Sri Lanka tour of India, 2005/06 / Commentary

Sri Lanka in India ODI Series - 1st ODI

India v Sri Lanka

India won by 152 runs

0.1

Vaas to Sehwag, no run, good line and length, Sehwag drives

0.2

Vaas to Sehwag, 1 no ball, Sehwag defends it

0.2

Vaas to Sehwag, no run, down the leg side, Sehwag works it through the leg side

0.3

Vaas to Sehwag, no run, good length delivery, Sehwag leaves it alone

0.4

Vaas to Sehwag, no run, good length delivery, Sehwag keeps it out

0.5

Vaas to Sehwag, 1 run, line and length, Sehwag cuts

0.6

Vaas to Tendulkar, 1 wide, good length and wide of the off stump

0.6

Vaas to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length, Tendulkar defends it

End of over 1 (3 runs) India 3/0 (RR: 3.00)
SR Tendulkar    0* (1b)      WPUJC Vaas    1-0-3-0
V Sehwag    1* (6b)     

1.1

Maharoof to Sehwag, no run, good line and length, Sehwag driving

1.2

Maharoof to Sehwag, FOUR, good length delivery, Sehwag gets an edge

1.3

Maharoof to Sehwag, FOUR, down the leg side, Sehwag works it through the leg side

1.4

Maharoof to Sehwag, 1 run, line and length, Sehwag defends on the front foot

1.5

Maharoof to Tendulkar, FOUR, line and length, Tendulkar drives on the front foot

1.6

Maharoof to Tendulkar, FOUR, good length but down leg, Tendulkar hits it into the leg side

End of over 2 (17 runs) India 20/0 (RR: 10.00)
SR Tendulkar    8* (3b 2x4)      MF Maharoof    1-0-17-0
V Sehwag    10* (10b 2x4)      WPUJC Vaas    1-0-3-0

2.1

Vaas to Sehwag, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Sehwag defends it

2.2

Vaas to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar defends

2.3

Vaas to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar works it through the leg side

2.4

Vaas to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar leaves the ball

2.5

Vaas to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length, Tendulkar defends

2.6

Vaas to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length, Tendulkar defends it

End of over 3 (1 run) India 21/0 (RR: 7.00)
SR Tendulkar    8* (8b 2x4)      WPUJC Vaas    2-0-4-0
V Sehwag    11* (11b 2x4)      MF Maharoof    1-0-17-0

3.1

Fernando to Sehwag, 1 wide, good length but down leg

3.1

Fernando to Sehwag, FOUR, just short of a length, Sehwag pulls it away

3.2

Fernando to Sehwag, no run, good line and length delivery, Sehwag defends it

3.3

Fernando to Sehwag, no run, length but down leg, Sehwag hits it into the leg side

3.4

Fernando to Sehwag, no run, good length delivery, Sehwag hits it into the leg side

3.5

Fernando to Sehwag, no run, good line and length, Sehwag defends

3.6

Fernando to Sehwag, no run, good length delivery, Sehwag defends it

End of over 4 (5 runs) India 26/0 (RR: 6.50)
V Sehwag    15* (17b 3x4)      CRD Fernando    1-0-5-0
SR Tendulkar    8* (8b 2x4)      WPUJC Vaas    2-0-4-0

4.1

Vaas to Tendulkar, 1 run, length but down leg, Tendulkar hits it into the leg side

4.2

Vaas to Sehwag, 1 run, line and length, Sehwag cuts

4.3

Vaas to Tendulkar, 1 run, line and length, Tendulkar edges it

4.4

Vaas to Sehwag, no run, good length delivery, Sehwag misses the ball

4.5

Vaas to Sehwag, 1 leg bye, good length delivery, Sehwag works it through the leg side

4.6

Vaas to Tendulkar, 1 run, length ball, Tendulkar keeps it out

End of over 5 (5 runs) India 31/0 (RR: 6.20)
SR Tendulkar    11* (11b 2x4)      WPUJC Vaas    3-0-8-0
V Sehwag    16* (20b 3x4)      CRD Fernando    1-0-5-0

5.1

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, length ball, Tendulkar plays but misses the ball

5.2

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar drives on the front foot

5.3

Fernando to Tendulkar, SIX, good line and length, Tendulkar drives on the front foot

5.4

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, good length delivery, Tendulkar edges the ball

5.5

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar driving

5.6

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, good length delivery, Tendulkar plays but misses the ball

End of over 6 (6 runs) India 37/0 (RR: 6.16)
SR Tendulkar    17* (17b 2x4 1x6)      CRD Fernando    2-0-11-0
V Sehwag    16* (20b 3x4)      WPUJC Vaas    3-0-8-0

6.1

Vaas to Sehwag, no run, line and length, Sehwag keeps it out

6.2

Vaas to Sehwag, FOUR, good length delivery, Sehwag cuts on the front foot

6.3

Vaas to Sehwag, no run, good line and length delivery, Sehwag defends it

6.4

Vaas to Sehwag, no run, good length delivery, Sehwag cuts on the front foot

6.5

Vaas to Sehwag, OUT, Vaas strikes back for Sri Lanka! short of a good length delivery, angling across, Sehwag comes down the track and swings hard looking for the big one but ends up with a thick edge and that goes straight to Sangakkara behind the stumps

V Sehwag c †Sangakkara b Vaas 20 (32m 25b 4x4 0x6) SR: 80.00

surprise surprise - Irfan Pathan gets promoted up the order!

