Ind vs SL, 1st Test, Day 3: Sri Lanka bowl out India for 172 | Memsaab.com

Sri Lanka bowled out India for 172 in the ongoing third Day of the first Test at the Eden Gardens on Saturday.

After having elected to bowl, Sri Lanka troubled India right from the start, and never gave the hosts room for improvement.

After having elected to bowl, Sri Lanka troubled India right from the start, and never gave the hosts room for improvement.
In This Image: Cheteshwar Pujara
For India, Cheteshwar Pujara was the highlight, having scored a well-played 52. Once he departed, Wriddhiman Saha (29) and Ravindra Jadeja (22) put up a 48-run partnership after which the latter departed.
 

The Indian top order failed to contribute as KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli went out without scoring much.

The Indian top order failed to contribute as KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli went out without scoring much.
In This Image: Suranga Lakmal
For Sri Lanka, Suranga Lakmal was the star with the ball, having finished with a spell of 4-26. Lahiru Gamage, Dasun Shanaka and Dilruwan Perera also took two wickets each.India will hope to restrict the visitors to as much as possible when the Lankans come out to bat.