ICC Champions Trophy Warm-up Matches

India v Sri Lanka

India won by 5 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)

0.1

Pathan to MDKJ Perera, no run, full and swinging outside off, left alone by Perera

0.2

Pathan to MDKJ Perera, no run, closer to the stumps this time, defended back towards the bowler

0.3

Pathan to MDKJ Perera, 1 wide, down the leg side, signalled wide by the umpire

0.3

Pathan to MDKJ Perera, no run, length delivery around middle and leg stump, defended towards mid-on

0.4

Pathan to MDKJ Perera, 1 leg bye, on the leg stump again, played to fine leg but Perera not off the mark as it's a leg bye

0.6

Pathan to MDKJ Perera, FOUR, on leg stump, smashed by Perera between square leg and midwicket boundary for a four

Sri Lanka 7/0   MDKJ Perera 4* (5b 1x4)

1.4

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, good length delivery on off stump, defended off the front foot by Perera

1.5

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, pitched a little more outside off, defended again by Perera

1.6

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, outside off, Perera plays to point who prevents a single

Sri Lanka 10/0   MDKJ Perera 4* (8b 1x4)

3.1

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, FOUR, full and outside off, Perera smashes it through the covers for a four, true Jayasuriya style

3.2

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, full outside off this time, left alone

3.3

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, closer to the stumps from Bhuvneshwar, Perera leaves it again

3.4

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, good length and just outside off, Perera plays it back to the bowler

3.5

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, good length around off again, Perera punches it straight to cover

3.6

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, FOUR, Bhuvneshwar pitches it wide outside off and Perera makes full use of it, opens his arms to flay him through the covers

Sri Lanka 34/0   MDKJ Perera 12* (14b 3x4)

4.3

Pathan to MDKJ Perera, SIX, full outside off, Perera plays it straight and flat for a six

4.4

Pathan to MDKJ Perera, no run, short around off, jabbed towards midwicket

4.5

Pathan to MDKJ Perera, no run, good length ball just outside off, defended off the back foot

4.6

Pathan to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, full on off stump, Perera plays it straight and a dive from Kohli at mid-on restrickts it to a single

Sri Lanka 42/0   MDKJ Perera 19* (18b 3x4 1x6)

5.1

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, very close to off stump and swinging away form the batsman, left alone by Perera

5.2

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, short and wide this time, Perera almost goes for the shot but withdraws at the last moment

5.3

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, just short of good length on off stump, punched to shot cover

5.4

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, 2 runs, short on middle stump and Perera pulls it to fine leg for a couple of runs

5.5

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, good length ball on off, pushed back to mid-on

5.6

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, FOUR, full this time outside off, Perera lofts it over mid-off for a boundary

Sri Lanka 48/0   MDKJ Perera 25* (24b 4x4 1x6)

6.3

I Sharma to MDKJ Perera, no run, nicely bowled, slower through the air there, got to the keeper on the second bounce, short of a good length and appeared to cut away to just go past the outside edge as Perera pushed at it

6.4

I Sharma to MDKJ Perera, no run, on the front foot, that was bowled on a goodish length by Ishant and Perera crunches it towards mid-off

6.5

I Sharma to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, slices that one over point, gets a little forward and clears point, there's a third man, he runs to his left and cuts that off, just the single to raise the Sri Lankan fifty

Sri Lanka 50/0   MDKJ Perera 26* (27b 4x4 1x6)

7.1

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, FOUR, done with utmost ease, doesn't have to work hard for those shots, Bhuvneshwar bowls one short and wide and Perera absolutely dismisses him over point, that was smashed with utter disdain

7.2

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, slightly short outside off, closer to the stump this time, punched towards extra cover

7.3

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, a bit more width from Bhuvi this time, reaches for it to cut it past point, doesn't connect well

7.4

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, full and wide and he goes after it, tries to drill it through the covers, swings big, but misses

7.5

Kumar to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, that was so nicely timed, width and he opens the face to just guide it past point and it raced to the fielder in the deep, more a deep point than a third man

