CT 2017: Dhawan?s 125 takes India to 321/6 against Sri Lanka
LONDON: Opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan’s 125 powered defending champions India to 321/6 in 50 overs against Sri Lanka in a Group B clash of the ICC Champions Trophy at The Oval here on Thursday.
Dhawan, who registered his 10th century in One-Day International (ODI) cricket, shared a partnership of 138 with fellow opener Rohit Sharma (78; 79b; 4×6, 6×3).
Dhawan also shared an 82-run stand with Mahendra Singh Dhoni (63 off 52) for the fourth wicket as India posted a highly-challenging total.
Pacer Lasith Malinga picked up 2/70 to be the best Sri Lankan bowler.