Substantial rain once more played spoilsport as Day 2 of the primary Test amongst India and Sri Lanka was canceled ahead of schedule at the Eden Gardens. The Ind vs SL primary day saw India reeling at 17/3 at stumps. Day 2 was no better for the hosts as the Lankans stayed to finish everything. Excepting Cheteshwar Pujara’s coarse 47, Ajinkya Rahane and R Ashwin fell economically as India could just reach 74 for 5 when play must be surrendered after only several hours of match activity. Dasun Shanaka took both the wickets of Rahane and Ashwin. The pitch additionally supported the bowlers as the guests concentrated on their line and length allowing to the Indian batsmen to score runs. Pujara is nearing 50 years and he should bat well if India are to remain in the amusement.
IND 136/8 (52.4 Ovs)
Day 3: 1st Session – Sri Lanka opt to bowl
Match Ind vs SL 1st Test day 3 , Sri Lanka tour of India, 2017
Date Thursday, November 16, 2017 – Monday, November 20, 2017
Venue Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Umpires Richard Kettleborough, Nigel Llong
Third Umpire Joel Wilson
Match Referee David Boon
Virat Kohli (c)
Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Shikhar Dhawan, Murali Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara, Lokesh Rahul, Ajinkya Rahane, Rohit Sharma, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Kuldeep Yadav, Umesh Yadav
Sri Lanka Squad
Dinesh Chandimal (c)
Niroshan Dickwella (wk),, Dimuth Karunaratne, Lahiru Thirimanne, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Dilruwan Perera, Angelo Mathews, Lakshan Sandakan, Vishwa Fernando, Dhananjaya de Silva, Rangana Herath, Suranga Lakmal, Lahiru Gamage, Dasun Shanaka, Roshen Silva
Ind vs SL 1st Test Day 3 Live Streaming
Substantial rain once more played spoilsport as Day 2 of the primary Test amongst India and Sri Lanka was canceled ahead of schedule at the Eden Gardens.