"It didn't matter if we were playing against a side that has played 60 Tests each - if we are mentally more prepared than them then we are in a better position to win.So we decided to put our heads in that zone where experience didn't matter much for us.
We just needed to change our mindset." Mental preparation was key to standing upto challenges, according to the captain.
The hosts' team bus was subject of angry reaction from fans at Dambulla after the heavy defeat in the first ODI.
Kohli spoke about how India managed the transition phase after many of their own greats retired. But look it is difficult for any team going through transition.
The Bohras who follow an Indian leader called Syedna also practice it very strictly. The All Ceylon Jamiyathul Ulama (ACJU) which is the Supreme Council of Muslims of Sri Lanka has declared female circumcision obligatory in a fatwa in Tamil பெண்களுக்கு கத்னா செய்தல் (Pengalukku Khatna Seydal) and are very strict about it.
I also heard that the Bohra leader Syedna has said it must be done.