6.6

Vaas to Pathan, no run, line and length, Pathan defends

End of over 7 (4 runs) India 41/1 (RR: 5.85)
IK Pathan    0* (1b)      WPUJC Vaas    4-0-12-1
SR Tendulkar    17* (17b 2x4 1x6)      CRD Fernando    2-0-11-0

7.1

Fernando to Tendulkar, 2 runs, good length delivery, Tendulkar plays and misses the ball

7.2

Fernando to Tendulkar, FOUR, line and length, Tendulkar drives through the off side

7.3

Fernando to Tendulkar, 1 run, length ball, Tendulkar cuts it away

7.4

Fernando to Pathan, no run, line and length, Pathan pushes forward

7.5

Fernando to Pathan, no run, line and length, Pathan drives the ball through the off side

7.6

Fernando to Pathan, no run, good length delivery, Pathan drives it away

End of over 8 (7 runs) India 48/1 (RR: 6.00)
IK Pathan    0* (4b)      CRD Fernando    3-0-18-0
SR Tendulkar    24* (20b 3x4 1x6)      WPUJC Vaas    4-0-12-1

8.1

Vaas to Tendulkar, no run, length ball, Tendulkar keeps it out

8.2

Vaas to Tendulkar, 1 run, length ball, Tendulkar defends it

8.3

Vaas to Pathan, no run, length ball, Pathan keeps it out

8.4

Vaas to Pathan, (no ball) SIX, Pathan drives on the front foot

8.4

Vaas to Pathan, 1 run, length but down leg, Pathan hits it into the leg side

8.5

Vaas to Tendulkar, no run, length ball, Tendulkar defends it

8.6

Vaas to Tendulkar, 1 run, good line and length, Tendulkar cuts it

End of over 9 (10 runs) India 58/1 (RR: 6.44)
SR Tendulkar    26* (24b 3x4 1x6)      WPUJC Vaas    5-0-22-1
IK Pathan    7* (7b 1x6)      CRD Fernando    3-0-18-0

9.1

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar keeps it out

9.2

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, line and length, Tendulkar pulls it away

9.3

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, length ball, Tendulkar defends it

9.4

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length, Tendulkar defends it away

9.5

Fernando to Tendulkar, FOUR, length ball, Tendulkar drives it away

9.6

Fernando to Tendulkar, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar drives it away

End of over 10 (5 runs) India 63/1 (RR: 6.30)
SR Tendulkar    31* (30b 4x4 1x6)      CRD Fernando    4-0-23-0
IK Pathan    7* (7b 1x6)      WPUJC Vaas    5-0-22-1

10.1

Vaas to Tendulkar, no run, length ball, Tendulkar defends it away

10.2

Vaas to Tendulkar, 1 no ball, Tendulkar defends it

10.2

Vaas to Tendulkar, FOUR, good length but down leg, Tendulkar paddles it away

10.3

Vaas to Tendulkar, no run, leg side delivery, Tendulkar plays but misses the ball

10.4

Vaas to Tendulkar, FOUR, line and length, Tendulkar drives the ball through the off side

10.5

Vaas to Tendulkar, no run, line and length, Tendulkar defends it away

10.6

Vaas to Tendulkar, 2 runs, length ball, Tendulkar drives through the off side

End of over 11 (11 runs) India 74/1 (RR: 6.72)
SR Tendulkar    41* (37b 6x4 1x6)      WPUJC Vaas    6-0-33-1
IK Pathan    7* (7b 1x6)      CRD Fernando    4-0-23-0

11.1

Fernando to Pathan, 1 run, short of a length, Pathan gets an edge

11.2

Fernando to Tendulkar, 1 leg bye, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar plays and misses the ball

11.3

Fernando to Pathan, 1 run, length ball, Pathan drives the ball through the off side

11.4

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length, Tendulkar plays and misses the ball

11.5

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length, Tendulkar drives on the front foot

11.6

Fernando to Tendulkar, 1 run, good line and length, Tendulkar hits it into the leg side

End of over 12 (4 runs) India 78/1 (RR: 6.50)
SR Tendulkar    42* (41b 6x4 1x6)      CRD Fernando    5-0-26-0
IK Pathan    9* (9b 1x6)      WPUJC Vaas    6-0-33-1

12.1

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, no run, length ball, Tendulkar defends

12.2

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, Tendulkar plays a cut-shot

12.3

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, good length delivery, Pathan leaves it alone

12.4

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, good line and length delivery, Pathan plays and misses the ball

12.5

Muralitharan to Pathan, 1 run, leg side delivery, Pathan paddles it away

12.6

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, leg side delivery, Tendulkar hits it into the leg side

