India Vs Srilanka 3rd test match was exciting to watch it both team player played very well. Srilankan Players tried best to won 3rd test match but it like MISSION IMPOSSIBLE for them, no result as match was declared as draw. Both team showed their batting class and performed best for their team.
As the weather of stadium not so healthy for players, all over surrounding was polluted by bad smoke. It became hard to play cricket in such environment, player were suffering from breathing problem. All though at the end of fifth day match declared as draw.
India Cricket Team for 3rd Test Match
Virat Kohli(C), Murali Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Rohit Sharma, Wriddhiman Saha (WK), Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma,ShikharDhawan, Ravichandran Ashwin
Bench: Vijay Shankar, Kuldeep Yadav , Lokesh Rahul, Umesh yadav.
Srilanka Team for 3rd Test Match
Dinesh Chandimal(C), Niroshan Dickwella(WK), Sadeera Samarawickrama, Dimuth Karunaratne, Dhananjaya de Silva, Angelo Mathews, Roshen Silva, Dilruwan Perera, Lahiru Gamage , Suranga Lakmal, Lakshan Sandakan.
Bench: Vishwa Fernando, Jeffrey Vandersay, Dasun Shanaka, Lahiru Thirimanne.
India Vs Srilanka 3rd test match.
Date: December 02-06 December 2017, Saturday- Wednesday.
India won the toss and opts to bat
Venue: Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi.
India 1st Innings score 536 runs, 7 wickets falls. Virat Kohli scored double hundred once again he showed his class of batting, under the captaincy pressure batsmen are under pressure they can’t show their talent due to under pressure. But it not with Virat Kohli, he usually likes to play under pressure. Day by day Virat Kohli is showing his brilliant talent and breaking all record. Murali Vijay scored 155 runs in 261 balls, his passion, temperament make him brilliant test cricketer.
India 1st Innings
|Murali Vijay||st Dickwella b Sandakan||155||267||13||0||58.05|
|Shikhar Dhawan||c Lakmal b D Perera||23||35||4||0||65.71|
|Cheteshwar Pujara||c Samarawickrama b Gamage||23||39||4||0||58.97|
|Virat Kohli(C)||Lbw b Sandakan||243||281||25||0||84.67|
|Ajinkya Rahane||st Dickwella b Sandakan||1||5||0||0||20.00|
|Rohit Sharma||c Dickwella b Sandakan||65||102||7||2||63.73|
|R Ashwin||c D Perera b Gamage||4||16||0||0||25.00|
|Wriddhiman Saha(WK)||NOT OUT||9||19||1||0||47.37|
|Ravindra Jadeja||NOT OUT||5||4||1||0||125.00|
Extra: 8 (b0, lb 1, W 0, nb 7, p0)
Total: 536 (7 wkts, 127.5 ov)
Mohammed Shami & I Sharma did not bat
FALL OF WICKETS
- 42-1 (Shikhar Dhawan, 9.6 ov)
- 78-2 (Cheteshwar Pujara, 20.2 ov)
- 361-3 (Murali Vijay, 85.6 ov)
- 365-4 (Ajinkya Rahane, 87.3 ov)
- 500-5 (Rohit Sharma, 117.5 ov)
- 519-6 (Ravichandran Ashwin, 122.4 ov)
- 523-7 (Virat Kohli, 125.3 ov)
|D de Silva||16||0||48||0||0||0||3.00|
Lakshan Sandakan Bowled Seven ‘NO BALL’
SRILANKA 1st INNINGS
Srilankan team loss top order batsmen earlier, due to fall of early wickets, team was in danger zone chance to loss match. Angelo Mathew and Dinesh Chandimal two experience players fight for their country, throughout a day they played for their nation. Angelo Mathews Scored 111 runs, 268 balls, and Dinesh Chandimal scored 164 runs, 361 balls. Other Srilankan players failed to perform against Indian Bowling Attack. Angelo Mathews and Dinesh Chandimal two Srilankan players showed their cricketing skills against Indian Bowling Attack.
