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

15.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, slants it in full and just down leg, Sanga shuffles across too much and misses it

Sri Lanka 63/1   KC Sangakkara 0* (1b)

16.2

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, some more energy from Junaid after that wicket, Sanga is hurried into the block as he shuffles outside off

16.3

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, 1 run, tapped in front of point for a sharp single

16.6

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, Adnan is appealing for everything, Junaid looks back at the umpire from his followthrough, does not seem to be any edge from Sanga as he prods inside the line of a back of a length ball

Sri Lanka 68/1   KC Sangakkara 1* (4b)

17.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, length ball left alone outside off

17.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, fuller, closer to off, pushed to silly point

17.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, shortish, and into the left-hander with the angle, worked square for one

Sri Lanka 70/1   KC Sangakkara 2* (7b)

18.4

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, some turn from wide outside off, but shortish, and he gets away as Sanga's cut finds cover

18.5

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, worked with the spin to short leg

18.6

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, shuffles across and defends a skiddy one outside off tightly

Sri Lanka 76/1   KC Sangakkara 2* (10b)

19.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run

19.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, pitched up, defended off the front foot

19.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, pushed towards extra cover off the front foot

19.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, tosses it up on a length, Sanga wants to cut, the ball spins away with some bite and he is beaten on a half-hearted attempt

Sri Lanka 79/1   KC Sangakkara 3* (14b)

20.6

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, mistimes a drive back to the bowler

Sri Lanka 84/1   KC Sangakkara 3* (15b)

22.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, looks for the cut, expecting the ball to turn, this one does not, and Sanga pulls out of the stroke late

22.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, now this one spins in sharply, Sanga manages an inside edge as he pushes well forward

22.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, worked to short leg

22.4

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, turn and bounce from outside off, punched away, Rehman fields

22.5

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, shuffles across and plays with the turn to the leg side

22.6

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, another appeal for leg before, Sanga is hit just outside the line on the forward push, I think

Sri Lanka 84/1   KC Sangakkara 3* (21b)

24.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, FOUR, Sanga breaks the hold of three successive maidens with a slog-sweep from well outside off, through square leg

24.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, pushed off the back foot on the leg side

24.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, gets outside the line with a forward-and-across push and works with the spin behind square

Sri Lanka 89/1   KC Sangakkara 8* (24b 1x4)

25.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, shuffling and standing outside off even before the ball has been bowled, slow turn means he is able to defend easily

25.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, again, slow turn from a length, a shuffle and a block

25.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, FOUR, did that carry? very thick edge from Sanga.as he looks to cut a quicker one, it flies to Younis Khan's right at slip, he cannot get down in time, it was just rushing along too fast really

25.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, smothered off the front foot towards mid off

25.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, defended down the pitch

25.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, works to square leg and wants the single, runs almost half way down before he turns back just as the throw comes in

Sri Lanka 93/1   KC Sangakkara 12* (30b 2x4)

26.5

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, turned with the spin to short leg

26.6

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, quicker and straighter one at nearly 97 kph, lots of bounce, Sanga is up to it as he adjusts his forward movement and plays it towards point from the crease

Sri Lanka 94/1   KC Sangakkara 12* (32b 2x4)

27.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, flighted from round the stumps on middle, smothered off the front foot

Sri Lanka 99/1   KC Sangakkara 12* (33b 2x4)

28.6

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 2 runs, thick edge runs behind point as Sanga shuffles outside off to the quicker and straighter one

Sri Lanka 102/1   KC Sangakkara 14* (34b 2x4)

31.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, gets forward and defends past silly point

31.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, turn for Ajmal now, Sanga was not expecting so much and mistimes the cut, came slowly off the pitch too

31.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, pushed back to the bowler off the front foot

31.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up, Sanga gets forward and eases it to extra cover

31.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, more flight, just outside off, pushed firmly, mid off is a touch deepish, and he cannot pick up the ball cleanly as well, single taken to ease the pressure of the tight over, Ayub it is at mid off

Sri Lanka 106/1   KC Sangakkara 15* (39b 2x4)

32.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, slow turn, bowled on a length at 84.5 kph, played out to midwicket

32.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, gets forward and across and nudges past short leg

32.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, gets him going for the drive with lots of flight, the ball dips on Sanga, and he manages to get it to mid on off the inner half of the bat

32.4

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, FOUR, fuller outside off, Sanga releases the pressure with a slog-sweep to the deep midwicket boundary

32.5

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, gets across in the crease and defends back to the bowler

32.6

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, comes forward and nudges fine down the leg side from middle and leg

Sri Lanka 111/1   KC Sangakkara 20* (45b 3x4)

33.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, pushes a tossed up ball to mid off, this time Ayub denies them the single

33.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, flatter now, he goes back and across and blocks to silly point

