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

Welcome back, Vandort and Tharanga to open the innings. It will be Syed Rasel bowling to Vandort.

0.1

Syed Rasel to Vandort, no run, defended to the off side.

0.2

Syed Rasel to Vandort, no run, defended on the track.

0.3

Syed Rasel to Vandort, OUT, Gone! short of length pitched outside off stump, moving away, gets the edge to Mashud behind the stumps, Rasel strikes for Bangladesh.

MG Vandort c †Khaled Mashud b Syed Rasel 0 (1m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

The ball was a bit wide outside off stump.

Sangakkara is the new man in.

0.4

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, FOUR, short and wide outside off stump, cuts well to cover fence, GOOD SHOT!

0.5

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, plays it back to the bowler.

0.6

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, gets well behind it and plays to the off side.

End of over 1 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 4/1
KC Sangakkara    4* (3b 1x4)      Syed Rasel    1-0-4-1
WU Tharanga    0* (0b)     

Shahadat Hossain to share the new ball.

1.1

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, no run, down the leg side, of the pad to the leg side, excellent take by Mashud

1.2

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, no run, short of length on the stumps, jumps up a bit, of the glove to the off side.

1.3

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, (no ball) FOUR, oversteps, down the leg side, plays fine to the fence, GOOD SHOT!

1.3

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, no run, down the leg side, of the pad to Mashud behind the stumps.

1.4

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, (no ball) 1 run, oversteps again, played to the on side.

1.4

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, down the leg side, this time misses everything, ball goes to the keeper.

1.5

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, bit wide outside off stump, mistimes the cut to the off side.

1.6

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, bad line, down the leg side, Sangakkara misses the shot.

End of over 2 (7 runs) Sri Lanka 11/1
KC Sangakkara    4* (6b 1x4)      Shahadat Hossain    1-0-7-0
WU Tharanga    5* (5b 1x4)      Syed Rasel    1-0-4-1

2.1

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, good line outside off stump, left alone.

2.2

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, short of length outside off stump, keeps a bit low, moves forward and lets the ball go, does not carry to the keeper.

2.3

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, left alone outside off stump

2.4

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, short of length outside off stump, tries to force it away to the off side, mistimes it.

2.5

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, moves forward and lets the ball go outside off stump.

2.6

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, short of length outside off stump, moving away, left alone.

End of over 3 (maiden) Sri Lanka 11/1
WU Tharanga    5* (11b 1x4)      Syed Rasel    2-1-4-1
KC Sangakkara    4* (6b 1x4)      Shahadat Hossain    1-0-7-0

Three slips and a gully in place.

3.1

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

3.2

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, good tight line this, short of length, Sangakkara pushes down the track back to the bowler.

3.3

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, left alone outside off stump.

3.4

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, 1 no ball, oversteps, banged in short down the leg side.

3.4

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, good ball on the stumps, pushed back the track to mid off.

3.5

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, banged in short down the leg side, left alone.

3.6

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, 2 runs, flicked in the air in front of square leg to the deep, comes back for the second run.

End of over 4 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 14/1
KC Sangakkara    6* (13b 1x4)      Shahadat Hossain    2-0-10-0
WU Tharanga    5* (11b 1x4)      Syed Rasel    2-1-4-1

4.1

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, left alone outside off stump, moving away.

4.2

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, 2 runs, played behind square leg to the deep, comes back for the second run.

4.3

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, 2 runs, driven on the up to deep extra-cover, calls for the second run.

4.4

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, left alone outside off stump.

4.5

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, good ball pitched outside off stump, comes back in, plays forward, lets the ball go, hits the pad, loud shout, turned down by Umpire Rauf.

4.6

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, forces it back, mistimes the shot.

End of over 5 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 18/1
WU Tharanga    9* (17b 1x4)      Syed Rasel    3-1-8-1
KC Sangakkara    6* (13b 1x4)      Shahadat Hossain    2-0-10-0

5.1

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, 1 leg bye, down the leg side, of the pad to square leg, they take a leg bye.

5.2

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, no run, width outside off stump, cuts and misses.

5.3

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, no run, good ball short of length on the stumps, moves slightly away, beats the outside edge.

5.4

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, 2 runs, played to the off side, quick single taken, shy at the stumps, misses it, poor backing up, gives away a run.

5.5

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, no run, down the leg side, left alone.

5.6

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, no run, short of length, watchfully played to the on side.

End of over 6 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 21/1
WU Tharanga    11* (22b 1x4)      Shahadat Hossain    3-0-12-0
KC Sangakkara    6* (14b 1x4)      Syed Rasel    3-1-8-1

6.1

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, 1 run, worked nicely through the midwicket to the deep, takes the single.

