Dilshan, Sangakkara secure series win for Sri Lanka

Jul 29, 2013, 00:50 IST | AFP

Tillakaratne Dilshan and Kumar Sangakkara pulverised South Africa's bowling as Sri Lanka took a decisive 3-1 lead in the one-day series with an eight-wicket victory in Pallekele yesterday.

Dilshan returned unbeaten on 115 and Sangakkara made 91 during a record partnership of 184 runs to steer the hosts past South Africa‚Äôs 238 all out in the 44th over of the day-night match. 

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