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Lanka defeated the West Indies by 72 runs

Sri Lanka's Rangana Herath, right, celebrates after taking the wicket of West Indies' Denesh Ramdin as Darren Bravo watches during the fifth day of their second Test in Colombo on Monday. AP
Sri Lanka’s Rangana Herath, right, celebrates after taking the wicket of West Indies’ Denesh Ramdin as Darren Bravo watches during the fifth day of their second Test in Colombo on Monday. AP

Colombo: Rangana Herath picked up four wickets while spin partner Milinda Siriwardana took three as Sri Lanka defeated the West Indies by 72 runs on the fifth day of the second and final Test on Monday to win the series 2-0.

West Indies, who lost the first test in Galle by an innings and six runs, were all out for 171 in the second session on the final day.

(With inputs from Agencies)

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