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 3634 125
2 South Africa 3589 112
3 Australia 3499 106
4 New Zealand 2354 102
5 England 3772 97
6 Sri Lanka 3182 91
Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 6470 127
2 India 5819 121
3 South Africa 3842 113
4 New Zealand 4602 112
5 Pakistan 3504 103
6 Australia 3699 100
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 3972 132
2 India 4601 124
3 Australia 2570 122
4 England 2448 117
5 New Zealand 2542 116
6 South Africa 2058 114