India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I, statistical preview: Indore becomes newest T20I home

Indore will host the first T20I as India, Sri Lanka play the second match of the series

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India defeated Sri Lanka in the first T20I © AFP
India defeated Sri Lanka in the first T20I © AFP

0 T20Is played at Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore till date. However, the ground has hosted a Test and 5 ODIs. 41 T20 matches have been played on the ground, including the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy finals of 2009-10 and 2012-13 and 5 IPL matches. It will be the 20th Indian ground and 97th overall to host a T20 International.

4 wickets needed by Thisara Perera to reach the 50-wicket mark. He will become the 4th Sri Lankan and 21st overall to reach the landmark. Six of these wickets have come for ICC World XI.

9 T20Is played by Thisara against India. One more will take him past Tillakaratne Dilshan and put him at top spot among Sri Lankans. Angelo Mathews has played 8 matches.

5 catches for Asela Gunaratne in 2017, the joint-most for Sri Lanka. Dinesh Chandimal has taken 5 as well.

11 wickets for Thisara in 2017, the 2nd-most for a Sri Lankan, after Lasith Malinga (12). Of these, 7 have come for ICC World XI.

7 wickets for Yuzvendra Chahal in India-Sri Lanka T20Is. Chahal needs 2 wickets to go past Ashish Nehra and seal the 2nd spot. Ravichandran Ashwin tops the list with 13, while Jasprit Bumrah and Thisara are both on 6.

2 catches needed by Hardik Pandya and Dushmantha Chameera to go past Suresh Raina’s tally of 6 and seal the top spot in India-Sri Lanka matches.

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