Sri Lanka in India ODI Series - 4th ODI

India v Sri Lanka

India won by 7 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)

16.1

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up outside off and defended

16.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, tossed up and pushed to the off side for a single

16.3

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 1 run, stays back, waits for it and cuts to sweeper cover

16.4

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, tossed up outside off and cut past point

16.5

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 2 runs, gets on the backfoot, waits for it and cuts it down to third man for a couple

16.6

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 1 run, inside edge clips his pads and rolls to the on side

Sri Lanka 99/2   Harbhajan Singh 1-0-6-0

18.1

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, slow through the air and defended softly

18.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, gets forward and he splices it to point

18.3

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, gets forward and pushes it towards the bowler

18.4

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up slowly and he defends it down to cover

18.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run

18.6

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, gets forward and drives it down to sweeper cover

Sri Lanka 104/2   Harbhajan Singh 2-0-7-0

20.1

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, no run, tossed up on a length and he pushes the ball to extra cover

20.2

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 1 run, more of a straighter line and he knocks it to long-on

20.3

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, slower ball, floated up wide of off stump to get Sangakkara opening the face and steering it toward backward point

20.4

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, no run, good line but not much turn and Tharanga reaches out and pushes the ball to cover

20.5

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, no run, good ball, a bit fuller and dipping in and he pushes it back

20.6

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 1 run, ends the over with a tad wider delivery outside off which Tharanga steers out to deep backward point for a single

Sri Lanka 119/2   Harbhajan Singh 3-0-10-0

22.1

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, tosses it up outside off and Sangakkara eases a drive to cover

22.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, hangs back, waits for the turn and then dabs the ball toward backward point, sets off, sees Jadeja swoop in and turns back and makes it back as the fielder misses

22.3

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 1 run, tosses it up, gets some drift, punched toward the mid-on fielder

22.4

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, drifts into middle and leg, he looks to work it but gets a small leading edge to the off side

22.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 2 runs, slower ball, middle and off, some turn, dabbed to the off side and Sangakkara sets off, Tharanga has to really pump it and just manages to make his ground as Jadeja nails an under-arm direct hit, that is alert fielding there but the batsmen get an extra due to the ricochet off the sticks

22.6

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, uses his feet to meet the ball and drive to extra cover

Sri Lanka 123/2   Harbhajan Singh 4-0-14-0

24.1

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, nice and slow, on a good length, Sangakkara gets a small stride forward and pushes the ball to the off side

24.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, steered past point out to a moving Gambhir who cuts them to one

24.3

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, no run, well bowled, more flight, hangs in the air longer, Tharanga comes forward and drives and finds the man at cover

24.4

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 1 run, and again he slows it up and gets him playing a hard-hit drive

24.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, tad shorter, Sangakkara hangs back and then pushes the ball to point

24.6

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, straighter, fuller ball on middle, on-driven to the fielder

Sri Lanka 129/2   Harbhajan Singh 5-0-16-0

26.1

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 1 run, slow ball on off stump, drives hard towards extra cover

26.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, holds back the length, Sangakkara waits and punches to point

26.3

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, no run, tossed up on middle and leg, pushed back, Harbhajan hurries across to his left side and does well to save a single

26.4

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 1 run, good ball, goes fuller and just outside off, with some drift, and Tharanga opens the face and drives to cover for one

26.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, brings his line to middle and off and Sangakkara defends

26.6

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, bit shorter, he waits for turn and then steers it to backward point

Sri Lanka 140/2   Harbhajan Singh 6-0-20-0

34.1

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 1 run, flat down the pads and he angles the bat to get a single

34.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, slower ball, off stump, driven into the off side

34.3

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, no run, slows it up and gets some turn, Tharanga pushes away from the bat and misses, Karthik collects and starts appealing, then Harbhajan joins in, but not out

34.4

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 1 run, flatter ball, gets over it and drives it past midwicket

34.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, drift, Sangakkara gets over it and steers the ball to cover-point

34.6

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 1 run, spins back in and stays low, Tharanga gets back and pushes to cover

Sri Lanka 190/2   Harbhajan Singh 7-0-25-0

36.1

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 1 run, well flighted on the stumps, getting him to drive, not well timed but he plays it back straight

36.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, FOUR, tossed up again, gets it to hang in the air a fraction longer, out comes Sangakkara to hammer the ball straight along the ground past Harbhajan and Jadeja runs across on the ropes but does not dive, poor effort from the youngster

36.3

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, OUT, well stumped, and a loose shot from Sangakkara who hops right across his crease, exposing all the stumps, and misses a paddle sweep, the ball skims past him and Karthik collects, breaking the sticks with one hand as Sangakkara fractionally loses balance, well stumped because he had no time to do the needful

KC Sangakkara st †Karthik b Harbhajan Singh 60 (72b 5x4 0x6) SR: 83.33

36.4

Harbhajan Singh to Jayawardene, FOUR, risky shot but he pulls it off, does Jayawardene, getting over the ball and dabbing very, very late down to third man

36.5

Harbhajan Singh to Jayawardene, no run, slower ball, outside leg, turns in, watchfully patted back

36.6

Harbhajan Singh to Jayawardene, 1 run, tossed up and Jayawardene drives it down the ground for one

Sri Lanka 203/3   Harbhajan Singh 8-0-35-1

38.1

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 1 run, short and he pulls it out to Tendulkar at deep square leg

38.2

Harbhajan Singh to Jayawardene, no run, spins in from outside leg, he stands there and turns it away, Karthik reacts quickly and collects

38.3

Harbhajan Singh to Jayawardene, 1 run, spins away this time and Jayawardene steers it past backward point

38.4

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, no run, good ball, speared in on the stumps and Tharanga jams it out

38.5

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 2 runs, but now he bowls short and allows Tharanga to cut an easy two

38.6

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, 5 wides, rubbish, full and fast down the pads, wide ball, Karthik cannot stop it

38.6

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, no run, short again and he cuts down into the ground but can't beat gully

Sri Lanka 214/3   Harbhajan Singh 9-0-44-1

40.1

Harbhajan Singh to Jayawardene, no run, tossed up on a length, he goes for a shot but misses connecting

40.2

Harbhajan Singh to Jayawardene, no run, speared in full on middle and off, he uses his feet and flicks to midwicket

40.3

Harbhajan Singh to Jayawardene, FOUR, well played, Harbhajan spears it outside leg and Jayawardene sweeps it hard and over short fine leg for four

40.4

Harbhajan Singh to Jayawardene, FOUR, now he bowls it very wide outside off stump, without cover in the deep, and Jayawardene duly thumps that over the top for four more, beating cover with ease

40.5

Harbhajan Singh to Jayawardene, 1 run, now he plays a pick-up slap shot over midwicket, one bounce in front of the sweeper

40.6

Harbhajan Singh to Tharanga, no run, outside off, tries to play it fine, gets an edge that rolls to the on side

Sri Lanka 226/3   Harbhajan Singh 10-0-53-1
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No result
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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

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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

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