Sri Lanka in India Test Series - 2nd Test

India v Sri Lanka

India won by an innings and 144 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150  | Overs 151-200

75.2

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, no run, outside the leg stump, flighted delivery, Tendulkar pads his first delivery away

75.3

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, no run, again it is tossed up, Tendulkar keeps bat and pad together as he defends

75.4

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, no run, not too much turn this time, Murali appeal for an lbw though that struck Tendulkar outside leg

75.5

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 2 runs, well outside off, thank you says Tendulkar and flashes it to deep backward point to get off the mark

75.6

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 2 runs, a forceful paddle-sweep from Tendulkar, played into the ground, Jayawardene at leg slip gets a hand on it but it was too fast for him to field, takes the pace off the ball allowing the fine leg fielder to cut it off

India 374/2   SR Tendulkar 4* (5b)

76.2

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, length ball just outside off, Tendulkar defends it towards cover

76.3

Mathews to Tendulkar, 1 run, a touch shorter, Tendulkar pokes the ball towards cover for a single

76.5

Mathews to Tendulkar, 1 run, angling into the pads, Tendulkar shuffles across and whips it towards deep square leg

India 378/2   SR Tendulkar 6* (8b)

77.1

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, on the pads, Tendulkar flicks it to the leg side and walks through for a single

77.5

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, Tendulkar watches the ball closely and turns the ball towards square leg off the backfoot

India 385/2   SR Tendulkar 8* (10b)

78.1

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, Tendulkar looked to cut off the backfoot, gets a bottom edge towards point

78.2

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, Tendulkar looks to defend this one off the front foot towards the off side, gets an inside edge onto the pads, the ball rolls to the off side

78.3

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, Tendulkar leaves this one alone, it was well outside off

78.4

Mathews to Tendulkar, 1 run, short and wide, easy for Tendulkar, he slaps it to sweeper cover

78.6

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, way outside off again from Mathews, left alone by Tendulkar

India 387/2   SR Tendulkar 9* (15b)

79.3

Herath to Tendulkar, no run, defended towards cover off the front foot

79.4

Herath to Tendulkar, no run, gets to pitch of the ball and smothers it

79.5

Herath to Tendulkar, no run, looks to clip it towards midwicket, can't beat the fielder there

79.6

Herath to Tendulkar, 1 run, Tendulkar comes down the track and drives the ball inside-out towards cover for a single

India 391/2   SR Tendulkar 10* (19b)

80.1

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, Tendulkar stands tall and punches the ball towards mid-off

80.2

Mathews to Tendulkar, 1 run, Tendulkar slaps the ball towards sweeper cover for a single

80.4

Mathews to Tendulkar, 2 runs, 'Two' Tendulkar calls immediately after turning the ball with soft hands towards midwicket, gets the couple easily

80.5

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, shapes away from the batsman, but started from way outside off, Tendulkar shoulders arms

80.6

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, short and wide, Tendulkar slaps the ball towards Dilshan at backward point

India 395/2   SR Tendulkar 13* (24b)

81.2

Mendis to Tendulkar, no run, defended to point this time

81.3

Mendis to Tendulkar, no run, gets well forward and blocks to the off side

81.4

Mendis to Tendulkar, no run, again shows the full face of the bat as he defends

81.5

Mendis to Tendulkar, 2 runs, sliding down leg, glanced for two to fine leg

81.6

Mendis to Tendulkar, no run, reverts to an offstump line, defended back to the bowler

India 398/2   SR Tendulkar 15* (29b)

83.1

Mendis to Tendulkar, no run, solid forward defensive from Tendulkar

83.2

Mendis to Tendulkar, no run, and again, Tendulkar blocks it back to the bowler

83.3

Mendis to Tendulkar, 1 run, legspinner from Mendis, Tendulkar takes it from outside off and flicks it towards wide mid-on

