Sri Lanka Defeats India 1st Test 22 July 2010

Today on Thursday 22th July 2010 on 5th day of first test match between Sri Lanka and India the Sri Lankan team has easily defeated India by 10 wickets and got 1-0 lead in the test series.  After getting follow on in First Innings India team made 338 runs in second innings and given target of 96 runs to win to Sri Lanka on fifth day which Sri Lanka got without losing any wicket. Lasith Malinga was declared man of the match for getting 7 wickets in both the innings for Sri Lanka. it was last test match of great spin bowler  Muttiah Muralidaran who completed his 800 wickets in this match and made it a historic one. Sri Lankan President was also present in the Ground to pay respect to legend bowler Muralidaran. Now India and Sri Lanka will face each other in second Test on 26th July but Murali will not be a part of it.
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