Sangakkara, Mahela tons push India to the wall

In reply to Sri Lanka's 642/4, India were 95/0 at the close of Day 2 of the second Test.

updated: July 27, 2010 14:09 IST
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Sri Lanka buried a hapless India under a mountain of runs as they relied on skipper Kumar Sangakkara's seventh double century and Mahela Jayawardene's sparkling ton to push the visitors on the backfoot in the second Test here on Tuesday.

Sangakkara led from the front with an imposing 219 while Jayawardene (174) notched up his 27th century as the hosts declared the first innings at a mammoth 642 for four.

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