Statistics you would want to know ahead of the India vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI

Its been a one way encounter since Indian team arrived in Sri Lanka. Kohli's men have humiliated the hosts to the highest level and will look to continue their dominance on their tour in the second ODI as well.

As Sri Lankan fans hopes for some resurgence from their team, we bring you some important stats ahead of the second ODI in Pallekele.

1 - It will be a historic match for Sri lanka as they will be featuring in their 800th ODI. Only India, Australia and Pakistan have played more ODIs than Sri Lanka with (918), (901) and (879) matches respectively.

2- Virat Kohli has shattered several records during his decde long career and the Indian skipper is on the brink of achieving yet vanother milestone as he is needs only 46 more runs to surpass Faf Du Plesis (814) to become the leading run scorer in ODIs in 2017.

3- Shikhar Dhawan currently has seven 50 plus score against Sri Lanka, a fifty for the opener will make him hold the record of most 50+ scores by him against any International side. Currently, tied with West Indies (7)

4- Veteran Lasith Malinga needs two more wickets to join the elite club of Sri Lankan bowlers with more than 300 wickets.

5- If India win this ODI, it will mean that they have won 85 ODIs against Sri Lanka, the most by any side along with Pakistan(85).