SL vs Ind, 1st Test: Sri Lanka all out from 78.3 overs, India is batting, Shikhar Dhawan departs | Memsaab.com

Dilruwan Perera strikes first, Shikhar Dhawan departs, India 44/1 from 12 overs

Earlier in the day, Sri Lanka 291/9 (all out) from 78.3 overs.

Earlier in the day, Sri Lanka 291/9 (all out) from 78.3 overs.
In This Image: Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli
India kept their score ticking in the second innings even after Shikhar Dhawan departed early. Cheteshwar Pujara, who came in at number three, and Abhinav Mukund kept the team going as the lead went past 350.
 

Ind lead by 353 runs, Shikhar Dhawan has failed to recreate his form from the first innings

Ind lead by 353 runs, Shikhar Dhawan has failed to recreate his form from the first innings
In This Image: Cheteswar Pujara
Dilruwan Perera sent in a short ball outside the off stump, a ball that was asking to be hit. But the ball stopped on Dhawan, who only spooned it to substitute Dhananjaya de Silva at backward point.