|Dimuth Karunaratne||c Saha b Shami||0||1||0||0||0.00|
|Dilruwan Perera||lbw b R Jadeja||42||54||9||0||77.78|
|D de Silva||lbw b I Sharma||1||14||0||0||7.14|
|Angelo Mathews||c Saha b R Ashwin||111||268||14||2||41.42|
|Dinesh Chandimal(C)||c Dhawan b I Sharma||164||361||21||1||45.43|
|Sadeera Samarawickrama||c Saha b I Sharma||33||61||7||0||54.10|
|Roshen Silva||c Dhawan b R Ashwin||0||3||0||0||0.00|
|N Dickwella (WK)||b R Ashwin||0||4||0||0||0.00|
|Suranga Lakmal||c Saha b Shami||5||13||1||0||38.46|
|Lahiru Gamage||lbw b R Jadeja||1||16||0||0||6.25|
|L Sandakan||NOT OUT||0||20||0||0||0.00|
Extra: 16 (b 4, lb 5, W 0, nb 2, p5)
Total: 373 (10 wkts, 135.3 ov)
FALL OF WICKETS
- 0-1 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 0.1 ov)
- 14-2 (D de Silva, 5.1 ov)
- 75-3 (D Perera, 18.4 ov)
- 256-4 (Angelo Mathews, 97.6 ov)
- 317-5 (Sadeera Samarawickrama, 116.4 ov)
- 318-6 (Roshen Silva, 117.4 ov)
- 322-7 (N Dickwella , 119.2 ov)
- 331-8 (Suranga Lakmal, 122.4 ov)
- 343 -9 (Lahiru Gamage, 126.5 ov)
- 373-10 (Dinesh Chandimal, 135.3 ov)
INDIA 2nd INNINGS
In India Vs Srilanka 3rd test match, India played brilliant cricket against Srilankan team, they scored 246 runs, 5 wicket loss at 52.2 overs. Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan Scored half Century.
|Murali Vijay||c Dickwella b Lakmal||9||12||2||0||75.00|
|Shikhar Dhawan||st Lakmal b Sandakan||67||91||5||1||73.63|
|Ajinkya Rahane||c Sandakan b D Perera||10||37||2||0||27.03|
|C Pujara||c Mathews b D de Silva||49||66||5||0||74.24|
|Virat Kohli(C)||c Lakmal b Gamage||50||58||3||0||86.21|
|Rohit Sharma||NOT OUT||50||49||5||0||102.04|
|R Jadeja||NOT OUT||4||4||0||0||100.00|
Extra 7 (b 1, lb 2, W 1, nb 3, p0)
Total 246 (5wkts, 52.2 ov)
FALL OF WICKETS
- 10-1 (Murali Vijay, 2.1 ov)
- 29-2 (Ajinkya Rahane, 13.4 ov)
- 106-3 (C Pujara, 30.6 ov)
- 144-4 (S Dhawan , 35.2 ov)
- 234-5 ( Virat Kohli, 50.4 ov)
|D de Silva||5||0||31||1||0||0||6.20|
SRILANKA 2nd INNINGS
In India Srilanka cricket match, Srilanka scored 299-5 in 103 over’s later match declared as DRAW. A Great knock by Dhananjaya de Silva he scored 119 runs in 219 balls, another great knock to save match by Roshen Silva he scored 74 runs in 154 balls due to partnership between this two players saved srilankan team by losing 3rd test match. Srilankan batting order failed to face Indian Bowling Attack.
|D Karunaratne||c Saha b R Jadeja||13||46||1||0||28.26|
|S Samarawickrama||c A Rahane b Shami||5||15||0||0||33.33|
|D de silva||retd hurt||119||219||15||1||54.34|
|S Lakmal||b R Jadeja||0||3||0||0||0.00|
|Angelo Mathews||c A Rahane b R Jadeja||1||20||0||0||5.00|
|Dinesh Chandimal (C)||b R Ashwin||36||90||2||0||40.00|
|Roshen Silva||NOT OUT||74||154||11||0||48.05|
|N Dickwella||NOT OUT||44||72||6||0||61.11|
|M Vijay||1||0||3||0||0||0||3.00||Virat Kohli(C)||1||0||1||0||0||0||1.00|
India won test series against srilanka by 1-0
Ninth consecutive test victories win by Indian team…