Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka, 2005 / Commentary

Bangladesh in Sri Lanka ODI Series - 1st ODI

Sri Lanka v Bangladesh

Sri Lanka won by 88 runs

0.1

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, no run, Baisya to Tharanga, good length delivery, Tharanga plays but misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Mashud

0.2

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, no run, Baisya to Tharanga, line and length, Tharanga defends, no runs, fielded by Ahmed

0.3

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, 1 run, Baisya to Tharanga, line and length, Tharanga hits it on the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Mahmud

0.5

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, no run, Baisya to Tharanga, length ball, Tharanga defends on the front foot, no runs

0.6

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, no run, Baisya to Tharanga, line and length, Tharanga lets it go past, no runs, fielded by Mashud

Sri Lanka 4/0   WU Tharanga 1* (5b)

1.2

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, Rasel to Tharanga, good line and length delivery, Tharanga leaves the ball, no runs, fielded by Mashud

1.3

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, Rasel to Tharanga, good line and length delivery, Tharanga plays and misses, no runs, fielded by Mashud

1.4

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, Rasel to Tharanga, line and length, Tharanga lets it go past, no runs, fielded by Mashud

1.5

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, 1 bye, Rasel to Tharanga, good line and length, Tharanga plays no shot, 1 bye, fielded by Bashar

Sri Lanka 6/0   WU Tharanga 1* (9b)

2.1

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, no run, Baisya to Tharanga, good line and length delivery, Tharanga works it through the leg side, no runs, fielded by Imran

2.2

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, no run, Baisya to Tharanga, good length delivery, Tharanga works it through the leg side, no runs, fielded by Imran

2.3

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, 2 runs, Baisya to Tharanga, good length but wide of the off stump, Tharanga drives the ball off the back foot, 2 runs, fielded by Imran

2.4

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, 2 runs, Baisya to Tharanga, leg side delivery, Tharanga hits it on the leg side, 2 runs, fielded by Rasel

2.5

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, 1 leg bye, Baisya to Tharanga, length but down leg, Tharanga misses the ball, 1 leg bye, fielded by Mashud

Sri Lanka 11/0   WU Tharanga 5* (14b)

3.1

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, 1 run, Rasel to Tharanga, good length but wide of the off stump, Tharanga cuts, 1 run, fielded by Imran

Sri Lanka 12/0   WU Tharanga 6* (15b)

4.1

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, 1 run, Baisya to Tharanga, length ball, Tharanga defends it, 1 run, fielded by Mahmud

4.6

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, 1 run, Baisya to Tharanga, good line and length delivery, Tharanga drives it away, no runs, fielded by Ashraful

Sri Lanka 20/0   WU Tharanga 8* (17b)

5.1

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, 1 run, Rasel to Tharanga, good line and length delivery, Tharanga gets an edge, 1 run, fielded by Nafees

5.4

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, Rasel to Tharanga, good line and length delivery, Tharanga defends on the front foot, no runs, fielded by Imran

5.5

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, Rasel to Tharanga, length ball, Tharanga leaves it, no runs, fielded by Mashud

5.6

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, Rasel to Tharanga, length ball, Tharanga defends it, no runs, fielded by Ahmed

Sri Lanka 32/0   WU Tharanga 9* (21b)

6.2

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, 3 leg byes, Baisya to Tharanga, good length but down leg, Tharanga plays and misses the ball, 3 leg byes, fielded by Rasel

6.5

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, 1 wide, (wide) Baisya to Tharanga, down the leg side, no runs, fielded by Mashud

6.5

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, FOUR, Baisya to Tharanga, length but down leg, Tharanga works it through the leg side, 4 runs

6.6

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, FOUR, Baisya to Tharanga, wide of the off stump, Tharanga drives through the off side, 4 runs

Sri Lanka 46/0   WU Tharanga 17* (24b 2x4)

7.5

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, Rasel to Tharanga, good length delivery, Tharanga defends, no runs, fielded by Rasel

7.6

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, Rasel to Tharanga, length but down leg, Tharanga defends, no runs, fielded by Rasel

Sri Lanka 51/0   WU Tharanga 17* (26b 2x4)

8.6

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, 1 wide, (wide) Baisya to Tharanga, leg side delivery, no runs, fielded by Mashud

8.6

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, FOUR, Baisya to Tharanga, wide outside the off stump, Tharanga driving, 4 runs

Sri Lanka 57/1   WU Tharanga 21* (27b 3x4)

10.1

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, FOUR, Baisya to Tharanga, line and length, Tharanga drives through the on side, 4 runs

10.2

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, 1 run, Baisya to Tharanga, line and length, Tharanga driving, 1 run, fielded by Mahmud

