Sri Lanka tour of India, 2005/06 / Commentary

Sri Lanka in India Test Series - 3rd Test

India v Sri Lanka

India won by 259 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

59.5

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan, good line and length, Pathan driving, no runs

59.6

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan, line and length, Pathan plays and misses the ball, no runs

India 184/6   IK Pathan 0* (2b)

60.3

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - beaten outside the off stump

60.4

Muralitharan to Pathan, FOUR, Muralitharan to Pathan - bit too full outside the off stump, Pathan gets well forward and smokes it straight back past the bowler for a wonderful boundary, clean hit

60.5

Muralitharan to Pathan, FOUR, Muralitharan to Pathan - turning across, Pathan looking to drive it away through covers ends up with a thick edge and the ball races away to the third man boundary

60.6

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

India 193/6   IK Pathan 8* (6b 2x4)

61.3

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - fuller length delivery outside the off stumpm, defended on the front-foot

61.4

Bandara to Pathan, FOUR, Bandara to Pathan - in the slot outside the off stump, Pathan opens up and lofts it well over the cover fielders

61.5

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - defended stretching well forward

61.6

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - driven off the back-foot, straight to the man at mid-off

India 198/6   IK Pathan 12* (10b 3x4)

62.3

Muralitharan to Pathan, 2 runs, Muralitharan to Pathan - doosra, the one that goes the other way, Pathan reads it well and hits it well wide of the fielder at mid-on

62.4

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

62.5

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan, line and length, Pathan pushes forward, no runs

62.6

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan, tossed up outside the off stump, defended straight to the fielder at silly mid-off

India 201/6   IK Pathan 14* (14b 3x4)

63.4

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - flighted delivery outside the off stump, defended stretching well forward

63.5

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - quicker delivery outside the off stump, defended

63.6

Bandara to Pathan, 3 runs, Bandara to Pathan - bit of width outside the off stump, Pathan drives eyeing the cover fence, ball clips the outside edge and races away to third man

India 205/6   IK Pathan 17* (17b 3x4)

64.1

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - pitched outside the leg stump and turning right across, ball keeps low and beats Pathan

64.2

Muralitharan to Pathan, FOUR, Muralitharan to Pathan - flighted delivery outside the off stump, smashed to the long-off fence - made it look easy

64.3

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

64.4

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan, line and length, Pathan blocks it, no runs

64.5

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan, length ball, Pathan blocks, no runs

64.6

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

India 209/6   IK Pathan 21* (23b 4x4)

65.4

Bandara to Pathan, FOUR, Bandara to Pathan - flighted delivery outside the off stump, lofted away to the cover fence, long chase ends in vain

65.5

Bandara to Pathan, 1 run, Bandara to Pathan - driven down to long-on

India 219/6   IK Pathan 26* (25b 5x4)

66.1

Maharoof to Pathan, 1 run, Maharoof to Pathan - good length delivery outside the off stump, Pathan drives opening the face of the bat and the ball races away to third man

India 220/6   IK Pathan 27* (26b 5x4)

67.1

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan, line and length, Pathan blocks, no runs

67.2

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan, good line and length, Pathan blocks it, no runs

67.3

Bandara to Pathan, 2 runs, Bandara to Pathan - wide outside the off stump, Pathan opens the face of the bat and runs it down to third man for a brace

67.4

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - tossed up outside the off stump, Pathan gets forward and drives it away on the leg side

67.5

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - defended outside the off stump

67.6

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan, good length delivery, Pathan pushes forward, no runs

India 226/6   IK Pathan 29* (32b 5x4)

68.2

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - left alone outside the off stump

68.3

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - short of a good length delviery on the middle and off stump line, Pathan presents the full face of the bat and the ball rolls down to mid-off

68.4

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - driven straight to Murali at mid-on

68.5

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - pitched up wide outside the off stump, Pathan goes after it but makes no contact

68.6

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - short of a good length delivery on the middle and off stump line, defended

India 227/6   IK Pathan 29* (37b 5x4)

69.5

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - tossed up outside the off stump, forced away towards cover

69.6

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - played away on the leg side

India 228/6   IK Pathan 29* (39b 5x4)

70.6

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan, good line and length, Pathan pushes forward, no runs

India 229/6   IK Pathan 29* (40b 5x4)

71.4

Dilshan to Pathan, FOUR, Dilshan to Pathan - bowled from round the stumps, tossed up outside the off stump, Pathan comes down the track and ships it away to the long-off fence, good use of the feet

71.5

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

71.6

Dilshan to Pathan, no run, Dilshan to Pathan - defended straight back to the bowler

India 234/6   IK Pathan 33* (43b 6x4)

72.3

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - left alone outside the off stump

