Rohit Sharma threw away a crucial start while Naman Ojha committed the same mistake of getting out playing a bad shot.
While this is much higher than the 6.7 per cent growth clocked in the first quarter of 2014-15, it is muted compared to the 7.5 per cent growth in the January to March quarter of last fiscal.
Ishant Sharma had a brief altercation with Dhammika Prasad in the 76th and the final over of India’s second innings.
Indian are brimming with confidence post their good play in the recently culminated Europe Tour.
South Africa are scheduled to tour India from October 2 onwards and will play 3 T20Is, 5 ODIs and 4 Test matches during the tour.
Sachin Tendulkar hosted AR Rahman over lunch at his Mumbai residence on Sunday.
Pakistan last week had called off the scheduled NSA-level talks at the last minute over India’s refusal to allow Islamabad to have consultations with Kashmiri separatists.
While Shiva Thapa fought through an engrossing contest to beat Jordan’s Mohammad Alwadi 3-0, Devendro out-punched China’s He Junjun.
MS Dhoni appealed to the Indian diaspora in US and said they must continue to support the young team.
India set Sri Lanka a 386-run target after being bowled out for 274 in second innings; Sri Lanka finish Day 4 at 67/3.
Vinod Kambli and his wife didn’t allow the 30-year-old to to go home and locked up in a room, say cops.
Building on their 111-run first-innings lead, India were in trouble at 21 for three at stumps on Day 3.
Ishant Sharma (5/54) has set an Indian record for the best bowling figures at Colombo (SSC).
Ishant Sharma, as the leader of a young fast bowling group, now has bigger responsibility on his shoulders.
The women team will be featuring in the Olympics after a gap of 36 years.