Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka, 2005/06 / Commentary

Pakistan in Sri Lanka Test Series - 2nd Test

Sri Lanka v Pakistan

Pakistan won by 8 wickets

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

0.1

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Tharanga leaves it

0.2

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, 1 run, good length delivery, Tharanga gets an inside edge and ball rolls down to fine leg

0.3

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, no run, length ball, Jayasuriya defends it on the back-foot

0.4

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, no run, length ball outside the off stump, Jayasuriya leaves it

0.5

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, no run, full delivery on the off stump, Jayasuriya pushes on the front-foot to point

0.6

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, no run, full length ball way outside off stump, Jayasuriya goes after it and gets beaten

Umar Gul to share the new ball

End of over 1 (1 run) Sri Lanka 1/0
ST Jayasuriya    0* (4b)      Mohammad Asif    1-0-1-0
WU Tharanga    1* (2b)     

1.1

Umar Gul to Tharanga, 1 run, short and swinging in, Tharanga defends on the back-foot, ball takes off the glove to square leg

1.2

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, swinging down the legside

1.3

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Jayasuriya plays on the front-foot, gets on the pads, loud appeal but outside off stump

1.4

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, length ball on the off stump, swinging in, batsman defends on the front-foot

1.5

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, short of length ball on the off stump, seaming away, batsman completely beaten on the back-foot

1.6

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, length ball outside the off stump, Jayasuriya leaves it

End of over 2 (1 run) Sri Lanka 2/0
ST Jayasuriya    0* (9b)      Umar Gul    1-0-1-0
WU Tharanga    2* (3b)      Mohammad Asif    1-0-1-0

2.1

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, no run, fraction short on the middle and leg stump, defended on the back-foot to forward short-leg

2.2

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, no run, good line and length and swinging away nicely, batsman defends and gets beaten, good ball!

2.3

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, FOUR, half volley on the off stump, batsman drives it down the ground to long-off fence

2.4

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, no run, short of length ball outside leg stump, shaping away, batsman squared up by the movement and gets on the pads, appeal but outside leg stump

2.5

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, 1 run, good line but full, Tharanga keeps it out to cover

2.6

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, no run, length ball on the off stump and seaming away, Jayasuriya defends and gets beaten

End of over 3 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 7/0
ST Jayasuriya    0* (10b)      Mohammad Asif    2-0-6-0
WU Tharanga    7* (8b 1x4)      Umar Gul    1-0-1-0

3.1

Umar Gul to Tharanga, no run, down the leg side, Tharanga plays and misses

3.2

Umar Gul to Tharanga, no run, back of a length and down the leg side, Tharanga misses the ball

3.3

Umar Gul to Tharanga, no run, good line and length delivery, Tharanga defends it down the wicket

3.4

Umar Gul to Tharanga, no run, half volley outside off stump, Tharanga drives straight to extra-cover fielder

3.5

Umar Gul to Tharanga, 1 leg bye, leg side delivery, Tharanga plays but misses the ball, gets on the pads and ball rolls down to fine leg

3.6

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, 1 run, good line but full, Jayasuriya drives the ball through the off side, good quick single and Jayasuriya off the mark in his final Test

End of over 4 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 9/0
ST Jayasuriya    1* (11b)      Umar Gul    2-0-2-0
WU Tharanga    7* (13b 1x4)      Mohammad Asif    2-0-6-0

4.1

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, no run, length ball and climbing up, batsman beaten and gets on the pads

4.2

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, no run, length but down leg, Jayasuriya defends away to onside

4.3

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, no run, full delivery on the off stump, pushed on the front-foot to mid-on

4.4

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, no run, short ball on the middle stump, seaming away, batsman completely beaten on the back-foot

4.5

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, 1 run, good line but too full, Jayasuriya pushes and gets an inside edge onto fine leg

4.6

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, no run, back of a length and down the leg side, Tharanga misses the ball

End of over 5 (1 run) Sri Lanka 10/0
WU Tharanga    7* (14b 1x4)      Mohammad Asif    3-0-7-0
ST Jayasuriya    2* (16b)      Umar Gul    2-0-2-0

5.1

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, wide of off stump, Jayasuriya cuts and misses the ball

5.2

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, short ball, Jayasuriya misses the ball and gets on the pads

5.3

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, just short of a length, Jayasuriya edges the ball

5.4

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, length but down leg, Jayasuriya tries to defend on the back-foot but gets on the pads

5.5

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, fraction short outside off stump, batsman cuts and gets the bottom edge

5.6

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, length ball outside the off stump, Jayasuriya leaves it alone

End of over 6 (maiden) Sri Lanka 10/0
ST Jayasuriya    2* (22b)      Umar Gul    3-1-2-0
WU Tharanga    7* (14b 1x4)      Mohammad Asif    3-0-7-0