72.4

Maharoof to Pathan, FOUR, Maharoof to Pathan - width offered outside the off stump and Pathan slashes hard at it, ball clips the edge and flies past the fielder at second slip, lucky runs

72.5

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - driven straight to the fielder at mid-off

72.6

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - inside edge and the ball races away on the leg side

India 243/6   IK Pathan 37* (47b 7x4)

73.2

Dilshan to Pathan, 1 run, Dilshan to Pathan - Pathan steps forward eyeing the midwicket fence, ball races away off the inner half of the bat

India 245/6   IK Pathan 38* (48b 7x4)

74.1

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - good length delivery, moving away from the left-hander, Pathan leaves it for the keeper

74.2

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - left alone outside the off stump

74.3

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - again left alone outside the off stump

74.4

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - good length delivery outside the off stump, ball kept a bit low and Pathan leaves it for the keeper

74.5

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - inside edge on to the pad and the ball rolls away on the off side

74.6

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - driven straight to the fielder at backward point

India 245/6   IK Pathan 38* (54b 7x4)

75.2

Dilshan to Pathan, no run, Dilshan to Pathan, good line and length, Pathan plays no shot, no runs

75.3

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

75.4

Dilshan to Pathan, no run, Dilshan to Pathan, length ball, Pathan leaves it, no runs

75.5

Dilshan to Pathan, no run, Dilshan to Pathan - left alone outside the off stump

75.6

Dilshan to Pathan, no run, Dilshan to Pathan, line and length, Pathan lets it go past, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

India 246/6   IK Pathan 38* (59b 7x4)

77.1

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - defended outside the off stump

77.2

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - pushed away on the off side

77.3

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - fuller length delivery, defended watchfully

77.4

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - forced away towards point

77.5

Muralitharan to Pathan, 1 run, Muralitharan to Pathan - turning acroos, ball kept low and Pathan defends it on the back-foot, Murali takes it easy and the ball goes past him

India 247/6   IK Pathan 39* (64b 7x4)

78.1

Malinga to Pathan, 1 bye, Malinga to Pathan - starts off with a bouncer down the leg side and Sangakkara fails to get across

78.3

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - good length delivery outside the off stump, much better than the previous two deliveries, Pathan gets forward and defends it down watchfully

78.4

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, Malinga to Pathan - bit wide outside the off stump and Pathan forces it away right into the gap between cover and point

India 250/6   IK Pathan 40* (67b 7x4)

79.1

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - starts off with a reipper, bowled from round the stumps, pitched in line and the ball went on to hit the pad, loud confident appeal for lbw turned down, probably missing leg

79.2

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - defended outside the off stump

79.3

Muralitharan to Pathan, 1 run, Muralitharan to Pathan - turned away behind square on the leg side, easy single

India 251/6   IK Pathan 41* (70b 7x4)

80.1

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - good length delivery, hint of swing, driven straight to the fielder at cover

80.2

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - fuller and outside the off stump, defended on the back-foot

80.3

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - short rising delivery, on the middle and off stump line, Pathan gets right behind the line and defends standing tall

80.4

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - bouncer on the stumps, Pathan ducks under it comfortably, fraction too high

80.5

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - slower delivery outside the off stump, ball kept low after hitting the deck and Pathan looking to drive it away is beaten all ends up

80.6

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - good length delivery, pitched close to the off stump line and shaping away late, Pathan leaves it for the keeper

India 251/6   IK Pathan 41* (76b 7x4)

81.6

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - tossed up outside the off stump, defended stretching well forward

India 254/6   IK Pathan 41* (77b 7x4)

82.4

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - another well bowled slow fulltoss, Pathan missed it completely and the ball goes through to the keeper, well bowled

82.5

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, Malinga to Pathan - pitched up on the pads, turned away behind square on the leg side, Pathan sprints across looking for the second but the fielder in the deep moves across quickly and cuts it off

India 256/6   IK Pathan 42* (79b 7x4)

83.1

Muralitharan to Pathan, 2 runs, Muralitharan to Pathan - wide outside the off stump and Pathan cuts it away through cover point

83.2

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - defended outside the off stump

83.3

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - tossed up on the stumps, defended stretching well forward

83.4

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - again defended to the leg side

83.5

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - forced away on the off side

83.6

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - excellent doosra to end the over, Pathan gets back and blocks it well

India 262/6   IK Pathan 44* (85b 7x4)

84.2

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - short of a good length delivery on the middle and off stump line, defended on the back-foot - presented the full face of the bat there

84.3

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - yorker on the stumps, Pathan digs it out

84.4

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - pitched up on the middle and leg stump line and Pathan clips it away on the leg side, diving stop by Atapattu at midwicket saves runs

84.5

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - fulltoss outside the off stump and Pathan misses out on another scoring opportunity, ends up driving it striaght to the fielder at mid-off

