India wins series

January 8, 2023 12:14 pm

[Source: Twitter]

India now leads the series 2-1 following a 91-run victory over Sri Lanka in the third Twenty20 international.

Suryakumar Yadav’s sublime century off 45 balls led India to a great win.

The 32-year-old ended unbeaten on 112 off 51 balls, including nine sixes, as the hosts posted 228 for 5 in Rajkot.

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It’s his third T20 international ton and the second fastest by an Indian batter after Rohit Sharma’s 35-ball hundred against Sri Lanka in 2017.

The tourists were bowled out for 137 off 16.4 overs in reply.