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

0.1

Vaas to Das, no run

0.2

Vaas to Das, no run

0.3

Vaas to Das, no run

0.4

Vaas to Das, no run

0.5

Vaas to Das, no run

0.6

Vaas to Das, no run

End of over 1 (maiden) India 0/0
SS Das    0* (6b)      WPUJC Vaas    1-1-0-0
   0* (0b)     

1.1

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

1.2

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

1.3

Fernando to Ramesh, 1 run

1.4

Fernando to Das, no run

1.5

Fernando to Das, no run

1.6

Fernando to Das, no run

End of over 2 (1 run) India 1/0
SS Das    0* (9b)      CRD Fernando    1-0-1-0
S Ramesh    1* (3b)      WPUJC Vaas    1-1-0-0

2.1

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

2.2

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

2.3

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

2.4

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

2.5

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

2.6

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

End of over 3 (maiden) India 1/0
S Ramesh    1* (9b)      WPUJC Vaas    2-2-0-0
SS Das    0* (9b)      CRD Fernando    1-0-1-0

3.1

Fernando to Das, no run

3.2

Fernando to Das, no run

3.3

Fernando to Das, no run

3.4

Fernando to Das, no run

3.5

Fernando to Das, no run

3.6

Fernando to Das, no run

End of over 4 (maiden) India 1/0
SS Das    0* (15b)      CRD Fernando    2-1-1-0
S Ramesh    1* (9b)      WPUJC Vaas    2-2-0-0

4.1

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

4.2

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

4.3

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

4.4

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

4.5

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

4.6

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

End of over 5 (maiden) India 1/0
S Ramesh    1* (15b)      WPUJC Vaas    3-3-0-0
SS Das    0* (15b)      CRD Fernando    2-1-1-0

5.1

Fernando to Das, no run

5.2

Fernando to Das, no run

5.3

Fernando to Das, 1 no ball

5.3

Fernando to Das, no run

5.4

Fernando to Das, no run

5.5

Fernando to Das, no run

5.6

Fernando to Das, no run

End of over 6 (1 run) India 2/0
SS Das    0* (22b)      CRD Fernando    3-1-2-0
S Ramesh    1* (15b)      WPUJC Vaas    3-3-0-0

6.1

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

6.2

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

6.3

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

6.4

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

6.5

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

6.6

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

End of over 7 (maiden) India 2/0
S Ramesh    1* (21b)      WPUJC Vaas    4-4-0-0
SS Das    0* (22b)      CRD Fernando    3-1-2-0

7.1

Fernando to Das, no run

7.2

Fernando to Das, 1 run

7.3

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

7.4

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

7.5

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

7.6

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

End of over 8 (1 run) India 3/0
S Ramesh    1* (25b)      CRD Fernando    4-1-3-0
SS Das    1* (24b)      WPUJC Vaas    4-4-0-0

8.1

Vaas to Das, no run

8.2

Vaas to Das, no run

8.3

Vaas to Das, 1 run

8.4

Vaas to Ramesh, 1 run

8.5

Vaas to Das, no run

8.6

Vaas to Das, no run

End of over 9 (2 runs) India 5/0
SS Das    2* (29b)      WPUJC Vaas    5-4-2-0
S Ramesh    2* (26b)      CRD Fernando    4-1-3-0

9.1

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

9.2

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

9.3

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

9.4

Fernando to Ramesh, 1 run

9.5

Fernando to Das, no run

9.6

Fernando to Das, no run

End of over 10 (1 run) India 6/0
SS Das    2* (31b)      CRD Fernando    5-1-4-0
S Ramesh    3* (30b)      WPUJC Vaas    5-4-2-0

10.1

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

10.2

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

10.3

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

10.4

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

10.5

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

10.6

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

End of over 11 (maiden) India 6/0
S Ramesh    3* (36b)      PDRL Perera    1-1-0-0
SS Das    2* (31b)      CRD Fernando    5-1-4-0

