, play 01:56
'Kookaburra ball swings more' - Ishant Sharma

Ishant Sharma talks about the team's and his own preparation for the upcoming series against Sri Lanka

, play 02:27
SL conditions will challenge batsmen - Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane speaks about his century against Sri Lanka Board President's XI in Colombo and the importance of building on starts

  • 'Rohit brings flair at No. 3' - Bangar

    India's batting coach Sanjay Bangar believes Rohit Sharma has plenty to offer at No.3 despite two failures in the tour match in Colombo

  • Kaushal, Tharanga fifties in draw

    Kaushal Silva's gritty 83 not out helped Sri Lanka Board Presidents XI hold the Indians to a draw on the third and final day of the tour game after the visitors set them a target of 411

  • Fiery Ishant sets the tone

    Cheteshwar Pujara and KL Rahul rescued Indians from a shaky start after Ishant Sharma's searing opening spell saw the Sri Lanka Board President's XI bowled out for 121

  • Rahane century holds Indians together

    A smooth Ajinkya Rahane century headed up a sturdy first outing for the Indians, who withstood occasionally testing fast bowling on a green surface to post 314 for 6 on the first day in Colombo

SLC-BP-XI 4th innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st14JK SilvaDM de Silva
2nd45JK SilvaHDRL Thirimanne
3rd73WU TharangaJK Silva
4th4JK SilvaTAM Siriwardana
5th4JK SilvaMDKJ Perera
6th14JK SilvaGSNFG Jayasuriya
7th46JK SilvaSS Pathirana