Sri Lanka A tour of South Africa, 2012 / Commentary

Sri Lanka A in South Africa unofficial Test Series - 1st unofficial Test

South Africa A v Sri Lanka A

South Africa A won by an innings and 8 runs

Overs 0-50

0.1

Kleinveldt to Karunaratne, no run

0.2

Kleinveldt to Karunaratne, 1 run, drifts to his pad and is flicked down to fine leg

0.3

Kleinveldt to MDK Perera, no run

0.4

Kleinveldt to MDK Perera, no run

0.5

Kleinveldt to MDK Perera, no run

0.6

Kleinveldt to MDK Perera, 2 runs, good length ball batsman gets an outside half off the bat past a diving backward point fielder

End of over 1 (3 runs) Sri Lanka A 3/0
MDK Perera    2* (4b)      RK Kleinveldt    1-0-3-0
FDM Karunaratne    1* (2b)     

1.1

Parnell to Karunaratne, no run, short length ball batsman has a wild swing at it and misses

1.2

Parnell to Karunaratne, no run

1.3

Parnell to Karunaratne, no run, back off a length delivery driven to mid on off the back foot

1.4

Parnell to Karunaratne, no run, good lengthball defended back to the bowler

1.5

Parnell to Karunaratne, no run, back off a length delivery batsman is up on his toes as he plays that to point

1.6

Parnell to Karunaratne, no run

End of over 2 (maiden) Sri Lanka A 3/0
FDM Karunaratne    1* (8b)      WD Parnell    1-1-0-0
MDK Perera    2* (4b)      RK Kleinveldt    1-0-3-0

2.1

Kleinveldt to MDK Perera, no run, good length ball defended to the mid on fielder

2.2

Kleinveldt to MDK Perera, no run, full length ball striker the pad and loud LBW shout but its high

2.3

Kleinveldt to MDK Perera, OUT, full length ball driven straight to the man at mid off

MDK Perera c Parnell b Kleinveldt 2 (10m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 28.57

2.4

Kleinveldt to LPC Silva, no run

2.5

Kleinveldt to LPC Silva, 2 runs, full length ball driven of the outside half of the bat to the covers

2.6

Kleinveldt to LPC Silva, no run

End of over 3 (2 runs) Sri Lanka A 5/1
LPC Silva    2* (3b)      RK Kleinveldt    2-0-5-1
FDM Karunaratne    1* (8b)      WD Parnell    1-1-0-0

3.1

Parnell to Karunaratne, FOUR, back off a length edged between slips and gully down to the third man boundary

3.2

Parnell to Karunaratne, 2 runs, full length ball flicked to the mid wicket region

3.3

Parnell to Karunaratne, no run

3.4

Parnell to Karunaratne, no run, wide outside off stump batsman leave that alone

3.5

Parnell to Karunaratne, no run, good length ball outside off batsman leaves that alone

3.6

Parnell to Karunaratne, FOUR, back off a length delivery edged past gully to the third man boundary

End of over 4 (10 runs) Sri Lanka A 15/1
FDM Karunaratne    11* (14b 2x4)      WD Parnell    2-1-10-0
LPC Silva    2* (3b)      RK Kleinveldt    2-0-5-1

4.1

Kleinveldt to LPC Silva, no run, full length ball driven to mid on

4.2

Kleinveldt to LPC Silva, 1 leg bye, drifts to his pads and gets the pad to the fine fielder

4.3

Kleinveldt to Karunaratne, no run

4.4

Kleinveldt to Karunaratne, no run

4.5

Kleinveldt to Karunaratne, no run

4.6

Kleinveldt to Karunaratne, FOUR, full and wide batsman gets an outside half off the bat to the third man boundary

End of over 5 (5 runs) Sri Lanka A 20/1
FDM Karunaratne    15* (18b 3x4)      RK Kleinveldt    3-0-9-1
LPC Silva    2* (5b)      WD Parnell    2-1-10-0

5.1

Parnell to LPC Silva, no run

5.2

Parnell to LPC Silva, 1 run

5.3

Parnell to Karunaratne, no run, good length ball outside off stump batsman leaves that alone

5.4

Parnell to Karunaratne, FOUR, short off a length and is pulled in front off square to the square leg boundary

5.5

Parnell to Karunaratne, FOUR, short off a length again pulled backward off square leg this time

