka in Indore. Virat Kohli completed one thousand runs as captain in just 30 innings. Captain of the New Zealand team Kane Williamson, who scored a thousand runs in 36 T20 innings is at the third place.