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

41.3

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, off the mark immediately, whipping a fullish delivery through square leg for a single

41.6

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, keeps it flat, Dravid lunges forward to one that turns in and defends it solidly to silly point

India 235/1   R Dravid 1* (2b)

42.4

Herath to Dravid, no run, blocked it off the back foot onto the pitch

42.5

Herath to Dravid, no run

42.6

Herath to Dravid, no run, driven off the front foot to mid-off

India 244/1   R Dravid 1* (5b)

43.4

Muralitharan to Dravid, 2 runs, Dravid forces it off the back foot wide of Dilshan, watched it land, turn in sharply, moved away and executed it with perfection, earning a couple

43.5

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, flights it on the off stump, rocks forward and defends it with a reach

43.6

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, short and wide, makes room and cuts it towards deep point for a single

India 248/1   R Dravid 4* (8b)

44.1

Herath to Dravid, 1 run, Dravid's working it around with ease now, opens the face a hint and taps it wide of cover for a single

44.4

Herath to Dravid, no run, angling it in towards middle and leg, gets across to defend it into the leg side, is struck on the pads but it would have been sliding down

44.5

Herath to Dravid, 1 run, shortish outside off, slapped off the back foot to deep cover for a single

India 255/1   R Dravid 6* (11b)

45.1

Mendis to Dravid, no run, appears to be the offspinner, bowled full on middle, defended back to the bowler

45.2

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, short of a length on the off, punched wide of mid-off for a single

45.6

Mendis to Dravid, FOUR, bowled it full on the off stump, gets to the pitch and drives it sweetly wide of mid-off, this is too easy

India 265/1   R Dravid 11* (14b 1x4)

46.2

Dilshan to Dravid, 1 run, short and wide, kept a little low, reached for it and cut it down to deep point for a single

46.4

Dilshan to Dravid, no run, hurled it full on the off, gets forward and pushes it to cover

46.5

Dilshan to Dravid, no run, bowled flat and on a good length on the off, defended towards cover

46.6

Dilshan to Dravid, 1 run, shortish outside off, cuts it stylishly towards deep point for a single

India 269/1   R Dravid 13* (18b 1x4)

47.1

Mendis to Dravid, no run, bowled it full on middle, defended back to the bowler

47.2

Mendis to Dravid, no run

47.3

Mendis to Dravid, no run, quicker through the air, at 97 kmph, went straight on, knocks it back to Mendis

47.4

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, slightly short, guides it behind point for a single

India 270/1   R Dravid 14* (22b 1x4)

48.6

Dilshan to Dravid, no run, flighted on the off, bowled full, driven through to mid-on

India 278/1   R Dravid 14* (23b 1x4)

49.3

Mendis to Dravid, no run, tossed it up, bowled full on middle, driven down towards mid-on

49.4

Mendis to Dravid, no run, pitched it short on middle, punched towards extra cover

49.5

Mendis to Dravid, no run, went straight on, short of a good length on middle, presented he full face to the bowler

49.6

Mendis to Dravid, no run, bowled it full on middle, pushed back to the bowler

India 279/1   R Dravid 14* (27b 1x4)

50.2

Dilshan to Dravid, no run, tossed up on the off, gets forward and knocks it down on the pitch

50.3

Dilshan to Dravid, FOUR, despite Sehwag's wicket the run-scoring refuses to abate, shortish outside off and he chops it down behind point to the third-man boundary to raise the 50-stand

50.4

Dilshan to Dravid, no run, on middle and off, defended with a reach back to the bowler

50.5

Dilshan to Dravid, no run, pushed off the front foot towards midwicket

50.6

Dilshan to Dravid, 1 run, short of a length outside off, cut away towards deep point for a single

India 285/1   R Dravid 19* (32b 2x4)

51.1

Mendis to Dravid, no run, spun away this time, gets forward and defends it towards point

