Kolkata Test: Sri Lanka 165/4 at stumps on Day 3
KalingaTV News Network
Kolkata: Sri Lanka scored 165 for four at stumps after bundling out India for 172 on the third day of the opening Test at the Eden Gardens here on Saturday. The visitors now trail by seven runs.
For Sri Lanka, Lahiru Thirimanne made 51, while Angelo Mathews contributed 52 runs. Dinesh Chandimal, 13 and Niroshan Dickwella, 14 were at the crease.
Earlier, India were all out for 172 in their first innings. Cheteshwar Pujara (52) stood tall amidst the top order ruins, while Wridhhiman Saha (29), Md. Shami (24) and Ravinder Jadeja (22 ) scored useful runs.
Almost two days of play was lost due to rains and wet out field.