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

7.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, no run, tossed up just outside off, Dilshan is leaning half-forward, and manages to work it towards mid on in the end

7.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, 1 run, direct hit from mid on, but Dilshan has made his ground after punching the spinning ball on middle and leg

7.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Paranavitana, no run, comes down the pitch, and pushes the flighted ball away

7.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Paranavitana, no run, gets into a mess this time, advances out again, stops as Hafeez drags it a bit short, the ball carries in with the angle, and hits him on the thigh pad just outside the line of off, he is offering no stroke, there is an appeal from Hafeez, but he was too far down the crease

7.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Paranavitana, no run, this time he uses bat, gets forward and defends

7.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Paranavitana, no run, defends a turning delivery

Sri Lanka 22/0   Mohammad Hafeez 1-0-1-0

9.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, no run, drift away from the right-hander as he flights it up, spins in, Dilshan plays it out on the leg side

9.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, SIX, this one is flighted more, and Dilshan is not letting Hafeez get away with it, he skips out, and launches it high over mid on with the spin

9.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, 1 run, turned through midwicket for a single

9.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Paranavitana, no run, Para survives, inside edge onto pad, he went back to play a drifting length ball, but to his horror, it hurried in with the angle

9.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Paranavitana, no run, he is not comfortable against Hafeez, is already forward well before the ball arrives, and has to adjust to keep it down in front of short leg

9.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Paranavitana, 1 run, tosses it up outside off, gets him to drive, safely for a single towards cover

Sri Lanka 33/0   Mohammad Hafeez 2-0-9-0

11.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, 1 run, shuffles across and works with the spin square on leg

11.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Paranavitana, no run, defends a tossed up ball from round the stumps to silly mid off

11.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Paranavitana, no run, pushed to mid off

11.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Paranavitana, no run, smothers it on the bounce to silly mid off

11.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Paranavitana, FOUR, goes flat, goes short, goes wide, and is put away with a cut through cover-point

11.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Paranavitana, no run, down the track, looking to defend, and manages to do so safely

Sri Lanka 39/0   Mohammad Hafeez 3-0-14-0

13.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Paranavitana, 1 run, tossed up, on a length just outside off, turning away, poked towards point for a single

13.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, no run, over the wicket, on a length and outside off, defended off the front foot to the off side

13.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, no run, that one spun sharply, Dilshan looked to play that from the crease, it curvews in and strikes his pads, was going down

13.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, no run, jumps down the track to get to the pitch and cracks the ball towards point, straight at the fielder

13.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, FOUR, lesser effort on that, but four more runs, gets on the back foot to a ball that is a touch short and he eases it through the covers for a boundary

13.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Dilshan, 1 run, worked towards square leg for a single to end the over

Sri Lanka 51/0   Mohammad Hafeez 4-0-20-0

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

67.3

Mohammad Hafeez to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, brings bat in front of pad and blocks from the crease

67.4

Mohammad Hafeez to DPMD Jayawardene, 2 runs, down the track, and chips away over midwicket for a couple, not exactly in control

67.5

Mohammad Hafeez to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, comes on slowly towards middle, played out on the leg side

67.6

Mohammad Hafeez to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, punched from the crease to mid on

Sri Lanka 240/2   Mohammad Hafeez 5-0-23-0

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   Mohammad Hafeez 6-1-23-0

71.1

Mohammad Hafeez to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, defended off the front foot

71.2

Mohammad Hafeez to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, shuffles across, steps out and chips it over square leg

71.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run

71.4

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

71.5

Mohammad Hafeez to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, spinning in, worked behind square leg

71.6

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

Sri Lanka 259/2   Mohammad Hafeez 7-1-26-0

73.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Sangakkara, no run

73.2

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

73.3

Mohammad Hafeez to DPMD Jayawardene, 1 run, spinning in on middle, worked behind 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

73.6

Mohammad Hafeez to DPMD Jayawardene, no run, tossed up on leg, nudged to short fine leg, Sanga sends Mahela back

