1.1

Eranga to Gambhir, no run, full toss to begin with and Gambhir wasn't quite ready to put that away, pushed down to mid-off

1.2

Eranga to Gambhir, no run, full outside the off stump and hammered straight to mid-on

1.3

Eranga to Gambhir, no run, wild swing and a miss, came on a bit slower than expected, tried to put that away to the leg side

1.4

Eranga to Gambhir, OUT, well Eranga has made amends for that drop! Didn't have to wait too long, another wild swing and a miss, this time Eranga bowled it at the stumps and the middle stump was pegged back, he gets Gambhir, the man he dropped

G Gambhir b Eranga 6 (7m 8b 1x4 0x6) SR: 75.00

1.5

Eranga to Kohli, 1 wide, too wide outside the off stump, doesn't offer a shot

1.5

Eranga to Kohli, no run, wide outside the off stump, can't control the swing

1.6

Eranga to Kohli, no run, much better, brings it closer to the off stump and pushed towards point

India 8/1   RMS Eranga 1-0-1-1

3.1

Eranga to Kohli, FOUR, not very convincing but four nevertheless, late away swing and on a full length, really chased it and the ball went sailing over point

3.2

Eranga to Kohli, no run, punches it to the off side

3.3

Eranga to Kohli, FOUR, Kohli at his best, on a good length outside off and what looked like a defensive push was enough to bisect the gap at point, just raced away, great timing

3.4

Eranga to Kohli, FOUR, nearly had him there! Goes for the loft over mid-off and he didn't time it as well, just enough to clear the fielder

3.5

Eranga to Kohli, no run, fullish in length outside off and driven down to mid-off

3.6

Eranga to Kohli, no run, gets that away movement again, pushed down to cover

India 32/1   RMS Eranga 2-0-13-1

12.1

Eranga to Raina, FOUR, drifts on the pads and Raina uses his wrists well and flicks it down to fine leg

12.2

Eranga to Raina, 1 wide, drifts down the leg side and Raina tries to whip it away

12.2

Eranga to Raina, 1 run, swings but mistimes it down to midwicket who dives

12.3

Eranga to Kohli, 1 leg bye, down the leg side and the ball clips his pads and rolls away, he tried to work it fine

12.4

Eranga to Raina, 1 run, fetches that from outside the off stump and pulls along the ground

12.5

Eranga to Kohli, FOUR, he continues to fined the gaps, he made a bit of room hoping to hit it in front of square on the on side, ended up getting an inside edge past short fine leg, the ball races to long leg

12.6

Eranga to Kohli, 4 leg byes, unlucky for the bowler, this was an attempted yorker, Kohli made room and the ball clipped the boot and deflected to the off side, no slips and that's four

India 104/2   RMS Eranga 3-0-24-1

16.1

Eranga to Raina, FOUR, lovely shot! Swinging in on the pads and neatly chipped over square leg, wide of all the fielders

16.2

Eranga to Raina, 1 run, comes back well with a near unplayable yorker, digs it out to mid-on

16.3

Eranga to Kohli, OUT, they finally see the back of Kohli! It was sweetly timed but straight to the fielder at deep midwicket, looked like the slower ball, Kohli swung across the line and it's a flat hit to Thirimanne, easily taken

V Kohli c Thirimanne b Eranga 68 (65m 48b 11x4 1x6) SR: 141.66

16.4

Eranga to Dhoni, no run, swings it away and he doesn't make contact

16.5

Eranga to Dhoni, no run, plays and misses! Good one by Eranga, late away movement teases Dhoni and he nearly edges it

16.6

Eranga to Dhoni, 1 run, fullish outside the off stump and he drives him down to third man

India 130/3   RMS Eranga 4-0-30-2
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Sri Lanka v India at Pallekele - Aug 7, 2012
India won by 39 runs
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Aug 8, 2012

The Indian team pose with the Twenty20 trophy after their win against Sri Lanka on Tuesday

The Indian team pose with the Twenty20 trophy after their win against Sri Lanka on Tuesday

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Ashok Dinda celebrates one of his four wickets, Sri Lanka v India, Only T20I, Pallekele, August 7, 2012

Ashok Dinda celebrates one of his four wickets

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