India vs SL 2nd test 2nd day : Murali Vijay injures Samarawickrama with power stroke
Indian batsman Murali Vijay injured Lankan fielder Samarawickrama who was fielding at short leg when he was hitting a powerful sweep shot on the bowling of Herath. Pujara along side Murali Vijay have steadied the Indian innings after Sri Lanka managed to dismiss KL Rahul on day one. The visitors elected to bat first after winning the toss but kept on losing wickets at regular interval. For India Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja and Ishant Sharma were the pick of the bowlers as they allowed the Lankan batsman to settle in the middle.