Leeds: On Saturday at Heading in Leeds looking Team India’s stunning batting, Rohit Sharma’s record breaking century and K L Rahul’s first century in the world cup, Indian punch giving former world cup champion Sri Lanka to defeat in the last match in the world cup 2019. India defeated Sri Lanka by seven wickets. On this win India reached the top position in the point table. In semi-finals India will fight with Newzealand. The match before semi finals which give striking victory is raised expectations for Indian fans. Rohit Sharma 647 runs with five centuries in 2019 world cup so far and he will able to cross the Sachin Tendulkar’s record.
Winning the toss Sri Lanka was decided to bat and losing seven wickets in fifty overs and scored 264 runs. But Indian bowling tangled Sri Lankan batting and it went 55/4 in a time. Jasprit Bumra was taken three wickets. For Lanka, Mathews (113) and Lahiru Thirimanne’s (53), was risen the score to 264.
The opening pair Rohit Sharma and K L Rahul was hitting for Team India, Rohit Sharma’s 103 and K L Rahul’s 111. After 31st over Rohit Sharma’s wicket lost and K L Rahul departed later, Virat Kohli and Rishab Panth was taken the spare runs for victory and match was over. India was scored 265 for three wickets in 43.3 overs. Lanka was returned from world cup 2019 and they have already lost semi finals.