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Watch: 'What an amazing journey this has been', Rohit Sharma thanks fans for support

Watch: 'What an amazing journey this has been', Rohit Sharma thanks fans for support

Rohit himself had been in the thick of action, scoring two centuries and half-century in the five-match ODI series.

Watch: Dasun Shanaka takes a blinder to dismiss KL Rahul in one-off T20I vs IND Watch: Dasun Shanaka takes a blinder to dismiss KL Rahul in one-off T20I vs IND

Team Sri Lanka did put forth a ravishing fight in the one-off Twenty20 game against the visiting India side, at Colombo, on Wednesday. There were some stunners with the bat, and some whilst fielding and Dasun Shanaka's astounding catch at covers to dismiss KL Rahul was one such moment for the home team.

India vs Sri Lanka: Virat Kohli did not win toss in sole T20I, but Upul Tharanga did India vs Sri Lanka: Virat Kohli did not win toss in sole T20I, but Upul Tharanga did

Andy Pycroft confirmed it was tails and said 'India', which probably got Murali Kartik confused that Virat Kohli had won the toss and he proceeded by asking him what would he like to do first.

Virat Kohli and Co at a level most teams want to be: Sri Lanka interim-coach Nic Pothas Virat Kohli and Co at a level most teams want to be: Sri Lanka interim-coach Nic Pothas

Pothas said it was a competitive total, even if Lanka were few runs short.

Kuldeep Yadav heaps praise on Virat Kohli, calls him inspirational leader Kuldeep Yadav heaps praise on Virat Kohli, calls him inspirational leader

The 22-year-old Kuldeep said Kohli's dedication on field keeps all the players pumped up.

Virat Kohli leapfrogs Brendon McCullum to amass most runs in second innings of T20I Virat Kohli leapfrogs Brendon McCullum to amass most runs in second innings of T20I

Australia's David Warner, New Zealand's Martin Guptill and Afghanistan's Mohammad Shahzad complete the top 6 in th list.

Watch: Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni can't believe as umpire calls obvious caught-behind not out Watch: Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni can't believe as umpire calls obvious caught-behind not out

Replays showed a big deflection but the umpire deemed it not out.

Virat Kohli lauds Team India's bench strength post 9-0 series sweep over Sri Lanka Virat Kohli lauds Team India's bench strength post 9-0 series sweep over Sri Lanka

It was the Indian skipper who led from front in the tricky chase of 171 runs, scoring 82 from 54 balls.

Team India become first visiting side to whitewash a home side 9-0 in a tour involving all three formats Team India become first visiting side to whitewash a home side 9-0 in a tour involving all three formats

The Men in Blue now have seven victories in T20I against Sri Lanka out of 11 encounters. The team ergo surpass Pakistan and South Africa on the list of most wins in T20Is against a team. ut leading the chart is Team India with nine victories over Australia.

Virat Kohli becomes fastest to score 15,000 runs in international cricket, now third-highest run getter in T20I Virat Kohli becomes fastest to score 15,000 runs in international cricket, now third-highest run getter in T20I

Kohli is often dubbed as the chase master for his wizardy with the willow whilst chasing down a total. And on Wednesday, it was Kohli's effort that helped India complete a perfect tour. Kohli, in fact, overhauled Brendon McCullum to become the batsman with highest runs in T20I chases.

Watch: Ashan Priyanjan plays reverse scoop to light up gloomy Colombo crowd Watch: Ashan Priyanjan plays reverse scoop to light up gloomy Colombo crowd

India won the match by seven wickets to complete a historic 9-0 series whitewash.

India beat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets in lone T20I, complete historic 9-0 tour whitewash India beat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets in lone T20I, complete historic 9-0 tour whitewash

India have already completed series whitewashes in the Test (3-0) and ODI (5-0) before today's match.

Watch: Dilshan Munaweera swipes bat to square leg, becomes Kuldeep Yadav's victim Watch: Dilshan Munaweera swipes bat to square leg, becomes Kuldeep Yadav's victim

Sri Lankan top-order batsman Dilshan Munaweera on Wednesday hit a brilliant fifty in debut against India in their lone T20I match in Colombo. His 53 off 29 balls helped Lanked post a good total of 170. (LIVE BLOG | SCORECARD)

SL vs IND, one-off T20I: MS Dhoni goes past Mark Boucher to record most overseas dismissals in international cricket SL vs IND, one-off T20I: MS Dhoni goes past Mark Boucher to record most overseas dismissals in international cricket

It was only on Sunday during the fifth One-Dat international match between India and Sri Lanka that Dhoni had overhauled Lankan legend Jumar Sangakkara to become the first wicketkeeper ever to affect 100 stumpings in ODIs.

Watch: Lightening quick stumping! MS Dhoni masterclass sends Angelo Mathews back Watch: Lightening quick stumping! MS Dhoni masterclass sends Angelo Mathews back

Last Sunday, Dhoni became the first ever wicket-keeper to complete 100 stumpings in ODI cricket.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar dismisses Upul Tharanga with unplayable delivery in T20I match Bhuvneshwar Kumar dismisses Upul Tharanga with unplayable delivery in T20I match

India have already won both the Test and ODI series, whitewashing the hosts 3-0 and 5-0 respectivey.