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You can't stop me: Shikhar Dhawan smashed more than 100 runs in the post-lunch session

Sri Lanka v India, 1st Test, Galle, 1st day

Fortunate Dhawan directs his sail

A player making a comeback could easily have been content with hundred more routine than 190 off 168 balls, but that's where Shikhar Dhawan did more

India's players get together to celebrate a wicket

Sri Lanka v India, 1st Test, Galle

India look to defy ghosts of past Galle defeats

India have grown in strength since their 2015 defeat in Galle, but they need to be clinical for sustained periods to take down Sri Lanka at what has become an impregnable fortress

Virat Kohli tries to escape from the heat

Sri Lanka v India, 1st Test, Galle

'The bond within the team is outstanding' - Kohli

The India captain feels development of a tight-knit team is the biggest success of his captaincy apart from the rise to No. 1 on the rankings

R Ashwin bowled 41 overs for only one wicket

India in Sri Lanka 2017

'Every Test match is a blessing'

Two days before what is set to be his 50th Test match, R Ashwin spoke about how he has changed, as a cricketer and a person, in the two years since he last toured Sri Lanka

R Ashwin picked up six wickets

India in Sri Lanka 2017

Making fingerspin great again

Over the last six years, Rangana Herath and R Ashwin have racked up astounding - and astoundingly similar - numbers while reviving the art of fingerspin. On Wednesday, they will cross paths again at a venue that holds a special place in both their hearts

N Srinivasan at a press conference with David Richardson

India news

Supreme Court serves notice to Srinivasan, Shah

The Supreme Court has asked N Srinivasan and Niranjan Shah to explain their position, after the Committee of Administrators said the two individuals were stalling the implementation of the Lodha Committee recommendations

Anil Kumble and Virat Kohli engage in discussion at the practice session

India news

The many BCCIs and their many problems

There has been very little clarity around the situation that has led from Anil Kumble's sacking as India coach to Ravi Shastri's appointment to the position, suggesting the BCCI is still averse to transparency