India claimed their one hundredth win in Test candid as Pragyan Ojha bent and bowled Welegedara in the additional of the three bout alternation adjoin Sri Lanka.
The 144 run achievement is additionally the third better win in agreement of runs for India. To add the blooming on top, advance hero Sreesanth was declared man of the bout for his six wicket haul.
Dhoni: "The wicket was absolutely good. Nothing alike abutting to what we played on in Ahmedabad. The grass was kept on the clue throughout. It started to about-face a bit on the aboriginal day and kept a little low. It was important that we got that abounding runs on the aboriginal day. The changes in ancillary brought in some beginning legs, Sreesanth is one of the best about-face beat bowlers in India. Ojha had a actual acceptable debut. It was important to win this big and accretion the momentum; there will be article for the fast bowlers as able-bodied as spinners in Mumbai. It's a moment of pride for me, this 100th win, and I am honoured to be allotment of this side."
Sangakkara: "It was a actual acceptable wicket. A bit in it for a few overs. It got slower and slower and fabricated it a bit difficult to bat on. Exceptional achievement by Sreesanth, abundant aboriginal innings by India and a poor one from us. that absitively the match. We bare acceptable partnerships; lose shots actuality and there, and that amount us. If the batsmen administer themselves and and absorb the crease, the the angle is a acceptable one to bat on. We accept to be mentally able to appear aback in Mumbai. We charge to actualize affairs aboriginal and booty them."
Sreesanth: "God's been kind. I accept lots of bodies to thank. Yet to apprehend all those messages. I'm alive on my pace, am aggravating to get it to the 145 kmph mark, I'm activity good. I appetite to acknowledge Warwickshire and the Indian lath for absolution me comedy there, I played absolutely a bit of calm candid too and learnt a lot. There is allowance for advance and I appetite to accumulate on learning. "