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Sunday, 21 June 2015 - 18:53
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in first Test
Pakistan defeated Sri Lanka by 10 wickets in the first Test in Galle today, to take the lead in the 3 match series.
Leg-spinner Yasir Shah grabbed a career-best seven for 76 to skittle Sri Lanka for a paltry 206 in their 2nd innings just before tea on the 5th and final day.
Pakistan set a victory target of 90, and raced home in 11.2 overs with Mohammad Hafeez remaining unbeaten on 46 and Ahmed Shehzad on 43.
Opener Dimuth Karunaratne top-scored with 79, and Lahiru Thirimanne made 44. The Tests will be followed by five one-day internationals and two T20 matches.
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