England tour of Sri Lanka, 1st ODI: Sri Lanka v England at Dambulla, Oct 1, 2007
Sri Lanka won by 119 runs
1 October 2007 - day/night match (50-over match)
21.1

Swann to Sangakkara, no run, what a peach, rips past the bat as Sangakkara looked to push across the line

21.2

Swann to Sangakkara, no run, Sangakkara made to think again, and he decides to defend

21.3

Swann to Sangakkara, no run, looping delivery, pushed to mid-on

21.4

Swann to Sangakkara, no run, a tentative prod, beats the bat and a loud shout for lbw ...nothing doing

21.5

Swann to Sangakkara, no run, pushed into the off, a thought of a tip and run, but the field are in quickly

21.6

Swann to Sangakkara, 1 run, two steps to make a full delivery into a full toss, driven to long-on

Sri Lanka 107/2   GP Swann 1-0-1-0
23.1

Swann to Sangakkara, no run, Sangakkara back and defends to mid-on

23.2

Swann to Sangakkara, 1 leg bye, he skips down the pitch and misses, the ball thuds off his pads and into space

23.3

Swann to Jayawardene, no run, floated, he swipes across the line and is beaten, a loud shout but that hit him a long way outside the off stump but he was clueless

23.4

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, driven to long-on

23.5

Swann to Sangakkara, 2 runs, chocked drive to midwicket, Bell dives and half stops and Sidebottom charges in to mop up

23.6

Swann to Sangakkara, no run, to long-on, a single ... and how many times will we write that in the next few overs ...

Sri Lanka 112/2   GP Swann 2-0-4-0
25.1

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 leg bye, well outside off, an ugly sweep which he misses, and a rather ridiculous appeal as well

25.2

Swann to Sangakkara, 1 run, dropped into the leg side, a yes-no moment, Sangakkara hesitated and Bopara's throw hit the stumps with the batsman short ... but Swann had knocked the bails off and he immediately told the umpire that as well ...

25.3

Swann to Jayawardene, no run, whipped from outside the off stump to Collingwood at midwicket

25.4

Swann to Jayawardene, FOUR, finally a heave from outside the off stump works, he sweeps that on the 45 on the leg side and between fielders

25.5

Swann to Jayawardene, no run, steps back to cut, gets a bat on it but that ripped in from outside off stump and was hitting had he misses

25.6

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, swished to deep cover

Sri Lanka 126/2   GP Swann 3-0-10-0
30.1

Swann to Jayawardene, no run, driven out easily into the midwicket region

30.2

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, steps out to meet the ball outside off, on one knee, and sweeps confidently and almost dismissively in front of square

30.3

Swann to Sangakkara, 1 run, outside off and driven through cover for an easy single

30.4

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, outside off, Jayawardene down the track, to drive back out to mid-on

30.5

Swann to Sangakkara, 1 run, width outside off, driven safely through cover

30.6

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, driven through midwicket to steal the strike

Sri Lanka 155/2   GP Swann 4-0-15-0
32.1

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, outside off, driven on the front foot to mid-on

32.2

Swann to Sangakkara, FOUR, round the wicket, Sangakkara steps back (and then forward) and gives himself room to drive over cover

32.3

Swann to Sangakkara, 1 run, on leg, and tries to move it into the leg-side but doesn't quite connect with the timing he would have liked

32.4

Swann to Jayawardene, no run, steps back and crouches into a cut which he doesn't time

32.5

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, a top edge falls safely over deep square leg

32.6

Swann to Sangakkara, OUT, deceived Sangakkara with one which pitched on middle-and-leg and turned way past his outside edge - Sangakkara had come down the track in a pre-meditated manner, and Mustard did the rest; tidily, too

KC Sangakkara st †Mustard b Swann 38 (75m 59b 4x4 0x6) SR: 64.40

Sri Lanka 166/3   GP Swann 5-0-22-1
34.1

Swann to Silva, 3 runs, outside off and late cut down to third man

34.2

Swann to Jayawardene, no run, outside off and played off the back foot with a solid defence

34.3

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 leg bye, outside off and a big appeal as Jayawardene tried to sweep - it rapped him outside the line

34.4

Swann to Silva, 2 runs, played down to a straightish third man - a sort of second-and-a-half man if you like

34.5

Swann to Silva, no run, worked out to short midwicket

34.6

Swann to Silva, 1 run, a quick strike-stealing single

Sri Lanka 175/3   GP Swann 6-0-28-1
36.1

Swann to Silva, 1 run, outside off, poked into the covers

36.2

Swann to Jayawardene, no run, not pretty - a pre-meditated reverse sweep which he doesn't connect with

36.3

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, more orthodox, and gets the result - a single from a clean cut to point

36.4

Swann to Silva, no run, on off, tame enough, but patted back down

36.5

Swann to Silva, 1 run, outside off, cut away off the back foot to deep point

36.6

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, outside off, driven out to mid-on where it's tidied up

Sri Lanka 185/3   GP Swann 7-0-32-1
38.1

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, outside off, some air on that one, driven out to mid-on for a comfortable one

38.2

Swann to Silva, no run, reaches out for a firm sweep, but he doesn't connect

38.3

Swann to Silva, 3 runs, outside odd, driven out to the covers and as Sri Lanka come back for two off come the bails courtesy of a relay throw back to Swann. Safe

38.4

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, darting in on off and the batsman steps back to cut one that was aiming for his middle stump - and watches the ball right onto the bat, as is good practice, and out to point

38.5

Swann to Silva, no run, defeated in the flight this time, the ball hopping outside his edge and on to Mustard

38.6

Swann to Silva, no run, excellent work by Bell at extra cover - like a leaping salmon of a goalkeeper and other mixed metaphors - to cut that off

Sri Lanka 197/3   GP Swann 8-0-37-1
40.1

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, right over it, waited patiently, and worked into midwicket

40.2

Swann to Silva, 1 run, waited patiently and driven to cover

40.3

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, cut out to point for a quick single

40.4

Swann to Silva, no run, pushed right up there, darting in at the toes, and defended on the front foot

40.5

Swann to Silva, no run, up there again, the ball popping up off the forward defence but landing very safe

40.6

Swann to Silva, no run, driven back to the bowler

Sri Lanka 209/3   GP Swann 9-0-40-1
42.1

Swann to Jayawardene, no run, tight delivery, driven towards mid-on, Swann at full stretch to stop that one

42.2

Swann to Jayawardene, FOUR, an inside-out cover drive on the up, just creeping inside the boundary

42.3

Swann to Jayawardene, 2 runs, worked in front of midwicket this time - Sri Lanka starting to cut loose now

42.4

Swann to Jayawardene, no run, good delivery this time, the ball nipping back and tempting the batsman into a drive, but gets an inside edge on to the pad

42.5

Swann to Jayawardene, 1 run, waits, walks into the delivery, and drives out to mid-on

42.6

Swann to Silva, no run, on off, swept round behind fine leg

Sri Lanka 225/3   GP Swann 10-0-47-1
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