England tour of Sri Lanka, 2007/08 / Commentary

England in Sri Lanka Test Series - 1st Test

Sri Lanka v England

Sri Lanka won by 88 runs

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15.2

Hoggard to Mubarak, no run, prodded into the off side

15.3

Hoggard to Mubarak, no run, grunts of frustration as Mubarak shoulders arms to a ball not a million miles from his off stump

15.4

Hoggard to Mubarak, no run, unconvincingly jabbed out, more yelps from the fielders

15.5

Hoggard to Mubarak, no run, short, Mubarak ducks

15.6

Hoggard to Mubarak, OUT, And another one! Again showing the virtues of line and length, the ball seams the other way, leaving the left hander, Mubarak nibbles - he had to play at it - and it's a third catch of the morning for Prior

J Mubarak c †Prior b Hoggard 0 (4m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Sri Lanka 42/5   J Mubarak 0 (5b)
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Series Results
Sri Lanka v England at Galle - Dec 18-22, 2007
Match drawn
Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (SSC) - Dec 9-13, 2007
Match drawn
Sri Lanka v England at Kandy - Dec 1-5, 2007
Sri Lanka won by 88 runs
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Dec 5, 2007

Sri Lanka celebrate as the last England wicket falls, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Kandy, December 5, 2007

Sri Lanka celebrate as the last England wicket falls

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Dec 5, 2007

Matt Prior walks back after being bowled for 63, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Kandy, December 5, 2007

Matt Prior walks back after being bowled for 63

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