• BATSMEN
    R
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    11.4 faster one down the leg side, Jayasuriya comes down to play it on the leg side, beaten, Dighe takes the bails off in a flash, TV replay called for, umpire had earlier signalled a wide. Third umpire gives him out after a long delay! 48/1
    b Sehwag
    63
    107
    7
    0
    58.87
    13.5 tossed up on middle and leg, Atapattu goes for the casual flick, inside edge on to the pad, up it goes to Amay Khurasiya at short leg under a helmet, Harbhajan has struck a double blow! 60/2
    15 wide outside the off stump, doesn't beat the big flash, takes the edge and into the gloves of dighe, standing up. Poor batting and there he goes back to the hut 61/3
    36.1 pitched on the off stump, slow spin away from the bat, Kalu tries to play it down to third man, gets a faint edge, gone! 149/6
    run out (Ganguly/Yuvraj Singh)
    1
    5
    0
    0
    20.00
    47.4 another full toss, goes for the biggie, gets a top edge, ball goes high in the air, the only man inside the ring on the leg side, Ganguly gets under it, gone! Dharmasena has a bewildered look, perhaps the full toss was a bit high 203/8
    38 full toss, Vaas plays all over it, hit in line with the middle stump, umpire Peter Manuels has his finger up in a flash, Vaas has to make the long walk back 154/7
    48.4 on the pads, tries to heave it away, bottom edge and straight to Ganguly 210/9
    not out
    6
    5
    1
    0
    120.00
    not out
    5
    4
    0
    0
    125.00
    Extras
    16 (b 3, lb 4, nb 3, w 6)
    TOTAL
    221/9 (50 Overs, RR: 4.42)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    Z Khan9.004214.6610
    DS Mohanty5.002705.4010
    Harbhajan Singh10.012932.9030
    RS Sodhi9.004214.6611
    V Sehwag7.003314.7102
    Yuvraj Singh10.014124.1000
    Fall of wickets:1-48 (ST Jayasuriya, 11.4 ov), 2-60 (MS Atapattu, 13.5 ov), 3-61 (DPMD Jayawardene, 14.6 ov), 4-144 (DA Gunawardene, 33.5 ov), 5-147 (RP Arnold, 34.6 ov), 6-149 (RS Kaluwitharana, 36.1 ov), 7-154 (WPUJC Vaas, 37.6 ov), 8-203 (HDPK Dharmasena, 47.4 ov), 9-210 (ASA Perera, 48.4 ov)
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    7.1 full length delivery on middle and off, Khurasiya shuffles across the line to play it on the leg side, hit on the pads, Perera and the whole of Sri Lanka goes up in appeal, that is out indeed, umpire Peter Manuel has a big grin on his 29/2
    5.5 short of a length, outside the leg stump, flicks the ball in the air, guess what! there he is, Muthiah Muralitharan at short fine leg, takes a few steps to his right, takes the catch. Yuvraj hangs is head down and starts the long slow walk back 26/1
    17.3 good length ball, rising sharply, good pace too, Laxman does it again, plays at it standing put, thin edge and through to Kalu, Fernanado celebrates and then turns around to look at the umpire. Peter manuels still has a smile as he rises the 71/4
    8.2 good length ball, slogs at it, scoops the ball up to extra covers, Jaysuriya takes the catch. The Indian think tank has to start thinking now. Nothing seems to work today. 30/3
    37.3 on middle and leg, Ganguly slightly frustrated, goes for the sweep, gets a top edge, goes straight down the troat of Jayasuriya, it is all cheers in Colombo 151/5
    not out
    49
    81
    0
    0
    60.49
    42.3 this is why he is the king of off spin, pitched outside the off stump, Sodhi shapes to play at it, always looking agressive, exaggerated turn on this. Spins sharply in and disturbs the castle 178/6
    46.5 The magician does it again, fools Sehwag to play a false shot, the pressure of the two dot balls tells, hits in the air to the happiest fielder at long off, Perera takes the catch! Murali strikes another body blow 200/7
    not out
    11
    11
    0
    0
    100.00
    Extras
    13 (lb 1, nb 6, w 6)
    TOTAL
    215/7 (50 Overs, RR: 4.30)
    Did not bat: Z Khan, DS Mohanty
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    WPUJC Vaas7.012213.1410
    ASA Perera6.002624.3352
    CRD Fernando7.002914.1404
    M Muralitharan10.013523.5000
    HDPK Dharmasena10.004604.6000
    ST Jayasuriya7.004406.2800
    RP Arnold3.001214.0000
    Fall of wickets:1-26 (Yuvraj Singh, 5.5 ov), 2-29 (AR Khurasiya, 7.1 ov), 3-30 (Harbhajan Singh, 8.2 ov), 4-71 (VVS Laxman, 17.3 ov), 5-151 (SC Ganguly, 37.3 ov), 6-178 (RS Sodhi, 42.3 ov), 7-200 (V Sehwag, 46.5 ov)

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