51.2

Mendis to Dravid, FOUR, the offspinner, got it wrong, dropped it really short on the off, Dravid moves back and away, waits for it to turn in and creams it through extra cover

51.3

Mendis to Dravid, no run, bowled it on a good length on the off, gets a big stride forward and knocks it back

51.4

Mendis to Dravid, no run, throwing it up on middle, driven through the line to mid-on

51.5

Mendis to Dravid, no run

51.6

Mendis to Dravid, no run, flighted on middle and off, pushed down to mid-off on the front foot

India 289/1   R Dravid 23* (38b 3x4)

52.3

Herath to Dravid, no run, shortish on leg stump, tries to whip it fine, gets an inside edge onto his pads and rolls down to short fine

52.4

Herath to Dravid, 1 run, flighted on middle, gets forward and defends it towards square leg for a single

52.6

Herath to Dravid, no run, tossed it up outside off, pads it away

India 292/1   R Dravid 24* (41b 3x4)

53.6

Mendis to Dravid, no run

India 293/1   R Dravid 24* (42b 3x4)

54.6

Herath to Dravid, 1 run, shortish on middle and leg, whipped towards square leg and keeps the strike

India 295/1   R Dravid 25* (43b 3x4)

55.1

Mendis to Dravid, no run, pushed it full on the off, gets forward and pushes it back to the bowler

55.2

Mendis to Dravid, no run

55.3

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, spun in, gets forward to defend, closes the face at the last moment to play it behind square

55.5

Mendis to Dravid, no run, quicker, bowled at 100.7 kmph, short on middle, went straight on, Dravid picked it and knocked it down on the pitch

55.6

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, pushed off the front foot wide of cover for a single

India 298/1   R Dravid 27* (48b 3x4)

56.1

Herath to Dravid, no run, plays that really late, over the wicket, bowled shortish on leg stump, turns in and he defends it back to him off the back foot

56.2

Herath to Dravid, no run, comes down the track and drives it hard but straight to midwicket

56.3

Herath to Dravid, no run, pitched full outside leg, gets to the pitch and defends it towards midwicket

56.4

Herath to Dravid, no run, hurled it short outside leg stump, rapped on the pads as he tried to flick it away,

56.5

Herath to Dravid, no run

56.6

Herath to Dravid, 1 run, waited for it to turn away, cut it behind point for a single

India 299/1   R Dravid 28* (54b 3x4)

57.1

Mendis to Dravid, no run, tossed up on middle, defended with a reach back to the bowler

57.2

Mendis to Dravid, no run, bowled at 96.2 kmph, gets to the pitch and plays it towards mid-off

57.3

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, India reach 300 before tea, whipped away off the back foot through midwicket

India 300/1   R Dravid 29* (57b 3x4)

58.2

Herath to Dravid, no run, lands on a good length outside the leg stump, Dravid need not play at it, pads it away

58.3

Herath to Dravid, 2 runs, he does so this time, flighted outside legs again and he sweeps it down wide of deep square leg for a couple of runs

58.4

Herath to Dravid, no run, pitched up on leg and middle, pushed back to the bowler

58.5

Herath to Dravid, no run, hurled it short outside leg stump, lets it go through to the keeper

58.6

Herath to Dravid, 1 run, gets a quick single by knocking it down wide of point

India 307/1   R Dravid 32* (62b 3x4)

59.1

Mendis to Dravid, no run, first ball after tea, Dravid gets well forward and defends ot the off side

59.2

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, on the pads this time, worked towards square leg

India 308/1   R Dravid 33* (64b 3x4)

60.1

Herath to Dravid, no run, Herath starts with a ball well outside leg, Dravid pads it away

60.2

Herath to Dravid, no run, again outside leg, Dravid pads away again

60.3

Herath to Dravid, 4 byes, way down the leg side, and the ball keeps very low, Prasanna can't collect that one

60.4

Herath to Dravid, no run, on middle and off this time, Dravid gets forward and defends

