Cricket News sort by Sri Lanka Vs India 3rd Test at Colombo, Aug 28 - Sep 01, 2015

ndia beat Sri Lanka 2-1 to win their first Test series in the island nation after 22 years. Here's a look at Team India's report card.

India won the third Test of the series against Sri Lanka by 117 to clinch the series 2-1, and record their first series win in the country after 22 years.

Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews, yet again gave a wonderful account of himself as a batsman, scoring a hundred with his team's back to the wall. During his admirable partnership with debutant Kusal Perera

India outclass Sri Lanka by 117 runs to win the series 2-1. This is India's first overseas series win after four years, with their last one coming in the West Indies in 2011.

India gained firm control of the deciding Test against Sri Lanka at SSC in Colombo, as the hosts' batting once again faltered in the face of a hostile attack and a responsive pitch. Defending a huge score

India lost significant ground on Day 3 of the deciding Test against Sri Lanka at the SSC in Colombo on Sunday. First, the Indian bowlers allowed Sri Lanka to claw back from a precarious 47 for 6 to post a competitive 201

Cheteshwar Pujara returned to the Indian side with an extremely hard-fought century on a tough pitch to make sure India did not collapse on a pitch responsive for bowlers. Pujara's unbeaten 135 and his eight wicket stand of 104 Amit Mishra

Only 15 overs were possible on the opening day of the deciding Test between India and Sri Lanka at Colombo. During this time, India lost two wickets for the addition of 50 runs, while Sri Lanka created plenty more opportunities.

It may be difficult to believe that India have not won a Test in the island nation in 22 years, but that is a cruel fact. Five years back, they managed to square the series courtesy a spectacular ton from VVS Laxman,