Sanath Jayasuriya is congratulated on reaching his 300, Sri Lanka v India, 1st Test, Colombo, August 6,1997 © Wisden Cricket Monthly

  • Aug 5, 1997

    Roshan Mahanama on his way to 225 © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Aug 5, 1997

    Sanath Jayasuriya and Roshan Mahanama break the world record Test partnership © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Aug 1997

    Sachin Tendulkar prepares to hit the ball © Associated Press