Pakistan v Sri Lanka ODI Series - 1st ODI

Pakistan v Sri Lanka

Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 169 balls remaining)

10.6

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, no run, in the channel outside off stump, he shoulders arms to that one

Sri Lanka 36/2   LD Chandimal 0* (1b)

11.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Chandimal, no run, flat on the off stump, pushed gently back towards the bowler

11.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Chandimal, 1 run, plays it softly down the ground towards long-on to get off the mark

Sri Lanka 38/2   LD Chandimal 1* (3b)

12.3

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, no run, kept really low, very low in fact, was the attempted slower legcutter and it almost died on the pitch, Chandimal did well to play it into the on side

12.4

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, no run, angling it in towards middle, gets across and plays it towards square leg

12.5

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, no run, short of a good length on the off, pushed off the back foot towards extra cover

12.6

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, no run, shortish on the off, drops it towards point thinking of getting a single but can't quite manage that, it's not there

Sri Lanka 40/2   LD Chandimal 1* (7b)

13.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Chandimal, 1 run, tossed up on middle, lands full and he drives it down the ground for more one

Sri Lanka 42/2   LD Chandimal 2* (8b)

14.1

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, no run, short of a good length outside off, cracks it towards point

14.2

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, no run, shortish on middle, gets on the back foot and turns it to midwicket

14.3

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, SIX, that came out of nowhere, Chandimal chanced his arm there, pitched up, was on a length and since mid-on was in, he took the liberty to clear him by hitting it through the line, went all the way

14.4

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, no run, short of a good length on the off, punched towards extra cover

14.5

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, 1 wide, misdirected slower one from Razzaq, the legcutter, landed well short and too wide and went away further

14.5

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, 1 run, short of a good length on the off, pushed towards mid-on for a single

Sri Lanka 50/2   LD Chandimal 9* (13b 1x6)

15.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Chandimal, no run, turning in from over the stumps, tucked to the leg side.

15.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Chandimal, no run, full ball outside off, defended off the front foot.

15.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Chandimal, 1 run, nudged with the turn to midwicket for a single.

Sri Lanka 51/2   LD Chandimal 10* (16b 1x6)

16.1

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, 1 wide, down the leg side, tries to glance it down, misses, called a wide

16.1

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, no run, short of a good length on middle, gets on the back foot and knocks it down into the leg side

16.2

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, FOUR, finds the gap, short of a length and it nipped back in, he stood tall and chopped it hard past a diving point to fetch a boundary

16.3

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, 1 run, goodish length on the off, drops it softly in front of cover and races through for a single

16.6

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, 2 runs, slower one bowled short and Chandimal cuts that well, wide of third man for a couple of runs, things are picking up now

Sri Lanka 60/2   LD Chandimal 17* (20b 1x4 1x6)

17.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Chandimal, 1 run, shortish on middle, turned away wide of square leg for a single

Sri Lanka 62/2   LD Chandimal 18* (21b 1x4 1x6)

18.1

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, 2 runs, straying on the pads, turns it through the in-field on the leg side, there's two on offer and he gets it

18.2

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, no run, goodish length on the off stump, gets forward and plays it towards extra cover

18.3

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, 1 run, slower one bowled slightly short outside off, run down to third man for a single

18.5

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, no run, tight line on middle and off, taps it watchfully back to Razzaq

18.6

Abdul Razzaq to Chandimal, 1 run, shortish on middle, worked away off the back foot through square leg for a single

Sri Lanka 71/3   LD Chandimal 22* (26b 1x4 1x6)

19.1

Shahid Afridi to Chandimal, no run, floating in towards middle, played into the leg side

19.2

Shahid Afridi to Chandimal, no run, slower through the air, on middle, is a little late in playing it but knocks it into the leg side

19.3

Shahid Afridi to Chandimal, no run, pushed through towards midwicket

19.4

Shahid Afridi to Chandimal, SIX, Chandimal's taking his chances and they're paying off, that was tossed up, landed in the slot on middle, and he slog-swept it against the turn into the stands over deep midwicket

19.5

Shahid Afridi to Chandimal, OUT, Boom Boom strikes! Fires in a quick one and Chandimal is caught by surprise, bang straight on middle and he is beaten by the pace, struck in front of middle and the only issue may have been height but he hasn't asked for a referral, he goes after a briefly entertaining knock. Would have hit off and middle, and the height was okay

LD Chandimal lbw b Shahid Afridi 28 (36m 31b 1x4 2x6) SR: 90.32

Sri Lanka 77/4   LD Chandimal 28 (31b 1x4 2x6)
Series Results
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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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