6.1

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, 1 run, Tharanga works it through the leg side, fielded by Razzaq

6.2

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, no run, down the leg side, Jayasuriya plays but misses the ball

6.3

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, no run, length ball, Jayasuriya defends but gets on the pads. loud appeal but turned down by Umpire Harper, was very close call

6.4

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, 1 run, good line but too full, Jayasuriya edges the ball, fielded by Gul

6.5

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, no run, length ball, Tharanga defends it

6.6

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, no run, line and length, Tharanga edges the ball, fielded by Khan

End of over 7 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 12/0
WU Tharanga    8* (17b 1x4)      Mohammad Asif    4-0-9-0
ST Jayasuriya    3* (25b)      Umar Gul    3-1-2-0

7.1

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, Jayasuriya cuts it away to cover fence, good shot!

7.2

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, line and length outside off stump, shaping in. left alone

7.3

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, fraction short on the leg stump, defended on the back-foot to forward short-leg

7.4

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, short ball on the off stump, pushed to point

7.5

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, length ball outside leg stump, batsman defends but gets on the pads, appeal but outside leg stump

7.6

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, good line and length delivery, seaming away, batsman defends and gets the outside edge, ball doesnt carry to the slip fielder

End of over 8 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 16/0
ST Jayasuriya    7* (31b 1x4)      Umar Gul    4-1-6-0
WU Tharanga    8* (17b 1x4)      Mohammad Asif    4-0-9-0

8.1

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, no run, length ball, Tharanga defends it, fielded by Iqbal

8.2

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, no run, length ball, Tharanga defends but gets beaten on the front-foot

8.3

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, no run, line and length, Tharanga defends it

8.4

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, 2 runs, full delivery on the off stump, driven on the front-foot through covers for a couple of runs

8.5

Mohammad Asif to Tharanga, OUT, full length ball on the off stump, moving away, batsman drives and gets the edge, straight into Younis at second slip

WU Tharanga c Younis Khan b Mohammad Asif 10 (36m 22b 1x4 0x6) SR: 45.45

8.6

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, no run, good line and length, Sangakkara misses the ball

End of over 9 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 18/1
KC Sangakkara    0* (1b)      Mohammad Asif    5-0-11-1
ST Jayasuriya    7* (31b 1x4)      Umar Gul    4-1-6-0

9.1

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, SIX, short ball, Jayasuriya hooks and gets the top edge, ball goes high and sails over fine leg fence

9.2

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Jayasuriya cuts it, fielded by Anjum

9.3

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Jayasuriya plays and misses

9.4

Umar Gul to Jayasuriya, 1 run, good line and length, Jayasuriya defends on the front foot to onside

9.5

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, down the legside, batsman flicks and misses

9.6

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, 1 run, defended on the back-foot to mid-on and a quick single taken

End of over 10 (8 runs) Sri Lanka 26/1
KC Sangakkara    1* (3b)      Umar Gul    5-1-14-0
ST Jayasuriya    14* (35b 1x4 1x6)      Mohammad Asif    5-0-11-1

10.1

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, 1 run, length ball swinging in, batsman drives and gets inside half of the bat wide of mid-on fielder

10.2

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, no run, length ball, Jayasuriya drives on the front foot, fielded by Razzaq

10.3

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, no run, length ball on the off stump, shaping away, batsman beaten all ends up

10.4

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Jayasuriya leaves it alone

10.5

Mohammad Asif to Jayasuriya, OUT, Two down! pitched up on the off stump, shaping in a bit, Jayasuriya pushes on the front-foot, gets beaten and ball finds the gap, crashes into the off stump

ST Jayasuriya b Mohammad Asif 14 (47m 39b 1x4 1x6) SR: 35.89

10.6

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, good line and length delivery, Jayawardene leaves the ball

Ifthikar into the attack making his debut

End of over 11 (1 run) Sri Lanka 27/2
DPMD Jayawardene    0* (1b)      Mohammad Asif    6-0-12-2
KC Sangakkara    2* (4b)      Umar Gul    5-1-14-0

11.1

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, good line and back of a length, Sangakkara defends it

11.2

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, good line and length, Sangakkara defends it on the back-foot to onside

11.3

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, good line and length delivery, Sangakkara defends it

11.4

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, short of length ball outside off stump, defended on the back-foot to gully

11.5

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, short on the off stump, Sangakkara drives the ball off the back foot to point

11.6

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, wide outside the off stump, Sangakkara leaves it alone

End of over 12 (maiden) Sri Lanka 27/2
KC Sangakkara    2* (10b)      Iftikhar Anjum    1-1-0-0
DPMD Jayawardene    0* (1b)      Mohammad Asif    6-0-12-2

12.1

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, left alone outside off stump

12.2

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, 1 leg bye, short down the legside, ball clips the thigh pad and difficult take for Akmal, single taken

12.3

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, FOUR, full length ball outside off stump, driven on the front-foot behind point

12.4

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, 1 run, leg side delivery, Sangakkara works it through the leg side, fielded by Gul

12.5

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Jayawardene lets it go past

12.6

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, length ball on the off stump, defended on the front-foot to onside

End of over 13 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 33/2
DPMD Jayawardene    0* (5b)      Mohammad Asif    7-0-17-2
KC Sangakkara    7* (12b 1x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    1-1-0-0

13.1

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, FOUR, short and wide of the off stump, Sangakkara cuts it away in the air behind point

13.2

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, FOUR, length ball outside the off stump, Sangakkara drives it away in front of point, good shot!