6.2

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, moves nicely forward and defends to extra-cover.

6.3

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, FOUR, short and wide outside off stump, GOOD SHOT! cut away nicely to backward-point fence.

6.4

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, full and down the leg side, left alone.

6.5

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, short of length outside off stump, keeps a bit low, moves forward and lets it go.

6.6

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, FOUR, GOOD SHOT! short of length outside off stump, cuts well to cover fence, well timed, second boundary of the over.

End of over 7 (9 runs) Sri Lanka 30/1
WU Tharanga    19* (27b 3x4)      Syed Rasel    4-1-17-1
KC Sangakkara    7* (15b 1x4)      Shahadat Hossain    3-0-12-0

90 runs required to avoid follow on.

7.1

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, nicely in line defends to mid-on.

7.2

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, FOUR, GOOD SHOT! short of length, quickly on the back-foot punches it nicely to the cover fence, wonderful shot.

7.3

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, short of length on the stumps, plays bit upishly to backward-point.

7.4

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, short of length outside off stump, punches it well, well done by the extra-cover fielder who dives and stops it.

7.5

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, (no ball) 1 run, oversteps, pushes to the on side, quick single taken.

7.5

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, no run, short ball down the leg side, banged in short, left alone.

7.6

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, no run, short of length on the stumps, stands tall and pushes it back on the track to the bowler.

End of over 8 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 36/1
WU Tharanga    19* (29b 3x4)      Shahadat Hossain    4-0-18-0
KC Sangakkara    12* (20b 2x4)      Syed Rasel    4-1-17-1

8.1

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, 1 run, full on the pads, driven to mid-on, quick single taken, shy at the stumps, misses it.

8.2

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, 1 run, punches to the off side, quick single taken.

8.3

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, gets in line and works it nicely in front of square leg to the fielder.

8.4

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, fuller length delivery, driven to mid-on.

8.5

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, good ball on target, bit slow, defended back to the bowler.

8.6

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, 1 run, on the pads, worked to deep backward square leg for a single.

End of over 9 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 39/1
KC Sangakkara    14* (25b 2x4)      Syed Rasel    5-1-20-1
WU Tharanga    20* (30b 3x4)      Shahadat Hossain    4-0-18-0

9.1

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, good ball on target, pushes it back to the bowler.

some problems with the sight screen.

9.2

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, left alone outside off stump, bit more effort from the bowler.

9.3

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, good ball on target, pushed back to the bowler.

9.4

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, FOUR, GOOD SHOT! of the back-foot, punches it well past the diving extra-cover to the fence.

9.5

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, left alone outside the off stump.

9.6

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, good ball to end the over, tries to play to the on side, gets a leading edge to mid-off.

End of over 10 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 43/1
KC Sangakkara    18* (31b 3x4)      Shahadat Hossain    5-0-22-0
WU Tharanga    20* (30b 3x4)      Syed Rasel    5-1-20-1

10.1

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, FOUR, drifting on the pads, glances it well to fine leg fence, bad ball.

10.2

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, no run, of the pad to the on side, leg bye taken.

10.3

Syed Rasel to Tharanga, 1 leg bye, good ball, nicely behind it, defends to the off side.

10.4

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, driven to mid-on.

10.5

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, defended to covers on the front foot.

10.6

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, left alone outside off stump.

Umpires call for drinks. Welcome back after the drinks break, Sri Lanka are currently 48 for the loss of Vandort's wicket, Syed Rasel got the breakthrough for Bangladesh, ball just left the batsman, got a thick edge to Mashud, who took a good catch.

End of over 11 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 48/1
KC Sangakkara    18* (34b 3x4)      Syed Rasel    6-1-24-1
WU Tharanga    24* (33b 4x4)      Shahadat Hossain    5-0-22-0

Change in bowling, Rafique comes into the attack.

11.1

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, no run, tossed up outside off stump, comes forward and defends to the off side.

11.2

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, no run, a touch short, defended on the back-foot to the off side.

11.3

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, FOUR, 50! for Sri Lanka, tossed up, drives, gets a thickish edge, ball races to the thirdman fence.

11.4

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, 1 run, plays behind square leg for a single.

11.5

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, 1 run, comes down the track and pushed to the on side.

11.6

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, no run, pushes to mid-on.

End of over 12 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 54/1
WU Tharanga    29* (38b 5x4)      Mohammad Rafique    1-0-6-0
KC Sangakkara    19* (35b 3x4)      Syed Rasel    6-1-24-1

Syed Rasel to continue.

