Sri Lanka tour of England, 2006 / Commentary

Sri Lanka in England Test Series - 3rd Test

England v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 134 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

0.1

Hoggard to Vandort, no run

0.2

Hoggard to Vandort, no run, full length ball and swinging in nicely, Vandort defends it down at the last minute

0.3

Hoggard to Vandort, 1 run, good length ball swinging into the stumps, defended wide of the forward short-leg fielder

Sri Lanka 1/0   MG Vandort 1* (3b)

1.1

Lewis to Vandort, 1 no ball, defended on the back-foot to silly mid-on

1.1

Lewis to Vandort, no run, good length ball on the off stump, defended nicely on the front-foot

1.2

Lewis to Vandort, no run, left alone outside off stump

1.3

Lewis to Vandort, OUT, Great start for the debutant! pitched up on the off stump and shaping into Vandort, batsman tries to defend but the ball slips through bat and pad gap and strikes the stumps

MG Vandort b Lewis 1 (5m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 14.28

Sri Lanka 2/1   MG Vandort 1 (7b)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
Series Results
England v Sri Lanka at Nottingham - Jun 2-5, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 134 runs
England v Sri Lanka at Birmingham - May 25-28, 2006
England won by 6 wickets
England v Sri Lanka at Lord's - May 11-15, 2006
Match drawn
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Photos

Jun 6, 2006

The <I>Mail</I> leads with praise for Muttiah Muralitharan, June 6, 2006

The Mail leads with praise for Muttiah Muralitharan

© Daily Mail

Jun 5, 2006

Muttiah Muralitharan leaves the field after taking eight wickets, England v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Trent Bridge, June 5, 2006

Muttiah Muralitharan leaves the field after taking eight wickets

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