Sri Lanka tour of England, 2006 / Wicket commentary

NatWest Series [Sri Lanka in England] - 3rd match

England v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 46 balls remaining)

5.1

Mahmood to Tharanga, OUT, fraction short on the stumps, Tharanga gets an inside edge and ball rolls to short-leg region, Jayasuriya calls for a single but Mahmood was quick to the ball, picks and uproots the stumps, Jayasuriya dives in but is found short, TV Umpire makes the decision

ST Jayasuriya run out 23 (23m 13b 4x4 1x6) SR: 176.92

Sri Lanka 38/1   WU Tharanga 14* (19b 2x4)   SI Mahmood 0.1-0-0-0

16.4

Dalrymple to Tharanga, OUT, Dalrymple strikes, a much needed wicket, the wicket of Tharanga, who sweeps, gets the top edge to short fine leg, Strauss moves across and takes the catch.

WU Tharanga c Strauss b Dalrymple 41 (78m 43b 7x4 0x6) SR: 95.34

Sri Lanka 125/2   DPMD Jayawardene 56* (48b 10x4)   JWM Dalrymple 0.4-0-1-1
Series Results
England v Sri Lanka at Leeds - Jul 1, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 75 balls remaining)
England v Sri Lanka at Manchester - Jun 28, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 33 runs
England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street - Jun 24, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 46 balls remaining)
England v Sri Lanka at The Oval - Jun 20, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 46 runs
England v Sri Lanka at Lord's - Jun 17, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 20 runs
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Photos

Jun 24, 2006

Mahela Jayawardene led Sri Lanka to a convincing win - and wrapped up the series, England v Sri Lanka, Chester-le-Street, June 24, 2006

Mahela Jayawardene led Sri Lanka to a convincing win - and wrapped up the series

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Jun 24, 2006

Alex Loudon in action, England v Sri Lanka, Chester-le-Street, June 24, 2006

Alex Loudon in action

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