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Published: Wednesday, July 18, 2001, 23:53 [IST]
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Lanka ends 16-year drought with innings win
Lanka completes innings victory
Colombo: Sri Lanka's President Chandrika Kumaratunga on Sunday congratulated skipper Sanath Jayasuriya and his team for winning their first Test series against India for 16 years.[an error occurred while processing this directive]Sri Lanka won the third and decisive Test by an innings and 77 runs in Colombo on Sunday.Kumaratunga also commended the effort put in by coach Dave Whatmore, officials said.