Pakistan in Sri Lanka Test Series - 1st Test

Sri Lanka v Pakistan

Sri Lanka won by 209 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150  | Overs 151-200

104.6

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, tossed up on off, blocked off the front foot

Sri Lanka 336/5   HAPW Jayawardene 0* (1b)

105.3

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, FOUR, well, what a way to get going against the best opposition bowler, tossed up full on leg stump,he leans forward and clips it through midwicket with superb timing

105.4

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, goes back now to defend to short leg

105.5

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, gets bat in front of pad to push down to mid on

105.6

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, straight on leg stump from a good length, kept down to short leg

Sri Lanka 341/5   HAPW Jayawardene 4* (5b 1x4)

106.3

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, well forward to push past silly point

106.4

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, tossed up even further, defended off the front foot

106.5

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, flatter, opens the face to run it behind point from outside off

106.6

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, pushed off the front foot to silly point

Sri Lanka 342/5   HAPW Jayawardene 4* (9b 1x4)

108.1

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, Rehman right on off stump on a fullish length, blocked off the front foot

108.2

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, FOUR, angled in very full, he has played a delightful clip to get off the mark against Ajmal, he does it again against Rehman, gracefully put away through midwicket

108.3

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, whoa, how has that missed the stumps, how has that missed the outside edge, it was angled in on a good length on leg stump, and jagged across the forward push, just brushed the back leg on its way over off to Adnan, they appeal for the caught-behind in vain, worth an appeal for lbw as well, in hindsight

108.4

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, defended off the front foot

108.5

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, left alone as it spins away outside off

108.6

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run

Sri Lanka 346/5   HAPW Jayawardene 8* (15b 2x4)

110.1

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, 82.7 kph skidding on around off, blocked off the front foot

110.2

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, leans forward to defend a well-flighted ball down the pitch

110.3

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, more flight, middle stump line, blocked again

110.4

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 leg bye, they shout for lbw as he misses the sweep, but the ball was fired in full, and looked to pitch just outside leg, even hit him just outside leg as it straightened

Sri Lanka 347/5   HAPW Jayawardene 8* (19b 2x4)

111.1

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, has him pushing hard to a tossed up ball, in the air, but wide of Ajmal, and rolls to mid off

111.2

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, fullish offbreak on off, blocked to short leg

111.3

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 run, punches a straight one angled across from round the stumps, wide of mid off

111.5

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, skidding in on leg, turned to square leg

111.6

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, whips a flighted ball to midwicket

Sri Lanka 349/5   HAPW Jayawardene 9* (24b 2x4)

112.4

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, lovely, flighted full, angled in, just on off, and spins and bounces past the forward push

112.5

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, tries the same ball again, fuller and on middle now, blocked back

112.6

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, opens the face to a pitched up ball and runs it to short third man

Sri Lanka 350/5   HAPW Jayawardene 9* (27b 2x4)

113.6

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, pushed down the pitch off the front foot

Sri Lanka 351/5   HAPW Jayawardene 9* (28b 2x4)

114.4

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, there for the cut, not that short, but wide, hit straight to point

114.5

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, quick at 93 kph outside off, defended with a forward push

114.6

Abdur Rehman to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, straightening on middle from a length, he goes back and across and defends

Sri Lanka 356/5   HAPW Jayawardene 9* (31b 2x4)

115.4

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, pushes a tossed up ball down to mid on

115.5

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, FOUR, goes for the slog sweep now, there was a man at midwicket, but he hits it cleanly past him, fetching the fullish delivery from outside off, Ajmal leaps in the air as the ball goes to midwicket's right, not far from him

115.6

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, straighter one pushed down the track

Sri Lanka 361/5   HAPW Jayawardene 13* (34b 3x4)

116.2

Mohammad Hafeez to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 run, paddled with the spin from outside off to fine leg

Sri Lanka 363/5   HAPW Jayawardene 14* (35b 3x4)

117.3

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 run, sharp turn into middle and off, played well, not committing much, turning it with the spin late behind square leg

Sri Lanka 366/5   HAPW Jayawardene 15* (36b 3x4)

118.1

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, defends a very full delivery

118.2

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, came back in as it was hurled in full, defended off the front foot with a bit of an inside edge

118.3

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, Gul angling it in full, Prasanna pushes off the inner half of the bat to square leg

118.4

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, digs in the bouncer, it rises high and he is able to duck under it comfortably

118.5

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, came back in, after passing the batsmen well outside off stump from a good length

118.6

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, and again, very late inward movement, just in front of the keeper, Prasanna lets the length ball go outside off

Sri Lanka 366/5   HAPW Jayawardene 15* (42b 3x4)

120.1

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, FOUR, lovely drive, reaches out to a full and wide one, which comes in a bit late, shiny side out, puts it away behind point with an open face

120.2

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, left alone outside off

120.3

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, FOUR, full into the pads now, and he has played clips and flicks well today, flicks fine, very fine in the end, as it beats Junaid at fine leg easily

120.4

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, well forward to block a pitched up ball just outside off

120.5

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, Gul goes for the yorker on middle now, ends up as a very low full toss, dug out to midwicket

120.6

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, whoa, 'why wasn't he bowled,' asks Ramiz Raja on air, why indeed, that swung in from a good length, excellent line from Gul, Prasanna decides to shoulder arms, the ball decides to give off a miss

Sri Lanka 374/5   HAPW Jayawardene 23* (48b 5x4)