11.1

Fernando to Das, no run

11.2

Fernando to Das, no run

11.3

Fernando to Das, no run

11.4

Fernando to Das, no run

11.5

Fernando to Das, no run

11.6

Fernando to Das, no run

End of over 12 (maiden) India 6/0
SS Das    2* (37b)      CRD Fernando    6-2-4-0
S Ramesh    3* (36b)      PDRL Perera    1-1-0-0

12.1

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

12.2

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

12.3

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

12.4

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

12.5

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

12.6

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

End of over 13 (maiden) India 6/0
S Ramesh    3* (42b)      PDRL Perera    2-2-0-0
SS Das    2* (37b)      CRD Fernando    6-2-4-0

13.1

Fernando to Das, no run

13.2

Fernando to Das, no run

13.3

Fernando to Das, no run

13.4

Fernando to Das, 1 run

13.5

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

13.6

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

End of over 14 (1 run) India 7/0
S Ramesh    3* (44b)      CRD Fernando    7-2-5-0
SS Das    3* (41b)      PDRL Perera    2-2-0-0

14.1

PDRL Perera to Das, no run

14.2

PDRL Perera to Das, 2 runs

14.3

PDRL Perera to Das, no run

14.4

PDRL Perera to Das, no run

14.5

PDRL Perera to Das, no run

14.6

PDRL Perera to Das, no run

End of over 15 (2 runs) India 9/0
SS Das    5* (47b)      PDRL Perera    3-2-2-0
S Ramesh    3* (44b)      CRD Fernando    7-2-5-0

15.1

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

15.2

Muralitharan to Ramesh, 2 runs

15.3

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

15.4

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

15.5

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

15.6

Muralitharan to Ramesh, 1 run

End of over 16 (3 runs) India 12/0
S Ramesh    6* (50b)      M Muralitharan    1-0-3-0
SS Das    5* (47b)      PDRL Perera    3-2-2-0

16.1

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

16.2

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

16.3

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

16.4

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

16.5

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

16.6

PDRL Perera to Ramesh, no run

End of over 17 (maiden) India 12/0
S Ramesh    6* (56b)      PDRL Perera    4-3-2-0
SS Das    5* (47b)      M Muralitharan    1-0-3-0

17.1

Muralitharan to Das, no run

17.2

Muralitharan to Das, no run

17.3

Muralitharan to Das, no run

17.4

Muralitharan to Das, no run

17.5

Muralitharan to Das, no run

17.6

Muralitharan to Das, no run

End of over 18 (maiden) India 12/0
SS Das    5* (53b)      M Muralitharan    2-1-3-0
S Ramesh    6* (56b)      PDRL Perera    4-3-2-0

18.1

ASA Perera to Ramesh, 2 runs

18.2

ASA Perera to Ramesh, no run

18.3

ASA Perera to Ramesh, 1 run

18.4

ASA Perera to Das, 1 run

18.5

ASA Perera to Ramesh, no run

18.6

ASA Perera to Ramesh, no run

End of over 19 (4 runs) India 16/0
S Ramesh    9* (61b)      ASA Perera    1-0-4-0
SS Das    6* (54b)      M Muralitharan    2-1-3-0

19.1

Muralitharan to Das, no run

19.2

Muralitharan to Das, no run

19.3

Muralitharan to Das, no run

19.4

Muralitharan to Das, no run

19.5

Muralitharan to Das, no run

19.6

Muralitharan to Das, 1 run

End of over 20 (1 run) India 17/0
SS Das    7* (60b)      M Muralitharan    3-1-4-0
S Ramesh    9* (61b)      ASA Perera    1-0-4-0

20.1

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

20.2

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

20.3

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

20.4

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

20.5

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

20.6

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

End of over 21 (maiden) India 17/0
S Ramesh    9* (67b)      CRD Fernando    8-3-5-0
SS Das    7* (60b)      M Muralitharan    3-1-4-0

21.1

Vaas to Das, no run

21.2

Vaas to Das, 1 no ball

21.2

Vaas to Das, no run

21.3

Vaas to Das, no run

21.4

Vaas to Das, 1 no ball

21.4

Vaas to Das, no run

21.5

Vaas to Das, no run

21.6

Vaas to Das, no run

End of over 22 (2 runs) India 19/0
SS Das    7* (68b)      WPUJC Vaas    6-4-4-0
S Ramesh    9* (67b)      CRD Fernando    8-3-5-0

