Sri Lanka Premier League

Basnahira Cricket Dundee v Nagenahira Nagas

Nagenahira Nagas won by 6 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)

Toss Nagenahira win it and will bowl first

Crowd has built up steadily for the second game of the evening. Takes a while to get to the ground from Kandy, lovely scenery along the way though

0.1

Chameera to Gunathilaka, 1 wide, hurls it on a good length after a long run up, the line is down leg

0.1

Chameera to Gunathilaka, 1 run, back of a length on leg, turned behind square

0.2

Chameera to Dilshan, FOUR, edges his first ball, tries to force it off the back foot, no room for Dilshan from back of a length, thick edge flies past wide slip

0.3

Chameera to Dilshan, 1 run, this time he has some room and slices it down to third man

0.4

Chameera to Gunathilaka, 2 wides, Whoa, he's been bowling from a very long and steady run-up, and lost his footing as he arrived at the crease, bowled it way outside off stump, almost second slip line

0.4

Chameera to Dilshan, 1 wide, called a wide, bouncing from back of a length outside off, Dilshan goes after it and is beaten

0.4

Chameera to Dilshan, 1 leg bye, hits him on the pad with a skiddy length ball angled in, Dilshan beaten for pace

0.5

Chameera to Gunathilaka, no run, beats him with one leaving the left-hander outside off from a good length, almost 86 mph on the speed gun

0.6

Chameera to Gunathilaka, 1 run, thick edge to third man as he goes after a back of a length ball

End of over 1 (12 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 12/0
MD Gunathilaka    2* (3b)      PVD Chameera    1-0-11-0
TM Dilshan    5* (3b 1x4)     

1.1

Alvitigala to Gunathilaka, no run, goes past the inside edge as he looks to punch it off the back foot, moved in sharply from back of a length

1.2

Alvitigala to Gunathilaka, 1 leg bye, Dilshan crashes into the advancing bowler and tumbles but after making his ground as they go for a sharp run after the straightening delivery rolls on to the pitch off pad

1.3

Alvitigala to Dilshan, no run, defended solidly off the front foot

1.4

Alvitigala to Dilshan, FOUR, forced away in the air, off the front foot, over midwicket, it straightened off a length but Dilshan was on control

1.5

Alvitigala to Dilshan, FOUR, similar stroke, this time he goes over square leg with a lot more wrist into the shot

1.6

Alvitigala to Dilshan, 1 run, ending on off stump from a good length, Dilshan pushes it to midwicket

End of over 2 (10 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 22/0
TM Dilshan    14* (7b 3x4)      KG Alvitigala    1-0-9-0
MD Gunathilaka    2* (5b)      PVD Chameera    1-0-11-0

2.1

Eranga to Dilshan, 3 runs, smack! Dilshan reaches out to a widish length ball and hits it over covers, pulled back just inside with a slide

2.2

Eranga to Gunathilaka, no run, gone through him, and just past the stumps, inward shape again, from back of a length, he ends up pushing hard outside the line

2.3

Eranga to Gunathilaka, no run, and again, this one was pitched up very full, swung in late, and he ended up swinging hard in the air

2.4

Eranga to Gunathilaka, OUT, gone! catching practice to mid off, he was going nowhere, stood in the crease and had a go at a pitched up delivery, lofts it straight and tamely to mid off

MD Gunathilaka c Mendis b Eranga 2 (8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

2.5

Eranga to Smith, no run, opens him up first ball, pitched up, angled in, and straightens past the outside edge as he pushes at it

2.6

Eranga to Smith, no run, reaches out to an away going delivery outside off and is beaten again

End of over 3 (3 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 25/1
DLR Smith    0* (2b)      RMS Eranga    1-0-3-1
TM Dilshan    17* (8b 3x4)      KG Alvitigala    1-0-9-0

Left arm spin now

3.1

Pathirana to Dilshan, 1 wide, fired in wide down leg from round the wicket

3.1

Pathirana to Dilshan, FOUR, that was a stumping chance, a tough one, Dilshan went forward to a flighted ball, and played around it, seemed to take a thin inside edge, and carry along past the keeper

3.2

Pathirana to Dilshan, no run, forces a full one back to the bowler

3.3

Pathirana to Dilshan, no run

3.4

Pathirana to Dilshan, no run, tossed up slower, hit back to the bowler once again

