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)
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79.4

Swann to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, around the wicket, flighted on the stumps, squeezed into the leg side

79.5

Swann to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, shorter, nudged to leg on the back foot

79.6

Swann to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 run, goes back and works a flatter delivery behind square to get off the mark

Sri Lanka 217/5   HAPW Jayawardene 1* (3b)
80.1

Pietersen to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 run, around the wicket, flighted across and pushed wide of point

80.5

Pietersen to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, back around the wicket, on the legs, misses trying to work through square

80.6

Pietersen to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, pushed through, across the right-hander, defended in front of the stumps on the back foot

Sri Lanka 219/5   HAPW Jayawardene 2* (6b)
81.2

Anderson to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 run, length ball, straighter but flicked off the pads for one

Sri Lanka 221/5   HAPW Jayawardene 3* (7b)
82.1

Finn to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, length ball on the stumps, defended sensibly with a straight bat

82.2

Finn to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, pitched up well wide of off, Jayawardene leaves. First evidence of swing on the way through to the keeper, there

82.3

Finn to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, back of a length, angled in, Jayawardene tries to play into the leg side on the back foot and wears the delivery on his thigh pad

82.4

Finn to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, length ball, outside off, steps out and leaves

82.5

Finn to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, speared into the batsman, tapped into the leg sde

82.6

Finn to HAPW Jayawardene, FOUR, lovely shot from Jayawardene, a classical straight drive through mid-off as Finn overpitches

Sri Lanka 225/5   HAPW Jayawardene 7* (13b 1x4)
83.2

Anderson to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, on the stumps, ducking in, played into the leg side

83.3

Anderson to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, touch full, straight, no deviation, punched back to the bowler

83.4

Anderson to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, length ball outside off, Jayawardene sees it through

83.5

Anderson to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, drops short, maintains his line, the batsman sits back and lifts his bat above his head

83.6

Anderson to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, length ball, left alone outside off

Sri Lanka 226/5   HAPW Jayawardene 7* (18b 1x4)
84.2

Finn to HAPW Jayawardene, OUT, a peach from Finn and Jayawardene nicks off! England make another breakthrough as the close nears. It was just the delivery from Finn, catching Jayawardene in two minds - he stayed back, pushed at the ball as it straightened just a fraction, and Matt Prior took a smart catch diving to his right

HAPW Jayawardene c †Prior b Finn 7 (22m 19b 1x4 0x6) SR: 36.84

Sri Lanka 227/6   HAPW Jayawardene 7 (19b 1x4)
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Hours of play (local time) 10am start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00

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