Sri Lanka cricketers congratulate England's Joe Root

Nuwan Pradeep

Sri Lanka fast bowler Nuwan Pradeep congratulates Joe Root, who top-scored for his side with 200 not out, after England declared their first innings on day two of the first Test at Lord's Cricket Ground in London on June 13, 2014. Root's maiden Test double-century took England to 575 for nine declared. AFP PHOTO/IAN KINGTON

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When play ended, Kaushal Silva was in a bit of a hurry to congratulate Root! He started walking faster towards the England team - turns out it was to shake Root's hand :D

Sanga didn't forget to congratulate Root either.

#SpiritoftheGame Pommies. Watch and learn.

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