India completed a 2-0 T20 series victory over Sri Lanka with a resounding 78-run victory in Pune.
Openers KL Rahul (54) and Shikhar Dhawan (52) dominated the visiting bowlers in a 97-run opening stand, and Manish Pandey (31 not out) and Virat Kohli (26) helped steer India to 201 for six.
Sri Lanka were never in the hunt after slumping to 26 for four inside six overs.
Dhananjaya De Silva (57) and Angelo Mathews (31) provided the only resistance as Sri Lanka were bowled out for 123 in 15.5 overs, with Navdeep Saini (three for 28) the pick of the India bowlers.
Persistent rain meant only 17 overs were completed before an early tea break.
Both teams took a knee in support of the Black Lives Matter movement before play got under way.
Two minutes’ silence were also observed.
England and West Indies players took the knee ahead of the First Test in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.
England displayed names of key workers, including nurse practitioner Tom Field, on their training shirts to honour their work in the Covid-19 crisis.
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The toss for the first Test has been pushed back.
The Red Rose could be without a home venue as Emirates Old Trafford is being used by England as a ‘bio-secure venue’ this summer.
Persistent drizzle in Southampton has put back the return of international cricket.
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