MS Dhoni continues to show why he is best in the business when it comes to behind the stumps. The former captain is known for his reflex action when keeping wickets. Dhoni wastes no time and seizes every opportunity to effect a stumping. Against Sri Lanka in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 (CWC 2019) match, Dhoni stumped Kusal Mendis off Ravindra Jadeja’s bowling. India vs Sri Lanka Live Cricket Score of ICC World Cup 2019 Match.
The stumping was relatively easier than some of his previous dismissals. Or maybe it is just the standard that Dhoni has set for himself that this stumping appears to be a lot easier.
Kusal Mendis tried to take on Ravindra Jadeja but failed to get near the pitch of the ball as it spinner past his bat. Mendis was out of the crease and did not bother to come back as Dhoni was quick to whip the bails to collect yet another stumping. Jasprit Bumrah Becomes Second Fastest Indian to 100 Reach ODI Wickets, Achieves Feat During IND vs SL CWC 2019 Match.
Here’s How MS Dhoni Stumped Kusal Mendis
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Meanwhile, Jadeja is playing his first match of the CWC 2019 and did a fine job. In his eight overs, at the time of writing this story, Jadeja had given away just 21 runs. Apart from his bowling, Jadeja is a decent batsman and a qualify fielder as well. The all-rounder was given a game as India rested Yuzvendra Chahal today. India vs Sri Lanka Toss & Playing 11 Update: SL Opt to Bat As IND Include Ravindra Jadeja and Kuldeep Yadav.
India have already booked their place in the semi-finals and are looking to win their last round-robin match before the semis. The Men in Blue are expected to face home side England in the second semi-final.
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