Compaq Cup - 1st match

Sri Lanka v New Zealand

Sri Lanka won by 97 runs

0.1

Tuffey to Dilshan, no run, starts off with one angling in, Dilshan fails to make contact and the ball rolls away of the pad

0.1

Tuffey to Dilshan, no run

0.2

Tuffey to Dilshan, no run, good length delivery, again bowled from wide of the crease and coming in with the arm, this time though, Dilshan gets right behind the line and defends it with a straight bat

0.3

Tuffey to Dilshan, no run, slightly short and close to the off stump line, Dilshan goes for the cut and ends up with an inside edge. No room to go for the cut there and Dilshan played at it with zero footwork

0.4

Tuffey to Dilshan, no run, short of a good length delivery outside the off stump, this time Dilshan manages to tap it back down the track, not a convincing shot

0.5

Tuffey to Dilshan, FOUR, second time lucky - again short and outside the off stump, no real width there, Dilshan goes for the cut and ends up with an inside edge to the fine leg fence.

0.6

Tuffey to Dilshan, OUT, gone! Not so lucky on this occasion, again a short delivery outside the off stump and this time the ball clips the inside edge and crashes into the stumps. Once again Dilshan was looking to cut it away behind point and was beaten by the lack of pace.

TM Dilshan b Tuffey 4 (4m 6b 1x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

Sri Lanka 4/1   DR Tuffey 1-0-4-1

2.1

Tuffey to Sangakkara, no run, good length delivery on the stumps, Sangakkara stays back and defends it down watchfully

2.2

Tuffey to Sangakkara, no run, on the middle and off stump line, played away towards cover - no room for a single there

2.3

Tuffey to Sangakkara, FOUR, full and on the pads, Sangakkara plays late and clips it away to the deep backward square leg fence. Excellent timing and placement

2.4

Tuffey to Sangakkara, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, Sangakkara covers the line and leaves it through to the keeper

2.5

Tuffey to Sangakkara, 2 runs, short of a good length delivery, drifting down the leg side. Sangakkara moves across a bit and taps it down to fine leg, gets it well wide of the fielder in the deep and they comfortably come back for the second

2.6

Tuffey to Sangakkara, no run, on the middle and off stump line, much better line from the big man and Sangakkara watchfully plays it down to mid-off

Sri Lanka 12/2   DR Tuffey 2-0-10-1

4.1

Tuffey to Sangakkara, 1 run, worked away off the pads to the midwicket region

4.2

Tuffey to Jayasuriya, no run, bit of width offered outside the off stump and Jayasuriya has a go at it, connects well but finds the fielder at short cover

4.3

Tuffey to Jayasuriya, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, no shot offered

4.4

Tuffey to Jayasuriya, 1 run, punched down to mid-off, the fielder is deep and they scamper through for a single

4.5

Tuffey to Sangakkara, no run, fuller length delivery outside the off stump, Sangakkara pushes forward and defends it down on the off side

4.6

Tuffey to Sangakkara, 1 run, pitched up outside the off stump, this time Sangakkara manages to drive it wide of Vettori at mid-off

Sri Lanka 15/2   DR Tuffey 3-0-13-1

6.1

Tuffey to Jayasuriya, 2 runs, driven wide of the fielder at cover

6.2

Tuffey to Jayasuriya, 1 run, again pushed wide of the fielder at cover

6.3

Tuffey to Sangakkara, no run, defended down on the leg side, no room for a single there

6.4

Tuffey to Sangakkara, no run, short of a good length delivery outside the off stump, no shot offered

6.5

Tuffey to Sangakkara, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, Sangakkara shoulders arms

6.6

Tuffey to Sangakkara, no run, on the middle and off stump line and Sangakkara is made to defend, ball rolls back to the bowler.

