At the Sahab Mansoor Ali cricket stadium, Ajhinta Mendis destroyed Indian’s batting line up.
In restricted 50 overs, India hardly scored 264 runs for the loss of 9 wickets.
Shinkar Dhawan was the top scorer with 94 runs.
Later, Sri Lanka’s opening stand was just of 33 runs but middle order batsman Kumar Sangakkara pushed up Sri Lanka towards the desire score by hitting a devastating innings.
Sri Lanka got the desired score on the second ball of the last over.
The most thrilling match will be played on march 2nd, between traditional rivals India and Pakistan.