West Indies in Sri Lanka ODI Series - 2nd ODI

Sri Lanka v West Indies

Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 27 balls remaining) (D/L method)

0.1

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run

0.2

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run

0.3

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run

0.4

Rampaul to Tharanga, 1 wide

0.4

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run

0.5

Rampaul to Tharanga, 1 run

0.6

Rampaul to Dilshan, 1 wide

0.6

Rampaul to Dilshan, no run

End of over 1 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 3/0 (201 runs required from 49 overs, RR: 3.00, RRR: 4.10)
TM Dilshan    0* (1b)      R Rampaul    1-0-3-0
WU Tharanga    1* (5b)     

Roach to share the attack.

1.1

Roach to Tharanga, 5 wides, short ball goes way over the head, goes to the fence, signaled a wide.

1.1

Roach to Tharanga, no run, lovely away swinger and beats the outside edge.

1.2

Roach to Tharanga, 2 runs, on the back foot and flicks it down to fine leg.

1.3

Roach to Tharanga, no run

1.4

Roach to Tharanga, no run, fuller delivery driven back to the bowler.

1.5

Roach to Tharanga, 2 runs, thick inside edge down to fine leg, just misses the leg stump.

1.6

Roach to Tharanga, no run, swinging away outside the off stump and beats the outside edge.

End of over 2 (9 runs) Sri Lanka 12/0 (192 runs required from 48 overs, RR: 6.00, RRR: 4.00)
WU Tharanga    5* (11b)      KAJ Roach    1-0-9-0
TM Dilshan    0* (1b)     

2.1

Rampaul to Dilshan, no run, defended off the back foot.

2.2

Rampaul to Dilshan, no run, on the leg stump, played to midwicket.

2.3

Rampaul to Dilshan, 1 run, short and wide outside the off stump, Dilshan cuts it down to third man.

2.4

Rampaul to Tharanga, 1 run, on the legs and worked to deep square leg.

2.5

Rampaul to Dilshan, no run, on the front foot and driven back to the bowler.

2.6

Rampaul to Dilshan, no run, defended on the front foot.

End of over 3 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 14/0 (190 runs required from 47 overs, RR: 4.66, RRR: 4.04)
TM Dilshan    1* (6b)      R Rampaul    2-0-5-0
WU Tharanga    6* (12b)     

3.1

Roach to Tharanga, no run, outside the off stump, tries to cut and gets beaten.

3.2

Roach to Tharanga, no run, defends on the back foot.

3.3

Roach to Tharanga, no run, lovely delivery from Roach swinging away and Tharanga follows it and gets beaten.

3.4

Roach to Tharanga, 1 run, opens the face off the bat and steers it down to third man.

3.5

Roach to Dilshan, 1 run, inside edges down to fine leg

3.6

Roach to Tharanga, no run, driven on the front foot to cover point.

End of over 4 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 16/0 (188 runs required from 46 overs, RR: 4.00, RRR: 4.08)
WU Tharanga    7* (17b)      KAJ Roach    2-0-11-0
TM Dilshan    2* (7b)     

4.1

Rampaul to Dilshan, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, Dilshan hammers it down to extra cover fence.

4.2

Rampaul to Dilshan, no run

4.3

Rampaul to Dilshan, 1 run, pushes to mid-off for a single.

4.4

Rampaul to Tharanga, 1 run, opens the face off the bat and glides it down to third man.

4.5

Rampaul to Dilshan, no run, on the leg stump and hit on the pad.

4.6

Rampaul to Dilshan, no run, driven off the front foot to mid-off.

End of over 5 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 22/0 (182 runs required from 45 overs, RR: 4.40, RRR: 4.04)
TM Dilshan    7* (12b 1x4)      R Rampaul    3-0-11-0
WU Tharanga    8* (18b)     

5.1

Roach to Tharanga, 1 run, half-volley driven to deep extra cover.

5.2

Roach to Dilshan, 1 run, pushes wide of mid-off for a single.

5.3

Roach to Tharanga, 1 run, played down to fine leg for a single.

5.4

Roach to Dilshan, no run, driven firmly to extra cover.

5.5

Roach to Dilshan, 2 runs, short ball pulled to deep backward square leg, Rampaul fields nicely near the boundary ropes, referred to third umpire.

5.6

Roach to Dilshan, no run

End of over 6 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 27/0 (177 runs required from 44 overs, RR: 4.50, RRR: 4.02)
TM Dilshan    10* (16b 1x4)      KAJ Roach    3-0-16-0
WU Tharanga    10* (20b)     

6.1

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, outside the off stump left alone.

6.2

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, driven back to the bowler.

6.3

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, defended on the front foot.

6.4

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, this time defends off the back foot.

6.5

Rampaul to Tharanga, 2 runs, driven off the front foot through covers, good running by Tharanga.

6.6

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run

End of over 7 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 29/0 (175 runs required from 43 overs, RR: 4.14, RRR: 4.06)
WU Tharanga    12* (26b)      R Rampaul    4-0-13-0
TM Dilshan    10* (16b 1x4)     

Sammy comes on.

7.1

Sammy to Dilshan, no run, on the front foot driven to mid-off.

7.2

Sammy to Dilshan, no run, plays from the crease as the ball comes in.

