Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand, 2006/07 / Commentary

Sri Lanka in New Zealand Test Series - 1st Test

New Zealand v Sri Lanka

New Zealand won by 5 wickets

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

26.1

Astle to Kapugedera, no run, left alone outside the off stump

26.2

Astle to Kapugedera, no run, left alone through to McCullum, this time a bit closer to the off stump

26.3

Astle to Kapugedera, 1 run, pitches outside the off stump and moves away, pushes to cover-point for a single

26.4

Astle to Tharanga, no run, full and swinging in, pushes to mid off

26.5

Astle to Tharanga, no run, wide outside the off stump, left alone

26.6

Astle to Tharanga, no run, good delivery on the stumps, pitches and moves away slightly to beat the outside edge

Sri Lanka 73/3   NJ Astle 1-0-1-0
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
Series Results
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Wellington - Dec 15-18, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 217 runs
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch - Dec 7-9, 2006
New Zealand won by 5 wickets
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Photos

Dec 9, 2006

The rain comes down in Christchurch, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Christchurch, 3rd day, December 9, 2006

The rain comes down in Christchurch

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Dec 9, 2006

The ground staff bring on the covers, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Christchurch, 3rd day, December 9, 2006

The ground staff bring on the covers

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