ICC Champions Trophy Warm-up Matches

India v Sri Lanka

India won by 5 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)

6.1

I Sharma to Dilshan, no run, Ishant bowls one on the pads first up, Dilshan tries to flick it square, it clips the pads

6.2

I Sharma to Dilshan, 1 run, width, short of a length outside off and that's cut away towards third man for a single

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

6.6

I Sharma to Dilshan, FOUR, Dilshan's turn to cash in this time, he's been watching his partner dominate from one end, Ishant doles out a short-pitched delivery that Dilshan hammers through square leg

Sri Lanka 54/0   I Sharma 1-0-6-0

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   I Sharma 2-0-21-0

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

10.4

I Sharma to Dilshan, no run, shortish outside off, Dilshan doesn't connect on time and inside edges it close to his off stump

10.5

I Sharma to Dilshan, no run, good length ball outside off, pushed to point by Dilshan

10.6

I Sharma to Dilshan, 1 run, outside off, Dilshan defends it towards cover with soft hands for a cheeky single

Sri Lanka 78/0   I Sharma 3-0-23-0

35.1

I Sharma to Jayawardene, OUT, Ishant strikes first ball! Jayawardene flicks a full delivery down the leg side and offers a simple catch to Irfan Pathan at short fine leg

DPMD Jayawardene c Pathan b I Sharma 30 (31b 3x4 0x6) SR: 96.77

35.2

I Sharma to Chandimal, no run, The delivery is wide and Chandimal leaves it alone

35.3

I Sharma to Chandimal, no run, This is a better delivery from Ishant. Hits at a length and seams in, just narrowly missing off stump

35.4

I Sharma to Chandimal, FOUR, Chandimal dismisses this through the off side with a punchy drive on the up

35.5

I Sharma to Chandimal, 1 run, Ishant bowls it wide again, but this time the ball is cut to the fielder at point

35.6

I Sharma to Sangakkara, 1 run, Sangakkara flicks this one to the fielder at square leg

Sri Lanka 215/3   I Sharma 4-0-29-1

37.1

I Sharma to Chandimal, no run, short and wide outside off, Chandimal steers it towards point who dives to save a single

37.2

I Sharma to Chandimal, no run, slightly fuller and just outside off, Chandimal pushes it towards cover

37.3

I Sharma to Chandimal, 1 run, slower ball on the off stump, Chandimal drives it towards mid-off for a quick single and just makes it at the non-striker's end

37.4

I Sharma to Sangakkara, FOUR, outside off and angling away, Sangakkara comes down and lofts it over the infield with a drive for a boundary

37.5

I Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, wide outside off and a full toss, Sangakkara steers it straight to point

37.6

I Sharma to Sangakkara, FOUR, short on middle and leg, Sangakkara pulls it fine on the back foot towards fine leg for another boundary

Sri Lanka 230/3   I Sharma 5-0-38-1

48.1

I Sharma to NLTC Perera, 1 run, This one at a length outside off stump and Chandimal defends to the fielder

48.2

I Sharma to Chandimal, 1 leg bye, Ishant bowls slightly fuller, angling down the leg side. Chandimal gets bat on it and scampers for a quick single

48.3

I Sharma to NLTC Perera, 1 run, Bowls a slightly wide full toss and Perera unable to get under it. Ends up hitting on the front foot to the fielder at long on

48.4

I Sharma to Chandimal, no run, This one is short of a length outside off stump, slightly wide. Chandimal steps down the pitch and attempts to pull it to the leg side boundary, but misses

48.5

I Sharma to Chandimal, no run, Ishant attempts a yorker on the leg stump and Chandimal steps back to try and hit a lofted shot down the ground. Only able to hit it back to the bowler

48.6

I Sharma to Chandimal, 1 run, Ishant spears in the yorker again, Chandimal digs it out but Ishant is unable to stop the rebound on the right off him, and Chandimal scampers for a quick single

Sri Lanka 325/4   I Sharma 6-0-41-1
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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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