Sri Lanka tour of England, 2006 / Commentary

NatWest Series [Sri Lanka in England] - 5th match

England v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 75 balls remaining)

20.1

Bell to Jayasuriya, no run, defended on the front-foot to mid-off

20.2

Bell to Jayasuriya, 1 run, fuller length ball outside off stump, pushed away to deep cover

20.3

Bell to Tharanga, 1 run, good length ball outside off stump, driven away to sweeper cover

20.4

Bell to Jayasuriya, no run, on the pads, Jayasuriya tries to work it away onside and gets on the pads

20.5

Bell to Jayasuriya, 1 run, short of length ball around the off stump, punched through covers and an easy single taken

20.6

Bell to Tharanga, 1 no ball

20.6

Bell to Tharanga, 1 run, fraction short on the off stump, pushed through cover point

Sri Lanka 199/0   IR Bell 1-0-5-0
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

Jul 1, 2006

The England team line up for a minute's silence for Fred Trueman, England v Sri Lanka, 5th ODI, Headingley, July 1, 2006

The England team line up for a minute's silence for Fred Trueman

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Jul 1, 2006

Sanath Jayasuriya lashes out, England v Sri Lanka, 5th ODI, Headingley, July 1, 2006

Sanath Jayasuriya lashes out

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