IND vs SL Day 2 Highlights: Pant, Iyer & Bumrah put India in command, need 9 wickets to win Pink-Ball Test, Sri Lanka need 419 runs, SL 28/1

IND vs SL Day 2 Highlights: – India vs Sri Lanka – Rohit Sharma eyes another clean sweep as India need just nine…

IND vs SL Day 2 Highlights: Pant, Iyer & Bumrah put India in command, need 9 wickets to win Pink-Ball Test, Sri Lanka need 419 runs, SL 28/1
IND vs SL Day 2 Highlights: Pant, Iyer & Bumrah put India in command, need 9 wickets to win Pink-Ball Test, Sri Lanka need 419 runs, SL 28/1

IND vs SL Day 2 Highlights: – India vs Sri Lanka – Rohit Sharma eyes another clean sweep as India need just nine wickets to win the Pink-Ball Test in Bengaluru. India had two showmen on Day 2. First Jasprit Bumrah bagged a fifer to demolish Sri Lankan batting up, bowling them out for 109 for a 143-run first-innings lead. Then, it was Rishabh Pant’s fastest Test fifty apart from Shreyas Iyer’s 67 helped India take command. Follow IND vs SL Live Updates on InsideSport.IN.

Chasing a mammoth 447-run target Lankans were dealt with an early blow as Jasprit Bumrah dismissed Lahiru Thirimanne’s leg before wicket for a duck of the third ball of the innings. Skipper Dimuth Karunaratne and Kusal Mendis batted steadily to take the team’s total to 28/1 at stumps on Day-2 needing 419 more runs to win the Test match.

Earlier, Jasprit Bumrah bagged his first fifer in India as the hosts bowled out Sri Lanka for just 109 runs to take a 143-run first-innings lead in the 2nd Test in Bengaluru.

IND vs SL Day 2 Highlights: Pant, Iyer & Bumrah put India in command, need 9 wickets to win Pink-Ball Test, Sri Lanka need 419 runs, SL 28/1

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IND vs SL Day 2 Highlights: Pant, Iyer & Bumrah put India in command, need 9 wickets to win Pink-Ball Test, Sri Lanka need 419 runs, SL 28/1

Unlike the first innings, Indian openers started off steadily in the second innings as local lad Mayank Agarwal and skipper Rohit Sharma batted steadily to take the team’s total to 42. Slow left-arm bowler Lasith Embuldeniya then broke the partnership dismissing Agarwal for 22 caught in the gully by Dhananjaya de Silva.

Hanuma Vihari joined his skipper in the middle to take their team’s total beyond the 50-run mark as the hosts scored 61/1 going into Tea on day-2.

IND vs SL Day 2 Highlights: Pant, Iyer & Bumrah put India in command, need 9 wickets to win Pink-Ball Test, Sri Lanka need 419 runs, SL 28/1

IND vs SL Day 2 Highlights: Pant, Iyer & Bumrah put India in command, need 9 wickets to win Pink-Ball Test, Sri Lanka need 419 runs, SL 28/1

Resuming the Post Tea session at 61/1 Hanuma Vihari and skipper Rohit Sharma batted steadily to notch up a fifty partnership. The 56-run partnership between Rohit-Vihari was broken by right-arm off-break bowler Dhananjaya de Silva as dismissed captain Rohit Sharma for 46 left India at 98/2.

Virat Kohli came in to bat with Vihari and the duo took India’s second innings total to a triple-figure mark. At the score of 116 the hosts lost their third wicket as Praveen Jayawickrama cleaned up Vihari for 35.

IND vs SL Day 2 Highlights: Pant, Iyer & Bumrah put India in command, need 9 wickets to win Pink-Ball Test, Sri Lanka need 419 runs, SL 28/1

Rishabh Pant smashes fastest fifty – Rishabh Pant walked in to bat and the southpaw started in his trademark aggressive style hitting boundaries and sixes. But the small 23-run partnership was broken as Jayawickrama dismissed Virat Kohli’s leg before the wicket and the star batter’s disappointing run with the bat continued.

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India’s top-run scorer in the previous innings Shreyas Iyer walked into bat with Pant and took India’s second innings total beyond the 150-run mark. The wicket-keeper batter continued to deal in boundaries and sixes and went on to notch up his half-century of just 28 balls. Pant became the fastest Indian half-centurion in Test matches breaking Kapil Dev’s record who scored his Test fifty of 30 balls.

IND vs SL Day 2 Highlights: Pant, Iyer & Bumrah put India in command, need 9 wickets to win Pink-Ball Test, Sri Lanka need 419 runs, SL 28/1

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IND vs SL Day 2 Highlights: Pant, Iyer & Bumrah put India in command, need 9 wickets to win Pink-Ball Test, Sri Lanka need 419 runs, SL 28/1

Soon after scoring his half-century Pant was dismissed caught and bowled by Jayawickrama to leave India at 189/5. Ravindra Jadeja came into bat with Shreyas Iyer and the duo took India’s total to 199 for 5 going into Dinner to extend the lead to 342 runs.

