2nd Test Report: India beats Sri Lanka by 238 runs to clear the series 2-0.© BCCI
India hammered Sri Lanka by 238 runs in the second and final Test here on Monday to complete a 2-0 series whitewash. Sri Lanka resumed the third day at 28 for one and ended their second innings at 208 all-out after captain Dimuth Karunaratne scored a fine 107. Pacer Jasprit Bumrah (3/23) and spinner R Ashwin (4/55) shared seven wickets for the Indies. Sri Lanka had reached 151 for 4 at tea while chasing a mammoth 447 run goal.
Karunaratne and Kusal Mendis (54) shared 97 runs for the second wicket.
Short scores: India: 252 and 303 for 9 declared.
Sri Lanka: 109 and 208 all out in 59.3 overs (Dimuth Karunaratne 107, Kusal Mendis 54; R Ashwin 4/55, Jasprit Bumrah 3/23).
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