13.3

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Sangakkara lets it go past

13.4

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, FOUR, line and length on the off stump, batsman drives it on the front-foot to long-off fence

13.5

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, good line and length delivery, Sangakkara drives and gets inside edge onto the pads

13.6

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, line and length, Sangakkara defends off the back foot

End of over 14 (12 runs) Sri Lanka 45/2
KC Sangakkara    19* (18b 4x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    2-1-12-0
DPMD Jayawardene    0* (5b)      Mohammad Asif    7-0-17-2

14.1

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, short ball around the off stump, batsman beaten on the back-foot

14.2

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, 2 runs, line and length, Jayawardene drives and gets inside edge to deep square leg

14.3

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Jayawardene misses the ball

14.4

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, short of length ball on the off stump, defended on the back-foot to gully

14.5

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, line and length, Jayawardene pushes forward

14.6

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, length ball, Jayawardene leaves it

End of over 15 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 47/2
DPMD Jayawardene    2* (11b)      Mohammad Asif    8-0-19-2
KC Sangakkara    19* (18b 4x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    2-1-12-0

15.1

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Sangakkara drives it away to mid-off

15.2

Iftikhar Anjum to Jayawardene, 1 leg bye, length but down leg, Jayawardene misses the ball and gets on the pads

15.3

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, good line and length delivery, Sangakkara leaves the ball

15.4

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, FOUR, half-volley outside off stump, batsman drives beautifully to cover fence

15.5

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, short of length ball on the off stump, defended on the back-foot to cover

15.6

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, good line and length delivery, Sangakkara pushes forward

End of over 16 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 53/2
KC Sangakkara    24* (23b 5x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    3-1-17-0
DPMD Jayawardene    2* (12b)      Mohammad Asif    8-0-19-2

16.1

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, length ball around the off stump, batsman beaten on the front-foot

16.2

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, short of length ball just outside off stump, moving away, batsman beaten all ends up

16.3

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, good length delivery, Jayawardene defends on the front foot

16.4

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, shrot of length ball bowled from wide of the crease, seaming away around the off stump, batsman completely beaten

16.5

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, good line and length delivery, Jayawardene defends it

16.6

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, good length but down leg, Jayawardene defends it

End of over 17 (maiden) Sri Lanka 53/2
DPMD Jayawardene    2* (18b)      Mohammad Asif    9-1-19-2
KC Sangakkara    24* (23b 5x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    3-1-17-0

17.1

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, good length ball outside off stump, batsman lets it go

17.2

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, good length delivery, Sangakkara defends it on the front-foot to mid-off

17.3

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, FOUR, line and length, Sangakkara drives on the front foot straight and wide of mid-off fielder

17.4

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Sangakkara keeps it out to onside

17.5

Iftikhar Anjum to Jayawardene, 1 run, length ball, Jayawardene defends on the front-foot to point and a quick single taken

17.6

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, short of length ball on the off stump, defended on the back-foot to cover

End of over 18 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 59/2
KC Sangakkara    29* (28b 6x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    4-1-23-0
DPMD Jayawardene    3* (19b)      Mohammad Asif    9-1-19-2

18.1

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, sends down a short one, Jayawardene leaves it alone

18.2

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, no run, fraction short outside off stump, batsman lets it go

18.3

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, 1 run, good line but over-pitched, Jayawardene drives to mid-off and takes off for a single, direct hit would have been all over for Sangakkara

18.4

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Sangakkara defends it on the front-foot to vacant cover

18.5

Mohammad Asif to Jayawardene, OUT, Three down! short of length ball around the off stump, shaping away, batsman defends on the back-foot and gets the outside edge, good low catch taken by Farhat at second slip

DPMD Jayawardene c Imran Farhat b Mohammad Asif 4 (42m 23b 0x4 0x6) SR: 17.39

18.6

Mohammad Asif to Samaraweera, no run, short of length ball on the off stump, swinging away, batsman squared up and beaten all ends up, excellent delivery!

