Kusal Perera slammed his maiden century in just 104 balls and Zimbabwe rued dropped chances as Sri Lanka gained the upper hand on the opening day.
Earlier, Dimuth Karunaratne and Kaushal Silva set the tone by sharing 123 for the first wicket.
Brief scores: Sri Lanka 317/4 (Kusal Perera 110, Kaushal Silva 94, Dimuth Karunaratne 56; Graeme Cremer 3-82, Malcolm Waller 1-25) vs Zimbabwe.
Matches Tagged in ClipDex2016 ZIM v SRL 1st Test
Series Tagged in ClipDex2016 ZIM v SRL Test serie ...
Players Tagged in ClipDexPerera, M D Kusal Janith Mendis, B Kusal G Waller, Malcolm N Karunaratne, F Dimuth M Silva, Kaushal J Tharanga, W Upul Cremer, A Graeme
Grounds Tagged in ClipDexHarare Sports Club
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