Sri Lanka 59/0   MDKJ Perera 31* (32b 5x4 1x6)

8.1

I Sharma to MDKJ Perera, 2 runs, well outside off, Perera times it sweetly through the covers without much footwork for a couple

8.2

I Sharma to MDKJ Perera, no run, short on off stump, defended off the back foot

8.3

I Sharma to MDKJ Perera, SIX, on off stump, this wasn't such a bad ball, but Perera has pulled it over midwicket with ease for a six

8.4

I Sharma to MDKJ Perera, 1 wide, outside off, left alone by Perera this time as it's a wide

8.4

I Sharma to MDKJ Perera, no run, well outside off, Perera lets this one go to the keeper

8.5

I Sharma to MDKJ Perera, no run, shortish on off stump, Perera defends it off the back foot to mid-off

8.6

I Sharma to MDKJ Perera, SIX, thats's full and way outside off, Perera uses the room to loft this one over the covers for another six

Sri Lanka 74/0   MDKJ Perera 45* (38b 5x4 3x6)

9.3

Vinay Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, outside off, Perera plays it straight to extra cover

9.4

Vinay Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, slower one on middle and off, defended off the back foot by Perera

9.5

Vinay Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, that's short on leg stump, Perera is unable to connect and that one hit him on his arm

9.6

Vinay Kumar to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, slower and full on off stump, Perera plays it down straight for a single and keeps the strike

Sri Lanka 76/0   MDKJ Perera 46* (42b 5x4 3x6)

10.1

I Sharma to MDKJ Perera, no run, good length ball on off stump, defended on the front foot

10.2

I Sharma to MDKJ Perera, no run, short just outside the off stump, Perera plays it back to mid-on

10.3

I Sharma to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, slower one but way outside off, Perera manages to drive it to cover for a single

Sri Lanka 77/0   MDKJ Perera 47* (45b 5x4 3x6)

11.2

Vinay Kumar to MDKJ Perera, no run, slightly slower around middle stump, Perera defends it off the back foot

11.3

Vinay Kumar to MDKJ Perera, 2 runs, slow again down the leg side, Perera plays it off his pads wide of fine leg for a couple

11.4

Vinay Kumar to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, outside off, it takes Perera's inside edge and the batsmen sneak in a single which completes Perera's fifty

Sri Lanka 82/0   MDKJ Perera 50* (48b 5x4 3x6)

12.1

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, no run, full on off stump, defended on the front foot

12.2

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, short outside off, Perera goes on to the back foot and cuts it through square for a single

12.4

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, no run, on off stump, Perera comes forward and plays it back to the bowler

12.5

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, no run, Perera comes outside the crease agin, plays it straight to cover

12.6

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, full on the middle stump, Perera plays it straight down the ground for a single

Sri Lanka 85/0   MDKJ Perera 52* (53b 5x4 3x6)

13.1

Vinay Kumar to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, short on the middle stump, Perera pulls it to square leg for a single

Sri Lanka 86/0   MDKJ Perera 53* (54b 5x4 3x6)

14.1

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, short on off stump, Perera lets it turn and plays it through the cover for a single off the back foot

14.3

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, no run, Perera comes forward and defends it outside the off stump

14.4

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, comes forward again, takes it as a full toss and drives it straight down the ground for a single

14.6

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, around the stump to Perera, punched through the covers for a comfortable single

Sri Lanka 95/0   MDKJ Perera 56* (58b 5x4 3x6)

15.1

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, pitched outside off, turns towards Perera who plays it with soft hands on the on side for a quick single

15.3

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, 2 runs, short outisde off, Perera cuts it hard towards the boundary square on the off side where Dhawan dives to stop a boundary

15.4

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, FOUR, outside off, but it is missed by everyone as it goes through the gate and Dhoni for four byes

15.5

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, no run, straightish, defended off the back foot

15.6

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, shorter outside off, cut away to point for a single by Perera

