A scintillating unbeaten innings of 64 off 29 mere balls from James Faulkner took his side from the jaws of defeat against India in the third ODI at Chandigarh.
Kevon Cooper tore apart the perishable batting line up of Perth Scorchers while Ajinkya Rahane and Sanju Samson saw Rajasthan Royals off to a comfortable win.
The star opener of Otago, Neil Broom, along with Ryan ten Doeschate punctured the bowling of Perth Scorchers who suffered a big defeat in CL T20, at Jaipur.
The determined Sri Lankan squad demonstrated an all-round performance in their last pool game and won the important encounter against Australia convincingly.
A destructive sixth wicket partnership between Dinesh Karthik and MS Dhoni followed by a lethal bowling spell by Umesh Yadav crushed the Australians at Cardiff.
The explosive opener of Australia, Shane Watson, exposed the bowling of West Indies by plundering a magnificent ton as the Kangaroos clinched the game easily.
West Indies at last registered their first win in Australia against the hosts when they clinched the only Twenty20 after demonstrating a nice team work.
Adam Voges hammered his maiden ODI ton as Australia piled up a substantial score on board and their bowlers defended well while West Indies lost the 5th match.
An excellent team effort by the Sri Lankan squad earned them a much deserved victory against Australia in the opening Twenty20 at Sydney.