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Chopra: Utility of India's spin twins the only concern (2:27)
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SL's competitive spirit a huge positive - Pothas (1:07)
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Pitches like Eden a preparation for overseas tours - Rahul (2:07)
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Chopra: India timed declaration nicely (2:00)
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2dESPNcricinfo staff

Dilruwan survives after unusual review

After being adjudged lbw Dilruwan turned around and began walking back towards the dressing room, only to turn around and ask for a review, and the decision was overturned after replays suggested the ball had hit him outside the line of off stump

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2dKarthik Krishnaswamy in Kolkata

A crucial innings, the Rangana Herath way

Rangana Herath mixed some cracking shots square of the wicket with a good sprinkling of plays and misses in a unique innings that was frustrating for India and very, very handy for Sri Lanka

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'Compared to first two days, today was easy to bat' - Rangana Herath (0:49)
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Aakash Chopra: Sri Lanka bowlers looked ordinary on day four (2:08)
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'Weather permitting, we are confident of making a game of it' - Pujura (1:37)
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Fifties simply not enough - Mathews (1:35)
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Aakash Chopra: Sri Lanka batsmen played as the conditions demanded (2:49)
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3dThe Report by Nikhil Kalro

Sri Lanka well placed to take first-innings lead

Half-centuries from Angelo Mathews and Lahiru Thirimanne - in tough batting conditions - frustrated India after they were bowled out for 172 on the third day in Kolkata

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4dThe Report by Nikhil Kalro

India wobble against seam before rain washes out second day

Dasun Shanaka took two wickets as India were reduced to 74 for 5 in bowling-friendly conditions before a period of persistent rain forced officials to call off play more than two hours before the scheduled close

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5dKarthik Krishnaswamy in Kolkata

Breaks in play stopped batsmen from finding rhythm - Bangar

In the other camp, Sri Lanka bowling coach Ratnayake praised Lakmal, saying his spell was among the best he has seen "in a long time", but was also wary that batting would be equally difficult for his team on this surface

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Aakash Chopra: Rohit Sharma ould have been released for Ranji too (1:03)
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Aakash Chopra: Suranga Lakmal was absolutely top class (4:47)
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Rangana Herath key as SL seek first win in India (1:28)

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