IND vs SL, Asia Cup 2023 highlights: India down Sri Lanka in low-scoring thriller to book place in final
Watch: India beat Sri Lanka by 41 runs in a Super Four match at the 2023 Asia Cup to qualify for the final. Watch the IND vs SL highlights.
Opting to bat at R Premadasa Stadium, Indian captain Rohit Sharma (53 in 48 balls, seven fours, two sixes) hit a six to become the second-quickest to 10,000 ODI runs. Rohit and fellow opener Shubman Gill added 80 in 11 overs.
Dunith Wellalage, only 20, then took centrestage, taking out Gill, Virat Kohli, and Rohit in the space of 13 balls as India slipped to 91-3.
Ishan Kishan (33) and KL Rahul (39) added 63, but there another collapse: Wellalage struck twice more to finish with 5-40, while Charith Asalanka – who had a solita