ICC Champions Trophy - 8th match, Group A

England v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)

0.1

Kulasekara to Cook, no run, full and it swings away a little from Cook through to the keeper as the batsman shoulders arms

0.2

Kulasekara to Cook, no run, length ball close enough to Cook's off stump for him to push off the back foot, gets it to cover

0.3

Kulasekara to Cook, no run, fullish ball on the stumps, Cook half-forward pushing to square leg

0.4

Kulasekara to Cook, no run, fuller again, just outside off, Cook shoulders arms

0.5

Kulasekara to Cook, FOUR, length ball in the slot for Cook to cut and he hammers it past backward point, very well timed

0.6

Kulasekara to Cook, no run, on middle and off this time, clipped to square leg

England 4/0   AN Cook 4* (6b 1x4)

2.1

Kulasekara to Cook, 1 run, leg side delivery and Cook clips off the hip down to long leg

England 5/0   AN Cook 5* (7b 1x4)

3.6

Malinga to Cook, no run, very full and just outside off, Cook pushes at it and gets beaten, well bowled, Cook beaten for pace it seemed

England 19/0   AN Cook 5* (8b 1x4)

4.2

Kulasekara to Cook, no run, off stump line, Cook stays in the crease and dabs it towards cover point

4.3

Kulasekara to Cook, 1 leg bye, leg stump now and it comes off the thigh pad wide of the keeper for a leg bye

England 21/0   AN Cook 5* (10b 1x4)

5.1

Malinga to Cook, no run, off stump on a good length, played forward into the covers

5.2

Malinga to Cook, 4 leg byes, length ball, it swings into the pads of Cook, a big appeal for lbw, is this too high? Billy Bowden says it did and Sri Lanka do not review, right call I think, Hawk Eye has it comfortably missing the bails, it runs off the pad past slip for four

5.3

Malinga to Cook, no run, similar delivery, Cook unsure on the crease and ends up getting an edge into the front pad, good line to Cook, especially if it's coming back in a little

5.4

Malinga to Cook, no run, much fuller on the stumps, played forward and pushed out to cover point

5.5

Malinga to Cook, no run, great yorker and Cook desperately jams down on it and just gets a bat down on it and runs it out into the covers, excellent delivery

5.6

Malinga to Cook, no run, full, swinging ball towards off stump, Cook forward and pushes it towards mid-off

England 25/0   AN Cook 5* (16b 1x4)

6.4

Kulasekara to Cook, no run, middle and leg line, clipped to square leg from the crease

6.5

Kulasekara to Cook, no run, well bowled, full of length, sliding across Cook who pushes at it and gets beaten

6.6

Kulasekara to Cook, 3 runs, but can't follow it up and lets Cook whip him through midwicket from a fuller ball on middle and leg, it's just pulled up before the rope

England 29/0   AN Cook 8* (19b 1x4)

7.1

Malinga to Cook, no run, off stump ball, pushed forward towards mid-off

7.2

Malinga to Cook, 1 run, very full on off stump, Cook pokes at it and gets a thick outside edge down to third man

England 30/0   AN Cook 9* (21b 1x4)

8.1

Kulasekara to Cook, no run, forward driving to mid-off from a full of length ball just outside off stump

8.2

Kulasekara to Cook, no run, full on the stumps, driven powerfully back past the bowler but the stumps save four

8.3

Kulasekara to Cook, 1 run, length ball on the stumps, tucked wide of mid-on and they get a quick single

England 31/0   AN Cook 10* (24b 1x4)

9.1

Eranga to Cook, no run, full and length but well wide of off stump and ignored

9.2

Eranga to Cook, no run, tighter line, back of a length, tucked to square leg

9.3

Eranga to Cook, 1 run, full and wide of off stump, Cook goes forward to drive and doesn't time it, gets a toe-end perhaps down to third man, looked a bit ungainly

England 34/0   AN Cook 11* (27b 1x4)

10.1

Mathews to Cook, FOUR, poor ball, short on the stumps and Cook lifts it over square leg, totally the wrong length

10.2

Mathews to Cook, no run, full just outside off, Cook drives to Malinga's left at mid-on, he's a bit deep so they might have got a single but declined the opportunity

