Indian legend Sunil Gavaskar slammed Sri Lankan Malinda Pushpakumara for trying reverse sweep on Ashwin's delivery . This incident happened when Pushpakumara was on 16 runs and when he tried to reverse sweep a Ravichandran Ashwin delivery. The right hander missed the ball completely and the ball went on to rattle the woodwork. Gavaskar lashed out at him him for trying an outrageous shot. Gavaskar advised him to know his limits and first try to master the normal sweep shot before trying the reverse one. Meanwhile, Meanwhile, India defeated Sri Lanka by an innings and 53 runs in the second Test to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.