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IND vs SL, Full cricket score, 3rd Test, Day 3, Pallekele: India clinch historic series whitewash

India completed a historic 3-0 series whitewash over Sri Lanka after winning the third Test by an innings and 171 runs. Catch full cricket score of IND vs SL, 3rd Test, Day 3 at Pallekele here

india vs sri lanka 2017 Updated: Aug 14, 2017 15:06 IST
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India's captain Virat Kohli shares a laugh with teammates as they leave the ground after their win over Sri Lanka in the third cricket test match. Catch full cricket score of IND vs SL, 3rd Test, Day 3 at Pallekele here. (AP)

India started the 3rd day of the final Test at Pallekle needing only 9 wickets to complete a series whitewash. Mohammed Shami and Ravichandran Ashwin struck in the first session, but Angelo Mathews and Dinesh Chandimal scripted a 50-run partnership to give Sri Lanka some hope. However, Kuldeep Yadav snared the wicket of Chandimal and it was all downhill from there. India’s bowling did the job efficiently after that, clinching their first ever away series clean sweep by winning the final Test by an innings and 171 runs. Get full cricket score of IND v SL, 3rd Test, Day 3 at Pallekele here. (LIVE UPDATES | LIVE STREAMING INFO)

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First Published: Aug 14, 2017 08:46 IST