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

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

13.1

Muralitharan to Habibul Bashar, no run, tossed up and turning in, Bashar gets forward to drive but makes no contact, ball clips the pad and rolls away on the off side

13.2

Muralitharan to Habibul Bashar, FOUR, comes down the track, gets to the pitch of the delivery and drives it away to the wide long-on fence, good positive shot that

13.3

Muralitharan to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, driven down to mid-on, quick single taken - this is good cricket from the captain

13.4

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, defended stretching well forward

13.5

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, played down safely

13.6

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, 1 run, swept away to fine leg for a single

Bangladesh 48/1   M Muralitharan 1-0-6-0

15.1

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, tossed up and turning in, ball clips the pad and pops up on the leg side, falls short of the fielder at short leg

15.2

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, padded away

15.3

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, fuller and turning in, defended on the back-foot

15.4

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, this one went the other way, the doosra and Iqbal is beaten all ends up - well bowled

15.5

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, defended on the back-foot

15.6

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, 2 runs, edged past the slip fielder, runs hard and comfortably comes back for the second

Bangladesh 53/1   M Muralitharan 2-0-8-0

17.1

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, flat delivery, pitched outside the off stump and turning in, Iqbal stays back and works it away on the leg side

17.2

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, defended on the back-foot and the ball rolls away behind square on the leg side

17.3

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, quicker delivery, Iqbal goes right back and tucks it away towards midwicket

17.4

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, tossed up and turning in, defended stretching well forward

17.5

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, short and wide outside the off stump, was there to be hit but Iqbal finds Dilshan at point - missed out there

17.6

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, defended down on the leg side

Bangladesh 55/1   M Muralitharan 3-1-8-0

19.1

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, defended outside the off stump

19.2

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, turned away on the leg side

19.3

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, off the pad and the ball pops up on the leg side, Iqbal was looking to work it away on the back-foot

19.4

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run

19.5

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, defended straight to the fielder at short leg

19.6

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, doosra, the one that turns away from the right-hander, Iqbal gets right back behind the line and defends it down on the off side

Bangladesh 55/1   M Muralitharan 4-2-8-0

21.1

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, 4 byes, drifting down the leg side, Sangakkara fails to collect it cleanly

21.2

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, turned away on the leg side

21.3

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, defended straight to the fielder at silly point

21.4

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, 2 runs, edged away to the vacant third man region

21.5

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run

21.6

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, FOUR, on the pads, Iqbal gets forward and slaps it away to the midwicket fence, well played

Bangladesh 65/1   M Muralitharan 5-2-14-0

23.1

Muralitharan to Habibul Bashar, no run, driven back down the track, Murali moves across and cuts off the single

23.2

Muralitharan to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, tossed up on the stumps, driven down to long-on

23.3

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, quicker delivery outside the off stump, driven straight back to the bowler

23.4

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, forced away towards point

23.5

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, defended stretching well forward

23.6

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, sliced away behind point

Bangladesh 69/1   M Muralitharan 6-2-15-0

25.1

Muralitharan to Habibul Bashar, no run, sharp turn, Bashar offers no shot and the ball rolls away off the pad, dead ball signalled

25.2

Muralitharan to Habibul Bashar, no run, tossed up on the stumps, Bashar goes for the sweep but makes no contact, ball hits the pad and falls dead on the track, appeal for lbw turned down

25.3

Muralitharan to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, turned away well wide of the fielder at midwicket

25.4

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, no run, defended straight back to the bowler

25.5

Muralitharan to Nafees Iqbal, 1 run, again worked away wide of the fielder at midwicket, easy single

25.6

Muralitharan to Habibul Bashar, no run, defended straight to the fielder at short leg

Bangladesh 72/1   M Muralitharan 7-2-17-0

27.1

Muralitharan to Habibul Bashar, 1 run, played down to mid-on, quick single taken

27.2

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, forced away towards gully

27.3

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, flighted delivery on the pads, swept away to the square leg fence, lovely shot

27.4

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, doosra, defended on the back-foot

27.5

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, goes for the sweep and gets hit on the pad

27.6

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, another well bowled doosra and Nafees is hit on the pad, loud appeal turned down - close call

Bangladesh 81/2   M Muralitharan 8-2-22-0

29.1

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, tossed up and turning away, turned away off the back-foot, short leg moves across and fields

29.2

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, fuller length delivery outside the off stump, Ashraful leans well forward and turns it away on the leg side for an easy single

29.3

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, line and length, Nafees defends it, fielded by Vandort

29.4

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, defended on the back-foot and the ball rolls away on the leg side

29.5

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, bit of width outside the off stump, eased away behind point for a single

29.6

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, goes for the reverse sweep and gets it away towards gully