End of over 13 (3 runs) India 81/1 (RR: 6.23)
SR Tendulkar    44* (44b 6x4 1x6)      M Muralitharan    1-0-3-0
IK Pathan    10* (12b 1x6)      CRD Fernando    5-0-26-0

13.1

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar hits it into the leg side

13.2

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, length ball, Tendulkar drives on the front foot

13.3

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, line and length, Tendulkar cuts

13.4

Fernando to Tendulkar, 1 run, line and length, Tendulkar drives

13.5

Fernando to Pathan, no run, short of a length, Pathan plays a pull-shot

13.6

Fernando to Pathan, no run, line and length, Pathan drives through the off side, fielded by Fernando

End of over 14 (1 run) India 82/1 (RR: 5.85)
IK Pathan    10* (14b 1x6)      CRD Fernando    6-0-27-0
SR Tendulkar    45* (48b 6x4 1x6)      M Muralitharan    1-0-3-0

14.1

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, FOUR, down the leg side, Tendulkar sweeps it away

14.2

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, good length but down leg, Tendulkar hits it into the leg side

14.3

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, line and length, Pathan keeps it out

14.4

Muralitharan to Pathan, 1 run, good length but down leg, Pathan hits it on the leg side

14.5

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, no run, leg side delivery, Tendulkar plays but misses the ball

14.6

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, no run, length ball, Tendulkar misses the ball

End of over 15 (6 runs) India 88/1 (RR: 5.86)
SR Tendulkar    50* (52b 7x4 1x6)      M Muralitharan    2-0-9-0
IK Pathan    11* (16b 1x6)      CRD Fernando    6-0-27-0

15.1

Maharoof to Pathan, 1 wide, good length but down leg

15.1

Maharoof to Pathan, FOUR, good line and just short of a length, Pathan plays a pull

15.2

Maharoof to Pathan, 1 run, length but down leg, Pathan hits it on the leg side

15.3

Maharoof to Tendulkar, 1 run, good length delivery, Tendulkar edges it

15.4

Maharoof to Pathan, 1 run, good line and length, Pathan hits it on the leg side

15.5

Maharoof to Tendulkar, 2 runs, length ball, Tendulkar drives through the off side

15.6

Maharoof to Tendulkar, 1 run, good length delivery, Tendulkar gets an edge

End of over 16 (11 runs) India 99/1 (RR: 6.18)
SR Tendulkar    54* (55b 7x4 1x6)      MF Maharoof    2-0-28-0
IK Pathan    17* (19b 1x4 1x6)      M Muralitharan    2-0-9-0

16.1

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, good length delivery, Tendulkar hits it on the leg side

16.2

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, leg side delivery, Pathan hits it on the leg side

16.3

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, short ball, Pathan pulls

16.4

Muralitharan to Pathan, FOUR, good line and length, Pathan drives

16.5

Muralitharan to Pathan, 1 run, leg side delivery, Pathan hits it into the leg side

16.6

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, no run, down the leg side, Tendulkar plays and misses

End of over 17 (6 runs) India 105/1 (RR: 6.17)
SR Tendulkar    55* (57b 7x4 1x6)      M Muralitharan    3-0-15-0
IK Pathan    22* (23b 2x4 1x6)      MF Maharoof    2-0-28-0

17.1

Maharoof to Pathan, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Pathan defends on the front foot

17.2

Maharoof to Tendulkar, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, Tendulkar cuts

17.3

Maharoof to Pathan, 1 run, down the leg side, Pathan works it through the leg side

17.4

Maharoof to Tendulkar, 1 run, length but down leg, Tendulkar works it through the leg side

17.5

Maharoof to Pathan, FOUR, length ball, Pathan driving

17.6

Maharoof to Pathan, 1 run, good line and length, Pathan defends on the front foot

End of over 18 (9 runs) India 114/1 (RR: 6.33)
IK Pathan    29* (27b 3x4 1x6)      MF Maharoof    3-0-37-0
SR Tendulkar    57* (59b 7x4 1x6)      M Muralitharan    3-0-15-0

18.1

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, good line and length delivery, Pathan defends

18.2

Muralitharan to Pathan, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Pathan hits it on the leg side

18.3

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length, Tendulkar defends it

18.4

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, FOUR, good line and length, Tendulkar plays no shot

18.5

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar drives

18.6

Muralitharan to Pathan, 1 wide, length ball outside the off stump

18.6

Muralitharan to Pathan, FOUR, length but down leg, Pathan sweeps it away

End of over 19 (11 runs) India 125/1 (RR: 6.57)
IK Pathan    34* (30b 4x4 1x6)      M Muralitharan    4-0-26-0
SR Tendulkar    62* (62b 8x4 1x6)      MF Maharoof    3-0-37-0

19.1

Dilshan to Tendulkar, no run, good length delivery, Tendulkar hits it on the leg side

19.2

Dilshan to Tendulkar, 1 run, leg side delivery, Tendulkar hits it on the leg side