12.1

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, 2 runs, played in front of square leg to the deep, comes back for the second run.

12.2

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, FOUR, cracking SHOT! drives well on the up to the cover fence.

12.3

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, defends to the on side.

12.4

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, good ball pitched outside off stump, pushes to the mid-off.

12.5

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, good ball outside off stump, nicely in line pushes to mid-on.

12.6

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, good ball outside off stump, moves forward and lets the ball go.

End of over 13 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 60/1
KC Sangakkara    25* (41b 4x4)      Syed Rasel    7-1-30-1
WU Tharanga    29* (38b 5x4)      Mohammad Rafique    1-0-6-0

13.1

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, no run, tossed up outside off stump, defended to the on side.

13.2

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, no run, drifting down the leg side, plays and misses.

13.3

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, no run, defended on the track.

13.4

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, 1 run, a touch short, moves back and punches it down the ground to deep mid-on for a single.

13.5

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, comes forward and defends on the track, back to the bowler.

13.6

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, 1 run, moves back and punches it down the ground to long on for a single.

End of over 14 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 62/1
KC Sangakkara    26* (43b 4x4)      Mohammad Rafique    2-0-8-0
WU Tharanga    30* (42b 5x4)      Syed Rasel    7-1-30-1

Shahadat Hossain comes back into the attack.

14.1

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, defended back to the bowler.

14.2

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, full ball outside off stump, mistimes the drive to the off side.

14.3

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, 2 runs, short ball, Sangakkara nicely behind it pulls well along the ground to deep square leg, comes back for the second run.

14.4

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, good ball outside off stump, bit more bounce, left alone.

14.5

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, short of length, punches to extra-cover.

14.6

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, no run, down the leg side, Sangakkara plays and misses, through to the keeper.

End of over 15 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 64/1
KC Sangakkara    28* (49b 4x4)      Shahadat Hossain    6-0-24-0
WU Tharanga    30* (42b 5x4)      Mohammad Rafique    2-0-8-0

15.1

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, no run, gets behind it and defends it back to the bowler.

15.2

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, no run, quicker ball outside off stump, defends to the off side.

15.3

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, no run, good ball tossed up outside off stump, moves forward, bit quicker of the track, beats the outside edge.

15.4

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, no run, nicely forward pushes it back to the bowler.

15.5

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, no run, behind it and pushes it down the track.

15.6

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, no run, comes forward and defends to the off side.

End of over 16 (maiden) Sri Lanka 64/1
WU Tharanga    30* (48b 5x4)      Mohammad Rafique    3-1-8-0
KC Sangakkara    28* (49b 4x4)      Shahadat Hossain    6-0-24-0

16.1

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, 1 no ball, oversteps, mistimes the cut.

16.1

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, FOUR, GOOD SHOT! short ball pitched outside leg stump, quickly on the back-foot pulls well behind square leg to the fence.

16.2

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, 1 no ball, oversteps again, short of length, played to the on side.

16.2

Shahadat Hossain to Sangakkara, 1 run, good ball on target, moves forward and pushes to mid-off, quick single taken.

16.3

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, no run, down the leg side, left alone.

16.4

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, FOUR, GOOD SHOT! width outside off stump, cuts well behind point, ball races to the fence.

16.5

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, no run, down the leg side, plays and misses.

16.6

Shahadat Hossain to Tharanga, FOUR, slower ball outside off stump, moves forward and drives, gets the outside edge, ball races to thirdman fence.

End of over 17 (15 runs) Sri Lanka 79/1
WU Tharanga    38* (52b 7x4)      Shahadat Hossain    7-0-39-0
KC Sangakkara    33* (53b 5x4)      Mohammad Rafique    3-1-8-0

17.1

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, moves forward and defends to the off side.

17.2

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, pushes to mid-on.

17.3

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, a touch short, defended to the short leg.

17.4

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up, comes forward and defends to the off side.

17.5

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, plays down the track, back to the bowler.

17.6

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, 1 run, flighted ball outside off stump, comes forward and drives well to long on for a single.

End of over 18 (1 run) Sri Lanka 80/1
KC Sangakkara    34* (59b 5x4)      Mohammad Rafique    4-1-9-0
WU Tharanga    38* (52b 7x4)      Shahadat Hossain    7-0-39-0

Change in bowling, Enamul Haque comes into the attack.

18.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, 1 run

18.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Tharanga, no run, a touch short, played to short leg.

18.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Tharanga, FOUR, short once again, moves back and cuts well to thirdman fence, well played.

