Kanpur: India completed a crushing victory over Sri Lanka by a record margin of an innings and 144 runs in the second Test in Kanpur on Friday to seize a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.
This is India's 3rd biggest win in Test cricket and also the 100th Test win in their 432nd outing.
India's win was their 26th by innings margin – seventh against Sri Lanka and 18th at home soil
A look at India's biggest Test victories:
Margin Opposition Venue Season
Inns 239 runs Bangladesh Mirpur 2007
Inns 219 runs Australia Kolkata 2008
Inns 144 runs Sri Lanka Kanpur 2009
Inns 140 runs Bangladesh Dhaka 2004
Inns 131 runs Pakistan Rawalpindi 2003