33.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, beats Sanga this time, he was playing from the crease to one that angled in on a length on off, and spun away past the edge

33.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, this time he gets well forward to block back to Ajmal

33.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, lots of turn again, Sanga is not committing early and adjusts to dab it to the off side

33.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, punches a length ball from the crease to silly point

Sri Lanka 111/1   KC Sangakkara 20* (51b 3x4)

34.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, well forward to a tossed up ball and smothers it

34.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, worked with the spin from the crease into short leg

34.4

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, shuffles to one spinning in on middle and leg, nudges to fine leg, fifty of the stand is up

Sri Lanka 113/1   KC Sangakkara 21* (54b 3x4)

35.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, sharp turn from round the stumps, Sanga punches to Gul at point, the big fast bowler lets rip at the non-striker's end, and misses by a long way

35.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run

35.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, pushed back to the bowler

Sri Lanka 115/1   KC Sangakkara 22* (57b 3x4)

37.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, bounce from a full length outside off, left alone

37.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, much slower, smothered off the front foot down the pitch

37.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, short now, spinning away, he shuffles and punches past point for one

37.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, punches a flattish one on off to the bowler

37.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, on the front foot and plays it out to midwicket

Sri Lanka 119/1   KC Sangakkara 23* (62b 3x4)

39.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, FOUR, that came straight in from a good length, Sanga was shaping up for the cut, was cramped in the end, but does well to squeeze it out to the third man rope

39.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, bouncing outside off, punched to cover

39.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, nudged off the front foot in front of square leg

Sri Lanka 124/1   KC Sangakkara 28* (65b 4x4)

40.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, thick edge as he plays a back of a length ball from the crease, away to gully

40.2

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, good length now, straightish, played out easily to the leg side

40.3

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, left alone with the angle outside off very comfortably

40.4

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, 1 run, whipped off the pads wide of midwicket, and the single is on

Sri Lanka 129/1   KC Sangakkara 29* (69b 4x4)

41.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, FOUR, Sanga has played this shot very well today, not quite a full-blooded slog-sweep this time, fetching it from a mile outside off, and using his wrists to time it through square leg, beats the man in the deep by yards

41.4

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, down the track, manages to nudge it past short leg

Sri Lanka 136/1   KC Sangakkara 34* (71b 5x4)

42.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, 1 run, nothing at all for Gul from back of a length, tucked in front of square leg

42.5

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, allows the 138.4 kph bouncer to sail over him harmlessly

42.6

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, too much on the short ball from Gul, it takes off and bothers Adnan, who has to pull off a jump of a take

Sri Lanka 138/1   KC Sangakkara 35* (74b 5x4)

44.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, 1 run, dabs a pacy back of a length ball down to backward point's right, Ayub there dives and saves some runs

44.5

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, 1 run, short again, but leg-sidish, pulled eagerly wide of Junaid at fine leg, he does well to get behind the ball and prevent the boundary

Sri Lanka 141/1   KC Sangakkara 37* (76b 5x4)

45.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, spinning in from well outside off, padded away with a huge stride

45.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, nudged past a diving Azhar at short leg, bounced in front of him

45.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, walks down and eases it down to long on

Sri Lanka 142/1   KC Sangakkara 38* (79b 5x4)

46.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, left alone outside off stump with the angle

46.2

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, 2 runs, full, enough width, and Sanga eases it past extra cover with a firm push

46.3

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, 1 run, worked wide of midwicket

Sri Lanka 145/1   KC Sangakkara 41* (82b 5x4)

47.5

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, quick, and angled in, played out towards mid on

47.6

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, slows it up and flights it, at 79.4 kph, Sanga comes out, and eases it to deep mid on

Sri Lanka 148/1   KC Sangakkara 42* (84b 5x4)

48.1

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, bowled fullish at 131 kph, just outside off, he shuffles and defends, off a thick inside edge

48.2

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, straightish from over the stumps around off, defended with another shuffle

48.3

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, another thick inside edge as he defends a length ball

48.4

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, as solid a push as any as Junaid pitches it up, widish mid on is in the way

48.5

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, this time he goes a touch wider, Sanga's off stump radar blinks 'danger', and he shoulders arms

48.6

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, pushed away towards extra cover

Sri Lanka 148/1   KC Sangakkara 42* (90b 5x4)

50.1

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, FOUR, crack! width from Junaid, and Sanga puts it away with a well-timed slap past cover

50.2

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, 1 run, thick inside edge with a soft push towards mid on, single taken easily

Sri Lanka 159/1   KC Sangakkara 47* (92b 6x4)

51.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 4 byes, angled in from over the stumps, Sanga misses the nudge and it runs away fine down leg, that is also the 100 of the stand

