ICC Champions Trophy - 2nd semi final

India v Sri Lanka

India won by 8 wickets (with 90 balls remaining)

15.3

I Sharma to Jayawardene, no run, short of length ball well outside off, left alone by Jayawardene

15.4

I Sharma to Jayawardene, no run, shortish ball angling in towards off, blocked from the crease to the leg side

15.5

I Sharma to Jayawardene, no run, short of a length ball once more, just outside off, 134 kph, defended towards cover

15.6

I Sharma to Jayawardene, no run, beauty from Ishant, gets that one to seam away after pitching, Jaywardene hangs his bat outside off, and is beaten, lucky to not edge that one

Sri Lanka 36/2   DPMD Jayawardene 0* (4b)

16.3

Kumar to Jayawardene, no run, Bhuvneshwar seams this one in towards the stumps, from over the stumps for the right-hander, left alone by Jayawardene, that was pretty close to the off stump

16.4

Kumar to Jayawardene, no run, length ball just outside off, defended off the front foot towards cover

16.5

Kumar to Jayawardene, no run, seams in from a length, defended from around off stump to the leg side

16.6

Kumar to Jayawardene, no run, shorter this time, 125kph, well outside off, left alone by Jayawardene, Dhoni doesn't collect the ball but makes sure he stops it

Sri Lanka 39/2   DPMD Jayawardene 0* (8b)

17.2

I Sharma to Jayawardene, no run, shortish ball outside off, steered towards backward point

17.3

I Sharma to Jayawardene, no run, Ishant keeps it back of a length, no room for the batsman, blocked from the crease to the off side

17.4

I Sharma to Jayawardene, 1 run, Mahela is squared up by that one, so nearly dismissed there, luckily for him the ball flies wide of the slips, Mahela was expected that to come in with the angle and was trying to defend to the leg side, a leading edge as the ball holds its line

Sri Lanka 41/2   DPMD Jayawardene 1* (11b)

18.1

Yadav to Jayawardene, no run, Bhuvneshwar doesn't bowl out, Umesh is back, he gets his first delivery that seams away after pitching outside off, left alone

18.2

Yadav to Jayawardene, 1 run, short of length ball angling in, Jayawardene is cramped up as he tucks that to the leg side

Sri Lanka 42/3   DPMD Jayawardene 2* (13b)

19.1

I Sharma to Jayawardene, no run, what a delivery that was, that was short of a length but then rose up real sharply to become a bouncer, and it seamed in as well, Mahela does well to avoid that one

19.2

I Sharma to Jayawardene, no run, more full fro Ishant this time and on off stump, defended down the track

19.3

I Sharma to Jayawardene, 1 run, beautifully guided by Mahela behind backward point, he's very string in that region, Ishant provided him a bit of width, Mahela plays it late and sends the ball towards third man

Sri Lanka 43/3   DPMD Jayawardene 3* (16b)

22.1

Jadeja to Jayawardene, 1 run, length ball is inside-edged to the leg side

22.3

Jadeja to Jayawardene, no run, defended towards midwicket by Jayawardene

22.4

Jadeja to Jayawardene, 1 run, pitched up and outside off, eased towards long-off for a single

Sri Lanka 61/3   DPMD Jayawardene 5* (19b)

23.1

Dhoni to Jayawardene, no run, length ball well outside off, 123.8kph, harmless ball that doesn't move much, left alone

23.2

Dhoni to Jayawardene, no run, whaddaplayaaaaa! Dhoni has done it second ball! that too the big wicket of Mahela Jayawardene, swings the ball in a long way, Mahela is struck on the pads, Aleem Dar raises the finger, review, and a good one from Mahela, a thin inside-edge saves him

23.3

Dhoni to Jayawardene, 1 wide, slides this down the leg side

23.3

Dhoni to Jayawardene, no run, short of length ball outside off, not much movement this time, blocked off the front foot

23.4

Dhoni to Jayawardene, 1 run, length ball angling in towards off stump, 124kph, defended towards mid-on for a single

23.6

Dhoni to Jayawardene, 1 run, short of length ball just outside off, 121kph, steered towards third man for a single

Sri Lanka 65/3   DPMD Jayawardene 7* (24b)

24.1

Jadeja to Jayawardene, no run, Jadeja keeps it full, Mahela defends from the crease

24.2

Jadeja to Jayawardene, no run, flighted length delivery, blocked off the front foot

24.3

Jadeja to Jayawardene, FOUR, length ball, swept from outside off, a very well controlled shot from Mahela, doesn't power it, focusing more on the placement, beats a diving Ishant at deep square leg

24.4

Jadeja to Jayawardene, 1 run, spins away just a touch, gives this some more air, patted towards point

24.6

Jadeja to Jayawardene, 1 run, length ball is pushed towards long-on for a single, seven off the over

Sri Lanka 72/3   DPMD Jayawardene 13* (29b 1x4)

25.1

Dhoni to Jayawardene, 1 run, slides in towards middle stump, helped along to fine leg for a single

25.3

Dhoni to Jayawardene, FOUR, short and wide from Dhoni, 123kph, put away by Mahela, slapped behind point for four, too wide for third man to cut it off despite the slow outfield

