At one point in the second game against India, the Sri Lankan team looked in good shape. But Deepak, who came in at number seven, changed the whole game and turned the game around. Which angered the Sri Lankan cricketers.
Bombay: After losing the second match of the three-match ODI series between India and Sri Lanka, the series also got out of hand for Sri Lanka. Former Sri Lankan cricketer and world spinner Muttiah Muralitharan is upset after the loss. “The Sri Lankan cricket team has forgotten to win.” It has also given that reaction. He also commented that Sri Lankan cricket is going through a difficult time.
Sri Lanka batted first in its second ODI against India on Tuesday (July 20). Sri Lanka set a challenging goal of 275 on the scoreboard. In the chase, India returned seven wickets for 193 runs. But from there, bowler Deepak Chahar, with the help of vice-captain Bhuvneshwar, scored an undefeated 69 and won by 3 wickets. With this victory, the series also went ahead 2-0 and the last game will be played on July 23. Speaking to ESPNCricinfo after the game, Muralitharan said: The team has forgotten to win in recent years. I have already said that if Sri Lanka takes three wickets in the first 10-15 overs, India will have a problem and that is what happened. But then Deepak and Bhuvneshwar made a series of bowling mistakes and the match got out of hand for Sri Lanka. “
The Sri Lankan coach was on the field
After this loss, Sri Lanka’s coach Mickey Arthur was very upset. After every terrain in India, Coach Mickey Arthur was excited. But after India’s victory, his face fell. Coach Arthur, flushed with defeat, clashed on the pitch with Sri Lankan captain Dasun Shanaka. The video of the two arguing has gone viral on social media. In this video, Mickey Arthur and Dasun Shanaka are seen arguing with each other. Arthur seems to be asking Captain Shanaka for something. But Shanaka is explaining to them. But Arthur left the field in a panic.