18.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Tharanga, no run, moves forward, a touch slower of the track, of the pad to the off side.

18.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Tharanga, no run, played back to the bowler, cramps him for room.

18.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Tharanga, no run, good ball tossed up outside off stump, of the pad to the off side, appeal turned down.

End of over 19 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 85/1
WU Tharanga    42* (57b 8x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    1-0-5-0
KC Sangakkara    35* (60b 5x4)      Mohammad Rafique    4-1-9-0

19.1

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, played to the on side

19.2

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, 1 run, comes down the track and adjusts it well and drives down the ground to long on for a single.

19.3

Mohammad Rafique to Tharanga, OUT, GONE! Rafique strikes, tossed up outside off stump, comes forward, gets the inside edge onto the pads and the ball lobs up to the short leg fielder Ashraful, who takes the catch.

WU Tharanga c Mohammad Ashraful b Mohammad Rafique 42 (93m 58b 8x4 0x6) SR: 72.41

Jayawardene comes in.

19.4

Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, no run, defended to the on side.

19.5

Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, no run, defended on the back-foot to the off side.

19.6

Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, 1 run, nicely behind it turns it around behind square leg for a single.

End of over 20 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 87/2
DPMD Jayawardene    1* (3b)      Mohammad Rafique    5-1-11-1
KC Sangakkara    36* (62b 5x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    1-0-5-0

20.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, tossed up outside off stump, defended to the off side.

20.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, good ball pitched outside off stump, comes forward and defends to the off side.

20.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, good ball on target, pushes back to the bowler.

20.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, left alone outside off stump, good turn away from the batsman.

20.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, FOUR, Beautiful SHOT! tossed up, comes forward and drives well past the extra-cover to the fence.

20.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, good ball outside off stump, defended on the track.

Final over befor lunch coming up, some more problems with the sight screen.

End of over 21 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 91/2
DPMD Jayawardene    5* (9b 1x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    2-0-9-0
KC Sangakkara    36* (62b 5x4)      Mohammad Rafique    5-1-11-1

21.1

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, defended to the on side.

21.2

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, good ball outside off stump, comes forward and defends on the track.

21.3

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, 1 run, tossed up, comes down the track and drives it down the ground to long on for a single.

21.4

Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, FOUR, SHOT! short ball outside off stump, moves back and punches it well to extra-cover fence.

21.5

Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, no run, defended to the off side.

21.6

Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, no run, defends of the back-foot to the off side.

That is lunch on day 2. Sri Lanka are currently 96 for the loss of two wickets. Rasel and Rafique are the wicket takers for Bangladesh. Please join us after the lunch break. Interesting game ahead, please stay tuned.

That is lunch on day 2. Sri Lanka are currently 96 for the loss of two wickets. Rasel and Rafique are the wicket takers for Bangladesh. Please join us after the lunch break. Interesting game ahead, please stay tuned.

That is lunch on day 2. Sri Lanka are currently 96 for the loss of two wickets. Rasel and Rafique are the wicket takers for Bangladesh. Please join us after the lunch break. Interesting game ahead, please stay tuned.

End of over 22 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 96/2
DPMD Jayawardene    9* (12b 2x4)      Mohammad Rafique    6-1-16-1
KC Sangakkara    37* (65b 5x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    2-0-9-0

Welcome back after the lunch break. Players walking out into the middle. Lot of school children to watch this match.

22.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, FOUR, a touch short outside off stump, cut well to backward-point fence.

22.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, comes forward and defends back to the bowler.

22.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, moves back and pushes to mid on.

22.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, 1 run, good flighted delivery, comes down the track and drives down the ground to long on for a single.

22.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, moves back and pushes to the off side.

22.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, good ball to end the over, good flight outside off stump, plays forward, beats the outside edge.

Rasel comes into the attack.

End of over 23 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 101/2
DPMD Jayawardene    9* (14b 2x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    3-0-14-0
KC Sangakkara    42* (69b 6x4)      Mohammad Rafique    6-1-16-1

23.1

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, played to the on side

23.2

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, 3 runs, punches to mid-on, fielder dives but cannot stop it, ball races to the deep, Enamul Haque pulls it in.

23.3

Syed Rasel to Jayawardene, FOUR, short and wide outside off stump, Jayawardene cuts it well behind point to the fence.

23.4

Syed Rasel to Jayawardene, no run, nicely behind it defends to the off side.

23.5

Syed Rasel to Jayawardene, no run, moves forward and defends well.