60.5

Herath to Dravid, no run, fullish ball on off, Dravid shows us his forward defensive

60.6

Herath to Dravid, 1 run, back to the legstump line, Dravid sweeps this one down to backward square leg

India 317/1   R Dravid 34* (70b 3x4)

61.1

Mendis to Dravid, no run, outside off, blocked towards point

61.2

Mendis to Dravid, no run, tossed up this time, on a length on off, going straight on, defended back to thje bowler

61.3

Mendis to Dravid, no run, slightly overpitched on off, Dravid clips it towards mid-on

61.4

Mendis to Dravid, no run, had Dravid reaching out for that one, length ball outside off, Dravid drives to extra cover

61.5

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, this one goes straight on after pitching on off, Dravid punches it to mid-off off the back foot and sprints through for a single

India 318/1   R Dravid 35* (75b 3x4)

62.2

Herath to Dravid, 1 run, on middle stump, Dravid opens the face of the ball and steers the ball towards point for a quick single

62.6

Herath to Dravid, no run, on offstump, fired in flat, Dravid stretches forward and blocks

India 322/1   R Dravid 36* (77b 3x4)

63.3

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, nicely tossed up, slightly overpitched, Dravid drives the ball towards deep point

India 324/1   R Dravid 37* (78b 3x4)

64.1

Herath to Dravid, no run, defended towards point

64.2

Herath to Dravid, FOUR, a shortish ball on legstump, Dravid gets well on his backfoot, gets his front leg out of the way and swipes the ball to the midwicket boundary

64.3

Herath to Dravid, 1 leg bye, looks to sweep this one, flies off the boot behind square leg

64.5

Herath to Dravid, no run, Dravid stands tall and looks to whip it through the leg side, doesn't beat short leg

64.6

Herath to Dravid, no run, on offstump, Dravid is content to defend towards cover

India 336/1   R Dravid 41* (83b 4x4)

65.3

Mendis to Dravid, no run, offstump delivery, Dravid makes room but can only drive to extra cover

65.4

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

65.5

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, turns into Dravid after pitching on middle, Dravid rocks back and guides the ball towards backward point

India 338/1   R Dravid 42* (86b 4x4)

66.3

Herath to Dravid, 1 run, fullish and on the pads, Dravid sweeps that one to deep backward square leg

India 341/1   R Dravid 43* (87b 4x4)

67.3

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, turns into Dravid, who backs away and pushes it against the spin to cover

67.4

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, pitching on middle and turning to leg, Dravid defends towards the non-striker

67.5

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, watchful defence from Dravid, gets a bog stride in as he blocks it to the off side

67.6

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, punched off the backfoot towards sweeper cover

India 346/1   R Dravid 44* (91b 4x4)

68.1

Herath to Dravid, no run, outside leg, defended with a straight bat

68.2

Herath to Dravid, FOUR, 350 comes up as Dravid comes down the pitch and lofts the ball over mid-on, two bounces and into the boundary

68.3

Herath to Dravid, no run, full and well outside leg, blocked towards midwicket

68.4

Herath to Dravid, 1 run, switches to a middle stump line, Dravid plays with soft hands towards cover

68.6

Herath to Dravid, no run, Herath plugs away outside leg, Dravid tries to whip it behind square, doesn't connect so he'll have to wait a while to get his half-century

India 352/1   R Dravid 49* (96b 5x4)

69.5

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, length ball on off, Dravid stretches forward and defends

69.6

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, full and down the leg side, Dravid sweeps it to get to his half-century

India 358/1   R Dravid 50* (98b 5x4)

70.1

Mathews to Dravid, no run, first ball is blocked back to the bowler

70.2

Mathews to Dravid, no run, length ball just outside off, defended towards point

70.3

Mathews to Dravid, 1 run, ovepritched on the legstump, flicked to deep square for a single