10.5

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, no run, Baisya to Tharanga, good line and length, Tharanga driving, no runs, fielded by Nafees

10.6

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, no run, Baisya to Tharanga, down the leg side, Tharanga hits it into the leg side, no runs, fielded by Omar

Sri Lanka 65/1   WU Tharanga 26* (31b 4x4)

11.5

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, FOUR, Rasel to Tharanga, wide outside the off stump, Tharanga cuts it away, 4 runs

11.6

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, Rasel to Tharanga, length but down leg, Tharanga hits it on the leg side, no runs, fielded by Omar

Sri Lanka 70/1   WU Tharanga 30* (33b 5x4)

12.5

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, 1 run, Rafique to Tharanga, good length delivery, Tharanga pushes forward, 1 run, fielded by Ahmed

Sri Lanka 76/1   WU Tharanga 31* (34b 5x4)

13.1

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, Rasel to Tharanga, length ball, Tharanga pushes forward, no runs, fielded by Omar

13.2

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, Rasel to Tharanga, good line and length delivery, Tharanga driving, no runs, fielded by Bashar

13.3

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, Rasel to Tharanga, wide outside the off stump, Tharanga cuts it, no runs, fielded by Ahmed

13.4

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, Rasel to Tharanga, good length delivery, Tharanga defends it, no runs, fielded by Ahmed

13.5

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, Rasel to Tharanga, good line and length, Tharanga defends on the front foot, no runs, fielded by Rasel

13.5

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, 1 run, (wide) Rasel to Tharanga, length but down leg, no runs, fielded by Mashud

13.6

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, Rasel to Tharanga, good length and wide of the off stump, Tharanga cuts it, no runs, fielded by Ahmed

Sri Lanka 77/1   WU Tharanga 31* (41b 5x4)

14.3

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, no run, Rafique to Tharanga, good line and length, Tharanga defends, no runs, fielded by Nafees

14.4

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, 1 run, Rafique to Tharanga, length ball outside the off stump, Tharanga edges it, 1 run, fielded by Bashar

Sri Lanka 79/1   WU Tharanga 32* (43b 5x4)

15.1

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, 2 runs, Rasel to Tharanga, good line and length, Tharanga works it through the leg side, 2 runs, fielded by Rasel

15.2

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, 1 run, Rasel to Tharanga, length ball outside the off stump, Tharanga pushes it off the back foot, 1 run, fielded by Ahmed

Sri Lanka 82/1   WU Tharanga 35* (45b 5x4)

16.3

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, no run, Mahmud to Tharanga, length ball, Tharanga drives through the off side, no runs, fielded by Ahmed

16.4

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, no run, Mahmud to Tharanga, good length but down leg, Tharanga plays and misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Mashud

16.5

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, 1 run, Mahmud to Tharanga, length ball, Tharanga edges the ball, 1 run, fielded by Imran

Sri Lanka 85/1   WU Tharanga 36* (48b 5x4)

17.1

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, no run, Baisya to Tharanga, line and length, Tharanga plays and misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Mashud

17.2

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, 1 leg bye, Baisya to Tharanga, good length delivery, Tharanga plays but misses the ball, 1 leg bye, fielded by Baisya

Sri Lanka 86/1   WU Tharanga 36* (50b 5x4)

18.1

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, no run, Mahmud to Tharanga, good line and length, Tharanga defends, no runs, fielded by Omar

18.2

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, 1 run, Mahmud to Tharanga, line and length, Tharanga drives on the front foot, 1 run, fielded by Bashar

Sri Lanka 87/1   WU Tharanga 37* (52b 5x4)

19.2

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, no run, Baisya to Tharanga, no runs, driven down the ground, Thranga calls for single and Atapattu not responding that one, Thranga half the way and rush back

19.3

Tapash Baisya to Tharanga, 1 run, Baisya to Tharanga, good line and length delivery, Tharanga edges it, 1 run, fielded by Mahmud

Sri Lanka 94/1   WU Tharanga 38* (54b 5x4)

20.1

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, no run, Mahmud to Tharanga, down the leg side, Tharanga drives on the on side, no runs, fielded by Omar

20.2

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, no run, Mahmud to Tharanga, good length but down leg, Tharanga drives it away, no runs, fielded by Omar

20.3

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, no run, Mahmud to Tharanga, good length and wide of the off stump, Tharanga drives through the off side, no runs, fielded by Nafees

20.4

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, 2 runs, Mahmud to Tharanga, leg side delivery, Tharanga drives on the front foot, 2 runs, fielded by Rasel

20.5

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, no run, Mahmud to Tharanga, line and length, Tharanga misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Mashud