5.6

Parnell to Karunaratne, no run

End of over 6 (9 runs) Sri Lanka A 29/1
FDM Karunaratne    23* (22b 5x4)      WD Parnell    3-1-19-0
LPC Silva    3* (7b)      RK Kleinveldt    3-0-9-1

6.1

Kleinveldt to LPC Silva, no run, good length ball outside off stump batsman leave that alone

6.2

Kleinveldt to LPC Silva, OUT, full and wide batsman has a flash at it and is caught at 1st slip

LPC Silva c Rossouw b Kleinveldt 3 (17m 9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

6.3

Kleinveldt to JK Silva, no run

6.4

Kleinveldt to JK Silva, no run, good length ball passes the outside edge through to the keeper

6.5

Kleinveldt to JK Silva, no run, full length ball defended to the covers

6.6

Kleinveldt to JK Silva, no run, full length ball defended to the covers again

End of over 7 (wicket maiden) Sri Lanka A 29/2
JK Silva    0* (4b)      RK Kleinveldt    4-1-9-2
FDM Karunaratne    23* (22b 5x4)      WD Parnell    3-1-19-0

7.1

Parnell to Karunaratne, no run

7.2

Parnell to Karunaratne, 1 run, short off a length ball pulled down to the man at fine leg

7.3

Parnell to JK Silva, no run, good length ball passes the outside edge through to the keeper

7.4

Parnell to JK Silva, 2 runs, full length ball driven past the bowler to the mid on region

7.5

Parnell to JK Silva, no run

7.6

Parnell to JK Silva, no run, full and wide edged to man at gully well stopped by Berhdien

End of over 8 (3 runs) Sri Lanka A 32/2
JK Silva    2* (8b)      WD Parnell    4-1-22-0
FDM Karunaratne    24* (24b 5x4)      RK Kleinveldt    4-1-9-2

8.1

Kleinveldt to Karunaratne, no run

8.2

Kleinveldt to Karunaratne, no run, good length ball defended to mid wicket

8.3

Kleinveldt to Karunaratne, 1 run, full length ball defended to wide mid wicket

8.4

Kleinveldt to JK Silva, no run, good length ball beats the bat on its way through to the keeper

8.5

Kleinveldt to JK Silva, 1 run, good length ball edged through the slips

8.6

Kleinveldt to Karunaratne, OUT, full and straight batsman plays all around that and is trapped infront

FDM Karunaratne lbw b Kleinveldt 25 (43m 28b 5x4 0x6) SR: 89.28

End of over 9 (2 runs) Sri Lanka A 34/3
     RK Kleinveldt    5-1-11-3
JK Silva    3* (10b)      WD Parnell    4-1-22-0

9.1

Parnell to JK Silva, no run

9.2

Parnell to JK Silva, 1 run

9.3

Parnell to ARS Silva, 1 run

9.4

Parnell to JK Silva, no run

9.5

Parnell to JK Silva, FOUR, BOUNCER batsman gets a top edged as he tries to pull that to the fine leg boundary

9.6

Parnell to JK Silva, no run, full length ball defended to backward point

End of over 10 (6 runs) Sri Lanka A 40/3
JK Silva    8* (15b 1x4)      WD Parnell    5-1-28-0
ARS Silva    1* (1b)      RK Kleinveldt    5-1-11-3

10.1

Kleinveldt to ARS Silva, 1 run, good length ball defended to the covers

10.2

Kleinveldt to JK Silva, 1 run, full length delivery defended to the covers

10.3

Kleinveldt to ARS Silva, no run, wide outside off batsman leave that alone

10.4

Kleinveldt to ARS Silva, no run, good length ball gets the outside half off the bat to the gully fielder

10.5

Kleinveldt to ARS Silva, 1 run, drifts to leg stump and is tucked around the corner to the fine leg fielder

10.6

Kleinveldt to JK Silva, 1 run, good length ball defended to the cover point region

End of over 11 (4 runs) Sri Lanka A 44/3
JK Silva    10* (17b 1x4)      RK Kleinveldt    6-1-15-3
ARS Silva    3* (5b)      WD Parnell    5-1-28-0

11.1

Parnell to JK Silva, no run, full length ball defended to the gully fielder

11.2

Parnell to JK Silva, no run

11.3

Parnell to JK Silva, no run, good length ball passes the outside edge through to the keeper

