RESULT
1st Test, Galle, January 14 - 18, 2021, England tour of Sri Lanka
135 & 359
(T:74) 421 & 76/3

England won by 7 wickets

Player Of The Match
228 & 5 catches
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Dan Lawrence and Jonny Bairstow celebrate the moment of victory, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 5th day, January 18, 2021
Dan Lawrence and Jonny Bairstow celebrate the moment of victorySLC
Jonny Bairstow and Dan Lawrence resume on the final morning, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 5th day, January 18, 2021
Jonny Bairstow and Dan Lawrence resume on the final morningSLC
Jack Leach celebrates after taking his fifth wicket, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, January 17, 2021
Jack Leach celebrates after taking his fifth wicketSLC
England celebrate Jack Leach's breakthrough, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, January 17, 2021
England celebrate Jack Leach's breakthroughSLC
Stuart Broad returned remarkably tight figures, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, January 17, 2021
Stuart Broad returned remarkably tight figuresSLC
England celebrate after Dom Bess dismissed Dinesh Chandimal, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, January 17, 2021
England celebrate after Dom Bess dismissed Dinesh ChandimalSLC
Angelo Mathews was happy to accumulate steadily, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, January 17, 2021
Angelo Mathews was happy to accumulate steadilySLC
Lahiru Thirimanne celebrates his second Test hundred, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, January 17, 2021
Lahiru Thirimanne celebrates his second Test hundredSLC
Jack Leach had to toil on the third day, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 3rd day, January 16, 2021
Jack Leach had to toil on the third daySLC
Sam Curran celebrates his breakthrough with Dom Bess, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 3rd day, January 16, 2021
Sam Curran celebrates his breakthrough with Dom BessSLC
Dan Lawrence and Jonny Bairstow completed the job for England, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 5th day, January 18, 2021
Dan Lawrence and Jonny Bairstow completed the job for EnglandSLC
Lasith Embuldeniya took two early wickets in the fourth innings, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, January 17, 2021
Lasith Embuldeniya took two early wickets in the fourth inningsSLC
Jack Leach twirls away, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, January 17, 2021
Jack Leach twirls awaySLC
Angelo Mathews' half-century dragged Sri Lanka into the lead, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, January 17, 2021
Angelo Mathews' half-century dragged Sri Lanka into the leadSLC
Niroshan Dickwella brings out the slog-sweep, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, January 17, 2021
Niroshan Dickwella brings out the slog-sweepSLC
Sam Curran extracted Lahiru Thirimanne with the new ball, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, January 17, 2021
Sam Curran extracted Lahiru Thirimanne with the new ballSLC
Dom Bess claimed the wicket of Sri Lanka's nightwatchman, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, January 17, 2021
Dom Bess claimed the wicket of Sri Lanka's nightwatchmanSLC
Lahiru Thirimanne drives down the ground, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, January 17, 2021
Lahiru Thirimanne drives down the groundSLC
Kusal Mendis ended a horror run of ducks, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 3rd day, January 16, 2021
Kusal Mendis ended a horror run of ducksSLC
Lahiru Thirimanne celebrates reaching fifty, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 3rd day, January 16, 2021
Lahiru Thirimanne celebrates reaching fiftySLC
 
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