22.1

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

22.2

Fernando to Ramesh, 1 run

22.3

Fernando to Das, no run

22.4

Fernando to Das, no run

22.5

Fernando to Das, no run

22.6

Fernando to Das, 1 no ball

22.6

Fernando to Das, 2 runs

End of over 23 (4 runs) India 23/0
SS Das    9* (73b)      CRD Fernando    9-3-9-0
S Ramesh    10* (69b)      WPUJC Vaas    6-4-4-0

23.1

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

23.2

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

23.3

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

23.4

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

23.5

Vaas to Ramesh, 1 run

23.6

Vaas to Das, 3 runs

End of over 24 (4 runs) India 27/0
SS Das    12* (74b)      WPUJC Vaas    7-4-8-0
S Ramesh    11* (74b)      CRD Fernando    9-3-9-0

24.1

Fernando to Das, no run

24.2

Fernando to Das, no run

24.3

Fernando to Das, no run

24.4

Fernando to Das, no run

24.5

Fernando to Das, no run

24.6

Fernando to Das, 3 runs

End of over 25 (3 runs) India 30/0
SS Das    15* (80b)      CRD Fernando    10-3-12-0
S Ramesh    11* (74b)      WPUJC Vaas    7-4-8-0

25.1

Vaas to Das, no run

25.2

Vaas to Das, no run

25.3

Vaas to Das, 1 run

25.4

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

25.5

Vaas to Ramesh, 3 runs

25.6

Vaas to Das, no run

End of over 26 (4 runs) India 34/0
SS Das    16* (84b)      WPUJC Vaas    8-4-12-0
S Ramesh    14* (76b)      CRD Fernando    10-3-12-0

26.1

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

26.2

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

26.3

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

26.4

Fernando to Ramesh, 3 runs

26.5

Fernando to Das, 1 run

26.6

Fernando to Das, no run

End of over 27 (4 runs) India 38/0
SS Das    17* (86b)      CRD Fernando    11-3-16-0
S Ramesh    17* (80b)      WPUJC Vaas    8-4-12-0

27.1

Vaas to Ramesh, FOUR

27.2

Vaas to Ramesh, 2 runs

27.3

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

27.4

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

27.5

Vaas to Ramesh, no run

27.6

Vaas to Ramesh, 1 run

End of over 28 (7 runs) India 45/0
S Ramesh    24* (86b 1x4)      WPUJC Vaas    9-4-19-0
SS Das    17* (86b)      CRD Fernando    11-3-16-0

28.1

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

28.2

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

28.3

Fernando to Ramesh, no run

28.4

Fernando to Ramesh, FOUR

28.5

Fernando to Ramesh, 1 run

28.6

Fernando to Das, no run

End of over 29 (5 runs) India 50/0
SS Das    17* (87b)      CRD Fernando    12-3-21-0
S Ramesh    29* (91b 2x4)      WPUJC Vaas    9-4-19-0

29.1

Muralitharan to Ramesh, 2 runs

29.2

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

29.3

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

29.4

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

29.5

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

29.6

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

End of over 30 (2 runs) India 52/0
S Ramesh    31* (97b 2x4)      M Muralitharan    4-1-6-0
SS Das    17* (87b)      CRD Fernando    12-3-21-0

30.1

ASA Perera to Das, no run

30.2

ASA Perera to Das, no run

30.3

ASA Perera to Das, 2 runs

30.4

ASA Perera to Das, no run

30.5

ASA Perera to Das, no run

30.6

ASA Perera to Das, 1 run

End of over 31 (3 runs) India 55/0
SS Das    20* (93b)      ASA Perera    2-0-7-0
S Ramesh    31* (97b 2x4)      M Muralitharan    4-1-6-0

