Amit Mishra took four wickets as Sri Lanka collapsed from a position of strength to concede a first innings lead of 87 which India extended to 157 runs by stumps on day three of the second Test in Colombo.
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.
We start a brand new series of videos where we ask current and former players to offer us "one piece of advice" to pass on to people just starting out in the game. Mahela Jayawardene says "keep it simple".
Anwar Ali played a magnificent cameo down the order as Pakistan clinched a sensationally thrilling one-wicket win over Sri Lanka with four balls to spare in the second Twenty20 International in Colombo.