ICC Champions Trophy - 2nd semi final

India v Sri Lanka

India won by 8 wickets (with 90 balls remaining)

22.1

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

22.2

Jadeja to Mathews, 1 run, length ball sliding down, tucked behind square leg for a single

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

22.5

Jadeja to Mathews, no run, defended to the off side

22.6

Jadeja to Mathews, no run, solid defence from Mathews to end the over, wasn't much spin on offer there

Sri Lanka 61/3   RA Jadeja 1-0-3-0

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

24.5

Jadeja to Mathews, 1 run, this one doesn't turn, arrows in towards leg stump, blocked off the front foot

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   RA Jadeja 2-0-10-0

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

26.3

Jadeja to Mathews, 1 run, short of length ball on off stump, pushed towards mid-on

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

26.6

Jadeja to Mathews, no run, length ball on off stump, Mathews gets a big stride in as he defends

Sri Lanka 82/3   RA Jadeja 3-0-13-0

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

28.3

Jadeja to Mathews, no run, faster and flatter, pitches on off and spins away sharply, the batsman had no idea about that

28.4

Jadeja to Mathews, 1 run, he goes on the back foot and pushes it softly 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

28.6

Jadeja to Mathews, 1 run, quicker and shorter, the batsman goes on the back foot and punches it to long off

Sri Lanka 87/3   RA Jadeja 4-0-17-0

30.1

Jadeja to Mathews, no run, spin gets first wicket, it was fuller and drifting on to the pads, it pitches in line with the stumps and straightens a touch to hit the batsman in front of leg stump.. The umpire raises the finger immediately. Angelo asks for a review, perhaps more in hope, but there is no edge, and the batsman has been hit right in front. But hello, DRS shows this is going well over top. What a review! What a reprieve for Angelo. That looked plumb

30.2

Jadeja to Mathews, no run, tossed up delivery on the leg stump line, defended to the leg side

30.3

Jadeja to Mathews, 1 run, he goes on the back foot and punches it to long on for a single

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

30.6

Jadeja to Mathews, no run, tossed up and slower, the batsman comes forward and defends

Sri Lanka 94/3   RA Jadeja 5-0-19-0

32.1

Jadeja to Mathews, 1 run, gets forward and defends towards midwicket for a single

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

32.4

Jadeja to Mathews, 1 run, short of a length ball on off stump, lashed towards long-off 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   RA Jadeja 6-0-26-0

34.1

Jadeja to Mathews, no run, nearly had another wicket there, a leading edge drops just short of Jadeja

34.2

Jadeja to Mathews, 1 run, waits off the back foot and tucks the ball towards midwicket for a single

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

34.5

Jadeja to Mathews, no run, gets well forward and blocks it to the off side

34.6

Jadeja to Mathews, no run, skids on after pitching on a length, patted from the crease towards cover

Sri Lanka 115/3   RA Jadeja 7-0-30-0

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

36.2

Jadeja to Mendis, no run, that spun in a long, long way from outside off as Jadeja switches to over the stumps, Mendis is taken by surprise by that one and is handcuffed, struck on the ribs

36.3

Jadeja to Mendis, no run

36.4

Jadeja to Mendis, no run, full ball outside off, blocked off the front foot

36.5

Jadeja to Mendis, no run, full and outside off, blocked down the track

36.6

Jadeja to Mendis, no run, fires it in full, blocked back down the track, and Jadeja has a wicket maiden in the Batting Powerplay, the cult of Jadeja continues to grow

Sri Lanka 119/4   RA Jadeja 8-1-30-1

38.1

Jadeja to Mendis, no run, short of length and well outside off, turning in, dabbed toward backward point

38.2

Jadeja to Mendis, no run

38.3

Jadeja to Mendis, no run, full and outside off, defended and that's 17 dot balls in a row

38.4

Jadeja to Mendis, no run, make that 18, another ball that is patted back to the bowler

38.5

Jadeja to Mendis, no run, 19 now, length ball just outside off, more defence

38.6

Jadeja to Mendis, 1 run, stop the press, Sri Lanka have scored a run at long last, a full ball just outside off is pushed towards long-on for a single

Sri Lanka 120/4   RA Jadeja 9-1-31-1

40.1

Jadeja to Mathews, no run, length ball on off stump, defended to the off side

40.2

Jadeja to Mathews, no run, spins away after pitching on a length, defended towards point

40.3

Jadeja to Mathews, no run, flatter one, on off stump, forward defence from Mathews

40.4

Jadeja to Mathews, no run, spins away from a length, pitching on off stump, blocked off the back foot

40.5

Jadeja to Mathews, no run, punched back towards the bowler

40.6

Jadeja to Mathews, 2 runs, could have been another maiden there, but he ends with a full toss on the pads, pushed towards long-on for a couple, just 1 min 20 sec for that over

Sri Lanka 129/4   RA Jadeja 10-1-33-1
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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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