New Delhi. India Vs Sri Lanka Asia Cup 2023 Final: In the final match of Asia Cup 2023, India won the title for the 8th time by defeating Sri Lanka by 10 wickets. In front of Siraj’s storm, the entire Sri Lanka collapsed for just 50 runs.
Chasing the target, the Indian team won the match by scoring 51 runs in 6.1 overs. Ishaan scored 23 unbeaten runs and Shubhman Gill scored 27 unbeaten runs.
Earlier, captain Shanaka’s decision to bat first after winning the toss proved wrong at that time. When Bumrah gave India its first success by dismissing Perera for zero in the first over. After this, Siraj wreaked havoc on Sri Lanka in the third over.
Siraj took four wickets in the second over of his spell. This included the wickets of Pathum Nishanka 02, Sadira Samarawickrama 0, Charitha Asalanka 0 and Dhananjay de Silva 4. However, Siraj took 6 wickets for 21 runs in 7 overs. Apart from this, Siraj clean bowled Mendis and captain Shanaka and sent them to the pavilion.
Five Sri Lankan batsmen could not even open their account. At the same time, four batsmen could not even reach double figures. Kusal Mendis scored the maximum 17 runs for the team. After this Dasun Hemantha contributed 13 unbeaten runs. Hardik took three wickets, while Bumrah got one wicket.