* Opener's 47 not out helps England win (Updates at end of match)
DURHAM, England, May 30 Alastair Cook became the first Englishman to reach 10,000 test runs before leading his team to an emphatic nine-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the second test on Monday to wrap up the series.
May 30 List of players who have scored 10,000 runs in test matches after England's Alastair Cook achieved the feat on Monday:
May 30 (Infostrada Sports) - Scoreboard at close of play on the fourth day in the second Test between England and Sri Lanka on Monday in Chester-le-Street, England England 1st innings 498 for 9 decl (M. Ali 155no, A. Hales 83, J. Root 80; N. Pradeep 4-107) Sri Lanka 1st innings 101 (S. Broad 4-40) Sri Lanka 2nd innings (Overnight: 309-5) D. Karunaratne c Root b Woakes 26 K. Silva c Bairstow b
May 30 England beat Sri Lanka by nine wickets in the second test in Durham on Monday to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
May 30 Factbox on England captain Alastair Cook, who became the first English batsman to score 10,000 runs in test matches in the second test against Sri Lanka on Monday.
May 30 Captain Alastair Cook became the first England cricketer to reach 10,000 test runs on the fourth day of the second test against Sri Lanka in Durham on Monday.
May 30 Dinesh Chandimal completed a fine century as Sri Lanka continued to hold up England's bid to clinch the series by moving on to 403 for six at lunch on the fourth day of the second test in Durham on Monday.
MELBOURNE, May 30 Australia's search for a successor to Shane Warne is yet to bear fruit nearly a decade after he retired, so Adam Zampa is naturally wary about comparisons with the leg-spinning great.
May 29 England moved towards victory in the second test against Sri Lanka whose batsmen showed sufficient resolve on Sunday to push the game into a fourth day if not affect a result that still seems inevitable.
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