Sri Lanka tour of Bangladesh, 2005/06 / Commentary

Sri Lanka in Bangladesh Test Series - 2nd Test

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets

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24.6

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, good ball tossed up on the leg stump, the doosra, of the pad.

Bangladesh 85/2   Shahriar Nafees 0* (1b)

25.6

Bandara to Shahriar Nafees, no run, short ball, plays of the back foot past the short leg to midwicket.

Bangladesh 86/2   Shahriar Nafees 0* (2b)

26.2

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, 2 runs, tossed up outside off stump, drives, gets an edge past the diving slip to thirdman, comes back for the second run.

26.3

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

26.4

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, good ball comes forward and plays, just out of the reach of short leg.

26.5

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, defended to the off side.

26.6

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, 2 byes, a touch short down the leg side, misses everything, Sangakkara fails to collect it, goes for two byes.

Bangladesh 91/2   Shahriar Nafees 2* (7b)

27.5

Bandara to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, short ball, Bashar quickly pulls off the back foot straight on the helmet of the short leg, he is ok, ball goes to deep square leg.

Bangladesh 93/2   Shahriar Nafees 3* (8b)

28.1

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run

28.2

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, good ball comes forward and defends, beats the outside edge.

28.3

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, moves back and lets the ball go.

28.4

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, flighted delivery on the middle and leg, plays inside out to mid off.

28.5

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, good ball the doosra, plays forward, misses and gets hit on the pad.

28.6

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, defends well to short leg.

Bangladesh 93/2   Shahriar Nafees 3* (14b)

29.3

Malinga to Shahriar Nafees, no run, short delivery on the body, moves back and plays with soft hands to backward-point.

29.4

Malinga to Shahriar Nafees, no run, another short one on the body, well played, again plays with soft hands this time to the left of backward-point.

29.5

Malinga to Shahriar Nafees, no run, short delivery on the stumps, gets right behind it and defends well to the off side.

29.6

Malinga to Shahriar Nafees, no run, good ball on the stumps, defends well to mid off.

Bangladesh 94/2   Shahriar Nafees 3* (18b)

30.2

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run

30.3

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run

30.4

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, defended to the on side.

30.5

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run

30.6

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, no run, moves forward and defends to the off side.

Bangladesh 95/2   Shahriar Nafees 3* (23b)

31.2

Malinga to Shahriar Nafees, no run, good ball on the stumps, beats the outside edge.

31.3

Malinga to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, short of length, comes back in, closer to the body, one hand of the handle, plays wide of backward-point.

31.6

Malinga to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, plays to thirdman for a single.

Bangladesh 100/2   Shahriar Nafees 5* (26b)

32.1

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, 3 runs, tossed up outside off stump, gets the outside edge, past the slip to thirdman.

32.6

Muralitharan to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, the doosra tossed up on the middle and leg, waits for the ball and plays to deep square leg for the single.

Bangladesh 105/2   Shahriar Nafees 9* (28b)

33.1

Malinga to Shahriar Nafees, no run

33.2

Malinga to Shahriar Nafees, 1 no ball, oversteps, plays to the on side, wants a single, sent back.

33.2

Malinga to Shahriar Nafees, no run

33.3

Malinga to Shahriar Nafees, no run

33.4

Malinga to Shahriar Nafees, OUT, GONE! pitched outside off stump, Shahriar Nafees drives, gets an edge to Sangakkara behind the stumps, who takes the catch.

Shahriar Nafees c †Sangakkara b Malinga 9 (33m 33b 0x4 0x6) SR: 27.27

Bangladesh 106/3   Shahriar Nafees 9 (33b)
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Photos

Mar 11, 2006

Muttiah Muralitharan with the Man-of-the-Series trophy, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Bogra, 4th day, March 11 2006

Muttiah Muralitharan with the Man-of-the-Series trophy

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Mar 11, 2006

The victorious Sri Lankans pose for a team photo, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Bogra, 4th day, March 11 2006

The victorious Sri Lankans pose for a team photo

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