23.6

Syed Rasel to Jayawardene, FOUR, Well played, slightly short, Jayawardene waits for the ball and cuts late, ball races to thirdman fence.

End of over 24 (11 runs) Sri Lanka 112/2
DPMD Jayawardene    17* (18b 4x4)      Syed Rasel    8-1-41-1
KC Sangakkara    45* (71b 6x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    3-0-14-0

24.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, pushes back to the bowler.

24.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, 1 run, driven to long on for a single.

24.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, defended to the off side.

24.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, quicker delivery played to the on side.

24.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, 1 run, on the pads, played behind square leg to the deep for a single.

24.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up outside off stump, played back to the bowler.

End of over 25 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 114/2
KC Sangakkara    46* (74b 6x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    4-0-16-0
DPMD Jayawardene    18* (21b 4x4)      Syed Rasel    8-1-41-1

25.1

Syed Rasel to Jayawardene, no run, short of length on the stumps, Jayawardene drives and misses, bit more bounce.

25.2

Syed Rasel to Jayawardene, 1 run, down the leg side, played to fine leg for a single.

25.3

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, short of length, forces of the back-foot to mid-on.

25.4

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, 2 runs, short of length outside off stump, keeps a bit low, cuts well to sweeper cover, comes back for the second run.

25.5

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, good ball on target, moves forward and defends back to the bowler.

25.6

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, played back to the bowler.

End of over 26 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 117/2
KC Sangakkara    48* (78b 6x4)      Syed Rasel    9-1-44-1
DPMD Jayawardene    19* (23b 4x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    4-0-16-0

26.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, nicely behind it, defends to silly-point.

26.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, 1 run, slower of the pitch, driven to sweeper cover for a single.

26.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, 1 run, driven down the ground to long on for a single.

26.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, slower of the track, defends at his feet.

26.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, tossed up, bit more flight, pushes it back to the bowler.

26.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, flighted delivery outside off stump, moves forward and defends towards point with an open face.

End of over 27 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 119/2
DPMD Jayawardene    20* (28b 4x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    5-0-18-0
KC Sangakkara    49* (79b 6x4)      Syed Rasel    9-1-44-1

27.1

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, good length ball outside off stump, pushes to mid-off.

27.2

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, 1 run, width outside off stump, Sangakkara cuts well to sweeper cover for a single, that is 50! for Sangakkara.

27.3

Syed Rasel to Jayawardene, no run, again bit wide, this time Jayawardene mistimes the cut to the off side.

27.4

Syed Rasel to Jayawardene, 1 run, slower ball down the leg side, waits for the ball and flicks it to long leg for a single.

27.5

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, good ball outside off stump, pushes to mid-on.

27.6

Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, FOUR, GOOD SHOT! made it look simple, drives well wide of mid-on to the fence, excellent shot.

End of over 28 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 125/2
KC Sangakkara    54* (83b 7x4)      Syed Rasel    10-1-50-1
DPMD Jayawardene    21* (30b 4x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    5-0-18-0

Change in bowling, Rafique comes into the attack.

28.1

Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, 1 run, played behind square leg for a single.

28.2

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, good ball tossed up outside off stump, comes forward and defends to the off side.

28.3

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, 1 run, comes down the track and drives past the bowler to long on for a single.

28.4

Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, 1 run, a touch short, plays of the back-foot to deep point for a single.

28.5

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, 1 run, comes forward to the pitch of the ball and drives to long on for a single.

28.6

Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, no run, quicker delivery outside off stump, defends back to the bowler.

Enamul Haque switches ends.

End of over 29 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 129/2
DPMD Jayawardene    23* (33b 4x4)      Mohammad Rafique    7-1-20-1
KC Sangakkara    56* (86b 7x4)      Syed Rasel    10-1-50-1

29.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, driven to mid on on the back-foot.

29.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, comes forward and defends to the off side.

29.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, 1 run, driven to long on for a single.

29.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, SIX, GOOD SHOT! flighted delivery on the stumps, comes down the track and lofts it nicely over long on for MAXIMUM!

29.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, good come back ball tossed up outside off stump, plays forward and gets beaten.

29.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, defended to the off side.

End of over 30 (7 runs) Sri Lanka 136/2
DPMD Jayawardene    29* (36b 4x4 1x6)      Enamul Haque jnr    6-0-25-0
KC Sangakkara    57* (89b 7x4)      Mohammad Rafique    7-1-20-1

30.1

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, 2 runs, sweeps from outside off stump to deep backward square leg, comes back for the second run.

30.2

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, defended to short leg.

30.3

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, comes forward and pushes to mid-on.

