Perera Bags Six As Sri Lanka Clinch Series
Zeeshan Mehtab Published August 06, 2016 | 04:17 PM
GALLE, Sri Lanka,(APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 6th Augst,2016) - Off-spinner Dilruwan Perera bagged six wickets as Sri Lanka beat Australia, the world number one side, by a humiliating 229-runs inside three days in the second Test in Galle.
Veteran spinner Rangana Herath set up the win for the hosts with his maiden Test hat-trick which helped dismiss Australia for a record low of 106 in their first innings. Australia faltered in their second outing as well after Perera, who registered his career-best figures of 6-70, sent the visitors packing in just 50.1 overs.