India continued dominating Sri Lanka as they declare at 610 for 6. While Rohit Sharma scored the third century of his Test career, Virat Kohli scored his fifth double-hundred, shattering many records on the way. India gained a lead of 405 runs. Later, Ishant Sharma gave India their first breakthrough by removing opener Sadera Samarawickrama for a duck. Sri Lanka were reduced to 21 for 1 at stumps as India led by 384 runs.

Cheteshwar Pujara departed for 143 in the very first session of the day.

Cheteshwar Pujara was removed by Dasun Shanaka    AFP
Cheteshwar Pujara was removed by Dasun Shanaka AFP

Virat Kohli scored the fifth double-hundred of his career

Kohli is now at par with Brian Lara with most number of double-hundreds as a captain    AFP
Kohli is now at par with Brian Lara with most number of double-hundreds as a captain AFP

Rohit Sharma scored the third hundred of his Test career

Rohit Sharma played a Test after 13 months and shone with the bat    AFP
Rohit Sharma played a Test after 13 months and shone with the bat AFP

India started the third session on a positive note as Ishant Sharma removed Sadera Samarawickrama

Ishant got Samarawickrama bowl off the second ball of the innings    AFP
Ishant got Samarawickrama bowl off the second ball of the innings AFP

India, Sri Lanka drew the first Test and now India have the edge in the second Test, dominating Sri Lanka thoroughly in the match.