30.4

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, 2 runs, good ball bit flat, sweeps, gets the top edge, ball goes up high in the air to Short fine leg, Nafees dives and fails to hold onto a good chance.

30.5

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, defended on the track.

30.6

Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, pushed to covers.

End of over 31 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 140/2
KC Sangakkara    61* (95b 7x4)      Mohammad Rafique    8-1-24-1
DPMD Jayawardene    29* (36b 4x4 1x6)      Enamul Haque jnr    6-0-25-0

31.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, no run, plays to the off side.

31.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Jayawardene, 1 run, cuts well of the back-foot to deep point.

31.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, punches to the off side.

31.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, plays a bit upishly past the short leg to midwicket.

31.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, FOUR, good footwork, comes down the track and swings it well to midwicket fence, GOOD SHOT!

31.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, FOUR, another good shot, this time sweeps well to the square leg fence.

End of over 32 (9 runs) Sri Lanka 149/2
KC Sangakkara    69* (99b 9x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    7-0-34-0
DPMD Jayawardene    30* (38b 4x4 1x6)      Mohammad Rafique    8-1-24-1

32.1

Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, no run, good ball outside off stump, defends well to the off side.

32.2

Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, OUT, GONE! Rafique strikes again, comes down the track and mistimes the drive in the air to mid-on, where Shahadat Hossain is waiting, takes the catch.

DPMD Jayawardene c Shahadat Hossain b Mohammad Rafique 30 (52m 40b 4x4 1x6) SR: 75.00

Samaraweera is the new man in.

32.3

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, defended back to the bowler.

32.4

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, good ball outside off stump, comes forward with an open face defends to point.

32.5

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, quicker delivery outside off stump, defended nicely to the off side.

32.6

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, a touch short, played back to the bowler.

End of over 33 (wicket maiden) Sri Lanka 149/3
TT Samaraweera    0* (4b)      Mohammad Rafique    9-2-24-2
KC Sangakkara    69* (99b 9x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    7-0-34-0

33.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, defends to the short leg.

33.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, nicely forward, defends to short leg.

33.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, comes forward and pushes wide of short leg to midwicket.

33.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, quicker of the pitch, Sangakkara watches and defends on the track.

33.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, good ball outside off stump, defends well to short leg.

33.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, punches it back to the bowler.

End of over 34 (maiden) Sri Lanka 149/3
KC Sangakkara    69* (105b 9x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    8-1-34-0
TT Samaraweera    0* (4b)      Mohammad Rafique    9-2-24-2

34.1

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, flat ball punches to extra-cover.

34.2

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, tossed up comes forward and drives to cover.

34.3

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, takes it on the full and drives to the off side.

34.4

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, flat delivery outside off stump, opens the face of the bat and runs it down to short thirdman.

34.5

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, tossed up outside off stump, moves forward and drives to mid-off.

34.6

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, quicker delivery outside off stump, defended to the off side.

End of over 35 (maiden) Sri Lanka 149/3
TT Samaraweera    0* (10b)      Mohammad Rafique    10-3-24-2
KC Sangakkara    69* (105b 9x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    8-1-34-0

35.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, keeps it out to the on side.

35.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, no run, moves back and punches it down to mid-on.

35.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Sangakkara, OUT, GONE! Enamul Haque strikes, Sangakkara moves forward and defends, of the glove onto the pads and the ball lobs up to short leg, Ashraful takes the catch.

KC Sangakkara c Mohammad Ashraful b Enamul Haque jnr 69 (155m 108b 9x4 0x6) SR: 63.88

Dilshan is the new man in.

35.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, no run, defends to the off side.

35.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, no run, mistimes the shot to the off side.

35.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, no run, good ball bit quicker, defends to silly-point.

End of over 36 (wicket maiden) Sri Lanka 149/4
TM Dilshan    0* (3b)      Enamul Haque jnr    9-2-34-1
TT Samaraweera    0* (10b)      Mohammad Rafique    10-3-24-2

36.1

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, good ball tossed up outside off stump, defends to the off side.

36.2

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, pushed to mid on.

36.3

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, FOUR, GOOD SHOT! moves forward and drives nicely to extra-cover fence.

36.4

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, defended to the off side.

36.5

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, 1 run, played wide of covers for a single.

36.6

Mohammad Rafique to Dilshan, 1 run, quicker delivery outside off stump, Dilshan forces to deep point for a single.

Welcome back after the drinks break, Sri Lanka are 155 for the loss of 4 wickets, in a bit of bother.

