India gain upper hand in Nagpur Test after Sri Lanka crumble under pressure on Day 1 [Photos]

Catch the best images from Day 1 of the 2nd test between India and Sri lanka at Nagpur

FirstCricket Staff November 24, 2017 23:42:08 IST
India went into the Nagpur Test having earned a moral win in Kolkata where they came very close to a win despite conceding first innings lead. AP
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India went into the Nagpur Test having earned a moral win in Kolkata where they came very close to a win despite conceding first innings lead. AP
India's Ishant Sharma, second right, celebrates with teammates the dismissal of Sri Lanka's Sadeera Samarawickrama during the first day of their second test cricket match in Nagpur. AP
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India's Ishant Sharma, second right, celebrates with teammates the dismissal of Sri Lanka's Sadeera Samarawickrama during the first day of their second test cricket match in Nagpur. AP
Sri Lanka's Lahiru Thirimanne, right, is bowled out by India's Ravichandran Ashwin during the first day of their second test cricket match in Nagpur. AP
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Sri Lanka's Lahiru Thirimanne, right, is bowled out by India's Ravichandran Ashwin during the first day of their second test cricket match in Nagpur. AP
Sri Lanka's captain Dinesh Chandimal showed resistance scoring a well-made half-century to take Sri Lanka past 200 against India in Nagpur. AP
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Sri Lanka's captain Dinesh Chandimal showed resistance scoring a well-made half-century to take Sri Lanka past 200 against India in Nagpur. AP
India's Ravindra Jadeja, right, celebrates with captain Virat Kohli the dismissal of Sri Lanka's Niroshan Dickwella during the first day of their second test cricket match in Nagpur. AP
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India's Ravindra Jadeja, right, celebrates with captain Virat Kohli the dismissal of Sri Lanka's Niroshan Dickwella during the first day of their second test cricket match in Nagpur. AP
India's Lokesh Rahul, right, is bowled out by Sri Lanka's Lahiru Gamage during the first day of their second test cricket match in Nagpur. AP
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India's Lokesh Rahul, right, is bowled out by Sri Lanka's Lahiru Gamage during the first day of their second test cricket match in Nagpur. AP