51.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 2 runs, widish and full outside off, he reaches out to drive through extra cover for a couple

51.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, spinning in from a good length, he shuffles and punches it to long on, another Test fifty for Sangakkara, he has seven hundreds against Pakistan already

Sri Lanka 166/1   KC Sangakkara 50* (95b 6x4)

52.1

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, 1 run, length ball coming on slowly enough to be worked wide of mid on

Sri Lanka 167/1   KC Sangakkara 51* (96b 6x4)

53.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, slows it up at 79 kph, Sanga was stepping out, nudged it to short leg, and got back quickly

53.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, misses it as it spins down leg, Adnan thinks about an appeal for a moment, of course, it is an Akmal, even the thinking is audible

53.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, flattish one worked away to fine leg

Sri Lanka 172/1   KC Sangakkara 52* (99b 6x4)

54.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, worked behind square leg

Sri Lanka 177/1   KC Sangakkara 53* (100b 6x4)

55.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, shuffles across, stays back and defends one straightening on off

55.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, walks down the pitch and picks up one to long on

Sri Lanka 182/1   KC Sangakkara 54* (102b 6x4)

56.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, angled in full, middle and leg, blocked

56.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, tossed up at 78 kph, smacked down to long off

Sri Lanka 187/1   KC Sangakkara 55* (104b 6x4)

57.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, bit of a leading edge as he leans forward to work on the leg side

Sri Lanka 188/2   KC Sangakkara 56* (105b 6x4)

58.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, reaches out and pushes to cover

58.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, lunges forward and blocks down the pitch

58.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, turn and bounce, from a full length, but well outside off, and left alone

58.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up from round the stumps, blocked firmly off the front foot

58.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, FOUR, too short, wide too, and even as it turns, Sanga rocks back to cut it for four past a diving cover

58.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, on the front foot and a nudge behind square leg earns him one

Sri Lanka 193/2   KC Sangakkara 61* (111b 7x4)

59.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, hit on the pad well outside off as he moves forward and across

59.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, walks down the pitch and eases to long on for one

Sri Lanka 194/2   KC Sangakkara 62* (113b 7x4)

60.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, driven back to the bowler

60.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, that has taken off, it has kicked from middle, past his outside edge, and pinged Sanga on the shoulder

60.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, slightly shorter, and worked from the crease wide of midwicket

Sri Lanka 195/2   KC Sangakkara 63* (116b 7x4)

61.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, FOUR, Sanga and the slog sweep, been a productive combination today, fetched it from outside off and smacked it through square leg, giving a hard time to short leg and the square-leg umpire

61.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, spins in and pops up off pad well wide of short leg

61.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, turning in from back of a length on leg, turned to short leg

61.4

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, down the track, and eases one more to long on, this has been another productive stroke for him today

Sri Lanka 200/2   KC Sangakkara 68* (120b 8x4)

62.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, dabs away a flat and short one past point

62.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, short, not working for Pakistan at all, worked away with a big shuffle square on leg

Sri Lanka 211/2   KC Sangakkara 70* (122b 8x4)

63.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, slow turn, slow enough to punch against it, for a single on the off side

63.4

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, down the track, cannot get underneath it as he goes very close to the pitch, a single is on anyway to long on

Sri Lanka 216/2   KC Sangakkara 72* (124b 8x4)

64.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, punched to extra cover

64.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, defended down the pitch

64.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, pushed with the spin wide of cover for one

Sri Lanka 217/2   KC Sangakkara 73* (127b 8x4)

65.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, spinning in from outside off, he keeps it down through square leg

65.4

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, FOUR, he's been stepping out and working singles to long on, this time he puts more in the charge and picks it up with the turn wide of long on

65.5

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, FOUR, and again he charges out, this time crashes it between the bowler and mid off

65.6

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 2 runs, keeps strike with a nudge towards short fine

Sri Lanka 233/2   KC Sangakkara 84* (131b 10x4)

67.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, drift right away into the let-hander as he tosses it up, defended off the front foot

67.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, nudged off the pad to fine leg

Sri Lanka 238/2   KC Sangakkara 85* (133b 10x4)

68.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, 1 run, front pad comes across, but he gets bat around in time to work the length ball through square leg

Sri Lanka 241/2   KC Sangakkara 86* (134b 10x4)

69.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up ball defended off the front foot

69.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, hurrying on to middle and off, goes back and blocks

69.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, drifts in full on leg, played out to mid on

69.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, bounce from a length outside off, dabbed away to point from the crease

69.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up, bit of drift, left alone outside off

69.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, hurries on towards off, kept out safely

Sri Lanka 253/2   KC Sangakkara 86* (140b 10x4)

71.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run

71.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, nudged through square leg off the pad

71.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, full on off, pushed back to the bowler