End of over 37 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 155/4
TM Dilshan    1* (4b)      Mohammad Rafique    11-3-30-2
TT Samaraweera    5* (15b 1x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    9-2-34-1

37.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, no run, flat delivery outside off stump, moves forward and defends to point.

37.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, no run, good ball tossed up outside off stump, good flighted delivery, drives, gets beaten..

37.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, no run, sweeps, of the pad and on the track.

37.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, no run, good ball quicker one outside off stump, Dilshan pads up, loud shout, turned down by Umpire Bucknor, hit outside off stump.

37.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, 1 run, cuts to sweeper cover for a single.

37.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Samaraweera, no run, good ball to end the over, tossed up outside off stump, plays and misses.

End of over 38 (1 run) Sri Lanka 156/4
TT Samaraweera    5* (16b 1x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    10-2-35-1
TM Dilshan    2* (9b)      Mohammad Rafique    11-3-30-2

38.1

Mohammad Rafique to Dilshan, 1 run, flat delivery outside off stump, cuts, of the silly-point fielder to the covers, quick single taken.

38.2

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, good flighted delivery, defends to the off side.

38.3

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, comes down the track and defends to extra-cover.

38.4

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, moves forward and defends back to the bowler.

38.5

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, driven wide of extra-cover, wonderful diving stop.

38.6

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, quicker delivery outside off stump, moves forward and defends to backward-point with an open face.

End of over 39 (1 run) Sri Lanka 157/4
TT Samaraweera    5* (21b 1x4)      Mohammad Rafique    12-3-31-2
TM Dilshan    3* (10b)      Enamul Haque jnr    10-2-35-1

39.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, FOUR, a touch short and wide, cuts nicely to cover fence, GOOD SHOT!

39.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, FOUR, GOOD SHOT! plays it inside out past the mid-off, ball races to the fence.

39.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, no run, good ball outside off stump, bit quicket, sweeps and misses.

39.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, no run, played to the off side.

39.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, 1 run, cut to deep point for a single.

39.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Samaraweera, no run, good ball to end the over, tossed up, comes forward and defends on the track.

End of over 40 (9 runs) Sri Lanka 166/4
TT Samaraweera    5* (22b 1x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    11-2-44-1
TM Dilshan    12* (15b 2x4)      Mohammad Rafique    12-3-31-2

40.1

Mohammad Rafique to Dilshan, no run, good ball tossed up outside off stump, padded up, loud shout, turned down.

40.2

Mohammad Rafique to Dilshan, no run, quicker delivery, defends to the off side.

40.3

Mohammad Rafique to Dilshan, no run, defends on the back-foot to the off side.

40.4

Mohammad Rafique to Dilshan, 1 run, a touch short, played behind square leg for a single.

40.5

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, comes down the track and of the pad to the off side.

40.6

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, quicker delivery outside off stump, defended to the off side.

End of over 41 (1 run) Sri Lanka 167/4
TT Samaraweera    5* (24b 1x4)      Mohammad Rafique    13-3-32-2
TM Dilshan    13* (19b 2x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    11-2-44-1

41.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, no run, good ball outside off stump, defends solidly to the off side.

41.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, no run, good ball on the stumps, turning away, defends well to the off side.

41.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, no run, defends watchfully to the off side.

41.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, 1 run, defends to the on side.

41.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Samaraweera, no run, driven to mid-off.

41.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Samaraweera, no run, defended to the off side.

End of over 42 (1 run) Sri Lanka 168/4
TT Samaraweera    5* (26b 1x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    12-2-45-1
TM Dilshan    14* (23b 2x4)      Mohammad Rafique    13-3-32-2

42.1

Mohammad Rafique to Dilshan, no run, arm ball, quicker one, defends to the off side.

42.2

Mohammad Rafique to Dilshan, FOUR, GOOD SHOT! driven well to cover-point fence, well played.

42.3

Mohammad Rafique to Dilshan, no run, defended to silly-point.

42.4

Mohammad Rafique to Dilshan, no run, driven back to the bowler.

42.5

Mohammad Rafique to Dilshan, no run, good ball, plays forward, gets an inside edge.

42.6

Mohammad Rafique to Dilshan, FOUR, bad ball down the leg side, sweeps well to fine leg fence.

End of over 43 (8 runs) Sri Lanka 176/4
TM Dilshan    22* (29b 4x4)      Mohammad Rafique    14-3-40-2
TT Samaraweera    5* (26b 1x4)      Enamul Haque jnr    12-2-45-1

43.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Samaraweera, no run, of the pad to the off side.

43.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Samaraweera, no run, defended on the track.

