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Captain Angelo Mathews led from the front with a combative 80, sharing a partnership of 82 with Kaushal Silva, who made 60.
At the end of day 3, Sri Lanka were 309/5 with brave fight coming in finally from the visitors to avoid a second consecutive follow-on defeat
James Anderson claimed 10 wickets against Sri Lanka to take his tally to 443 and become the sixth-highest wicket-taker in tests.
Sri Lankan army and other rescuers pulled out 13 more bodies late last night in the worst-hit district of Kegalle.
England thrashed SL by an innings and 88 runs inside three days to win first Test at Headingley and so go 1-0 up in the three match series.
Following on, Sri Lanka were bundled out for 119. James Anderson picked another fifer as he returned with figures of 5/29 in the second innings.
The duo shared nine wickets as England shot out Sri Lanka for just 91 on the second day of the first Test at Headingley.
The weeklong rains have caused chaos across Sri Lanka, unleashing deadly landslides and driving tens of thousands from their homes.
As per reports, at least 18 people have been killed in Sri Lanka and 200 families are still missing following a series of mudslides.
Alex Hales and Jonny Bairstow shared an unbroken sixth-wicket partnership of 88 to revive the hosts, who collapsed to 83 for five.
Sri Lankan villagers said torrents of muddy water, tree branches and debris came crashing down Tuesday around their homes in the three villages in Kegalle district, about 72 kilometers (45 miles) north of Colombo.
With England having selected just a 12-man squad, Alastair Cook took the unusual step of effectively naming his side 24 hours before the start of a match
Over 200 people were on Wednesday feared buried in massive landslides in Sri Lanka following three days of torrential rains that have triggered landslips and floods, killing nearly 40 people, with rescuers running against time to find survivors under mounds of mud.
Emergency workers on Tuesday found the bodies of a woman and two children killed in a landslide, taking the death toll from two days of heavy rain to 11. Six more were still missing.