England tour of Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (PSS), Apr 3-7, 2012
England won by 8 wickets
3,4,5,6,7 April 2012 (5-day match)
  • Overs 1-50
  • Overs 51-100
  • Overs 101-150
6.1

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, FOUR, Anderson gets it to swing in but a bit too much, ends up drifting on the pads and a gentle tickle is enough to send it to fine leg

6.2

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, goes back at the crease and defends to the off side

6.3

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, keeps it outside the off stump and he safely leaves it alone

6.4

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, full on the stumps but he pushes it with soft hands to silly mid-on, Pietersen has remained in that position as a catcher

6.5

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, another soft push towards silly mid-on, England are really attacking here

6.6

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, stays back and across and defends to the off side

Sri Lanka 25/2   DPMD Jayawardene 4* (6b 1x4)
7.2

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, that's some decent inswing, forces Mahela back and he defends in front of the stumps

7.3

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run

7.4

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, FOUR, classy drive by Jayawardene! Not very wide but full and swinging in slightly, gets half forward and merely pushes it wide of mid-off's left, didn't hit it too hard

7.5

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets across and punches it softly to the on side

7.6

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, nips back in and he gets an inside edge onto the pads, good bowling from Finn

Sri Lanka 30/2   DPMD Jayawardene 8* (11b 2x4)
9.1

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, swings it in and full and he pushes it to mid-off

9.2

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, 2 runs, gets beside the line and steers it past the slips

9.3

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, Finn's doing well by making him play, gets across and stabs it down the track

9.4

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, Jayawardene got a bit of a rude shock there! It was short and nipping back in sharply and Jayawardene expected that to sail over him but the ball took the edge and thudded on to his stomach, at least he smiled after that escape

9.5

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, nips back in and he clips it down to fine leg

Sri Lanka 33/3   DPMD Jayawardene 11* (16b 2x4)
10.1

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, swings it in and he pushes it down to mid-off

10.2

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets beside the line and cuts it down to point

10.3

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, FOUR, Anderson drags that too short and gives him width too, he had the time to slice that with control past point, well timed

10.4

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, width again but he safely leaves it alone to the keeper

10.5

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, FOUR, Anderson shouldn't be disappointed with that, he got it to swing in and Jayawardene very shakily tried to punch it but got a lucky edge that beat third slip

10.6

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, swings it in and he pushes it down to mid-off

Sri Lanka 45/3   DPMD Jayawardene 19* (22b 4x4)
11.4

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run

11.5

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, keeps it straight and Jayawardene defends that solidly

11.6

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, bangs it in short and it sails over his head, time for drinks

Sri Lanka 48/3   DPMD Jayawardene 19* (25b 4x4)
12.2

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets half forward and the ball beats the edge to the keeper

12.3

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, pokes at it and he gets an outside edge to the off side

Sri Lanka 50/3   DPMD Jayawardene 20* (27b 4x4)
13.1

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, drifts on the pads and he clips it down to fine leg

Sri Lanka 51/3   DPMD Jayawardene 21* (28b 4x4)
14.1

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, swings it inwards and he gets across and pushes it to the off side

14.2

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, short of a length and he shoulders arms

14.3

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets across and pushes it to the off side with soft hands

14.4

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, gets well across and gets an outside edge past second slip, played with soft hands and keeps it down

Sri Lanka 52/3   DPMD Jayawardene 22* (32b 4x4)
15.1

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, keeps it on the stumps and he goes back and defends

15.2

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, FOUR, too full and wide and Jayawardene gets down on his knee and plays an exquisite square drive that bisects the gap between cover and point

15.3

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, nips it back in and he gets across and shoulders arms

15.4

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, goes back and defends it to the off side

15.5

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, holds the length back and he safely leaves it alone

15.6

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, drags it closer to the off stump and he safely lets it go to the keeper

Sri Lanka 58/3   DPMD Jayawardene 26* (38b 5x4)
16.3

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets across and defends towards point

16.4

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run

Sri Lanka 60/3   DPMD Jayawardene 27* (40b 5x4)
17.1

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, a touch short and he goes back and leaves it

17.2

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, full outside off and crisply driven but down to mid-off

17.3

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, a touch short and wide and he slices it down to square third man

