India vs Sri Lanka Second Test: India enforce follow-on after bowling out Sri Lanka for 183

  • India vs Sri Lanka Second Test: India enforce follow-on after bowling out Sri Lanka for 183
05-08-2017 | Pratidin Bureau. |

Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin picked up five wickets as India dismissed host Sri Lanka for 183 and enforced the follow-on by lunch on day three of the second Test in Colombo today.

The hosts trail India by 439 runs. Sri Lanka resumed their innings at the overnight score of 50 for 2. For India, Ravichandran Ashwin was the most successful bowler who claimed 5 wickets putting India on top in the game.

Earlier, India declared their first innings after scoring 622 for 9 riding on brilliant centuries by Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane.

Another India spinner Ravindra Jadeja has added a new feather into his cap as he became the second fastest Indian to take 150 wickets in his 32nd Test today. Only R Ashwin is ahead of Jadeja in this list as he took 150 wickets in just 29 Tests.

This is the second Test of the 3-match series, which India is leading, 1-0.

Tags : India vs Sri Lanka Colombo Test Ravichandran Ashwin Ravindra Jadeja


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