70.5

Mathews to Dravid, no run, outside off, Dravid is content to leave that one alone, it was an offcutter from Mathews

70.6

Mathews to Dravid, 1 run, length ball in the channel outside off, driven towards cover by Dravid

India 361/1   R Dravid 52* (103b 5x4)

71.1

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, on the legstump, defended to the leg side

71.2

Muralitharan to Dravid, FOUR, overpitched outside off, Dravid pounces on it, gets a huge stride on and elegantly drives that between mid-off and extra cover

71.3

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, defended tiwards mid-off this time

71.4

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, another good-looking drive from Draivd, timing wasn't as good this time so he can't beat mid-off

India 366/1   R Dravid 57* (107b 6x4)

72.1

Mathews to Dravid, no run, Mathews keeps plugging away outside off, Dravid stands tall and defends

72.2

Mathews to Dravid, no run, again he sticks to the length-ball-on-offstump formula, Dravid blocks back to the bowler

72.3

Mathews to Dravid, no run, just outside off this time, Dravid shoulders arms

72.4

Mathews to Dravid, no run, a touch fuller and closer to offstump, defended by Dravid

72.5

Mathews to Dravid, no run, back of a length this time, just outside off, Dravid opens the face to guide the ball to backward point

72.6

Mathews to Dravid, no run, well outside off, Dravid leaves it to the keeper, a rare maiden

India 366/1   R Dravid 57* (113b 6x4)

73.2

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, Dravid gets well forward and defends to the leg side

73.3

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, short and wide, Dravid rocks back and crashes the ball top deep point

73.5

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, length ball heading for off, Dravid blocks to the off side

73.6

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, fuller and a touch wider, Dravid is happy to tap the ball towards point

India 369/1   R Dravid 58* (117b 6x4)

76.1

Mathews to Dravid, 1 run, down the leg side again, Dravid flicks it to deep square leg for a single

76.4

Mathews to Dravid, 1 run, full and wide, guided to third man for a single

76.6

Mathews to Dravid, no run, 'No,' Dravid shouts after pushing the ball towards cover

India 378/2   R Dravid 60* (120b 6x4)

77.2

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, defended to the leg side this time

77.3

Muralitharan to Dravid, FOUR, tossed up, full and just outside off, Dravid didn't quite get hold of the ball but placed it well, wide of mid-on and the ball trickles to the boundary

77.4

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, punched towards cover for a single

77.6

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, full ball on middle and leg, blocked back to the bowler

India 385/2   R Dravid 65* (124b 7x4)

78.5

Mathews to Dravid, 1 run, fullish and outside off, driven towards extra cover for a single

India 387/2   R Dravid 66* (125b 7x4)

79.1

Herath to Dravid, 2 runs, flighted delivery, firmly hit by Dravid towards sweeper cover, Mendis covers a lot of ground to cut that off

79.2

Herath to Dravid, 1 run, crisply driven towards mid-off, again a good bit of fielding from Sri Lanka, it was Dilshan this time

India 390/2   R Dravid 69* (127b 7x4)

80.3

Mathews to Dravid, 1 run, slanting down the leg side, easy for Dravid, helped down to fine leg

India 393/2   R Dravid 70* (128b 7x4)

81.1

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, played with soft hands towards cover

India 396/2   R Dravid 71* (129b 7x4)

82.1

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, angling across the batsman, that kept low, Dravid lets it go

82.2

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, wide outside off, Dravid lets it go

82.3

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, and again, it is too far outside off to interest Dravid

82.4

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, an action replay that, too far outside off

82.5

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, slightly closer to off, still pretty wide, Dravid fishes at that one, nearly gets a nick

82.6

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, reverts to leaving the outside-off balls to the keeper

India 398/2   R Dravid 71* (135b 7x4)

83.4

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, comes into the batsman this time, Dravid gets it down to fine leg for a single to bring up 400

India 400/2   R Dravid 72* (136b 7x4)

