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 4493 125
2 South Africa 3395 110
3 England 4497 105
4 New Zealand 3114 97
5 Australia 3294 97
Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 5993 120
2 South Africa 5957 119
3 Australia 5948 114
4 England 6156 114
5 New Zealand 5123 111
Rank Team Points Rating
1 New Zealand 1625 125
2 England 1962 123
3 Pakistan 2417 121
4 West Indies 2222 117
5 India 2183 115