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

7.1

Dilshan to Smith, no run, length ball outside off, poked towards silly point

7.2

Dilshan to Smith, no run, speared in towards middle and leg, defended off the front foot

7.3

Dilshan to Smith, 1 run, a touch overpitched, driven towards sweeper cover for an ambled single

7.4

Dilshan to DM Bravo, no run, slides this one down the leg side

7.5

Dilshan to DM Bravo, no run, full and on the legstump, deadbatted by the batsman

7.6

Dilshan to DM Bravo, no run, just outside off, defended to the off side this time

West Indies 17/1   TM Dilshan 1-0-1-0

9.1

Dilshan to DM Bravo, 1 run, poked towards cover off the front foot

9.2

Dilshan to Smith, no run, gets nicely forward and defends towards point

9.3

Dilshan to Smith, no run, more defence towards the off side

9.4

Dilshan to Smith, no run, defended back down the pitch

9.5

Dilshan to Smith, no run, blocked off the front foot towards the bowler

9.6

Dilshan to Smith, no run, just outside off, Smith steers this one towards gully

West Indies 22/1   TM Dilshan 2-0-2-0

39.1

Dilshan to DM Bravo, no run, length ball well outside off, left alone

39.2

Dilshan to DM Bravo, 1 run, short from Dilshan, batsman gets on the backfoot and carves that one towards sweeper cover

39.3

Dilshan to Chanderpaul, no run, fuller and outside off, defended to the off side

39.4

Dilshan to Chanderpaul, 1 run, takes a single towards deep extra cover

39.5

Dilshan to DM Bravo, no run, full and just outside off, defended carefully off the front foot

39.6

Dilshan to DM Bravo, no run, length ball just outside off, driven towards mid-off

West Indies 134/2   TM Dilshan 3-0-4-0

59.1

Dilshan to Nash, no run, loopy off break on and around off stump, Nash drives with the full face straight to mid off

59.2

Dilshan to Nash, no run, opens the face and works Dilshan with the spin into the covers.

59.3

Dilshan to Nash, no run, on middle and off and straightening, Nash defends down the track

59.4

Dilshan to Nash, no run, another fullish ball on off stump, Nash defends calmly

59.5

Dilshan to Nash, no run, ooh, that was special from Dilshan, got one to rip right across the batsman as he pressed forward. It wasn't far from the outside edge

59.6

Dilshan to Nash, no run, chooses to leave the last ball, takes it on the pads as it turns away, clearly missing the stumps. No appeal from behind, and rightly so.

West Indies 194/3   TM Dilshan 4-1-4-0

61.1

Dilshan to Nash, FOUR, Nash unfurls another strong cover drive to take the score past 200. Over-pitched outside off, he pressed forward and swung a clean arc through the off side. See you later cricket ball.

61.2

Dilshan to Nash, no run, leaves one close to off stump as it breaks away

61.3

Dilshan to Nash, no run, this one attacks the stumps, Nash defends resolutely from off stump

61.4

Dilshan to Nash, 2 runs, too short and wide, Nash is running almost before playing the controlled cut. Two easy runs to deep point

61.5

Dilshan to Nash, 1 run, on the pads this time and Nash chips him away through midwicket. Another single

61.6

Dilshan to Chanderpaul, 1 run, full toss on middle and off, Chanders drives it easily to deep cover. Loose over. The pressure is off.

West Indies 204/3   TM Dilshan 5-1-12-0

63.1

Dilshan to Chanderpaul, 1 run, Chanders sweeps, early decision to go down and play it square. Well controlled and an easy single

63.2

Dilshan to Nash, 1 run, Nash drives with the spin into the covers for a single

63.3

Dilshan to Chanderpaul, no run, leaves one outside off to go through to the keeper

63.4

Dilshan to Chanderpaul, 1 run, ooh, airy drive, but Chanders manages to keep it away from the cover fielder and picks a single

63.5

Dilshan to Nash, no run

63.6

Dilshan to Nash, no run, turns away from outside off, Nash looks at it closely but doesn't do anything else with it

West Indies 210/3   TM Dilshan 6-1-15-0

65.1

Dilshan to Nash, 1 run, Dilshan tosses it up on leg stump and it is quietly tucked away to the leg side for a single

65.2

Dilshan to Chanderpaul, no run, full ball again on middle and off, Chanders shuffles across and defends with the full face

65.3

Dilshan to Chanderpaul, no run, sharp turn away from Chanders and this time he leaves

65.4

Dilshan to Chanderpaul, no run, straightens from the line of off and middle, Chanders defends with the full face down the track

65.5

Dilshan to Chanderpaul, no run, more prodigious spin on offer for Dilshan and Chanders just watches it closely as it breaks away

65.6

Dilshan to Chanderpaul, no run, not so much spin on this one, but enough to take it wide outside off for another leave

West Indies 211/3   TM Dilshan 7-1-16-0

67.1

Dilshan to Nash, no run, defends a loopy off break curving away to the off side

67.2

Dilshan to Nash, no run, similar ball, similar shot. opens the face and defends to the covers

67.3

Dilshan to Nash, no run, and again, not much variety from Dilshan, Nash again defends

67.4

Dilshan to Nash, no run, gets that sharp spin this time and Nash lets it go outside off

67.5

Dilshan to Nash, 1 run, this one drifts onto the pads and he works it to the leg side for a single

67.6

Dilshan to Chanderpaul, no run, full and flat on middle and off, defended easily to the off side

West Indies 215/3   TM Dilshan 8-1-17-0

69.1

Dilshan to Nash, no run

69.2

Dilshan to Nash, 1 run, ooh, gets the edge this time with some extra turn. That is probably Nash's first mistake today, but he still took the bottom hand off to let it go straight down. Away from slip.

69.3

Dilshan to Chanderpaul, no run, Chanders defends a full ball on middle and leg down the track

69.4

Dilshan to Chanderpaul, 1 run, Chanders chips him from middle and leg line towards midwicket for one more

69.5

Dilshan to Nash, no run, again on the pads, another attempted flick, but straight to midwicket this time

69.6

Dilshan to Nash, no run, shifts to middle and off, holds it back and tuns it away. Nash defends with the spin to the off side

West Indies 222/3   TM Dilshan 9-1-19-0

71.1

Dilshan to Nash, no run, drift and turn away from off stump line, Nash leaves.

71.2

Dilshan to Nash, no run, attacks the stumps and forces him to play. Nash defends with the full face

71.3

Dilshan to Nash, no run, looks to drive as Dilshan lures him out with the full ball, played away to the off side

71.4

Dilshan to Nash, no run, another drive, better times, but straight to cover point

71.5

Dilshan to Nash, no run, gets that sharp spin again, Nash chooses to stay back and leave

71.6

Dilshan to Nash, 1 run, short ball to end the session, Nash jumps back and cuts through the covers, but there is protection in the deep. Single taken.

West Indies 229/3   TM Dilshan 10-1-20-0
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Darren Sammy at a press conference in Pallekele, Sri Lanka v West Indies, 3rd Test, Pallekele, 5th day, December 5, 2010

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