Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    121
    118
    176
    16
    1
    102.54
    38.4 Jayasuriya strikes! good length ball just outside off stump, turning in a bit, Trescothick moves back and tries to cut late but misses and the ball hits the off stump, end of an excellent innings! 233/4
    16.6 Breakthrough from Maharoof! good length ball just outside off stump, nipping away, Cook moves forward and tries to hit it over cover fielder but ends up giving a catch practice to Jayawardene at extra-cover 82/1
    27.2 Gone! one more slower delivery, this time too short, Bell picks it up and tries to steer to thirdman, takes the outside edge to second slip region, Sangakkara moves and dives in full length and takes a one-handed catch towards his right 157/2
    37.2 Malinga strikes! good length ball on the off stump, nipping away off the wicket, Strauss looks to drive through offside, not much of footwork from the skipper, ball takes the outside edge and straight to Sangakkara 225/3
    not out
    44
    34
    52
    3
    1
    129.41
    46.3 gets it right this time! perfect yorker on the stumps, Dalrymple fails to pick it up and he ends up playing down the wrong line, the ball hits the boot plumb in front of the stumps. Dead as a stone and up goes the finger, England five down 295/5
    48.1 flat and quick, typical Malinga delivery, Jones comes down the track and gets hit on the pad, loud appeal and umpire Benson adjudicates in favour of the bowler, Jones was looking to get outside the line and clip it away towards fine leg but was done in by the extra pace of Malinga 304/6
    48.4 fuller length delivery on the stumps, cutting in with the arm, ball stopped a bit after hitting the deck, Bresnan too departs looking to clip it away towards fine leg, missed the target by miles and the ball crashed into middle and leg, fast and straight - Malinga at his best 308/7
    not out
    9
    6
    4
    0
    0
    150.00
    Extras
    26 (lb 9, nb 6, w 11)
    TOTAL
    321/7 (50 Overs, RR: 6.42)
    Fall of wickets: 1-82 (AN Cook, 16.6 ov), 2-157 (IR Bell, 27.2 ov), 3-225 (AJ Strauss, 37.2 ov), 4-233 (ME Trescothick, 38.4 ov), 5-295 (JWM Dalrymple, 46.3 ov), 6-304 (GO Jones, 48.1 ov), 7-308 (TT Bresnan, 48.4 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    WPUJC Vaas824105.1200002
    SL Malinga1004444.4000021
    CRD Fernando806117.6200003
    MF Maharoof905215.7700010
    TM Dilshan302909.6600010
    HMCM Bandara705007.1400010
    ST Jayasuriya503517.0000000

Match Notes

Sri Lanka 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st286ST JayasuriyaWU Tharanga
2nd3ST JayasuriyaDPMD Jayawardene
3rd35DPMD JayawardeneKC Sangakkara
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