India Tour of Sri Lanka 2015

Indian Cricket Team in Sri Lanka in 2015

Sri Lanka India
Dates 6 August 2015 1 September 2015
Captains Angelo Mathews Virat Kohli

Test Series

Result India won the 3-match series 21
Most Runs Angelo Mathews (339) Virat Kohli (233)
Most Wickets Dhammika Prasad (15) Ravichandran Ashwin (21)
Player of the Series Ravichandran Ashwin (Ind)

Sri Lanka v India 2015 Schedule / Fixtures

Date Match Venue
3 August 2015 Indian team will arrive in Sri Lanka Colombo
6 August 2015 3 day practice match vs Chairman's XI RPS, Colombo
12 August 2015 India v Sri Lanka, 1st test match Galle
20 August 2015 India v Sri Lanka, 2nd test match PSS, Colombo
28 August 2015 India v Sri Lanka, 3rd test match SSC, Colombo

India tour of Sri Lanka 2015 Result / Scoreboard

Tour Match : Sri Lanka Board President's XI v Indians at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 6-8, 2015

Toss - Sri Lanka Board President's XI, who chose to field | Indians 351 and 180; Sri Lanka Board President's XI 121 and 200/6 (54 ov, target: 411)

Match drawn

 
1st Test : Sri Lanka v India at Galle - Aug 12-15, 2015

Toss - Sri Lanka, who chose to bat | Sri Lanka 183 and 367; India 375 and 112 (49.5 ov, target: 176)

Sri Lanka won by 63 runs | Series - Sri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0 | Player of the match - LD Chandimal (Sri Lanka)

 
2nd Test : Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (PSS) - Aug 20-24, 2015

Toss - India, who chose to bat | India 393 and 325/8d; Sri Lanka 306 and 134 (43.4 ov, target: 413)

India won by 278 runs | Series - 3-match series level 1-1 | Player of the match - KL Rahul (India)

 
3rd Test : Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (SSC) - Aug 28-Sep 1, 2015

Toss - Sri Lanka, who chose to field | India 312 and 274; Sri Lanka 201 and 268 (85 ov, target: 386)

India won by 117 runs | Series - India won the 3-match series 2-1 | Player of the match - CA Pujara (India) | Player of the series - R Ashwin (India)

2015 Squad / Player List

Sri Lanka India
  • Angelo Mathews (C)
  • Dushmantha Chameera
  • Dinesh Chandimal
  • Vishwa Fernando
  • Rangana Herath
  • Dimuth Karunaratne
  • Tharindu Kaushal
  • Jehan Mubarak
  • Dilruwan Perera
  • Kusal Perera
  • Nuwan Pradeep
  • Dhammika Prasad
  • Kumar Sangakkara
  • Kaushal Silva
  • Upul Tharanga
  • Lahiru Thirimanne
  • Virat Kohli (C)
  • Varun Aaron
  • Ravichandran Ashwin
  • Shikhar Dhawan
  • Bhuvneshwar Kumar
  • Amit Mishra
  • Cheteshwar Pujara
  • Ajinkya Rahane
  • KL Rahul
  • Wriddhiman Saha (WK)
  • Ishant Sharma
  • Rohit Sharma
  • Harbhajan Singh
  • Murali Vijay
  • Umesh Yadav

2015 Grounds / Venues / Stadiums

R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo

6 - 8 August 2015 Sri Lanka Chairman's XI v Indians

Galle International Stadium, Galle

12–16 August 2015 Sri Lanka v India

P Sara Oval, Colombo

20–24 August 2015 Sri Lanka v India

Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo

28 August–1 September 2015 Sri Lanka v India

India v Sri Lanka Head to Head / Statistics

Total tests = 35 = India 14, Sri Lanka 6, draws 14.

In Sri Lanka = 18 = Sri Lanka won 6, India won 4, draws = 7.