The right-hander had himself to blame for his dismissal as he tried to play at a wide outside-the-off-stump delivery and only succeeded in edging to VVS Laxman at second slip.
White, a big-hitting right-hander who captured the Scottish National championships at the same venue last weekend, also made a couple of early inroads, before unforced errors started to creep into his game.
With the Asia Cup final against Sri Lanka just two days away, the right-hander from Hyderabad played with some extra protection on his injured left knee.
Just as he did in last year's final win over Fraser Coast, the stylish right-hander was a match-winner, finishing just six runs shy of a thoroughly deserved century, remaining unconquered on 94.
The powerful right-hander from Cordoba comfortably beat Henman's Madrid conqueror Ivan Ljubicic 6-4 6-4.
A ball just short of a length from Silverwood went over the top of Spearman's stumps but the right-hander responded with a boundary and soon afterwards there were four overthrows as Martyn aimed at the stumps and missed.
Atapattu followed for nine in Pollock's next over, the ninth of the morning, after nicking a full-length delivery that swung away from the right-hander .
International tournaments, divided into weight categories by 5kg, are open to left-handers, right-handers , men, women and the disabled.
The fact that this most coveted world record has been held by left-handers for the last 47 years fuels the decades-old theory that left-handers, as a rule, are more gifted than the orthodox right-handers .
Edinburgh-based light welterweight Young was too fast and powerful for Thorpe and the second of two solid right-handers sent him to the canvas.