India Wins Test Series Over Sri Lanka After 22 Years
Team India claimed win over Sri Lanka by 117 runs; India won Test series in Sri Lanka after 22 years. This is a significant win since it is the first overseas victory for Team India in 4 years and the first series win with Virat Kohli as captain. Team India struggled against Mathews-Perera stand during the match on day 5 as Mathews scored century. Angelo Mathews’ wicket was taken by Indian pacer Ishant Sharma, which is the 200th Test wicket that he had taken in his 65th Test. This is a historic series win for Team India.