84.6

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - good length delivery, angled in from outside the off stump, Pathan gets behind the line and defends it well

India 263/6   IK Pathan 44* (90b 7x4)

85.2

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - defended outside the off stump

85.3

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - pitched close and turning away sharply, Pathan pushes for to defend but fails to make contact

85.4

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - defended to the leg side

85.5

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - again beaten outside the off stump, well bowled Murali

85.6

Muralitharan to Pathan, FOUR, Muralitharan to Pathan - tossed up outside the off stump, Pathan steps forward and lofts it straight back over the bowlers head, good clean hit

India 268/6   IK Pathan 48* (95b 8x4)

86.3

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - quicker delivery, turning in from outside the off stump, Pathan plays it in the air and wide of the fielder at silly point

86.4

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - defended outside the off stump

86.5

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - forced away square on the off side

86.6

Bandara to Pathan, 2 runs, Bandara to Pathan - fifty! on the pads and Pathan sweeps it away to fine leg, easy two and thats his 50, fantastic innings under pressure

India 271/6   IK Pathan 50* (99b 8x4)

87.3

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - defended outside the off stump

87.4

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan, good line and length delivery, Pathan defends on the front foot, no runs

87.5

Muralitharan to Pathan, 1 run, Muralitharan to Pathan - tossed up outside the off stump and Pathan goes after it but this time the shot is not timed well enough and the ball balloons up down to the long-off region, luckily for Pathan ball falls well short of the fielder moving in from the deep

India 273/6   IK Pathan 51* (102b 8x4)

88.1

Bandara to Pathan, FOUR, Bandara to Pathan - shot! turning in from outside the off stump, Pathan quickly gets into a good position and carves it away to the cover fence, sweetly timed shot

88.2

Bandara to Pathan, 1 run, Bandara to Pathan - driven wide of the fielder at short leg

88.4

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - defended outside the off stump

88.5

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - flighted delivery on the stumps, defended watchfully

88.6

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - forced away on the off side, end of a good over for India

India 279/6   IK Pathan 56* (107b 9x4)

89.3

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - turn and bounce, ball clips the shoulder of the bat and pops up over the fielder at first slip, Pathan lives on

89.4

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan, line and length, Pathan pushes forward, no runs

89.5

Muralitharan to Pathan, 1 run, Muralitharan to Pathan, fraction short and Pathan pulls it away through midwicket

India 281/6   IK Pathan 57* (110b 9x4)

90.1

Bandara to Pathan, 2 runs, Bandara to Pathan - bowled from round the wicket, Pathan defends, ball clips the edge and races away to third man

90.2

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - defended outside the off stump

90.3

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - defended on the back-foot

90.4

Bandara to Pathan, FOUR, Bandara to Pathan - full and down the leg side, asking to be hit and Pathan paddles it away to the vacant fine leg fence

90.5

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - defended on the front-foot, ball rolls away towards cover

90.6

Bandara to Pathan, no run, Bandara to Pathan - driven straight to the fielder at cover

India 291/6   IK Pathan 63* (116b 10x4)

92.1

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - good length delviery outside the off stump, edged to point

92.2

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, Malinga to Pathan - drifting down the leg side, played away behind square on the leg side

92.6

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - short rising delivery on the middle and off stump line, Pathan defends awkwardly and the ball falls dead on the track

India 301/6   IK Pathan 64* (119b 10x4)

94.1

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - defended to midwicket

94.2

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - bit of width outside the off stump, cut away straight to the fielder at point

94.3

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - bouncer outside the off stump, not that wide, Pathan leaves it for the keeper

94.4

Malinga to Pathan, 1 no ball, Malinga to Pathan - anothe bouncer, this one goes way over Pathans head, no-ball called for overstepping

94.4

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - good length delivery outside the outside the off stump, Pathan drives eyeing the cover fence, ball clips the inner half of the bat and rolls back to the bowler

94.5

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - another bouncer, Pathan ducks under it

94.6

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - defended back down the track

India 306/6   IK Pathan 64* (126b 10x4)

95.2

Maharoof to Pathan, 1 run, Maharoof to Pathan - cut away wide of the point fielder

India 308/6   IK Pathan 65* (127b 10x4)

96.1

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, Malinga to Pathan - short rising delivery, Pathan stands tall on the back-foot and plays Malinga on the top of the bounce, ball rolls away to the square leg region

96.4

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - short rising delivery, defended watchfully

96.5

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - bouncer on the middle and off stump line, Pathan comfortably avoids it

96.6

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - inswinging yorker, Pathan defends it well and the ball rolls away on the off side

India 319/7   IK Pathan 66* (131b 10x4)

98.1

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, Malinga to Pathan - good length delivery outside the off stump, hint of swing, Pathan stays back and drives it well wide of Murali at mid-off who moves across quickly and uses his feet to stop the ball

