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India slashes Sri Lanka by securing a win of an innings and 239 runs.

Sri Lanka suffered their heaviest defeat in Test history as they lost by an innings and 239 runs to India in the second Test in Nagpur. In the 1st innings Sri Lanka were restricted to 205 runs, while India scored 610 runs for the loss of 6 wickets. In the 2nd innings Sri Lanka were able to score 166 runs only.
Indian Captain Virat Kohli scored a double century for his home side and three other batsmen scored tons during India's innings. R Ashwin, who took 4 for 63, became the fastest to hit 300 Test wickets, reaching the milestone in 54 Tests.

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