Sri Lanka vs India 1st Test at Galle, 12 Aug, 2015

Toss: Sri Lanka, who chose to bat first
Sri Lanka 183/10 (49.4)  &  367/10 (82.2)
India 375/10 (117.4)  &  112/10 (49.5)
Sri Lanka won by 63 runs
Man of the Match: Dinesh Chandimal
  • Varun Aaron 1 * (4)

Over 4.3 HMRKB Herath bowls a tossed up delivery to Lokesh Rahul, out Lbw!!  Rahul was on the back foot to defend, but the spin opens him up, beats the bat and hits him right in front of middle.

Over 14.1 HMRKB Herath bowls a tossed up delivery to Ishant Sharma, out Lbw!! Ishant was stretching forward to block, didn't get the bat before pad and umpire raises the finger.

Over 18.5 HMRKB Herath bowls a quicker arm ball to RG Sharma, out Bowled!  Rohit came forward to defend but the ball spun away and hit off. Rohit didn't cover the line and the knocks the top of the middle.

Over 21.6 Tharindu Kaushal bowls a quicker arm ball to V Kohli,  out Caught by Kushal Silva! India in trouble. Kohli flicked that but it went off the pad and low to Silva at short leg and he take it well.

Over 27.3 Tharindu Kaushal bowls a tossed up delivery to S Dhawan, out Caught and Bowled! Dhawan comes on to the front foot and looks to play across the line, the ball takes the leading towards left of bowler and he takes a superb diving catch in the end.

Over 30.3 HMRKB Herath bowls a tossed up delivery to WP Saha, out Stumped!! Saha lunged out and missed, the ball turned and bounced past the bat, Chandimal did well to take it and then effect a stumping.

Over 32.3 HMRKB Herath bowls a tossed up delivery to Harbhajan Singh,  out Caught by Kaushal Silva!!  It drifted in and caught the pad of Harbhajan, then inside edge and Kaushal Silva at short leg rushes forward and takes a fantastic catch at short-leg.

Over 38.6 HMRKB Herath bowls a tossed up delivery to R Ashwin,  out Caught by Dhammika!!  Ashwin advances but doesn't get close to the pitch of the ball, yet goes through with a flick, Dhammika moves to his rigth and dives to grab it with both hands

Over 46.3HMRKBHerath bowls flighted delivery to AM Rahane, and he is caught by the fielder in the deep.He is Caught

Over 49.5TharinduKaushal bowls flighted delivery to A Mishra, and he is caught by the fielder in the infield.He is CaughtStunning victory for Sri Lanka! They've done very well at Galle and this is their 14th win at this ground.