India in Sri Lanka ODI Series - 5th ODI

Sri Lanka v India

India won by 20 runs

39.3

Pradeep to Pathan, 2 runs, bowled on a length on middle and off, driven through midwicket for a couple of runs to get off the mark

39.4

Pradeep to Pathan, no run, lands on a good length, gets forward and drives that one back towards the bowler

39.5

Pradeep to Pathan, 1 run, shortish on leg stump, whipped through square leg into the deep for a single

India 219/6   IK Pathan 3* (3b)

40.1

Senanayake to Pathan, 1 run, tossed up outside off, drives that one down towards long-off for a single

India 220/6   IK Pathan 4* (4b)

41.1

Pradeep to Pathan, 1 run, turned into the leg side for a single

41.4

Pradeep to Pathan, 1 run, Pathan's going well, short on middle and off and that's been pulled to deep square leg for a sinlge

41.6

Pradeep to Pathan, 1 run, went for the pull, ended up playing it uppishly, sailed towards fine leg but landed short of him

India 231/6   IK Pathan 7* (7b)

42.1

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, pitched up outside off, drives it down the ground past the bowler for a single

42.4

Malinga to Pathan, FOUR, nicely pulled by Irfan, Pradeep dives over that one at fine leg, dropped it short did Malinga and Pathan pulled it along the ground behind square leg, connected well

42.5

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, pulled away but Pradeep doesn't have to move much this time, a single is what he gets

India 238/6   IK Pathan 13* (10b 1x4)

43.1

Pradeep to Pathan, 1 run, Irfan attacks, made room to that good length ball and smacked him over cover, but there is a fielder in the deep, gets to him on the bounce

43.3

Pradeep to Pathan, FOUR, superbly done by Pathan, another short ball and he dispatches it hard through square leg, Malinga runs to his right and dives but he had no chance there

43.4

Pradeep to Pathan, no run, yorker outside off, tries to dig it out into the off side, misses

43.5

Pradeep to Pathan, no run, follows that up with a slower one this time, keeps a little low, came from the back of the hand, Pathan didn't make contact

43.6

Pradeep to Pathan, 1 run, slower one bowled short on the off, pulls it through square leg for a single

India 245/6   IK Pathan 19* (15b 2x4)

44.1

Malinga to Pathan, no run, good yorker from Malinga, in the blockhole outside off, dug out by Pathan

44.2

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, pitched up on the off, drives that one down to long-on for a single

44.5

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, slower one bowled on a length outside off, gets a thick outside edge towards third man for a single

India 252/6   IK Pathan 21* (18b 2x4)

45.2

Perera to Pathan, 1 run, shortish on the off, punched towards long-off for a single

India 255/6   IK Pathan 22* (19b 2x4)

46.1

Malinga to Pathan, no run, yorker length delivery outside off, Pathan tried to dig it out past point, misses

46.2

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, full toss and it's crunched towards long-off for a single

46.4

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, cracked on the up through towards deep point for a single

India 270/6   IK Pathan 24* (22b 2x4)

47.2

Perera to Pathan, 1 run, chipped past extra cover for a sinlge

47.4

Perera to Pathan, 1 run, well struck but gets to deep midwicket on the bounce, landed full and swung it hard

India 277/6   IK Pathan 26* (24b 2x4)

48.1

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, slower one from Malinga, tries to swing it square, gets an inside edge onto the pads, Dhoni rushes through this time for a single

48.3

Malinga to Pathan, 1 run, a yorker on the off, dug out wide of Malinga, he can't field it on his follow through, a single taken

India 286/6   IK Pathan 28* (26b 2x4)

49.2

Perera to Pathan, no run, a well bowled yorker, in the blockhole on middle and off, pushed back to the bowler

49.3

Perera to Pathan, 1 run, on a length, struck meatily but on the bounce to long-on

India 293/7   IK Pathan 29* (28b 2x4)
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India won by 20 runs
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India won by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v India at Hambantota - Jul 24, 2012
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Sri Lanka v India at Hambantota - Jul 21, 2012
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Aug 4, 2012

Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni exit the prize jeep after winning the series, Sri Lanka v India, 5th ODI, Pallekele, August 4, 2012

Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni exit the prize jeep after winning the series

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Aug 4, 2012

Virat Kohli was named the player of the series, Sri Lanka v India, 5th ODI, Pallekele, August 4, 2012

Virat Kohli was named the player of the series

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