ICC World Twenty20 - 18th match, Group 1

Sri Lanka v West Indies

Sri Lanka won by 9 wickets (with 28 balls remaining)

2.6

Rampaul to Sangakkara, 1 wide, starts off with a wide down the leg side to Sangakkara

2.6

Rampaul to Sangakkara, 1 run, too straight and he tucks it down to fine leg

Sri Lanka 24/1   KC Sangakkara 1* (1b)

3.1

Narine to Sangakkara, 1 run, gets forward and turns it to the on side

3.3

Narine to Sangakkara, no run, full and driven down to mid-on

3.4

Narine to Sangakkara, FOUR, elegantly done! Tossed up on the leg stump and easily flicked away in the air over midwicket

3.5

Narine to Sangakkara, 2 runs, gets across and drives and Russell dives at cover point and gets a hand to it, does well to gather himself and run after the ball and throw

3.6

Narine to Sangakkara, no run, gets forward and drives him to cover

Sri Lanka 32/1   KC Sangakkara 8* (6b 1x4)

4.5

Rampaul to Sangakkara, no run, lucky to get away with that Rampaul, straight and full on the pads and Sanga fails to whip it away, hit on the pads but outside the line

4.6

Rampaul to Sangakkara, 2 runs, shorter in length but on the pads and he clips it behind square, Edwards does the mopping near the boundary

Sri Lanka 43/1   KC Sangakkara 10* (8b 1x4)

6.2

Narine to Sangakkara, 1 run, comes round the wicket to sanga, drives a full ball wide of cover

6.5

Narine to Sangakkara, no run, spins back into the left-hander and he knocks it back to the bowler

6.6

Narine to Sangakkara, FOUR, lovely shot! Especially against the spinner, stays back at the crease and punches it with the turn wide of midwicket, that's 1000 T20 international runs for Sangakkara

Sri Lanka 62/1   KC Sangakkara 15* (11b 2x4)

7.2

Sammy to Sangakkara, FOUR, at this rate they will canter home really quickly, friendly short delivery and he swivels and pulls it behind square, fine leg gave up the chase

7.3

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, moves across the stumps and he pushes it down the track

7.4

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 run, stays back and punches it down to mid-off, the keeper is up to the stumps

7.6

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, gets it to nip back in to tuck him up for room, punched to the off side

Sri Lanka 69/1   KC Sangakkara 20* (15b 3x4)

9.1

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 run, drops it short and he pulls it along the ground to deep midwicket

9.6

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, flicked and Gayle does well at short midwicket to cut it off

Sri Lanka 81/1   KC Sangakkara 21* (17b 3x4)

10.2

Narine to Sangakkara, no run, the slower off break, Sanga was beaten as the ball spun away

10.3

Narine to Sangakkara, no run, stabs it to the off side

10.4

Narine to Sangakkara, 1 run, stays back and punches it down to point

Sri Lanka 83/1   KC Sangakkara 22* (20b 3x4)

11.1

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run

11.2

Sammy to Sangakkara, 2 runs, wasted delivery! Down the leg side with the keeper up and the ball clips the pads and goes to fine leg

11.3

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, punches it down to mid-off

11.4

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 leg bye, bowls it on the pads and it rolls to fine leg

Sri Lanka 86/1   KC Sangakkara 24* (24b 3x4)

12.3

Russell to Sangakkara, 1 run, gives him too much width outside the off stump and he slaps it straight to sweeper cover

Sri Lanka 93/1   KC Sangakkara 25* (25b 3x4)

13.2

Sammy to Sangakkara, 2 runs, stays back and punches it wide of extra cover for a couple

13.3

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 wide, slower ball wide down the leg side and Sanga tried to heave that away but was frustrated he couldn't put it away

13.3

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 run, waits for it and dabs it down to third man

13.6

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 run, makes a lot of room to heave it away and gets an inside edge past the stumps to fine leg

Sri Lanka 111/1   KC Sangakkara 29* (28b 3x4)

14.1

Rampaul to Sangakkara, FOUR, starts off with a juicy half volley from round the wicket, gets under the bounce and he lofts it crisply through the line to long-off

14.2

Rampaul to Sangakkara, FOUR, another "hit me" ball, drops it too short and he had the time to swivel and pull it cleanly down to deep square leg

14.3

Rampaul to Sangakkara, no run, stays back and punches it towards cover point

14.4

Rampaul to Sangakkara, 1 bye, slower ball outside the off stump and he swings and misses, the keeper fumbles

Sri Lanka 120/1   KC Sangakkara 37* (32b 5x4)

15.1

Gayle to Sangakkara, no run, gets across and pushes it to the off side

15.2

Gayle to Sangakkara, 2 runs, overthrow to seal the win! Sangakkara came down the track and chipped it to short extra cover who flung himself to his left and couldn't pluck it, the throw to the bowler's end was wide

Sri Lanka 130/1   KC Sangakkara 39* (34b 5x4)
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West Indies won by 36 runs
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Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS) - Oct 4, 2012
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India v South Africa at Colombo (RPS) - Oct 2, 2012
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Photos

Sep 29, 2012

Kumar Sangakkara plays a shot, Sri Lanka v West Indies, Super Eights, World Twenty20 2012, Pallekele, September 29, 2012

Kumar Sangakkara plays a shot

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Sep 29, 2012

Mahela Jayawardene attempts an unorthodox shot, Sri Lanka v West Indies, Super Eights, World Twenty20 2012, Pallekele, September 29, 2012

Mahela Jayawardene attempts an unorthodox shot

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