4 Aug 2008

Sharma steers India's series-levelling win

12:09 pm on 4 August 2008

India's teenage fast bowler Ishant Sharma has help India square their Test cricket series with a 170-run victory over Sri Lanka in the second Test at Galle.

Sharma finished with three for 20 as Sri Lanka were shot out for 136 in their second innings in the closing session on the fourth day chasing 307.

India lost the first Test of the series by an innings and 239 runs.

The final match starts in Colombo on Friday.