Pakistan in Sri Lanka Test Series - 1st Test

Sri Lanka v Pakistan

Sri Lanka won by 50 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

44.1

Shoaib Malik to Samaraweera, no run, tossed up and defended back off the front foot

44.2

Shoaib Malik to Samaraweera, no run, flatter ball and this time Samaraweera goes back to defend

44.3

Shoaib Malik to Samaraweera, 1 run, tosses it up, Samaraweera comes out and gets an easy single down the ground, just push off the pads to place the ball wide of mid-on

44.4

Shoaib Malik to Dilshan, 1 run, shorter and quicker, turns back in a long way and Dilshan hops back and punches the ball square on the off side

44.5

Shoaib Malik to Samaraweera, 1 run, back to slow and full and thats knocked away to midwicket

44.6

Shoaib Malik to Dilshan, no run, pitches on middle and off and turns in, good signs for Pakistan, but Dilshan gets back and knocks the ball to the on side

Sri Lanka 160/4   Shoaib Malik 1-0-3-0

46.1

Shoaib Malik to Dilshan, no run, tossed up on middle and leg and Dilshan tucks it to short leg

46.2

Shoaib Malik to Dilshan, no run, more sharp turn for Malik, who gets this one to break back in to Dilshan, who lunges forward to defend and then gets the ball tangled up in his legs

46.3

Shoaib Malik to Dilshan, no run, on the pads and worked to short leg again

46.4

Shoaib Malik to Dilshan, no run, flatter ball, full outside off stump and he pushes it to extra cover

46.5

Shoaib Malik to Dilshan, no run, tad shorter and now he gets back in line to defend the ball

46.6

Shoaib Malik to Dilshan, no run, well stopped by leg slip, this one drifted down the pads and Dilshan tucked it fine but Younis dived to his right to save runs

Sri Lanka 160/5   Shoaib Malik 2-1-3-0

48.1

Shoaib Malik to Mathews, no run, gets forward and smothers the spin

48.2

Shoaib Malik to Mathews, no run, gets beside the line and tries to pinch a single to point

48.3

Shoaib Malik to Mathews, FOUR, enough is enough, he chips down the track to a flighted delivery and launches him over mid-on, two bounces and four

48.4

Shoaib Malik to Mathews, no run, slower through the air and he pushes it to the covers

48.5

Shoaib Malik to Mathews, 1 run, stays behind the line and defends with soft hands

48.6

Shoaib Malik to Dilshan, no run, gets a bit more turn this time and Dilshan defends it well

Sri Lanka 168/5   Shoaib Malik 3-1-8-0
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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