India added another 57 runs in the first session of the day, conceding the wickets of Ajinkya Rahane ( 4) and Ravichandran Ashwin (4) to their overnight score of 17/3 in 11.5 overs.Both the wickets of the day were taken by pacer Dasun Shanaka. Suranga Lakmal, who took all the three wickets of Day 1 in rain marred play with all six maiden overs, continued to spell his lethal bowling conceding only five runs in total 11 overs. He had also three maiden overs today.
Overnight batsman Ajinkya Rahane, who was zero, only added 4 runs with a boundary facing 21 balls, signifying how the bowling was tight from the tourists.Rahane, was caught by wicket keeper Dickwella!! from the delivery of Shanaka to a rising.
After Rahane Ravichandra Ashwin was to go when he gave catch to gully at fielder Dimuth Karunaratne. Ashwin after hitting a boundary initially could not score to next 26 balls. Before getting out Ashwin got hurt on his right finger from a rising delivery of Lahiru Gamage.