11.4

Parnell to JK Silva, no run, BOUNCER batsman gets underneath that one

11.5

Parnell to JK Silva, no run, full length delivery driven to the covers where Matshikwe cleans up

11.6

Parnell to JK Silva, 2 runs, back off a length gets the outside edge,a misfield results in a couple off runs

End of over 12 (2 runs) Sri Lanka A 46/3
JK Silva    12* (23b 1x4)      WD Parnell    6-1-30-0
ARS Silva    3* (5b)      RK Kleinveldt    6-1-15-3

12.1

Kleinveldt to ARS Silva, FOUR, long half volley driven down the ground

12.2

Kleinveldt to ARS Silva, no run

12.3

Kleinveldt to ARS Silva, no run, good length ball beats the bat through to the keeper

12.4

Kleinveldt to ARS Silva, no run, back off a length beats the bat again on its way through to the keeper

12.5

Kleinveldt to ARS Silva, no run, great delivery again beats the bat and keeper takes that at head height

12.6

Kleinveldt to ARS Silva, no run

Match State: Drinks

End of over 13 (4 runs) Sri Lanka A 50/3
ARS Silva    7* (11b 1x4)      RK Kleinveldt    7-1-19-3
JK Silva    12* (23b 1x4)      WD Parnell    6-1-30-0

13.1

Matshikwe to JK Silva, 2 leg byes, drifts to leg stump and gets the pad to fine leg

13.2

Matshikwe to JK Silva, no run, full length ball defended to the covers

13.3

Matshikwe to JK Silva, no run, wide outside off batsman leave that alone

13.4

Matshikwe to JK Silva, no run

13.5

Matshikwe to JK Silva, no run, good length ball defended to the covers

13.6

Matshikwe to JK Silva, 1 no ball, back off a length batsman is up on his toes as he defends that to the covers

13.6

Matshikwe to JK Silva, no run, back off a length delivery defended back to the bowler

End of over 14 (3 runs) Sri Lanka A 53/3
JK Silva    12* (30b 1x4)      P Matshikwe    1-0-1-0
ARS Silva    7* (11b 1x4)      RK Kleinveldt    7-1-19-3

14.1

McLaren to ARS Silva, 2 runs, drifts to leg stump and is tucked away to the deep square leg region

14.2

McLaren to ARS Silva, no run, full length ball defended back to the bowler

14.3

McLaren to ARS Silva, no run, back off a length batsman is up on his toes as he punches that to point

14.4

McLaren to ARS Silva, no run, great delivery beats the bat as the batter tries to drive that through the offside

14.5

McLaren to ARS Silva, OUT, good length delivery gets a little nick through to the keeper

ARS Silva c †Tsolekile b McLaren 9 (31m 16b 1x4 0x6) SR: 56.25

14.6

McLaren to AK Perera, no run, back off a length batsman is behind that one nicely as he plays it to the covers

End of over 15 (2 runs) Sri Lanka A 55/4
AK Perera    0* (1b)      R McLaren    1-0-2-1
JK Silva    12* (30b 1x4)      P Matshikwe    1-0-1-0

15.1

Matshikwe to JK Silva, 1 run, drifts to leg stump and is tucked away backward square on the leg side

15.2

Matshikwe to AK Perera, no run

15.3

Matshikwe to AK Perera, (no ball) 1 run, back off a length delivery dropped to the covers

15.3

Matshikwe to JK Silva, no run, back off a length delivery guide to the gully fielder

15.4

Matshikwe to JK Silva, OUT, geta line and length delivery gets a glove through to the keeper

JK Silva c †Tsolekile b Matshikwe 13 (52m 33b 1x4 0x6) SR: 39.39

15.5

Matshikwe to Serasinghe, no run, good delivery outside off stump batsman leaves it alone

15.6

Matshikwe to Serasinghe, no run, full length ball driven down the ground where mid off fields well

End of over 16 (3 runs) Sri Lanka A 58/5
SC Serasinghe    0* (2b)      P Matshikwe    2-0-4-1
AK Perera    1* (3b)      R McLaren    1-0-2-1

16.1

McLaren to AK Perera, 3 runs, full and wide delivery driven through the cover

16.2

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, full length ball passes the outside edge as the batsman attemps to drive that to the offside

16.3

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, back off a length delivery defednded to the gully fielder

16.4

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, wide outside off stump batsman leaves that alone

