Sri Lanka vs England 2nd Test Day 5: Leach completes five-for as England claim unassailable 2-0 series lead

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Jack Leach finished with career-best figures of 5-83 off 28 overs

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England spinner Jack Leach completed his maiden five-wicket haul to not only lead his side to a 57-run win over Sri Lanka on the final day in Kandy, but also hand them an unassailable 2-0 series lead.

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Sri Lanka vs England 1st Test Day 4: England crush Sri Lanka to end longest winless streak in overseas Tests

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Moeen Ali claimed four wickets as England crushed Sri Lanka by 211 runs

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Moeen Ali took four wickets as England snapped their longest winless streaks in Tests away from home with a 211-run win over Sri Lanka on the fourth day in Galle.

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Cricket Australia close investigation into Moeen’s ‘Osama’ allegations

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Cricket Australia spokesman: “Moeen elected not to progress the matter any further”

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Cricket Australia have taken no action against any Australian player as their investigation into England all-rounder Moeen Ali’s claims of being racially abused came to an end.

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Bayliss: Moeen did not want to complain about ‘Osama’ remark

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Moeen Ali: “There were other players in the team who wanted to take it further but he talked them into not taking it any further”

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England head coach Trevor Bayliss has revealed that all-rounder Moeen Ali stopped his teammates from lodging a complaint after he was allegedly called “Osama” by an Australian player.

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Cricket Australia to investigate Moeen’s racial abuse claims

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Cricket Australia will launch a probe into the racial abuse claims made by Moeen Ali

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Cricket Australia has announced that they will launch an investigation into England all-rounder Moeen Ali’s claims that an Australian player called him “Osama” during the 2015 Ashes series.

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