84.5

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, guided to backward point, too firmly to have time for a single

84.6

Welegedara to Dravid, 1 run, opens the face and steers a full, wide ball to third man for a single. Dravid's run-tally is now 11,111. Wonder what David Shepherd would have done on knowing that

India 403/2   R Dravid 73* (138b 7x4)

85.1

Mendis to Dravid, no run, defended solidly to the off side

85.2

Mendis to Dravid, no run, firmly punched to extra cover

85.3

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, a full toss on the pads, pretty high, just below the waist, Dravid slams it to mid-on, where Murali misfields, no extra run though

85.5

Mendis to Dravid, no run, gets nicely forward and defends

85.6

Mendis to Dravid, no run, full and flat, Dravid opens the face and blocks to the off side

India 405/2   R Dravid 74* (143b 7x4)

87.1

Mathews to Dravid, 2 runs, short and wide, Dravid cuts it to deep point for an easy couple

87.2

Mathews to Dravid, 1 run, Hundred runs for the session comes up as Dravid leans across and glances the ball toward fine leg

India 408/2   R Dravid 77* (145b 7x4)

88.1

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, Dravid looks to defend a all angling across him, hit on the pads well outside the line of off

88.2

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, fullish ball on off, Dravid dives towards cover

88.3

Welegedara to Dravid, 2 runs, full and wide, Dravid reaches across and drives crisply towards sweeper cover, another couple of runs for Dravid

88.4

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, another short ball that only rose up as high as the stumps, Dravid defends off the backfoot

88.5

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, close to the offstump, Dravid keeps bat and pad together as he defends, Welegedara looking for some inward movement but isn't getting any here

88.6

Welegedara to Dravid, 1 run, length ball outside off, poked towards backward point, a bit of a misfield by Dilshan gives away the single

India 411/2   R Dravid 80* (151b 7x4)

89.1

Herath to Dravid, 1 run, defended towards mid-off for a single

89.6

Herath to Dravid, FOUR, so what if it is the last ball of the day? Dravid caps India's day of dominance by cracking the ball wide of mid-off for four

India 417/2   R Dravid 85* (153b 8x4)

90.5

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, another one that keeps low, widish delivery and Dravid has no reason to play at it, shoulders arms

90.6

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, good length just a fraction outside off and gets it to leave the right hander, Dravid lets it through

India 420/2   R Dravid 85* (155b 8x4)

91.5

Mathews to Dravid, no run, shortish outside off, keeps low and Dravid opts to leave it alone

91.6

Mathews to Dravid, FOUR, survives! Kept low again as he tried to cut it past point, got a thick inside edge and it just evaded off stump before rolling down the fine-leg boundary

India 425/2   R Dravid 89* (157b 9x4)

93.1

Mathews to Dravid, no run, lands on a good length outside off and holds its line, Dravid lets it through

93.2

Mathews to Dravid, no run, getting it to move in this time, fullish outside off, trying to induce Dravid into playing the drive but it's still early days, he watches it through

93.3

Mathews to Dravid, 1 run, short of a good length, moved in and he guided it down to third man for a single

93.5

Mathews to Dravid, 1 run, hurling it full on the off, eased towards deep cover for one more

India 428/2   R Dravid 91* (161b 9x4)

94.1

Welegedara to Dravid, 1 run, short and wide, cuts it away towards deep point, thinks of a couple but it's not there

94.4

Welegedara to Dravid, 1 run, singles on offer, shortish outside off, taps it down towards third man for a single

India 431/2   R Dravid 93* (163b 9x4)

95.1

Mathews to Dravid, 1 run, dragged it really short outside off, cracks it to deep cover for a single

95.3

Mathews to Dravid, no run, fullish on the off, stretches forward and pushes it down to mid-off

95.4

Mathews to Dravid, 1 run, pitched it up outside off, gets forward and drives it down to deep cover for a single

