India wrote history on September 17 when they thrashed Sri Lanka by 10 wickets in the Asia Cup final at the iconic R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo.
Although on the next ball, Siraj ended it by dismissing Dhananjaya, becoming the first ever Indian bowler to pick four wickets in a single match in ODIs.
Apart from Siraj, Hardik Pandya picked three wickets, while Bumrah grabbed one, ending Sri Lanka’s innings at 50 in just 15.2 overs.
Chasing 51, India opener Shubman Gill (27) and Ishan Kishan (23) finished with just 6.1 overs. India are now Asian Cup champions for the eighth time.
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Updated: Sep 17, 2023, 11:07 PM IST