19.3

Dilshan to Pathan, FOUR, just short of a length, Pathan pulls it away

19.4

Dilshan to Pathan, FOUR, good line and length, Pathan drives through the on side

19.5

Dilshan to Pathan, 1 run, good length delivery, Pathan drives

19.6

Dilshan to Tendulkar, no run, line and length, Tendulkar lets it go past

End of over 20 (10 runs) India 135/1 (RR: 6.75)
SR Tendulkar    63* (65b 8x4 1x6)      TM Dilshan    1-0-10-0
IK Pathan    43* (33b 6x4 1x6)      M Muralitharan    4-0-26-0

20.1

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, line and length, Pathan plays but misses the ball

20.2

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, line and length, Pathan keeps it out

20.3

Muralitharan to Pathan, 1 run, down the leg side, Pathan sweeps the ball

20.4

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, good length delivery, Tendulkar reverse-sweeps it away

20.5

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, line and length, Pathan defends it

20.6

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, line and length, Pathan drives it away

End of over 21 (2 runs) India 137/1 (RR: 6.52)
IK Pathan    44* (38b 6x4 1x6)      M Muralitharan    5-0-28-0
SR Tendulkar    64* (66b 8x4 1x6)      TM Dilshan    1-0-10-0

21.1

Dilshan to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length, Tendulkar defends it

21.2

Dilshan to Tendulkar, 1 run, leg side delivery, Tendulkar hits it into the leg side

21.3

Dilshan to Pathan, SIX, length ball, Pathan drives on the on side

21.4

Dilshan to Pathan, no run, good line and length delivery, Pathan misses the ball

21.5

Dilshan to Pathan, 1 run, down the leg side, Pathan hits it into the leg side

21.6

Dilshan to Tendulkar, 1 run, good line and length, Tendulkar drives the ball through the off side

End of over 22 (9 runs) India 146/1 (RR: 6.63)
SR Tendulkar    66* (69b 8x4 1x6)      TM Dilshan    2-0-19-0
IK Pathan    51* (41b 6x4 2x6)      M Muralitharan    5-0-28-0

22.1

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar sweeping

22.2

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, no run, line and length, Tendulkar driving

22.3

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, leg side delivery, Tendulkar works it through the leg side

22.4

Muralitharan to Pathan, 1 run, length ball, Pathan sweeps it away

22.5

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, length ball, Tendulkar hits it into the leg side

22.6

Muralitharan to Pathan, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Pathan drives the ball through the off side

End of over 23 (4 runs) India 150/1 (RR: 6.52)
IK Pathan    53* (43b 6x4 2x6)      M Muralitharan    6-0-32-0
SR Tendulkar    68* (73b 8x4 1x6)      TM Dilshan    2-0-19-0

23.1

Chandana to Pathan, FOUR, good line and length, Pathan drives the ball through the off side

23.2

Chandana to Pathan, SIX, good line and length, Pathan drives through the off side

23.3

Chandana to Pathan, no run, down the leg side, Pathan works it through the leg side

23.4

Chandana to Pathan, no run, line and length, Pathan defends it

23.5

Chandana to Pathan, SIX, good line and length, Pathan drives through the on side

23.6

Chandana to Pathan, 1 run, down the leg side, Pathan works it through the leg side

End of over 24 (17 runs) India 167/1 (RR: 6.95)
IK Pathan    70* (49b 7x4 4x6)      UDU Chandana    1-0-17-0
SR Tendulkar    68* (73b 8x4 1x6)      M Muralitharan    6-0-32-0

24.1

Muralitharan to Pathan, 1 run, good length but down leg, Pathan sweeps the ball

24.2

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, no run, line and length, Tendulkar hits it into the leg side

24.3

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, down the leg side, Tendulkar works it through the leg side

24.4

Muralitharan to Pathan, 1 run, length ball, Pathan drives

24.5

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, leg side delivery, Tendulkar hits it into the leg side

24.6

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, good line and length, Pathan defends it away

End of over 25 (4 runs) India 171/1 (RR: 6.84)
IK Pathan    72* (52b 7x4 4x6)      M Muralitharan    7-0-36-0
SR Tendulkar    70* (76b 8x4 1x6)      UDU Chandana    1-0-17-0

25.1

Dilshan to Tendulkar, no run, line and length, Tendulkar plays but misses the ball

25.2

Dilshan to Tendulkar, SIX, line and length, Tendulkar drives on the on side

25.3

Dilshan to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar defends

25.4

Dilshan to Tendulkar, 1 run, line and length, Tendulkar hits it into the leg side

25.5

Dilshan to Pathan, no run, length ball, Pathan defends it away

25.6

Dilshan to Pathan, no run, good line and length, Pathan defends it

End of over 26 (7 runs) India 178/1 (RR: 6.84)
IK Pathan    72* (54b 7x4 4x6)      TM Dilshan    3-0-26-0
SR Tendulkar    77* (80b 8x4 2x6)      M Muralitharan    7-0-36-0

26.1

Fernando to Tendulkar, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar drives

