India beat Sri Lanka to win series

Megha Jain

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India took a 2-0 lead, in the three match test series, after defeating Sri Lanka by an innings and 53 runs in the second test at Colombo. Ravindra Jadeja took 5 wickets to help bowl out Sri Lanka for 386 during their follow-on in the second session. From Sri Lanka, Dimuth Karunaratne top-scored with a defiant 141. This win gave India their 8th successive series win.