India in Sri Lanka

August 8-11

Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, PSS, Colombo

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Sri Lanka 396 (Sangakkara 144) and 123 for 2 (Warnapura 54*, Jayawardene 50*) beat India 249 (Gambhir 72, Mendis 5-56) and 268 (Dravid 68, Laxman 61*) by eight wickets
Scorecard and ball-by-ball details
How they were out

4th day Bulletin - Clinical Sri Lanka clinch series
Dileep Premachandran - India's cracks were everywhere
Jamie Alter - Teamwork does the trick for Sri Lanka
Quotes - 'We did not play quality cricket' - Kumble
Audio - Sanjay Manjrekar: SL bowlers made the difference
Gallery - Sri Lanka sail to series win

3rd day
Bulletin - Relentless Sri Lanka seize control
News - India weakened by injuries
Jamie Alter - Fielding horrors hurt India
Quotes - Tailenders' batting swung match - Sangakkara
News - Benson suggests use of HotSpot
Audio - Sanjay Manjrekar: India's bowling lacked potency
Plays of the day - Role reversal, and a lamentable shot
Gallery - India continue to flounder

2nd day
Bulletin - Sangakkara ton props SL in keen contest
News - Injury scares for Tendulkar and Laxman
Jamie Alter - Playing out of character
News - Review system is a blessing for bowlers - Bayliss
Audio - Sanjay Manjrekar: India need to restrict lead to 25 runs
Plays of the day - Vaas' vigil, and injuries galore
Gallery - Sri Lanka inch ahead with Sangakkara ton

1st day
Bulletin - Mendis and Prasad put Sri Lanka on top
Dileep Premachandran Muddle order
Jamie Alter - Prasad's shot of pace
Audio - Sanjay Manjrekar: Prasad made the difference
Plays of the day - Prasad's mixed debut, and a frustrating partnership
Gallery - Mendis and Prasad cut through India

Preview package
Preview - Riveting series awaits fitting finale
Jamie Alter - An Asian champion awaits
Feature - A many-storied venue
Quotes - Mendis' rapid rise surprised us - Jayawardene
Stats - Batting first the favoured approach
Tour Diary - The travelling soldier

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