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They played some unnecessary shots - Rohit

Rohit Sharma believes the Indian bowlers kept creating pressure and made the Sri Lankan batsmen play loose shots

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Chopra: Vijay's century stood out

Aakash Chopra dissects India's annihilation of Sri Lanka, the performances that stood out and potential concerns for the two teams

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Kalra: It is the nature of Sri Lanka's defeat that is disappointing

Gaurav Kalra and Raunak Kapoor discuss Sri Lanka's loss against India in the second Test match in Nagpur

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Quick Facts: R Ashwin

With R Ashwin becoming the fastest to 300 wickets, we take a look at some of the numbers that led to this milestone

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R Ashwin's milestone timeline

The offspinner beat Dennis Lillee's record when he picked up his 300th wicket in his 54th match

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Chopra: Kohli looked in complete control

Aakash Chopra also thinks Rohit Sharma stands a good chance to play in South Africa and wonders if Cheteshwar Pujara missed out on a double-ton

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'Ashwin and I played supporting roles' - Jadeja

Ravindra Jadeja also reflects on his chances of playing in the XI on overseas tours where India may play only one spinner

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Chopra: Sri Lanka batsmen lacked in skill sets and temperament

Aakash Chopra says the Sri Lankan batsmen should have done a lot better, and talks about India's team changes and performance on the first day

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We can pull off miracle in India - Chandimal

The Sri Lanka captain explains that his side has gone through a change in attitude and is intent only on winning the series

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Dasgupta: Rohit doesn't fit if India play five bowlers

Deep Dasgupta looks ahead to India's team combination for the second Test against Sri Lanka in Nagpur

Bounty year for India


International wins for India in 2017, their most ever in a calendar year. They had won 31 in 2016

A year of losses for SL


Tests lost by SL in 2017, which equals the most defeats for them in a calendar year; they had also lost 7 in 2015

Top-order collapses


Number of consecutive second innings in which Sri Lanka have been 5 down for less than 100 - twice v Pakistan in the UAE, and twice in this series

Four tons in an innings


Instances of four centuries in an innings for India. Before this game, they had achieved this against SA in Kolkata, 2010, and v Bangladesh in Mirpur, 2007

Double the fun


Double-hundreds for Kohli as captain, which equals Brian Lara's record. Bradman, Clarke and Graeme Smith had four each

Hundreds galore


Instances of at least three hundreds by India's top 4 in a Test innings. Previous instance was also v SL, in Kanpur in 2009

Hungry for hundreds


Conversion rate for Kohli as captain in Tests - he has 12 centuries out of 16 50+ scores. It's the best among all captains with 10 or more hundreds

Captain centurion


Hundreds in all international cricket for Kohli in 2017, which is a record for any captain in a calendar year. Ponting (2005 & 2006) and Smith (2005) had 9 each

Vijay-Pujara in select group


Pairs who have added 4 successive century stands in Tests: Loxton-Harvey, S Manjrekar-Azharuddin, Butcher-Trescothick, Younis-Yousuf, and Vijay-Pujara

Outstanding home pair


Century stands between Vijay and Pujara in home Tests in just 22 partnerships; in 16 overseas stands, though, they have only one century partnership

Vijay-Pujara on a roll


Century stands between Vijay and Pujara in their last 7 stands in Tests; before this stand they had added 102, 178 and 107, 16, 47 & 209 in their previous 6 partnerships

The 1000-run club


Batsmen who have scored 1000-plus Test runs in 2017 - Dean Elgar and Dimuth Karunaratne. Elgar has 1097 runs in 20 inngs, while Karunaratne reached 1000 in his 23rd

Ashwin's bunny


Number of times Ashwin has dismissed Thirimanne in all international cricket, his highest against any batsman (6 times in ODIs, 5 in Tests and 1 in T20Is)