India tour of Sri Lanka, 2001 / Commentary

India in Sri Lanka Test Series - 1st Test

Sri Lanka v India

Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

50.1

Fernando to Das, no run

50.2

Fernando to Das, 1 run

50.3

Fernando to Das, no run

50.4

Fernando to Das, no run

50.5

Fernando to Das, no run

50.6

Fernando to Das, no run

End of over 51 (1 run) India 89/1
SS Das    34* (152b)      CRD Fernando    13-3-22-0
M Kaif    6* (33b)      M Muralitharan    14-4-22-1

51.1

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

51.2

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

51.3

Muralitharan to Kaif, 1 run

51.4

Muralitharan to Das, no run

51.5

Muralitharan to Das, no run

51.6

Muralitharan to Das, FOUR

End of over 52 (5 runs) India 94/1
SS Das    38* (155b 1x4)      M Muralitharan    15-4-27-1
M Kaif    7* (36b)      CRD Fernando    13-3-22-0

52.1

Fernando to Kaif, no run

52.2

Fernando to Kaif, no run

52.3

Fernando to Kaif, no run

52.4

Fernando to Kaif, no run

52.5

Fernando to Kaif, no run

52.6

Fernando to Kaif, no run

End of over 53 (maiden) India 94/1
M Kaif    7* (42b)      CRD Fernando    14-4-22-0
SS Das    38* (155b 1x4)      M Muralitharan    15-4-27-1

53.1

Vaas to Das, no run

53.2

Vaas to Das, no run

53.3

Vaas to Das, no run

53.4

Vaas to Das, no run

53.5

Vaas to Das, no run

53.6

Vaas to Das, no run

End of over 54 (maiden) India 94/1
SS Das    38* (161b 1x4)      WPUJC Vaas    10-5-19-0
M Kaif    7* (42b)      CRD Fernando    14-4-22-0

54.1

Fernando to Kaif, no run

54.2

Fernando to Kaif, no run

54.3

Fernando to Kaif, no run

54.4

Fernando to Kaif, 1 run

54.5

Fernando to Das, no run

54.6

Fernando to Das, no run

End of over 55 (1 run) India 95/1
SS Das    38* (163b 1x4)      CRD Fernando    15-4-23-0
M Kaif    8* (46b)      WPUJC Vaas    10-5-19-0

55.1

Vaas to Kaif, no run

55.2

Vaas to Kaif, no run

55.3

Vaas to Kaif, no run

55.4

Vaas to Kaif, no run

55.5

Vaas to Kaif, no run

55.6

Vaas to Kaif, no run

End of over 56 (maiden) India 95/1
M Kaif    8* (52b)      WPUJC Vaas    11-6-19-0
SS Das    38* (163b 1x4)      CRD Fernando    15-4-23-0

56.1

Muralitharan to Das, 1 run

56.2

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

56.3

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

56.4

Muralitharan to Kaif, 2 runs

56.5

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

56.6

Muralitharan to Kaif, 1 run

End of over 57 (4 runs) India 99/1
M Kaif    11* (57b)      M Muralitharan    16-4-31-1
SS Das    39* (164b 1x4)      WPUJC Vaas    11-6-19-0

57.1

Vaas to Kaif, no run

57.2

Vaas to Kaif, no run

57.3

Vaas to Kaif, 1 run

57.4

Vaas to Das, no run

57.5

Vaas to Das, 1 no ball

57.5

Vaas to Das, no run

57.6

Vaas to Das, 1 run

End of over 58 (3 runs) India 102/1
SS Das    40* (168b 1x4)      WPUJC Vaas    12-6-22-0
M Kaif    12* (60b)      M Muralitharan    16-4-31-1

58.1

ASA Perera to Das, 1 leg bye

58.2

ASA Perera to Kaif, 2 runs

58.3

ASA Perera to Kaif, no run

58.4

ASA Perera to Kaif, no run

58.5

ASA Perera to Kaif, no run

58.6

ASA Perera to Kaif, no run

End of over 59 (3 runs) India 105/1
M Kaif    14* (65b)      ASA Perera    8-0-22-0
SS Das    40* (169b 1x4)      WPUJC Vaas    12-6-22-0

