Sri Lanka tour of England, 2006 / Wicket commentary

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

England v Sri Lanka

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

31.5

Dalrymple to Tharanga, OUT, Atlast a wicket! flighted ball on the middle and leg stump line, Tharanga moves forward and tries to on-drive, ball takes off the leading edge and goes straight back to the bowler, end of an amazing record-breaking partnership!

WU Tharanga c & b Dalrymple 109 (144m 102b 14x4 1x6) SR: 106.86

Sri Lanka 286/1   ST Jayasuriya 152* (97b 20x4 4x6)   JWM Dalrymple 8.5-0-43-1

32.2

Solanki to Jayasuriya, OUT, short delivery outside off stump, Jayasuriya rocks back and cuts it in the air to backward point, Strauss brings off a good overhead catch, one of the best one-day innings comes to an end

ST Jayasuriya c Strauss b Solanki 152 (148m 99b 20x4 4x6) SR: 153.53

Sri Lanka 289/2   DPMD Jayawardene 2* (1b)   VS Solanki 1.2-0-3-1
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

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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