Asia Cup, 2008 / Wicket commentary

Asia Cup - 9th match, Super Four

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 158 runs

27.5

Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, OUT, Caught at deep cover. It was the short of length slider and Sanath carved it to the fielder. Out for a furious 130. Legend.

ST Jayasuriya c Tamim Iqbal b Alok Kapali 130 (119m 88b 16x4 6x6) SR: 147.72

Sri Lanka 201/1   KC Sangakkara 65* (81b 7x4 1x6)   Alok Kapali 2.5-0-24-1

33.5

Alok Kapali to Jayawardene, OUT, Caught at midwicket. Mahela pulled a short delivery low but straight to Ashraful. Not a great delivery but he picks up a wicket

DPMD Jayawardene c Mohammad Ashraful b Alok Kapali 20 (19m 22b 2x4 0x6) SR: 90.90

Sri Lanka 235/2   KC Sangakkara 79* (95b 9x4 1x6)   Alok Kapali 5.5-0-40-2

35.3

Shahadat Hossain to Kapugedera, OUT, gone! line and length delivery on the stumps, Kapugedera tires to work it away on the leg side but only manages to chip it towards short midwicket. Kapali moves across quickly, drive low towards his left and takes it cleanly

CK Kapugedera c Alok Kapali b Shahadat Hossain 1 (11m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

Sri Lanka 243/3   KC Sangakkara 85* (100b 10x4 1x6)   Shahadat Hossain 5.3-1-37-1

39.6

Farhad Reza to Silva, OUT, trapped by the yorker. It swung in to crash into the left boot. The bat came down a second later. Plumb.

LPC Silva lbw b Farhad Reza 5 (23m 14b 0x4 0x6) SR: 35.71

Sri Lanka 263/4   KC Sangakkara 97* (113b 12x4 1x6)   Farhad Reza 4-1-21-1

40.6

Abdur Razzak to Sangakkara, OUT, Dilshan is run out trying to get Sangakkara the hundred. Sanga looks very disappointed. It was pushed towards midwicket, Raqibul rushes forward to under arm a direct hit at the striker's end.

TM Dilshan run out 2 (4m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

Sri Lanka 267/5   KC Sangakkara 99* (116b 12x4 1x6)   Abdur Razzak 8-0-56-0

44.3

Abdur Razzak to Sangakkara, OUT, oh he has bowled him. Sangakkara went for a pull shot but played all around it. But another ton from Mr Consistent.

KC Sangakkara b Abdur Razzak 121 (193m 128b 16x4 1x6) SR: 94.53

Sri Lanka 292/6   WPUJC Vaas 3* (9b)   Abdur Razzak 9.3-0-70-1

46.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to Thushara, OUT, super yorker. Tushara had moved towards off and was looking to swing it to the on side but the ball crashed into middle stump

T Thushara b Mashrafe Mortaza 10 (9m 9b 1x4 0x6) SR: 111.11

Sri Lanka 304/7   WPUJC Vaas 5* (12b)   Mashrafe Mortaza 8.3-0-63-1

47.3

Farhad Reza to Vaas, OUT, Vaas walked down the track, tried to ping the cowcorner but skied the lofted shot towards long-on where Raqibul stationed himself under the ball and pouched it.

WPUJC Vaas c Raqibul Hasan b Farhad Reza 7 (28m 15b 0x4 0x6) SR: 46.66

Sri Lanka 310/8   KMDN Kulasekara 4* (3b)   Farhad Reza 7.3-1-40-2
Tournament Results
India v Sri Lanka at Karachi - Jul 6, 2008
Sri Lanka won by 100 runs
Pakistan v Bangladesh at Karachi - Jul 4, 2008
Pakistan won by 10 wickets (with 182 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Karachi - Jul 3, 2008
India won by 6 wickets (with 19 balls remaining)
Pakistan v India at Karachi - Jul 2, 2008
Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 27 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Karachi - Jun 30, 2008
Sri Lanka won by 158 runs
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Jun 30, 2008

Ajantha Mendis and his team-mates are all smiles after a Bangladesh wicket, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Super Four, Asia Cup, Karachi, June 30, 2008

Ajantha Mendis and his team-mates are all smiles after a Bangladesh wicket

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Jun 30, 2008

Abdur Razzak was bowled after his attempted swipe didn't connect with the ball, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Super Four, Asia Cup, Karachi, June 30, 2008

Abdur Razzak was bowled after his attempted swipe didn't connect with the ball

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