59.1

Vaas to Das, OUT

SS Das c Jayasuriya b Vaas 40 (252m 170b 1x4 0x6) SR: 23.52

59.2

Vaas to Dravid, no run

59.3

Vaas to Dravid, no run

59.4

Vaas to Dravid, no run

59.5

Vaas to Dravid, no run

59.6

Vaas to Dravid, no run

End of over 60 (wicket maiden) India 105/2
R Dravid    0* (5b)      WPUJC Vaas    13-7-22-1
M Kaif    14* (65b)      ASA Perera    8-0-22-0

60.1

ASA Perera to Kaif, no run

60.2

ASA Perera to Kaif, no run

60.3

ASA Perera to Kaif, no run

60.4

ASA Perera to Kaif, 1 run

60.5

ASA Perera to Dravid, 1 run

60.6

ASA Perera to Kaif, 1 no ball

60.6

ASA Perera to Kaif, no run

End of over 61 (3 runs) India 108/2
M Kaif    15* (71b)      ASA Perera    9-0-25-0
R Dravid    1* (6b)      WPUJC Vaas    13-7-22-1

61.1

Vaas to Dravid, no run

61.2

Vaas to Dravid, no run

61.3

Vaas to Dravid, no run

61.4

Vaas to Dravid, no run

61.5

Vaas to Dravid, 2 runs

61.6

Vaas to Dravid, 1 run

End of over 62 (3 runs) India 111/2
R Dravid    4* (12b)      WPUJC Vaas    14-7-25-1
M Kaif    15* (71b)      ASA Perera    9-0-25-0

62.1

ASA Perera to Dravid, FOUR

62.2

ASA Perera to Dravid, no run

62.3

ASA Perera to Dravid, no run

62.4

ASA Perera to Dravid, 1 run

62.5

ASA Perera to Kaif, no run

62.6

ASA Perera to Kaif, no run

End of over 63 (5 runs) India 116/2
M Kaif    15* (73b)      ASA Perera    10-0-30-0
R Dravid    9* (16b 1x4)      WPUJC Vaas    14-7-25-1

63.1

Vaas to Dravid, 1 run

63.2

Vaas to Kaif, no run

63.3

Vaas to Kaif, no run

63.4

Vaas to Kaif, no run

63.5

Vaas to Kaif, no run

63.6

Vaas to Kaif, no run

End of over 64 (1 run) India 117/2
M Kaif    15* (78b)      WPUJC Vaas    15-7-26-1
R Dravid    10* (17b 1x4)      ASA Perera    10-0-30-0

64.1

Fernando to Dravid, no run

64.2

Fernando to Dravid, 1 run

64.3

Fernando to Kaif, no run

64.4

Fernando to Kaif, no run

64.5

Fernando to Kaif, no run

64.6

Fernando to Kaif, no run

End of over 65 (1 run) India 118/2
M Kaif    15* (82b)      CRD Fernando    16-4-24-0
R Dravid    11* (19b 1x4)      WPUJC Vaas    15-7-26-1

65.1

Vaas to Dravid, 1 run

65.2

Vaas to Kaif, 2 runs

65.3

Vaas to Kaif, no run

65.4

Vaas to Kaif, no run

65.5

Vaas to Kaif, no run

65.6

Vaas to Kaif, no run

End of over 66 (3 runs) India 121/2
M Kaif    17* (87b)      WPUJC Vaas    16-7-29-1
R Dravid    12* (20b 1x4)      CRD Fernando    16-4-24-0

66.1

Fernando to Dravid, no run

66.2

Fernando to Dravid, no run

66.3

Fernando to Dravid, no run

66.4

Fernando to Dravid, no run

66.5

Fernando to Dravid, no run

66.6

Fernando to Dravid, no run

End of over 67 (maiden) India 121/2
R Dravid    12* (26b 1x4)      CRD Fernando    17-5-24-0
M Kaif    17* (87b)      WPUJC Vaas    16-7-29-1

67.1

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

67.2

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

67.3

Muralitharan to Kaif, 2 runs

67.4

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

67.5

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

67.6

Muralitharan to Kaif, 1 run

End of over 68 (3 runs) India 124/2
M Kaif    20* (93b)      M Muralitharan    17-4-34-1
R Dravid    12* (26b 1x4)      CRD Fernando    17-5-24-0

68.1

Fernando to Kaif, no run

68.2

Fernando to Kaif, no run

68.3

Fernando to Kaif, no run

68.4

Fernando to Kaif, no run

68.5

Fernando to Kaif, no run

68.6

Fernando to Kaif, no run

End of over 69 (maiden) India 124/2
M Kaif    20* (99b)      CRD Fernando    18-6-24-0
R Dravid    12* (26b 1x4)      M Muralitharan    17-4-34-1