Gul back into the attack

End of over 19 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 61/3
TT Samaraweera    0* (1b)      Mohammad Asif    10-1-21-3
KC Sangakkara    30* (29b 6x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    4-1-23-0

19.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, 1 run, good length delivery, Sangakkara on the back foot defending

19.2

Umar Gul to Samaraweera, FOUR, line and length outside off stump, Samaraweera glides down to thirdman fence

19.3

Umar Gul to Samaraweera, no run, length ball, Samaraweera leaves it

19.4

Umar Gul to Samaraweera, no run, good line and length delivery, Samaraweera drives and gets beaten

19.5

Umar Gul to Samaraweera, no run, good length delivery, nipping in, batsman keeps it out to point

19.6

Umar Gul to Samaraweera, no run, length ball around the off stump, defended on the front-foot to point

End of over 20 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 66/3
TT Samaraweera    4* (6b 1x4)      Umar Gul    6-1-19-0
KC Sangakkara    31* (30b 6x4)      Mohammad Asif    10-1-21-3

20.1

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Sangakkara leaves the ball

20.2

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, 1 run, good length but down leg, Sangakkara glances away to fine leg

20.3

Mohammad Asif to Samaraweera, no run, good line but full, Samaraweera defends on the front foot

20.4

Mohammad Asif to Samaraweera, 1 leg bye, good length but down leg, Samaraweera plays and misses the ball

20.5

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, FOUR, good line but full, Sangakkara drives the ball through the off side wide of extra-cover fielder, excellent shot!

20.6

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, no run, good line and length, swinging in, Sangakkara gets an inside edge onto the pads

End of over 21 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 72/3
KC Sangakkara    36* (34b 7x4)      Mohammad Asif    11-1-26-3
TT Samaraweera    4* (8b 1x4)      Umar Gul    6-1-19-0

21.1

Umar Gul to Samaraweera, no run, length ball outside the off stump, Samaraweera plays no shot

21.2

Umar Gul to Samaraweera, no run, line and length, Samaraweera lets it go past

21.3

Umar Gul to Samaraweera, no run, length ball, Samaraweera defends it

21.4

Umar Gul to Samaraweera, no run, good line but full, Samaraweera defends it, fielded by Kaneria

21.5

Umar Gul to Samaraweera, no run, wide outside the off stump, Samaraweera leaves the ball

21.6

Umar Gul to Samaraweera, no run, wide outside the off stump, Samaraweera plays but misses the ball

End of over 22 (maiden) Sri Lanka 72/3
TT Samaraweera    4* (14b 1x4)      Umar Gul    7-2-19-0
KC Sangakkara    36* (34b 7x4)      Mohammad Asif    11-1-26-3

22.1

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, no run, good line and just short of a length, Sangakkara plays but misses the ball, ball brushes the thigh pad and to Akmal, loud appeal for caught-behind but good decision by Harper!

22.2

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, no run, good length but down leg, Sangakkara plays and misses the ball

22.3

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, no run, length but down leg, Sangakkara keeps it out

22.4

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, no run, good line and length, swinging in, batsman defends on the front-foot down the wicket

22.5

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, no run, full on the stumps, Sangakkara drives on the front foot back to the bowler

22.6

Mohammad Asif to Sangakkara, no run, bouncer wide of the off stump, Sangakkara goes after it and gets beaten

End of over 23 (maiden) Sri Lanka 72/3
KC Sangakkara    36* (40b 7x4)      Mohammad Asif    12-2-26-3
TT Samaraweera    4* (14b 1x4)      Umar Gul    7-2-19-0

23.1

Umar Gul to Samaraweera, no run, line and length outside off stump, nipping in, batsman beaten and gets on the pads, loud appeal but outside off stump

23.2

Umar Gul to Samaraweera, no run, just short of a length, Samaraweera defends off the back foot

23.3

Umar Gul to Samaraweera, 1 run, good line and length, Samaraweera defends it away on the front-foot to cover

23.4

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, good length but down leg, Sangakkara defends it

23.5

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, way outside off stump, batsman lets it go

23.6

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, FOUR, good length but outside off stump, batsman defends and gets the edge, ball races away to the thirdman fence

Kaneria into the attack

End of over 24 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 77/3
KC Sangakkara    40* (43b 8x4)      Umar Gul    8-2-24-0
TT Samaraweera    5* (17b 1x4)      Mohammad Asif    12-2-26-3

24.1

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Samaraweera leaves it alone

24.2

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Samaraweera lets it go past

24.3

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, 1 run, good line but full, Samaraweera drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Farhat

24.4

Danish Kaneria to Sangakkara, no run, good line and length, Sangakkara defends it

24.5

Danish Kaneria to Sangakkara, no run, good length delivery, Sangakkara defends it

24.6

Danish Kaneria to Sangakkara, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Sangakkara hits it on the leg side, fielded by Asif

Umpires call for lunch. Please join us after 40-minute break. Welcome back to the post lunch session. Gul to continue

