A lethal bowling spell from the speedster, Irfan Pathan, restricted the hosts Sri Lanka to a nominal score as India won the ICC World Twenty20 warm up match.
The unpredictable batting of Pakistan let them down once again as they surrendered against the quality bowling of Sri Lanka on the second day of the first Test.
Pakistani fast bowlers, Umar Gul and Mohammad Sami, ripped through the strong batting line up of Sri Lanka as the visitors clinched the 1st ODI convincingly.
Shahid Afridi led Pakistan to an authentic victory by his all round performance as Sri Lanka was beaten all ends up in the second T20 at Hambantota.
Chennai Super Kings held their nerves and brought the statistics even by winning the match vs. Pune Warriors after losing to them earlier in the 16th match.
The prominent star of Australia, David Hussey proved his worth as a bowler after grabbing four wickets against Sri Lanka in the first final of the Commonwealth Bank Series which revamped him from net bowler to a match winner.
The dashing opener David Warner hurt himself with a groin injury while thrashing163 in the initial final and might not play the second encounter.
David Warner hammered 163 runs as Australia clinched the thrilling first final of the Commonwealth Bank Series 2011-12 against Sri Lanka by 15 runs.
Sloppy fielding, lukewarm bowling and poor, irresponsible batting sunk India in the Commonwealth Bank Series.