69.1

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run

69.2

Muralitharan to Dravid, OUT

R Dravid c Arnold b Muralitharan 12 (42m 28b 1x4 0x6) SR: 42.85

69.3

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

69.4

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

69.5

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

69.6

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

End of over 70 (wicket maiden) India 124/3
SC Ganguly    0* (4b)      M Muralitharan    18-5-34-2
M Kaif    20* (99b)      CRD Fernando    18-6-24-0

70.1

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

70.2

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

70.3

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

70.4

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

70.5

PDRL Perera to Kaif, 1 no ball

70.5

PDRL Perera to Kaif, 3 runs

70.6

PDRL Perera to Ganguly, 1 run

End of over 71 (5 runs) India 129/3
SC Ganguly    1* (5b)      PDRL Perera    9-4-11-0
M Kaif    23* (105b)      M Muralitharan    18-5-34-2

71.1

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

71.2

Muralitharan to Ganguly, 1 run

71.3

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

71.4

Muralitharan to Kaif, 1 run

71.5

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

71.6

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

End of over 72 (2 runs) India 131/3
SC Ganguly    2* (9b)      M Muralitharan    19-5-36-2
M Kaif    24* (107b)      PDRL Perera    9-4-11-0

72.1

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

72.2

PDRL Perera to Kaif, FOUR

72.3

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

72.4

PDRL Perera to Kaif, 3 runs

72.5

PDRL Perera to Ganguly, 1 run

72.6

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

End of over 73 (8 runs) India 139/3
M Kaif    31* (112b 1x4)      PDRL Perera    10-4-19-0
SC Ganguly    3* (10b)      M Muralitharan    19-5-36-2

73.1

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

73.2

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

73.3

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

73.4

Muralitharan to Ganguly, 2 runs

73.5

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

73.6

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

End of over 74 (2 runs) India 141/3
SC Ganguly    5* (16b)      M Muralitharan    20-5-38-2
M Kaif    31* (112b 1x4)      PDRL Perera    10-4-19-0

74.1

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

74.2

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

74.3

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

74.4

PDRL Perera to Kaif, 1 no ball

74.4

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

74.5

PDRL Perera to Kaif, FOUR

74.6

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

End of over 75 (5 runs) India 146/3
M Kaif    35* (119b 2x4)      PDRL Perera    11-4-24-0
SC Ganguly    5* (16b)      M Muralitharan    20-5-38-2

75.1

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

75.2

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

75.3

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

75.4

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

75.5

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

75.6

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

End of over 76 (maiden) India 146/3
SC Ganguly    5* (22b)      M Muralitharan    21-6-38-2
M Kaif    35* (119b 2x4)      PDRL Perera    11-4-24-0

76.1

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

76.2

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

76.3

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

76.4

PDRL Perera to Kaif, 1 no ball

76.4

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

76.5

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

76.6

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

End of over 77 (1 run) India 147/3
M Kaif    35* (126b 2x4)      PDRL Perera    12-4-25-0
SC Ganguly    5* (22b)      M Muralitharan    21-6-38-2

77.1

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

77.2

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

77.3

Muralitharan to Ganguly, 2 runs

77.4

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

77.5

Muralitharan to Ganguly, 1 run

77.6

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

End of over 78 (3 runs) India 150/3
M Kaif    35* (127b 2x4)      M Muralitharan    22-6-41-2
SC Ganguly    8* (27b)      PDRL Perera    12-4-25-0

78.1

ASA Perera to Ganguly, 1 run

78.2

ASA Perera to Kaif, no run

78.3

ASA Perera to Kaif, 1 run

78.4

ASA Perera to Ganguly, no run

78.5

ASA Perera to Ganguly, no run

78.6

ASA Perera to Ganguly, no run

End of over 79 (2 runs) India 152/3
SC Ganguly    9* (31b)      ASA Perera    11-0-32-0
M Kaif    36* (129b 2x4)      M Muralitharan    22-6-41-2

79.1

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

79.2

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

79.3

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

79.4

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

79.5

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

79.6

Muralitharan to Kaif, 1 run

End of over 80 (1 run) India 153/3
M Kaif    37* (135b 2x4)      M Muralitharan    23-6-42-2
SC Ganguly    9* (31b)      ASA Perera    11-0-32-0

