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Jan 29, 2014
Mahela Jayawardene was unbeaten on 146 as the tourists increased their lead to 370 runs with four wickets in hand. This was his 33rd Test century.
Captain Angelo Mathews was dismissed for 86 off 162 deliveries. This was his 14th test half-century. Kithuruwan Vithanage was unbeaten on 32 as tea.
The partnership between Jayawardene and Mathews was worth 179 for the sixth wicket. Jayawardene had struck 12 fours and two sixes.
Mathews hit seven fours and one six.
Bangladesh 232 (Shakib Al Hasan 55, Mushfiqur Rahim 61; Shaminda Eranga 4 for 49, Suranga Lakmal 3 for 66) trail Sri Lanka 602 for 6 (Dimuth Karunaratne 60, Kaushal Silva 139, Kumar Sangakkara 75, Mahela Jayawardene 146*, Angelo Mathews 86; Shakib Al Hasan 3 for 129) by 370 runs.
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