Sri Lanka wicketkeeper Dinesh Chandimal is in a race against time to be fit for the all-format tour to South Africa later this year, after undergoing hand surgery.
Australia's Glenn Maxwell has surged to the top of the all-rounders' list while also making a huge jump to reach a career-best third position in the latest ICC players rankings for T20I batsmen.
Retiring Sri Lankan star Tillakaratne Dilshan has praised the impact and example of young teammate Dhananjaya de Silva who he believes will become a key player.
Australia survived a hiccup to chase down a target of 129 in the final T20I of the series in Colombo with Maxwell again the star scoring 66 off just 29 balls.The visitors lost four wickets for six runs when they looked to have all but won the match.
After being mauled by Australia for a world record 263 in the first T20I, coach Graham Ford is looking for a big improvement from his bowlers as the series and the tour draws to a close at Colombo's R Premadasa Stadium on Friday.