England on Friday won the first test against Sri Lanka by 211 runs held at Galle.

Engalnd bowled out hosts twice for 203 and 250.

Rangana Herath bid adieu to international cricket.

England scored 342 and 322/6 as debutant Ben Foakes scored 107 and Keaton Jennings 146 not out.

D Perera scalped 7 wickets while Moeen Ali picked 8 wickets in the match.

Another debutant Jack Leach also took 5 wickets.

Next test will be held at Pallekale beginning from November 14.


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