End of over 25 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 79/3
KC Sangakkara    41* (46b 8x4)      Danish Kaneria    1-0-2-0
TT Samaraweera    6* (20b 1x4)      Umar Gul    8-2-24-0

25.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, short ball, Sangakkara plays but misses the ball

25.2

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, line and length, Sangakkara defends it

25.3

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, bangs it in short, Sangakkara leaves it alone

25.4

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, leg side delivery, Sangakkara plays but misses the ball

25.5

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, length ball on the off stump, defended on the front-foot to onside

25.6

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, 1 run, line and length, Sangakkara defends and gets an inside edge to fine leg

Razzaq into the attack

End of over 26 (1 run) Sri Lanka 80/3
KC Sangakkara    42* (52b 8x4)      Umar Gul    9-2-25-0
TT Samaraweera    6* (20b 1x4)      Danish Kaneria    1-0-2-0

26.1

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, no run, short and wide of off stump, Sangakkara plays and misses the ball

26.2

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, no run, short of a length and outside the off stump, Sangakkara leaves it alone

26.3

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, no run, wide outside the off stump, Sangakkara leaves it alone

26.4

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Sangakkara lets it go

26.5

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, FOUR, half-volley outside off stump, Sangakkara drives through extra-cover and ball races away to the fence

26.6

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, 1 run, leg side delivery, Sangakkara hits it into the leg side, fielded by Gul

End of over 27 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 85/3
KC Sangakkara    47* (58b 9x4)      Abdul Razzaq    1-0-5-0
TT Samaraweera    6* (20b 1x4)      Umar Gul    9-2-25-0

27.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, FOUR, wide half volley, Sangakkara drives the ball through the off side, good shot!

27.2

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, good line and length delivery, Sangakkara defends it

27.3

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, FOUR, good line and length, nipping away, Sangakkara glides down to thirdman fence, well played!

27.4

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, 2 runs, length but down leg, Sangakkara glances away to fine leg

27.5

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, length ball, Sangakkara drives through the off side, fielded by Gul

27.6

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, good line but over-pitched, Sangakkara hits it on the leg side, fielded by Iqbal

End of over 28 (10 runs) Sri Lanka 95/3
KC Sangakkara    57* (64b 11x4)      Umar Gul    10-2-35-0
TT Samaraweera    6* (20b 1x4)      Abdul Razzaq    1-0-5-0

28.1

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, good length delivery, Samaraweera keeps it out

28.2

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, good line but over-pitched, Samaraweera drives, fielded by Razzaq

28.3

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, down the leg side, Samaraweera defends it away

28.4

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Samaraweera leaves it

28.5

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, good line but too full, Samaraweera drives on the on side, fielded by Asif

28.6

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, good line and length, Samaraweera defends on the front foot

End of over 29 (maiden) Sri Lanka 95/3
TT Samaraweera    6* (26b 1x4)      Abdul Razzaq    2-1-5-0
KC Sangakkara    57* (64b 11x4)      Umar Gul    10-2-35-0

29.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, good line and length delivery, Sangakkara defends it

29.2

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, good line and length, Sangakkara plays no shot

29.3

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Sangakkara drives off the back foot, fielded by Iqbal

29.4

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, FOUR, half volley, Sangakkara drives it away in the air over the bowlers head, excellent shot!

29.5

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, good length delivery, Sangakkara defends it away

29.6

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, FOUR, pitched up on the middle stump, driven straight down the ground to long-on fence

End of over 30 (8 runs) Sri Lanka 103/3
KC Sangakkara    65* (70b 13x4)      Umar Gul    11-2-43-0
TT Samaraweera    6* (26b 1x4)      Abdul Razzaq    2-1-5-0

30.1

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, good line and length delivery, Samaraweera defends it away

30.2

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, length ball, Samaraweera plays and misses the ball

30.3

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, good length delivery, Samaraweera leaves it alone

30.4

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, good line and length, Samaraweera defends it

30.5

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, FOUR, short ball outside off stump, batsman punches on the back-foot to cover fence

30.6

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, good line and length delivery, Samaraweera keeps it out

Ifthikar back into the attack

End of over 31 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 107/3
TT Samaraweera    10* (32b 2x4)      Abdul Razzaq    3-1-9-0
KC Sangakkara    65* (70b 13x4)      Umar Gul    11-2-43-0

31.1

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, good length delivery, Sangakkara edges the ball

31.2

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, wide outside the off stump, Sangakkara leaves it

31.3

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, 1 run, short ball, Sangakkara hits it on the leg side, fielded by Youhana

31.4

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, line and length, Samaraweera keeps it out

31.5

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, good length ball outside off stump, batsman drives and gets beaten

31.6

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, good length delivery, shaping away, batsman defends and gets beaten

End of over 32 (1 run) Sri Lanka 108/3
TT Samaraweera    10* (35b 2x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    5-1-24-0
KC Sangakkara    66* (73b 13x4)      Abdul Razzaq    3-1-9-0

