India on the brink of a series win

Deepak Malik guides India to a two nil lead.

Deepak Malik’s superb allround performance helped India gain a two nil lead in the 5 match T20 series played here in Mumbai. Batting first India with the help of Deepak’s century and Sunil’s half century put up a formidable total of 236/2 in their 20 overs.

The Sri Lankans chasing a the target were always behind the 8 ball and even though there were valuable contributions from the middle order were still found 34 runs short of the target. The teams now head to Bhopal for the third game tomorrow with the visitors in a must situation.

Brief Scores: India 236/2 in 20 overs.

Deepak 106*, Sunil 66*, Venkateswara 47

Sri Lanka 202/9 in 20 overs

Silva 60, Ajay 2/18, Sunil 2/20

Man of the match : Deepak Malik awarded by Ms. Nilanjana Sen- State Head Branch Banking Indus Ind Bank

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