Thilan century the highlight, Sehwag unbeaten on 97
Sri Lanka 425, India 180 for 2 on day two:
The Indian batsmen livened up the day after a
drab batting effort by the Lankan batsmen to post 180 for 2 wickets
in reply to the home teamís total of 425 on day two of the final
Test at the P.Sara Stadium, here today.
It was dificult wicket to bat - Thilan
Sri Lankaís premier batsman Thilan Samaraweera
said that he would cherish the moment of scoring a century on the
second day of the third and final test match against India at the P.
Saravanamuttu Oval in Colombo yesterday.
Taylor, Styris see Kiwis win
Two sparkling half centuries from skipper Ross
Taylor (67) and all rounder Scott Styris (57) helped the visiting
New Zealand team pull off a three wicket victory over the Sri Lanka
Board Presidentís XI in a practice match played at the SSC ground in
Maitland Place yesterday.