India 434/2   R Dravid 95* (166b 9x4)

96.1

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, angling it in towards off, hitting a good length, Dravid rocks forward and knocks it down towards cover

96.2

Welegedara to Dravid, 2 runs, a couple more, driving length and Dravid obliges, stroking it wide of deep cover to inch closer to three-figures

96.3

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, shaping away but a touch too full, plays it down with an angled bat behind point

96.4

Welegedara to Dravid, 1 no ball, oversteps, short of a good length on the off, held its line, gets front and across and taps it to cover

96.4

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, shuffles a hint there and pushes it from middle and off towards midwicket

96.5

Welegedara to Dravid, FOUR, gets to a century in style, pitched up and he cashes in, driving it all along the ground through mid-off for a boundary

96.6

Welegedara to Dravid, no run, beaten there, fishing for one outside off, shortish and he tries to angle it down to third man but is beaten by a hint of extra pace

India 441/2   R Dravid 101* (173b 10x4)

97.2

Muralitharan to Dravid, FOUR, waited for it to turn in, it was slightly short, made room and punched it past extra cover, there is a deep cover in place but it was placed to perfection

97.3

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, flatter with much more rip, bowled at 87 kmph, lands on a good length, not much turn though, defended with a big stride forward

97.4

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, surprised by the quicker one there, didn't turn as much as he wanted it to, went for the cut, missed

97.5

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, targeting the stumps this time, middle and off, bowled full and gets some turn, catches the inside half of the bat as Dravid looks to drive it back

97.6

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, tossed it up in front of middle and off, Dravid is made to lean forward and he works it towards midwicket

India 446/2   R Dravid 105* (178b 11x4)

98.2

Mendis to Dravid, no run, pushed it on a good length on middle, kept it flat there, played to midwicket

98.3

Mendis to Dravid, no run, spun away there, sucked him into playing the drive but Dravid executed it well, pushing it through the line to mid-off

98.4

Mendis to Dravid, no run, went straight on, lands on a good length on middle, gets forward and punches it to mid-on

98.5

Mendis to Dravid, no run, held his length back there, Dravid is still committed to the front foot, defends it to cover

98.6

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, shortish on the off, the straighter one again, crunched off the back foot to deep cover for a single

India 448/2   R Dravid 106* (183b 11x4)

99.1

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, Dravid pulls off a paddle, bowled it full outside off, bent low, went across and helped it down to fine leg

99.3

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, tossed up on the off, rocks forward and defends it in front of cover with a still head

99.4

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, turns in from a good length outside off, closes the face and plays it back to Murali

99.5

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, the doosra, picked it really late, it moved away as he tried to punch it past cover, mistimed it as he had to reach for it

99.6

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, beaten by the straighter one there, flighted it outside off and drew him into playing the drive, Dravid was playing for the turn and ended up driving at it inside the line

India 450/2   R Dravid 107* (188b 11x4)

100.4

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run

100.6

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, targeting the pads again, Dravid rolls his wrists and gets it to deep square leg to keep the strike

India 454/2   R Dravid 109* (190b 11x4)

101.1

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, shortish, punched down to deep cover for a single

101.3

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, probing him by tossing it on middle, defended back to the bowler with a lunge

101.4

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, quicker through the air, bends low and paddles it uppishly to fine leg for a single

India 457/2   R Dravid 111* (193b 11x4)

103.1

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, tossed up on the off, gets to the pitch and defends it with closed face into the leg side

103.2

Muralitharan to Dravid, FOUR, Dravid continues his merry way, saw the width, waited for it to turn in and cut it behind point to pile it on

103.3

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, gave it plenty of air, full outside off, leant into it while driving it to deep cover for a single

India 469/3   R Dravid 116* (196b 12x4)

104.5

Mendis to Dravid, no run, flat and straight on middle, gets forward and knocks it back to the bowler