26.2

Fernando to Pathan, 1 run, good line and length, Pathan defends

26.3

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length, Tendulkar cuts it

26.4

Fernando to Tendulkar, 1 run, good line and length, Tendulkar drives through the on side

26.5

Fernando to Pathan, 1 leg bye, down the leg side, Pathan hits it into the leg side

26.6

Fernando to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar defends on the front foot

End of over 27 (4 runs) India 182/1 (RR: 6.74)
SR Tendulkar    79* (84b 8x4 2x6)      CRD Fernando    7-0-30-0
IK Pathan    73* (56b 7x4 4x6)      TM Dilshan    3-0-26-0

27.1

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, good line and length delivery, Pathan defends it

27.2

Maharoof to Pathan, 1 leg bye, good length delivery, Pathan hits it into the leg side

27.3

Maharoof to Tendulkar, 1 run, length but down leg, Tendulkar hits it on the leg side

27.4

Maharoof to Pathan, 1 run, length ball, Pathan leaves it

27.5

Maharoof to Tendulkar, 1 run, good length delivery, Tendulkar cuts on the front foot

27.6

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, short ball, Pathan pulls

End of over 28 (4 runs) India 186/1 (RR: 6.64)
IK Pathan    74* (60b 7x4 4x6)      MF Maharoof    4-0-40-0
SR Tendulkar    81* (86b 8x4 2x6)      CRD Fernando    7-0-30-0

28.1

Fernando to Tendulkar, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Tendulkar hits it into the leg side

28.2

Fernando to Pathan, 1 run, length ball, Pathan cuts it away

28.3

Fernando to Tendulkar, 1 run, good line and length, Tendulkar hits it into the leg side

28.4

Fernando to Pathan, FOUR, just short of a length, Pathan pulls it away

28.5

Fernando to Pathan, no run, good line and length delivery, Pathan defends it

28.6

Fernando to Pathan, no run, good length delivery, Pathan hits it into the leg side

End of over 29 (7 runs) India 193/1 (RR: 6.65)
IK Pathan    79* (64b 8x4 4x6)      CRD Fernando    8-0-37-0
SR Tendulkar    83* (88b 8x4 2x6)      MF Maharoof    4-0-40-0

29.1

Maharoof to Tendulkar, FOUR, length ball, Tendulkar leaves it

29.2

Maharoof to Tendulkar, no run, good line and length, Tendulkar defends it away

29.3

Maharoof to Tendulkar, 1 run, leg side delivery, Tendulkar hits it into the leg side

29.4

Maharoof to Pathan, 1 run, good line and length, Pathan drives

29.5

Maharoof to Tendulkar, 1 run, good line and just short of a length, Tendulkar gets an edge

29.6

Maharoof to Pathan, 1 run, line and length, Pathan driving

End of over 30 (8 runs) India 201/1 (RR: 6.70)
IK Pathan    81* (66b 8x4 4x6)      MF Maharoof    5-0-48-0
SR Tendulkar    89* (92b 9x4 2x6)      CRD Fernando    8-0-37-0

30.1

Dilshan to Pathan, 1 run, length but down leg, Pathan hits it on the leg side

30.2

Dilshan to Tendulkar, 1 run, line and length, Tendulkar hits it on the leg side

30.3

Dilshan to Pathan, no run, good length delivery, Pathan defends on the front foot

30.4

Dilshan to Pathan, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Pathan plays a cut-shot

30.5

Dilshan to Tendulkar, 1 run, length but down leg, Tendulkar hits it on the leg side

30.6

Dilshan to Pathan, OUT, finally the breakthrough! tossed up outside the off stump, Pathan was looking to go over the top eyeing the cover fence, ball clips the edge and lobs up behind point, Jayawardene there makes no mistake - India two down

IK Pathan c Jayawardene b Dilshan 83 (104m 70b 8x4 4x6) SR: 118.57

End of over 31 (4 runs) India 205/2 (RR: 6.61)
     TM Dilshan    4-0-30-1
SR Tendulkar    91* (94b 9x4 2x6)      MF Maharoof    5-0-48-0

31.1

Maharoof to Tendulkar, 2 runs, line and length, Tendulkar cuts

31.2

Maharoof to Tendulkar, OUT, got'm! good length delivery outside the off stump, hint of swing, Tendulkar drives away from his body and ends up with a thick edge, Sangakkara dives full length to his right and takes a fantastic catch - end of a wonderful innings

SR Tendulkar c †Sangakkara b Maharoof 93 (149m 96b 9x4 2x6) SR: 96.87

31.3

Maharoof to Dravid, no run, length ball, Dravid drives the ball through the off side

31.4

Maharoof to Dravid, no run, line and length, Dravid drives it away

31.5

Maharoof to Dravid, 3 runs, down the leg side, Dravid hits it on the leg side

31.6

Maharoof to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good length delivery, Yuvraj Singh defends

End of over 32 (5 runs) India 210/3 (RR: 6.56)
Yuvraj Singh    0* (1b)      MF Maharoof    6-0-53-1
R Dravid    3* (3b)      TM Dilshan    4-0-30-1