16.5

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, full length delivery outside off stump batsman has a flash and misses kepper cleans up

16.6

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, wide outside off stump batsman leave that alone

End of over 17 (3 runs) Sri Lanka A 61/5
SC Serasinghe    0* (7b)      R McLaren    2-0-5-1
AK Perera    4* (4b)      P Matshikwe    2-0-4-1

17.1

Matshikwe to AK Perera, 3 runs, long half volley driven through mid on

17.2

Matshikwe to Serasinghe, no run, full length ball driven to the short extra cover

17.3

Matshikwe to Serasinghe, no run, full length ball driven to the covers

17.4

Matshikwe to Serasinghe, no run, good length ball squares the batsman up

17.5

Matshikwe to Serasinghe, (no ball) 1 run, drifts o leg stump and is flicked to square leg

17.5

Matshikwe to AK Perera, (no ball) 2 runs, short length ball pulled to the square leg region

17.5

Matshikwe to AK Perera, no run, back off a length defended to point region McLaren cleans up

17.6

Matshikwe to AK Perera, no run, back off a length defended to mid on off the back foot

End of over 18 (8 runs) Sri Lanka A 69/5
AK Perera    9* (8b)      P Matshikwe    3-0-12-1
SC Serasinghe    1* (11b)      R McLaren    2-0-5-1

18.1

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, full and wide outside off batsman man has a flash to it

18.2

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, wide outside off stump batsman leave that alone

18.3

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, good length ball outside off beat the bat on its way through to the keeper

18.4

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, full length delivery outside off stump batsman misses that as he attempts to drive that

18.5

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run

18.6

McLaren to Serasinghe, 1 run, good length ball squares the batsman up and he gets the leading edge to the vacant cover region

End of over 19 (1 run) Sri Lanka A 70/5
SC Serasinghe    2* (17b)      R McLaren    3-0-6-1
AK Perera    9* (8b)      P Matshikwe    3-0-12-1

19.1

Matshikwe to Serasinghe, no run

19.2

Matshikwe to Serasinghe, 1 run

19.3

Matshikwe to AK Perera, 2 runs, full length ball on leg stump is flicked over a jumping mid wicket fielder

19.4

Matshikwe to AK Perera, 1 no ball, full length delivery driven back to the bowler

19.4

Matshikwe to AK Perera, 1 run, back off a length driven to the covers

19.5

Matshikwe to Serasinghe, no run, wide outside off batsman leave that alone

19.6

Matshikwe to Serasinghe, 2 runs, good length ball outside off driven on the up through the covers

End of over 20 (7 runs) Sri Lanka A 77/5
SC Serasinghe    5* (21b)      P Matshikwe    4-0-19-1
AK Perera    12* (11b)      R McLaren    3-0-6-1

20.1

McLaren to AK Perera, no run, full and wide outside off stump batsman misses that

20.2

McLaren to AK Perera, 3 runs, full length delivery batsman needs a minimum feet movement as he drives that through the covers

20.3

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run

20.4

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, leg stump half volley driven to square leg fielder

20.5

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, back off a length punched to the covers

20.6

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, wide outside off stump batsman leaves that alone

End of over 21 (3 runs) Sri Lanka A 80/5
SC Serasinghe    5* (25b)      R McLaren    4-0-9-1
AK Perera    15* (13b)      P Matshikwe    4-0-19-1

21.1

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, no run, back off a length driven to the backward point

21.2

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, no run, back off a length edged to the slips on a bounce

21.3

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, no run, wide outside off stump batsman leaves that alone

21.4

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, no run, great delivery beats the batsman on its way through to the keeper

21.5

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, no run, half volley driven to mid on

21.6

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, no run, short and wide smashed straight to the man at backward point

End of over 22 (maiden) Sri Lanka A 80/5
AK Perera    15* (19b)      RK Kleinveldt    8-2-19-3
SC Serasinghe    5* (25b)      R McLaren    4-0-9-1

22.1

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, full length ball defended back to the bowler

22.2

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, full length ball drifts to leg stump

22.3

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, full length ball on leg stump batsman misses out on that one

22.4

McLaren to Serasinghe, 3 runs, full and wide outside off stump driven square towards the point boundary

