India in Sri Lanka Test Series - 1st Test

Sri Lanka v India

Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

10.2

Mithun to Sangakkara, 2 runs, and he's away immediately with a check drive down the ground past the bowler

10.3

Mithun to Sangakkara, no run, on Sanga'a pads this time, played softly towards square leg

10.4

Mithun to Sangakkara, no run, good lengths from Mithun, denying Sanga the driving length, and angling across from leg. Sanga plays it with straight bat to mid off

10.5

Mithun to Sangakkara, 1 run, similar ball, played softly this time by Sangakkara and soft enough to pick a quick single

Sri Lanka 58/1   KC Sangakkara 3* (4b)

11.1

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up on middle and off, from round the wickets and turning away. Sanga lets it go.

11.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, on to middle and leg, Sanga looks to work it to the leg side but can't get it away

11.3

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, good lengths from the offie, draws Sanga forward and he defends to the off side

11.4

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, another conventional offspinner, but shortter this time and defended to mid off

11.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, strays down the leg this time and worked away off the pads for a single

Sri Lanka 59/1   KC Sangakkara 4* (9b)

12.3

Mithun to Sangakkara, no run, Ooh, that was down the leg side, but Sanga walked across the stumps leaving his leg stump vulnerable. He missed the glance and it eventually sailed safely down the leg. Stopped well by MSD.

12.4

Mithun to Sangakkara, no run, this time he lets it go easily outside off

12.5

Mithun to Sangakkara, FOUR, that was short of a length and driven uppishly through the covers, not too far from Yuvraj at short cover, but it went safely through for four

12.6

Mithun to Sangakkara, no run, hint of away movement from outside off, Sanga has nothing to do with it and shoulders arms.

Sri Lanka 69/1   KC Sangakkara 8* (13b 1x4)

13.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, regulation offspinner tossed up outside off and he lets it go

13.3

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, again, this time moves closer to middle and off, Sanga gets forward and defends

13.4

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, another tight ball on middle and leg, turning toward off, defended to the off side

13.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, this time he lets it go outside off as it turns away

13.6

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, drops it short to finish the over, Sanga rocks back and plays it to deep cover where Harbhajan has protection

Sri Lanka 71/1   KC Sangakkara 9* (18b 1x4)

14.1

Mithun to Sangakkara, FOUR, full and wide outside off, Sanga goes for a loose upper cut and thankfully for him it flies well over the heads of the waiting slip cordon. Four to third man

14.2

Mithun to Sangakkara, 2 runs, ooh, that stopped off the pitch and Sanga was early into the drive, keeping Yiuvraj at short cover interested. Safe again.

14.3

Mithun to Sangakkara, no run, fuller this time and outside off, and driven to the off side

14.4

Mithun to Sangakkara, no run, well outside off, and this time he shoulders arms

14.5

Mithun to Sangakkara, 3 runs, beautifully flicked away, though a tad uppishly. No one in place at midwicket and it runs away towards the boundary for three

Sri Lanka 80/1   KC Sangakkara 18* (23b 2x4)

15.1

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, offspinner on middle and off, gets forward and defends

15.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, fuller on middle and sharp turn, ripping across the left hander. Smothers the spin well, getting forward

15.3

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up again, and played towards the leg side

15.4

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run

15.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up outside off, and driven to the offside

15.6

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, nice ball to finish again. Tossed up on off stump and defended to point

Sri Lanka 80/1   KC Sangakkara 18* (29b 2x4)

16.2

Mithun to Sangakkara, 1 run, over-pitched and driven solidly straight to mid on where there is a fumble. Think it was Harbhajan there. They pick a single

Sri Lanka 84/1   KC Sangakkara 19* (30b 2x4)

17.1

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, drifts into Sanga's pads and he works it away to the leg side

17.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up outside off stump, turning away as Sangakkara sees it into Dhoni's gloves

17.3

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, nice ball, drifts into off and turns away to his the outside part of the bat, but it is played down

17.4

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up a tad further, and Sangakkara drives off the front foot to mid off

17.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, this time he drops shorter, and he rocks back to play through the covers

Sri Lanka 85/1   KC Sangakkara 20* (35b 2x4)

18.1

Ojha to Sangakkara, FOUR, Welcome to the crease Mr. Ojha! Short on leg stump from round the wickets and asking to be hit. Sanga rocked back and pounced on it and sent it high over midwicket

18.2

Ojha to Sangakkara, 1 run, short again though fuller than last time. Sanga stays back and clips it square for one

18.5

Ojha to Sangakkara, no run, finally one ball tossed up, Sanga gets forward and defends to the bowler

18.6

Ojha to Sangakkara, no run, back of a length outside off, punched off the back foot towards cover.