43.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Samaraweera, 1 run, played in front of square leg for a single.

43.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, no run, going down the leg side, of the pad, loud shout, turned down.

43.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, 1 no ball, oversteps, pushes to covers

43.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Dilshan, OUT, GONE! Enamul strikes again, good ball pitches on the stumps and going on, Dilshan gets down on his Knee and sweeps, misses the ball, hit on the pad in line with the stumps, loud appeal, given by Umpire Bucknor.

TM Dilshan lbw b Enamul Haque jnr 22 (33m 32b 4x4 0x6) SR: 68.75

Maharoof is the new man in.

43.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, good ball first up, tossed up outside off stump, plays and misses.

End of over 44 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 178/5
MF Maharoof    0* (1b)      Enamul Haque jnr    13-2-47-2
TT Samaraweera    6* (29b 1x4)      Mohammad Rafique    14-3-40-2

44.1

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, good ball outside off stump, defends to the off side.

44.2

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, comes down the track and defends to the off side.

44.3

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, FOUR, a touch short outside off stump, played well, cuts well to thirdman fence

44.4

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, comes down the track and drives to extra-cover.

44.5

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, sweeps and misses.

44.6

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, right behind it and defends well on the track.

End of over 45 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 182/5
TT Samaraweera    10* (35b 2x4)      Mohammad Rafique    15-3-44-2
MF Maharoof    0* (1b)      Enamul Haque jnr    13-2-47-2

45.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, defends watchfully to the on side.

45.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, good ball on the off stump, of the pad.

45.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, good ball quicker one, moves back and pushes back on the track.

45.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, moves forward and defends back to the bowler.

45.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, good ball, slower of the pitch, defends to the off side.

45.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, comes forward and defends to silly-point.

End of over 46 (maiden) Sri Lanka 182/5
MF Maharoof    0* (7b)      Enamul Haque jnr    14-3-47-2
TT Samaraweera    10* (35b 2x4)      Mohammad Rafique    15-3-44-2

46.1

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, defended to the off side.

46.2

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, tossed up outside off stump, defends to silly-point.

46.3

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, comes down the track and drives to extra-cover, slight misfield for no run.

46.4

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, played to the off side.

46.5

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, comes forward and defends to the off side.

46.6

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, good quicker delivery, defends to the off side.

End of over 47 (maiden) Sri Lanka 182/5
TT Samaraweera    10* (41b 2x4)      Mohammad Rafique    16-4-44-2
MF Maharoof    0* (7b)      Enamul Haque jnr    14-3-47-2

47.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, good ball tossed up bit slower, of the pad to silly-point, loud shout for a catch, turned down.

47.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, mistimes the shot back to the bowler.

47.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, of the pad to the on side.

47.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, cut straight to the silly-point fielder.

47.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, driven back to the bowler.

47.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, defends to the off side.

End of over 48 (maiden) Sri Lanka 182/5
MF Maharoof    0* (13b)      Enamul Haque jnr    15-4-47-2
TT Samaraweera    10* (41b 2x4)      Mohammad Rafique    16-4-44-2

48.1

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, 1 run, pushes to deep point for a single.

48.2

Mohammad Rafique to Maharoof, no run, on the middle and leg, of the pad and then on the track.

48.3

Mohammad Rafique to Maharoof, 1 no ball, oversteps, quicker delivery outside off stump, of the pad to the off side.

48.3

Mohammad Rafique to Maharoof, 1 run, a touch short and drifting on the pads, plays back and turns it around to fine leg for a single.

48.4

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, comes forward and defends.

48.5

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, comes down the track and pushes to mid-on.

48.6

Mohammad Rafique to Samaraweera, no run, played to midwicket.

End of over 49 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 185/5
TT Samaraweera    11* (45b 2x4)      Mohammad Rafique    17-4-47-2
MF Maharoof    1* (16b)      Enamul Haque jnr    15-4-47-2

49.1

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, 2 runs, played behind square leg, comes back for the second run.

49.2

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, 2 runs, played fine to fine leg, gets back for the second run.

49.3

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, played back to the bowler.

49.4

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, cuts well to extra-cover, cannot beat the fielder.

49.5

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, good ball quicker one outside off stump, comes forward and defends, hits the pad.

49.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, 1 no ball, oversteps, defends to the off side.

49.6

Enamul Haque jnr to Maharoof, no run, defended to the off side.

End of over 50 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 190/5
MF Maharoof    5* (23b)      Enamul Haque jnr    16-4-52-2
TT Samaraweera    11* (45b 2x4)      Mohammad Rafique    17-4-47-2
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