India in Sri Lanka 2008-09

Series to India, worries to Sri Lanka

India showed that they are a team that is increasingly aware of its own strength but Sri Lanka were let down by men who are not sure of themselves.

Sri Lanka v India, Twenty20 international, Colombo

We conceded too many extras - Dilshan

Tillakaratne Dilshan, Sri Lanka's stand-in captain for the Twenty20 international, admitted his side's indiscipline in the field cost them the first Twenty20 international played at home

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Sri Lanka v India, Twenty20 international, Colombo

Sri Lanka fined for over-rate

Sri Lanka have been fined for a slow over-rate in the one-off Twenty20 international against India in Colombo

Sri Lanka v India, Twenty20 international, Colombo

The brothers Pathan clinch India victory

On a day when the Hussey brothers did the winning act for Australia, India found their answer in the two Pathans, with Yusuf and Irfan scripting a thrilling three-wicket win in the one-off Twenty20 game.

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Sri Lanka v India, Twenty20 international, Colombo

Teams switch on to Twenty20 mode

Cricinfo previews the Twenty20 between Sri Lanka and India in Colombo

Sri Lanka v India, Twenty20 international, Colombo

My opening will benefit the team - Dilshan

Tillakaratne Dilshan, who will juggle captaincy and wicketkeeping in the upcoming Twenty20 international against India, has said Sri Lanka will benefit by persisting with him as an opener

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India in Sri Lanka 2008-09

Tendulkar returns home early from tour

Sachin Tendulkar has returned early from India's tour of Sri Lanka, and will miss the Twenty20 international on Tuesday