Pakistan v Sri Lanka ODI Series - 1st ODI

Pakistan v Sri Lanka

Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 169 balls remaining)

19.6

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, no run, was that the googly? Appeared like it, defended solidly into the off side towards cover

Sri Lanka 77/4   AD Mathews 0* (1b)

20.2

Saeed Ajmal to Mathews, no run, turns in from a good length on the off, defended down the pitch

20.3

Saeed Ajmal to Mathews, 1 run, flighted on middle, driven down the ground to long-on for a single

Sri Lanka 79/4   AD Mathews 1* (3b)

21.1

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, no run, tossed up on the off stump, plays it back to the bowler

21.2

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, no run, the googly, turns in from a good length on the off, pushes it back down the pitch

21.3

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, no run, flighted on middle and off, defended gently towards extra cover

21.4

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, 1 run, quicker one on middle and leg, played it wide of square leg for a single

Sri Lanka 83/4   AD Mathews 2* (7b)

22.2

Saeed Ajmal to Mathews, no run, floating it full on leg stump, turned away towards square leg

22.3

Saeed Ajmal to Mathews, no run, defended watchfully in front of extra cover

22.4

Saeed Ajmal to Mathews, 1 run, the doosra, spots it and plays in front of point for a quick single

Sri Lanka 86/4   AD Mathews 3* (10b)

23.5

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, no run, shortish, gets on the back foot and turns it into the leg side

23.6

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, no run, gets front and across to play it into the leg side, is hit on the thigh as he tries to turn the face

Sri Lanka 88/4   AD Mathews 3* (12b)

24.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Mathews, 1 run, short on the off, punched off the back foot down to long-on for a single

24.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Mathews, no run, shortish on middle, punched off the back foot straight to midwicket

Sri Lanka 91/4   AD Mathews 4* (14b)

25.3

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, 1 wide, down the leg side from Afridi, called a wide

25.3

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, 1 run, flatter on the off stump, played it down the ground to long-on for a single

25.5

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, no run, flatter on the off, knocked it down towards extra cover

25.6

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, 1 run, shortish on middle, gets on the back foot and punches it to long-on for a single

Sri Lanka 96/4   AD Mathews 6* (17b)

26.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Mathews, no run, drops it into the off side

26.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Mathews, 1 run, gets a leading edge as he tries ot play that into the leg side, went straight on

Sri Lanka 97/4   AD Mathews 7* (19b)

27.1

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, no run, things have quietened down significantly since the last wicket, defended into the off side, but off a leading edge

27.2

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, no run, tossed up on middle, pushed it back towards the bowler

27.3

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, no run

27.4

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, no run

27.5

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, 1 run

Sri Lanka 98/4   AD Mathews 8* (24b)

28.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Mathews, no run

28.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Mathews, 2 runs, the drifter outside off, Mathews is a little late spotting it but manages to force it away off the outside edge to third man.

28.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Mathews, no run, he's again played it inside the line, Hafeez is not turning them at all. Outside edge goes away to the off side.

28.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Mathews, no run, full ball, Mathews gets forward and defends.

Sri Lanka 103/4   AD Mathews 10* (28b)

29.3

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, no run, forward defensive to the off side

29.4

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, no run, length ball on middle and leg stump, clipped towards midwicket

29.5

Shahid Afridi to Mathews, OUT, a run-out ends Mathews' stay, that was tucked behind square leg, there was no run in it, though Mathews seemed to think there was, he charges down the track before being turned back, he dives to try make his ground, but the throw was at the top of the stumps and the keeper whips off the bails before Mathews can return

AD Mathews run out 10 (31m 31b 0x4 0x6) SR: 32.25

Sri Lanka 104/5   AD Mathews 10 (31b)
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Pakistan won by 3 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Sharjah - Nov 20, 2011
Pakistan won by 26 runs
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dubai (DSC) - Nov 18, 2011
Pakistan won by 21 runs
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dubai (DSC) - Nov 14, 2011
Sri Lanka won by 25 runs
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dubai (DSC) - Nov 11, 2011
Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 169 balls remaining)
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Nov 11, 2011

Imran Farhat works one behind square on the leg side, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Dubai, November 11, 2011

Imran Farhat works one behind square on the leg side

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Nov 11, 2011

Younis Khan and Tillakaratne Dilshan shake hands after the early finish, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Dubai, November 11, 2011

Younis Khan and Tillakaratne Dilshan shake hands after the early finish

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