Shikhar Dhawan's successful comeback, Cheteshwar Pujara's 12th ton helps India dominate Sri Lanka on Day 1

FP Sports, Jul,26 2017
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    Shikhar Dhawan slammed a belligerent 190 as India dominated the Day one of the Galle Test. AP

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    India's Abhinav Mukund, though, could make the most of his opportunity and was dismissed for 12. AP

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    After Mukund's wicket, Shikhar Dhawan and Cheteshwar Pujara frustrated Sri Lanka and stitched a 253-run stand. AP

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    What added to Sri Lanka's woes was Asela Gunaratne's injury. He has been ruled out of the remainder of the 1st Test. AP

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    Shikhar Dhawan broke Polly Umrigar's 55-year old record of scoring the most number of runs in the post-lunch session. AP

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    Sri Lanka's Nuwan Pradeep got rid of Shikhar Dhawan for 190. AP

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    Sri Lanka got two wickets on either side of tea as Virat Kohli was sent back to the hut for 3. Nuwan Pradeep was the pick of the bowlers, he was Sri Lanka's only wicket-taker. AP

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    Cheteshwar Pujara's purple patch continued. He slammed his 12th Test ton and remained unbeaten on 144. AP




Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 5313 121
2 South Africa 4484 115
3 Australia 4174 104
4 New Zealand 3489 100
5 England 4829 99
6 Sri Lanka 4374 95
Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 7594 122
2 South Africa 6911 117
3 England 6871 116
4 New Zealand 6550 115
5 Australia 6376 112
6 Pakistan 4877 96
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 3272 126
2 Australia 2513 126
3 India 3547 122
4 New Zealand 3013 116
5 West Indies 2538 115
6 England 2402 114