After the dismissal of the Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul and Pujara made a Partnership.
KL Rahul scored his half century in his come back test and pujara scored 14 runs.
India made 109/1 after 28 overs and went for a lunch.
Cheteswar Pujara, he is playing is 5oth test match in his career.
After the retirement of the Rahul Dravid, Team India was in search of a player to fill the space.
Cheteswar Pujara made his Test debut on October 9, 2010, when the Australians toured India for a two-test series, he came in the team as a replacement for the injured Rahane.
But he made his place strong at the tihit a match winning knock in the two test series match against the mighty Australian.
He hit many runs with the bat and made his place strong in the team. Now he is the perfect replacement for Rahul Dravid, and he also stays in the crease for a long time like Rahul Dravid.
By playing in this second test match against Sri lanka, he achieved this milestone.
Pujara scored 3966 runs with a highest of 206 with an average of 52.18.
Pujara has taken 36 catches . He has scored 12 hundreds and 15 half-centuries.
He has gaven a interview to the press.”Playing the 50th Test is a proud moment. There have been ups and downs but I am looking forward to playing the 50th Test. I shouldn’t be too emotional about it. I will take it as another Test and would like to win the Test.”