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

33.1

Sehwag to Paranavitana, 1 run, and Paranavithana gets to his fifty with a cut to deep point, Sehwag drops it short and wide there

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   V Sehwag 1-0-5-0

35.1

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

35.2

Sehwag to Paranavitana, no run, quicker through the air and he defends

35.3

Sehwag to Paranavitana, no run

35.4

Sehwag to Paranavitana, 3 runs, was that a chance? Just fell short, Paranavitana cuts uppishly towards backward point, Yuvraj dives forward but the ball just drops short and beats him

35.5

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

35.6

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

Sri Lanka 142/1   V Sehwag 2-0-10-0

37.1

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

37.2

Sehwag to Paranavitana, no run, gets forward and defends

37.3

Sehwag to Paranavitana, no run, tossed up outside off and he defends

37.4

Sehwag to Paranavitana, no run, fuller and jammed out down to mid-on

37.5

Sehwag to Paranavitana, 1 run, full again and clipped towards mid-on

37.6

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

Sri Lanka 152/1   V Sehwag 3-0-13-0

39.1

Sehwag to Paranavitana, no run, comes well forward and defends to the off side

39.2

Sehwag to Paranavitana, no run, stays back and punches to short cover

39.3

Sehwag to Paranavitana, 1 run, stays back and chops him down to deep cover

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   V Sehwag 4-0-14-0

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

41.4

Sehwag to Paranavitana, no run, gets forward and defends softly to the off side

41.5

Sehwag to Paranavitana, no run

41.6

Sehwag to Paranavitana, no run, a bit wide outside off and he safely leaves it alone

Sri Lanka 158/1   V Sehwag 5-0-15-0

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

59.2

Sehwag to Paranavitana, no run, Sehwag's ball of the day, curving in from round the sticks, turn and bounce, Paranavitana had no clue about that and it just missed the outside edge

59.3

Sehwag to Paranavitana, no run, better this time, he gets nicely forward and smothers the spin

59.4

Sehwag to Paranavitana, 1 run, dropped short, easy single on offer to the cut shot and Paranavitana obliges

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   V Sehwag 6-0-19-0

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

61.2

Sehwag to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, tossed up outside off, not much turn and Mahela shoulders arms

61.3

Sehwag to DPMD Jayawardene, 3 runs, paddled away from outside off, with the turn to fine leg where Yuvraj tidies up without any urgency

61.4

Sehwag to Paranavitana, no run, Paranavitana stays back and defends it dourly

61.5

Sehwag to Paranavitana, 1 run

61.6

Sehwag to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, slides down the leg and Mahela wants nothing to do with it

Sri Lanka 240/2   V Sehwag 7-0-23-1

114.1

Sehwag to Malinga, 1 run, first ball is swept along the ground towards square leg

114.2

Sehwag to Herath, no run, Herath gets well forward and blocks it

114.3

Sehwag to Herath, no run, defended back towards the bowler

114.4

Sehwag to Herath, 1 run, on middle and leg, paddled towards fine leg by Herath

114.5

Sehwag to Malinga, 2 runs, flighted delivery from Sehwag, Malinga looks to defend off the front foot, gets an outside edge that just gets pats Dravid at first slip

114.6

Sehwag to Malinga, FOUR, what a hit form Malinga to end the over, more used to seeing Sehwag play those, jumps down the track and clobbers it to the right of the bowler for four, that was powerfully hit, Herath had to get out of the way fast

Sri Lanka 470/7   V Sehwag 8-0-31-1

116.1

Sehwag to Herath, no run, flighted, full and wide, driven firmly to cover

116.2

Sehwag to Herath, no run, Herath looks to defend, the ball turns past the bat outside off

116.3

Sehwag to Herath, no run, drops it towards backward point, thinks of a single but is sent back

116.4

Sehwag to Herath, FOUR, loopy delivery outside off, Herath sashays down the track to get to the pitch of the ball and crunches it through cove for four, wonderful hit from Herath

116.5

Sehwag to Herath, no run, again Sehwag tosses it up, the ball spins past Herath's attempted drive

116.6

Sehwag to Herath, no run, this time Sehwag drops it short, Herath tries to cut it but misses as his bottom hand comes off the bat

Sri Lanka 475/7   V Sehwag 9-0-35-1

118.1

Sehwag to Malinga, FOUR, all too easy for Malinga, short and wide, hammered past point for four, Malinga moves to 49

118.2

Sehwag to Malinga, 1 run, Malinga waves his bat in celebration as soon as he sweeps the ball towards fine leg to reach his first first-class half-century, he's certainly enjoyed himself, well done Malinga

118.3

Sehwag to Herath, no run, flighted ball on off, defended back to the bowler

118.4

Sehwag to Herath, 2 runs, Herath has plenty of confidence now, a lofted inside-out drive, Ishant does the fielding at long-off

118.5

Sehwag to Herath, no run, flatter delivery outside off, Herath blocks it to the off side

118.6

Sehwag to Herath, FOUR, lovely timing from Herath, rocks back and stabs a short ball past point for four more, this has been a frustrating hour for India, the Sri Lankan fans are having a blast though

Sri Lanka 489/7   V Sehwag 10-0-46-1
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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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