10.3

Mathews to Cook, 2 runs, driven from full and wide of off stump through the covers, a sweeper has gone out but they'll get two as he runs to his left

10.4

Mathews to Cook, 1 run, off stump line, pushed wide of mid-on from a good length and they get a single

England 45/0   AN Cook 18* (31b 2x4)

11.1

Eranga to Cook, 1 run, short and cut hard to the cover point sweeper, a very poor return and Sangakkara had to scramble hard to save an overthrow

11.5

Eranga to Cook, 1 run, length ball outside off, pushed firmly through the covers, a sweeper is in place

England 51/1   AN Cook 20* (33b 2x4)

12.1

Mathews to Cook, no run, full just outside off, pushed up on the off side

12.2

Mathews to Cook, no run, a touch wider and played out to backward point where there's a decent save

12.3

Mathews to Cook, no run, taken from off stump on a decent length and clipped into the off side

12.4

Mathews to Cook, no run, full length just outside off stump, played forward and gets it to point again

12.5

Mathews to Cook, 1 run, drives at this, a touch fuller, and plays with the angle past point to the sweeper

England 52/1   AN Cook 21* (38b 2x4)

13.5

Eranga to Cook, no run, back of a length just outside off stump, blocked into midwicket off the inner half of bat

13.6

Eranga to Cook, 1 run, back of a length just outside off stump, pulled and gets it to the deep square leg

England 57/1   AN Cook 22* (40b 2x4)

14.1

Mathews to Cook, 1 run, length outside off and driven out to deep cover point

14.4

Mathews to Cook, no run, full and wide and left alone outside off stump

14.5

Mathews to Cook, no run, length ball just outside off, pushed forward into the covers

14.6

Mathews to Cook, no run, cut hard outside off and dropped at backward point by a diving Dilshan who threw through the air and got a solid two hands to the chance but couldn't hang on, in the end you would have to say he should have held that

England 63/1   AN Cook 23* (44b 2x4)

15.3

Eranga to Cook, 1 run, length ball outside the left-hander's off stump this time, goes to cut but doesn't time it, gets it backward of point

England 65/1   AN Cook 24* (45b 2x4)

16.1

Mathews to Cook, no run, back of a length outside off stump, punched into the covers standing tall

16.2

Mathews to Cook, 2 runs, on the pads, not a clean connection but works it past mid-on and they pick up a comfortable two

16.3

Mathews to Cook, no run, pitched up outside off, gets half forward and drives, comes off the bottom of the bat towards mid-off

16.4

Mathews to Cook, 1 run, touch short, stays back and steers a single to third man

England 72/1   AN Cook 27* (49b 2x4)

17.2

Eranga to Cook, 1 run, angled across, touch short and dabbed through square for another single

17.4

Eranga to Cook, 3 runs, on the pads, length delivery and whipped past mid-on and out towards deep midwicket, picks the gap well and they pick up three

17.6

Eranga to Cook, no run, pitched up, tight line around off stump, defended into the ground and Eranga fields in his follow through

England 80/1   AN Cook 31* (52b 2x4)

18.3

Herath to Cook, no run, over the wicket to Cook, spinning in and tapped back to the bowler

18.4

Herath to Cook, 2 runs, floated up outside off, Cook goes down on one knee and sweeps, slightly awkward execution and he's off balance but picks up a couple

18.5

Herath to Cook, 1 run, pushed through on the stumps, sits back and clips on through square leg

England 84/1   AN Cook 34* (55b 2x4)

19.1

Kulasekara to Cook, no run, angled across, slightly short of a length and chopped off the back foot towards point

19.2

Kulasekara to Cook, no run, around off stump, good length, fails to time the ball back towards mid-off

19.3

Kulasekara to Cook, no run, pushed through on a length outside off stump, cut into the ground, again picks out point

19.4

Kulasekara to Cook, 1 run, Cook walks across his stumps as Kulasekara comes in, works the ball through midwicket

England 85/1   AN Cook 35* (59b 2x4)

