Rangana Herath crippled the unpredictable batting line up of the Kiwis as the Islanders defended a small looking total and qualified for the semi-final spot.
The Lankan Lions continued their recent dominance in Bangladesh with the assistance of Kusal Perera and their bowlers as they beat the Proteas in a close game.
One of the best batsmen in the ODI cricket, Kumar Sangakkara, blasted a ton against India and led his team to a nail biting victory at Fatullah.
A commanding ton from one of the most prominent batsmen in the world, Kumar Sangakkara, and the hostile bowling by the Islanders won them another game vs. Bangladesh.
A heroic unbeaten fifty plus score from Thisara Perera and the professionalism of the Lankan Lions snatched another close win of the tour against Bangladesh.
Kusal Perera along with Tillakaratne Dilshan and Kumar Sangakkara humiliated the strong looking Pakistani bowling as Sri Lanka won the game easily.
The hosts, Sri Lanka, bounced back in the series by winning the third and final ODI against the visiting New Zealand who were unable to meet the target.
South Africa continued their dominance vs. Sri Lanka in the shortest version of the game by grabbing successive T20 and won the series with one game to follow.
Pune Warriors tasted their 3rd victory of the tournament as their top order batting, led by Manish Pandey, clicked excellently and let down Kolkata Knight Riders.
The strong looking batting line up of Rajasthan Royals surrendered against the calculated bowling attack of Kolkata Knight Riders who went on to grab the game.