Pakistan in Sri Lanka T20I Series - 1st T20I

Sri Lanka v Pakistan

Sri Lanka won by 37 runs

0.1

Sohail Tanvir to Jayawardene, 2 runs, starts off with a length ball that moves across from outside leg, tucked away wide of fine leg

0.2

Sohail Tanvir to Jayawardene, no run, again pitching outside leg on a good length, worked straight to midwicket

0.3

Sohail Tanvir to Jayawardene, OUT, Tanvir strikes in the first over, Mahela, looking to work a length ball to leg after taking a couple of steps out, has spooned it high up in the air off a leading edge instead, and Shoaib Malik manages to hold onto the steepler as he tumbles to the ground at cover, he had to shield his eyes initially from the floodlights as he steadied himself for the take

DPMD Jayawardene c Shoaib Malik b Sohail Tanvir 2 (2m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

0.4

Sohail Tanvir to Dilshan, no run, holds the bat well inside the line and lets this one angle across him

0.5

Sohail Tanvir to Dilshan, no run, flicked off the pad to midwicket

0.6

Sohail Tanvir to Dilshan, 1 run, bouncing across him from back of a length, he opens the face and guides it wide of point to third man

Sri Lanka 3/1   Sohail Tanvir 1-0-3-1

2.1

Sohail Tanvir to Dilshan, no run, well bowled, has him pushing at a good length ball which leaves him with the angle just outside off, and beats him, it bounced as well

2.2

Sohail Tanvir to Dilshan, no run, slightly wider outside off, and Dilshan goes for the drive, beaten again

2.3

Sohail Tanvir to Dilshan, OUT, Tanvir is smiling, it was a rather poor line, fullish and down the leg side, but Dilshan has flicked it straight to fine leg, he saw the line and went after it powerfully, but picked the man in the deep

TM Dilshan c Umar Gul b Sohail Tanvir 5 (13m 8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 62.50

2.4

Sohail Tanvir to Chandimal, no run, he is troubling the right-handers with the angle across them, this one pitches on a length around middle and off, draws him into an uncertain prod, and beats him with slight away movement

2.5

Sohail Tanvir to Chandimal, no run, steady line on middle and leg, played out towards midwicket

2.6

Sohail Tanvir to Chandimal, 1 run, he's run a length ball with the angle between second slip and gully, third man is around

Sri Lanka 12/2   Sohail Tanvir 2-0-4-2

4.1

Sohail Tanvir to Sangakkara, 3 runs, pitched up around off and straightening a bit, Sanga gets forward to push it firmly, Afridi's dive is not enough at mid on

4.2

Sohail Tanvir to Chandimal, 1 run, direct hit and Chandimal was gone, by miles, he was hesitant as he worked this one towards midwicket, then gathered pace late, but had no chance if the throw had hit

4.3

Sohail Tanvir to Sangakkara, no run, left alone outside off stump, Tanvir getting decent bounce

4.4

Sohail Tanvir to Sangakkara, 1 wide, sends it down leg from back of a length, again getting good lift

4.4

Sohail Tanvir to Sangakkara, OUT, Tanvir's productive night continues, now he has Sanga chopping a drive on to his stumps, Sanga walks back in disappointment, he went for a big cover drive, there was some width available off the pitched up ball, but all he managed was a big inside edge

KC Sangakkara b Sohail Tanvir 19 (22m 12b 3x4 0x6) SR: 158.33

4.5

Sohail Tanvir to Mathews, no run, left alone outside off

4.6

Sohail Tanvir to Mathews, no run, they have no clue about these tight deliveries going across, he is opened up by the angle, and pushes inside the line to be beaten

Sri Lanka 31/3   Sohail Tanvir 3-0-9-3

6.1

Sohail Tanvir to Chandimal, 2 runs, worked off the pad to deep square leg, there is an overthrow as well, the ball ricocheting off a direct hit

6.2

Sohail Tanvir to Chandimal, no run, that angle again, reaches well forward and across and hangs his bat out at a length ball leaving him, pulls the bat away after he is beaten

6.3

Sohail Tanvir to Chandimal, no run, slightly wider with the angle, and left alone this time

6.4

Sohail Tanvir to Chandimal, no run, now he goes for a cut to a widish length ball outside off, not much pace on it off the pitch, beaten

6.5

Sohail Tanvir to Chandimal, 1 run, a completely different angle now, comes in from wide of the crease, slashed away past the lone slip to third man

6.6

Sohail Tanvir to Mathews, no run, coming in from back of a length now, quietly defended to the off side

Sri Lanka 39/3   Sohail Tanvir 4-0-12-3
Series Results
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Hambantota - Jun 3, 2012
Pakistan won by 23 runs
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Hambantota - Jun 1, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 37 runs
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Jun 1, 2012

Mahela Jayawardene shakes Mohammad Hafeez's hand, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st T20I, Hambantota

Mahela Jayawardene shakes Mohammad Hafeez's hand

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Jun 1, 2012

Shahid Afridi fell cheaply in Pakistan's chase, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st T20I, Hambantota

Shahid Afridi fell cheaply in Pakistan's chase

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