Best performances - Batsmen
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Kusal Perera's 27-run over off Shardul Thakur helped Sri Lanka set the early tempo in their chase
The batsman marked his return from injury with a 22-ball fifty, while Shikhar Dhawan's 49-ball 90 went in vain
India have rested several first-choice players, including Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni, while Sri Lanka will miss Angelo Mathews and Asela Gunaratne, who are unavailable through injury
Sri Lanka's head coach said the batsman's mental state was the biggest contributor to his recent form
No. of higher successful run-chases at Premadasa Stadium than the 175 by Sri Lanka in this match. The previous highest was 173 by Pakistan in 2015.
Runs scored by Sri Lanka in the powerplays, their most ever. This is also the second-most runs conceded by India against any side in powerplays.
Previous highest score for Shikhar Dhawan in T20Is. He's gone past that in this match. All his top-3 T20I scores have come in his last 7 inns.
Sri Lanka's win-loss record at Premadasa in T20Is in 14 matches before this. Their win-loss ratio of 0.166 is the second-worst for any team at a venue playing 10 or more matches.