Compaq Cup - 1st match

Sri Lanka v New Zealand

Sri Lanka won by 97 runs

20.1

NL McCullum to Samaraweera, 1 run, flat outside the off stump, cut it away to backward point for a single

20.2

NL McCullum to Kandamby, no run, full and on the off, turned away straight to the fielder at midwicket

20.3

NL McCullum to Kandamby, no run, worked away with the turn to the midwicket region, fielder moves across quickly and cuts off the single

20.4

NL McCullum to Kandamby, no run, driven off the front-foot to the mid-on region and Kandamby turns it away through square leg

20.5

NL McCullum to Kandamby, 1 run, pitched up on the pads and

20.6

NL McCullum to Samaraweera, 1 run, flat delivery outside the off stump, Samaraweera gets well forward and drives it down to long-off

Sri Lanka 54/4   NL McCullum 1-0-3-0

22.1

NL McCullum to Kandamby, no run, bowled from round the stumps and on the middle and leg stump line, Kandamby goes for the sweep but fails to make contact, appeal for lbw turned down

22.2

NL McCullum to Kandamby, no run, worked away on the leg side

22.3

NL McCullum to Kandamby, 1 run, stretches forward and drives it down to mid-on, the fielder it at the edge of the circle and the batsmen scamper through for a single

22.4

NL McCullum to Samaraweera, no run, forced away well in front of point

22.5

NL McCullum to Samaraweera, no run, played straight back to the bowler

22.6

NL McCullum to Samaraweera, 2 runs, flat delivery outside the off stump, Samaraweera moves forward and across and paddles it past the keeper to deep fine leg

Sri Lanka 63/4   NL McCullum 2-0-6-0

24.1

NL McCullum to Kandamby, no run, pitched outside the off stump and this one went straight on, Kandamby keeps his eye on the ball and leaves it through to the keeper

24.2

NL McCullum to Kandamby, no run, turned away towards midwicket, the slow bowlers are doing a good job here

24.3

NL McCullum to Kandamby, no run, bit of turn and on the middle and off stump line, Kandamby pushes forward to defend and the ball rolls away off the inside edge

24.4

NL McCullum to Kandamby, no run, defended stretching well forward

24.5

NL McCullum to Kandamby, no run, width offered outside the off stump and Kandamby cuts it away behind point

24.6

NL McCullum to Kandamby, no run, Maiden! quicker delivery and Kandamby is beaten for pace, ball rolls away of the pad and an appeal for lbw is turned down.

Sri Lanka 68/4   NL McCullum 3-1-6-0

30.1

NL McCullum to Samaraweera, no run, played back to the bowler.

30.2

NL McCullum to Samaraweera, no run, slower through the air, Samaraweera plays too early as he pushes at the delivery.

30.3

NL McCullum to Samaraweera, 1 run, nudges it behind square leg for a single.

30.4

NL McCullum to Mathews, no run, tossed up outside the off stump, comes forward and defends down the track.

30.5

NL McCullum to Mathews, no run, shorter in length, turned and bit more bounce, lets it go as the ball takes the thigh pad.

30.6

NL McCullum to Mathews, 1 run, nudges to square leg for a single.

Sri Lanka 96/5   NL McCullum 4-1-8-0

32.1

NL McCullum to Mathews, 1 run, on the leg stump, moves forward and drives down the ground to long on.

32.2

NL McCullum to Samaraweera, no run, played back to the bowler.

32.3

NL McCullum to Samaraweera, 1 run, mistimes the cut to the off side.

32.4

NL McCullum to Mathews, no run, a leading edge to mid-off as Mathews looks to work it to the onside.

32.5

NL McCullum to Mathews, 1 run, played wide of midwicket for a single. That single brings up the 100 for Sri Lanka.

32.6

NL McCullum to Samaraweera, 1 run, takes it on the full and sweeps it to fine leg for a single.

Sri Lanka 101/5   NL McCullum 5-1-12-0

34.1

NL McCullum to Mathews, 1 run, nudges it behind square leg and picks up an easy single.

34.2

NL McCullum to Samaraweera, 1 run, moves back and pulls a short ball in the air to deep extra cover.

34.3

NL McCullum to Mathews, no run, comes forward and works to the onside forward of square leg.

34.4

NL McCullum to Mathews, 1 run, waits for the turn and nudges it behind square leg.

34.5

NL McCullum to Samaraweera, 1 run, pushes down the ground to long on and that brings up the 50 for Samaraweera.

34.6

NL McCullum to Mathews, 1 run, works it to the onside for a single.

Sri Lanka 112/5   NL McCullum 6-1-17-0

36.1

NL McCullum to Mathews, FOUR, good shot, that is creamed through extra cover and to the fence.

36.2

NL McCullum to Mathews, 2 runs, punches off the back foot through the off side.

36.3

NL McCullum to Mathews, 1 run, on the middle and leg, nudged down to fine leg.

36.4

NL McCullum to Samaraweera, 1 run, moves back and plays square of the wicket on the off side for a single.

36.5

NL McCullum to Mathews, 1 run, comes forward and plays to the off side to extra cover.

36.6

NL McCullum to Samaraweera, 1 run, played down the ground to long off for a single.

Sri Lanka 131/5   NL McCullum 7-1-27-0
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Sep 8, 2009

Thilan Samaraweera picks up the Man-of-the-Match award, Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 1st match, Compaq Cup, Colombo, September 8, 2009

Thilan Samaraweera picks up the Man-of-the-Match award

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Sep 8, 2009

Kumar Sangakkara is all smiles after picking up the winner's cheque, Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 1st match, Compaq Cup, Colombo, September 8, 2009

Kumar Sangakkara is all smiles after picking up the winner's cheque

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