80.1

ASA Perera to Kaif, no run

80.2

ASA Perera to Kaif, no run

80.3

ASA Perera to Kaif, 1 leg bye

80.4

ASA Perera to Ganguly, 1 run

80.5

ASA Perera to Kaif, no run

80.6

ASA Perera to Kaif, no run

End of over 81 (2 runs) India 155/3
M Kaif    37* (140b 2x4)      ASA Perera    12-0-33-0
SC Ganguly    10* (32b)      M Muralitharan    23-6-42-2

81.1

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

81.2

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

81.3

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

81.4

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

81.5

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

81.6

Muralitharan to Ganguly, no run

End of over 82 (maiden) India 155/3
SC Ganguly    10* (38b)      M Muralitharan    24-7-42-2
M Kaif    37* (140b 2x4)      ASA Perera    12-0-33-0

82.1

Fernando to Kaif, no run

82.2

Fernando to Kaif, no run

82.3

Fernando to Kaif, no run

82.4

Fernando to Kaif, OUT

M Kaif b Fernando 37 (172m 144b 2x4 0x6) SR: 25.69

82.5

Fernando to Badani, no run

82.6

Fernando to Badani, FOUR

End of over 83 (4 runs) India 159/4
HK Badani    4* (2b 1x4)      CRD Fernando    19-6-28-1
SC Ganguly    10* (38b)      M Muralitharan    24-7-42-2

83.1

Vaas to Ganguly, no run

83.2

Vaas to Ganguly, no run

83.3

Vaas to Ganguly, no run

83.4

Vaas to Ganguly, no run

83.5

Vaas to Ganguly, no run

83.6

Vaas to Ganguly, no run

End of over 84 (maiden) India 159/4
SC Ganguly    10* (44b)      WPUJC Vaas    17-8-29-1
HK Badani    4* (2b 1x4)      CRD Fernando    19-6-28-1

84.1

Fernando to Badani, 2 runs

84.2

Fernando to Badani, no run

84.3

Fernando to Badani, no run

84.4

Fernando to Badani, OUT

HK Badani c †Sangakkara b Fernando 6 (10m 6b 1x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

84.5

Fernando to Dighe, no run

84.6

Fernando to Dighe, 2 runs

End of over 85 (4 runs) India 163/5
SS Dighe    2* (2b)      CRD Fernando    20-6-32-2
SC Ganguly    10* (44b)      WPUJC Vaas    17-8-29-1

85.1

Vaas to Ganguly, no run

85.2

Vaas to Ganguly, no run

85.3

Vaas to Ganguly, no run

85.4

Vaas to Ganguly, no run

85.5

Vaas to Ganguly, no run

85.6

Vaas to Ganguly, no run

End of over 86 (maiden) India 163/5
SC Ganguly    10* (50b)      WPUJC Vaas    18-9-29-1
SS Dighe    2* (2b)      CRD Fernando    20-6-32-2

86.1

Fernando to Dighe, no run

86.2

Fernando to Dighe, 4 byes

86.3

Fernando to Dighe, 3 runs

86.4

Fernando to Ganguly, no run

86.5

Fernando to Ganguly, no run

86.6

Fernando to Ganguly, no run

End of over 87 (7 runs) India 170/5
SC Ganguly    10* (53b)      CRD Fernando    21-6-35-2
SS Dighe    5* (5b)      WPUJC Vaas    18-9-29-1

87.1

Vaas to Dighe, 1 run

87.2

Vaas to Ganguly, no run

87.3

Vaas to Ganguly, no run

87.4

Vaas to Ganguly, no run

87.5

Vaas to Ganguly, 3 runs

87.6

Vaas to Dighe, no run

End of over 88 (4 runs) India 174/5
SS Dighe    6* (7b)      WPUJC Vaas    19-9-33-1
SC Ganguly    13* (57b)      CRD Fernando    21-6-35-2

88.1

Fernando to Ganguly, 2 runs

88.2

Fernando to Ganguly, no run

88.3

Fernando to Ganguly, OUT

SC Ganguly c †Sangakkara b Fernando 15 (86m 60b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