Sri Lanka 259/2   KC Sangakkara 87* (143b 10x4)

73.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run

73.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, worked off the pad through square leg

73.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, defended off the front foot

73.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, drives a tossed up ball to mid off, where Ajmal cannot pick it up cleanly

Sri Lanka 262/2   KC Sangakkara 89* (147b 10x4)

74.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 2 runs, paddled from middle with the spin wide of fine leg

74.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, FOUR, that's just too easy, tossed up wide outside off, and Sanga obliges by reaching out and crashing it through extra cover

74.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, quicker one worked to square leg off the pad

74.4

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, angles it across from round the stumps, slapped away to point

74.5

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, flighted on middle and leg, nudged to square leg

74.6

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, mistimes a big drive off a tossed up ball to mid off who fields to his right

Sri Lanka 268/2   KC Sangakkara 95* (153b 11x4)

75.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, comes forward smoothly and defends one on off

75.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, brings bat in front of pad and blocks back to the bowler

Sri Lanka 269/2   KC Sangakkara 95* (155b 11x4)

76.4

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, worked towards midwicket

76.5

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, FOUR, what a ball to get in the 90s, short, flat and well down the leg side, Sanga dispatches it to the fine leg rope

76.6

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, comes down the pitch, he wants to get the 100th run, but square leg denies him with a diving stop

Sri Lanka 274/2   KC Sangakkara 99* (158b 12x4)

77.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, oh Sanga, what a risky way to get what has been a riskfree hundred, slaps a drive to mid off, and sets off for a tight single, has to scramble and slide his way back in, luckily for him the throw misses, he recovers to get up and acknowledge the applause

Sri Lanka 278/2   KC Sangakkara 100* (159b 12x4)

78.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, nudged to the leg side off the pad

78.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, ending on middle and leg, worked through square leg

78.5

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, worked to square leg off the pad

78.6

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, on the front foot and pushed wide of cover for one

Sri Lanka 281/2   KC Sangakkara 102* (163b 12x4)

79.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, defends the flighted offbreak back to the bowler

79.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, leading edge towards cover as he gets forward and looks to work on leg

79.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, for once, a delivery goes past the outside edge, angles in the offbreak, and rips it away from a surprised Sanga

79.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, pushed down the track

79.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, gets well forward and smothers this one just outside off

79.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, excellent diving stop at point, think it is the substitute Iqbal, Sanga had creamed the cut on the short one, and it was speeding to the fielder's left

Sri Lanka 281/2   KC Sangakkara 102* (169b 12x4)

81.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, eases a flighted ball past a diving extra cover, mid off tidies up

81.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, defended back to the bowler, concentration unwavering from Sanga

81.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, worked away on the leg side from the crease

81.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up, gets bat in front of pad, and nudges to midwicket

81.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, drives a length ball with the spin past extra cover

Sri Lanka 284/2   KC Sangakkara 104* (174b 12x4)

82.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, tossed up, eased down to long on

82.6

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up on middle, nudged to midwicket

Sri Lanka 286/2   KC Sangakkara 105* (176b 12x4)

83.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, balls gripping and taking off now and then, Sanga beaten on the forward push this time to one around off stump

83.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 2 runs, thick edge now as he presses forward, runs well past slip

Sri Lanka 291/2   KC Sangakkara 107* (178b 12x4)

84.3

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, no swing so far with three pitched up deliveries, Sanga pings mid off with a firm forward push

84.4

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, holds his bat inside the line and allows it to pass by with the angle

84.5

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, this one moves away after pitching on a length on off, and beats Sanga's outside edge

84.6

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, ending just outside off, played out from the crease softly to point

Sri Lanka 296/2   KC Sangakkara 107* (182b 12x4)

86.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, FOUR, Gul has to forget this day, quick, a thick outside edge now as he moves it away after pitching it on leg, the ball races past gully, for four, Gul is not even grimacing now, it is futile, he knows

86.2

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, length ball defended towards mid off

86.3

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, 132.8 kph outside off, bouncing, left alone

86.4

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, now a thick inside edge as he goes for a big cover drive, the ball rolls away square on leg

86.5

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, rising from back of a length, left alone early

86.6

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, harmless outside off at 131.7 kph and safely left alone

Sri Lanka 300/2   KC Sangakkara 111* (188b 13x4)

88.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, dying on its way to Adnan as Gul hurls it across the left-hander

88.2

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, bangs it in this time, get good carry, but cannot get Sanga to play at it outside off

88.3

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, angled in, but several feet outside off, more leaving, a contest at the moment, between Mahela and Sanga, who will leave more deliveries?