22.5

McLaren to AK Perera, no run

22.6

McLaren to AK Perera, 1 run, leg stump half volley driven to deep square leg

End of over 23 (4 runs) Sri Lanka A 84/5
AK Perera    16* (21b)      R McLaren    5-0-13-1
SC Serasinghe    8* (29b)      RK Kleinveldt    8-2-19-3

23.1

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, 1 no ball, BOUNCER batsman attempts an upper cut to that one

23.1

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, no run, back off a length,batsman is up on his toes as he attempts to flicked that to the leg side

23.2

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, no run

23.3

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, 2 runs, drifts to leg stump and is flicked to the square leg region

23.4

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, no run

23.5

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, no run, good length delivery defended to mid wicket

23.6

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, no run, back off a length batsman plays that back to the bowler

End of over 24 (3 runs) Sri Lanka A 87/5
AK Perera    18* (28b)      RK Kleinveldt    9-2-22-3
SC Serasinghe    8* (29b)      R McLaren    5-0-13-1

24.1

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, good delivery beats the outside on its way through to keeper

24.2

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, back off a length delivery defended to the man at backward point

24.3

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, full length delivery driven to square leg

24.4

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, wide outside off stump batsman shoulders arms

24.5

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, wide agin outside off stump batsman is not interested

24.6

McLaren to Serasinghe, no run, full length ball on leg stump batsman flicks that to square leg to finish an event full session

Match State: Lunch - Day 1

End of over 25 (maiden) Sri Lanka A 87/5
SC Serasinghe    8* (35b)      R McLaren    6-1-13-1
AK Perera    18* (28b)      RK Kleinveldt    9-2-22-3

25.1

Parnell to AK Perera, FOUR, back off a length guided past a diving gully fielder

25.2

Parnell to AK Perera, 2 runs, full length ball driven through the cover

25.3

Parnell to AK Perera, no run, back off a length defended to the covers

25.4

Parnell to AK Perera, no run, yorker well dug out by the batsman

25.5

Parnell to AK Perera, 1 run, back off a length batsman is up on his toes as he tucks that around the corner

25.6

Parnell to Serasinghe, no run, full length ball passes the edge through to the keeper

End of over 26 (7 runs) Sri Lanka A 94/5
SC Serasinghe    8* (36b)      WD Parnell    7-1-37-0
AK Perera    25* (33b 1x4)      R McLaren    6-1-13-1

26.1

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, no run, back off a length played to the covers

26.2

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, 2 runs, good length ball slogged just over mid on's head

26.3

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, no run, back off a length driven to the point fielder

26.4

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, no run, full length ball driven to the covers

26.5

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, 2 runs, full length ball driven off the outside half of the bat to the point region

26.6

Kleinveldt to AK Perera, no run, back off a length batsman is up on his toes as he defends that to the covers

End of over 27 (4 runs) Sri Lanka A 98/5
AK Perera    29* (39b 1x4)      RK Kleinveldt    10-2-26-3
SC Serasinghe    8* (36b)      WD Parnell    7-1-37-0

27.1

Parnell to Serasinghe, no run, good length ball left alone outside off stump

27.2

Parnell to Serasinghe, no run, back off a length defended to the covers

27.3

Parnell to Serasinghe, no run, wide outside off stump batsman leaves that one alone

27.4

Parnell to Serasinghe, OUT, short and wide batsman has a wild flash at it but manages to get a top edge to first slip

SC Serasinghe c Rossouw b Parnell 8 (51m 40b 0x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

27.5

Parnell to Kulasekara, 1 leg bye, BOUNCER smashes him in the shoulder as he tries to duck under it

27.6

Parnell to AK Perera, OUT, back off a length batsman has a nibble to it only manages to get an outside edge to it

AK Perera c †Tsolekile b Parnell 29 (61m 40b 1x4 0x6) SR: 72.50

End of over 28 (1 run, wicket maiden) Sri Lanka A 99/7
     WD Parnell    8-2-37-2
CKB Kulasekara    0* (1b)      RK Kleinveldt    10-2-26-3

28.1

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, no run, full outside off stump batsman man flashes and misses

28.2

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, no run, full length delivery driven to mid on Parnell fields

28.3

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, no run, good length ball defended to the covers

28.4

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, no run, good lenght ball beats the outside edge

28.5

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, 3 runs, full length ball driven through down the ground

28.6

Kleinveldt to Prasad, no run

End of over 29 (3 runs) Sri Lanka A 102/7
KTGD Prasad    0* (1b)      RK Kleinveldt    11-2-29-3
CKB Kulasekara    3* (6b)      WD Parnell    8-2-37-2