98.3

Malinga to Pathan, FOUR, Malinga to Pathan - short! short delivery outside the off stump, Pathan quickly gets in to a good position and pulls it away in style, ball rockets away to the midwicket fence, good clean hit

98.4

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - defended outside the off stump

98.5

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - defended on the back-foot, ball rolls away square on the off side

98.6

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, Malinga to Pathan - pulled away to deep midwicket for a single

India 326/7   IK Pathan 72* (136b 11x4)

99.1

Maharoof to Pathan, 2 runs, Maharoof to Pathan - on the pads, turned away well wide of the fielder at midwicket, runs the first run hard and comfortably comes back for the second

99.2

Maharoof to Pathan, 1 leg bye, Maharoof to Pathan - pitched outside the leg stump and hits Pathan on the pad, loud appeal for lbw turned down

99.5

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - pitched up outside the off stump, driven straight to the fielder at mid-off, a well timed shot but the placement was poor

99.6

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - driven down the track to the mid-on region, diving stop there saves runs

India 330/7   IK Pathan 74* (140b 11x4)

100.2

Malinga to Pathan, 1 no ball, Malinga to Pathan - another Malinga no-ball, once again called for overstepping - pitched up outside the off stump and Pathan drives it away towards cover

100.2

Malinga to Pathan, no run, Malinga to Pathan - short rising delivery on the stumps, Pathan picks it up late and gets hit on the shoulder, that hurts but he is not showing it

100.3

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, Malinga to Pathan - another short ball, this time Pathan gets right on top of the bounce and pulls it away to the fine leg reagion, easy single

India 333/7   IK Pathan 75* (143b 11x4)

102.1

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan, good line and length delivery, Pathan defends on the front foot, no runs

102.2

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan, good line and length, Pathan blocks, no runs

102.3

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan, good line and length, Pathan blocks, no runs

102.4

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - fraction short and well outside the off stump, Pathan cuts but fails to make contact

102.5

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - defended back to the bowler

102.6

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - pushed straight to the fielder at point

India 334/7   IK Pathan 75* (149b 11x4)

104.1

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

104.2

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan, good line and length, Pathan drives on the front foot, no runs

104.3

Muralitharan to Pathan, 2 runs, Muralitharan to Pathan, length ball, Pathan drives on the front foot, 2 runs

104.4

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan, defended outside the off stump

104.5

Muralitharan to Pathan, no run, Muralitharan to Pathan - went for the pull but missed the target, ball hits the pad and rolls away, appeal for lbw turned down

104.6

Muralitharan to Pathan, 1 run, Muralitharan to Pathan - played away to deeo midwicket

India 337/7   IK Pathan 78* (155b 11x4)

105.1

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - pitched outside the off stump and swinging away, Pathan flashes hard at it but makes no contact, needless shot that

105.2

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - pitched wide outside the off stump and swinging away further, Pathan leaves it to the keeper

105.3

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - line and length delivery, driven straight to the fielder at mid-off

105.4

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - pitched wide and swinging away further, wasted delivery

105.5

Maharoof to Pathan, FOUR, Maharoof to Pathan - Maharoof strays on to the pads and Pathan whips it away to the fine leg fence, fielder in the deep had no chance of cutting it off, excellent placement

105.6

Maharoof to Pathan, no run, Maharoof to Pathan - left alone outside the off stump

India 341/7   IK Pathan 82* (161b 12x4)

107.1

Maharoof to Pathan, OUT, Maharoof to Pathan, OUT (LBW) - oh dear! so near, yet so far! good length delivery, this one pitched in line with the leg stump and straightened, Pathan plays down the wrong line and the ball hits the pad right in front of the stumps, Maharoff rewarded from some good bolwing and once again Pathan fails to make it to three figures

IK Pathan lbw b Maharoof 82 (221m 162b 12x4 0x6) SR: 50.61

India 345/8   IK Pathan 82 (162b 12x4)
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Series Results
India v Sri Lanka at Ahmedabad - Dec 18-22, 2005
India won by 259 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Delhi - Dec 10-14, 2005
India won by 188 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Chennai - Dec 2-6, 2005
Match drawn
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Dec 22, 2005

Harbhajan Singh and Anil Kumble are elated after India's comprehensive win at Ahmedabad, India v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Ahmedabad, Fifth day, December 22, 2005

Harbhajan Singh and Anil Kumble are elated after India's comprehensive win at Ahmedabad

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Dec 22, 2005

Harbhajan Singh celebrates after bowling out Muttiah Muralitharan, India v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Ahmedabad, Fifth day, December 22, 2005

Harbhajan Singh celebrates after bowling out Muttiah Muralitharan on the final day

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