17.5

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, tucks it with the angle to deep square leg

Sri Lanka 63/3   DPMD Jayawardene 29* (44b 5x4)
18.1

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets across and stabs it down towards point

18.2

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, short and hits him high on the bat as he steers it to the off side

18.3

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, goes back at the crease and tucks it to the on side

18.4

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, follows that up with a fast and full delivery close to that blockhole, he manages to jam it out to mid-on

18.5

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, swings it in and lands it on the full, he squirts it out to mid-on

18.6

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, makes him play again, he stabs it down the track

Sri Lanka 63/3   DPMD Jayawardene 29* (50b 5x4)
20.1

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, comes well forward and defends to the on side

20.2

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, takes a few paces down and works it to mid-on

20.3

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, plonks forward and defends to the off side

20.4

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, drags it shorter and he turns at the crease and pulls

Sri Lanka 64/3   DPMD Jayawardene 30* (54b 5x4)
21.4

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, FOUR, Jayawardene creates the opportunity by getting across his stumps and playing a lap sweep down to the wide open spaces at fine leg

21.5

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, close call for the batsman as he lunges forward and tucks it just wide of short leg

Sri Lanka 71/3   DPMD Jayawardene 35* (56b 6x4)
22.1

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, goes back and he chops it to the off side

22.2

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, flatter delivery and he runs it off his pads to the leg side

22.3

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, clips it down to backward square leg

Sri Lanka 72/3   DPMD Jayawardene 36* (59b 6x4)
23.4

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, Jayawardene goes back at the crease and waits for it and defends

23.5

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, goes right across and paddles a low full toss down to fine leg

Sri Lanka 75/3   DPMD Jayawardene 37* (61b 6x4)
24.1

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, flatter delivery and he gets forward and defends

24.2

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, defends again, he's playing safe till lunch

24.3

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, stays beside the line and softly taps it to the off side

24.4

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, gets forward and drives to long-off

Sri Lanka 76/3   DPMD Jayawardene 38* (65b 6x4)
25.1

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, bowls it flat and he gets behind to defend

25.2

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, worked away gently down to long-on, now why would they keep a long-on now?

Sri Lanka 77/3   DPMD Jayawardene 39* (67b 6x4)
26.1

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets well forward and pushes it down to mid-off

26.2

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, plonks forward and defends

26.3

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets well forward and smothers the spin

26.4

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets well forward and defends

26.5

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, drives wide of extra cover

Sri Lanka 82/3   DPMD Jayawardene 40* (72b 6x4)
27.1

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, shuffles and clips it to the on side

27.2

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run

27.5

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, on the pads and he clips it to deep square leg

Sri Lanka 85/3   DPMD Jayawardene 42* (75b 6x4)
28.1

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, starts off with a full delivery on the off stump and he gets forward to defend

28.2

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, lands it outside the off stump and no movement this time before reaching the keeper

28.3

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, FOUR, effortless! Anderson looks for swing and he bowls it full on middle and leg and he pushes it wide of mid-on

28.4

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, good length delivery outside off and he safely leaves it alone

28.5

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, shows the full face of the bat and defends

28.6

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, left alone to the keeper again

Sri Lanka 89/3   DPMD Jayawardene 46* (81b 7x4)
29.5

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, tries to turn it away to the on side but short leg comes in the way

29.6

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run

Sri Lanka 94/3   DPMD Jayawardene 46* (83b 7x4)
30.2

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, lands it wide outside the off stump and he safely leaves it alone

30.3

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, bowls a fuller length and he decides not to offer a shot

30.4

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, once again wide outside the off stump and he doesn't offer a shot

30.5

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, looks like he is working to a plan to keep bowling it a touch wide outside, at the moment he is happy to leave it alone

30.6

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, bowls it fuller and he leans forward and drives him down to mid-off

Sri Lanka 95/3   DPMD Jayawardene 46* (88b 7x4)
31.5

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, bowls it flatter and he sweeps to square leg

Sri Lanka 97/3   DPMD Jayawardene 47* (89b 7x4)
32.1

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, bowls it full again, comes well forward and across and pushes it to mid-off

32.2

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, not much pace on that, he had time to play it late to the deep square on the off side

Sri Lanka 98/3   DPMD Jayawardene 48* (91b 7x4)
33.1

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, flatter delivery and he defends solidly

33.2

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, stays back and defends

33.3

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, stays back and tucks it away

33.4

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets well across and defends to the on side

33.5

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, comes forward and defends to the leg side

33.6

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, plonks forward and defends, quiet over

Sri Lanka 98/3   DPMD Jayawardene 48* (97b 7x4)
35.6

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, on the pads and he works it down to deep midwicket

Sri Lanka 103/3   DPMD Jayawardene 49* (98b 7x4)
36.1

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, flatter delivery and he gets well forward and defends

36.2

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, chips down the track and he doesn't offer a shot, pads it away

36.3

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets behind the line and drives

36.4

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets well forward and drives to cover

36.5

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, fuller delivery and clipped towards midwicket

36.6

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, clipped away to midwicket again, he's on 49

Sri Lanka 103/3   DPMD Jayawardene 49* (104b 7x4)
38.1

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, drifts in to him and Jayawardene steers it to the off side

38.2

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, chips down the track and mistimes it to mid-on, could so easily have gone to the fielder on the full

38.3

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, comes well forward and defends

38.4

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, full on the pads and clipped to midwicket

38.5

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, chops it to the off side wide of point and Jayawardene wanted the run but his partner wasn't so sure, in the end he reaches his fifty

Sri Lanka 108/3   DPMD Jayawardene 50* (109b 7x4)
39.1

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, full and swinging in on the pads and he clips him to midwicket

39.2

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, drifts on the pads again and he works it straight to mid-on

39.3

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, fullish on the off stump and jammed back to the bowler

39.4

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, Finn keeps hammering it towards the stumps and makes him play, he manages to defend

39.5

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, drifts on the pads and he shuffles and works it down to fine leg

Sri Lanka 109/3   DPMD Jayawardene 51* (114b 7x4)
40.1

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, flatter delivery and he shuffles and clips it behind square on the on side

40.6

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, flatter delivery on the stumps and he defends

Sri Lanka 111/3   DPMD Jayawardene 52* (116b 7x4)
41.4

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, good length, outside off and Samaweera presses forward in defence

41.5

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, on a length, Jayawardene comes forward and blocks

41.6

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, angled in to the stumps and defended on the on side

Sri Lanka 112/3   DPMD Jayawardene 52* (119b 7x4)
42.4

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, outside off, pushed towards cover

42.5

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, length delivery outside off, defended on the front foot

42.6

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, tossed up in the blockhole and dug out into the off side

Sri Lanka 117/3   DPMD Jayawardene 52* (122b 7x4)
44.1

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, SIX, skips out and smacks a clean, straight maximum back down the ground. Sheesh, that was good

44.2

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, tossed up, worked off the stumps to midwicket

Sri Lanka 128/3   DPMD Jayawardene 59* (124b 7x4 1x6)
45.1

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, length ball, outside off, keeps slightly low and Jayawardene leaves

45.2

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, drifts on to the pads and the batsman flicks to long leg

Sri Lanka 131/3   DPMD Jayawardene 60* (126b 7x4 1x6)
47.1

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, length ball, in the corridor outside off, left alone

47.2

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, seaming in from outside off, worked into a gap at midwicket

47.6

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, width outside off and the batsman rocks back and guides the ball down to third man

Sri Lanka 135/3   DPMD Jayawardene 62* (129b 7x4 1x6)
48.1

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, outside off, pushed to cover

48.2

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, fuller, flighted, driven back and through Patel's attempt to field, the ball dribbling down to long-off

Sri Lanka 136/3   DPMD Jayawardene 63* (131b 7x4 1x6)
49.1

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, pitched up outside off, driven back and into the stumps at the non-striker's end

49.2

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, full, outside off, left alone

49.3

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, again pitched up and Jayawardene demurs from playing a stroke

49.4

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, length, seaming back in and keeping a touch low, thumping into Jayawardene's pads via a bit of bat

49.5

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, defended on the front foot in front of off stump

49.6

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, FOUR, drops short but Jayawardene rolls his wrists and pulls to the long-leg boundary for four

Sri Lanka 140/3   DPMD Jayawardene 67* (137b 8x4 1x6)
50.3

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, tossed up and Jayawardene gets behind it to defend

50.4

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, slightly short, worked off the legs out to deep backward square

Sri Lanka 142/3   DPMD Jayawardene 68* (139b 8x4 1x6)
51.4

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, FOUR, over the wicket, drops short a touch, Jayawardene cuts fine for another boundary

51.5

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, Swann losing his length here, full toss punched down the ground to long-on

Sri Lanka 153/3   DPMD Jayawardene 73* (141b 9x4 1x6)
52.1

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, angled in towards the stumps, nudged to midwicket

52.2

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, defended into the leg side from in front of the stumps

52.3

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, length outside off, steps out and leaves

52.4

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, wide of off, steered away to third man on the back foot

Sri Lanka 154/3   DPMD Jayawardene 74* (145b 9x4 1x6)
53.1

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, flighted, bit of bounce and the ball comes off the glove to short fine leg

53.2

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, full, turning back into the batsman, defended

53.3

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, tossed up, angled in, worked round the corner to the fielder

53.4

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, on leg stump, worked away again but to the backward square fielder

53.5

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, flighted, on the stumps, front foot defensive shot

53.6

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, tossed up, pushed into the on side - maiden from Swann, and a good comeback

Sri Lanka 154/4   DPMD Jayawardene 74* (151b 9x4 1x6)
54.5

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, forward defensive to a length ball outside off

54.6

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, length ball, tight line on off, dropped casually to short midwicket - and the umpire's signal for tea

Sri Lanka 155/4   DPMD Jayawardene 74* (153b 9x4 1x6)
55.3

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, shuffles and clips it straight to short fine leg

55.4

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, waits at the crease and knocks it softly to short leg

55.5

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, hits him outside the line of the stumps as he tries to turn it away, stifled appeal

55.6

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, comes forward and drives to the on side

Sri Lanka 159/4   DPMD Jayawardene 75* (157b 9x4 1x6)
56.1

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, goes back and works it to the on side for a single

Sri Lanka 160/4   DPMD Jayawardene 76* (158b 9x4 1x6)
57.1

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, full on the pads and he works it down to long-on

57.3

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets across his stumps and defends

57.4

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets across the stumps and defends

57.5

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, chipped bust just short of short mid-on! Just checked his shot

57.6

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, plays with soft hands but the ball trickles past the stumps

Sri Lanka 166/4   DPMD Jayawardene 77* (163b 9x4 1x6)
59.1

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, gets across and defends

59.3

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, goes back at the crease and defends

59.4

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, he clips it wide of midwicket

Sri Lanka 169/4   DPMD Jayawardene 79* (166b 9x4 1x6)
60.1

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, FOUR, Opportunity missed for England! Jayawardene gets a thick outside edge and that sails through the gap between keeper and slip, Strauss really should have taken that

60.2

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets across and defends to the off side

60.3

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, reverse? Lots of swing there for Anderson, swerves in from wide outside off and he jams it out to third man

Sri Lanka 174/4   DPMD Jayawardene 84* (169b 10x4 1x6)
61.1

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets well across and defends

61.2

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, shuffles and turns it to the leg side

61.3

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, quicker and flatter, he knocks it down to midwicket

61.4

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, floated on the pads and he tucks it wide of midwicket to the fielder in the deep

Sri Lanka 175/4   DPMD Jayawardene 85* (173b 10x4 1x6)
62.1

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, lands it just back of a length and he goes back and defends

62.2

Anderson to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, once again he slips it that yorker length delivery to make the batsman think, Jayawardene safely jams it to the off side

Sri Lanka 176/4   DPMD Jayawardene 86* (175b 10x4 1x6)
63.1

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, goes back at the crease cuts wide of point

Sri Lanka 177/4   DPMD Jayawardene 87* (176b 10x4 1x6)
64.1

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, swings it in and he clips it gently to short midwicket

64.2

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, opens the face of the bat and gently steers it to third man

Sri Lanka 178/4   DPMD Jayawardene 88* (178b 10x4 1x6)
66.1

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, bowls it on a goo length outside off and he steers it to the off side

66.2

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, this one nips back in a bit but he gets behind the line and defends

66.3

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, just gets beside the line and steers it to the off side

66.4

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, 2 runs, a bit too straight and he works it to the deep on the leg side

66.5

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, bowls a much fuller length and he drives softly down to mid-off

66.6

Bresnan to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, gets across his stumps and defends solidly

Sri Lanka 185/4   DPMD Jayawardene 90* (184b 10x4 1x6)
67.2

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, he comes round the wicket, flatter delivery and he presses forward to defend

67.3

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 2 runs, sorter length but wide, manages to rocks back and slice it wide of extra cover

67.4

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, clipped wide of short leg, can't call that a chance because the fielder didn't have time to react

Sri Lanka 189/4   DPMD Jayawardene 93* (187b 10x4 1x6)
69.1

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, FOUR, takes him to 97, drifts towards the pads from round the wicket and a gentle tickle is enough to take it down to fine leg

69.2

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, stays back and clips it softly towards short leg

69.3

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, clips a full delivery wide of short midwicket for a single

Sri Lanka 195/4   DPMD Jayawardene 98* (190b 11x4 1x6)
70.1

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, tossed up outside off and he defends

70.2

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, clips it softly to the on side

70.3

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, loud cheers but Jayawardene decides to stick to the single only, cut wide of point, sweeper picks up and that brings up the 200

70.6

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, decides to defend this one, the 100 will have to wait

Sri Lanka 201/4   DPMD Jayawardene 99* (194b 11x4 1x6)
72.1

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, tossed up on the stumps, clipped wristily wide of mid-on, beating the dive of midwicket - he's got it, a 31st Test hundred and a magnificent knock so far

Sri Lanka 202/4   DPMD Jayawardene 100* (195b 11x4 1x6)
73.1

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, length ball outside off, dabbed to point

73.2

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, angled in, Jayawardene goes back and across and pushes to midwicket

73.3

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, defended coming forward outside off stump

73.4

Finn to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, short ball, pulled from outside off to square leg for one

Sri Lanka 203/4   DPMD Jayawardene 101* (199b 11x4 1x6)
74.1

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, flighted, on the stumps, blocked

74.2

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, tossed up on leg, Jayawardene plays back to the bowler

74.3

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, leg-stump line again, fiddled short to square leg

74.4

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, full, flighted on off, forward defensive

74.5

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, drifting across this time, pushed to short midwicket

74.6

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, tight line, again Jayawardene defends - it's attritional stuff for the bowlers at the moment but that's another maiden for Patel

Sri Lanka 203/4   DPMD Jayawardene 101* (205b 11x4 1x6)
75.4

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, wider on the crease, drifting in, flicked through square leg by the destroyer of Englishmen Jayawardene

Sri Lanka 205/4   DPMD Jayawardene 102* (206b 11x4 1x6)
76.4

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, off-stump line, good length, defended on the front foot

76.5

Patel to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, on off, tossed up and punched to long-off

Sri Lanka 208/4   DPMD Jayawardene 103* (208b 11x4 1x6)
77.1

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, turned around the corner to fine leg

77.4

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, goes around the wicket, flatter on leg stump, dropped short on the on side

77.5

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, driven back to the bowler on the full

77.6

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, length, on the stumps and straightening, worked to short midwicket

Sri Lanka 214/4   DPMD Jayawardene 104* (212b 11x4 1x6)
78.6

Pietersen to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, worked off the pads to deep backward square

Sri Lanka 216/4   DPMD Jayawardene 105* (213b 11x4 1x6)
79.1

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, around the wicket, defended in front of the stumps

79.2

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, lovely delivery, flighted across and dipping, beats the outside edge as Jayawardene is tempted to drive

79.3

Swann to DPMD Jayawardene, OUT, big lbw appeal ... he's out! But Jayawardene reviews it. It pitched on off stump, straightened, thumping into the knee roll; Jayawardene thought it was maybe too high, maybe doing too much - and it did turn back a long way - but Hawk Eye said it was going on to clip the top of leg. The decision is upheld and DPMD Jayawardene walks off, shaking his head

DPMD Jayawardene lbw b Swann 105 (313m 216b 11x4 1x6) SR: 48.61

Sri Lanka 216/5   DPMD Jayawardene 105 (216b 11x4 1x6)
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