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Tillakaratne Dilshan acknowledges his fans

Sri Lanka v Australia, 2nd T20I, Colombo

Departing Dilshan praises de Silva

Tillakaratne Dilshan could not make an impact with the bat in his farewell game, but he has anointed Sri Lanka's highest-scorer in the match, Dhananjaya de Silva, as a possible successor

David Warner and Glenn Maxwell got Australia off to a flier

Sri Lanka v Australia, 2nd T20I, Colombo

Warner hails Australia's 'scrappy' successes

The ball still spun, and the sell-out crowds bayed for Sri Lanka, but Australia have comfortably won the limited-overs series playing "scrappy cricket", captain David Warner said

Tillakaratne Dilshan ended his international career with a wicket off his last ball

Sri Lanka v Australia, 2nd T20I, Colombo

Dilshan's farewell party

Plays of the day from the second T20I between Sri Lanka and Australia in Colombo

Glenn Maxwell muscles a cover drive away

Sri Lanka v Australia, 2nd T20I, Colombo (RPS)

Record Maxwell fifty powers Australia sweep

Sri Lanka had been changing their side every match and Australia had already sent several men home, but like a well-heeled theatre troupe, the players that remained delivered the same performance they seemed to have given many times already this series

Sri Lanka's players get together after dismissing David Warner

Sri Lanka v Australia, 2nd T20I, Colombo

Ford hopes for improved bowling display

Graham Ford, the Sri Lanka head coach, hopes his bowlers can execute better under pressure during the second T20I against Australia in Colombo

Tillakaratne Dilshan is greeted as he walks out to bat in his final ODI

Tillakaratne Dilshan retires

Dilshan, a firestarter to the end

A captain's fantasy and an occasional nightmare, Sri Lanka's retiring hero was defined by the blazes he started, and if they spread quickly enough, that defined the games he played

Glenn Maxwell showcases his big hitting

Sri Lanka v Australia, 1st T20I, Pallekele

After patient wait, Maxwell seizes chance to open

Australia allrounder Glenn Maxwell revealed he had been eyeing up the opening position for some time after he hit a 65-ball 145 not out from the top of the order

Glenn Maxwell lifts one over the off side

Sri Lanka v Australia, 1st T20I, Pallekele

Australia canter to win after record 263, Maxwell slams 145*

In 90 minutes of outlandish clean-striking, Glenn Maxwell marked a monumental return to form, sent Sri Lanka into freefall, and stole their T20 world record from under their noses