29.1

Parnell to Kulasekara, no run, good length ball defended to the covers

29.2

Parnell to Kulasekara, no run, BOUNCER batsman gets under that one not very conviencingly though

29.3

Parnell to Kulasekara, 3 runs, over pitches and is driven through the covers

29.4

Parnell to Prasad, (no ball) FOUR, short and wide cut away to the third man region

29.4

Parnell to Prasad, no run

29.5

Parnell to Prasad, no run, back off a length defended to the covers

29.6

Parnell to Prasad, no run

End of over 30 (8 runs) Sri Lanka A 110/7
KTGD Prasad    4* (5b 1x4)      WD Parnell    9-2-45-2
CKB Kulasekara    6* (9b)      RK Kleinveldt    11-2-29-3

30.1

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, no run

30.2

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, no run

30.3

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, 1 run

30.4

Kleinveldt to Prasad, no run

30.5

Kleinveldt to Prasad, no run

30.6

Kleinveldt to Prasad, OUT, good length ball gets an outside edge through to third slip

KTGD Prasad c Elgar b Kleinveldt 4 (15m 8b 1x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

End of over 31 (1 run) Sri Lanka A 111/8
     RK Kleinveldt    12-2-30-4
CKB Kulasekara    7* (12b)      WD Parnell    9-2-45-2

31.1

Parnell to Kulasekara, no run

31.2

Parnell to Kulasekara, no run

31.3

Parnell to Kulasekara, 2 runs

31.4

Parnell to Kulasekara, no run

31.5

Parnell to Kulasekara, no run, back off a length beats the bat on its way through to the keeper

31.6

Parnell to Kulasekara, 1 no ball, good length ball beats the bat on its way through to the keeper

31.6

Parnell to Kulasekara, no run

End of over 32 (3 runs) Sri Lanka A 114/8
CKB Kulasekara    9* (19b)      WD Parnell    10-2-48-2
KG Alvitigala    0* (0b)      RK Kleinveldt    12-2-30-4

32.1

Kleinveldt to Alvitigala, no run

32.2

Kleinveldt to Alvitigala, no run

32.3

Kleinveldt to Alvitigala, 1 run, full length ball driven to the covers

32.4

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, no run, good length ball defended back to the bowler

32.5

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, no run, good length ball outside off stump batsman leaves that alone

32.6

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, 2 runs, back off a length batsman gets an outside half of the bat past gully

End of over 33 (3 runs) Sri Lanka A 117/8
CKB Kulasekara    11* (22b)      RK Kleinveldt    13-2-33-4
KG Alvitigala    1* (3b)      WD Parnell    10-2-48-2

33.1

Parnell to Alvitigala, OUT, good length ball edged through to the keeper who takes a regulation catch

KG Alvitigala c †Tsolekile b Parnell 1 (11m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

33.2

Parnell to Pushpakumara, no run, good length ball edged to gully and dropped

33.3

Parnell to Pushpakumara, no run

33.4

Parnell to Pushpakumara, no run, short length ball batsman is up on his toes as he defends that to the offside

33.5

Parnell to Pushpakumara, no run, full length ball out side off stump beats the bat

33.6

Parnell to Pushpakumara, no run

End of over 34 (wicket maiden) Sri Lanka A 117/9
PM Pushpakumara    0* (5b)      WD Parnell    11-3-48-3
CKB Kulasekara    11* (22b)      RK Kleinveldt    13-2-33-4

34.1

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, no run, back off a length beats the batsman as he tries to smash that through the covers

34.2

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, no run

34.3

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, FOUR, full length ball smahsed over the mid on fielder to the long on boundary

34.4

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, no run

34.5

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, no run, wide outside off stump batsman leaves that alone

34.6

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, no run, BOUNCER batsman sways away from that one

End of over 35 (4 runs) Sri Lanka A 121/9
CKB Kulasekara    15* (28b 1x4)      RK Kleinveldt    14-2-37-4
PM Pushpakumara    0* (5b)      WD Parnell    11-3-48-3

35.1

Parnell to Pushpakumara, no run, back off a length batsman is up on his toes as plays that to the off side

35.2

Parnell to Pushpakumara, no run, good length ball beats the bat outside off stump