Bangladesh 86/3   M Muralitharan 9-2-24-0

31.1

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, quicker delivery on the pads, driven straight to the fielder at short midwicket

31.2

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, slightly short and turning in, Ashraful goes right back and tucks it away behind square on the leg side, easy single

31.3

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, left alone outside the off stump

31.4

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, driven down to mid-off

31.5

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, doosra, the one that turns back into the left-hander, Nafees goes right back and defends it down carefully, well played in the end

31.6

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, off-break outside the off stump, no shot offered

Bangladesh 93/3   M Muralitharan 10-2-25-0

33.1

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, played away with the spin to the third man region

33.2

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, flat delivery, touch outside the off stump and that's defended with a straight bat

33.3

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, quicker delivery outside the off stump, Nafees drives but fails to make contact

33.4

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, defended outside the off stump, ball rolls away towards cover

33.5

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, defended

33.6

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, hit on the pad trying to defend, loud appeal for lbw turned down, missing leg

Bangladesh 97/3   M Muralitharan 11-2-26-0

35.1

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, bowled from round the stumps, defended down on the leg side

35.2

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, Nafees goes for the booming sweep and gets hit on the pad, impact was well outside the line of the off stumps and the appeal is turned down

35.3

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, off-break and Nafees is beaten outside the off stump, excellent line and length

35.4

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, hit on the pad trying to sweep, appeal turned down

35.5

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run

35.6

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run

Bangladesh 105/3   M Muralitharan 12-3-26-0

37.1

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, Murali bowls from round the stumps, Ashraful picks the Doosra and defends it to gully, opens teh face of the bat at the last moment

37.2

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, good length delivery on the pads, Ashraful glances it fine, bisecting the wicketkeeper and leg gully to near perfection, the ball races awayu to the fine-leg boundary

37.3

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run

37.4

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good length delivery, defended off the frontfoot

37.5

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good length offbreak, turning into Ashraful, comes forward and defends with pad as first line of defence, stifled appeal from the Sri Lankans

37.6

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good length delivery again, its worked away to the on-side

Bangladesh 111/3   M Muralitharan 13-3-30-0

39.1

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, big turning off-break from Murali, left alone outside off

39.2

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, good length delivery, a doosra this time, Nafees picks it well and plays it away to the square-leg region, cant get a run for that shot

39.3

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, tossed up off-break from Murali, Nafees gets under it and sweep-pulls it away in the air, to the midwicket fence

39.4

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, elegant looking shot there!! that was a good length delivery, Nafees comes forward and sends the ball crashing through the gap between cover and mid-off, the ball races away to the fence

39.5

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, 1 no ball

39.5

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, driven away in the gap between cover point and cover for a single

39.6

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, tossed up off-break, Ashraful works it away backward of square and takes a quick single, a hesitant start on that occasion, but they comfortably make it to their ends

Bangladesh 129/3   M Muralitharan 14-3-41-0

41.1

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, just a bit short on length this time, Nafees goes onto his backfoot and works it away to the mid-wicket region

41.2

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, down the leg side this time, Ashraful tries to glance it down the fine leg, doesnt make contact, the bat brushes the ground, there's a huge appeal from the Sri Lankans, but Umpire Bucknor is unmoved

41.3

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, Opens the face of the bat and runs it down to thirdman for a single

41.4

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run

41.5

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, picks the offbreak and lets it through to the wicketkeeper

41.6

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, good length delivery, turning across Nafees from leg stump, defended to the offside

Bangladesh 135/3   M Muralitharan 15-3-43-0

50.1

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, edged away behind square leg, easy single

50.2

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, tossed up and turning in, Ashraful gets well forward to the pitch of the delivery and drives it through the gap between the cover fielders, excellent shot to bring up his half-century, crowd loves it!

50.3

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, defended on the front-foot

50.4

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, pushed down the track to silly mid-on

50.5

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, reverse sweep makes perfect contact and the ball races away to the third man fence, cheeky but effective

50.6

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, eased away on the leg side

Bangladesh 168/4   M Muralitharan 16-3-53-0

55.1

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, defended outside the off stump

55.2

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, turned away to short fine leg, bit of a mix-up going for the single and in the end they decide not to go for it

55.3

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, defended

55.4

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, fuller and on the stumps, driven straight back down the track

55.5

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, edged away to the short fine leg region, fielder moves across quickly and negates the chance of a single

55.6

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, defended outside the off stump

Bangladesh 181/4   M Muralitharan 17-4-53-0

57.1

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, turning in from outside the off stump, driven straight to the fielder at mid-off

57.2

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, ball falls dead on the track after hitting the pad, Mashud was looking to work it away on the leg side

57.3

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, down the leg side, no shot offered

57.4

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, defended on the back-foot, ball rolls away on the off side

57.5

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, swept away to fine leg, easy single

57.6

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, quicker delivery down the leg side, Ashraful looking to paddle it away fails to make contact, Sangakkara moves across quickly and saves runs - that's tea on day one.