32.1

Dilshan to Dravid, no run, good length delivery, Dravid driving

32.2

Dilshan to Dravid, no run, good line and length, Dravid works it through the leg side

32.3

Dilshan to Dravid, 2 runs, good line and length delivery, Dravid plays a cut-shot

32.4

Dilshan to Dravid, FOUR, good line and length, Dravid pushes it off the back foot

32.5

Dilshan to Dravid, 1 run, good line and length, Dravid drives on the on side

32.6

Dilshan to Yuvraj Singh, no run, length ball, Yuvraj Singh misses the ball

End of over 33 (7 runs) India 217/3 (RR: 6.57)
Yuvraj Singh    0* (2b)      TM Dilshan    5-0-37-1
R Dravid    10* (8b 1x4)      MF Maharoof    6-0-53-1

33.1

Maharoof to Dravid, no run, good length delivery, Dravid defends it

33.2

Maharoof to Dravid, FOUR, length but down leg, Dravid hits it into the leg side

33.3

Maharoof to Dravid, no run, good length delivery, Dravid defends on the front foot

33.4

Maharoof to Dravid, 2 runs, good line and length, Dravid cuts it

33.5

Maharoof to Dravid, no run, good line and length delivery, Dravid defends it

33.6

Maharoof to Dravid, no run, line and length, Dravid defends it

End of over 34 (6 runs) India 223/3 (RR: 6.55)
R Dravid    16* (14b 2x4)      MF Maharoof    7-0-59-1
Yuvraj Singh    0* (2b)      TM Dilshan    5-0-37-1

34.1

Chandana to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, leg side delivery, Yuvraj Singh works it through the leg side

34.2

Chandana to Dravid, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Dravid drives on the front foot

34.3

Chandana to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good length delivery, Yuvraj Singh drives on the front foot

34.4

Chandana to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, good length delivery, Yuvraj Singh hits it into the leg side

34.5

Chandana to Dravid, 1 run, line and length, Dravid drives on the front foot

34.6

Chandana to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, good length delivery, Yuvraj Singh works it through the leg side

End of over 35 (5 runs) India 228/3 (RR: 6.51)
Yuvraj Singh    3* (6b)      UDU Chandana    2-0-22-0
R Dravid    18* (16b 2x4)      MF Maharoof    7-0-59-1

35.1

Maharoof to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good line and length, Yuvraj Singh drives it away

35.2

Maharoof to Yuvraj Singh, no run, length ball, Yuvraj Singh defends it away

35.3

Maharoof to Yuvraj Singh, 2 runs, leg side delivery, Yuvraj Singh works it through the leg side

35.4

Maharoof to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR, good line and length, Yuvraj Singh drives through the on side

35.5

Maharoof to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, line and length, Yuvraj Singh cuts

35.6

Maharoof to Dravid, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Dravid drives on the on side

End of over 36 (8 runs) India 236/3 (RR: 6.55)
R Dravid    19* (17b 2x4)      MF Maharoof    8-0-67-1
Yuvraj Singh    10* (11b 1x4)      UDU Chandana    2-0-22-0

36.1

Chandana to Dravid, no run, good length delivery, Dravid plays and misses

36.2

Chandana to Dravid, no run, line and length, Dravid edges it

36.3

Chandana to Dravid, 1 run, full toss down the leg side, Dravid hits it into the leg side

36.4

Chandana to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, good line and length, Yuvraj Singh driving

36.5

Chandana to Dravid, 1 run, length ball, Dravid drives

36.6

Chandana to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, length ball, Yuvraj Singh driving

End of over 37 (4 runs) India 240/3 (RR: 6.48)
Yuvraj Singh    12* (13b 1x4)      UDU Chandana    3-0-26-0
R Dravid    21* (21b 2x4)      MF Maharoof    8-0-67-1

37.1

Muralitharan to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, length ball, Yuvraj Singh drives it away

37.2

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, line and length, Dravid works it through the leg side

37.3

Muralitharan to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good line and length delivery, Yuvraj Singh defends it

37.4

Muralitharan to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, good length delivery, Yuvraj Singh drives on the front foot

37.5

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, good length delivery, Dravid sweeps the ball

37.6

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, length ball, Dravid keeps it out

End of over 38 (4 runs) India 244/3 (RR: 6.42)
R Dravid    23* (24b 2x4)      M Muralitharan    8-0-40-0
Yuvraj Singh    14* (16b 1x4)      UDU Chandana    3-0-26-0

38.1

Dilshan to Dravid, 2 runs, good length delivery, Dravid driving

38.2

Dilshan to Dravid, no run, length ball, Dravid defends on the front foot

38.3

Dilshan to Dravid, 1 run, good line and length, Dravid works it through the leg side

38.4

Dilshan to Yuvraj Singh, no run, good line and length, Yuvraj Singh pushes forward

38.5

Dilshan to Yuvraj Singh, OUT, GONE !!! hit on the pad going for the sweep, they appeal and up goes the finger, but Yuvraj Singh un happy with decession India 4 down

