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|Sri Lanka beats Pakistan by 7 wickets in first Test|
Sri Lanka vs PakistanSri Lanka beat Pakistan by 7 wickets in day five of the 1st Test match played at the Galle International Cricket Stadium and lead the two-match series 1-0.
Chasing 99 for the victory Mahela Jayawardena, playing his penultimate Test match, top scored with 26 while Kumar Sangakkara scored 21 runs.
Skipper Angelo Mathews (25) and Kithruwan Vithanage (11) finished off the remaining runs after the first three batsmen were dismissed by Junaid Khan (2-55) and Talha (1-12).
in the 1st innings Sri Lanka batsman Kumar Sangakkara scored his 10th double hundred,It was his 3rd double ton against Pakistan and His highest Test score of 319 came against the Bangladeshis in Chittagong in February earlier this year. Sangakkara, who has also fallen or been left not out in the 190s on three occasions, is now just two behind Don Bradman's all-time record of 12 double centuries.