Bangladesh 191/4   M Muralitharan 18-4-54-0

59.1

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, driven down to mid-on

59.2

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, defended straight to the man at short leg

59.3

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, chipped in the air and over the bowler, ball falls well short of the fielder moving in from mid-off, lucky escape

59.4

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, tossed up and turning away, Ashraful gets well forward and drives against the break, ball beats the fielder at cover and races away to the fence, that's a classy shot

59.5

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, turned away behind square for an easy single - good cricket this from the young man

59.6

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, down the leg side

Bangladesh 198/4   M Muralitharan 19-4-60-0

61.1

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, defended on the back-foot

61.2

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, turned away on the leg side

61.3

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, pushed back to the bowler

61.4

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, defended on the back-foot, ball rolls away on the leg side

61.5

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, doosra, Mashud never picked it up - ball clips the edge and rolls away to the short third man region

61.6

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, 1 run, edged away on the leg side, easy single to end the over - Bangladesh moving along nicely here

Bangladesh 208/4   M Muralitharan 20-4-61-0

63.1

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, quicker delivery down the leg side, bowled from round the stumps, no shot offered

63.2

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, pitched close to the leg stump line and turning down the leg side, Mashud leaves it through to the keeper

63.3

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, on the stumps, defended on the front-foot

63.4

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, fuller and down the leg side, Mashud shoulders arms, ball hits the pad and rolls away behind square on the leg side

63.5

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, no run, forced away wide of the fielder at short leg

63.6

Muralitharan to Khaled Mashud, OUT, gone! bowled from round the stumps, Murali fires it in at a fuller length, Mashud moves right across his stumps and is beaten by the extra pace, ball turns in just enough to beat the bat and Mashud is trapped plumb in front of the stumps, umpire Bucknor took his time and in the end adjudicated in favour of the bowler

Khaled Mashud lbw b Muralitharan 6 (75m 50b 0x4 0x6) SR: 12.00

Bangladesh 210/5   M Muralitharan 21-5-61-1

65.1

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, no run, way down the leg side

65.2

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, no run, defended straight to the fielder at short leg

65.3

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, no run, fraction short, turned away off the back-foot to short fine leg

65.4

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, no run, defended on the back-foot

65.5

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, no run, quicker delivery on the stumps, defended on the leg side

65.6

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, no run, defended down to mid-on

Bangladesh 219/5   M Muralitharan 22-6-61-1

67.1

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, 1 run, down the leg side, Kapali stays back and forces it away well wide of the fielder at short fine leg, single brings Ashraful to the fore

67.2

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, goes for the reverse sweep and gets it down to short third man, dangerous shot

67.3

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, down the leg side, no shot offered

67.4

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 bye, quicker delivery down the leg side, Ashraful once again goes for the reverse sweep but this time makes no contact, ball hits Sangakkara's pad and rolls away on the off side

67.5

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, 1 leg bye, off the pads to the fine leg region

67.6

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, driven through cover point and that will keep him on strike

Bangladesh 227/5   M Muralitharan 23-6-63-1

69.1

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, no run, defended down on the leg side

69.2

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, no run, turned away off the pads, straight to the fielder at short fine leg

69.3

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, no run, goes on to the back-foot and defensively plays it away on the leg side

69.4

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, no run, doosra on the stumps, Kapali gets right behind the line and defends it down safely

69.5

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, no run, defended on the back-foot

69.6

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, defended stretching well forward

Bangladesh 238/5   M Muralitharan 24-7-63-1

71.1

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, no run, forced away in the air and wide of the fielder at short leg

71.2

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, 4 runs, full and drifting down the leg side, Kapali paddles it down to fine leg, overthrow gives away two extra runs

71.3

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, no run

71.4

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, FOUR, again nicely swept away to the fine leg fence, easy runs

71.5

Muralitharan to Alok Kapali, OUT, and Murali strikes back! tossed up and turning in, Kapali pushes forward to defend and ends up with a faint edge onto the pad and the ball pops up straight to Tharanga at short leg, loud appeal and up goes the finger - that was a surprisingly quick decision from umpire Bucknor

Alok Kapali c Tharanga b Muralitharan 16 (36m 25b 2x4 0x6) SR: 64.00

71.6

Muralitharan to Mohammad Rafique, no run, inside edge and the ball rolls away on the off side