Sri Lanka 91/1   KC Sangakkara 25* (39b 3x4)

20.1

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, straightens on the pads and he clips it straight to midwicket

20.2

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, fullish outside off and he pushes it down to mid-off

20.3

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, nice and straight on the off stump and he gently defends it

20.4

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, taps it towards mid-off and thinks of a single but decides against it

20.5

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, holds the length back and Sanga tucks it down to midwicket

20.6

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, stays beside the line and taps it to the off side, steady start for Ishant

Sri Lanka 91/1   KC Sangakkara 25* (45b 3x4)

21.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, stays back, doesn't turn much, steers it to point

21.3

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, tossed up outside off and driven down the ground to long-off

Sri Lanka 93/1   KC Sangakkara 26* (47b 3x4)

22.1

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, hits the deck hard outside off and he gets good carry to the keeper, well left

22.2

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, hits a good length on middle and off, he stays back and tucks it to the on side

22.3

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, chops it towards short midwicket, Ishant not giving width

22.4

Sharma to Sangakkara, 1 run, just a hint of width now and he taps it wide of point for a quick single

Sri Lanka 94/1   KC Sangakkara 27* (51b 3x4)

23.1

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, no turn, stays back and defends

23.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, tossed up outside off and he stays back and punches to the off side

Sri Lanka 95/1   KC Sangakkara 28* (53b 3x4)

24.1

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, stays back and punches it straight to cover

24.2

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, Ishant cramps him for room again from over the wicket, Sanga is happy to defend

24.3

Sharma to Sangakkara, 2 runs, stays back and steers it square of the wicket through the off side

24.4

Sharma to Sangakkara, FOUR, elegance from Sanga, not a bad ball, on a good length outside off and he offers the full face and a defensive push is enough to beat the bowler and mid-off

24.5

Sharma to Sangakkara, (no ball) 3 runs, oversteps this time and Sangakkara clips it away easily off his pads and bisects the gap at midwicket, nearly goes all the way

Sri Lanka 105/1   KC Sangakkara 37* (58b 4x4)

25.1

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, comes well forward and defends

25.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 2 runs, drops it a fraction short and he rocks back and cuts wide of point, Ojha mops up

25.3

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, gets forward and drives down to cover

25.4

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, gets well forward and smothers the spin

25.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, down the leg side and he sweeps him down to Ishant at fine leg

Sri Lanka 112/1   KC Sangakkara 40* (63b 4x4)

26.1

Sharma to Sangakkara, FOUR, terrific shot, Ishant gives him a bit of width outside off, he bends his knee slightly and flays it wide of cover, the ball races away

26.2

Sharma to Sangakkara, 1 run, drifts on the pads and he clips it down to fine leg

26.6

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, pushes it through a bit faster and he gets good carry to Dhoni

Sri Lanka 118/1   KC Sangakkara 45* (66b 5x4)

27.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, bowls it wide outside off, thinks of hitting it but leaves it, the ball lobs off Dhoni's glove

27.3

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, this one turns back in, safely kept out

Sri Lanka 120/1   KC Sangakkara 46* (68b 5x4)

28.1

Ojha to Sangakkara, 1 run, comes round the wicket, stays back and clips to the on side

Sri Lanka 121/1   KC Sangakkara 47* (69b 5x4)

31.1

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, gets forward and defends to silly mid-off

31.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, thrusts forward and shoulders arms, the ball straightens

31.3

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, quicker one and cuts back in sharply, well defended

31.4

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, gets forward and defends again

31.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, gets forward and steers it square and heads back to his crease

31.6

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up outside off and left alone

Sri Lanka 125/1   KC Sangakkara 47* (75b 5x4)

32.2

Ojha to Sangakkara, 1 run, tucks it with the turn down to fine leg again

32.4

Ojha to Sangakkara, 1 run, stays back and punches him wide of mid-on

32.6

Ojha to Sangakkara, no run, spins away quite a bit and beats him down the leg side

Sri Lanka 130/1   KC Sangakkara 49* (78b 5x4)

33.2

Sehwag to Sangakkara, FOUR, now Sanga gets to his fifty with a flourish, bad bad ball, short and wide outside off, he fetches it from outside off and bashes it on the backfoot and clears midwicket

33.3

Sehwag to Sangakkara, no run, gets forward and defends

33.4

Sehwag to Sangakkara, no run, defends it back to the bowler

33.5

Sehwag to Sangakkara, no run

33.6

Sehwag to Sangakkara, no run, turns away and he leaves it alone

Sri Lanka 135/1   KC Sangakkara 53* (83b 6x4)

34.5

Ojha to Sangakkara, 1 run, flatter delivery and tucked to midwicket

Sri Lanka 137/1   KC Sangakkara 54* (84b 6x4)

35.1

Sehwag to Sangakkara, 1 run, bowls it flat but gives him width, he stays back and punches it wide of cover

35.5

Sehwag to Sangakkara, 1 run, clipped it to the on side

Sri Lanka 142/1   KC Sangakkara 56* (86b 6x4)

36.1

Ojha to Sangakkara, no run, again gets turn from over the wicket but down the leg side

36.2

Ojha to Sangakkara, 2 runs, moves right across the stumps and sweeps to fine leg, Mithun fumbles

36.3

Ojha to Sangakkara, FOUR, exploits a big gap on the off side, makes room, rocks back and cuts hard past backward point

36.4

Ojha to Sangakkara, 1 run, tucks it with the turn towards deep square leg, thinks of a second run

Sri Lanka 149/1   KC Sangakkara 63* (90b 7x4)

37.1

Sehwag to Sangakkara, 1 run, rocks back and thumps it down the ground

37.6

Sehwag to Sangakkara, 1 run, full outside off and driven towards cover

Sri Lanka 152/1   KC Sangakkara 65* (92b 7x4)

38.1

Mithun to Sangakkara, no run, lands it outside off and he slants it away wide of the left-hander

38.2

Mithun to Sangakkara, no run, continues over the wicket and he punches it firmly towards mid-on

38.3

Mithun to Sangakkara, no run, gets forward and taps it to point

38.4

Mithun to Sangakkara, no run, full on the pads and he clips him down to mid-on

38.5

Mithun to Sangakkara, no run, lands on a fullish length outside off and he safely shoulders arms

38.6

Mithun to Sangakkara, no run, hits the deck outside off and gets good carry to the keeper

Sri Lanka 152/1   KC Sangakkara 65* (98b 7x4)

39.4

Sehwag to Sangakkara, no run, gets forward and defends to the on side

39.5

Sehwag to Sangakkara, no run, Dropped And it's Dhoni! Sanga shapes to drive and gets an edge, went through quickly and Dhoni couldn't pouch it

39.6

Sehwag to Sangakkara, no run, gets well forward and defends

Sri Lanka 153/1   KC Sangakkara 65* (101b 7x4)

41.1

Sehwag to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up outside off and defended

41.2

Sehwag to Sangakkara, no run

41.3

Sehwag to Sangakkara, 1 run, a bit short and he makes room and slaps it towards sweeper cover

Sri Lanka 158/1   KC Sangakkara 66* (104b 7x4)

42.1

Mithun to Sangakkara, 1 run, stays back and punches it on the backfoot in front of mid-off and sets off

Sri Lanka 159/1   KC Sangakkara 67* (105b 7x4)

43.1

Ojha to Sangakkara, no run, drifts down the leg side and he lets it go

43.2

Ojha to Sangakkara, FOUR, drifts down the leg side and Sanga gets across and sweeps firmly past Ishant at long leg

43.3

Ojha to Sangakkara, FOUR, Sanga toys with Ojha by sashaying down the track and scooping it over wide mid-on, consecutive boundaries

43.4

Ojha to Sangakkara, 1 run, stays back and clips him to the on side

Sri Lanka 168/1   KC Sangakkara 76* (109b 9x4)

45.1

Ojha to Sangakkara, 1 run, gets across his stumps and he sweeps on the up down to fine leg

Sri Lanka 174/1   KC Sangakkara 77* (110b 9x4)

46.3

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, tries to sweep but the ball hits his pads outside the line of leg, stifled appeal, the ball landed outside ;eg anyway

46.6

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, moves back and cuts him down to sweeper cover

Sri Lanka 185/1   KC Sangakkara 79* (112b 9x4)

47.1

Ojha to Sangakkara, 1 run, stays back and punches it towards long-on

47.3

Ojha to Sangakkara, 1 run, full on middle and he clips him down to midwicket

Sri Lanka 188/1   KC Sangakkara 81* (114b 9x4)

