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Big win for NZ

Colombo: Angelo Mathews’ resilience could not deny New Zealand their first Test victory in Sri Lanka in 14 years as the visitors won the second Test by 167 runs to level the two-match series on Thursday.

Mathews struck a defiant 84 and resisted the New Zealand attack before being the last man out as Sri Lanka, resuming on 47 for four, folded for 195 runs 25 minutes after tea. The victory also ended New Zealand’s five-match losing streak.