West Indies tour of Sri Lanka, 2005 / Commentary

West Indies in Sri Lanka Test Series - 1st Test

Sri Lanka v West Indies

Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

54.1

Herath to Banks, FOUR

54.2

Herath to Banks, no run

54.3

Herath to Banks, no run

54.4

Herath to Banks, no run

54.5

Herath to Banks, no run

54.6

Herath to Banks, no run

West Indies 209/6   OAC Banks 4* (6b 1x4)

55.2

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

55.3

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

55.4

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

55.5

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

55.6

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

West Indies 212/6   OAC Banks 4* (11b 1x4)

57.1

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

57.2

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

57.3

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

57.4

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

57.5

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

57.6

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

West Indies 212/6   OAC Banks 4* (17b 1x4)

58.4

Malinga to Banks, no run

58.5

Malinga to Banks, no run

58.6

Malinga to Banks, no run

West Indies 213/6   OAC Banks 4* (20b 1x4)

60.1

Malinga to Banks, no run

60.2

Malinga to Banks, no run

60.3

Malinga to Banks, no run

60.4

Malinga to Banks, 1 no ball

60.4

Malinga to Banks, no run

60.5

Malinga to Banks, no run

60.6

Malinga to Banks, no run

West Indies 214/6   OAC Banks 4* (27b 1x4)

62.1

Malinga to Banks, no run

62.2

Malinga to Banks, no run

62.3

Malinga to Banks, no run

62.4

Malinga to Banks, 1 no ball

62.4

Malinga to Banks, FOUR

62.5

Malinga to Banks, 1 no ball

62.5

Malinga to Banks, 4 leg byes

62.6

Malinga to Banks, no run

West Indies 224/6   OAC Banks 8* (35b 2x4)

63.2

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

63.3

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

63.4

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

63.5

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

63.6

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

West Indies 225/6   OAC Banks 8* (40b 2x4)

65.1

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

65.2

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

65.3

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

65.4

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

65.5

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

65.6

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

West Indies 225/6   OAC Banks 8* (46b 2x4)

68.1

Jayasuriya to Banks, no run

68.2

Jayasuriya to Banks, no run

68.3

Jayasuriya to Banks, no run

68.4

Jayasuriya to Banks, FOUR

68.5

Jayasuriya to Banks, no run

68.6

Jayasuriya to Banks, no run

West Indies 232/6   OAC Banks 12* (52b 3x4)

69.4

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

69.5

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

69.6

Muralitharan to Banks, 1 run

West Indies 234/6   OAC Banks 13* (55b 3x4)

70.1

Jayasuriya to Banks, 2 runs

70.2

Jayasuriya to Banks, no run

70.3

Jayasuriya to Banks, 1 run

70.6

Jayasuriya to Banks, 1 run

West Indies 239/6   OAC Banks 17* (59b 3x4)

71.1

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

71.2

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

71.3

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

71.4

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

71.5

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

71.6

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

West Indies 239/6   OAC Banks 17* (65b 3x4)

72.4

Jayasuriya to Banks, no run

72.5

Jayasuriya to Banks, no run

72.6

Jayasuriya to Banks, FOUR

West Indies 244/6   OAC Banks 21* (68b 4x4)

73.3

Vaas to Banks, no run

73.4

Vaas to Banks, no run

73.5

Vaas to Banks, no run

73.6

Vaas to Banks, no run

West Indies 245/6   OAC Banks 21* (72b 4x4)

75.1

Vaas to Banks, no run

75.2

Vaas to Banks, no run

75.3

Vaas to Banks, 2 runs

75.4

Vaas to Banks, no run

75.5

Vaas to Banks, no run

75.6

Vaas to Banks, 1 run

West Indies 252/6   OAC Banks 24* (78b 4x4)

76.1

Herath to Banks, no run

76.2

Herath to Banks, no run

76.3

Herath to Banks, 1 run

West Indies 253/6   OAC Banks 25* (81b 4x4)

77.1

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

77.2

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

77.3

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

77.4

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

77.5

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

77.6

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

West Indies 255/6   OAC Banks 25* (87b 4x4)

78.2

Herath to Banks, no run

78.3

Herath to Banks, 2 runs

78.4

Herath to Banks, 1 run

78.6

Herath to Banks, no run

West Indies 260/6   OAC Banks 28* (91b 4x4)

80.5

Herath to Banks, no run

80.6

Herath to Banks, 2 runs

West Indies 270/6   OAC Banks 30* (93b 4x4)

81.4

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

81.5

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

81.6

Muralitharan to Banks, no run

West Indies 271/6   OAC Banks 30* (96b 4x4)

83.1

Malinga to Banks, no run

83.2

Malinga to Banks, no run

83.3

Malinga to Banks, no run

83.4

Malinga to Banks, 1 run

West Indies 272/6   OAC Banks 31* (100b 4x4)

84.1

Vaas to Banks, 1 leg bye

84.6

Vaas to Banks, no run

West Indies 276/7   OAC Banks 31* (102b 4x4)

86.1

Vaas to Banks, no run

86.2

Vaas to Banks, 1 run

West Indies 277/8   OAC Banks 32* (104b 4x4)

87.1

Malinga to Banks, OUT

OAC Banks b Malinga 32 (137m 105b 4x4 0x6) SR: 30.47

West Indies 281/9   OAC Banks 32 (105b 4x4)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
Series Results
Sri Lanka v West Indies at Kandy - Jul 22-25, 2005
Sri Lanka won by 240 runs
Sri Lanka v West Indies at Colombo (SSC) - Jul 13-16, 2005
Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets
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Photos

Jul 16, 2005

Mahela Jayawardene and Tillakaratne Dilshan return to the pavilion after Sri Lanka's six-wicket win in the first Test against West Indies, July 16, 2005

Mahela Jayawardene and Tillakaratne Dilshan are all smiles after Sri Lanka's win

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Jul 16, 2005

Tillekaratne Dilshan is all smiles after sealing victory for Sri Lanka against West Indies in the first Test, July 16, 2005

Tillekaratne Dilshan is all smiles after victory

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