Full score, India vs Sri Lanka Board President’s XI, highlights: Match drawn
India declared at 312/9 on the second day of a two-day warm-up game against Sri Lanka Board President’s XI in Colombo on Saturday. The match was then declared a draw. Get highlights and full cricket score of India vs Sri Lanka Board President’s XI, Day 2, hereindia vs sri lanka 2017 Updated: Jul 22, 2017 16:08 IST
India declared at 312/9 and match was then delcared a draw.with SLBP XI choosing not to bat out the remaining 52 overs. Get highlights and full cricket score of India vs Sri Lanka Board President’s XI, Day 2, here.
2:30 PM: That’s all from our side, thank you so much for joining us!
2:25 PM: The match has now been declared a draw.
1:50 PM: India have declared at 312/9.
1:44 PM: WICKET! Jadeja departs. India are 312/9 after 68 overs.
1:41 PM: SIX! Saha once again hits Kaushal over the ropes.
1:39 PM: FOUR! Rajitha’s over was going well until the final ball, which Jadeja duly dispatched to the boundary. India are 303/8 after 67 overs.
1:35 PM: Big over for India; nine runs came off it. India are 296/8 after 66 overs.
1:31 PM: SIX! Saha is done waiting and smashes Kaushal for a six.
1:30 PM: Jadeja is taking his time out in the middle, as is Saha. India are 287/8 after 65 overs.
1:26 PM: Another good over for SLBP XI. India are 285/8 after 64 overs.
1:21 PM: Rajitha continues to keep things tight. India are 283/8 after 63 overs.
1:19 PM: After 62 overs, India are 282/8.
1:13 PM: Both Jadeja and Saha are taking their time here. India are 279/8 after 61 overs.
1:10 PM: India are 278/8 after 60 overs.
1:05 PM: At the end of the 59th over, India are 274/8.
1:00 PM: WICKET! Pandya departs. Not a great way to stake your claim for a place in the Test side.
12:56 PM: FOUR! Pandya going after the bowling early.
12:55 PM: India are 259/7 after 57 overs.
12:49 PM: Wriddhiman Saha and Hardik Pandya are now out to bat. India are 254/7 after 56 overs.
12:05 PM: And it’s lunch. We will be back with live updates when play resumes.
12:01 PM: With 54 overs played, India are 246/5.
11:58 AM: A relatively quiet over this time around, as it goes for only 4 runs. India are 243/5 after 53 overs.
11:54 AM: India are 239/5 after 52 overs.
11:52 AM: AND AGAIN! It’s almost as if Rohit is trying to outscore his partner now as he once again clears the ropes.
11:50 AM: SIX! Rohit Sharma hits Kaushal for a maximum.
11:48 AM: After 51 overs, India are 226/5.
11:45 AM: FOUR! Rohit Sharma now starting to play his shots.
11:43 AM: With 50 overs completed, India are 219/5. A minimum of 70 overs can still be played today.
11:41 AM: FOUR! Dhawan now takes on Kaushal and sends him to the boundary.
11:40 AM: India are 215/5 with 49 overs played.
11:35 AM: Tharindu Kaushal’s over goes for just three runs. India are 212/5 after 48 overs.
11:30 AM: Rohit gets four runs off the over. India are 209/5 after 47 overs.
11:24 AM: BACK-TO-BACK FOURS! It’s Dhawan again, who hits two fours to end the over. India are 205/5 after 46 overs.
11:21 AM: FOUR! Sanjaya had bowled 5 dot balls but Dhawan found the boundary on the last ball of the over. India are 196/5 after 45 overs.
11:16 AM: India are 192/5 after 44 overs.
11:13 AM: FOUR! Dhawan is showing some good intent here and playing his shots freely.
11:12 AM: With 43 overs gone, India are 186/5.
11:08 AM: FOUR! It’s back to business for Dhawan right after the drinks break ends.
11:03 AM: At the end of 42 overs, India are 178/5.
10:59 AM: FOUR! Dhawan hits Sanjaya for his first boundary of the day. India are 177/5 after 41 overs.
10:56 AM: Both Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane have retired. Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma have come in to bat. India are 169/5 after 40 overs.
10:41 AM: Rajitha’s first over yields four runs. India are 166/3 after 38 overs.
10:35 AM: FOUR! Virat Kohli brings up his fifty in style. India are 162/3 after 37 overs.
10:31 AM: Fernando continues to keep things tight. India are 157/3 after 36 overs.
10:20 AM: Virat Kohli is nearing his fifty. He is on 47. This is a good start for the captain on the tour. India are 156/3 after 35 overs
10:15 AM: Kohli with a single to end the over. India are 150/3 after 33 overs.
10:14 AM: BACK-TO-BACK FOURS! Kohli gets the first two boundaries of the day.
10:10 AM: Good tight over from Fernando as well. India are 140/3 after 32 overs.
10:07 AM: The first over of the day yields two runs. India are 137/3 after 31 overs.
9:59 AM: Good morning and welcome to Day 2 of the warm-up game between India and Sri Lanka Board President’s XI. India will no doubt look to give all their batsmen some time in the middle on the final day of this game as they gear up for the start of the series.
KL Rahul scored 54 for India, facing 58 deliveries and hitting seven boundaries. Abhinav Mukund (0) and Cheteshwar Pujara (0) were dismissed cheaply.
Seamer Vishwa Fernando took two wickets for Sri Lanka board XI.
Spinners Kuldeep Yadav and Ravindra Jadeja shared seven wickets and helped India dismiss a Sri Lanka board XI for 187, starting their tour of the island in a dominant fashion on Friday.
India were 135 for three at stumps on the opening day of a two-day warm-up match, trailing the hosts by 52 runs in the first innings.
Danushka Gunathilaka top scored for the Sri Lanka Board XI with 74 off 97 deliveries, hitting 11 boundaries. Lahiru Thirimanne, who has lost his place in the national team because of poor form, made 59. Yadav took four wickets and Jadeja captured three.
The first of the three-match Test series begins in Galle next Wednesday
First Published: Jul 22, 2017 09:29 IST