Srilanka Saved… India Vs Srilanka 1st Test Draw

india vs srilanka

Srilanka was just saved from a test defeat against India and India was just three wickets away from victory. The first test was drawn at Eden. Suranga Lakmal bowling .. Bhuvaneshwar Kumar’s Swing Magic .. Mohammad Shami’s Bouncy Balls .. Virat Kohli’s 50th International Century .. KL Rahul .. Shikhar Dhawan Lightning performances .. Srilankas funny scenes for the draw  .. Indian team’s tough fight for the win .. were the highlights of the first Test.

Bhuvi’s magic and India’s fight

bhuvneshwar kumar

The first Test between India and Sri Lanka ended in a draw. On the fifth day, Monday’s play went well with many twists, turns and swings of course. India started the game on Monday with an overnight score of 171/1 on the fifth day. The second innings was declared at 352/8. With Virat Kohli (104 not out), openers Shikhar Dhawan (94; 116 × 11 × 4, 2 × 6), Lokesh Rahul (79; 125 × 8 × 4).

Sri Lanka lead by 231 runs in the first innings. Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s star show to Sri Lankan opening batsmen in the second innings. Bowled 11 overs, of them, eight were maidens and took 8 runs for 4 wickets. Umesh 1 wicket and Shami 2 wickets respectively.

The opener Samaravikrama got out even before posting a run on the scoreboard. 4 wickets fell for 22 runs, Chandimal (20), Dikwella (27) stopped the fall of wickets for a while. All efforts have been made to waste the time. Bhuvi took Dikwella’s wicket, Shami took Chandimal’s wicket and India had hoped for success. Finally, with Shanaka (6) and Rangana Herath (0 not out), the match finished at 75/7. Even though some overs were yet to be bowled the match was called off due to low light after 26.3 overs.



  1. borvest inkral

    February 19, 2018 at 9:40 pm

    I went over this web site and I think you have a lot of wonderful info, saved to favorites (:.

  2. furtdso linopv

    April 1, 2018 at 3:42 pm

    Hello there, just turned into alert to your blog via Google, and located that it is really informative. I am going to watch out for brussels. I will be grateful should you continue this in future. Numerous other people will probably be benefited out of your writing. Cheers!

  3. Grocery Delivery

    April 12, 2018 at 4:03 pm

    Don’t blink or you’ll miss something.

  4. Fake Shoes

    April 13, 2018 at 3:41 pm

    Try not to laugh!

  5. Office Picture

    April 13, 2018 at 6:39 pm

    Have yourself a very good day!

  6. luxury background

    May 26, 2018 at 1:36 pm

    Nice post. I used to be checking constantly this
    blog and I’m inspired! Very helpful info particularly the last
    part 🙂 I handle such information a lot. I waas loooking for this certain information for a long time.
    Thanks and good luck.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Most Popular

To Top
%d bloggers like this:

Powered by