Yuvraj Singh lbw b Dilshan 14 (14m 18b 1x4 0x6) SR: 77.77

38.6

Dilshan to Dhoni, no run, good line and length delivery, Dhoni defends it

End of over 39 (3 runs) India 247/4 (RR: 6.33)
MS Dhoni    0* (1b)      TM Dilshan    6-0-40-2
R Dravid    26* (27b 2x4)      M Muralitharan    8-0-40-0

39.1

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, length ball, Dravid plays and misses

39.2

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, length ball, Dravid sweeps it away

39.3

Muralitharan to Dhoni, 2 runs, length ball, Dhoni cuts it away

39.4

Muralitharan to Dhoni, no run, good line and length, Dhoni defends

39.5

Muralitharan to Dhoni, no run, good line and length, Dhoni pushes forward

39.6

Muralitharan to Dhoni, no run, good line and length, Dhoni drives

End of over 40 (3 runs) India 250/4 (RR: 6.25)
MS Dhoni    2* (5b)      M Muralitharan    9-0-43-0
R Dravid    27* (29b 2x4)      TM Dilshan    6-0-40-2

40.1

Chandana to Dravid, 1 run, good length delivery, Dravid drives on the on side

40.2

Chandana to Dhoni, no run, good line and length delivery, Dhoni defends it

40.3

Chandana to Dhoni, FOUR, line and length, Dhoni cuts

40.4

Chandana to Dhoni, 1 run, length ball, Dhoni drives on the on side

40.5

Chandana to Dravid, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Dravid works it through the leg side

40.6

Chandana to Dhoni, no run, good length delivery, Dhoni defends it away

End of over 41 (7 runs) India 257/4 (RR: 6.26)
MS Dhoni    7* (9b 1x4)      UDU Chandana    4-0-33-0
R Dravid    29* (31b 2x4)      M Muralitharan    9-0-43-0

41.1

Vaas to Dravid, 1 run, good length but down leg, Dravid hits it into the leg side

41.2

Vaas to Dhoni, no run, length ball, Dhoni defends it

41.3

Vaas to Dhoni, 1 run, line and length, Dhoni drives the ball through the off side

41.4

Vaas to Dravid, FOUR, good length but down leg, Dravid paddles it away

41.5

Vaas to Dravid, 1 run, good line and length, Dravid drives

41.6

Vaas to Dhoni, FOUR, down the leg side, Dhoni works it through the leg side

End of over 42 (11 runs) India 268/4 (RR: 6.38)
MS Dhoni    12* (12b 2x4)      WPUJC Vaas    7-0-44-1
R Dravid    35* (34b 3x4)      UDU Chandana    4-0-33-0

42.1

Chandana to Dravid, 1 run, line and length, Dravid works it through the leg side

42.2

Chandana to Dhoni, no run, good line and length, Dhoni defends it

42.3

Chandana to Dhoni, FOUR, good line and length, Dhoni driving

42.4

Chandana to Dhoni, 1 run, good length delivery, Dhoni defends it

42.5

Chandana to Dravid, 1 run, length ball, Dravid hits it into the leg side

42.6

Chandana to Dhoni, 1 run, line and length, Dhoni drives on the on side

End of over 43 (8 runs) India 276/4 (RR: 6.41)
MS Dhoni    18* (16b 3x4)      UDU Chandana    5-0-41-0
R Dravid    37* (36b 3x4)      WPUJC Vaas    7-0-44-1

43.1

Vaas to Dhoni, no run, line and length, Dhoni drives

43.2

Vaas to Dhoni, 1 run, good length delivery, Dhoni drives on the front foot

43.3

Vaas to Dravid, no run, wide outside the off stump, Dravid plays but misses the ball

43.4

Vaas to Dravid, 1 run, line and length, Dravid cuts

43.5

Vaas to Dhoni, 1 run, full down leg side, Dhoni driving

43.6

Vaas to Dravid, FOUR, good length delivery, Dravid driving

End of over 44 (7 runs) India 283/4 (RR: 6.43)
R Dravid    42* (39b 4x4)      WPUJC Vaas    8-0-51-1
MS Dhoni    20* (19b 3x4)      UDU Chandana    5-0-41-0

44.1

Muralitharan to Dhoni, 1 run, good length but wide of the off stump, Dhoni cuts on the front foot

44.2

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, good line and length, Dravid drives the ball off the back foot

44.3

Muralitharan to Dhoni, 1 run, length ball, Dhoni cuts it away

44.4

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, good line and length, Dravid defends on the front foot

44.5

Muralitharan to Dhoni, 1 run, leg side delivery, Dhoni sweeping

44.6

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, leg side delivery, Dravid works it through the leg side

End of over 45 (6 runs) India 289/4 (RR: 6.42)
R Dravid    45* (42b 4x4)      M Muralitharan    10-0-49-0
MS Dhoni    23* (22b 3x4)      WPUJC Vaas    8-0-51-1