88.4

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, very full, on the stumps, dug out to the bowler

88.5

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, plays out a back of a length ball towards midwicket

88.6

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, played out down the pitch

Sri Lanka 300/2   KC Sangakkara 111* (194b 13x4)

90.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, some away shape for Gul first up, but after Sanga has left the length ball outside off with the angle

90.2

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, this one comes in now from a length, the earlier one went away, but the initial angle was taking it well away from off, and Sanga is able to leave again

90.3

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, another leave outside off stump

90.4

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, this time he makes him play, length ball on off stump, but no movement, Sanga defends easily

90.5

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, pitched further up now, middle and off, comfortably blocked

90.6

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, ending on off and middle, pitched up again, Sanga defends with a straight bat solidly

Sri Lanka 300/2   KC Sangakkara 111* (200b 13x4)

92.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, 1 run, Gul sends one back of a length on the pads, and Sanga helps it down to fine leg

Sri Lanka 301/2   KC Sangakkara 112* (201b 13x4)

94.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, 139.9 kph, the pace is up there from Gul, the line is about a foot outside off, there is carry as well, Sanga is doing nothing with it

94.2

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, this one is clocked at 150.2 kph, pitched up for the drive, Sanga mistimes it towards mid off

94.3

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, 5 wides, bangs it in too short this time, way too short, 143 kph, no trouble for Sanga, he is not eight feet tall, but grief for Adnan, who leaps in the air, but can get only a glove to it, futile

94.3

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, another very short one has Sanga ducking without trouble, Adnan takes it neatly this time with a hop

94.4

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, there it comes after the bouncers, the pitched up ball, not full enough though, and Sanga lets it go outside off

94.5

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, defends a length ball angled in, on to the off side

94.6

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, left alone outside off stump

Sri Lanka 307/2   KC Sangakkara 112* (207b 13x4)

95.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, tight single with a punch towards cover, Mahela makes it in the end, they check for the replays to check if he's alright

95.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, there is the turn that was there yesterday, angled in just outside off on a length, Sanga pushing way inside the line as it turns across sharply

95.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, cut away through point for one

Sri Lanka 311/2   KC Sangakkara 114* (210b 13x4)

96.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, banged in short of a length, punched solidly to cover

96.2

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, length ball around off, punched solidly once again to extra cover

96.3

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, pitched up close to off stump, nothing happening with this second new ball, blocked easily to mid off

96.4

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, angled in, but Sanga is confident that it will not carry into off stump, and shoulders arms

96.5

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, back of a length and ending just outside off, a shuffle brings Sanga behind the line of the ball and he blocks

96.6

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run

Sri Lanka 311/2   KC Sangakkara 114* (216b 13x4)

98.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, 1 run, good length down the pads, tickled to fine leg

Sri Lanka 316/3   KC Sangakkara 115* (217b 13x4)

99.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, bends forward low to block a tossed up ball on off

99.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, turning away sharply but well outside off, left alone

99.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, left alone outside off

99.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, short and flat and wide outside off, cracked away to sweeper cover

Sri Lanka 321/3   KC Sangakkara 116* (221b 13x4)

101.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, FOUR, slog-swept through midwicket, without any desperation, with control, along the ground, from well outside off, against the turn, top stroke

101.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, left alone as it spins away outside off

101.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, lots of bounce from a length outside off, Sanga beaten on the cut

101.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, FOUR, they persist with three close-in fielders, and Sanga makes another attempt to scatter them with one more slog sweep, not in as much control this time, collects four through square leg

101.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, punched towards point from the crease, not getting the single

101.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, produces the edge with a 92 kph length ball that bites at Sanga around off, keeps it down in front of second slip

Sri Lanka 330/3   KC Sangakkara 124* (227b 15x4)

104.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, turned to short fine leg with the spin

104.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, pushed to midwicket from the crease

104.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, played out to square leg quietly

104.4

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, moves across and pushes down the pitch

104.5

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, Sanga advances out to a flat and quick one darted in, gets into a tangle, manages to jab it past short leg

Sri Lanka 336/5   KC Sangakkara 125* (232b 15x4)

105.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, Sanga survives the hat-trick ball, plays it out quietly from middle to short leg

105.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, pushes at a widish flighted ball, to sweeper cover

Sri Lanka 337/5   KC Sangakkara 126* (234b 15x4)

106.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, blocks a tossed up ball on off softly

106.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, punched wide of cover for one

Sri Lanka 342/5   KC Sangakkara 127* (236b 15x4)

107.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, inside edge towards square leg as he presses forward

107.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, flighted very full on the stumps, pushed down the track

107.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, bounce now, lots of it, outside off stump, Sanga gets forward and allows it to past

107.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, another stride forward and a leave outside off

107.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, pushed with a bit of an open face in front of point

107.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, gets across, watches it angle in on a good length, then turn away, lets it be

Sri Lanka 342/5   KC Sangakkara 127* (242b 15x4)

