Dinesh Chandimal scored a fine unbeaten counter-attacking century to help Sri Lanka set visitors India, who need 153 more to win with nine wickets in hand at stumps on day three of the first Test in Galle, a tricky target.
Centuries by Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli helped India secure a first innings lead of 192 before their spinners struck to remove Sri Lanka's openers before stumps on day two of the first Test in Galle.
Ravichandran Ashwin registered the best figures by an Indian bowler in Sri Lanka as India won day one of the first Test in Galle by dismissing Sri Lanka for 183 and then reaching 128 for two at stumps.
The first Test between Sri Lanka and India in Galle, the first Twenty20 International between New Zealand and South Africa and the Women's Ashes Test are the three matches we are making our predictions for this week.
Kane Williamson missed out on a century but his 90 nevertheless helped New Zealand win the third and final One-Day International in Harare against Zimbabwe by 38 runs, coming from one game down to win the series.
South Africa are all set to tour India for a full fledged series, which begins on September, according to the joint release issued by Cricket South Africa and The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Monday.