ICC Champions Trophy - 2nd semi final

India v Sri Lanka

India won by 8 wickets (with 90 balls remaining)

0.1

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, short of a length on off stump, defends to the off side

0.2

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, short of length ball outside off, Perera looks to chop that but it was too close to his body to cut, he misses

0.3

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, pitched up and just outside off, no room again for Perera, defended to the off side

0.4

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, shortish and well outside off, Perera looking to pull that one, off the toe of the bat and the ball rolls towards the bowler

0.5

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, FOUR, swinging in towards the pads, a full delivery and that is helped along past square leg for a boundary

0.6

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, left alone outside off, another good start from Bhuvneshwar

Sri Lanka 4/0   MDKJ Perera 4* (6b 1x4)

2.3

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, pitched up and slanting across, 129kph, Perera leaves

2.4

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, OUT, Bhuvneshwar strikes early once more, Perera falls early once more, this was pitched up and outside off, swinging away, asking to be driven, Perera looks to punch it through extra cover, a thick outside edge results and that ball flies at a comfortable height to Raina at second slip, Bhuvneshwar getting the ball to swing here

MDKJ Perera c Raina b Kumar 4 (10m 8b 1x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

Sri Lanka 6/1   MDKJ Perera 4 (8b 1x4)
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Jun 20, 2013

Umesh Yadav went wicketless in his eight overs, India v Sri Lanka, Champions Trophy, 2nd semi-final, Cardiff, June 20, 2013

Umesh Yadav went wicketless in his eight overs

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Jun 20, 2013

Ishant Sharma enjoyed a good day with the ball, India v Sri Lanka, Champions Trophy, 2nd semi-final, Cardiff, June 20, 2013

Ishant Sharma enjoyed a good day with the ball

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