109.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, runs it with an open face behind point off the front foot

109.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up, lunges forward to block down the pitch

109.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run

109.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, flighted very slowly at 78 kph, turns away slowly, outside off, left alone

109.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, goes back deep in the crease to punch to cover

109.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, big stride forward, gets bat in front of pad to block just outside off

Sri Lanka 346/5   KC Sangakkara 127* (248b 15x4)

110.5

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, punched with the spin from the crease to midwicket

110.6

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, and this is an example of Sanga getting bogged down, shortish and flat delivery, tries to work it away with the spin, finds short leg

Sri Lanka 347/5   KC Sangakkara 127* (250b 15x4)

111.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, flighted high in the air, dips full, and is driven with the turn to deep mid off

Sri Lanka 349/5   KC Sangakkara 128* (251b 15x4)

112.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, spinning in from outside off, gets forward and across and blocks

112.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, hit on the pad well outside off as he presses forward

112.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, he did this a lot on day one to Rehman, skips out and eases with the spin to long on, cheers for the 350 coming up, there has not been much to cheer for the home fans today

Sri Lanka 350/5   KC Sangakkara 129* (254b 15x4)

113.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, bat well in front of pad as he blocks a tossed up ball down the pitch

113.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, skidding, bouncing, turning away, punched to covers

113.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, pushed down the track

113.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, lot more effort on this ball, goes full down the leg side, Sanga misses with the paddle

113.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, reaches out and drives a widish tossed up ball now, to sweeper cover

Sri Lanka 351/5   KC Sangakkara 130* (259b 15x4)

114.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, FOUR, a boundary after ages, Sanga rocks back to a short one spinning in, and puts it away through extra cover

114.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, hit on the pad as the tossed up ball turns in past the forward push, hit outside the line of off

114.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, shuffles well across and turns the flat and shortish one with the spin to fine leg

Sri Lanka 356/5   KC Sangakkara 135* (262b 16x4)

115.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, pushed down the track

115.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, spins away from a length outside off, left alone

115.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, cuts a similar delivery to sweeper cover

Sri Lanka 357/5   KC Sangakkara 136* (265b 16x4)

116.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, pushes a flighted one on middle and off to deepish mid off

116.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run

116.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, defended off the front foot to silly point

116.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, straightening on a length on middle, defended with a shuffle

116.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, punched off the back foot to sweeper cover

Sri Lanka 364/5   KC Sangakkara 138* (270b 16x4)

117.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, blocked off the front foot

117.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, reaches out and pushes hard down to deepish mid off, allowing Sanga all the singles he can take

117.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, big stride forward and blocked to the off side

117.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up very full, more blocking off the front foot

117.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, offbreak spins away outside off, Sanga lets it go, and that will it for the first session with the clock just striking 12

Sri Lanka 366/5   KC Sangakkara 139* (275b 16x4)

119.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, defended off an inside edge off the front foot

119.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, adjusts for the bounce on this widish one but cannot beat point with the cut

119.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, left alone outside off

119.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, kept low as it was tossed up on off and spun away, lets it go

119.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, punches from the crease to point

119.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, has him reaching out to have a push at a tossed up ball, away to extra cover

Sri Lanka 366/5   KC Sangakkara 139* (281b 16x4)

121.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, gets forward to a dipping tossed up ball and blocks

121.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, angled in sharply on off and middle and spinning away, he covers for it and defends

121.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, this one turns in now, but from wide outside off, and left alone

121.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, flighted on off stump, Sanga watches it turn away from a length

121.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, gives it a rip with the wrist and shoulder, a thick edge towards point as he pushes forward

121.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, punched towards point from the crease

Sri Lanka 374/5   KC Sangakkara 139* (287b 16x4)

123.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, lots and lots of flight, Sanga mistimes a drive to long off

Sri Lanka 379/5   KC Sangakkara 140* (288b 16x4)

124.1

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, allows it to go with the angle outside off stump

124.2

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, another one left alone outside off, too far out to lure the patient Sanga

124.3

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, gets it around the off stump, very full, forced to mid off

124.4

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, yorker, around off stump, dug out with some effort to the leg side

124.5

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, no run, bends the knee and tries to slap a widish length ball away, mistimes it to covers

124.6

Umar Gul to Sangakkara, 1 run, rides the bounce on a back of a length ball and runs it to deep point

Sri Lanka 386/5   KC Sangakkara 141* (294b 16x4)

125.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run

Sri Lanka 387/5   KC Sangakkara 142* (295b 16x4)

126.1

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, a stinging front-foot drive in the air falls short of extra cover to his left

126.2

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, 1 run, shuffles and works a back of a length ball with the angle from over the stumps towards midwicket

Sri Lanka 388/5   KC Sangakkara 143* (297b 16x4)

127.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, straightening around off, from a length, patted back from the crease

127.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, lunges forward to a flighted ball and smothers it, admirable concentration from Sanga

127.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, drives all along the ground past the bowler to long off now

127.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, down to long off for one

Sri Lanka 391/5   KC Sangakkara 145* (301b 16x4)

128.3

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, stretches forward and blocks a length ball

128.4

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, carry from a length outside off, 133 kph, he lets it go, what will make Sanga do something rash?