25.4

Dhoni to Jayawardene, no run, short again, not as wide as the previous one, cut away towards point

25.5

Dhoni to Jayawardene, 1 run, a low full toss on legstump, tucked towards midwicket for a single

Sri Lanka 79/3   DPMD Jayawardene 19* (33b 2x4)

26.1

Jadeja to Jayawardene, no run, Jadeja gets this to turn away, only a few of his deliveries spin,defended off the back foot

26.2

Jadeja to Jayawardene, 1 run, tapped off the back foot towards point

26.4

Jadeja to Jayawardene, no run, skids in outside off, defended towards the off side

26.5

Jadeja to Jayawardene, 1 run, flighted ball, heading for middle stump, pushed to the leg side for a single

Sri Lanka 82/3   DPMD Jayawardene 21* (37b 2x4)

27.1

Dhoni to Jayawardene, no run, length ball angling in towards middle stump

27.2

Dhoni to Jayawardene, no run, short of length ball angles in slightly, Mahela looks to dab it fine towards third man, but is beaten

27.3

Dhoni to Jayawardene, no run, a touch short and outside off, Mahela goes for the more forceful cut this time, a diving stop from Raina at backward point

27.4

Dhoni to Jayawardene, 1 run, guides this one towards short third man for a single

Sri Lanka 83/3   DPMD Jayawardene 22* (41b 2x4)

28.1

Jadeja to Jayawardene, no run, it just drops a few inches short of Kohli at cover. Tossed up delivery, got stuck in the pitch a bit, and invited Mahela on a drive

28.2

Jadeja to Jayawardene, 1 run, flatter delivery, he dabs it towards square leg for a single

28.5

Jadeja to Jayawardene, 1 run, another quicker and shorter delivery, but this one is on the pads and Mahela helps it to fine leg for a single

Sri Lanka 86/3   DPMD Jayawardene 24* (44b 2x4)

29.5

Dhoni to Jayawardene, 1 run, short and wide, Mahela eases it to deep backward point off the back foot

Sri Lanka 91/3   DPMD Jayawardene 25* (45b 2x4)

30.4

Jadeja to Jayawardene, no run, full and flighted, the batsman come forward and pushes it to cover

30.5

Jadeja to Jayawardene, 1 run, pushed through on off, the batsman dabs it to the leg side for a quick one

Sri Lanka 94/3   DPMD Jayawardene 26* (47b 2x4)

31.1

Ashwin to Jayawardene, no run, Ashwin starts round the wicket, a length ball spinning in, defended down the track

31.2

Ashwin to Jayawardene, 1 run, bowled from wide of the crease, flighted and on a length, clipped towards square leg

31.5

Ashwin to Jayawardene, 5 wides, floats this down the leg side, just wide of the leg stump, batsman can't connect with the sweep, Dhoni can't stop it either, neither can Raina who dives in vain near the boundary

31.5

Ashwin to Jayawardene, no run

31.6

Ashwin to Jayawardene, no run, on leg stump, careful defence to the leg side, and India's main spinner has completed his first over in the 32nd of the innings

Sri Lanka 101/3   DPMD Jayawardene 27* (51b 2x4)

32.2

Jadeja to Jayawardene, FOUR, Jadeja drops it short, Mahela backs away and steers that delicately towards third man, superbly placed to get the boundary

32.3

Jadeja to Jayawardene, 1 run, flatter one, tucks it towards square leg for a single

32.5

Jadeja to Jayawardene, no run, blocked back towards the bowler

32.6

Jadeja to Jayawardene, no run, tossed up, length ball on middle stump, patted back towards the bowler

Sri Lanka 108/3   DPMD Jayawardene 32* (55b 3x4)

33.2

Ashwin to Jayawardene, 1 run, length ball outside off, clipped towards midwicket off the back foot

33.5

Ashwin to Jayawardene, no run, solidly defended to the off side

33.6

Ashwin to Jayawardene, no run, full ball on the leg stump, Mahela pulls out the reverse-sweep, can't connect properly and the ball almost lobs towards point

Sri Lanka 111/3   DPMD Jayawardene 33* (58b 3x4)

34.3

Jadeja to Jayawardene, 2 runs, length ball, nicely played by Mahela, who wasn't looking to hit it for six, just wanted to chip it over cover and picks up a couple

34.4

Jadeja to Jayawardene, 1 run, fuller and on middle and off, driven towards long-off for one more

Sri Lanka 115/3   DPMD Jayawardene 36* (60b 3x4)

35.1

Ashwin to Jayawardene, 1 run, a touch short and that is whipped behind square for a single

35.3

Ashwin to Jayawardene, 1 run, and another single behind square leg, this time it is the short fine leg who fields

Sri Lanka 118/3   DPMD Jayawardene 38* (62b 3x4)

36.1

Jadeja to Jayawardene, OUT, Jadeja's magic season continues, he's got the huge wicket of Mahela Jayawardene, this one was fired in by Jadeja, drags it down, it skids on lower than Mahela expects, Mahela was looking to mow that towards midwicket, he misses and that crashes into the stumps

DPMD Jayawardene b Jadeja 38 (83m 63b 3x4 0x6) SR: 60.31

Sri Lanka 119/4   DPMD Jayawardene 38 (63b 3x4)
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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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