20.1

Herath to Cook, 1 run, Cook moving around his crease again, gets forward and across to hoick through midwicket

20.3

Herath to Cook, 1 leg bye, Herath is very excited by this lbw appeal but Cook had planted his front foot well outside off, swept across the line and misses but the umpire rightly wasn't interested

20.5

Herath to Cook, 1 run, tossed up around off stump, played with the turn through square leg

England 90/1   AN Cook 37* (62b 2x4)

21.2

Kulasekara to Cook, 1 run, on the stumps, turned through the leg side

21.5

Kulasekara to Cook, 1 run, walks across and flicks a length ball behind square on the leg side

England 95/1   AN Cook 39* (64b 2x4)

22.3

Herath to Cook, 1 run, worked off the pads into a gap at square leg, they think about a second but decide against

22.5

Herath to Cook, 1 run, quicker delivery around the line of off, Cook gets down low to play a controlled sweep through square leg and bring up the 100 for England

England 100/1   AN Cook 41* (66b 2x4)

23.1

Dilshan to Cook, FOUR, skidded through outside off, Cook hangs back and plays a delicate, forceful late cut past short third man for a boundary, first in nine overs

23.2

Dilshan to Cook, 2 runs, short and wide this time and muscled off the back foot in front of square

23.3

Dilshan to Cook, no run, still pitching a touch short, cracked hard into the ground towards point where Jayawardene takes off superbly to prevent any damage

23.4

Dilshan to Cook, no run, gets forward to a full ball, played back towards mid-off

23.5

Dilshan to Cook, 2 runs, pre-meditated lap stroke from Cook, inventive stuff, getting down low outside off and flicking the ball to fine leg

23.6

Dilshan to Cook, 1 run, on the stumps, worked through midiwcket - and that's the captain's half-century

England 109/1   AN Cook 50* (72b 3x4)

24.1

Herath to Cook, 1 run, played back past the bowler for a single

24.3

Herath to Cook, 1 run, gets across his stumps and sweeps through square leg

24.5

Herath to Cook, 1 run, on the stumps, worked into the leg side for another single, these two rotating the strike well

England 114/1   AN Cook 53* (75b 3x4)

25.3

Dilshan to Cook, 1 run, round the wicket, tossed up on off stump, gets forward to clip through mid-on

25.5

Dilshan to Cook, 1 run, dabs one short into the leg side

England 123/1   AN Cook 55* (77b 3x4)

26.4

Herath to Cook, 1 run, over the wicket, tossed up, punched back past the bowler to long-on

England 126/1   AN Cook 56* (78b 3x4)

27.1

Dilshan to Cook, no run, full and around off from round the wicket, sweeps but picks out backward square

27.2

Dilshan to Cook, no run, dropped, another chance spurned by Dilshan, of all people, this time off his own bowling, Cook advanced and chipped the ball back, wide of the bowler but he moved to his right, got to the flight ... and finger-tipped it away

27.3

Dilshan to Cook, 1 run, gets forward and takes one in front of square on the off side

27.5

Dilshan to Cook, no run, driven, played back to the bowler

27.6

Dilshan to Cook, 1 run, tossed up, gets forward and steers a single through the covers

England 129/1   AN Cook 58* (83b 3x4)

28.1

Herath to Cook, 1 run, on the stumps, played through square leg

28.3

Herath to Cook, OUT, attempts the sweep, playing across the line and hit on the front pad, Dar gives it - but Cook decides to review. Although you could see middle and leg stump this looked in line and Hawk Eye confirms as much, not much turn but it beat the pad and the impact was level with off stump, the decision stands and England's captain is gone, taking their review with him

AN Cook lbw b Herath 59 (116m 85b 3x4 0x6) SR: 69.41

England 131/2   AN Cook 59 (85b 3x4)
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Jun 13, 2013

Spectators exhibit different emotions, England v Sri Lanka, Champions Trophy, Group A, The Oval, June 13, 2013

Spectators exhibit different emotions

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Jun 13, 2013

James Anderson went for 12 in his final over, England v Sri Lanka, Champions Trophy, Group A, The Oval, June 13, 2013

James Anderson went for 12 in his final over

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