Sri Lanka skipper Mahela Jayawardena won the toss elected to bat against India in the 3rd One-day International played at R. Premadasa Stadium.
Sri Lankans lost 3 quick wickets that of Thilakarathna Dilshan, Upul Tharanga and Dinesh Chandimal.
However Captain Mahela Jayawardana and Kumar Sangakkara batted superbly and scored 65 and 73 respectively to guide the home team for a competitive target.
Anjelo Mathews finished off the innings with a brilliant knock of 71 runs and Jeewan Mendis scored 45 runs.
Sri Lankans scored 286 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in their allotted 50 overs.