83.5

Mendis to Tendulkar, no run, defended back to the bowler

83.6

Mendis to Tendulkar, 1 run, on the pads, whipped behind square by Tendulkar

India 401/2   SR Tendulkar 17* (34b)

84.1

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, well outside off, left alone

84.2

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, and again, no trouble for the batsmen, but Sangakkara will be happy at least the runs are being kept down

84.3

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, three in a row, angling across, much too wide to interest the batsman

84.4

Welegedara to Tendulkar, 1 run, Tendulkar gets well forward and eases the ball towards extra cover

India 402/2   SR Tendulkar 18* (38b)

85.4

Mendis to Tendulkar, 1 run, flicked behind square leg this time

India 405/2   SR Tendulkar 19* (39b)

86.1

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, fullish and on off, Tendulkar blocks it back to the bowler

86.2

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, short ball on legstump, Tendulkar ducks under the bouncer

86.3

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, full ball just outside off again, Tendulkar is content to block towards cover

86.4

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, Tendulkar was looking to defend to the off side, gets it off the inside half of the bat towards mdiwicket instead

86.5

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, half-volley outside off, driven firmly but straight to extra cover

86.6

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, "Wait in" says Tendulkar after playing the ball off the backfoot towards cover

India 405/2   SR Tendulkar 19* (45b)

87.3

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, slightly overpitched on middle and leg, driven back to the bowler

87.4

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, just outside off, Tendulkar leaves it alone

87.5

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, length ball just outside off, punched towards mid-off

87.6

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, shortish ball, but doesn't get up at all, Tendulkar defends off the backfoot, the ball hits almost the bottom of the bat

India 408/2   SR Tendulkar 19* (49b)

89.2

Herath to Tendulkar, no run, gets well forward and defends to the leg side

89.3

Herath to Tendulkar, no run, tossed up delivery, Tendulkar again blocks it cautiously

89.4

Herath to Tendulkar, no run, pitching on a length just outside off, Tendulkar taps it to the off side

89.5

Herath to Tendulkar, 1 run, short and wide, Tendulkar slaps it to sweeper cover

India 413/2   SR Tendulkar 20* (53b)

90.1

Welegedara to Tendulkar, 2 runs, starts with a full and wide delivery, reaches for it and drives it through the covers for a couple into the deep

90.2

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, keeps low and gets to the keeper on the second bounce, we're still in the first over of the day, short of a good length outside off, he leaves it be

90.3

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, fuller and Tendulkar leaves it again, angling away from him and carries well to Prasanna

90.4

Welegedara to Tendulkar, 1 run, shortish outside off, punched off the back foot through extra cover for a single to raise the 50-stand

India 420/2   SR Tendulkar 23* (57b)

91.1

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, fullish on the off, draws him forward and Tendulkar defends it in the direction of cover

91.2

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, watchfully played, probing him outside off, covers it well by getting outside the line and defending it with a still head back to the bowler

91.3

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, short of a good length on the off, gets forward and drops it wide of the bowler

91.4

Mathews to Tendulkar, 1 run, held it back again, crunched from the crease towards deep point for a single

India 421/2   SR Tendulkar 24* (61b)

92.1

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run

92.2

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, trying to tempt him to poke at a widish delivery, angling it away from him, Tendulkar ignores it

92.3

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, short of a good length outside off, doesn't rise up as much as he expected, opts not to play at it

92.4

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, pushed it full outside off, reached for it and drove it towards mid-off, thought of a single, so did Dravid but Tendulkar sent him back in time

92.5

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, overpitched and he leant into the drive but played it straight to extra cover, nicely timed, not much effort there but couldn't pierce the field

92.6

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, targeting the stumps this time, shortish on middle and got some late movement, Tendulkar got nicely behind it and blocked it back to Welegedara

India 425/2   SR Tendulkar 24* (67b)

93.4

Mathews to Tendulkar, 1 run, nicely timed, shortish, made a little room and steered it towards deep point for a single