104.6

Mendis to Dravid, FOUR, punished, bowled full and he sensed a chance, stayed rooted to his crease and crashed it past the bowler for a one bounce four with one clean strike

India 475/3   R Dravid 120* (198b 13x4)

105.2

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, very well fielded at extra cover, that was driven firmly but he dived to his right to prevent a couple of runs there

105.3

Muralitharan to Dravid, 2 runs, goes for the sweep, tries to play it really fine, gets a top edge over the keeper for a couple down to fine leg

105.4

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, turned in from a good length outside off, left alone to the keeper

105.5

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, turned in sharply from outside off, lapped it into the leg side wide of square leg

India 479/3   R Dravid 123* (202b 13x4)

106.1

Mendis to Dravid, no run, turned in from a good length outside off, pushed towards cover

106.2

Mendis to Dravid, no run, pushed it fuller on the off, defended it with a straight bat back to the bowler

106.3

Mendis to Dravid, no run, opened the face slightly to guide it towards point

106.4

Mendis to Dravid, no run, lunges forward and taps it in the direction of mid-off

106.5

Mendis to Dravid, no run, maintaining a tight line, shortish on the off, closes the face and plays it into the leg side

106.6

Mendis to Dravid, no run, a maiden, targeting middle and off, gets front and across and defends it to midwicket

India 479/3   R Dravid 123* (208b 13x4)

107.2

Herath to Dravid, no run, tossed it up on middle, lunges forward and plays it back to the bowler

107.3

Herath to Dravid, SIX, Dravid proves just why that maiden was an aberration, gave it some air and he sensed a chance, danced down the track and launched him over long-on

107.4

Herath to Dravid, no run, ooh, uppish, reached forward and pushed it back to the bowler, was made to stretch but was fortunate it fell short

107.5

Herath to Dravid, no run

107.6

Herath to Dravid, 1 run, reaches forward again and gets a single down to long-off

India 487/3   R Dravid 130* (213b 13x4 1x6)

108.1

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, bowled it on a good length on the pads, worked away through square leg for a single

108.6

Mendis to Dravid, FOUR, and again, almost identical to the shot played by Laxman earlier in the over except that this one was closer to the stumps, turned the face at just the last moment to beat the point fielder

India 497/3   R Dravid 135* (215b 14x4 1x6)

109.6

Herath to Dravid, 1 run, Dravid equals Allan Border by nudging Herath past cover for a single

India 499/3   R Dravid 136* (216b 14x4 1x6)

110.1

Mendis to Dravid, 2 runs, he's gone past Border by working him past midwicket into the deep for a couple, also brings up the 500

110.2

Mendis to Dravid, 1 run, shortish on the off, punches it down to deep cover for a single

110.4

Mendis to Dravid, FOUR, poor delivery from Mendis, dropped it short outside off and gave him much more room by getting it to turn away, Dravid rocked back and slapped it with utter disdain to the deep extra cover boundary

110.5

Mendis to Dravid, no run, pushed it quicker on the off, defended back onto the pitch

110.6

Mendis to Dravid, no run, gets forward and drops it into the leg side

India 507/3   R Dravid 143* (221b 15x4 1x6)

111.5

Herath to Dravid, no run, the arm ball, chased Laxman as he made way and moved back, tried to punch it through the leg side but it was too quick and he was late to react, was fortunate to get an inside edge onto his pads

111.6

Herath to Dravid, no run, pushed away into the leg side off the front foot with a bit of a reach

India 508/3   R Dravid 143* (223b 15x4 1x6)

112.3

Muralitharan to Dravid, no run, tossed it up on the off and went straight on, came forward and defended it on the pitch

112.4

Muralitharan to Dravid, 1 run, slightly short on the off, pushed wide of cover for a single

India 510/3   R Dravid 144* (225b 15x4 1x6)

113.1

Herath to Dravid, 1 leg bye

India 511/3   R Dravid 144* (226b 15x4 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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