Friday, August 8, 2008

India v Sri Lanka 3rd Test, Day 1

The Indian middle order failed yet again but opener Gautam Gambhir and a 51-run last wicket stand helped the visitors post a total of 249 against Sri Lanka in the third and final test in Colombo. Sri Lanka's mystery spinner Ajantha Mendis also picked up a 5 wicket hawl on the opening day of the final test match.
Brief Scores : India 1st innings 249 all out (80 overs) Gambhir 72, Ganguly 35. Bowling Mendis 5/56, Prasad 3/82. Sri Lanka 1st innings 14/1 (8 overs) Warnapura 8. Bowling Ishant 1/2.

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