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145.2

Copeland to Eranga, no run, short of a length, gets behind the line, defends it back

145.3

Copeland to Eranga, no run, on a length, middle and leg, stands tall to defend

145.4

Copeland to Eranga, no run, wide outside off, left alone

145.5

Copeland to Eranga, no run, another defensive stroke off middle and leg

145.6

Copeland to Eranga, no run, short of a length, pushed with an open face, towards point

Sri Lanka 412/6   RMS Eranga 0* (5b)

146.2

Siddle to Eranga, no run, full ball, drives at it, gets an inside into the foot, and then the ball lobs to safety

146.3

Siddle to Eranga, no run, left alone outside off this time

146.4

Siddle to Eranga, no run, short outside off again, left alone again

146.5

Siddle to Eranga, no run, length ball, on off, pushed to cover-point

146.6

Siddle to Eranga, 1 run, Eranga is off the mark, driving this wide of cover, and the lead is 100

Sri Lanka 416/6   RMS Eranga 1* (10b)

147.1

Copeland to Eranga, no run, dropped, just what you need at the end of a long hard day! Length ball, gets a fain edge, but Haddin is up too early, the gloves are too high, and the ball has hit the thigh even before he realises it. What would Dilshan be thinking now?

147.2

Copeland to Eranga, no run, pushed to mid-on, a nice front-foot defensive

147.3

Copeland to Eranga, no run, left alone outside off

147.4

Copeland to Eranga, no run, drives this one, straight to mid-off

147.5

Copeland to Eranga, no run, another slower ball! 111ks, defended towards mid-off

147.6

Copeland to Eranga, no run, short of a length, into the pads, defended to midwicket

Sri Lanka 416/6   RMS Eranga 1* (16b)

148.5

Johnson to Eranga, FOUR, Johnson goes for the bouncer, Eranga is a touch hurried into it, but pulls it right into the ground, and gets it through to the midwicket fence

148.6

Johnson to Eranga, no run, back of a length, middle and off, defended off the back foot

Sri Lanka 421/6   RMS Eranga 5* (18b 1x4)

149.5

Copeland to Eranga, no run, length ball, middle and leg, watchfully played to mid-on

149.6

Copeland to Eranga, no run, fuller, middle and off, pushed off the front foot

Sri Lanka 422/6   RMS Eranga 5* (20b 1x4)

150.5

Johnson to Eranga, no run, short of a length, around off, defended

150.6

Johnson to Eranga, no run, length ball wide of off, angling away, left alone

Sri Lanka 423/6   RMS Eranga 5* (22b 1x4)

151.6

Lyon to Eranga, no run, defended solidly outside off

Sri Lanka 426/6   RMS Eranga 5* (23b 1x4)

153.1

Lyon to Eranga, no run, tossed up around off, defended solidly

153.2

Lyon to Eranga, no run, full on off, defended back to the bowler

153.3

Lyon to Eranga, no run, flat, around off, pushed back to the bowler

153.4

Lyon to Eranga, no run, dead-bats this flat delivery back to him

153.5

Lyon to Eranga, no run, has a drive at this overpitched one, straight to mid-on

153.6

Lyon to Eranga, no run, Lyon is done for the day as Eranga defends this off the front foot

Sri Lanka 428/6   RMS Eranga 5* (29b 1x4)

155.1

Siddle to Eranga, no run, good length outside off stump from Siddle, Eranga stays in his crease and lets it go

155.2

Siddle to Eranga, 2 runs, width outside off stump and Eranga drives hard at it, didn't time it well but found the gap in the infield

155.3

Siddle to Eranga, 1 run, driven towards point of the front foot, Marsh dives to his left at point to save runs

Sri Lanka 431/6   RMS Eranga 8* (32b 1x4)

156.1

Copeland to Eranga, no run, good length on off and middle stump, Eranga stays in his crease and plays towards midwicket

156.2

Copeland to Eranga, no run, played to the man who is squarer at short midwicket

156.3

Copeland to Eranga, FOUR, short and wide outside off, Eranga waits on the back foot and cuts hard towards the vacant third-man boundary

156.4

Copeland to Eranga, no run, great line and length just outside off, Eranga prodded and was beaten, the ball nearly shaved off stump

156.5

Copeland to Eranga, no run, defended on the front foot

156.6

Copeland to Eranga, no run, defended back to the bowler from the crease

Sri Lanka 435/6   RMS Eranga 12* (38b 2x4)

157.6

Siddle to Eranga, OUT, bowled him! Siddle has knocked out leg stump. He bowled a full ball on off stump moving into the right-hander, Eranga stayed in his crease and drove, when he should have been forward. He got an inside edge that brushed the pad before taking out leg stump

RMS Eranga b Siddle 12 (55m 39b 2x4 0x6) SR: 30.76

Sri Lanka 436/7   RMS Eranga 12 (39b 2x4)
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Sep 20, 2011

Haroon Lorgat presents Kumar Sangakkara with an award for completing 100 Tests, Sri Lanka v Australia, 3rd Test, Colombo, 5th day, September 20, 2011

Haroon Lorgat presents Kumar Sangakkara with an award for completing 100 Tests

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Sep 20, 2011

Michael Hussey is named Man of the Series, Sri Lanka v Australia, 3rd Test, Colombo, 5th day, September 20, 2011

Michael Hussey is named Man of the Series

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