35.3

Parnell to Pushpakumara, no run, full length ball driven to the covers

35.4

Parnell to Pushpakumara, no run, short length ball smacks on the glove as he tries as defend that one

35.5

Parnell to Pushpakumara, no run, full and wide outside off goes past the outside edge again

35.6

Parnell to Pushpakumara, no run, full length ball defended to the off side

End of over 36 (maiden) Sri Lanka A 121/9
PM Pushpakumara    0* (11b)      WD Parnell    12-4-48-3
CKB Kulasekara    15* (28b 1x4)      RK Kleinveldt    14-2-37-4

36.1

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, 1 leg bye, full length ball strays onto leg stump

36.2

Kleinveldt to Pushpakumara, FOUR, long half volley driven handsomely down the ground

36.3

Kleinveldt to Pushpakumara, 1 run, good length ball drpped to the covers

36.4

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, FOUR, full length ball lofted over mid off

36.5

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, no run, back off a length delivery played to the man at point

36.6

Kleinveldt to Kulasekara, 1 run, drifts to leg stump and is tucked away to fine leg

Match State: Drinks

End of over 37 (11 runs) Sri Lanka A 132/9
CKB Kulasekara    20* (32b 2x4)      RK Kleinveldt    15-2-47-4
PM Pushpakumara    5* (13b 1x4)      WD Parnell    12-4-48-3

37.1

Parnell to Kulasekara, no run

37.2

Parnell to Kulasekara, 2 runs, good length ball driven to the covers an over throw results in the second run

37.3

Parnell to Kulasekara, FOUR, short and wide shashed away over the slip corden to the third man boundary

37.4

Parnell to Kulasekara, no run

37.5

Parnell to Kulasekara, 1 run, short length ball pulled away to fine leg

37.6

Parnell to Pushpakumara, FOUR, short and wide delivery guide through the slips to the third man boundary

End of over 38 (11 runs) Sri Lanka A 143/9
PM Pushpakumara    9* (14b 2x4)      WD Parnell    13-4-59-3
CKB Kulasekara    27* (37b 3x4)      RK Kleinveldt    15-2-47-4

38.1

McLaren to Kulasekara, no run

38.2

McLaren to Kulasekara, 2 runs, back off a length and slogged away to mid wicket

38.3

McLaren to Kulasekara, no run, full and wide batsman has a swing at it and misses

38.4

McLaren to Kulasekara, FOUR, full and wide batsman has a wild swing at it and gets an outside edge over the slips

38.5

McLaren to Kulasekara, no run, BOUNCER is way too short and the batsman doesn't have to play at that

38.6

McLaren to Kulasekara, 1 leg bye

End of over 39 (7 runs) Sri Lanka A 150/9
CKB Kulasekara    33* (43b 4x4)      R McLaren    7-1-19-1
PM Pushpakumara    9* (14b 2x4)      WD Parnell    13-4-59-3

39.1

Parnell to Kulasekara, no run

39.2

Parnell to Kulasekara, FOUR, full length ball smashed down the ground

39.3

Parnell to Kulasekara, FOUR, short length ball pulled square to the square boundary

39.4

Parnell to Kulasekara, FOUR, full length smashed away to the square leg boundary

39.5

Parnell to Kulasekara, 1 wide

39.5

Parnell to Kulasekara, no run

39.6

Parnell to Kulasekara, no run

End of over 40 (13 runs) Sri Lanka A 163/9
CKB Kulasekara    45* (49b 7x4)      WD Parnell    14-4-72-3
PM Pushpakumara    9* (14b 2x4)      R McLaren    7-1-19-1

40.1

McLaren to Pushpakumara, 1 leg bye

40.2

McLaren to Kulasekara, no run, good length ball batsman has a wild swing at it and misses

40.3

McLaren to Kulasekara, FOUR, full length ball smashed down the ground

40.4

McLaren to Kulasekara, 2 runs

40.5

McLaren to Kulasekara, no run

40.6

McLaren to Kulasekara, OUT, good length ball top edged to square where its well caught by Tahir

CKB Kulasekara c Imran Tahir b McLaren 51 (72m 54b 8x4 0x6) SR: 94.44

Match State: Innings Break

End of over 41 (7 runs) Sri Lanka A 170/10
     R McLaren    8-1-25-2
PM Pushpakumara    9* (15b 2x4)      WD Parnell    14-4-72-3
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