Sachin Tendulkar among others tweeted to wish Dhoni ahead of the ODI match on Thursday. He will be the 20th cricketer overall, and the sixth India player to the milestone. In Sri Lanka the wickets are similar to Indian wickets so it makes batting easier. His next 19 balls brought him 31 runs, and he seemed unstoppable when he fell to one of the most innocuous balls he faced all day: a wide, full ball from Malinga that he slapped straight to sweeper cover. In the last five matches of Sri Lanka, they have lost all the matches. Kohli made 131 for his 29th one-day worldwide century, facing 96 deliveries and hitting 17 boundaries and two sixes. They had to register at least two victories in the series against India to seal their berth for the upcoming Cricket World Cup to be held in England and Wales in 2019.
This match between IND and SL will be taking place at the Premadasa Stadium, Colombo which warmly welcomes the around the corner for the India and SL in its 4th One Day International Series. Also, the India may test with their squad on fourth and fifth match.
Today, it's IND vs SL 4th ODI Live Cricket Score. today match predictions. India have a realistic chance to score 400.
The 2011 World Cup winning Dhoni, made his ODI debut against Bangladesh in 2004, he's scored 9608 runs in the 50-over format, in which he has scored ten hundreds and 65 half-centuries. MS Dhoni, prowling like a hawk behind the stumps, urged skipper Kohli to review, a decision that reaped good result. It's the 300th ODI of Dhoni.
Dhoni made 49 runs off 42 balls, scoring five boundaries and a six to keep the spectators off their feet. First he dismisses Hardik as the Indian all-rounder mishits one and gets caught in the deep and on the next ball removes ton-up Rohit Sharma.
Lasith Malinga picked up his 300th ODI wickets in the form of Kohli.
When Virat Kohli was going great guns, racing to a 96-ball 131, Rohit's knock might have been slightly overshadowed, but the opportunity to contribute big was still there and Rohit ensured he did just that. The Mumbai batsman did not look in much trouble as Rohit completed his 100 in 85 balls, which included 10 fours and three sices.