32.1

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, 1 run, on the legs, glanced away to deep square leg

32.2

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, good line and back of a length, Samaraweera defends

32.3

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, good line and length, Samaraweera plays no shot

32.4

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, length ball, Samaraweera driving off the back foot, fielded by Farhat

32.5

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, good line and just short of a length, Samaraweera defends it

32.6

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, full on the stumps, Samaraweera drives on the front foot

End of over 33 (1 run) Sri Lanka 109/3
TT Samaraweera    10* (40b 2x4)      Abdul Razzaq    4-1-10-0
KC Sangakkara    67* (74b 13x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    5-1-24-0

33.1

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, short of a length, Sangakkara pushes it off the back foot, fielded by Iqbal

33.2

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, FOUR, length ball outside the off stump, Sangakkara drives it away beautifully to cover fence, ball races away to the fence

33.3

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, length ball around the off stump, batsman defends on the front-foot to mid-off

33.4

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, length ball, Sangakkara defends it

33.5

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, short of length ball outside off stump, left alone

33.6

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, length ball outside off stump, batsman lets it go

End of over 34 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 113/3
KC Sangakkara    71* (80b 14x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    6-1-28-0
TT Samaraweera    10* (40b 2x4)      Abdul Razzaq    4-1-10-0

34.1

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, FOUR, short ball on the off stump, batsman allows the ball to come and glides down to thirdman fence

34.2

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, good length delivery, Samaraweera leaves it alone

34.3

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, 2 runs, short leg side delivery, Samaraweera tucks it away to square leg

34.4

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, full outside the off stump, Samaraweera drives it away

34.5

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, just short of a length, nipping in, batsman defends on the back-foot to offside

34.6

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, line and length, Samaraweera lets it go past

End of over 35 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 119/3
TT Samaraweera    16* (46b 3x4)      Abdul Razzaq    5-1-16-0
KC Sangakkara    71* (80b 14x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    6-1-28-0

35.1

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, 1 no ball, outside off stump, batsman lets it go

35.1

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, no run, good line but full, Sangakkara drives the ball through the off side

35.2

Iftikhar Anjum to Sangakkara, 1 run, line and length, Sangakkara works it through the leg side, fielded by Kaneria

35.3

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, leg side delivery, Samaraweera defends it

35.4

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, good line and just short of a length, Samaraweera plays no shot

35.5

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, line and length, Samaraweera defends on the front-foot

35.6

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, too full and on the pads, Samaraweera drives on the on side

End of over 36 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 121/3
TT Samaraweera    16* (50b 3x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    7-1-30-0
KC Sangakkara    72* (83b 14x4)      Abdul Razzaq    5-1-16-0

36.1

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, no run, good line and length delivery, Sangakkara pushes forward

36.2

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, 1 run, leg side delivery, Sangakkara hits it into the leg side, fielded by Kaneria

36.3

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, back of a length and down the leg side, Samaraweera lets it go past

36.4

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, short ball, Samaraweera defends it away

36.5

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, good line and length delivery, Samaraweera leaves the ball

36.6

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Samaraweera defends it away

End of over 37 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 123/3
TT Samaraweera    17* (54b 3x4)      Abdul Razzaq    6-1-18-0
KC Sangakkara    73* (85b 14x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    7-1-30-0

37.1

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, yorker on the stumps, defended to onside

37.2

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, good line and length, Samaraweera pushes forward

37.3

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, good length delivery, Samaraweera defends it

37.4

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, length but down leg, Samaraweera keeps it out on the back-foot

37.5

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, FOUR, half volley on the middle and leg stump, Samaraweera drives through mid-wicket

37.6

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, good line and just short of a length, Samaraweera leaves it alone

End of over 38 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 127/3
TT Samaraweera    21* (60b 4x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    8-1-34-0
KC Sangakkara    73* (85b 14x4)      Abdul Razzaq    6-1-18-0

38.1

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, no run, length ball outside the off stump, Sangakkara leaves the ball

38.2

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Sangakkara gets an edge

38.3

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, FOUR, good line but over-pitched, Sangakkara drives

38.4

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, no run, line and length, Sangakkara drives through the on side, fielded by Kaneria

38.5

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, no run, length ball, Sangakkara defends, fielded by Asif

38.6

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, no run, down the leg side, Sangakkara leaves it alone

End of over 39 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 131/3
KC Sangakkara    77* (91b 15x4)      Abdul Razzaq    7-1-22-0
TT Samaraweera    21* (60b 4x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    8-1-34-0

39.1

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, FOUR, good line but over-pitched, Samaraweera drives through the on side, excellet timing in that shot!

