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Sri Lanka bowl out Zimbabwe for 356 on Day 2
AFP, Colombo :
Sri Lanka's Upul Tharanga bats during the second day's play of the only test cricket match between Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe in Colombo, Sri Lanka on Saturday.
Sri Lanka's Rangana Herath claimed five wickets in helping bowl out Zimbabwe for 356 on the second day of the one-off Test in Colombo on Saturday.
The visitors, who resumed the day on 344-8, survived just 4.4 overs in the morning session at R Premadasa Stadium. Overnight centurion Craig Ervine top-scored with his Test best of 160.
Herath registered his 30th five-wicket haul in Tests and returned figures of 5-116. Pacemen Lahiru Kumara and Asela Gunaratne each took two wickets.
Scoreboard at the end of Zimbabwe's first innings on the second day of the one-off Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo on Saturday:
Zimbabwe 1st innings (overnight: 344-8; C. Ervine 151 not out, D. Tiripano 24 not out)
H. Masakadza c Mendis B Herath Â Â Â 19
R. Chakabva b Herath Â Â Â 12
T. Musakanda c Dickwella b Kumara Â Â Â 6
C. Ervine c Perera b Kumara 160
S. Williams c Gunaratne b Perera Â Â Â 22
S. Raza lbw b Herath Â Â Â 36
P. Moor c Kumara b Gunaratne Â Â Â 19
M. Waller b Herath Â Â Â 36
G. Cremer b Gunaratne Â Â Â 13
D. Tiripano c Karunaratne b Herath Â Â Â 27
C. Mpofu not out Â Â Â 0
Extras (w1, nb5) 6
Total (all out, 94.4 overs) 356
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Chakabva), 2-38 (Masakadza), 3-38 (Musakanda), 4-70 (Williams), 5-154 (Raza), 6-195 (Moor), 7-260 (Waller), 8-282 (Cremer), 9-356 (Tiripano), 10-356 (Ervine)
Bowling: Lakmal 14-1-58-0, Kumara 17.4-2-68-2 (w1); Herath 32-4-116-5;
Perera 24-0-86-1 (nb1), Gunaratne 7-0-28-2 (nb4)
Sri Lanka: D. Chandimal, U. Tharanga, D. Karunaratne, K. Mendis, A.
Mathews, A. Gunaratne, N. Dickwella, D. Perera, R. Herath, S. Lakmal, L.
Umpires: Ian Gould (ENG), Nigel Llong (ENG)
TV umpire: Chettithody Shamshuddin (IND)
Match referee: Chris Broad (ENG).