Sri Lanka tour of Bangladesh, 2005/06 / Commentary

Sri Lanka in Bangladesh Test Series - 1st Test

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets

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0.1

Malinga to Javed Omar, no run, good length delivery, hint of away moment, no shot offered, good carry to the keeper

0.2

Malinga to Javed Omar, no run, lovely delivery, this one squared up Javed Omar, missed the outside edge by a whisker

0.3

Malinga to Javed Omar, no run, and again, another ripper of a delivery and Javed Omar is beaten outside the off stump

0.4

Malinga to Javed Omar, FOUR, on the middle and leg stump line, clipped away to the midwicket fence, good shot under pressure and Javed Omar is off the mark in style

0.5

Malinga to Javed Omar, OUT, first strike! short of a good length delivery, pitched close to the off stump line and swinging away, excellent line and length and Omar had no option but to play at it, edge is produced and the ball goes straight Samaraweera at first slip - Bangladesh one down

Javed Omar c Samaraweera b Malinga 4 (3m 5b 1x4 0x6) SR: 80.00

Bangladesh 4/1   Javed Omar 4 (5b 1x4)
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Series Results
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Bogra - Mar 8-11, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Chittagong - Feb 28-Mar 3, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets
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Photos

Mar 3, 2006

Sri Lanka fans celebrate victory, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Chittagong, 4th day, March 3 2006

Sri Lanka fans celebrate victory

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Mar 3, 2006

Mohammad Ashraful with the man-of-the-match trophy for his 136, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Chittagong, 4th day, March 3 2006

Mohammad Ashraful with the Man-of-the-Match trophy

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