Sri Lanka 104/0   MDKJ Perera 64* (63b 6x4 3x6)

16.1

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, around the wicket to Perera, Ashwin bowls a full toss on his legs, which the batsman plays down the ground for a single

16.4

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, no run, outside off, played to point off the back foot

16.5

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, no run, around leg stump, this one turned and is defended by Perera

16.6

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, no run, outside off, this one turns and takes Perer's inside edge and goes on towards Dhoni's pads, just missing the off stump

Sri Lanka 110/0   MDKJ Perera 65* (67b 6x4 3x6)

17.3

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, no run, well outside off, Perera can't cut it past short-third man

17.4

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, no run, pitched well outside off, Perera plays it straight to midwicket

17.5

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, no run, full and straight, defended this time to midwicket

17.6

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, no run, full outside off, defended off the front foot back to the bowler

Sri Lanka 111/0   MDKJ Perera 65* (71b 6x4 3x6)

18.3

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, played off the back foot towards the deep on the off side by Perera for a single

18.6

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, lofted towards long-on but it drop just short off Virat Kohli

Sri Lanka 117/0   MDKJ Perera 67* (73b 6x4 3x6)

19.1

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, on his pads, worked away towards short fine leg for a single

19.3

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, 1 no ball, short this time, Perera is unable to got past midwicket

19.3

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, no run, fullish and played to midwicket again, no run

19.4

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, short outside off, Perera goes on to the back foot and cuts it to deep for a single

Sri Lanka 121/0   MDKJ Perera 69* (77b 6x4 3x6)

20.2

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, no run, around off, Perera tries to across the line and misses it completely

20.3

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, FOUR, connects this time, Perera goes down on one knee and launches a fullish delivery over the midwicket boundary for a four

20.4

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, FOUR, outside off, Perera reverse sweeps it over the infield for another boundary

20.5

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, straight and shorter this time, Perera works it on the on side for a single

Sri Lanka 132/0   MDKJ Perera 78* (81b 8x4 3x6)

21.1

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, no run, short and outside off, back to Jadeja who stops it on time

21.2

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, fullish outisde off, Perera cuts it to third man for a single off the back foot

21.5

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, outside off and short, Perera punches it off his back foot for a single

Sri Lanka 135/0   MDKJ Perera 76* (84b 7x4 3x6)

22.3

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, on the off stump, Perera goes back and plays it on the on side for a single

22.5

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, flighted and slower outside off, Perera cuts to sweeper cover for an easy single

Sri Lanka 140/0   MDKJ Perera 78* (86b 7x4 3x6)

23.1

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, no run, outside off, turn and bounce for Jadeja, Perera can't get it away

23.2

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, fuller on the stumps, Perera plays it to long-on for a single

23.6

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, no run, on middle stump and turns towards Perera's pads, appeal from the bowler but that one was going down leg

Sri Lanka 146/0   MDKJ Perera 79* (89b 7x4 3x6)

24.3

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, no run, aorund off, defended on the front foot by Perera

24.4

Ashwin to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, full and down the leg side, Perera sweeps it to deep fine leg for a single

Sri Lanka 154/0   MDKJ Perera 80* (91b 7x4 3x6)

25.2

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, short and outside off, Perera pplays it down straight to long-on after it turns

25.4

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, 1 run, full and straight, worked towards the leg side for a single

25.6

Jadeja to MDKJ Perera, no run, just outside off, Perera defends it for no run

MDKJ Perera retired out 82 (94b 7x4 3x6) SR: 87.23

Sri Lanka 160/0   MDKJ Perera 82 (94b 7x4 3x6)
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Photos

Jun 1, 2013

Kusal Perera cools down during a break, India v Sri Lanka, Champions Trophy warm-up match, Birmingham, June 1, 2013

Kusal Perera cools down during a break

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Jun 1, 2013

MS Dhoni hits to the leg side, India v Sri Lanka, Champions Trophy 2013 warm-up matches, Cardiff, June 1

MS Dhoni hits to the leg side

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