88.4

Fernando to Srinath, no run

88.5

Fernando to Srinath, 1 wide

88.5

Fernando to Srinath, no run

88.6

Fernando to Srinath, no run

End of over 89 (3 runs) India 177/6
J Srinath    0* (3b)      CRD Fernando    22-6-38-3
SS Dighe    6* (7b)      WPUJC Vaas    19-9-33-1

89.1

Vaas to Dighe, no run

89.2

Vaas to Dighe, no run

89.3

Vaas to Dighe, no run

89.4

Vaas to Dighe, no run

89.5

Vaas to Dighe, no run

89.6

Vaas to Dighe, no run

End of over 90 (maiden) India 177/6
SS Dighe    6* (13b)      WPUJC Vaas    20-10-33-1
J Srinath    0* (3b)      CRD Fernando    22-6-38-3

90.1

Fernando to Srinath, no run

90.2

Fernando to Harbhajan Singh, no run

90.3

Fernando to Harbhajan Singh, no run

90.4

Fernando to Harbhajan Singh, FOUR

90.5

Fernando to Harbhajan Singh, no run

90.6

Fernando to Harbhajan Singh, no run

90.7

Fernando to Harbhajan Singh, OUT

Harbhajan Singh b Fernando 4 (4m 6b 1x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

End of over 91 (4 runs) India 181/7
     CRD Fernando    23-6-42-4
J Srinath    0* (4b)      WPUJC Vaas    20-10-33-1

91.1

Vaas to Dighe, (no ball) 2 runs

91.1

Vaas to Dighe, no run

91.2

Vaas to Dighe, 1 run

91.3

Vaas to Khan, no run

91.4

Vaas to Khan, no run

91.5

Vaas to Khan, no run

91.6

Vaas to Khan, no run

End of over 92 (4 runs) India 185/7
Z Khan    0* (4b)      WPUJC Vaas    21-10-37-1
SS Dighe    9* (16b)      CRD Fernando    23-6-42-4

92.1

Fernando to Dighe, OUT

SS Dighe c †Sangakkara b Fernando 9 (39m 17b 0x4 0x6) SR: 52.94

92.2

Fernando to Prasad, no run

92.3

Fernando to Prasad, no run

92.4

Fernando to Prasad, 1 leg bye

92.5

Fernando to Khan, no run

92.6

Fernando to Khan, no run

End of over 93 (1 run, wicket maiden) India 186/8
Z Khan    0* (6b)      CRD Fernando    24-7-42-5
BKV Prasad    0* (3b)      WPUJC Vaas    21-10-37-1

93.1

Vaas to Prasad, no run

93.2

Vaas to Prasad, no run

93.3

Vaas to Prasad, no run

93.4

Vaas to Prasad, no run

93.5

Vaas to Prasad, 1 no ball

93.5

Vaas to Prasad, no run

93.6

Vaas to Prasad, no run

End of over 94 (1 run) India 187/8
BKV Prasad    0* (10b)      WPUJC Vaas    22-10-38-1
Z Khan    0* (6b)      CRD Fernando    24-7-42-5

94.1

Fernando to Khan, no run

94.2

Fernando to Khan, no run

94.3

Fernando to Khan, no run

94.4

Fernando to Khan, no run

94.5

Fernando to Khan, no run

94.6

Fernando to Khan, no run

End of over 95 (maiden) India 187/8
Z Khan    0* (12b)      CRD Fernando    25-8-42-5
BKV Prasad    0* (10b)      WPUJC Vaas    22-10-38-1

95.1

Muralitharan to Prasad, no run

95.2

Muralitharan to Prasad, no run

95.3

Muralitharan to Prasad, OUT

BKV Prasad b Muralitharan 0 (15m 13b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

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Series Results
Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (SSC) - Aug 29-Sep 2, 2001
Sri Lanka won by an innings and 77 runs
Sri Lanka v India at Kandy - Aug 22-25, 2001
India won by 7 wickets
Sri Lanka v India at Galle - Aug 14-17, 2001
Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets
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Aug 17, 2001

17 August 2001: India in Sri Lanka 2001, 1st Test, Sri Lanka v India, Galle International Stadium, 14-18 August 2001, (Day 4)

Jayasuriya congratulates Muralitharan for yet another five wicket haul

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Aug 17, 2001

17 August 2001: India in Sri Lanka 2001, 1st Test, Sri Lanka v India, Galle International Stadium, 14-18 August 2001, (Day 4)

Rahul Dravid in action during his defiant unbeaten knock

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