Sri Lanka 262/2   Mohammad Hafeez 8-1-29-0

116.1

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

116.2

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

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   Mohammad Hafeez 9-1-32-0

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

133.4

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

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

133.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Randiv, no run, beats the outside edge with one that drifts away and does not turn much

Sri Lanka 415/6   Mohammad Hafeez 10-1-36-1

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

135.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Randiv, no run, lunges forward to defend towards point

135.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Randiv, no run, spinning in, played out to mid on

135.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Randiv, no run, floated up at 84 kph, dipping, he presses forward to block

135.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Randiv, no run, comes forward and has a bit of a go at a fullish one, down to mid off tamely in the end

Sri Lanka 421/6   Mohammad Hafeez 11-2-36-1

137.1

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

137.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Randiv, no run, beats him on the forward push, and somehow misses off stump, drifts away as it is tossed up, he comes forward, and it turns in past the outside edge

137.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Randiv, no run, oops, tries to attack this one outside off, leading edge rolls away to point

137.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Randiv, no run, neat defence down the track

137.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Randiv, no run

137.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Randiv, 1 run, worked away through midwicket for one more

Sri Lanka 428/6   Mohammad Hafeez 12-2-38-1

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

139.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Randiv, no run, flighted on off stump, defended back to the bowler

139.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Randiv, no run, more defending off the front foot, to the off side

139.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Randiv, no run, pushed down the pitch

139.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Randiv, 1 run, hit hard to deep midwicket, hits it so hard that the throw is back from the deep even before he completes the run, has to rush home in the end

139.6

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

Sri Lanka 437/6   Mohammad Hafeez 13-2-41-1

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

141.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Kulasekara, OUT, Hafeez has another one at the stroke of tea, and Pakistan have some luck going their way with the umpiring, spinning in, Kula pushes at it, misses with the bat, off the pad flap to the debutant Ayub who takes a fine 'catch', tumbling forward at short leg

KMDN Kulasekara c Mohammad Ayub b Mohammad Hafeez 0 (4m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

141.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Herath, no run, shuffles across, gets behind the line of one hurrying on to middle from a good length, and blocks

Sri Lanka 439/8   Mohammad Hafeez 14-2-42-2

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   Mohammad Hafeez 15-2-43-2

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   Mohammad Hafeez 16-2-44-2

147.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Herath, no run, blocked down the pitch from middle

147.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Herath, no run, straighter one angles in at 88 kph, he jabs down on it just in time

147.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Herath, no run, now this one spins away sharply, after drifting in, Herath prods well inside the line, Sanga gives him a thumbs up

147.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Herath, no run, and this time he takes a big stride out and withdraws bat away quite stylishly

147.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Herath, no run, waits for it to straighten on middle and leg and blocks

147.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Herath, no run, defended safely on off stump, he can survive an over alright, now if Sanga still keeps refusing the single ...

Sri Lanka 453/8   Mohammad Hafeez 17-3-44-2

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

149.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Pradeep, no run, they all go up, Hafeez is sure there was an edge to the keeper as Pradeep pressed forward, Adnan is jumping even as he takes the ball, he runs forward, imploring, umpire Davis is unmoved, Adnan is stunned, Hafeez has a chat with the umpire

Sri Lanka 464/9   Mohammad Hafeez 18-3-54-2

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

151.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Pradeep, no run, dead-bats a very full one, it wobbles about in the crease

Sri Lanka 466/9   Mohammad Hafeez 19-3-55-2

153.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Pradeep, no run, defended down the pitch

153.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Pradeep, OUT, Kumar Sangakkara has been denied after all, after celebrating a double hundred that wasn't, Pradeep was given not out after a huge chunk of an outside edge earlier, this time he pushes forward inside the line of an offbreak that goes on to hit off stump, Sanga grimaces, and gets off the ground quickly

N Pradeep b Mohammad Hafeez 0 (15m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Sri Lanka 472/10   Mohammad Hafeez 19.2-3-55-3
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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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