Second T20I: Shreyas Iyer, Ravindra Jadeja star as India beat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets to win series5Photo© financialexpress.com

Second T20I: Shreyas Iyer, Ravindra Jadeja star as India beat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets to win series

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Shreyas Iyer smashed an unbeaten 74 as India beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the second Twenty20 international to clinch the series on Saturday.

Chasing 184 for victory, Iyer led the batting charge, putting on an unbeaten 58-run stand with Ravindra Jadeja, who hit 45 off 18 balls, to take the team home with 17 balls to spare in the Himalayan hill town of Dharamsala.

India took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series with their 11th successive T20 victory and a seventh straight series win at home.