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Asela Gunaratne

Sri Lanka beat Zimbabwe in one-off Test

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka beat Zimbabwe by four wickets after chasing a record 388 on the fifth and final day of the one-off Test Tuesday. The hosts rode on a crucial 121-run sixth-wicket stand between Asela Gunaratne (80 not out) and Niroshan Dickwella (81) to pull off the team's best-ever run chase. Earlier, Niroshan Dickwella struck a defiant half-century to keep Sri Lanka's chase alive after Zimbabwe skipper Graeme Cremer took two wickets on the final day. Chasing 388 for victory, Sri Lanka were 270-5 at lunch with…