The victorious India team pose the trophy, Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, SSC, Colombo.
India tour of Sri Lanka
 3rd Test at Colombo, Aug 28-Sep 1, 2015
India 312 & 274
Sri Lanka 201 & 268 (85 ov, target: 386)
India won by 117 runs
Australia tour of England
 Only T20I at Cardiff, Aug 31, 2015
England 182/5 (20 ov)
Australia 177/8 (20 ov)
England won by 5 runs
R Ashwin, who picked 21 wickets and scored a fifty was adjudged the man of the series, Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, SSC, Colombo.

ODI Records:- Most Wickets
Double Hundreds in ODIs

264 - Rohit Sharma Vs Sri Lanka, Kolkata, 2014

237* -Martin Guptill Vs West Indies, Wellington 2015
219 - Virender Sehwag Vs West Indies, Indore, 2011

215 - Chris Gayle VS Zimbabwe,Canberra, 2015
209 - Rohit Sharma Vs Australia, Bangalore, 2013
200* Sachin Tendulkar Vs South Africa, Gwalior, 2010




At Colombo in 1996-97 India won the toss and batted first. Having scored 537/8 they declared trying to bowl Sril Lanka out for under 337. How wrong they were! Sri Lanka scored 952/6 (a test record) with Sanath Jayasuriya (340) and Roshan Mahanama (225) putting on 576 runs (a test record and 1 run short of the first-class record). They also became the only pair to bat through 2 full days of test cricket.

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