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

23.4

Flintoff to Jayawardene, no run, left alone outside off

23.5

Flintoff to Jayawardene, 1 no ball, has gone back to over the wicket to the right hander, touch short, gets up on the back foot, defends to the off

23.5

Flintoff to Jayawardene, no run, follows the shortish ball up with a full one, on line, and defending from the crease Jayawardene defends to the off

23.6

Flintoff to Jayawardene, no run

Sri Lanka 85/2   DPMD Jayawardene 0* (4b)

25.1

Flintoff to Jayawardene, no run, just short of length, gets back and across, ball does a bit, and a thich edge/outside half of the bat squirts towards gully

25.1

Flintoff to Jayawardene, no run, angled down the leg, slightly short, gets inside it, but can not run it past the leg gully

25.2

Flintoff to Jayawardene, no run, short of length on the off, gets half back and well defended to ground and the off

25.3

Flintoff to Jayawardene, 1 no ball, short, picked that up a bit late, has to duck under it quickly to avoid a few bruised ribs, Jones takes down the leg side

25.3

Flintoff to Jayawardene, no run

25.4

Flintoff to Jayawardene, OUT, full on the off, pushes forward to one going away, gets the thin edge and a bit of a collapse for Sri Lanka

DPMD Jayawardene c †Jones b Flintoff 0 (13m 9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

25.4

Flintoff to Jayawardene, OUT, good length ball outside off stump, batsman lets it go

DPMD Jayawardene c †Jones b Flintoff 0 (13m 9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Sri Lanka 86/4   DPMD Jayawardene 0 (9b)
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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Jun 6, 2006

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

The Mail leads with praise for Muttiah Muralitharan

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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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