122.1

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, no run

122.2

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, well left, bounce from a good length outside off, sharp stuff, he takes bat out of harm's way

122.3

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, ducks and allows a bouncer to go over him

122.4

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, and another leave, takes a stride forward, and shoulders arms as the length ball takes off outside off

122.5

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, well played, he has been taking that big stride out, Gul gives him a full delivery this time right on off, Prasanna does not lunge forward and plays it out quietly

122.6

Umar Gul to HAPW Jayawardene, FOUR, Gul is not happy, this ruins a good over, not a bad delivery, but Prasanna uses the angle into him to turn the length ball off middle fine down the leg side

Sri Lanka 378/5   HAPW Jayawardene 27* (54b 6x4)

123.2

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, 2 runs, Prasanna is batting quite well, doosra spinning away from a good length outside off, he is back in the crease and opens the face to run it towards the third man rope

123.3

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, half an appeal as he misses the sweep and is struck way outside off by an offbreak

123.4

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, defended to short leg

123.5

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, FOUR, that could have been stopped, but it is hard for the fielders in the 124th over, flighted ball eased between mid off and extra cover, Junaid, who had saved a four earlier with a dive at mid off, runs to his left but this time he dives over the ball

123.6

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, more flight, slow, from Ajmal, he lets it dip and defends off the front foot

Sri Lanka 385/5   HAPW Jayawardene 33* (59b 7x4)

125.2

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, 88.9 kph offbreak played out towards short leg

125.3

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, gets forward to defend one tossed up across him

125.4

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, straighter one angled across and bouncing on middle, defended very well off the back foot

125.5

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, another one that carries across and bounces with the angle, he was late to read it, recovers to defend

125.6

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, opens up, and takes it on the pad outside leg stump as he fails to work it away

Sri Lanka 387/5   HAPW Jayawardene 33* (64b 7x4)

126.3

Junaid Khan to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, walks across and down the pitch, and plays out a length ball safely

126.4

Junaid Khan to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, standing outside off stump before the ball comes, cannot pull the shortish one away, beaten by the slowness, manages an inside edge

126.5

Junaid Khan to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, Junaid looked much more sharper in UAE, 131.5 kph, pitched up, angled in on off, blocked off the front foot

126.6

Junaid Khan to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, bends forward low and defends another length ball to the off side

Sri Lanka 388/5   HAPW Jayawardene 33* (68b 7x4)

127.4

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 run, a driven off the front foot, this time it is cut off by mid off easily

127.6

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 run

Sri Lanka 392/5   HAPW Jayawardene 35* (70b 7x4)

128.1

Junaid Khan to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, blocked as it comes in to off with the angle, length ball

128.2

Junaid Khan to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 run, cracks the pull to deep square as he swivels to a short ball

Sri Lanka 393/5   HAPW Jayawardene 36* (72b 7x4)

129.5

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 run, 92 kph and angled across full from round the stumps, run softly towards third man

Sri Lanka 396/5   HAPW Jayawardene 37* (73b 7x4)

130.1

Junaid Khan to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 run, back of a length ball pushed out to sweeper cover

130.4

Junaid Khan to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, and back to business next ball as Prasanna lets one go with the angle outside off

130.5

Junaid Khan to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 run

Sri Lanka 401/5   HAPW Jayawardene 39* (76b 7x4)

131.1

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, defended down the pitch

131.2

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, turned with the spin to short leg, who cannot stop it cleanly, Ajmal still giving it a rip, what a man

131.3

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 run, worked away to fine leg

131.6

Saeed Ajmal to HAPW Jayawardene, FOUR, candidate for shot of the day, right to the pitch of the flighted ball with a confident stride, bends the knee and goes through with the drive, flowing followthrough, four to the deep extra cover rope, lovely to watch

Sri Lanka 409/5   HAPW Jayawardene 44* (80b 8x4)

132.2

Junaid Khan to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, bangs it in short, down the leg side a bit, but not getting up much, goes to Adnan on the bounce

132.3

Junaid Khan to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, well forward smoothly and defends to the covers

132.4

Junaid Khan to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 run, shortish, widish, slapped away off to deep point

Sri Lanka 411/5   HAPW Jayawardene 45* (83b 8x4)

133.1

Mohammad Hafeez to HAPW Jayawardene, no run, was that an edge, does not seem so on replays, Hafeez drifting it away, and then spinning it back sharply from outside off, to beat the inside edge as Prasanna flails at it

133.2

Mohammad Hafeez to HAPW Jayawardene, 2 runs, swept away wide of fine leg for a couple

133.3

Mohammad Hafeez to HAPW Jayawardene, 1 run, paddled this time, from outside off to fine leg

133.5

Mohammad Hafeez to HAPW Jayawardene, OUT, Hafeez has a wicket in his first Test as captain, has Prasanna driving a tossed up delivery outside off, Adnan snaps it up behind the stumps, was that an edge? Have to wait for replays

HAPW Jayawardene c †Adnan Akmal b Mohammad Hafeez 48 (116m 87b 8x4 0x6) SR: 55.17

Sri Lanka 415/6   HAPW Jayawardene 48 (87b 8x4)
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Jun 25, 2012

Sri Lanka are ecstatic after picking up the final wicket, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, June 25, 2012

Sri Lanka are ecstatic after picking up the final wicket

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Jun 25, 2012

Mahela Jayawardene and Mohammad Hafeez shake hands, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, June 25, 2012

Mahela Jayawardene and Mohammad Hafeez shake hands

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