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92.5

Welegedara to Khan, 1 run, full outside off and he comes onto the front foot and pushes the ball wide of backward point

India 390/7   Z Khan 1* (1b)

93.1

Prasad to Khan, no run, pitches it right up to Zaheer, 138ks, and he pushes it to cover

93.2

Prasad to Khan, no run, slides down the pads to PJ behind the stumps

93.3

Prasad to Khan, no run, short ball to wake him up, sprayed down the leg side however, and Zaheer flinches as the wayward delivery flies down to PJ

93.4

Prasad to Khan, 1 run, slashes a wide ball outside off stump down to third man

India 391/7   Z Khan 2* (5b)

95.1

Prasad to Khan, no run, full on middle and leg and played back down the track

95.2

Prasad to Khan, FOUR, well played, Prasad drops short and Zaheer hangs back, arches himself a bit and uppercuts between slips and gully for four

95.3

Prasad to Khan, FOUR, four more, same sort of delivery from Prasad but its wider so Zaheer just has to reach out and slash it over the slips

95.4

Prasad to Khan, no run, fuller ball now, 144ks, slants into Zaheer who backs away to leg and has a heave but mistimes the ball with an inside edge back down the track to Prasad

95.5

Prasad to Khan, no run, more of a length ball outside off, goes on past the bat as Zaheer pushes at it, then Prasad stares down Zaheer

95.6

Prasad to Khan, no run, wee bit fuller and it jags back a bit to beat the bat again, well bowled

India 406/7   Z Khan 10* (11b 2x4)

97.1

Prasad to Khan, no run, pitches back of a length to Zaheer who punches it nicely to cover

97.2

Prasad to Khan, no run, shorter in length and it slants back to Zaheer, who has a habit of standing back towards leg stump, he defends while hopping back and edges well short of slip

97.3

Prasad to Khan, no run, makes more room for himself before punching the ball down past Harbhajan, who drops his bat as he sets off, there's a moment of hesitation as Murali runs from mid-on but when he misfields they decide to go for the single, but then call it off

97.4

Prasad to Khan, no run, back of a length again and he hops into position to defend

97.5

Prasad to Khan, (no ball) 1 run, whoa nelly! Prasad sends down a nasty beamer at 144ks which nearly knocks Zaheer's block off, he's down on his rear end as the ball flies down past his left shoulder, then it dribbles down toward square leg and Harbhajan tells Zaheer to get up and take the single, even as Prasad hurries to apologise

India 410/7   Z Khan 11* (16b 2x4)

98.1

Welegedara to Khan, no run, back of a length outside off, he gets in line and pushes to cover

98.2

Welegedara to Khan, no run, flirts with one outside off and gets beaten as it angles past him

98.3

Welegedara to Khan, no run, again he feels for one outside off, 130ks, which slants on

98.4

Welegedara to Khan, 1 no ball, and oversteps big time, pitches back of a length and defended

98.4

Welegedara to Khan, no run, flashes outside off stump once more and fails to connect

98.5

Welegedara to Khan, 1 run, aims for the yorker, 134ks, a bit too full and Zaheer clips it into the gap at midwicket

India 412/7   Z Khan 12* (22b 2x4)

100.1

Muralitharan to Khan, no run, tossed up, 80ks, nice dip into Zaheer who defends

100.2

Muralitharan to Khan, no run, fuller ball but he gets right to the pitch and defends

100.3

Muralitharan to Khan, no run, floats up the offbreak, not much turn, Zaheer gets well forward and defends

100.4

Muralitharan to Khan, no run, another one fizzed up and he gets well forward to smother it

100.5

Muralitharan to Khan, no run, more air on this one, which starts to dip, pushed back by Zaheer

100.6

Muralitharan to Khan, no run, much faster, flatter ball at 99ks but its too short and spins down the leg side for PJ to collect

India 413/7   Z Khan 12* (28b 2x4)

101.2

Herath to Khan, OUT, pushes it through at 79ks, its the one that goes the other way, pitches and slants down the leg side to Zaheer, who is rooted back in his crease, the bat is late to come down and he gets hit on the pad, they all go up and after a thought umpire Harper raises the finger, and replays show the ball would just have brushed leg stump

Z Khan lbw b Herath 12 (40m 29b 2x4 0x6) SR: 41.37

India 414/8   Z Khan 12 (29b 2x4)
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Series Results
India v Sri Lanka at Mumbai (BS) - Dec 2-6, 2009
India won by an innings and 24 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Kanpur - Nov 24-27, 2009
India won by an innings and 144 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Ahmedabad - Nov 16-20, 2009
Match drawn
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Nov 20, 2009

Contrasting emotions: Muttiah Muralitharan's silent frustration against Sachin Tendulkar's relief at reaching his match-saving century, India v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Ahmedabad, 5th day, November 20, 2009

Contrasting emotions: Muttiah Muralitharan's silent frustration against Sachin Tendulkar's relief at reaching his match-saving century

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Nov 20, 2009

VVS Laxman crunches one through the off side, India v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Ahmedabad, 5th day, November 20, 2009

VVS Laxman crunches one through the off side

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