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Match Day

749dThe Report by S Rajesh

India take 2-1 lead after close finish

After 28 consecutive wins in home ODIs when they've scored at least 250 batting first, Sri Lanka's amazing run was ended in a nailbiter at the Premadasa

749dAbhishek Purohit at the Premadasa

Raina and the art of finishing

Suresh Raina has been one of India's finest finishers in limited overs cricket for a few years, but he doesn't get his due

749dAbhishek Purohit at the Premadasa

Must improve death bowling - Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir has said India need to improve their bowling in the last ten overs of an ODI if they want to win consistently

749dAbhishek Purohit at the Premadasa

Rahul Sharma holds up under scrutiny

Rahul Sharma played his first ODI after news of his alleged recreational drug use, and he seemed to be coping quite well

749dAakash Chopra

Temperament lets Rohit down

Rohit Sharma makes batting look easy, but five years since his debut, he is yet to arrive in international cricket

749dESPNcricinfo staff

Sangakkara out for four-six weeks

Kumar Sangakkara has been ruled out of cricket for four to six weeks after a fracturing his finger during the third ODI against India in Colombo

India 2nd innings Partnerships

1st8G GambhirV Sehwag
2nd105G GambhirV Kohli
3rd67MS DhoniG Gambhir
4th0G GambhirRG Sharma
5th16G GambhirSK Raina
6th92IK PathanSK Raina