India Test skipper Virat Kohli has moved up to his career-best third spot in the latest ICC Test Rankings.
India take an unassailable 2-0 lead over England as they win the third Test at Mohali by 8 wickets.
New Zealand took nine wickets in a dramatic final session to seal a 2-0 series whitewash as with 138-run win.
Selectors name unchanged squad for three-Test series, which start in Brisbane on December 15.
England have called up uncapped duo Keaton Jennings and Liam Dawson to their tour of India.
Tharanga and Mendis struck half centuries as Sri Lanka beat Zimbabwe by six wickets to clinch the tri-series in Bulawayo on Sunday.
Australia pick up seven-wicket, South Africa take the series 2-1 after conceding the day-night Test to a new-look Australian side.
South Africa lead by 70 with four wickets in hand after Australia dismissed for 383.
Zimbabwe beat West Indies by five runs under the D/L method in rain-affected match to qualify for the triangular series final against Sri Lanka.
Usman Khawaja posted the most important century of his cricket career to help takes a 48-run lead against South Africa on the second day Friday of the day-night test.
Auckland Aces fast bowler Lockie Ferguson in line to make his Blackcaps debut in Australia.
Australia are playing at 0-14 trailing by 245 at the end of Day One at Adelaide Oval on Thursday.
Sri Lanka held their nerve to secure a one-run victory at Queens Sports Club on Wednesday and advance to the triangular series final.
Australia look to avoid their first ever home Test series whitewash against rampant South Africa.
Australia has announced its 14-member squad for next month's Chappell-Hadlee Trophy series against New Zealand, starting December 4.
Scotland captain Preston Mommsen has retired from international cricket to take up an "attractive opportunity in the corporate world".
Mitchell Santner missed Kiwis eight-wicket win in the series-opener against Pakistan in Christchurch.
Lightning and heavy rain caused fourth one-day international between Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka be abandoned after 13 overs.
India bowled England out for 158 to complete a 246-run win in the second Test on the fifth day in Visakhapatnam on Monday.
England were 87-2 at stump after openers added 75 off 302 balls the chase of 405 on the fourth day of the second Test against India in Visakhapatnam on Sunday.
Crisis-hit Australia included English-born opener Matt Renshaw among six changes to their revamped Test squad Sunday.
Set 105 to win after bowling Pakistan out for 171 in their second innings, home side wraps up eight-wicket win inside eight playing sessions.
Zimbabwe seamer Donald Tiripano bowled a superb final over to help his side earn a dramatic tie in their Tri-Series one-day international against West Indies in Bulawayo on Saturday.
England were pushed further towards defeat on day three of the second Test against India in Visakhapatnam on Saturday.