Test cricket: England remain No. 1

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Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene (L) signals for a decision review over an leg before wicket out as England's bowler James Anderson looks on during the final day of the second Test cricket match in Colombo. AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena

Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene (L) signals for a decision review over an leg before wicket out as England's bowler James Anderson looks on during the final day of the second Test cricket match in Colombo. AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena

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England team waits for the third umpire's decision over an appeal for the wicket of Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene (not pictured) during the final day of the final Test cricket match in Colombo. The appeal was unsuccessful. Reuters/Dinuka Liyanawatte

England team waits for the third umpire's decision over an appeal for the wicket of Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene (not pictured) during the final day of the final Test cricket match in Colombo. The appeal was unsuccessful. Reuters/Dinuka Liyanawatte

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England cricketer Graeme Swann (C) celebrates with teammates after he dismissed Sri Lankan cricketer Prasanna Jayawardene (R) during their final day of the second and final Test match at the P Sara Oval crickrt Stadium in Colombo. AFP Photo/ Lakruwan Wanniarachchi

England cricketer Graeme Swann (C) celebrates with teammates after he dismissed Sri Lankan cricketer Prasanna Jayawardene (R) during their final day of the second and final Test match at the P Sara Oval crickrt Stadium in Colombo. AFP Photo/ Lakruwan Wanniarachchi

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Sri Lankan cricketer Prasanna Jayawardene is bowled by England cricketer Graeme Swann during their final day of the second and final Test match at the P Sara Oval crickrt Stadium in Colombo. AFP Photo/ Lakruwan Wanniarachchi

Sri Lankan cricketer Prasanna Jayawardene is bowled by England cricketer Graeme Swann during their final day of the second and final Test match at the P Sara Oval crickrt Stadium in Colombo. AFP Photo/ Lakruwan Wanniarachchi

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England's Graeme Swann (R) reacts as Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews runs between wickets during the final day of the final Test cricket match in Colombo. Reuters/Dinuka Liyanawatte

England's Graeme Swann (R) reacts as Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews runs between wickets during the final day of the final Test cricket match in Colombo. Reuters/Dinuka Liyanawatte

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Sri Lankan cricketer Tillakaratne Dilshan celebrates after dismissing England captain Andrew Strauss during the final day of the second and final Test match at the P Sara Oval crickrt Stadium in Colombo. AFP Photo/ Lakruwan Wanniarachchi

Sri Lankan cricketer Tillakaratne Dilshan celebrates after dismissing England captain Andrew Strauss during the final day of the second and final Test match at the P Sara Oval crickrt Stadium in Colombo. AFP Photo/ Lakruwan Wanniarachchi

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England's Steven Finn (C) shares a moment with captain Andrew Strauss (R) and James Anderson during the last day of final Test cricket match against Sri Lanka in Colombo. Reuters/Dinuka Liyanawatte

England's Steven Finn (C) shares a moment with captain Andrew Strauss (R) and James Anderson during the last day of final Test cricket match against Sri Lanka in Colombo. Reuters/Dinuka Liyanawatte

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England's Kevin Pietersen (L) hugs teammate Alastair Cook as they beat Sri Lanka by eight wickets in the final day of the second Test cricket match in Colombo. AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena

England's Kevin Pietersen (L) hugs teammate Alastair Cook as they beat Sri Lanka by eight wickets in the final day of the second Test cricket match in Colombo. AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena

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England cricketer Kevin Pietersen (R) is congratulated by Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene after England's victory in the second and final Test match at the P Sara Oval crickrt Stadium in Colombo. AFP Photo/ Lakruwan Wanniarachchi

England cricketer Kevin Pietersen (R) is congratulated by Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene after England's victory in the second and final Test match at the P Sara Oval crickrt Stadium in Colombo. AFP Photo/ Lakruwan Wanniarachchi

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England bowler Graeme Swann acknowledges the crowd after completing six wickets during the final day of the second Test cricket match against Sri Lanka in Colombo. AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena

England bowler Graeme Swann acknowledges the crowd after completing six wickets during the final day of the second Test cricket match against Sri Lanka in Colombo. AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena

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England cricketers Kevin Pietersen (C) and Alastair Cook (L) are congratulated by a fan as they celebrate victory during the final day of the second and final Test match against Sri Lanka at the P Sara Oval crickrt Stadium in Colombo. England defeated Sri Lanka by 8 wickets to level the series 1-1 and retain their number one Test ranking. AFP Photo/ Lakruwan Wanniarachchi

England cricketers Kevin Pietersen (C) and Alastair Cook (L) are congratulated by a fan as they celebrate victory during the final day of the second and final Test match against Sri Lanka at the P Sara Oval crickrt Stadium in Colombo. England defeated Sri Lanka by 8 wickets to level the series 1-1 and retain their number one Test ranking. AFP Photo/ Lakruwan Wanniarachchi

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