39.2

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, good line and length, Samaraweera defends it on the front-foot to gully

39.3

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, good line and length delivery, Samaraweera leaves the ball

39.4

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, FOUR, half volley on the off stump, batsman drives down the ground to lnog-off fence

39.5

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, line and length, Samaraweera defends it away on the back-foot

39.6

Iftikhar Anjum to Samaraweera, no run, good line but too full, Samaraweera drives through the off side, fielded by Gul

End of over 40 (8 runs) Sri Lanka 139/3
TT Samaraweera    29* (66b 6x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    9-1-42-0
KC Sangakkara    77* (91b 15x4)      Abdul Razzaq    7-1-22-0

40.1

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, no run, good line and just short of a length, Sangakkara drives the ball off the back foot, fielded by Asif

40.2

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, 1 run, down the leg side, Sangakkara hits it into the leg side, fielded by Farhat

40.3

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, no run, good line and length, Samaraweera plays no shot

40.4

Abdul Razzaq to Samaraweera, 1 run, short leg side delivery, Samaraweera hits it into the leg side, fielded by Asif

40.5

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Sangakkara drives on the front foot, fielded by Asif

40.6

Abdul Razzaq to Sangakkara, 1 run, full down leg side, Sangakkara hits it into the leg side, fielded by Iqbal

Kaneria back into the attack

End of over 41 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 142/3
KC Sangakkara    79* (95b 15x4)      Abdul Razzaq    8-1-25-0
TT Samaraweera    30* (68b 6x4)      Iftikhar Anjum    9-1-42-0

41.1

Danish Kaneria to Sangakkara, no run, good length delivery, Sangakkara defends

41.2

Danish Kaneria to Sangakkara, no run, good line and length delivery, Sangakkara defends it

41.3

Danish Kaneria to Sangakkara, OUT, flighted and full length ball on the off stump, batsman tries to on-drive, gets a big inside edge onto the pads and ball loops straight to Faisal at silly point

KC Sangakkara c Faisal Iqbal b Danish Kaneria 79 (157m 98b 15x4 0x6) SR: 80.61

41.4

Danish Kaneria to Dilshan, no run, good line and length, Dilshan plays no shot

41.5

Danish Kaneria to Dilshan, no run, good length delivery, Dilshan leaves it alone

41.6

Danish Kaneria to Dilshan, 1 run, full delivery, Dilshan driving, fielded by Youhana

End of over 42 (1 run) Sri Lanka 143/4
TM Dilshan    1* (3b)      Danish Kaneria    2-0-3-1
TT Samaraweera    30* (68b 6x4)      Abdul Razzaq    8-1-25-0

42.1

Abdul Razzaq to Dilshan, no run, good line and length delivery, Dilshan on the back foot defending

42.2

Abdul Razzaq to Dilshan, FOUR, short leg side delivery, Dilshan hits it on the leg side

42.3

Abdul Razzaq to Dilshan, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Dilshan lets it go past

42.4

Abdul Razzaq to Dilshan, no run, good line and length delivery, Dilshan misses the ball

42.5

Abdul Razzaq to Dilshan, no run, short ball, Dilshan leaves the ball

42.6

Abdul Razzaq to Dilshan, no run, Dilshan plays no shot, fielded by Akmal

End of over 43 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 147/4
TM Dilshan    5* (9b 1x4)      Abdul Razzaq    9-1-29-0
TT Samaraweera    30* (68b 6x4)      Danish Kaneria    2-0-3-1

43.1

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, good line and length delivery, Samaraweera leaves the ball, fielded by Akmal

43.2

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, length ball, Samaraweera leaves it

43.3

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, length ball, Samaraweera defends it

43.4

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, good length delivery, Samaraweera defends it

43.5

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, good line and length delivery, Samaraweera defends on the front foot, fielded by Kaneria

43.6

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, FOUR, good length but wide of the off stump, Samaraweera cuts

End of over 44 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 151/4
TT Samaraweera    34* (74b 7x4)      Danish Kaneria    3-0-7-1
TM Dilshan    5* (9b 1x4)      Abdul Razzaq    9-1-29-0

44.1

Mohammad Asif to Dilshan, FOUR, short and wide of the off stump, Dilshan driving off the back foot

44.2

Mohammad Asif to Dilshan, no run, short and wide, Dilshan plays and misses, fielded by Akmal

44.3

Mohammad Asif to Dilshan, no run, good line and length, Dilshan defends it on the front foot to the cover region

44.4

Mohammad Asif to Dilshan, no run, good line and length delivery, Dilshan defends but gets the inside edge..Huge appeal for leg before turned down

44.5

Mohammad Asif to Dilshan, no run, just short of a length, Dilshan looks to pull,but changes his mind at the last moment and lets it to the keeper

44.6

Mohammad Asif to Dilshan, no run, good length delivery, Dilshan drives it to the fielder at gully

