28 July 2001: Coca-Cola Cup (Sri Lanka) 2001, 6th Match, India v Sri Lanka, R.Premadasa Stadium, Khettarama, Colombo © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 28, 2001

    VVS Laxman is all style, clipping the ball off his pads on the way to an unbeaten 87 © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 28, 2001

    Laxman and Dravid - the senior pros did the job for India in Ganguly's absence © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 28, 2001

    VVS Laxman runs hard, the Hyderabadi stylist made a matchwinning 87 against Lanka © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 28, 2001

    Hemang Badani slices the ball through the off side in the course of his cameo innings © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 28, 2001

    Finally something for the Indian fans to celebrate, a maiden triumph against Sri Lanka © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 28, 2001

    Chaminda Vaas is the toast of his teammates after scalping another Indian wicket © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 28, 2001

    Dharmasena is congratulated by Arnold after the former dismissed the dangerous Sehwag © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 28, 2001

    VVS Laxman, architect of India's maiden victory is congratulated by Marvan Atapattu © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 28, 2001

    Amay Khurasiya plays all around a quick one from Vaas and departs for a duck © AFP

  • Jul 28, 2001

    Stand in skipper Rahul Dravid, who gave Laxman good support, cuts hard © AFP

  • Jul 28, 2001

    VVS Laxman flicks, the wristy Hyderabadi stylist in full cry, making an unbeaten 87 © AFP

  • Jul 28, 2001

    VVS Laxman is all smiles chatting with Tony Greig after receiving the Man of the Match award © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 28, 2001

    Dravid speaks at the presentation ceremony after leading India to a good victory © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 28, 2001

    VVS Laxman, the hero of the day, receives his cheque for the Man of the Match award © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 28, 2001

    Rahul Dravid tastes success as captain for the second time in his career © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 28, 2001

    A relaxed Yuvraj Singh smiles with his mates after India complete their maiden win © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 28, 2001

    Sanath Jayasuriya on the losing side for the first time in the series © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 28, 2001

    Sourav Ganguly and other team members watch the proceedings from the dressing room © ESPNcricinfo Ltd