ICC World Twenty20, 22nd Match, Group 1: Sri Lanka v England at Pallekele, Oct 1, 2012
ICC World Twenty20 - 22nd match, Group 1
Sri Lanka won by 19 runs
1 October 2012 - night match (20-over match)

Finn to Jayawardene, 1 run, pitched up outside off stump, Jayawardene gets forward and pushed back past the stumps, mid-on comes fine but they scamper one


Finn to Jayawardene, 1 wide, length ball, leaving Jayawardene off the pitch and it goes too far, he can't get a bat on it, though Bairstow makes a good take


Finn to Jayawardene, 1 run, angling in off a slightly short length, turned into a gap at midwicket

Sri Lanka 4/0   DPMD Jayawardene 2* (2b)

Dernbach to Jayawardene, 1 leg bye, length ball, maybe a touch slow, on leg stump and rolls away off the pad behind square


Dernbach to Jayawardene, no run, another good lifter from Dernbach, banging the ball in and it fizzes up off the surface past the outside edge


Dernbach to Jayawardene, no run, pushed through on a fullish length, Jayawardene is hit on the pad trying to play across the line ... but it was probably sneaking down leg

Sri Lanka 12/0   DPMD Jayawardene 2* (5b)

Finn to Jayawardene, FOUR, bouncer, at the man and Jayawardene swivels to pull majestically over long leg - looked like it had gone all the way but signalled four


Finn to Jayawardene, no run, length ball, teasing and in the corridor, holds its line and Jayawardene plays and misses


Finn to Jayawardene, no run, another unsuccessful flash outside off from the batsman, beaten for pace


Finn to Jayawardene, 1 run, touch full, outside off, gets forward and chances a single to mid-off

Sri Lanka 18/0   DPMD Jayawardene 7* (9b 1x4)

Dernbach to Jayawardene, no run, this is a cracking start from Dernbach, another rising delivery off the pitch beats the outside edge as Jayawardene plays a big, booming drive


Dernbach to Jayawardene, SIX, well, that's quite a comeback! Touch short but not heinously so, Jayawardene seizes on it and swings it high over long leg with barely a blink


Dernbach to Jayawardene, 1 run, dug in again and pulled hard, rolls the wrists and it goes flat to deep square leg for one


Dernbach to Jayawardene, 1 run, another slower delivery out the back of the hand, bounces up off the pitch and Jayawardene taps it down into the leg side for another single

Sri Lanka 34/0   DPMD Jayawardene 15* (13b 1x4 1x6)

Finn to Jayawardene, no run, touch short, at the body, Jaya swivels adroitly but can only bung his pull straight to short fine leg


Finn to Jayawardene, no run, pitched up outside off and Jayawardene gives it the full gun, smashing a drive straight a Samit Patel, who puts himself in harm's way to stop it smartly. At least he's got a bit of cushioning


Finn to Jayawardene, 1 run, back of a length and pulled through square leg for one

Sri Lanka 35/0   DPMD Jayawardene 16* (16b 1x4 1x6)

Broad to Jayawardene, no run, nice line and length to begin with, shaping away and beats the outside edge - in fact Bairstow thinks there might have been a nick


Broad to Jayawardene, no run, Jayawardene backs away and throws the bat violently at a length ball - another miss


Broad to Jayawardene, no run, drags this short, Jaya is late on it and the ball cannons into his body and then down on to the pitch ... join the dots


Broad to Jayawardene, 2 runs, oooooh, that's close to being caught at extra-cover! The ball stuck in the pitch, Jayawardene drove on the up and it looped just over the fingertips of Bopara


Broad to Jayawardene, no run, full of a length, pushed towards point


Broad to Jayawardene, 1 run, pitched up wide of the stumps, jams his bat down and squirts one to backward point as they take on the fielder successfully

Sri Lanka 44/1   DPMD Jayawardene 19* (22b 1x4 1x6)

Swann to Jayawardene, 2 runs, tossed up and turning to leg, Jayawardene advances and gets just a tickle, short fine leg gives chase and just prevents four


Swann to Jayawardene, FOUR, reverses the hands, ready for a full ball from Swann, paddling it past the infield for four to third man


Swann to Jayawardene, no run, tossed up and turned to midwicket on the front foot


Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, dropped short on the leg side, they hustle through and Morgan's throw to the bowler's end is wayward


Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, flighted outside the line of off, reverse sweeps again but this time to short third man, they still grab one

Sri Lanka 53/1   DPMD Jayawardene 27* (27b 2x4 1x6)

Bopara to Jayawardene, 1 run, length ball, seaming in a touch, worked through square leg on the back foot


Bopara to Jayawardene, no run, beats the outside edge with a length ball that drifts in, Jayawardene prodded from the crease and the ball nestled in Bairstow's gloves

Sri Lanka 57/1   DPMD Jayawardene 28* (29b 2x4 1x6)

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, spinning in from outside off, Jayawardene pirouettes and takes one to deep backward square leg


Swann to Jayawardene, FOUR, fabulous wrist work from Jaya, reversing the hands again and happy-slapping four to third man


Swann to Jayawardene, no run, pushed through a touch quicker outside off, blocked to point and fielded quickly

Sri Lanka 64/1   DPMD Jayawardene 33* (32b 3x4 1x6)

Patel to Jayawardene, no run, turn and bounce from Patel, Jaya goes back and is beaten past the outside edge


Patel to Jayawardene, FOUR, touch short and wide, lacerates a cut shot through backward point, beats the fielder's dive and gallops into unguarded space


Patel to Jayawardene, no run, floated up on the stumps, hits the pad but sliding past leg


Patel to Jayawardene, FOUR, down the leg side again and swept via a bottom edge, it runs fine and that's four more


Patel to Jayawardene, 1 run, tossed up on the stumps and trickled to mid-on for a single

Sri Lanka 74/1   DPMD Jayawardene 42* (37b 5x4 1x6)

Swann to Jayawardene, OUT, tossed up outside off, slapped towards midwicket and caught! Didn't get the placement right and the fielder runs in and takes a super catch diving forward low to the ground, big wicket for England

DPMD Jayawardene c Morgan b Swann 42 (42m 38b 5x4 1x6) SR: 110.52

Sri Lanka 74/2   DPMD Jayawardene 42 (38b 5x4 1x6)





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