The Sri Lankan cricket team toured India for a three T20 series. the venues for the series. They were played at Pune, Ranchi and Visakhapatnam. Ashwin bowled India to their first bilateral T20I series win at home. India bowled Sri Lanka out for their lowest total, 82, to retain their No. 1 ranking. Ashwin’s 4 for 8 was the best figures for an Indian in T20Is, beating his own 4 for 11.