2nd T20I Highlights: Sri Lanka defeat India by 16 runs

The heroic efforts of Suryakumar Yadav and Axar Patel were in vain as Sri Lanka overcame India by 16 runs.

The three-match series is now tied at 1-1 thanks to this result.

India's chase for 207 got off to a terrible start as they lost the top order inside the powerplay overs.

After the powerplay, Hardik Pandya was subsequently caught behind for 12 runs.

The situation was then stabilised by Deepak Hooda and Suryakumar before Hasaranga fired Hooda for nine.

Suryakumar and Axar Patel then stitched a 90-plus stand, before Suryakumar was dismissed for 51 (36).

Source: HT