128.5

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, persists outside off to Sanga, who leaves once more

128.6

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, 1 run, a tight single, from Sanga, the world is alive and running, a nudge towards midwicket and he scrambles down the track, makes it

Sri Lanka 394/5   KC Sangakkara 146* (305b 16x4)

129.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, turning away outside off, left alone

129.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, short, wide, and flat, bashed straight to extra cover

129.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, cannot place it past extra cover as he pushes from the crease

129.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, slaps a bouncing length ball well outside off to sweeper cover

129.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 2 runs, pushed past point off the front foot for one, an overthrow now, they taken one more run

Sri Lanka 398/5   KC Sangakkara 149* (310b 16x4)

130.2

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, mistimes a straight drive to mid on off the inner part of the bat

130.3

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, 1 run, worked through midwicket, 150 for Sanga, 400 for Sri Lanka, cheers from the crowd for both, high-fives between Sanga and Prasanna

130.6

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, keeping a bit low and coming in around off, Sanga blocks his 313th ball with a forward push, no fuss

Sri Lanka 401/5   KC Sangakkara 150* (313b 16x4)

131.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 2 runs, lovely back foot punch, wide of sweeper cover, two more

131.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, adjusts for the bounce outside off to cut to sweeper cover

Sri Lanka 405/5   KC Sangakkara 153* (315b 16x4)

132.1

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, 1 run, thick inside edge to fine leg

132.5

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, pushed firmly to extra cover

132.6

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, no run, length ball blocked safely to extra cover, Sanga has earned his round of energy drinks

Sri Lanka 411/5   KC Sangakkara 154* (318b 16x4)

133.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, flat and shortish, pushed to deep midwicket for a single

Sri Lanka 415/5   KC Sangakkara 155* (319b 16x4)

134.1

Junaid Khan to Sangakkara, 1 run, cut away to deep point

Sri Lanka 416/6   KC Sangakkara 156* (320b 16x4)

135.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, left alone outside off

135.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 leg bye, floated up full onto the pads, he misses with the bat, but there is a run ti be had nevertheless, as the ball rolls square on leg

Sri Lanka 421/6   KC Sangakkara 156* (322b 16x4)

136.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, nudged with the turn square on leg

136.5

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 3 runs, flat, and wide, slapped away, and it is pulled back just inside the deep cover rope, they take three, Sanga puts a hand on his hip coolly at the non-striker end, as if taking three off your 324th delivery is a piece of cake

Sri Lanka 426/6   KC Sangakkara 160* (324b 16x4)

137.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, full ball worked through midwicket, there is a man in the deep

Sri Lanka 427/6   KC Sangakkara 161* (325b 16x4)

138.5

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, FOUR, nice, Sanga keeps chugging along, leans forward, bends the knee and eases the flighted ball through extra cover

138.6

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, skips out, has to adjust as he is too close to the line, and pushes to long on

Sri Lanka 434/6   KC Sangakkara 166* (327b 17x4)

139.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, smacks a cut off a wide one wide of sweeper cover, Pakistan looking flat without Ajmal bowling

139.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, pushed to sweeper cover

Sri Lanka 437/6   KC Sangakkara 168* (329b 17x4)

140.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, turning down the leg side, nudged to short fine, Sanga seems cross as he cannot put it away

140.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, punched to long on

Sri Lanka 438/6   KC Sangakkara 169* (331b 17x4)

141.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, pushed back to the bowler off the front foot

141.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, pushes a tossed up ball to extra cover

141.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, that drifted in neatly, Sanga decided to leave it alone, lot closer in the end to off

141.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, slapped down the long off and that is 2000 Test runs against Pakistan for Sangakkara

Sri Lanka 439/7   KC Sangakkara 170* (335b 17x4)

142.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, quietly played down the pitch

142.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, turned with the spin from the crease to square leg

142.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, shuffles outside off and tucks to deep square, refuses the single

142.4

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, bends forward and nudges towards square leg

142.5

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, gets around the line and works to deep square leg

Sri Lanka 440/8   KC Sangakkara 171* (340b 17x4)

143.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, well flighted full on off, pushed down to long off, does not take the single again

143.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, does not take the single once again, slaps it away to sweeper cover and stands motionless, like a nets session

143.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, bounce just outside off stump, Sanga lets it be