3.5

Pathirana to Dilshan, 1 run, low full toss bashed straight to wide long off

3.6

Pathirana to Smith, no run, quick, skidding around off, defended tightly

End of over 4 (6 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 31/1
DLR Smith    0* (3b)      SS Pathirana    1-0-6-0
TM Dilshan    22* (13b 4x4)      RMS Eranga    1-0-3-1

4.1

Eranga to Dilshan, 1 leg bye, off the pad square on the leg side

4.2

Eranga to Smith, no run, beaten once again, fiddles with a widish length ball and cannot connect

4.3

Eranga to Smith, no run, cannot get bat to ball at the moment, wants to cut a wide one but misses again

4.4

Eranga to Smith, 2 runs, he's off the mark in the tournament, with a thick outside edge past wide slip to third man

4.5

Eranga to Smith, FOUR, confident stroke now, gets hold of a bouncing back of a length ball and punches it past point

4.6

Eranga to Smith, 1 run, looking lot better now, allows a widish one to come on and sends it to third man with a steer, he was missing these earlier

End of over 5 (8 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 39/1
DLR Smith    7* (8b 1x4)      RMS Eranga    2-0-10-1
TM Dilshan    22* (14b 4x4)      SS Pathirana    1-0-6-0

5.1

Pathirana to Smith, no run, punched to extra cover

5.2

Pathirana to Smith, FOUR, biff! bends the knee and drags it from well outside off, in the air, but past mid on

5.3

Pathirana to Smith, no run, skids in from a length, cramps him for room, and is patted back down the pitch

5.4

Pathirana to Smith, OUT, gone this time, tries to heave it over midwicket, the ball skids in from a full length, he misses it completely, and the ball strikes off, was playing for the turn there

DLR Smith b Pathirana 11 (12b 2x4 0x6) SR: 91.66

5.5

Pathirana to Karunaratne, 1 run, fullish on leg, eases it down to long on

5.6

Pathirana to Dilshan, 1 run, moves inside the line and squeezes it down to long off

End of over 6 (6 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 45/2
TM Dilshan    23* (15b 4x4)      SS Pathirana    2-0-12-1
FDM Karunaratne    1* (1b)      RMS Eranga    2-0-10-1

6.1

Chameera to Dilshan, 1 run, driven to mid on for a single

6.2

Chameera to Karunaratne, 1 run, down the pads from a length, nudged to fine leg

6.3

Chameera to Dilshan, 1 run, slaps a short and wide one to third man

6.4

Chameera to Karunaratne, 1 run, back of a length, into the pads, worked down to fine leg

6.5

Chameera to Dilshan, 1 run, leading edge towards long off as he looks to turn the full ball to leg

6.6

Chameera to Karunaratne, no run, pitched up, angled across, and beats him on the drive

End of over 7 (5 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 50/2
FDM Karunaratne    3* (4b)      PVD Chameera    2-0-16-0
TM Dilshan    26* (18b 4x4)      SS Pathirana    2-0-12-1

7.1

Pathirana to Dilshan, no run, skids in with the angle and is pushed to midwicket

7.2

Pathirana to Dilshan, no run, punched back to the bowler from the crease

7.3

Pathirana to Dilshan, 2 runs, moves across and turns it through midwicket, the throw comes in but he is back for the second

7.4

Pathirana to Dilshan, no run, squeezes a full delivery to extra cover

7.5

Pathirana to Dilshan, 1 run, full again, driven hard down to long off

7.6

Pathirana to Karunaratne, no run, down the track, he is cramped for room with a quick and flat delivery, nudges it away

End of over 8 (3 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 53/2
FDM Karunaratne    3* (5b)      SS Pathirana    3-0-15-1
TM Dilshan    29* (23b 4x4)      PVD Chameera    2-0-16-0

8.1

Chameera to Dilshan, no run, swinging away full at 85 mph, pushed to extra cover

8.2

Chameera to Dilshan, 4 leg byes, hurls it in full and into the pads, Dilshan gets something on it, and keeper cannot stop it, bounces in front of his dive and scoots past

8.3

Chameera to Dilshan, 1 run, pushed to midwicket

8.4

Chameera to Karunaratne, 1 run, crashed off the front foot in the air just over and past extra cover, sweeper fields

