|Third test, Pallekele, day three|
|India 487 (Dhawan 119, Pandya 108, Sandakan 5-132)|
|Sri Lanka 135 (K Yadav 4-40) & 181 (Ashwin 4-68)|
|India won by an innings and 171 runs|
India beat Sri Lanka by an innings and 171 runs in Pallekele to complete their first whitewash in an overseas three-Test series.
Following on, Sri Lanka were bowled out for 181 on the third day as off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin took 4-68 and Mohammed Shami 3-32.
Niroshan Dickwella, who top-scored with 41, was one of only three Sri Lanka batsmen to pass 16.
India made 487 in their first innings before bowling Sri Lanka out for 135.