31.1

Muralitharan to Das, 1 run

31.2

Muralitharan to Das, no run

31.3

Muralitharan to Das, no run

31.4

Muralitharan to Das, no run

31.5

Muralitharan to Das, no run

31.6

Muralitharan to Das, no run

End of over 32 (1 run) India 56/0
SS Das    21* (99b)      M Muralitharan    5-1-7-0
S Ramesh    31* (97b 2x4)      ASA Perera    2-0-7-0

32.1

ASA Perera to Ramesh, no run

32.2

ASA Perera to Ramesh, 1 no ball

32.2

ASA Perera to Ramesh, no run

32.3

ASA Perera to Ramesh, no run

32.4

ASA Perera to Ramesh, no run

32.5

ASA Perera to Ramesh, no run

32.6

ASA Perera to Ramesh, 2 runs

End of over 33 (3 runs) India 59/0
S Ramesh    33* (104b 2x4)      ASA Perera    3-0-10-0
SS Das    21* (99b)      M Muralitharan    5-1-7-0

33.1

Muralitharan to Das, no run

33.2

Muralitharan to Das, no run

33.3

Muralitharan to Das, no run

33.4

Muralitharan to Das, no run

33.5

Muralitharan to Das, no run

33.6

Muralitharan to Das, no run

End of over 34 (maiden) India 59/0
SS Das    21* (105b)      M Muralitharan    6-2-7-0
S Ramesh    33* (104b 2x4)      ASA Perera    3-0-10-0

34.1

ASA Perera to Ramesh, no run

34.2

ASA Perera to Ramesh, no run

34.3

ASA Perera to Ramesh, 1 no ball

34.3

ASA Perera to Ramesh, 1 run

34.4

ASA Perera to Das, 2 runs

34.5

ASA Perera to Das, no run

34.6

ASA Perera to Das, no run

End of over 35 (4 runs) India 63/0
SS Das    23* (108b)      ASA Perera    4-0-14-0
S Ramesh    34* (108b 2x4)      M Muralitharan    6-2-7-0

35.1

Muralitharan to Ramesh, 1 run

35.2

Muralitharan to Das, 1 run

35.3

Muralitharan to Ramesh, 1 no ball

35.3

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

35.4

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

35.5

Muralitharan to Ramesh, 1 run

35.6

Muralitharan to Das, no run

End of over 36 (4 runs) India 67/0
SS Das    24* (110b)      M Muralitharan    7-2-11-0
S Ramesh    36* (113b 2x4)      ASA Perera    4-0-14-0

36.1

ASA Perera to Ramesh, no run

36.2

ASA Perera to Ramesh, no run

36.3

ASA Perera to Ramesh, no run

36.4

ASA Perera to Ramesh, 3 runs

36.5

ASA Perera to Das, no run

36.6

ASA Perera to Das, no run

End of over 37 (3 runs) India 70/0
SS Das    24* (112b)      ASA Perera    5-0-17-0
S Ramesh    39* (117b 2x4)      M Muralitharan    7-2-11-0

37.1

Muralitharan to Ramesh, 1 run

37.2

Muralitharan to Das, no run

37.3

Muralitharan to Das, 1 run

37.4

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

37.5

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

37.6

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

End of over 38 (2 runs) India 72/0
S Ramesh    40* (121b 2x4)      M Muralitharan    8-2-13-0
SS Das    25* (114b)      ASA Perera    5-0-17-0

38.1

ASA Perera to Das, no run

38.2

ASA Perera to Das, no run

38.3

ASA Perera to Das, no run

38.4

ASA Perera to Das, no run

38.5

ASA Perera to Das, no run

38.6

ASA Perera to Das, 1 run

End of over 39 (1 run) India 73/0
SS Das    26* (120b)      ASA Perera    6-0-18-0
S Ramesh    40* (121b 2x4)      M Muralitharan    8-2-13-0

39.1

Muralitharan to Das, no run

39.2

Muralitharan to Das, 1 run

39.3

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

39.4

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

39.5

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

39.6

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

End of over 40 (1 run) India 74/0
S Ramesh    40* (125b 2x4)      M Muralitharan    9-2-14-0
SS Das    27* (122b)      ASA Perera    6-0-18-0