8.5

Chameera to Dilshan, no run, pitched up outside off, he goes after it, hits it hard but straight to mid on, wanted to go through midwicket

8.6

Chameera to Dilshan, FOUR, he's got a one-bounce four off a top edge, he was looking to swivel and pull, went awkwardly at it in the end, third man ran across, but could not prevent the ball from going for four

End of over 9 (10 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 63/2
TM Dilshan    34* (28b 5x4)      PVD Chameera    3-0-22-0
FDM Karunaratne    4* (6b)      SS Pathirana    3-0-15-1

Ajantha Mendis to bowl

9.1

Mendis to Karunaratne, 2 runs, turns in to the left-hander from a length, into the pads, worked to fine leg

9.2

Mendis to Karunaratne, FOUR, floated up very full and wide, and slogged safely over midwicket

9.3

Mendis to Karunaratne, 1 run, punched down to long on

9.4

Mendis to Dilshan, no run, straight length ball around off, runs it to backward point

9.5

Mendis to Dilshan, 1 run, turned to deep midwicket

9.6

Mendis to Karunaratne, FOUR, full delivery spinning away from the left-hander, lifted down the ground, and long on cannot stop it with the dive

End of over 10 (12 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 75/2
FDM Karunaratne    15* (10b 2x4)      BAW Mendis    1-0-12-0
TM Dilshan    35* (30b 5x4)      PVD Chameera    3-0-22-0

10.1

Alvitigala to Dilshan, OUT, excellent tumbling catch from mid off, moving back all the time, Dilshan came down and tried to swing another one, got another edge as the length ball bounced, and it was taken this time

TM Dilshan c Eranga b Alvitigala 35 (31b 5x4 0x6) SR: 112.90

10.2

Alvitigala to Karunaratne, 1 run, inside edge to fine leg as he looks to drive a pitched up ball through the off side

10.3

Alvitigala to Borgas, no run, shuffles across outside off, looking to work it to leg, but ends up patting it back to the bowler

10.4

Alvitigala to Borgas, 1 leg bye, pacy, skiddy length ball, rolls off pad to the leg side as he pushes forward to defend

10.5

Alvitigala to Karunaratne, no run, makes room and has a swing, the ball rolls to the bowler, whose throw misses the non-striker's stumps, non-striker was way outside his crease

10.6

Alvitigala to Karunaratne, 1 run

End of over 11 (3 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 78/3
FDM Karunaratne    17* (13b 2x4)      KG Alvitigala    2-0-11-1
CJ Borgas    0* (2b)      BAW Mendis    1-0-12-0

11.1

Chameera to Karunaratne, 1 wide, he's lost his footing again, can be dangerous for him, back foot goes sliding across to the left as he slips in delivery stride, gets away with only a very wild wide delivery outside off

11.1

Chameera to Karunaratne, 1 run, pushed to mid off for one

11.2

Chameera to Borgas, no run, swinging away full outside off, beaten as he looks to squeeze it away

11.3

Chameera to Borgas, FOUR, wide, short, and he hammers it eagerly over point

11.4

Chameera to Borgas, 1 run, gets forward and drives down to long off

11.5

Chameera to Karunaratne, 4 leg byes, manages to scoop it in the end, walks across outside off, the ball angles across, takes the thigh pad, and goes fine down the leg side in the air

11.6

Chameera to Karunaratne, no run, pushed to mid off

End of over 12 (11 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 89/3
FDM Karunaratne    18* (16b 2x4)      PVD Chameera    4-0-29-0
CJ Borgas    5* (5b 1x4)      KG Alvitigala    2-0-11-1

12.1

Mendis to Borgas, no run, wants to cut a straightening delivery outside off, is beaten by the bounce

12.2

Mendis to Borgas, no run, goes right through him as it skids through from a good length outside off

12.3

Mendis to Borgas, 1 run, straight on a length, nudges it through midwicket

12.4

Mendis to Karunaratne, no run, almost a long hop outside off, but the pull is stopped by midwicket's dive

12.5

Mendis to Karunaratne, no run, swings again and misses this time

12.6

Mendis to Karunaratne, FOUR, scoops it fine down the leg side now, gets across and low and puts it away to short fine's left

