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  • 5:37 PM IST

    STUMPS! That is end of day’s play. India are in driver’s seat and have everything in their control. Total of 15 wickets fell today, out of which 11 were Sri Lankan. The home side still trail by 333 runs and have nine wickets in hand. Do join us tomorrow for day three’s action

  • 5:34 PM IST

    Upul Tharanga OUT! Another failure for Tharanga, he chops one back onto the stumps. Sri Lanka lose 1st wicket in second innings and 11th in the day. Tharanga b U Yadav 7(31) [4s-1]

  • 5:09 PM IST

    Five overs have bene bowled thus far. Sri Lankan openers looks cautious and rightly so. Mohammed Shami and Ravi Ashwin have bowled five overs between them.

    SL 10/0 | U Tharanga 4 | D Karunaratne 6
  • 4:51 PM IST

    Sri Lanka will have to bat for around 15 overs now

  • 4:42 PM IST

  • 4:41 PM IST

    India have decided to enforce follow-on.

  • 4:39 PM IST

    Lakshan Sandakan OUT! That is it! Sri Lanka have been bowled out. Sandakan is the last man to go. Dhawan takes the catch at leg-gully. Sandakan c Dhawan b Ashwin 10(24)

    India have a lead of 352 runs runs, will they enforce follow-on?
  • 4:38 PM IST

    Vishwa Fernando OUT! Wicket number four for Kuldeep Yadav. Fernando fails to pick him and he is bowled Fernando b Kuldeep Yadav 0(10)

  • 4:19 PM IST

    Malinda Pushpakumara OUT! Back to back wickets for India here. That is third wicket for Kuldeep Yadav. He has been bowled, the ball hits the middle stump as he steps out of his crease. He yorkered himself out there. Pushpakumara b Kuldeep Yadav 10(27

After a competitive opening day of the third and final Test, teams will look to gain the upper hand on day two. Shikhar Dhawan smashed his career’s sixth Test ton as he and KL Rahul put up a solid opening stand. Stay with us as we bring to you the live score updates.

Malinda Pushpakumara led Sri Lanka’s fightback as he scalped three wickets. The home side looked out of sorts until spinners struck to put their side back in the contest. While Pushpakumara removed both the openers and Ajinkya Rahane, Lakshan Sandakan scalped two wickets. Pacer Vishwa Fernando then struck to dismiss Ravi Ashwin late in the day to make it even on day one. Also Catch- India vs Sri Lanka LIVE Streaming 3rd Test Match 2017

On day two, Wriddhiman Saha and Hardik Pandya will resume India’s innings with both batting on 13 and one respectively. India will now look to go past at least 450-run mark. On the other hand, the home side will be eager to remove the remaining Indian batsmen.

If Sri Lanka manages to restrict India under 400, it will be a great achievement for the hosts considering the start India were off to.  Also Catch- IND vs SL 3rd Test LIVE Score & Commentary

Playing XIs:

Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne, Upul Tharanga, Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal, Angelo Mathews, Niroshan Dickwella, Dilruwan Perera, Malinda Pushpakumara, Lakshan Sandakan, Vishwa Fernando, Lahiru Kumara.

India: Shikhar Dhawan, Lokesh Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Ravichandran Ashwin, Wriddhiman Saha, Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav.