Sri Lanka in India Test Series - 3rd Test

India v Sri Lanka

India won by 259 runs

India 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal G Gambhir c Tharanga b Malinga 19 41 33 3 0 57.57
View dismissal V Sehwag* b Malinga 20 62 35 4 0 57.14
View dismissal VVS Laxman b Maharoof 104 398 237 14 0 43.88
View dismissal SR Tendulkar c Mubarak b Muralitharan 23 85 66 2 0 34.84
View dismissal Yuvraj Singh c Samaraweera b Muralitharan 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal M Kaif c Atapattu b Bandara 4 21 19 0 0 21.05
View dismissal MS Dhoni lbw b Muralitharan 49 100 62 7 0 79.03
View dismissal IK Pathan lbw b Maharoof 82 221 162 12 0 50.61
View dismissal AB Agarkar b Malinga 26 105 69 2 0 37.68
View dismissal A Kumble c Jayawardene b Bandara 21 65 52 2 1 40.38
Harbhajan Singh not out 8 15 8 0 0 100.00
Extras (b 15, lb 13, w 5, nb 9) 42
Total (all out; 122.4 overs; 565 mins) 398 (3.24 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-31 (Gambhir, 8.3 ov), 2-52 (Sehwag, 12.1 ov), 3-88 (Tendulkar, 31.3 ov), 4-88 (Yuvraj Singh, 31.5 ov), 5-97 (Kaif, 36.6 ov), 6-183 (Dhoni, 58.6 ov), 7-308 (Laxman, 95.3 ov), 8-345 (Pathan, 107.1 ov), 9-384 (Agarkar, 119.2 ov), 10-398 (Kumble, 122.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wickets SL Malinga 32 4 113 3 3.53 136 10 0 (9nb, 1w)
View wickets MF Maharoof 27 11 52 2 1.92 137 8 0
View wickets M Muralitharan 36 4 128 3 3.55 153 18 1
View wickets HMCM Bandara 24.4 3 69 2 2.79 110 8 0
TM Dilshan 3 0 8 0 2.66 13 1 0
Sri Lanka 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal WU Tharanga c †Dhoni b Pathan 2 15 14 0 0 14.28
View dismissal MS Atapattu* c Sehwag b Harbhajan Singh 40 106 69 6 0 57.97
View dismissal KC Sangakkara b Harbhajan Singh 41 131 91 4 0 45.05
View dismissal DPMD Jayawardene c Kaif b Harbhajan Singh 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal TT Samaraweera c Kaif b Harbhajan Singh 1 16 16 0 0 6.25
View dismissal TM Dilshan c Kaif b Harbhajan Singh 65 121 109 8 0 59.63
View dismissal J Mubarak b Kumble 13 22 22 1 0 59.09
View dismissal MF Maharoof c & b Harbhajan Singh 4 17 10 0 0 40.00
HMCM Bandara not out 28 60 43 2 2 65.11
View dismissal M Muralitharan st †Dhoni b Kumble 3 4 6 0 0 50.00
View dismissal SL Malinga c Sehwag b Harbhajan Singh 0 10 5 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 1, lb 2, nb 6) 9
Total (all out; 63.2 overs; 263 mins) 206 (3.25 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-14 (Tharanga, 2.6 ov), 2-74 (Atapattu, 23.3 ov), 3-74 (Jayawardene, 23.4 ov), 4-82 (Samaraweera, 27.6 ov), 5-105 (Sangakkara, 33.3 ov), 6-144 (Mubarak, 42.6 ov), 7-155 (Maharoof, 47.6 ov), 8-198 (Dilshan, 59.5 ov), 9-201 (Muralitharan, 60.5 ov), 10-206 (Malinga, 63.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wicket IK Pathan 10 1 36 1 3.60 43 5 0
AB Agarkar 6 2 18 0 3.00 31 1 0 (6nb)
View wickets A Kumble 25 3 87 2 3.48 108 10 0
View wickets Harbhajan Singh 22.2 3 62 7 2.77 100 3 2
India 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal V Sehwag* c Maharoof b Malinga 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal G Gambhir c †Sangakkara b Muralitharan 30 107 71 4 0 42.25
View dismissal VVS Laxman c †Sangakkara b Maharoof 5 17 13 1 0 38.46
View dismissal SR Tendulkar lbw b Dilshan 19 40 29 3 0 65.51
View dismissal Yuvraj Singh c †Sangakkara b Bandara 75 119 83 13 1 90.36
View dismissal M Kaif lbw b Bandara 9 17 16 0 1 56.25
View dismissal MS Dhoni lbw b Muralitharan 14 26 20 1 0 70.00
View dismissal IK Pathan b Muralitharan 27 41 34 4 0 79.41
View dismissal AB Agarkar c & b Bandara 48 62 43 6 1 111.62
A Kumble not out 29 104 68 0 1 42.64
Harbhajan Singh not out 40 56 51 4 1 78.43
Extras (b 7, lb 9, w 1, nb 3) 20
Total (9 wickets dec; 71 overs; 299 mins) 316 (4.45 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Sehwag, 0.1 ov), 2-9 (Laxman, 3.4 ov), 3-34 (Tendulkar, 12.4 ov), 4-81 (Gambhir, 24.2 ov), 5-100 (Kaif, 29.2 ov), 6-134 (Dhoni, 35.1 ov), 7-174 (Yuvraj Singh, 42.1 ov), 8-198 (Pathan, 45.4 ov), 9-247 (Agarkar, 55.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wicket SL Malinga 12 2 63 1 5.25 47 11 0 (3nb, 1w)
View wicket MF Maharoof 6 0 25 1 4.16 23 3 0
View wicket TM Dilshan 12 2 36 1 3.00 51 4 0
View wickets M Muralitharan 21 5 90 3 4.28 88 10 3
View wickets HMCM Bandara 19 2 84 3 4.42 73 8 2
J Mubarak 1 0 2 0 2.00 5 0 0
Sri Lanka 2nd innings (target: 509 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal WU Tharanga c Gambhir b Kumble 47 139 117 8 0 40.17
View dismissal MS Atapattu* c Kaif b Harbhajan Singh 16 59 56 2 0 28.57