End of over 13 (5 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 94/3
FDM Karunaratne    22* (19b 3x4)      BAW Mendis    2-0-17-0
CJ Borgas    6* (8b 1x4)      PVD Chameera    4-0-29-0

13.1

Alvitigala to Borgas, no run, swung straight to mid on from outside off

13.2

Alvitigala to Borgas, no run, beaten by a pitched up ball that holds its line outside off

13.3

Alvitigala to Borgas, 1 run, comes out and pushes a full one towards midwicket

13.4

Alvitigala to Karunaratne, 1 run, bashes a very wide one to mid off, who fails to field it cleanly and they get away with the single

13.5

Alvitigala to Borgas, no run, beaten by the bounce as he backs away and looks to slog to leg

13.6

Alvitigala to Borgas, 1 run, jams a yorker away to point

End of over 14 (3 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 97/3
CJ Borgas    8* (13b 1x4)      KG Alvitigala    3-0-14-1
FDM Karunaratne    23* (20b 3x4)      BAW Mendis    2-0-17-0

14.1

Pathirana to Borgas, 3 runs, full delivery reverse-paddled past short third man

14.2

Pathirana to Karunaratne, 1 run, now the left-hander reverse-paddles, to short third man again

14.3

Pathirana to Borgas, no run, wants to work it to leg as he shuffles across, is hit on the pad outside off

14.4

Pathirana to Borgas, SIX, this time he gets lot of bat on it, moves across, bends low and connects with the slog sweep, swings it high over deep midwicket

14.5

Pathirana to Borgas, no run, tries to repeat the stroke, this one is wider, fuller, quicker, he inside edges it

14.6

Pathirana to Borgas, 1 run, reverse-paddle to short third man to end the over

End of over 15 (11 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 108/3
CJ Borgas    18* (18b 1x4 1x6)      SS Pathirana    4-0-26-1
FDM Karunaratne    24* (21b 3x4)      KG Alvitigala    3-0-14-1

15.1

Mendis to Borgas, 6 runs, worked through midwicket, they come back for the second, the batsman is in front of the keeper as the throw comes in, and the latter cannot collect it, goes for four

15.2

Mendis to Borgas, 1 run, length ball turned in front of square leg

15.3

Mendis to Karunaratne, 1 run

15.4

Mendis to Borgas, 1 run, OUT, another push through midwicket, there is a direct hit from the deep, they check upstairs, non-striker does not seem worried at all, but wait, replays show he is well short of his ground

FDM Karunaratne run out 25 (22b 3x4 0x6) SR: 113.63

15.5

Mendis to Borgas, FOUR, turning away slightly outside off, cut away through point with lots of power and timing

15.6

Mendis to Borgas, no run, defended to the leg side off the front foot

End of over 16 (13 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 121/4
CJ Borgas    30* (23b 2x4 1x6)      BAW Mendis    3-0-30-0
BMAJ Mendis    0* (0b)      SS Pathirana    4-0-26-1

16.1

Eranga to Mendis, no run, full and wide delivery left alone outside off stump

16.2

Eranga to Mendis, 1 leg bye, length ball, off the pad and to square leg

16.3

Eranga to Borgas, 2 runs, squeezes a full and wide one past point, third man runs across to field

16.4

Eranga to Borgas, OUT, leading edge loops straight to point as Borgas opens up and looks to swing a full ball angled in to leg

CJ Borgas c Ahmed Shehzad b Eranga 32 (25b 2x4 1x6) SR: 128.00

16.5

Eranga to Serasinghe, no run, straightens from a very full length, thick edge to point as he defends

16.6

Eranga to Serasinghe, FOUR, reaches out to a pitched up wide one and runs it off a thick edge to the third man rope

End of over 17 (7 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 128/5
SC Serasinghe    4* (2b 1x4)      RMS Eranga    3-0-16-2
BMAJ Mendis    0* (2b)      BAW Mendis    3-0-30-0

17.1

Alvitigala to Mendis, 1 run, OUT, chops it past point to square third man, no way there was a second run there, he turned back and went for it, out comfortably even as he dives

BMAJ Mendis run out 1 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

17.2

Alvitigala to Prasad, 1 run, gets bat around pad to turn a length ball to midwicket

