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In pics: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 3

  • In pics: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 3
  • Chasing a target of 93 Sri Lanka galloped home in 18.3 overs thanks to a fluent maiden half-century from debutant Dimuth Karunaratne. (AP Photo)
  • In pics: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 3
  • Nuwan Kulaseraka struck twice inside the first 40 minutes of play, reducing New Zealand to 46 for 3 with the wickets of Martin Guptill and Kane Williamson. (AP Photo)
  • In pics: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 3
  • From an overnight 34 for 1, New Zealand slumped to 118 all out with Herath taking his match tally to 11 for 108 and becoming the leading Test wicket-taker for 2012. (AP Photo)
  • In pics: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 3
  • Herath's overall tally at Galle now stands at 46 wickets from eight Tests, at an average of 20.30. (AP Photo)
  • In pics: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 3
  • With this crushing win, Mahela Jayawardene equalled Sanath Jayasuriya's record of most wins by a Sri Lankan captain - 18. (AP Photo)
  • In pics: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 3
  • A dramatic collapse of nine wickets for 83 runs, five of which went to left-arm spinner Rangana Herath, set the tone for a crushing Sri Lankan win over New Zealand before tea on day three. (AP Photo)
  • In pics: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 3
  • In pics: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 3
  • In pics: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 3
  • In pics: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 3
  • In pics: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 3
  • In pics: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 3