Ajinkya Rahane played a knock of 81 runs and helped India to score 203/6 at the end of day one of the first Test against West Indies on Friday.
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Dimuth Karunaratne helped Sri Lanka to 85 for two at stumps on a rain-hit day one of the second Test against New Zealand in Colombo on Thursday.
Improved West Indies set out to show their mettle against full-strength India.
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New Zealand took four wickets but Karunaratne and Thirimanne made vital contributions to pilot the hosts to a six-wicket win.
India finished first day on 297 for 5 after Windies dent early blow.