India vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Day 5 Highlights Today 20 Nov 2017









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The first test match between Sri Lanka and India resulted in a draw after India gave a healthy target of 231 to Sri Lanka, declaring at 352-8. Virat Kohli hit a century – his fiftieth international century along with Dhawan’s 94 and Rahul’s 79. The good performance by the batsmen were further embellished by the Indian bowlers who made the game look like India’s victory as Sri Lanka were 75-7 when India asked for the match to draw. Shami and Bhuvneshwar Kumar gave a very tough time to the Sri Lankan batsmen as Lakmal had given to his opposition.








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Sri Lanka was dominating the first two sessions. Lakmal was the only bowler who was able to reach 130kmph and produce movement with the ball. However the Indian seamers Kumar, Shami and Yadav were able to move the ball and reverse swing the ball – leaving Sri Lanka on their knees but still somehow, the visitors were able to salvage pride and were able to draw the match.