143.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, skiddy one cut away to point

143.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, that spun a lot, short, but kicked across, Sanga awkwardly pushes it away to extra cover

143.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, they get the single in the end, width outside off, cuts to short third man and Herath beats the throw safely

Sri Lanka 441/8   KC Sangakkara 172* (346b 17x4)

144.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, moves across and blocks to the leg side

144.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, well forward and smothers it down the pitch, there is no getting past Sanga, he is not letting them have a go at Herath

144.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, strides forward and kills another one in defence

144.4

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 1 run, trots down for one after easing it past the non-striker to long on

Sri Lanka 442/8   KC Sangakkara 173* (350b 17x4)

145.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, continues with the same treatment, well forward to defend a flighted one

145.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, driven down to long off and he refuses the single

145.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, stays in the crease and pushes down the track

145.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, carefully defended to cover, no life to the innings at the moment

145.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, Sanga tries to sweep from way outside off stump, misses, but is well inside the crease as Adnan takes the bails off

145.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, they are happy to let Sanga have the gift of a single, maintaining the man at long off, he skips out with a flourish and accepts the offering

Sri Lanka 443/8   KC Sangakkara 174* (356b 17x4)

146.1

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, whoa, he is down the pitch and works it away to deep square, only to refuse the single

146.2

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, nudged to the leg side, carefully

146.3

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, worked with the spin, to deep square leg, no single again, Sanga strolls in the crease

146.4

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, SIX, here he comes, about time, charges out, gives it a big thump from outside off and it soars over long on

146.5

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, 4 byes, byes now, Adnan shrieks in disappointment, angled in from over the stumps, turns further down the leg side, and both batsman and keeper miss it

146.6

Abdur Rehman to Sangakkara, no run, he pats a flighted ball to the off side, thinks about a single, sees Rehman getting to the ball, and sends the advancing Herath back

Sri Lanka 453/8   KC Sangakkara 180* (362b 17x4 1x6)

148.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, forward press, another one defended

148.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, bigger stride out, blocked to the off side

148.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, bounce this time, from a shortish length, he goes across and defends again

148.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, flights it up very high, Sanga waits for it to come on, and pushes to sweeper cover

Sri Lanka 454/8   KC Sangakkara 181* (366b 17x4 1x6)

149.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, OUT, and after all that blocking and turning down singles, Sanga's latest attempt to keep the strike is in vain, he drives this full one hard wide of long off, Gul runs across and lets the throw rip, Sanga wants the second, Herath had little chance of making it back if the throw was on target, Hafeez collects it and takes the bails off, Herath is comfortably short

HMRKB Herath run out 0 (26m 12b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

149.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, FOUR, slog sweep now, it was the one angled in, Sanga cracks it wide of the man at deep midwicket

149.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 2 runs, Gul denies him the four with a run to his right at long off, and a big slide, Sanga had advanced out and drilled a flat one past extra cover

149.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 2 runs, suddenly, there is an emergency, runs are coming all around, Sanga walks across and scoops in the air fine down leg

149.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, punched to sweeper cover

Sri Lanka 464/9   KC Sangakkara 191* (371b 18x4 1x6)

150.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, defended off the front foot

150.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run

150.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, smashed away to sweeper cover, no single taken

150.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, pushed on to the leg side, bowler fields

150.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, 1 run, pushed out to sweeper cover for one

Sri Lanka 465/9   KC Sangakkara 192* (376b 18x4 1x6)

151.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, shaping up for the pull, the ball hurries in, he pushes it to long on

151.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, very wide, turning further away, slapped away to sweeper cover

151.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, beaten on the cut as the length ball skids and straightens

151.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run, punched back to the bowler

151.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, 1 run, dropped, for once, Hafeez produces a false stroke from Sanga, he charges out and swings at a wide one, the ball loops high towards vacant mid off, captain is after it, he reaches the ball, dives but it goes through his hands

Sri Lanka 466/9   KC Sangakkara 193* (381b 18x4 1x6)

152.1

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, pushed out to cover

152.2

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, turning away from middle and off, defended once again

152.3

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, lofted golf-like down to long on, no single taken

152.4

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, skips out and slams it down the pitch, hits the bowler's leg and races down, long on's dives to save four, parries it past long off, Sanga does not run

152.5

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, SIX, the slog sweep comes out, and fetches Sanga a big six over deep midwicket, that takes him to 199, apparently the scoreboard at the ground shows he has reached 200, Sanga celebrates, and soaks in all the applause, the dressing room joins in, before they realise he has to get one more, and then point it out to him

152.6

Saeed Ajmal to Sangakkara, no run, tries to get there with a hard push but it goes straight to cover, has to wait

Sri Lanka 472/9   KC Sangakkara 199* (387b 18x4 2x6)
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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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