Pakistan in Sri Lanka Test Series - 1st Test

Sri Lanka v Pakistan

Sri Lanka won by 50 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

75.4

Younis Khan to Thushara, 1 run, gets him to scoop a drive towards the vacant point region

Sri Lanka 272/8   T Thushara 1* (1b)

76.1

Saeed Ajmal to Thushara, no run, he gets a bit of turn from the rough and beats him on the forward prod

76.2

Saeed Ajmal to Thushara, 3 runs, Dropped But a difficult one, Thushara spoons it towards long-off and Malik runs backwards and makes a brave attempt

Sri Lanka 275/8   T Thushara 4* (3b)

77.1

Younis Khan to Thushara, 1 run, he tries to cut but ends up chopping it down to point

77.4

Younis Khan to Thushara, no run, gets forward and defends to the off side

77.5

Younis Khan to Thushara, 1 run, short of a length outside off and he dabs it down to third man

Sri Lanka 278/8   T Thushara 6* (6b)

78.1

Saeed Ajmal to Thushara, no run, stays back and defends with soft hands

78.2

Saeed Ajmal to Thushara, no run, the turn from the rough beats him

78.3

Saeed Ajmal to Thushara, FOUR, slow through the air, he reaches out and spoons this one past cover

78.4

Saeed Ajmal to Thushara, no run

78.5

Saeed Ajmal to Thushara, OUT, that's nine down! Thushara prids forward to defend but gets a leading edge which balloons to Manzoor at silly point, he takes a sharp catch one-handed but releases the ball very quickly before the celebration, brought back memories of Gibbs and Waugh in the 1999 World Cup

T Thushara c Khurram Manzoor b Saeed Ajmal 10 (13m 11b 1x4 0x6) SR: 90.90

Sri Lanka 282/9   T Thushara 10 (11b 1x4)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
Series Results
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (SSC) - Jul 20-24, 2009
Match drawn
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (PSS) - Jul 12-14, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Galle - Jul 4-7, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 50 runs
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Photos

Jul 7, 2009

Ajantha Mendis goes past Umar Gul's defences, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, July 7, 2009

Ajantha Mendis goes past Umar Gul's defences

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Jul 7, 2009

Kumar Sangakkara is all smiles after winning his first Test as captain, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, July 7, 2009

Kumar Sangakkara is all smiles after winning his first Test as captain

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