Cricket Video - Record Win For Sri Lanka Over Pakistan In First Test - Cricket World TV
A cricket video for Cricket World TV about the latest cricket news as we discuss Sri Lanka beating Pakistan by 209 runs in the first Test match in Galle.
Pakistan were set a record score of 510 to win but were bowled out for 300 despite a valiant effort on the final day and it was Sri Lanka who produced a record. Never before had they beaten Pakistan by so many runs in a Test and they did so having dominated the game throughout.
Kumar Sangakkara batting hit 199 not out in Sri Lanka's first innings, Tillakaratne Dilshan scored a century and a half-century while Suraj Randiv picked up seven wickets in the match.
Pakistan never recovered from being dismissed for 100 in reply to 472, meaning half-centuries on the final day from Younus Khan and Asad Shafiq were in vain.
The second Test in Colombo begins on 30th June.
Cricket World is the website to visit for the latest breaking sports news from all around the world of cricket including Tests, ODIs and Twenty20s and major tournaments such as the World Cup 2011 and the Indian Premier League. Also offering free live scores, live streaming, betting, photos and cricket videos, cricket tv and scorecards.
Cricket World has covered all the main events in world cricket including World Cup finals, milestones achieved by the likes of Muttiah Muralitharan, Brian Lara and Sachin Tendulkar, the spot fixing trial, the Ashes as well as producing videos about cricket at all levels.
© Cricket World 2012
Open an account with bet365 today and qualify for up to £200 in free bets with our fantastic 100% Deposit Bonus.