End of over 45 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 155/4
TM Dilshan    9* (15b 2x4)      Mohammad Asif    13-2-30-3
TT Samaraweera    34* (74b 7x4)      Danish Kaneria    3-0-7-1

45.1

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, good line and length, Samaraweera defends it to backward point

45.2

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, FOUR, good line and length delivery, Samaraweera drives it beautifully to the cover fence

45.3

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, good length delivery, Samaraweera leaves it alone through to the keeper

45.4

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, 1 run, good length delivery, Samaraweera defends on the front foot to the off side.quick single taken

45.5

Danish Kaneria to Dilshan, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Dilshan tries to cut but misses the ball

45.6

Danish Kaneria to Dilshan, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Dilshan not interested

End of over 46 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 160/4
TM Dilshan    9* (17b 2x4)      Danish Kaneria    4-0-12-1
TT Samaraweera    39* (78b 8x4)      Mohammad Asif    13-2-30-3

46.1

Mohammad Asif to Samaraweera, no run, short of a length, Samaraweera defends on the back foot to the point region

46.2

Mohammad Asif to Samaraweera, no run, short and wide of off stump, Samaraweera half plays at it,a bit af movement after the ball passes the batsman,appeal made for caught behind,turned down by the umpire

46.3

Mohammad Asif to Samaraweera, no run, length ball, Samaraweera defends it on the front foot to the off side

46.4

Mohammad Asif to Samaraweera, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Samaraweera leaves it alone,through to the keeperl

46.5

Mohammad Asif to Samaraweera, no run, line and length, Samaraweera lets it go past to the keeper

46.6

Mohammad Asif to Samaraweera, no run, line and length, Samaraweera defends it on the back foot to covers.

End of over 47 (maiden) Sri Lanka 160/4
TT Samaraweera    39* (84b 8x4)      Mohammad Asif    14-3-30-3
TM Dilshan    9* (17b 2x4)      Danish Kaneria    4-0-12-1

47.1

Danish Kaneria to Dilshan, no run, good length and length delivery, Dilshan plays and misses at it

47.2

Danish Kaneria to Dilshan, no run, good line and length, Dilshan pushes forward and defends it on the off side

47.3

Danish Kaneria to Dilshan, no run, line and length, Dilshan shoulders arms

47.4

Danish Kaneria to Dilshan, 1 run, length ball, Dilshan pushes it to point

47.5

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, good length delivery, Samaraweera defends it

47.6

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, length ball outside the off stump, Samaraweera leaves it alone to the keeper.

End of over 48 (1 run) Sri Lanka 161/4
TT Samaraweera    39* (86b 8x4)      Danish Kaneria    5-0-13-1
TM Dilshan    10* (21b 2x4)      Mohammad Asif    14-3-30-3

48.1

Mohammad Asif to Dilshan, 1 run, good line and just short of a length, Dilshan pulls it to the fielder at deep mid-wicket

48.2

Mohammad Asif to Samaraweera, no run, good line and length delivery, Samaraweera defends on the front foot to the off side.

48.3

Mohammad Asif to Samaraweera, no run, short of a length, Samaraweera tries to defend on the back-foot and gets beaten

48.4

Mohammad Asif to Samaraweera, no run, length ball just outside off stump, nipping in, defended on the front-foot to onside

48.5

Mohammad Asif to Samaraweera, 1 run, good length delivery, Samaraweera solidly defends to point

48.6

Mohammad Asif to Dilshan, no run, bangs it in short, Dilshan ducks underneath

End of over 49 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 163/4
TM Dilshan    11* (23b 2x4)      Mohammad Asif    15-3-32-3
TT Samaraweera    40* (90b 8x4)      Danish Kaneria    5-0-13-1

49.1

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, length ball, Samaraweera defends it away

49.2

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, tossed up outside off stump, left alone

49.3

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Samaraweera plays no shot

49.4

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, googly on the off, defended on the front-foot to offside

49.5

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, full on the stumps, Samaraweera drives on the front foot to Inzamam-ul-Haq at cover

49.6

Danish Kaneria to Samaraweera, no run, good line but over-pitched, Samaraweera drives, fielded by Anjum

End of over 50 (maiden) Sri Lanka 163/4
TT Samaraweera    40* (96b 8x4)      Danish Kaneria    6-1-13-1
TM Dilshan    11* (23b 2x4)      Mohammad Asif    15-3-32-3
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Series Results
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Kandy - Apr 3-5, 2006
Pakistan won by 8 wickets
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (SSC) - Mar 26-30, 2006
Match drawn
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Apr 5, 2006

The Pakistan team are a happy bunch, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Kandy, 3rd day, April 5, 2006

The Pakistan team are a happy bunch

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Apr 5, 2006

Mohammad Asif poses with his Man-of-the-Match award, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 2nd Test, Kandy, 3rd day, April 5, 2006

Mohammad Asif poses with his Man-of-the-Match award

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