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Indian young captain Virat Kohli on Thursday
Ind vs SL,4th odi
said India’s 168-run victory over Sri Lanka in the 4th ODI(Ind vs SL,4th odi) as a significant performance. He talk about that he would continue to research with the team’s line-up in the fifth and final one-day player. Further Kohli said that, the 3 new players, who were given chance for this match, will get one more chance. The batting order is flexible and the experiment will be completely depending on the game situation.
Batting first, India made a huge 375/5 with the help of Kohli’s 29th ODI century, which came in just 96 balls and Rohit Sharma’s 104 off 88 balls and manish pandey’s 50 off 42 ball.
Indian bowlers took all out the hosts for 207 in 42.4 overs to go in front in the series 4-0.
Kohli, who was the man of the match, mentioned, “It was a good game for us. We spoke about not getting complacent at any stage and today was a great performance.”
Further Kohli talking about the toss: “We wanted to bat first because we hadn’t batted first in the three games. The wicket was amazing to bat on. It was a good toss to win, we put up a good score and it was very difficult for the opposition to maintain that required run rate.”
When asked by a reporter: “if he would continue to experiment with the playing eleven in the next game”?
captain kohli said: “We’ve given opportunities to three new guys. They will get another opportunity. The batting order is flexible and we can experiment depending on the situation of the game.”
Final scores as follows.
Ind vs SL,4th odi
Aug 31, 2017 -Ind vs SL,4th odi at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo (day/night)
375/5 (50 ov)
Sri Lanka –
207 (42.4/50 ov)
India won by