IND vs SL 1st ODI Live: Ishan Kishan’s double dhamaka, after 50 on T20I debut, smashes 50 on ODI debut

India vs Sri Lanka: Ishan Kishan reveals keys to success as Chahal TV returns
India vs Sri Lanka: Ishan Kishan reveals keys to success as Chahal TV returns

IND vs SL 1st ODI Live: Ishan Kishan’s double dhamaka, after 50 on T20I debut, smashes 50 on ODI debut – Wicketkeeper-batsman Ishan Kishan on Sunday registered the second-fastest fifty for a batsman on his ODI debut. Kishan achieved the feat in the ongoing first ODI of the three-match series against Sri Lanka here at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.

Coming into bat at number three while chasing 263, Kishan brought up his fifty off just 33 balls. The fastest fifty on ODI debut was registered by Krunal Pandya against England in March 2021. Pandya had scored 50 off just 26 balls.

Earlier this year, Kishan had also registered a fifty in his debut T20 match against England.

Earlier, India kept on taking wickets at regular intervals, but Chamika Karunaratne’s unbeaten 43-run knock helped Sri Lanka post 262/9. For India, Kuldeep Chahar, Yuzvendra Chahal, and Deepak Chahar returned with two wickets each.

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Let’s have a look at the records that tumble after Ishan Kishan’s fifty

  • 50+ runs in both ODI & T20I innings for India: Robin Uthappa Ishan Kishan*
  • Kishan becomes the first player to score a half-century among those who made ODI debut on their birthday.
  • Fourth batsman to hit a six on the first ball of his ODI career since 2002.
  • The first-ever instance of Birthday-ODI debut-Six off the first ball.
  • Ishan Kishan became the 8th ODI Indian keeper to bat at 3. And overall the 8th keeper to bat at 3 on ODI debut.
  • Men with 50+ scores on ODI AND T20I debut:Rassie van der Dussen and Ishan Kishan

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IND vs SL 1st ODI Live: Earlier, India kept on taking wickets at regular intervals, but Chamika Karunaratne’s unbeaten 43-run knock helped Sri Lanka post 262/9 in the first ODI of the three-match series here at the R Premadasa Stadium on Sunday.

For India, Kuldeep Chahar, Yuzvendra Chahal, and Deepak Chahar returned with two wickets each.

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Opting to bat first, Sri Lanka got off to a steady start as openers Avishka Fernando and Minod Bhanuka put on 49 runs inside the first nine overs. However, the introduction of Yuzvendra Chahal paid off straight away in the 10th over as the leg-spinner dismissed Fernando (32).

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IND vs SL 1st ODI Live: Bhanuka Rajapaksa then joined Minod in the middle and the duo put on 36 runs for the second wicket, but this stand was cut short in the 17th over as Kuldeep Yadav sent Rajapaksa (24) back to the pavilion. In the very same over, Kuldeep had Minod (27) caught at the first slip and as a result, Sri Lanka was reduced to 89/3.

Dhananjaya de Silva (14) disappointed with the bat as he went in for an inside-out shot over the covers, but he only managed to hand a catch to Bhuvneshwar Kumar off the bowling of Krunal Pandya, and Sri Lanka was left in a spot of bother at 117/4.

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IND vs SL 1st ODI Live: Skipper Shanaka and Charith Asalanka then got together at the crease and both batters moved the scoreboard slowly and steadily. However, the 49-run stand between these two batters was ended by Deepak Chahar in the 38th over as he dismissed Asalanka (38), reducing Sri Lanka to 166/5.

Shanaka played a knock of 39 runs, but India bowlers managed to keep the run-scoring in check and as a result, the hosts were restricted under the 265-run mark. In the final overs, Dushmantha Chameera (13) and Chamika Karunaratne (43*) hit some valuable big shots to give Sri Lanka a competitive score in the match.

Brief Scores: Sri Lanka 262/9 (Chamika Karunaratne 43*, Dasun Shanaka 39, Kuldeep Yadav 2-48) vs India.

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