South Africa tour of Sri Lanka, 1st ODI: Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (RPS), Jul 20, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 180 runs
20 July 2013 - day/night match (50-over match)
1.1

Morris to Dilshan, no run, sharp back of a length ball allowed to go past outside off

1.2

Morris to Dilshan, 1 wide, they are sending them all over the place, now Morris has sprayed one down the leg side

1.2

Morris to Dilshan, 2 wides, wow, now come on, this can;t be happening at both ends, Morris has sent one down leg with all the angle, and it has bounced in front to give the keeper an early workout

1.2

Morris to Tharanga, no run, Morris avoids Morkel's fate, the wide hat-trick, left alone on the angle across the left-hander

1.3

Morris to Tharanga, no run, almost another wide, slanted across way outside off, just inside the marker

1.4

Morris to Tharanga, 1 wide, Morkel got a dropped catch the moment he changed the angle, Morris keeps the prevalent trend going with one more delivery down the leg side

1.4

Morris to Tharanga, 1 wide, hello, unbelievable, this went beyond funny some million wides ago, Morris straight, full and w-i-d-e outside off now

1.4

Morris to Tharanga, 1 run, not a wide, not a wide, full outside off, flashed behind point

1.5

Morris to Dilshan, 2 runs, short ball into Dilshan, who pulls it behind square

1.6

Morris to Dilshan, FOUR, this is not a wide, but it has provided too much width all the same to Dilshan, and he's smashed it through the covers

Sri Lanka 19/0   CH Morris 1-0-12-0
3.1

Morris to Dilshan, no run, around the blockhole, dug out down the track

3.2

Morris to Dilshan, 2 runs, pushes at one angled in outside off, thick edge runs past the second slip, third man has to dive, it's Morkel

3.3

Morris to Dilshan, 2 runs, pitched up to off, and Dilshan's forced it between cover and point

3.4

Morris to Dilshan, no run, almost got the gap, but cover's dived to his right this time to deny Dilshan

3.5

Morris to Dilshan, OUT, Morris has produced a wicket amid after those wides, Dilshan's got one angled in towards his pads, he's tried forcing square, but has missed it, the ball's brushed the pad and his stumps have been rattled

TM Dilshan b Morris 10 (19m 8b 1x4 0x6) SR: 125.00

3.6

Morris to Sangakkara, no run, super delivery, right on the stumps, close to the blockhole, Sanga jams the bat down

Sri Lanka 23/1   CH Morris 2-0-16-1
5.1

Morris to Sangakkara, no run, back of a length ending on off, Sanga's moved across and is behind it to block

5.2

Morris to Sangakkara, no run, moves well across again to defend back to the bowler

5.3

Morris to Sangakkara, no run, Sanga's gone for an expansive cover drive, but he;s got a shade too close with that across movement, and has ended up hitting it towards mid off

5.4

Morris to Sangakkara, no run, goodish length, left alone outside off

5.5

Morris to Sangakkara, 1 leg bye, back of a length into the pads, worked fine

5.6

Morris to Tharanga, FOUR, that is too wide, that is Tharanga's zone, and he's cut it deliberately high in the air over covers

Sri Lanka 32/1   CH Morris 3-0-20-1
22.1

Morris to Jayawardene, 1 run, widish, steered to third man

22.2

Morris to Sangakkara, 1 leg bye, Sanga walks out, Morris drops it short, it goes square off the pad

22.3

Morris to Jayawardene, 1 run, this came in with the angle on off stump, Mahela got the bat down just in time to work it behind square

22.4

Morris to Sangakkara, 1 run, that was too wide from round the stumps, slow too, Sanga cranked up and went after it, but he picked out the sweeper

22.5

Morris to Jayawardene, 1 run, short into the body from way wide of the crease, pulled down easily to fine leg

22.6

Morris to Sangakkara, FOUR, lovely, Sanga got a pitched up ball around off, but his shuffle allowed him to place the drive past mid on's dive

Sri Lanka 108/2   CH Morris 4-0-28-1
24.1

Morris to Sangakkara, no run, walks out and pushes but finds point in the way

24.2

Morris to Sangakkara, 1 run, goes across and tucks a short of a length ball from middle to deep square