48.1

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up outside off and he safely lets it go

48.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, steers it to the off side and no single taken

48.3

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, FOUR, drops it short and Wide, Sanga rocks back and slaps it wide of extra cover, not the length to bowl on this pitch

48.4

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, gets well forward and smothers the spin

48.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, gets forward and steers it to the off side

48.6

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, good ball! Skids through and turns away outside off, squared him up

Sri Lanka 192/1   KC Sangakkara 85* (120b 10x4)

49.4

Ojha to Sangakkara, 1 run, tossed up on middle and leg and swept to fine leg

Sri Lanka 198/1   KC Sangakkara 86* (121b 10x4)

50.1

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, clipped to the on side

50.4

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, FOUR, tossed up outside off, he plays it late and dabs it wide of the keeper and beats short third man

50.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, gets well forward and smothers the spin

50.6

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, comes forward and pushes it towards short cover

Sri Lanka 204/1   KC Sangakkara 91* (125b 11x4)

51.6

Ojha to Sangakkara, 1 run, comes forward and forces it away down to deep midwicket

Sri Lanka 206/1   KC Sangakkara 92* (126b 11x4)

52.1

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, FOUR, Sanga lashes at it while staying rooted to the crease, the ball takes the outside edge and drops short of Dravid and runs away for four

52.2

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 1 run, chops it towards point

52.6

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, tries to cut but can't beat point

Sri Lanka 212/1   KC Sangakkara 97* (129b 12x4)

53.4

Ojha to Sangakkara, no run, tucks it towards short leg

53.5

Ojha to Sangakkara, no run, defended towards the bowler

53.6

Ojha to Sangakkara, no run, comes down the track and works it to midwicket

Sri Lanka 213/1   KC Sangakkara 97* (132b 12x4)

54.4

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run, full on the off stump an driven down to mid-off

54.5

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, no run

54.6

Harbhajan Singh to Sangakkara, 2 runs, full outside the off stump, he drives square of the wicket and takes a couple, 99 now

Sri Lanka 216/1   KC Sangakkara 99* (135b 12x4)

56.1

Sharma to Sangakkara, 1 run, well played Sanga! Another ball on the pads, Sanga gladly tucks it square and raises his arms as he runs across. Century against an average attack, but a fine innings all the same

56.6

Sharma to Sangakkara, no run, this time full on the pads, asking to be hammered. Sanga will be disappointed he could not elude midwicket with thet crisply timed flick

Sri Lanka 225/1   KC Sangakkara 100* (137b 12x4)

57.3

Ojha to Sangakkara, no run

57.4

Ojha to Sangakkara, no run, hint of drift towards middle stump, Sanga negotiates it safely off the front foot

57.5

Ojha to Sangakkara, no run, nice variation, shortens the length and decieves Sanga who is caught amidships looking to defend outside off, and plays inside the line

57.6

Ojha to Sangakkara, no run, looks for an expansive sweep from outside off. Just as well that he made no contact.

Sri Lanka 228/1   KC Sangakkara 100* (141b 12x4)

59.1

Sehwag to Sangakkara, 3 runs, short and wide outside off, easily cut away, not much pace from Sehwag and they run three easily to sweeper cover who had a long way to run

59.5

Sehwag to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up on middle and off, Sanga gets forward and defends stoutly

59.6

Sehwag to Sangakkara, no run, slightly wider outside off, Sanga reaches out and plays away to the off side

Sri Lanka 232/1   KC Sangakkara 103* (144b 12x4)

61.1

Sehwag to Sangakkara, OUT, Sehwag's golden arm sends back Sangakkara with a shocker of a delivery! Short and asking to be deposited well beyond midwicket, Sanga picked out Sachin Tendulkar some 15 yards in front of the boundary and he made no mistake.

KC Sangakkara c Tendulkar b Sehwag 103 (198m 145b 12x4 0x6) SR: 71.03

Sri Lanka 236/2   KC Sangakkara 103 (145b 12x4)
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Jul 23, 2010

Muttiah Muralitharan hogs the headlines after finishing his Test career with 800 wickets, July 23, 2010

Muttiah Muralitharan hogs the headlines after finishing his Test career with 800 wickets

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Jul 22, 2010

Muttiah Muralitharan poses with his wife Madhimalar, Sri Lanka v India, 1st Test, Galle, 5th day, July 22, 2010

Muttiah Muralitharan poses with his wife Madhimalar

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