In Colombo test Sri Lanka team present a tough challenge to India by recovering from 125 for 8 to 267 all out in their second innings.
Thilan Samaraweera’s 83 and tail ender Ajantha Mendis’ 78 on the fourth day of the third and final test added teeth to the struggle.
India has a target of 257 to win the match. Spinner Suraj Randiv claimed the wickets of Virendra Shewag, Rahul Dravid and Murali Vijay.
The team reached 53 for 3 with Sachin Tendulkar 11 and the nightwatchman Ishant Sharma on 2 at the crease at the close of the day. India needs 204 more runs to win the match.
India vs SriLanka Live Cricket Score:
India: Virender Sehwag, Murali Vijay, Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar, VVS Laxman, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni, Amit Mishra, Abhimanyu Mithun, Ishant Sharma, Pragyan Ojha.
Sri Lanka: Tilakaratne Dilshan, Tharanga Paranavitana, Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene, Thilan Samaraweera, Angelo Mathews, Prasanna Jayawardene, Suraj Randiv, Lastih Malinga, Chanaka Welegedara, Ajantha Mendis.