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R Sridhar said that if there is full day's play in the next three days, a result is certain.
Cheteshwar Pujara's county experience has helped him to tackle the English-like conditions at Kolkata to wage a lone battle for India, Pothas said.
The captain said a winning mindset is very important and so is embracing being uncomfortable under difficult conditions.
Sri Lanka played five bowlers against Pakistan in the first Test of the recently-concluded series that they won 2-0.
The forecast is not good for Thursday and Friday and the weather is only expected to clear up from Saturday onwards.
Pujara, who returned to the side from Ranji Trophy duties, took throwdowns, a drill that went on for about 45 minutes.
Scheduled to train from 9 AM, the Lankans did not mind turning up an hour before and the main drill centered around batting.
Kohli hasn't been at ease while driving on the front foot, getting out quite a few times against Australia in the limited-overs series.
The Cricket Association of Bengal president later said playing is always more difficult compared to administration.
India are hosting the Islanders in a return series comprising three Tests and equal number of ODIs and T20Is after an imposing tour.
Jadeja has played 32 Tests to date in which he has taken 155 wickets and scored 1136 runs, currently sits second in both the categories.
The Indian vice-captain is not losing sleep over his recent failures to convert starts into big scores.
The batsmen played a lot of reverse sweeps at the nets, with Ajinkya Rahane spending the most time with the bat.
Rating Ravichandran Ashwin ahead of others, Saha said the off-spinner posed a big challenge to keep behind the stumps with many variations.
The 32-year-old has lost track of the many comebacks he has made ever since making his India debut back in 2004.