Shielding champions confront must-win conflict against Proteas subsequent to tumbling to Sri Lanka India chief Virat Kohli says his group are not powerful after the guarding champions permitted Sri Lanka to pursue down an objective of 322 to win a throbbing Champions Trophy coordinate at The Oval.
India, enlivened by Shikhar Dhawan’s eminent 125, piled on a solid aggregate of 6-321 yet Sri Lanka knocked off the keeps running with eight balls left to leave Group B totally open.
Every one of the four groups in the segment have two focuses going into the last round of diversions in which India play champions trophy 2017 best positioned South Africa on Sunday and Sri Lanka meet Pakistan on Monday.
“I think Sri Lanka played truly well,” Kohli said taking after his group’s seven-wicket misfortune.
“Alternate groups are additionally champions and that should be remembered. We are not strong.”
India had beaten Sri Lanka in 14 of their last 17 one-day internationals, including the last five.