Colombo, Sri Lanka: The 3-test series ended at a stalemate of 1-1. Two results with a dull draw in-between. India retained the Series trophy due to the last series win. The 3 tests were perfect platform for batsmen. Many personal milestones were set. Record books were rewritten for Ind-SL Test rivalry.
SL Vs Ind 2010 Test Series: World Records
SL Vs Ind 2010 Test Series: Personal Milestones
SL Vs Ind 2010 Test Series: The Century Partnerships
SL Vs Ind 2010 Test Series: Top 10 Run Scorers from Both Teams
SL Vs Ind 2010 Test Series: Top 10 Wicket Takers from Both Teams
SL Vs Ind 2010 Test Series: Top 10 Catcher From Both Teams
New Records in Ind-SL Test Rivalry
1. Tendulkar with 9 century is the leading centurion between these two nations.
2. Mahela with 7 century is the leading centurion for SL against India.
3. The 2nd Wicket Partnership of 174 runs between Paranavitana and Sangakkara was 2nd best for SL against India. 576 run partnership between Jayasuriya and Roshan Mahanama for 2nd wicket is the best partnership for any wicket between SL and Ind.
4. India recorded their highest total (707) against SL in away match.
5. In the 2nd test at SSC Colombo, the inning scoring 707 was Indiaâ€™s longest ever innings overseas playing 225.2 overs.
6. SL lost their 1st test on PSS Colombo venue since 1994.
7. India scored their 4th test win in Sri Lanka.
8. Tendulkar and Raina addd record 256 runs in Ind-SL matches for the 5th wicket.
9. Mendis scored 78 and that is the highest by a number 10 batsman against India.
10. Raina’s century on debut is the first by any Indian against Sri Lanka.
11. Muralitharan extended his record of highest SL wicket-taker against India