India reach 119/4 at lunch

Colombo, Aug 29 (IANS) India reached 119/4 at lunch in the second day’s play of the third Test against hosts Sri Lanka at the Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) here on Saturday.

Opening batsman Cheteshwar Pujara was batting on 55 when lunch was taken after the dismissal Rohit Sharma (26) by pacer Dhamik Prasad.

After rain washed out major part of the first day’s action on Friday, Indian began at their overnight score of 50/2, skipper Virat Kohli (18) and No.5 batsman Rohit Sharma the only wicket to fall in the morning session.

He was dismissed by Sri Lankan skipper Angelo Mathews who induced an edge from Kohli to be caught by wicketkeeper Kushal Perera.

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