Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Mon 20 May 2024 India hold onto a tight 20-run win at Pallekele to clinch 4-1 India defeated Sri Lanka by 20 runs in a tight contest at Pallekele to finish the 5-match series 4-1. With this series win, India has now gone up to N0.2 in the ICC ODI ratings just behind Australia. Can Sri Lanka get it right at Pallekele? The series may have been lost but Sri Lanka would still like to win the final ODI and reduce the gap between the two teams. The home team had more than one opportunity to get the better of India in the last two games. 5th ODI: India Vs Sri Lanka Squad, Live Score, Aug 04, 2012 India tour of Sri Lanka 2012, 5th ODI: Sri Lanka Vs India at Pallekele, Aug 4, 2012. Match scheduled to begin at 14:30 local time (09:00 GMT, 02:30 PM IST, 02:00 PM PKT).