93.6

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, pushed it full on the off stump, Tendulkar gets forward, checks his shot as he plays it to mid-on

India 428/2   SR Tendulkar 25* (69b)

94.2

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, striking it off the middle, gets on the front foot and punches it to short extra cover

94.3

Welegedara to Tendulkar, 1 run, short and wide, slashes hard, gets to on a couple of bounces to Murali at third man

94.5

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, hurling it on a good length on the off, trying to angle it in towards the batsman, Tendulkar pulls off a textbook front-foot defense

94.6

Welegedara to Tendulkar, no run, nice, probing delivery, tempting length outside off, in the driving zone but Tendulkar restrains himself

India 431/2   SR Tendulkar 26* (73b)

95.2

Mathews to Tendulkar, 1 run, shortish outside off, reaches for it and cuts it towards Mendis at deep point

95.5

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, overpitched, drove it a little uppishly towards that short point fielder, fell well short

95.6

Mathews to Tendulkar, no run, hurling it on the off stump, Tendulkar gets a big stride out and defends it to short point

India 434/2   SR Tendulkar 27* (76b)

97.1

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, flighted delivery bowled full outside off, pushed past midwicket for a single

India 442/2   SR Tendulkar 28* (77b)

98.1

Mendis to Tendulkar, 1 run, bowled it full on the pads, turned away to fine leg for a single

India 447/2   SR Tendulkar 29* (78b)

99.2

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, flatter trajectory that time, shortish outside off, went across, closed the face and dabbed it in front of square leg for a single

India 450/2   SR Tendulkar 30* (79b)

100.1

Mendis to Tendulkar, no run

100.2

Mendis to Tendulkar, no run, dropped, Tendulkar gets a life, bowled it on a good length on middle and leg, Tendulkar came forward and flicked it uppishly wide of Dilshan at midwicket who was a little late to react, he flung himself to his left and tried to clasp it with his outstretched left hand but was unable to hold on

100.3

Mendis to Tendulkar, 1 run, pushed into the gap between point and cover for a single

100.5

Mendis to Tendulkar, 1 run, bowled it full on middle and leg, turned away behind square for one more

India 453/2   SR Tendulkar 32* (83b)

101.2

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, paddles it down towards fine leg for a single

101.5

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, no run, picked the doosra, bowling it short outside off, waited for it to turn away and guided it down to point

101.6

Muralitharan to Tendulkar, 1 run, tight line on middle, moves back and whips it past square leg to keep the strike

India 458/2   SR Tendulkar 34* (86b)

102.1

Mendis to Tendulkar, SIX, gives him the charge, wasn't entirely to the pitch but was committed to that shot, quickish and flat and he hammered it over the long-off boundary for his first hit to the fence

102.2

Mendis to Tendulkar, no run, pushed off the front foot towards midwicket

102.3

Mendis to Tendulkar, no run, fullish on middle but with a bit of air this time, watchfully blocked into the leg side

102.4

Mendis to Tendulkar, no run, came down the track and adjusted well to a shortish delivery, defended it into the off side

102.5

Mendis to Tendulkar, OUT, the drop doesn't prove too costly, charges down the track again and tries to clear Samaraweera at a slightly deepish mid-off but is unable to, didn't get the desired connection or the elevation and found the fielder.

SR Tendulkar c Samaraweera b Mendis 40 (122m 91b 0x4 1x6) SR: 43.95

India 464/3   SR Tendulkar 40 (91b 1x6)
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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 27, 2009

Pragyan Ojha gets the congratulations from MS Dhoni as India walk off victorious, India v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Kanpur, 4th day, November 27, 2009

Pragyan Ojha gets the congratulations from MS Dhoni as India walk off victorious

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Nov 27, 2009

Sreesanth with the match ball, India v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Kanpur, 4th day, November 27, 2009

Sreesanth with the match ball

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