Chasing a modest total of 216 runs, India was expected to chase it down with the utmost ease. However, the Sri Lankan pacers are presently breathing fire with the new ball in the pace friendly Eden Gardens pitch.
Both the openers Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill have been dismissed. Chamika Karunaratne and Lahiru Kumara have taken their wickets respectively. On the other hand, the star man of the last game, Virat Kohli was bowled after an inside out by Lahiru Kumara. Virat looked in disbelief after he was bowled.
Presently, KL Rahul and Shreyas Iyer are holding the fort from both ends. India would be looking for 1 big partnership as they look to hunt down the total posted by the island nation.