Sri Lanka 22/2   DR Tuffey 4-0-16-1

8.1

Tuffey to Sangakkara, no run, left alone outside the off stump

8.2

Tuffey to Sangakkara, 1 run, worked away off the pads to the square leg region

8.3

Tuffey to Samaraweera, no run, fuller length delivery, this one came in with the angle. Samaraweera gets behind the line and punches it straight back down the track

8.4

Tuffey to Samaraweera, no run, defended down to mid-on

8.5

Tuffey to Samaraweera, no run, good length delivery, close to the off stump line. Samaraweera moves across and taps it away on the leg side

8.6

Tuffey to Samaraweera, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, Samaraweera pushes forward and defends it straight back to the bowler

Sri Lanka 26/3   DR Tuffey 5-0-17-1

10.1

Tuffey to Samaraweera, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, Samaraweera gets forward and defends

10.2

Tuffey to Samaraweera, 1 run, short rising delivery outside the off stump, Samaraweera stands tall and awkwardly plays it away behind square on the leg side

10.3

Tuffey to Sangakkara, no run, good length delivery on the middle and off stump line, defended off the front-foot

10.4

Tuffey to Sangakkara, no run, hint of away swing - pitched wide outside the off stump and shaping away further. Sangakkara leaves it through to the keeper

10.5

Tuffey to Sangakkara, 1 run, worked away to the vacant midwicket region, easy single added to the total

10.6

Tuffey to Samaraweera, no run, short and in the channel outside the off stump, bit of extra bounce and Samaraweera drops his wrists and allows the ball to go through to the keeper

10.6

Tuffey to Samaraweera, no run, short and in the channel outside the off stump, bit of extra bounce and Samaraweera drops his wrists and allows the ball to go through to the keeper

10.6

Tuffey to Samaraweera, no run, short and in the channel outside the off stump, bit of extra bounce and Samaraweera drops his wrists and allows the ball to go through to the keeper

Sri Lanka 28/3   DR Tuffey 6-0-19-1

38.1

Tuffey to Samaraweera, 1 run, clips it off his legs to deep backward square leg for a single.

38.2

Tuffey to Mathews, no run, good tight line from Tuffey, back of a length delivery defended to the off side.

38.3

Tuffey to Mathews, 1 run, pushes to point for a single.

38.4

Tuffey to Samaraweera, no run, cuts it well but again picks out the fielder at backward point.

38.5

Tuffey to Samaraweera, no run, pushes on the front foot, gets the inside half off the bat and back to the bowler.

38.6

Tuffey to Samaraweera, 1 run, opens the face off the bat and plays behind point to pick up a single.

Sri Lanka 139/5   DR Tuffey 7-0-22-1

40.1

Tuffey to Samaraweera, no run, defended outside the off stump

40.2

Tuffey to Samaraweera, no run, short of a good length delivery outside the off stump, played straight to the fielder at short third man

40.3

Tuffey to Samaraweera, FOUR, good length delivery outside the off stump, Samaraweera steps forward and lofts it over the fielder at midwicket - that's the way to go

40.4

Tuffey to Samaraweera, no run, better line from Tuffey and Samaraweera plays it straight to the fielder at backward point - missed out there

40.5

Tuffey to Samaraweera, FOUR, four more! good length delivery outside the off stump, Samaraweera goes down on one knee and paddles the ball over the fielder at short fine leg. Excellent shot

40.6

Tuffey to Samaraweera, 1 run, punched off the back-foot to deep cover and Samaraweera will retain the strike. 9 runs off the over, a good one for Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka 153/5   DR Tuffey 8-0-31-1

42.1

Tuffey to Mathews, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, defended

42.2

Tuffey to Mathews, 2 runs, pitched up wide outside the off stump and Mathews drives it through covers and gets it well wide of the fielder in the deep. Guptil fires in a good throw from the deep but fails to hit the stumps at the bowler's end. Close call

42.3

Tuffey to Mathews, 1 run, worked away on the leg side for an easy single

42.4

Tuffey to Samaraweera, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, Samaraweera moves across and runs the ball straight to the fielder at short fine leg

42.5

Tuffey to Samaraweera, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump, Samaraweera swings across the line but fails to make contact. McCullum fails to collect the ball cleanly - stumping chance missed, tough one though

42.6

Tuffey to Samaraweera, 1 run, cut away behind point, diving stop saves runs but fails to cut off the single

Sri Lanka 161/5   DR Tuffey 9-0-35-1
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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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