ICC Champions Trophy Warm-up Matches

India v Sri Lanka

India won by 5 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)

44.1

Herath to Dhoni, 1 run, driven to long-off

44.3

Herath to Dhoni, 1 leg bye, huge lbw appeal, Dhoni had taken three-four steps down the track so very tough to give out

44.5

Herath to Dhoni, 1 run, driven towards long-off for a single, Herath tried to get his boot in the way of that but misses out

India 301/5   MS Dhoni 2* (3b)

45.1

Kulasekara to Dhoni, no run, a muted appeal for lbw as the ball angles in towards the pads, there was an inside-edge and that was going down the leg side

45.2

Kulasekara to Dhoni, no run, short of length ball on middle and off, defended back down the track to the bowler

45.3

Kulasekara to Dhoni, 1 run, searching for the blockhole, gets his line slightly wrong, slanting towards the pads and that is clipped towards square leg

45.5

Kulasekara to Dhoni, FOUR, a low full toss and that is hammered past mid-off, crashes it past the fielder there

45.6

Kulasekara to Dhoni, no run, a length ball on leg stump, defended towards short cover

India 311/5   MS Dhoni 7* (8b 1x4)

46.2

Herath to Dhoni, 1 run, length ball on middle stump, Dhoni shuffles down the track and nudges the ball towards square leg for a single

46.4

Herath to Dhoni, 2 runs, Dhoni charges down the track and is nearly done in by the turn, a leading edge sends the ball towards backward point , the throw is to the non-striker's end where Herath can't collect properly and they concede an overthrow as well

46.5

Herath to Dhoni, 2 runs, flighted and fullm heading for leg stump, Dhoni was looking to muscle it towards long-on, inside edges it towards midwicket

46.6

Herath to Dhoni, no run, defended from the crease towards cover, India cruising

India 318/5   MS Dhoni 12* (12b 1x4)

47.4

Kulasekara to Dhoni, no run, full ball and that is punched towards mid-on by Dhoni

47.5

Kulasekara to Dhoni, 1 run, pushed that down the ground for a single

India 324/5   MS Dhoni 13* (14b 1x4)

48.2

Eranga to Dhoni, FOUR, length ball and that is smeared wide of long-on for four, a slower one from Eranga and that didn't pose too much of a problem for MSD

48.3

Eranga to Dhoni, no run, full delivery from Eranga, squeezed out towards mid-off

48.4

Eranga to Dhoni, 1 run, full ball on the pads, Dhoni's whips it down towards fine leg for a single

India 331/5   MS Dhoni 18* (17b 2x4)
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India won by 243 runs
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West Indies won by 17 runs
Pakistan v South Africa at The Oval - Jun 3, 2013
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 27 balls remaining)
Australia v West Indies at Cardiff - Jun 1, 2013
Australia won by 4 wickets (with 67 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Birmingham - Jun 1, 2013
India won by 5 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
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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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