ICC World Cup, 1999 / Commentary

ICC World Cup - 21st match, Group A

India v Sri Lanka

India won by 157 runs

45.6

Vaas to Tendulkar, 1 run, easy shot down to the mid off, SRT already dragging the run rate down

India 326/2   SR Tendulkar 1* (1b)

46.1

Jayasuriya to Tendulkar, 2 wides, flung down the leg side, can someone confirm for me that the side bowling is the defending champions?

46.3

Jayasuriya to Tendulkar, 1 run, just a little tuck around the corner to the square leg

46.5

Jayasuriya to Tendulkar, OUT, ever the entertainer, cleaned bowled middle stump out of the ground, Jaya puts his back into it, medium pace yorker

SR Tendulkar b Jayasuriya 2 (10m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

India 344/3   SR Tendulkar 2 (3b)
Tournament Results
Australia v Pakistan at Lord's - Jun 20, 1999
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 179 balls remaining)
Australia v South Africa at Birmingham - Jun 17, 1999
Match tied
New Zealand v Pakistan at Manchester - Jun 16, 1999
Pakistan won by 9 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
Australia v South Africa at Leeds - Jun 13, 1999
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
India v New Zealand at Nottingham - Jun 12, 1999
New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
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Photos

May 26, 1999

Rahul Dravid drives on his way to 145, India v Sri Lanka, Group A, World Cup, Taunton, May 26, 1999

Rahul Dravid drives on his way to 145

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May 26, 1999

Rahul Dravid uses the pull shot to good effect, India vs Sri Lanka, Group A, ICC World Cup, Taunton, May 26, 1999

Rahul Dravid uses the pull shot to good effect

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