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

 Shikhar Dhawans successful comeback, Cheteshwar Pujaras 12th ton helps India dominate Sri Lanka on Day 1

Shikhar Dhawan slammed a belligerent 190 as India dominated the Day one of the Galle Test. AP

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 wickettaker. AP

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

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

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

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Updated Date: Jul 26, 2017 18:16:50 IST