40.1

ASA Perera to Das, no run

40.2

ASA Perera to Das, 2 runs

40.3

ASA Perera to Das, no run

40.4

ASA Perera to Das, no run

40.5

ASA Perera to Das, no run

40.6

ASA Perera to Das, no run

End of over 41 (2 runs) India 76/0
SS Das    29* (128b)      ASA Perera    7-0-20-0
S Ramesh    40* (125b 2x4)      M Muralitharan    9-2-14-0

41.1

Muralitharan to Ramesh, 2 runs

41.2

Muralitharan to Ramesh, no run

41.3

Muralitharan to Ramesh, OUT

S Ramesh c Jayasuriya b Muralitharan 42 (182m 127b 2x4 0x6) SR: 33.07

41.4

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

41.5

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

41.6

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

End of over 42 (2 runs) India 78/1
M Kaif    0* (3b)      M Muralitharan    10-2-16-1
SS Das    29* (128b)      ASA Perera    7-0-20-0

42.1

PDRL Perera to Das, no run

42.2

PDRL Perera to Das, no run

42.3

PDRL Perera to Das, no run

42.4

PDRL Perera to Das, 1 run

42.5

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

42.6

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

End of over 43 (1 run) India 79/1
M Kaif    0* (5b)      PDRL Perera    5-3-3-0
SS Das    30* (132b)      M Muralitharan    10-2-16-1

43.1

Muralitharan to Das, 1 run

43.2

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

43.3

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

43.4

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

43.5

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

43.6

Muralitharan to Kaif, 3 runs

End of over 44 (4 runs) India 83/1
M Kaif    3* (10b)      M Muralitharan    11-2-20-1
SS Das    31* (133b)      PDRL Perera    5-3-3-0

44.1

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

44.2

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

44.3

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

44.4

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

44.5

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

44.6

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

End of over 45 (maiden) India 83/1
M Kaif    3* (16b)      PDRL Perera    6-4-3-0
SS Das    31* (133b)      M Muralitharan    11-2-20-1

45.1

Muralitharan to Das, no run

45.2

Muralitharan to Das, no run

45.3

Muralitharan to Das, no run

45.4

Muralitharan to Das, no run

45.5

Muralitharan to Das, no run

45.6

Muralitharan to Das, no run

End of over 46 (maiden) India 83/1
SS Das    31* (139b)      M Muralitharan    12-3-20-1
M Kaif    3* (16b)      PDRL Perera    6-4-3-0

46.1

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

46.2

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

46.3

PDRL Perera to Kaif, 1 run

46.4

PDRL Perera to Das, no run

46.5

PDRL Perera to Das, no run

46.6

PDRL Perera to Das, no run

End of over 47 (1 run) India 84/1
SS Das    31* (142b)      PDRL Perera    7-4-4-0
M Kaif    4* (19b)      M Muralitharan    12-3-20-1

47.1

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

47.2

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

47.3

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

47.4

Muralitharan to Kaif, 1 run

47.5

Muralitharan to Das, 1 run

47.6

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

End of over 48 (2 runs) India 86/1
M Kaif    5* (24b)      M Muralitharan    13-3-22-1
SS Das    32* (143b)      PDRL Perera    7-4-4-0

48.1

PDRL Perera to Das, no run

48.2

PDRL Perera to Das, no run

48.3

PDRL Perera to Das, 1 run

48.4

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

48.5

PDRL Perera to Kaif, no run

48.6

PDRL Perera to Kaif, 1 run

End of over 49 (2 runs) India 88/1
M Kaif    6* (27b)      PDRL Perera    8-4-6-0
SS Das    33* (146b)      M Muralitharan    13-3-22-1

49.1

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

49.2

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

49.3

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

49.4

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

49.5

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

49.6

Muralitharan to Kaif, no run

End of over 50 (maiden) India 88/1
M Kaif    6* (33b)      M Muralitharan    14-4-22-1
SS Das    33* (146b)      PDRL Perera    8-4-6-0
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
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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