Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul show for India before Sri Lanka bowlers hit back on Day 1 (By Hindustan Times)

1. After an exhilarating record opening stand between Shikhar Dhawan and KL Rahul, Sri Lanka fought back through spinners Malinda Pushpakumara and Lakshan Sandakan to share the honours on the first day of the third Test at the Pallekele International Stadium on Saturday.

2. None of the Sri Lankan bowlers were able to make an impression on him but a rush of blood saw him try to lift Pushpakumara, only to be caught by Dimuth Karunaratne at mid-on for 85.

3. With the Sri Lankan bowlers all fired up, it won’t be easy for Wriddhiman Saha and Hardik Pandya, the seventh wicket pair at the crease.

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