Some facts about the India Vs Sri Lanka test series

Hightlight of the Match between the India Vs #Srilanka

India win by an innings and 171 runs and won the third Test series completing a historic 3-0 clean sweep over Sri Lanka , as they complete an emphatic 3-0.

The Test series on Day 3 Once the Srilankan player Lahiru Kumara is bowled and that is four wickets for Ashwin to go with the three wickets picked by Shami. A comprehensive effort by the Indian players as India win by an innings and 171 runs. Two wickets for Umesh and a wicket for Kuldeep

Man of the Series, Shikhar Dhawan

Some other facts about this series as : –

All-rounder Hardik Pandya set up the win with his blistering, 96-ball 108, cracking his maiden Test century in just his third game.

The target of 322 chased down is:

** Highest in CT
** Joint highest by Srilanka in all ODIs
** Joint highest against India in all ODIs

Cheteshwar Pujara slammed a memorable century in his 50th Test versus Sri Lanka at Colombo

As the Rohit and Dhawan became the most successful pair in CT matches – 636 runs in seven innings going past 635 runs by Gayle & Chanderpaul

Dhawan became the joint highest century maker in CT with three hundreds. The other players to hit three hundreds each are Ganguly, Gibbs & Gayle

India became the third team to score 300 in five successive ODI innings after Australia (six in 2007) and Sri Lanka (five in 2006).

Dhawal Kulkarni finished with figures of 4 of 34
KL Rahul and Shikhar Dhawan provided India with a solid start
Lakshan Sandakan bagged two crucial wickets
Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli put on a century stand
Rohit Sharma batted
Rohit Sharma scored Half Century
Virat Kohli supported Rohit Sharma for good score
Virat Kohli won the toss and decided to bat first
Axar Patel picked up the final wicket

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