17.3

Alvitigala to Serasinghe, 1 run, pitched up ball driven to sweeper cover

17.4

Alvitigala to Prasad, 1 run, pushed to mid off for a tight single, fielder cannot pick up the ball and they get away

17.5

Alvitigala to Serasinghe, 2 runs, heaved over midwicket, Nazir manages to stop it with his boot as he runs to his left

17.6

Alvitigala to Serasinghe, FOUR, well played, stays in the crease and cracks a pitched up ball through extra cover, sweeper has no chance

End of over 18 (10 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 138/6
SC Serasinghe    11* (5b 2x4)      KG Alvitigala    4-0-24-1
KTGD Prasad    2* (2b)      RMS Eranga    3-0-16-2

18.1

Eranga to Prasad, no run, straightens around off and is pushed to point, where Shehzad charges in and dives forward to lob the ball towards the stumps, misses, batsman dives in to make his ground as well

18.2

Eranga to Prasad, no run, defends a back of a length ball on the stumps

18.3

Eranga to Prasad, 2 wides, slower one goes down the leg side, they sneak in a bye as well

18.3

Eranga to Serasinghe, no run, moves across, opens up and looks to swing over midwicket, misses this length ball outside off

18.4

Eranga to Serasinghe, OUT, thin under edge through to the keeper as he flails at a length ball outside off

SC Serasinghe c †Mushfiqur Rahim b Eranga 11 (7b 2x4 0x6) SR: 157.14

18.5

Eranga to Herath, 1 run, angled across, he runs it to deep point for one

18.6

Eranga to Prasad, 1 run, pitched up and angled in, whipped down to long on

End of over 19 (4 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 142/7
KTGD Prasad    3* (5b)      RMS Eranga    4-0-20-3
HMRKB Herath    1* (1b)      KG Alvitigala    4-0-24-1

19.1

Mendis to Prasad, OUT, that went high, too high, Prasad was not to the pitch at all as he skipped out, he still had a heave, the ball took the toe end and went up around mid on, Shehzad ran in and took it, tumbling onto the ground

KTGD Prasad c Ahmed Shehzad b Mendis 3 (6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

19.2

Mendis to Herath, OUT, full, flighted, on middle, and strikes middle and off, as Herath heaves and misses

HMRKB Herath b Mendis 1 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

19.3

Mendis to Nannes, 1 run, Nannes survives the hat-trick ball, pats it away through covers

19.4

Mendis to Langeveldt, 2 runs, forced through midwicket, long on runs in, and cannot get rid of the ball quickly, they complete the second

19.5

Mendis to Langeveldt, 1 run, OUT, whipped away to deep midwicket, not much time to take the second

CK Langeveldt run out 3 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 150.00

19.6

Mendis to Nannes, OUT, hits him on the pad with one that turns in, non-striker reaches the other end, striker is still caught on the crease, and Rahim runs to the other end to complete the run out

CK Langeveldt run out 3 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 150.00

Match State: Innings Break

End of over 20 (4 runs) Basnahira Cricket Dundee 146/9
DP Nannes    1* (2b)      BAW Mendis    4-0-34-2
     RMS Eranga    4-0-20-3
Tournament Results
Uva Next v Nagenahira at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 31, 2012
Uva Next won by 19 runs (D/L method)
Nagenahira v K Warriors at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 29, 2012
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Wayamba U v Uva Next at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 28, 2012
Uva Next won by 20 runs
Uva Next v Nagenahira at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 27, 2012
Nagenahira won by 6 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Ruhuna Ryls v Wayamba U at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 26, 2012
Wayamba U won by 14 runs
Nagenahira v Uthura at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 26, 2012
Uthura won by 15 runs
More results »

Photos

Aug 17, 2012

Mushfiqur Rahim steered Nagenahira Nagas' chase, Basnahira Cricket Dundee v Nagenahira Nagas, SLPL, Pallekele, August 17, 2012

Mushfiqur Rahim steered Nagenahira Nagas' chase

© Ron Gaunt/SPORTZPICS/SLPL

Aug 17, 2012

Shaminda Eranga took three in a tidy spell, Basnahira Cricket Dundee v Nagenahira Nagas, SLPL, Pallekele, August 17, 2012

Shaminda Eranga took three in a tidy spell

© Ron Gaunt/SPORTZPICS/SLPL

Sponsored Links

Why not you? Read and learn how!