20.6

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, 1 run, Mahmud to Tharanga, good length delivery, Tharanga drives on the front foot, 1 run, fielded by Rasel

Sri Lanka 99/1   WU Tharanga 41* (60b 5x4)

21.1

Aftab Ahmed to Tharanga, no run, Ahmed to Tharanga, length ball outside the off stump, Tharanga drives, no runs, fielded by Nafees

21.2

Aftab Ahmed to Tharanga, FOUR, Ahmed to Tharanga, length ball outside the off stump, Tharanga drives, 4 runs

21.3

Aftab Ahmed to Tharanga, 1 run, Ahmed to Tharanga, good length but wide of the off stump, Tharanga drives the ball through the off side, 1 run, fielded by Ashraful

21.5

Aftab Ahmed to Tharanga, 1 run, Ahmed to Tharanga, length but down leg, Tharanga works it through the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Rafique

Sri Lanka 106/1   WU Tharanga 47* (64b 6x4)

22.4

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, 1 run, Mahmud to Tharanga, down the leg side, Tharanga works it through the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Omar

22.6

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, no run, Mahmud to Tharanga, length ball, Tharanga defends it, no runs, fielded by Mahmud

Sri Lanka 112/1   WU Tharanga 48* (66b 6x4)

23.5

Aftab Ahmed to Tharanga, no run, Ahmed to Tharanga, good line and length, Tharanga drives on the front foot, no runs, fielded by Bashar

23.6

Aftab Ahmed to Tharanga, 1 run, Ahmed to Tharanga, length ball, Tharanga drives it away, 1 run, fielded by Nafees

Sri Lanka 114/1   WU Tharanga 49* (68b 6x4)

24.1

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, 1 run, Mahmud to Tharanga, good line and length, Tharanga drives, 1 run, fielded by Ahmed

24.3

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, FOUR, Mahmud to Tharanga, wide outside the off stump, Tharanga driving, 4 runs

24.4

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, FOUR, Mahmud to Tharanga, length ball outside the off stump, Tharanga cuts, 4 runs

24.5

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, no run, Mahmud to Tharanga, line and length, Tharanga defends it, no runs, fielded by Mahmud

24.6

Khaled Mahmud to Tharanga, no run, Mahmud to Tharanga, wide outside the off stump, Tharanga cuts it, no runs, fielded by Imran

Sri Lanka 124/1   WU Tharanga 58* (73b 8x4)

25.2

Aftab Ahmed to Tharanga, no run, Ahmed to Tharanga, leg side delivery, Tharanga drives on the front foot, no runs, fielded by Ahmed

25.3

Aftab Ahmed to Tharanga, no run, Ahmed to Tharanga, length ball outside the off stump, Tharanga gets an edge, no runs, fielded by Ashraful

25.4

Aftab Ahmed to Tharanga, no run, Ahmed to Tharanga, good line and length delivery, Tharanga drives on the front foot, no runs, fielded by Bashar

25.5

Aftab Ahmed to Tharanga, 1 run, Ahmed to Tharanga, good length and wide of the off stump, Tharanga drives off the back foot, 1 run, fielded by Bashar

Sri Lanka 126/1   WU Tharanga 59* (77b 8x4)

26.1

Manjural Islam Rana to Tharanga, no run, Islam Rana to Tharanga, good line and length, Tharanga defends on the front foot, no runs, fielded by Imran

26.2

Manjural Islam Rana to Tharanga, no run, Islam Rana to Tharanga, good line and length delivery, Tharanga hits it on the leg side, no runs, fielded by Ashraful

26.3

Manjural Islam Rana to Tharanga, 1 run, Islam Rana to Tharanga, line and length, Tharanga drives it away, 1 run, fielded by Imran

Sri Lanka 127/1   WU Tharanga 60* (80b 8x4)

27.1

Aftab Ahmed to Tharanga, OUT, Ahmed to Tharanga, OUT, bowled'm! looks to drive across the line and gets beaten by a long way

WU Tharanga b Aftab Ahmed 60 (115m 80b 8x4 0x6) SR: 75.00

Sri Lanka 127/2   WU Tharanga 60 (81b 8x4)
Series Results
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS) - Sep 4, 2005
Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets (with 148 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS) - Sep 2, 2005
Sri Lanka won by 75 runs
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (SSC) - Aug 31, 2005
Sri Lanka won by 88 runs
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Photos

Aug 31, 2005

Shariar Nafees swings one to the on side during his innings of 39, Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo, August 31, 2005

Shariar Nafees swings one to the on side

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Aug 31, 2005

Javed Omar watchfully plays the ball to midwicket, Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo, August 31, 2005

Javed Omar watchfully plays the ball to midwicket

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