Amila Aponso picked career best four wickets, despite Faulkner hat-trick as SL beat Australia by 82-run, level 5-match series 1-1.
Josh Little and Lorcan Tucker have been handed a first Ireland call-up for two T20 games against Hong Kong next month.
England host Pakistan in the first game of the five-match ODI series at Rose Bowl, Southampton on Wednesday.
The first test between South Africa and New Zealand ended in a damp draw on Tuesday without a ball bowled at Kingsmead.
India lose top Test spot to Pakistan after draw against West Indies. The visitors win series 2-0.
Pakistan has become only the fifth team after Australia, England, India and South Africa to top the ICC Test rankings since these were introduced in 2003.
A wet outfield again prevented play on the fourth day of the first test between South Africa and New Zealand in what is becoming an increasing embarrassment for the hosts.
Steven Smith, James Faulkner guide Australia to 3-wicket win against Sri Lanka in 1st ODI at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo on Sunday.
The final match of the series now seems destined for a draw, with India already 2-0 up in the contest.
Slow left-arm bowler returns as Ireland name squads for InterContinental Cup clash against Hong Kong and tour of South Africa