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 4969 124
2 South Africa 3767 111
3 England 4497 105
4 New Zealand 3489 100
5 Australia 3294 97
Rank Team Points Rating
1 South Africa 6386 120
2 India 6546 119
3 Australia 5948 114
4 England 6156 114
5 New Zealand 5432 111
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 2843 124
2 New Zealand 1925 120
3 West Indies 2395 120
4 England 2029 119
5 India 2965 119