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India v Sri Lanka: Stat highlights from day three of second Test

Ashwin goes past Harbhajan and Jadeja overtook Johnson.

2 Second quickest 150 Test wickets for India by Ravindra Jadeja, His spin partner Ravi Ashwin is the quickest who got there in 29 matches while Jadeja reached today in 32 matches.

32 Test matches taken by Jadeja to complete 150 wickets, the quickest among left-arm bowlers. Mitchel Johnson was the previous quickest in 34 matches. Jadeja is now 19th left-arm bowler and fifth from India to complete 150 Test wickets.

26 Five-wicket hauls for Ravi Ashwin in Tests, the second most for India in Tests behind his former coach Anil Kumble who has 35 five-for. Ashwin edged past Harbhajan Singh’s 25 five-for tally. He is now quickest to register 26 five-for in terms of matches played. He beats Richard Hadlee who got there in his 63rd Test match while Ashwin did it in his 51st match.

3 Third bigger first innings leads gained by India which is 439 in this match. Their other two bigger leads than this are 492 against Bangladesh in Dhaka in 2007 and 478 against West Indies at Eden Gardens in 2011.

191 Runs added by Dimuth Karunaratne and Kusal Mendis for the second wicket in the second innings; highest partnership  for Sri Lanka while following-on and third highest for any wicket against India when following-on.

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