India tour of Sri Lanka 1985

When Sri Lanka registered their maiden success in Tests

Though India and Sri Lanka played their first Test match only in 1982, cricket relations between the two nations stretch back to fifty years before that

Second Test Match

SRI LANKA v INDIA 1985-86

Toss: India

First Test Match

SRI LANKA v INDIA 1985-86

Sri Lanka came within an ace of scoring their maiden win in Test cricket, only resolute batting by Vengsarkar and interference from typically tropical weather denying them their opportunity

Statistics

India in Sri Lanka ODI Series, 1985

India in Sri Lanka Test Series, 1985

India tour of Sri Lanka, Aug-Sep 1985

Test matches

One-Day Internationals

Tour Results
Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (PSS) - Sep 22, 1985
No result
Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (PSS) - Sep 21, 1985
Sri Lanka won by 14 runs
Sri Lanka v India at Kandy - Sep 14-19, 1985
Match drawn
Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (PSS) - Sep 6-11, 1985
Sri Lanka won by 149 runs
Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (SSC) - Aug 30-Sep 4, 1985
Match drawn
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