Sri Lanka tour of India, 2005/06 / Wicket commentary

Sri Lanka in India ODI Series - 1st ODI

India v Sri Lanka

India won by 152 runs

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

India 41/1   SR Tendulkar 17* (17b 2x4 1x6)   WPUJC Vaas 3.5-0-12-1

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

India 205/2   SR Tendulkar 91* (94b 9x4 2x6)   TM Dilshan 4-0-30-1

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

India 207/3   Yuvraj Singh 0* (0b)   MF Maharoof 5.2-0-50-1

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

India 247/4   R Dravid 26* (27b 2x4)   TM Dilshan 5.5-0-40-2

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

India 316/5   R Dravid 57* (50b 4x4 1x6)   CRD Fernando 8.2-0-43-1

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

India 319/6   R Dravid 58* (52b 4x4 1x6)   CRD Fernando 8.5-0-45-1
Series Results
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India won by 5 wickets (with 63 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Rajkot - Nov 9, 2005
India won by 7 wickets (with 91 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Ahmedabad - Nov 6, 2005
Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Pune - Nov 3, 2005
India won by 4 wickets (with 26 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Jaipur - Oct 31, 2005
India won by 6 wickets (with 23 balls remaining)
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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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