India beat Sri Lanka convincingly in the second Test at Nagpur. Virat Kohli’s double-hundred, centuries from Murali Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara and Rohit Sharma and Ravichandran Ashwin’s 8-wicket-haul were the highlights of the match as India posted the biggest victory over Sri Lanka by an innings and 239 runs. India now lead the series 1-0, with one match to go.

Ravindra Jadeja got India their first wicket on Day One

Jadeja finished the match with 5 wickets from the match © AFP
Jadeja finished the match with 5 wickets from the match © AFP

Umesh Yadav was the next to strike and the wickets triggered a collapse

Umesh Yadav finally got wickets at his home-ground on Day Four. He finished with 2 wickets from the match © AFP
Umesh Yadav finally got wickets at his home-ground on Day Four. He finished with 2 wickets from the match © AFP

Ravichandran Ashwin picked up 8 wickets from the match, 4 from the final innings

Apart from being one of the major factors behind India's gigantic win, Ashwin reached the personal milestone of 300 Test wickets and broke Dennis Lillee's record in the process © AFP
Apart from being one of the major factors behind India’s gigantic win, Ashwin reached the personal milestone of 300 Test wickets and broke Dennis Lillee’s record in the process © AFP

India won the match with five sessions in hand

India have now confirmed at least a draw in the series and will be the favourites for the third Test at Delhi © AFP
India have now confirmed at least a draw in the series and will be the favourites for the third Test at Delhi © AFP

The teams will next head to Delhi for the final Test of the series and will then play the limited-overs matches afterwards.