Rangana Herath was instrumental for Sri Lanka with an 11-wicket haul as the visitors bowled out Pakistan for 114 in the final innings and helped them register a 21 run win in the first Test in Abu Dhabi thereby claiming a 1-0 unassailable lead in the two match series.
After a valiant 76 run knock from Haris Sohail helped Pakistan gain a three run first innings lead, the spinners kept Sri Lanka down to 69 for four at stumps on day four of the first Test in Abu Dhabi.
Pakistan top order came up with a solid batting performance as they went on to post 266 for four at stumps on day three of the first Test against Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi to cut short their trail to 153 runs.
Virat Kohli continued his good run with an 82 run knock while Manish Pandey slammed a maiden half-century as India chased down 171 runs against Sri Lanka in the only Twenty20 International in Colombo as they wrapped up the tour 9-0 against the hosts.
As Sri Lanka and India set to face each other one final time this season in the only Twenty20 International game in Colombo, Chetan Narula gives Cricket World TV an exclusive insight on what to expect from the encounter.
Virat Kohli slammed his second consecutive century while Bhuvneshwar Kumar picked a five wicket haul as India defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets in the fifth One-Day International in Colombo to complete a 5-0 series whitewash.
Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli scored blistering centuries as India went on to amass 375 runs and later bowled out Sri Lanka for 207 runs to win the fourth One-Day International in Colombo by 168 runs taking the lead in the series to 4-0.