45.1

Maharoof to Dravid, no run, good length delivery, Dravid plays and misses

45.2

Maharoof to Dravid, 1 run, good line and length, Dravid drives through the off side

45.3

Maharoof to Dhoni, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Dhoni plays a cut-shot

45.4

Maharoof to Dravid, 1 run, full toss, Dravid pulls

45.5

Maharoof to Dhoni, 1 run, good length delivery, Dhoni drives the ball through the off side

45.6

Maharoof to Dravid, 1 run, good length delivery, Dravid drives through the off side

End of over 46 (5 runs) India 294/4 (RR: 6.39)
R Dravid    48* (46b 4x4)      MF Maharoof    9-0-72-1
MS Dhoni    25* (24b 3x4)      M Muralitharan    10-0-49-0

46.1

Vaas to Dravid, 2 runs, good length but wide of the off stump, Dravid cuts

46.2

Vaas to Dravid, 1 run, length ball, Dravid drives the ball through the off side

46.3

Vaas to Dhoni, SIX, full toss, Dhoni works it through the leg side

46.4

Vaas to Dhoni, 1 run, line and length, Dhoni hits it on the leg side

46.5

Vaas to Dravid, no run, full toss down leg, Dravid defends

46.6

Vaas to Dravid, SIX, good length delivery, Dravid drives through the off side

End of over 47 (16 runs) India 310/4 (RR: 6.59)
R Dravid    57* (50b 4x4 1x6)      WPUJC Vaas    9-0-67-1
MS Dhoni    32* (26b 3x4 1x6)      MF Maharoof    9-0-72-1

47.1

Fernando to Dhoni, SIX, good length but down leg, Dhoni hits it into the leg side

47.2

Fernando to Dhoni, OUT, gone! Dhoni is outdone by a cunning change of pace, ball goes high up towards mid-off, Jayawardene moves across and takes a fantastic diving catch - Fernando gets one to his name

MS Dhoni c Jayawardene b Fernando 38 (33m 28b 3x4 2x6) SR: 135.71

47.3

Fernando to Dravid, 1 leg bye, full toss, Dravid works it through the leg side

47.4

Fernando to Agarkar, 1 run, good line and length, Agarkar cuts it

47.5

Fernando to Dravid, 1 run, OUT, another high fulltoss - Dravid swings across and ends up with an inside edge on to this pad and the ball goes wide of the diving keeper, Agarkar takes it easy going for the second run and Atapattu with the relay throw hits the stumps at the bowler's end

AB Agarkar run out 1 (3m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

47.6

Fernando to Dravid, 3 runs, good line and length delivery, Dravid drives through the off side

End of over 48 (12 runs) India 322/6 (RR: 6.70)
R Dravid    61* (53b 4x4 1x6)      CRD Fernando    9-0-48-1
Jai P Yadav    0* (0b)      WPUJC Vaas    9-0-67-1

48.1

Maharoof to Dravid, 1 run, full toss down the leg side, Dravid pulls

48.2

Maharoof to Yadav, 1 run, good length delivery, P Yadav defends it

48.3

Maharoof to Dravid, 2 runs, good line and back of a length, Dravid pulls off the back foot

48.4

Maharoof to Dravid, 1 run, length ball, Dravid drives through the on side

48.5

Maharoof to Yadav, 1 run, length ball, P Yadav driving

48.6

Maharoof to Dravid, FOUR, good line and length delivery, Dravid gets an edge

End of over 49 (10 runs) India 332/6 (RR: 6.77)
R Dravid    69* (57b 5x4 1x6)      MF Maharoof    10-0-82-1
Jai P Yadav    2* (2b)      CRD Fernando    9-0-48-1

49.1

Fernando to Yadav, 1 run, length ball, P Yadav drives the ball through the off side

49.2

Fernando to Dravid, (no ball) 2 runs, Dravid drives on the on side

49.2

Fernando to Dravid, FOUR, good length delivery, Dravid pulls off the back foot

49.3

Fernando to Dravid, 2 runs, good length delivery, Dravid works it through the leg side

49.4

Fernando to Dravid, no run, good length delivery, Dravid misses the ball

49.5

Fernando to Dravid, FOUR, good line and back of a length, Dravid pulls off the back foot

49.6

Fernando to Dravid, FOUR, good line and length, Dravid drives on the front foot

End of over 50 (18 runs) India 350/6
R Dravid    85* (63b 8x4 1x6)      CRD Fernando    10-0-66-1
Jai P Yadav    3* (3b)      MF Maharoof    10-0-82-1
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Oct 25, 2005

Chaminda Vaas' unbeaten 37 added some respectability to the Sri Lankan score, India v Sri Lanka, Videocon Cup, 1st ODI, Nagpur, October 25, 2005

Chaminda Vaas' unbeaten 37 added some respectability to the Sri Lankan score

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Oct 25, 2005

Rahul Dravid raises his bat after reaching fifty, India v Sri Lanka, Videocon Cup, 1st ODI, Nagpur, October 25, 2005

Rahul Dravid raises his bat after reaching fifty

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