India tour of Sri Lanka, 2008/09 / Wicket commentary

India in Sri Lanka ODI Series - 1st ODI

Sri Lanka v India

India won by 6 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)

0.3

Khan to Dilshan, OUT, massive misunderstanding, that's the end of Dilshan, he inside-edged the ball onto his pads and it bounced away towards Yusuf Pathan at square leg, Dilshan set off for the run Jayasuriya wasn't interested but Dilshan wasn't taking no for an answer, Yusuf has time to take a few steps towards the stumps and then throw them down, catches Dilshan about a yard out

TM Dilshan run out 0 (3m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Sri Lanka 0/1   ST Jayasuriya 0* (0b)   Z Khan 0.3-0-0-0

27.6

Ojha to Sangakkara, OUT, Sangakkara's gone! he was coming down the track, Ojha fired it in short, Sangakkarra didn't reach the pitch of the ball, tried to loft over mid-on anyway, didn't get the elevation he wanted and Suresh Raina takes a simple catch

KC Sangakkara c Raina b Ojha 44 (113m 86b 2x4 0x6) SR: 51.16

Sri Lanka 118/2   ST Jayasuriya 71* (80b 8x4 1x6)   PP Ojha 7-0-33-1

38.4

I Sharma to Kandamby, OUT, And that's the end of the partnership, Kandamby looks to launch the ball over the mid-off fielder, gets it high on his bat, and it results in a simple catch to Zaheer Khan

SHT Kandamby c Khan b I Sharma 17 (41m 32b 1x4 0x6) SR: 53.12

Sri Lanka 169/3   ST Jayasuriya 105* (112b 10x4 1x6)   I Sharma 4.4-1-17-1

39.2

Khan to Jayasuriya, OUT, That's a big wicket, full toss, slower ball outside the off stump, Jayasuriya doesn't get the required elevation and holes out to Munaf at mid-off

ST Jayasuriya c Patel b Khan 107 (166m 114b 10x4 1x6) SR: 93.85

Sri Lanka 171/4   MF Maharoof 0* (2b)   Z Khan 6.2-2-17-1

45.2

I Sharma to Jayawardene, OUT, that's the end of Jayawardene, length ball well outside off, and the Sri Lankan captain attempts an ugly across-the-line hoick, gets a top edge which balloons to Rohit Sharma at mid-on

DPMD Jayawardene c RG Sharma b I Sharma 11 (27m 19b 0x4 0x6) SR: 57.89

Sri Lanka 204/5   MF Maharoof 21* (19b 2x4)   I Sharma 7.2-1-33-2

47.2

I Sharma to Maharoof, OUT, slower offcutter, Maharoof was going for the big heave over midwicket after getting his front foot out of the way, gets an inside edge and the ball crashes into his stumps

MF Maharoof b I Sharma 35 (41m 27b 2x4 1x6) SR: 129.62

Sri Lanka 222/6   CK Kapugedera 4* (4b)   I Sharma 8.2-1-38-3

49.5

I Sharma to Kapugedera, OUT, Kapugedera digs out a yorker towards Raina at extra cover, and sets off for a single, Raina pounces on the ball and throws down the stumps, third umpire is called for, after many,many replays he decides that it's out

CK Kapugedera run out 15 (23m 11b 0x4 1x6) SR: 136.36

Sri Lanka 245/7   T Thushara 12* (8b 1x6)   I Sharma 9.5-1-51-3
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Photos

Jan 28, 2009

Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Mahela Jayawardene shake hands after India's win , Sri Lanka v India, 1st ODI, Dambulla, January 28, 2009

Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Mahela Jayawardene shake hands after India's win

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Jan 28, 2009

Farveez Maharoof is the center of attention after getting rid of Yuvraj Singh, Sri Lanka v India, 1st ODI, Dambulla, January 28, 2009

Farveez Maharoof is the center of attention after getting rid of Yuvraj Singh

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