Bangladesh 248/6   M Muralitharan 25-7-71-2

73.1

Muralitharan to Mohammad Rafique, no run, hit on the pad, appeal turned down

73.2

Muralitharan to Mohammad Rafique, no run, drifting down the leg side, Rafique looking to work it away on the leg side fails to make contact

73.3

Muralitharan to Mohammad Rafique, no run, defended back to the bowler

73.4

Muralitharan to Mohammad Rafique, no run, left alone outside the off stump

73.5

Muralitharan to Mohammad Rafique, no run, defended outside the off stump

73.6

Muralitharan to Mohammad Rafique, no run, doosra, Rafique is hit on the pad trying to defend, another confident appeal for lbw turned down by umpire Bucknor - worth a shout

Bangladesh 264/6   M Muralitharan 26-8-71-2

75.1

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, turned away on the leg side

75.2

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, steps forward and swings across, misses the target by miles

75.3

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, defended straight into the track

75.4

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, tossed up and turning in, Ashraful gets a good stride forward and defends it with a straight bat

75.5

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, 2 runs, width offered outside the off stump, Ashraful rocks back and cuts it away through cover point

75.6

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, turned away wide of the midwicket fielder

Bangladesh 268/6   M Muralitharan 27-8-74-2

77.1

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, defended outside the off stump

77.2

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, defended stretching well forward

77.3

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, forced back to the bowler

77.4

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, cut away off the back-foot to the third man region

77.5

Muralitharan to Mohammad Rafique, FOUR, width offered outside the off stump, Rafique leans back and thumps it away right through the narrow gap between cover and mid-off, excellent placement

77.6

Muralitharan to Mohammad Rafique, no run, no stroke offered, ball hits the pad and rolls away on the off side

Bangladesh 284/6   M Muralitharan 28-8-79-2

79.1

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, 2 runs, pushes it to wide long off and takes two runs

79.2

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, full length delivery on the stumps, sweeps it to fine leg

79.3

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, on the leg stump, tries to glance it down to fine leg, doesnt make contact, ball brushes the pad and runs away to fine-leg

79.4

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, 1 run, good length delivery outside off, Ashraful stays back and late cuts it

79.5

Muralitharan to Mohammad Rafique, no run, good length delivery, Rafique pads up to it

79.6

Muralitharan to Mohammad Rafique, 1 run, big turning off-break, Mohammad Rafique goes for the expansive off-drive, ball takes the inside edge of the bat and runs down to mid-on, enough time there for a single

Bangladesh 289/6   M Muralitharan 29-8-83-2

86.1

Muralitharan to Mohammad Ashraful, OUT, tossed up on the stumps, Ashraful quickly goes down on one knee and slogs with the break, fails to time it properly and the ball flies off the top edge to the deep midwicket region, Tharanga in the deep judges it to perfection - end of an epic innings!

Mohammad Ashraful c Tharanga b Muralitharan 136 (250m 184b 15x4 3x6) SR: 73.91

86.2

Muralitharan to Shahadat Hossain, no run, defended down to silly mid-off

86.3

Muralitharan to Shahadat Hossain, no run, pushed back down the track

86.4

Muralitharan to Shahadat Hossain, no run, swing and miss outside the off stump, too close for comfort

86.5

Muralitharan to Shahadat Hossain, 1 run, forced away well wide of the fielder at gully

86.6

Muralitharan to Syed Rasel, no run, pushed to gully

Bangladesh 309/8   M Muralitharan 30-8-84-3

88.1

Muralitharan to Syed Rasel, no run, defended on the front-foot, carefully played

88.2

Muralitharan to Syed Rasel, no run, quicker delivery outside the off stump, no shot offered

88.3

Muralitharan to Syed Rasel, no run, defended to silly point

88.4

Muralitharan to Syed Rasel, no run, defended stretching well forward, playing for stumps now

88.5

Muralitharan to Syed Rasel, 1 run, doosra, played away towards square leg

88.6

Muralitharan to Shahadat Hossain, no run, defended stretching well forward, ball rolls back to the bowler

Bangladesh 314/8   M Muralitharan 31-8-85-3

90.1

Muralitharan to Enamul Haque jnr, no run, off the pad to the on side.

90.2

Muralitharan to Enamul Haque jnr, no run, played to midwicket.

90.3

Muralitharan to Enamul Haque jnr, 1 run, played to deep midwicket for a single.

90.4

Muralitharan to Shahadat Hossain, no run, defended to the off side.

90.5

Muralitharan to Shahadat Hossain, 1 run, swings it away to the deep midwicket, Maharoof drops the catch.

90.6

Muralitharan to Enamul Haque jnr, no run, defended to the off side

Bangladesh 317/9   M Muralitharan 32-8-87-3
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Series Results
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Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets
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Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets
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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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