24.3

Morris to Jayawardene, no run, tighter stuff, angled in good length to off, blocked

24.4

Morris to Jayawardene, 1 run, overpitched slower one, driven to the sweeper

24.5

Morris to Sangakkara, 1 run, boucer, pulled in the air, to deep square

24.6

Morris to Jayawardene, no run, goes after a 143.5 kph wide delivery, misses the cut

Sri Lanka 119/2   CH Morris 5-0-31-1
26.1

Morris to Sangakkara, 1 run, full and slow outside off, he mishits a slog to deep square leg

26.2

Morris to Jayawardene, FOUR, whoa, Mahela's succeeded with the slog, he's picked this length delivery from well outside off and smashed it in the air, but to mid on's left

26.3

Morris to Jayawardene, FOUR, more runs, they have overdone the short ball to Mahela, he's again fetched it from outside off and pulled over midwicket, no one in the deep there

26.4

Morris to Jayawardene, no run, widish length ball, he goes for the drive but is beaten, slight away shape, only slight

26.5

Morris to Jayawardene, 1 run, right forward and opens the face to steer it behind point

26.6

Morris to Sangakkara, no run, mishits the drive, mid off is deepish, but he is quick enough to make Sanga go back

Sri Lanka 133/2   CH Morris 6-0-41-1
36.1

Morris to Thirimanne, 1 run, just outside off, back of a length, guided to third man

36.2

Morris to Sangakkara, no run, slowish and pitched up, he drives hard but straight to point

36.3

Morris to Sangakkara, 1 run, backs away and slashes, it flies in the air down to square third man

36.4

Morris to Thirimanne, no run, gets away with a short ball down the leg side as Thirimanne pulls it on the bounce to short fine leg

36.5

Morris to Thirimanne, no run, slower one on a tight length right on off stump, he misses with the dab

36.6

Morris to Thirimanne, 2 runs, gets outside leg stump and scythes a pitched up delivery past point's dive, but the sweeper gets around

Sri Lanka 180/3   CH Morris 7-0-45-1
38.1

Morris to Sangakkara, 1 wide, saw him going to the leg side and dragged it across to off, but ended up overdoing it

38.1

Morris to Sangakkara, FOUR, this time he makes the connection he wanted, it is overpitched on the stumps, his front leg is out of the way and a clean swing has it disappearing past extra cover

38.2

Morris to Sangakkara, SIX, just over deep square leg's jump. Sanga is withdrawing to leg all the time, is followed this time, but adjusts to whack a flat pull in the air

38.3

Morris to Sangakkara, FOUR, short ball, leg side, Sanga pulls to the fine leg boundary

38.4

Morris to Sangakkara, FOUR, another boundary, Morris pitches it up this time, staying leg side again, and Sanga plays a lovely lofted drive over midwicket

38.5

Morris to Sangakkara, no run, bowler gets one back with a yorker right on the stumps from the changed angle, Sanga jams the bat down

38.6

Morris to Sangakkara, 1 run, charges out now, but gets too close and mishits to the covers, the throw is wide at the bowler's but short fine runs in to prevent the overthrow

Sri Lanka 203/3   CH Morris 8-0-65-1
46.1

Morris to Thirimanne, 1 run, Thirimanne gets off strike early with a single to point off a full delivery

46.2

Morris to Sangakkara, FOUR, a thick edge now, he's earned luck with all that hitting, bends the knee and flashes at a full ball, it flies past short third man

46.3

Morris to Sangakkara, FOUR, and again, same region, four more, comes down the wicket, McLaren goes full, Sanga seemed to open the face as he went after it

46.4

Morris to Sangakkara, no run, drills a full delivery straight to point,

46.5

Morris to Sangakkara, 1 wide, sets himself up for the scoop, but Morris pings it down leg, and this time it is wided

46.5

Morris to Sangakkara, FOUR, 150 for the first time in ODIs for Kumar Sangakkara, with another walk outside off and a boundary fine down the leg side, stood open, feet wide apart and lapped it on the full

46.6

Morris to Sangakkara, 1 run, keeps strike with a single to third man

Sri Lanka 285/3   CH Morris 9-0-80-1
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