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Cricket World Cup 2019: India beat Srilanka by 7 Wickets


Rohit Sharma turned into the first man to hit 5 hundreds of every a solitary World Cup while KL Rahul hit his lady World Cup century as India vanquished Sri Lanka by 7 wickets in their last alliance match of the 2019 Cricket World Cup at Leeds on Saturday.
Pursuing 265, Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul commanded Sri Lanka's bowling assault to include 189 for the primary wicket off 30.1 overs. The day, by and by had a place with Rohit Sharma, who scored his third progressive hundred in this World Cup, his sixth in World Cups and his 27th in a renowned ODI vocation.
Rohit Sharma additionally turned into the fourth batsman and the second Indian to score 600 keeps running in a solitary release of the World Cup. Also, he broke Sachin Tendulkar's record for most keeps running toward the finish of the alliance phase of any World Cup.
Rohit Sharma now has 647 keeps running from 8 innings (one of India's recreations was washed out) and is inside contacting separation of Sachin Tendulkar's record 673 keeps running in the 2003 release.
Rohit's fine structure helped India expert what many idea could be a precarious pursue against a Sri Lankan bowling line-up which shocked England a month ago. Be that as it may, Rohit Sharma, who had scored 102 against England and 104 against Bangladesh before this game, was up for the assignment.
Sri Lanka bowled ineffectively and without creative mind and Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul were in no disposition to demonstrate any kindness. Rohit hit his tenth hundred over the most recent 365 days and tormented the Sri Lankans with his wide scope of shots.
Then, KL Rahul was relentless. Condemned for his poor shot determination, KL Rahul improved his game against Bangladesh when he scored 77. Against Sri Lanka, he was unquestionably progressively trained and played all the more unreservedly when he got his eyes in to score his second hundred of every one-day internationals.
When Rohit Sharma withdrew for 103, it wouldn't have been long until India indented up their seventh win of the competition. They completed the gathering stage with 7 wins, 1 destruction and 1 game which was washed out. India have 15 from 9 matches.
Prior, in the wake of winning the hurl Sri Lanka picked to bat. Jasprit Bumrah did the early harm with 2 speedy wickets. Dimuth Karunaratne and Kusal Perera were sent back inside the initial 8 overs while Kusal Medis tumbled to Ravindra Jadeja in his first finished.
Furthermore, when Hardik Pandya expelled the risky Avishka Fernando in the twelfth over, Sri Lanka were reeling at 55 for 4.
Be that as it may, Angelo Mathews and Lahiru Thirimanne included 124 for the fifth wicket to pull Sri Lanka to a sound aggregate. While Lahiru Thirimanne succumbed to 53, Angelo Mathews proceeded to score his third ODI hundred - all his 3 hundreds have come against India.
Sri Lanka completed with just 3 wins from 9 recreations and will return home frustrated. India will proceed onward to the semi-finals which will be played on July 9 and July 11.

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