Sri Lanka in India ODI Series - 4th ODI

India v Sri Lanka

India won by 7 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)

0.4

Khan to Dilshan, no run, he tries to force it away down the ground but ends up pushing it straight to mid-on, good delivery on the stumps

0.5

Khan to Dilshan, no run, firmly defended down to mid-off and he tells his partner to stay back

0.6

Khan to Dilshan, no run, hits a good length outside off and really gets it to kick up, good delivery which just beats the edge

Sri Lanka 1/0   TM Dilshan 0* (3b)

2.1

Khan to Dilshan, 1 run, drifts on the body and he clips it down to fine leg

2.3

Khan to Dilshan, 1 run, banged in a bit short and some width for the batsman to push it past the covers, Kohli does well to slide and cut it offf

Sri Lanka 4/0   TM Dilshan 2* (5b)

3.1

Nehra to Dilshan, no run, opportunity missed there for Dilshan as he fails to clip it away off his pads, the ball came onto him fairly quickly and clipped his pads

3.2

Nehra to Dilshan, no run, nearly plays on! Too close to cut and he gets an inside edge and the ball nearly rolls to the off stump

3.3

Nehra to Dilshan, 1 run, direct hit would have sent him back! Punched hard to mid-off and challenges Jadeja at mid-off, he just misses the stumps

3.5

Nehra to Dilshan, 1 wide, fast bouncer, just down the leg side and well collected by Karthik

3.5

Nehra to Dilshan, 1 leg bye

Sri Lanka 8/0   TM Dilshan 3* (9b)

4.1

Khan to Dilshan, no run, beats him! Dilshan doesn't ride the bounce and the late away movement, the ball nearly shaves the edge

4.2

Khan to Dilshan, no run, full and a touch wide and he bashes it but places it straight to extra cover

4.3

Khan to Dilshan, 1 run, angles it on the pads and he clips it on its way to fine leg, the fielder does well to keep it to a single

Sri Lanka 9/0   TM Dilshan 4* (12b)

5.1

Nehra to Dilshan, FOUR, breaks the shackles, gives him just a hint of width and Dilshan rocks back, meets the ball hard and punches it past the covers, good shot

5.2

Nehra to Dilshan, 1 leg bye, lands outside leg and hurries onto his pads, the ball rolls to the off side

Sri Lanka 14/0   TM Dilshan 8* (14b 1x4)

6.1

Khan to Dilshan, no run, at the stumps and defended

6.2

Khan to Dilshan, 1 run, direct hit but he's home, Dilshan pinches a quick single to mid-off and Jadeja jas only one stump to aim at and he hits the target

6.5

Khan to Dilshan, no run, Rains sets an excellent example there, he intercepts a full blooded cover drive off the backfoot, dives and saves a boundary

6.6

Khan to Dilshan, no run, angles it on middle and leg and he forces it to the on side

Sri Lanka 24/0   TM Dilshan 9* (18b 1x4)

7.6

Nehra to Dilshan, OUT, Now Virat Kohli sets a fine example! What a wicket to get, Nehra bangs it in short and Dilshan can't resist the pull, he hits it flat and Kohli sprints to his right from backward square leg, covers a lot of ground and takes the diving catch at long leg, he times his dive perfectly

TM Dilshan c Kohli b Nehra 9 (19b 1x4 0x6) SR: 47.36

Sri Lanka 31/1   TM Dilshan 9 (19b 1x4)
Series Results
India v Sri Lanka at Delhi - Dec 27, 2009
No result
India v Sri Lanka at Kolkata - Dec 24, 2009
India won by 7 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Cuttack - Dec 21, 2009
India won by 7 wickets (with 45 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Nagpur - Dec 18, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 3 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Rajkot - Dec 15, 2009
India won by 3 runs
More results »

Photos

Dec 24, 2009

Renovation works goes on in the stands for the World Cup, India v Sri Lanka, 4th ODI, December 24, 2009

Renovation works goes on in the stands for the World Cup

© AFP

Dec 24, 2009

Dinesh Karthik and Gautam Gambhir take India home, India v Sri Lanka, 4th ODI, Kolkata, December 24, 2009

Dinesh Karthik and Gautam Gambhir take India home

© AFP

All photos for this match | Galleries