Sri Lanka vs India Highlights 1st Test Day 3

Sri Lanka reach 600 declared (scroll down for Updated video)

Watch highlights from the India vs Sri Lanka 1st test match Day 3 in this video that features the Sri Lankan batting en route to 600 declared. Tilakaratne Dilshan got himself to 125 while the Indians did pretty much nothing else but wait for the declaration.

Indian batting - 159/6

Sehwag played some fantastic shots in his short stint of 25 while Sachin Tendulkar looked to be attempting to give Mendis the Warne treatment before a beautiful Murali doosra got an edge onto the stumps as he attempted to leave it. While Sachin and Sourav were together, the Murali-Mendis attack though potent was held off with a batting display that unfortunately died young. Ganguly was a bit lucky with a couple of clear LBWs not being appealed for by the Lankans. Laxman was left with Kumble after Dinesh Kartik played audacious cricket including a reverse sweep off Murali during the dying moments of the light and day before playing a hoisting shot that didnt travel beyond the non-striker. Unless he does something dramatic in the 2nd innings, it looks like an unfortunate return to Parthiv Patel.

Well, the broadcast that I made these highlights from, missed out the Kartik reverse sweep and a super straight punch by Laxman. Managed to retrieve the reverse sweep from the replay moment onwards, so here it is



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