Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand, 2005/06 / Wicket commentary

Sri Lanka in New Zealand ODI Series - 4th ODI

New Zealand v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 20 runs

6.4

Martin to Tharanga, OUT, Martin to Tharanga, OUT (Caught)

WU Tharanga c Fulton b Martin 11 (33m 16b 1x4 0x6) SR: 68.75

Sri Lanka 44/1   J Mubarak 26* (28b 2x4 1x6)   CS Martin 1.4-0-11-1

7.4

Bond to Mubarak, OUT, Bond to Mubarak, OUT (Caught),short delivery from Bond, and close to the
body to cut, Mubarak tries to cut it to thirdman, ball climbs on
him and he cant control it, ends up cutting straight to Martin at
the thirdman fence

J Mubarak c Martin b Bond 26 (37m 32b 4x4 1x6) SR: 81.25

Sri Lanka 49/2   KC Sangakkara 4* (2b 1x4)   SE Bond 3.4-0-15-1

24.4

Martin to Dilshan, OUT, Martin to Dilshan, OUT (Caught), short delivery outside off stump and cutting in, Dilshan goes for the cut and gets a big edge to McCullum who takes an easy catch

TM Dilshan c †McCullum b Martin 43 (71m 54b 5x4 0x6) SR: 79.62

Sri Lanka 129/3   KC Sangakkara 35* (52b 4x4)   CS Martin 5.4-0-37-2

33.1

Astle to Sangakkara, OUT, Astle to Sangakkara, OUT (Caught), pitched up on the stumps. Sangakkara flicks it away in the air straight to Fulton at mid-wicket

KC Sangakkara c Fulton b Astle 58 (118m 79b 7x4 0x6) SR: 73.41

Sri Lanka 178/4   MS Atapattu 22* (26b 2x4)   NJ Astle 0.1-0-0-1

44.2

Martin to Jayawardene, OUT, Vettori to Jayawardene, OUT (Caught), length ball around the off stump, Jayawardene makes room and tries to loft over cover but straight to Astle at cover who takes a simple catch

DPMD Jayawardene c Astle b Martin 30 (35m 41b 2x4 0x6) SR: 73.17

Sri Lanka 233/5   MS Atapattu 46* (52b 4x4)   CS Martin 8.2-0-49-3

49.1

Bond to Atapattu, OUT, Bond to Atapattu, OUT (Bowled), good length ball on the off stump and cutting in, Atapattu charges down the track and tries to loft over cover, misses it completely and ball uproots the middle stump

MS Atapattu b Bond 69 (101m 68b 6x4 0x6) SR: 101.47

Sri Lanka 272/6   RP Arnold 15* (14b 1x4)   SE Bond 9.1-1-52-2
Series Results
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Napier - Jan 8, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 20 runs
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Wellington - Jan 6, 2006
New Zealand won by 21 runs
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch - Jan 3, 2006
New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Queenstown - Dec 31, 2005
New Zealand won by 7 wickets (with 76 balls remaining)
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Photos

Jan 8, 2006

Stephen Fleming holds aloft the trophy following a comprehensive series win over Sri Lanka, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 5h ODI, Napier, January 8, 2006

Stephen Fleming holds aloft the trophy following a comprehensive series win

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Jan 8, 2006

The New Zealand team pose with the trophy following their 4-1 series win over Sri Lanka, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 5h ODI, Napier, January 8, 2006

The New Zealand team pose with the trophy following their 4-1 series win over Sri Lanka

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