India thrash Sri Lanka by 304 runs, lead series 1-0

India today defeated the Sri Lankan team by 304 runs in the first Test match played at the Galle cricket stadium. Sri Lankan team crumbled to a fine bowling attack of the Indians chasing a mammoth target of 550 runs in the last innings of the Test match.

For India it was a brilliant performance by the spinners as Ashwin and Jadeja pitched in to take three wickets each in the seconds innings. Indian batsmen performed brilliantly with Kohli chipping in to score a brilliant century after the poor run in the first innings.

The second test will be played from Thursday in Colombo and the hosts will look forward to make a strong comeback against Indian team.

India today defeated the Sri Lankan team by 304 runs in the first Test match played at the Galle cricket stadium. Sri Lankan team crumbled to a fine bowling attack of the Indians chasing a mammoth target of 550 runs…