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1.5

Kulasekara to Khurram Manzoor, FOUR, flirting with it outside off and scores, just about! Full and wide, was moving away, drove at it with little intent with a bit of a reach, got a thick outside edge wide of a diving gully for a boundary

Pakistan 5/0   Khurram Manzoor 4* (10b 1x4)   KMDN Kulasekara 0.5-0-5-0

6.1

Vaas to Khurram Manzoor, FOUR, a gift, short begging to be hit and Manzoor obliges,getting into position early and dispatching it through square leg

Pakistan 20/0   Khurram Manzoor 13* (21b 2x4)   WPUJC Vaas 3.1-1-11-0

11.1

Thushara to Fawad Alam, FOUR, punished, short and wide, a lot of width there and he slashes it hard behind point for his first boundary

Pakistan 34/0   Fawad Alam 16* (28b 1x4)   T Thushara 2.1-0-8-0

15.5

Thushara to Mohammad Yousuf, FOUR, pitched up on the off stump, in the slot for Yousuf who takes full toss by punching that down the ground for a boundary to bring up his team's fifty

Pakistan 50/2   Mohammad Yousuf 7* (17b 1x4)   T Thushara 4.5-1-14-2

19.3

Thushara to Khurram Manzoor, FOUR, poor ball, too short, too wide and gets the deserved treatment, smacked through point for a boundary, powerfully struck

Pakistan 71/2   Khurram Manzoor 29* (60b 3x4)   T Thushara 6.3-1-25-2

22.1

Herath to Mohammad Yousuf, FOUR, Herath bowls it short and is taken to task, Yousuf rocks back and crashes it through point for a boundary, brings up the 50-stand, good recovery after those two quick blows

Pakistan 86/2   Mohammad Yousuf 25* (33b 2x4 1x6)   HMRKB Herath 3.1-1-13-0

23.1

Mathews to Mohammad Yousuf, FOUR, shot of the day, Matthews continues to struggle, full and wide, gets forward and drives it elegantly through point for a boundary

Pakistan 91/2   Mohammad Yousuf 30* (38b 3x4 1x6)   AD Mathews 1.1-0-8-0

24.4

Herath to Mohammad Yousuf, FOUR, makes up for the lapse the previous ball, short and wide, senses the opportunity, rocks back and cuts it away hard through point for a boundary

Pakistan 96/2   Mohammad Yousuf 35* (47b 4x4 1x6)   HMRKB Herath 4.4-1-18-0

25.6

Mathews to Khurram Manzoor, FOUR, prodded at it but played it down with soft hands, landed on a good length on the off stump and moved away, played slightly inside the line to that one, got a thick edge through gully and slip for a boundary

Pakistan 100/2   Khurram Manzoor 40* (76b 4x4)   AD Mathews 3-0-13-0

27.4

Thushara to Khurram Manzoor, FOUR, shot, short and wide, latches onto it quickly, gets back and smashes it through point for a boundary, he's nearing his half-century

Pakistan 108/2   Khurram Manzoor 46* (84b 5x4)   T Thushara 7.4-1-37-2

27.5

Thushara to Khurram Manzoor, FOUR, even better this time, short again but not as wide as the previous one, gets back and punches it standing tall through the covers for another four to bring up just his second fifty in Test cricket, well done

Pakistan 112/2   Khurram Manzoor 50* (85b 6x4)   T Thushara 7.5-1-41-2

36.5

Herath to Khurram Manzoor, FOUR, teasing him consistently with tossed up deliveries and he takes the chance this time, it lands full on the off and he smacks it back over the bowlers head for a boundary

Pakistan 141/2   Khurram Manzoor 62* (112b 7x4)   HMRKB Herath 10.5-2-38-0

39.3

Kulasekara to Mohammad Yousuf, FOUR, edged, a lethargic push from the crease, short of a length, produces the thick edge and again, it lands short of Paranavitana and beats him to the ropes

Pakistan 149/2   Mohammad Yousuf 61* (85b 5x4 1x6)   KMDN Kulasekara 9.3-1-28-0

45.4

Herath to Khurram Manzoor, FOUR, flighted and full outside off, it's wide enough for him to free his arms and he thwacks it over the bowler's head for a boundary