View dismissal KC Sangakkara lbw b Kumble 17 65 54 2 0 31.48
View dismissal DPMD Jayawardene c & b Agarkar 57 138 106 7 0 53.77
View dismissal TT Samaraweera c Kaif b Kumble 5 6 8 1 0 62.50
View dismissal TM Dilshan c †Dhoni b Pathan 65 162 123 5 0 52.84
View dismissal J Mubarak c Laxman b Harbhajan Singh 18 73 38 2 1 47.36
View dismissal MF Maharoof lbw b Kumble 2 25 25 0 0 8.00
View dismissal HMCM Bandara c Sehwag b Kumble 11 24 21 1 0 52.38
View dismissal M Muralitharan b Harbhajan Singh 3 9 10 0 0 30.00
SL Malinga not out 0 10 4 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 1, nb 7) 8
Total (all out; 92.3 overs; 360 mins) 249 (2.69 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-39 (Atapattu, 16.3 ov), 2-84 (Sangakkara, 34.5 ov), 3-89 (Tharanga, 38.5 ov), 4-96 (Samaraweera, 40.2 ov), 5-201 (Jayawardene, 71.3 ov), 6-229 (Dilshan, 80.2 ov), 7-235 (Maharoof, 86.3 ov), 8-235 (Mubarak, 87.1 ov), 9-245 (Muralitharan, 89.6 ov), 10-249 (Bandara, 92.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wicket IK Pathan 9 1 31 1 3.44 41 5 0
View wickets Harbhajan Singh 31 7 79 3 2.54 145 8 0
View wicket AB Agarkar 11 3 18 1 1.63 54 2 0
View wickets A Kumble 34.3 9 89 5 2.57 163 9 1 (3nb)
V Sehwag 3 0 18 0 6.00 13 2 0 (4nb)
SR Tendulkar 4 0 13 0 3.25 16 1 0
Match details
Toss India, who chose to bat
Series India won the 3-match series 2-0
Test debut WU Tharanga (Sri Lanka)
Player of the match Harbhajan Singh (India)
Player of the series A Kumble (India)
Umpires BF Bowden (New Zealand) and Nadeem Ghauri (Pakistan)
TV umpire I Shivram
Match referee CH Lloyd (West Indies)
Close of play
Sun, 18 Dec - day 1 - India 1st innings 247/6 (VVS Laxman 71*, IK Pathan 39*, 78 ov)
Mon, 19 Dec - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 131/5 (TM Dilshan 27*, J Mubarak 11*, 40 ov)
Tue, 20 Dec - day 3 - India 2nd innings 287/9 (A Kumble 23*, Harbhajan Singh 19*, 66 ov)
Wed, 21 Dec - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 235/6 (J Mubarak 18*, MF Maharoof 2*, 85 ov)
Thu, 22 Dec - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 249 (92.3 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • India: 300 runs in 68.4 overs (415 balls), Extras 19
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 39/1 in 16.3 overs (WU Tharanga 22, KC Sangakkara 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 19.4 overs (118 balls), Extras 1
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 43.5 overs (269 balls), Extras 7
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 56.2 overs (345 balls), Extras 8
  • Tea: Sri Lanka 160/4 in 58.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 29, TM Dilshan 38)
  • India: 300 runs in 68.4 overs (415 balls), Extras 19
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 39/1 in 16.3 overs (WU Tharanga 22, KC Sangakkara 0)
  • Sri Lanka 50 runs in 19.4 overs (118 balls), Extras 1
  • Sri Lanka 100 runs in 43.5 overs (269 balls), Extras 7
  • Sri Lanka 150 runs in 56.2 overs (345 balls), Extras 8
  • Tea: Sri Lanka 160/4 in 58.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 29, TM Dilshan 38)
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 96 balls (6 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka 200 runs in 70.6 overs (433 balls), Extras 8
  • TM Dilshan: 50 off 94 balls (3 x 4)
  • New Ball Taken: Sri Lanka 234/6 after 83.5 overs (J Mubarak 0, MF Maharoof 0)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka 235/6 in 85.0 overs (J Mubarak 18, MF Maharoof 2)
 
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Series Results
India v Sri Lanka at Ahmedabad - Dec 18-22, 2005
India won by 259 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Delhi - Dec 10-14, 2005
India won by 188 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Chennai - Dec 2-6, 2005
Match drawn
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Dec 22, 2005

Harbhajan Singh and Anil Kumble are elated after India's comprehensive win at Ahmedabad, India v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Ahmedabad, Fifth day, December 22, 2005

Harbhajan Singh and Anil Kumble are elated after India's comprehensive win at Ahmedabad

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Dec 22, 2005

Harbhajan Singh celebrates after bowling out Muttiah Muralitharan, India v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Ahmedabad, Fifth day, December 22, 2005

Harbhajan Singh celebrates after bowling out Muttiah Muralitharan on the final day

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