Ind vs Sri Lanka 2017: India close to Test Series Whitewash after scripting SL for 135

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Sri Lanka team has already lost the test series against in India and the third test at Pallekele International Cricket Stadium is just a matter of pride for them at home. But Indian bowlers led by Mohammed Shami and Kuldeep Yadav has left the team in tatters as Indian test Cricket team eyes a series whitewash.

At on-going India vs Sri Lanka 3rd test at Kandy, India after winning the toss opted to bat first. On Day 1, the team posted 329 runs in 90 overs, after losing 6 wickets. After Dhawan and KL Rahul adding 188 for the opening wicket partnership, the home team fought back to pick up quick wickets. On Day 2, morning session, Hardik Pandya smashed 96-ball 108 to score his first maiden test century and help India propel to 487, a competitive total. His inning included 8 fours and 7 sixes as he left Sri Lanka bowlers reeling. He was involved in two fifty runs partnership for the eighth and tenth wickets as Indian finished to a strong big total once again.

Sri Lanka was pegged back early as Shami removed both the openers cheaply and then Kuldeep Yadav, playing only his second test, grabbed his second four-wicket haul as visitors enforced follow-on after securing a 352 run lead in the first inning. Indian bowlers rout Sri Lanka for 135. It looks like the test match will be over within three days. By the end of the, Sri Lanka in the second inning were 23/1 at the Day 2 end.

It’s just the second day of the third test and Sri Lankan’s are struggling to find a form against might Indians. Infact, the visitors are closing in for yet another big win and historical white-wash in Sri Lanka. India national Cricket team coach Ravi Shastri will be very found of his team.

Speaking to the media, Sri Lankan bowling coach, Chaminda Vaas calls for patience with seamers.

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