Pakistan 160/2   Khurram Manzoor 71* (145b 8x4)   HMRKB Herath 13.4-2-44-0

49.4

Herath to Mohammad Yousuf, FOUR, freed his arms, it was thrown up and bowled wide, stood his ground and cleared the off-side field comfortably to get it to the ropes in the wide long-off region

Pakistan 171/2   Mohammad Yousuf 71* (110b 6x4 1x6)   HMRKB Herath 15.4-2-50-0

54.3

Mathews to Khurram Manzoor, FOUR, excellent shot, it's short and wide and he ensures it's punished, rocks back and crashes it with a flourish through point for a boundary

Pakistan 183/2   Khurram Manzoor 83* (173b 9x4)   AD Mathews 5.3-2-18-0

56.6

Jayawardene to Khurram Manzoor, FOUR, overpitched and he takes full toss, its pitched up and he drills it down the ground for a boundary, beating mid-off, struck it clean and straight through the line, he's into the 90's now

Pakistan 193/2   Khurram Manzoor 91* (186b 10x4)   DPMD Jayawardene 1-0-6-0

57.4

Thushara to Mohammad Yousuf, FOUR, slashed hard, short and wide, goes after it, gets a thick edge behind point for a boundary, they're stepping it up this session

Pakistan 199/2   Mohammad Yousuf 83* (129b 7x4 1x6)   T Thushara 11.4-1-58-2

63.6

Thushara to Shoaib Malik, FOUR, excellent shot, just a fraction overpitched, drives it confidently down the ground for a boundary

Pakistan 214/4   Shoaib Malik 4* (3b 1x4)   T Thushara 15-1-67-2

65.6

Thushara to Shoaib Malik, FOUR, Malik's wasting no time when he sees a chance, this one was full and wide and he cashed in, blazing it through extra cover for a boundary

Pakistan 224/4   Shoaib Malik 10* (9b 2x4)   T Thushara 16-1-74-2

70.3

Vaas to Misbah-ul-Haq, FOUR, waited for it, opened the face and placed it perfectly through the gap between slip and gully, just a fraction wide but he played it really late earn a boundary

Pakistan 233/4   Misbah-ul-Haq 12* (29b 1x4)   WPUJC Vaas 15.3-4-34-1

71.4

Mathews to Shoaib Malik, FOUR, he took the risk and it paid off, was bowled short and wide, slashed hard and got it to sail through the relatively narrow gap between slip and gully

Pakistan 239/4   Shoaib Malik 16* (22b 3x4)   AD Mathews 7.4-2-26-0

71.5

Mathews to Shoaib Malik, FOUR, Malik is looking good, he's not been in great form but he's ensured no chance has gone wasted in this brief innings, overpitched and duly punished through extra cover

Pakistan 243/4   Shoaib Malik 20* (23b 4x4)   AD Mathews 7.5-2-30-0

75.2

Herath to Shoaib Malik, FOUR, Malik is in an aggressive mood here, is keen to make amends for his poor run this series, flighted on the off, charges down the track and clears mid-off comfortably

Pakistan 251/4   Shoaib Malik 25* (37b 5x4)   HMRKB Herath 19.2-3-64-0

78.4

Vaas to Shoaib Malik, FOUR, just a fraction short outside off and Malik goes for it, gets a thick edge behind point, it's a pretty big gap between him and gully and Malik gets four

Pakistan 258/4   Shoaib Malik 31* (49b 6x4)   WPUJC Vaas 19.4-6-41-1

82.3

Kulasekara to Shoaib Malik, FOUR, excellent shot, meaty delivery straying on the pads, Malik, nearing his fifty, drives it beautifully wide of mid-on for a boundary

Pakistan 280/4   Shoaib Malik 44* (64b 7x4)   KMDN Kulasekara 12.3-1-40-0

89.1

Thushara to Saeed Ajmal, FOUR, makes room and crashes that wide of extra cover, it's short, and just a little wide, Ajmal does a good job slapping it off the back foot

Pakistan 299/9   Saeed Ajmal 8* (5b 1x4)   T Thushara 20.1-2-83-4
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Series Results
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (SSC) - Jul 20-24, 2009
Match drawn
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Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets
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Sri Lanka won by 50 runs
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Chaminda Vaas's family presents him with a bouquet, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Colombo, 5th day, July 24, 2009

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