Sri Lanka 2nd Innings: 28/1, Need 447 to win

Batsmen R B 4S 6S SR
Lahiru Thirimanne lbw b JJ Bumrah 0 3 0 0 0.00
Dimuth Karunaratne (C) Not out 10 13 2 0 76.92
Kusal Mendis Not out 16 26 3 0 61.54
Extra 2 (b 0, w 0, nb 0, lb 2)
Total 28/1 (7)
Yet To Bat A MathewsD de SilvaC AsalankaN DickwellaS LakmalL EmbuldeniyaMVT FernandoP Jayawickrama
BOWLING O M R W ECON
Jasprit Bumrah 3 1 9 1 3.00
Mohammed Shami 3 0 13 0 4.33
Ravichandran Ashwin 1 0 4 0 4.00
Fall Of Wickets FOW Over
L Thirimanne 1-0 0.3

 

IND vs SL Day 2 Highlights: Pant, Iyer & Bumrah put India in command, need 9 wickets to win Pink-Ball Test, Sri Lanka need 419 runs, SL 28/1

Sri Lanka 1st Innings: 109 all out, trail by 143 runs

Batsmen R B 4S 6S SR
Kusal Mendis c S Iyer b JJ Bumrah 2 7 0 0 28.57
Dimuth Karunaratne (C) b M Shami 4 13 1 0 30.77
Lahiru Thirimanne c S Iyer b JJ Bumrah 8 6 2 0 133.33
Angelo Mathews c Rohit Sharma b JJ Bumrah 43 85 3 2 50.59
Dhananjaya de Silva lbw b M Shami 10 24 1 0 41.67
Charith Asalanka c Ravichandran Ashwin b Axar Patel 5 8 1 0 62.50
Niroshan Dickwella (WK) c Rishabh Pant b JJ Bumrah 21 38 3 0 55.26
Lasith Embuldeniya c Rishabh Pant b JJ Bumrah 1 16 0 0 6.25
Suranga Lakmal b Ravichandran Ashwin 5 9 1 0 55.56
Praveen Jayawickrama Not out 1 1 0 0 100.00
Vishwa Fernando st Rishabh Pant b Ravichandran Ashwin 8 8 1 0 100.00
Extra 1 (b 1, w 0, nb 0, lb 0)
Total 109/10 (35.5)
BOWLING O M R W ECON
Jasprit Bumrah 10 4 24 5 2.40
Ravichandran Ashwin 8.5 1 30 2 3.40
Mohammed Shami 6 1 18 2 3.00
Ravindra Jadeja 6 1 15 0 2.50
Axar Patel 5 1 21 1 4.20
Fall Of Wickets FOW Over
K Mendis 1-2 2.1
L Thirimanne 2-14 4.1
D Karunaratne 3-14 5.1
D de Silva 4-28 11.5
C Asalanka 5-50 17.3
A Mathews 6-85 28.1
L Embuldeniya 7-95 32.2
S Lakmal 8-100 33.6
N Dickwella 9-100 34.2
MVT Fernando 10-109 35.5

 

IND vs SL Day 2 Highlights: Pant, Iyer & Bumrah put India in command, need 9 wickets to win Pink-Ball Test, Sri Lanka need 419 runs, SL 28/1

India 1st Innings – 252/10

Batsmen R B 4S 6S SR
Mayank Agarwal runout (N Dickwella / P Jayawickrama) 4 7 1 0 57.14
Rohit Sharma (C) c D de Silva b L Embuldeniya 15 25 1 1 60.00
Hanuma Vihari c N Dickwella b P Jayawickrama 31 81 4 0 38.27
Virat Kohli lbw b D de Silva 23 48 2 0 47.92
Rishabh Pant (WK) b L Embuldeniya 39 26 7 0 150.00
Shreyas Iyer st N Dickwella b P Jayawickrama 92 98 10 4 93.88
Ravindra Jadeja c L Thirimanne b L Embuldeniya 4 14 1 0 28.57
Ravichandran Ashwin c N Dickwella b D de Silva 13 33 1 0 39.39
Axar Patel b S Lakmal 9 7 0 1 128.57
Mohammed Shami c D de Silva b P Jayawickrama 5 8 1 0 62.50
Jasprit Bumrah Not out 0 10 0 0 0.00
Extra 17 (b 7, w 0, nb 2, lb 8)
Total 252/10 (59.1)
Yet To Bat
Fall Of Wickets FOW Over
Mayank Agarwal 1-10 1.4
Rohit Sharma 2-29 9.3
GH Vihari 3-76 26.2
Virat Kohli 4-86 27.3
Rishabh Pant 5-126 32.4
RA Jadeja 6-148 36.4
Ravichandran Ashwin 7-183 47.1
Axar Patel 8-215 49.6
M Shami 9-229 53.5
S Iyer 10-252 59.1
BOWLING O M R W ECON WD NB
Suranga Lakmal 8 3 12 1 1.50 0 0
Vishwa Fernando 3 0 18 0 6.00 0 1
Lasith Embuldeniya 24 2 94 3 3.91 0 1
Praveen Jayawickrama 17.1 3 81 3 4.71 0 0
Dhananjaya de Silva 7 1 32 2 4.57 0 0

 

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India Playing XI 2nd Test: Rohit Sharma (C), Mayank Agarwal/Shubman Gill, Hanuma Vihari, Virat Kohli, Rishabh Pant (WK), Shreyas Iyer, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah

Sri Lanka Playing XI 2nd Test: Lahiru Thirimanne, Dimuth Karunaratne, Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Dhananjaya de Silva, Niroshan Dickwella, Suranga Lakmal, Lasith Embuldeniya, Vishwa Fernando, Praveen Jayawickrama

IND vs SL Day 2 Highlights: Pant, Iyer & Bumrah put India in command, need 9 wickets to win Pink-Ball Test, Sri Lanka need 419 runs, SL 28/1

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