- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRc †More b Kapil Dev052000.00c Kumble b Prabhakar410151040.00not out1029471034.48c Kumble b Prabhakar1770014.28not out723261030.43Extras2 (lb 1, nb 1)TOTAL24/3 (12 Overs, RR: 2.0)Fall of wickets: 1-0 (RS Mahanama), 2-6 (UC Hathurusingha), 3-8 (PA de Silva)
- Sat, 17 Jul - day 1 - no play
- Sun, 18 Jul - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 24/3 (AP Gurusinha 10*, A Ranatunga 7*, 12 ov)
- Mon, 19 Jul - day 3 - no play
- Tue, 20 Jul - rest day
- Wed, 21 Jul - day 4 - no play
- Thu, 22 Jul - day 5 - no play
- In his 125th Test, Kapil Dev equals Gavaskar's record for the most Test appearances for India.
- No provision to play on rest day.
The first Test between Sri Lanka and India commences in Galle onTuesday with both sides anxious about the pitch and keen to reversedisconcerting trends: Sri Lanka have not won a Test series for 16months and India have not won a Test series
By the time the Indians next toured Sri Lanka in 1993-94, theequations had changed