7.3

Sammy to Dilshan, 1 run, driven through covers for a quick single.

7.4

Sammy to Tharanga, no run

7.5

Sammy to Tharanga, 1 run, plays forward and gets an outside edge down to third man.

7.6

Sammy to Dilshan, no run, driven straight to backward point.

End of over 8 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 31/0 (173 runs required from 42 overs, RR: 3.87, RRR: 4.11)
TM Dilshan    11* (20b 1x4)      DJG Sammy    1-0-2-0
WU Tharanga    13* (28b)     

8.1

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, short and wide, cuts it hard but straight to point.

8.2

Rampaul to Tharanga, 1 run, plays softly to the off side and picks up a quick single.

8.3

Rampaul to Dilshan, no run, goes for a big booming drive and gets beaten.

8.4

Rampaul to Dilshan, no run

8.5

Rampaul to Dilshan, OUT, Rampaul strikes, short ball too close to the body fro Dilshan to cut, finds the outside edge and straight to Baugh behind the wicket.

TM Dilshan c †Baugh b Rampaul 11 (35m 23b 1x4 0x6) SR: 47.82

8.6

Rampaul to Sangakkara, no run, outside the off stump and left alone.

End of over 9 (1 run) Sri Lanka 32/1 (172 runs required from 41 overs, RR: 3.55, RRR: 4.19)
KC Sangakkara    0* (1b)      R Rampaul    5-0-14-1
WU Tharanga    14* (30b)     

9.1

Sammy to Tharanga, no run

9.2

Sammy to Tharanga, 1 run, plays it down to fine leg.

9.3

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, outside the off stump, left alone.

9.4

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run

9.5

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, driven off the front foot to point.

9.6

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, played in the air just wide of short cover fielder.

End of over 10 (1 run) Sri Lanka 33/1 (171 runs required from 40 overs, RR: 3.30, RRR: 4.27)
KC Sangakkara    0* (5b)      DJG Sammy    2-0-3-0
WU Tharanga    15* (32b)     

Roach is back and West Indies opt for the bowling powerplay

10.1

Roach to Tharanga, no run, driven straight to mid-off.

10.2

Roach to Tharanga, no run, pushes to cover point on the front foot.

10.3

Roach to Tharanga, 1 run, cuts it down to backward point, wide of third man.

10.4

Roach to Sangakkara, no run

10.5

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, defends on the front foot.

10.6

Roach to Sangakkara, 1 run, cuts it uppishly down to deep point.

End of over 11 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 35/1 (169 runs required from 39 overs, RR: 3.18, RRR: 4.33)
KC Sangakkara    1* (8b)      KAJ Roach    4-0-18-0
WU Tharanga    16* (35b)     

11.1

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 run, plays it down to fine leg.

11.2

Sammy to Tharanga, no run

11.3

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, driven straight to mid-off.

11.4

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, defends on the front foot.

11.5

Sammy to Tharanga, FOUR, driven nicely through extra cover on the front foot.

11.6

Sammy to Tharanga, 1 run, angles his bat and plays it down to third man.

End of over 12 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 41/1 (163 runs required from 38 overs, RR: 3.41, RRR: 4.28)
WU Tharanga    21* (40b 1x4)      DJG Sammy    3-0-9-0
KC Sangakkara    2* (9b)     

Sanga changes his bat

12.1

Roach to Tharanga, 1 run, thick outside edge and Gayle gets his finger tips at slip.

12.2

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, driven to mid-on.

12.3

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, driven from the crease to extra cover.

12.4

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, good looking cover drive but straight to Sammy at short extra cover.

12.5

Roach to Sangakkara, no run

12.6

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, low full toss and Sangakkara fails to put it away.

End of over 13 (1 run) Sri Lanka 42/1 (162 runs required from 37 overs, RR: 3.23, RRR: 4.37)
KC Sangakkara    2* (14b)      KAJ Roach    5-0-19-0
WU Tharanga    22* (41b 1x4)     

13.1

Sammy to Tharanga, no run

13.2

Sammy to Tharanga, 1 run, driven wide of mid-off.

13.3

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, works to the onside to midwicket.

13.4

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run

13.5

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, driven on the front foot to mid-off.

13.6

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 run, opens the face off the bat and steers it down to third man.

End of over 14 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 44/1 (160 runs required from 36 overs, RR: 3.14, RRR: 4.44)
KC Sangakkara    3* (18b)      DJG Sammy    4-0-11-0
WU Tharanga    23* (43b 1x4)     

It has started to drizzle and the ground staff are once again getting ready with the covers, but as of now the play continues.

14.1

Roach to Sangakkara, 1 run, outside the off stump and cut to the sweeper cover.

14.2

Roach to Tharanga, no run

Umpires are discussing, once again play continues.

14.3

Roach to Tharanga, no run, short ball pulled to midwicket.

14.4

Roach to Tharanga, 1 wide, too far outside the off stump.

3:05pm: All the covers are removed and we are into the final cover, good news we will be starting. Play will resume at 3:15pm.

2:50pm: Rain has stopped and the sun is out, the covers are being removed, we will soon have play.

2:40pm: Rain gets heavier and play has been stopped, covers coming on from all around the ground. We need 5.3 overs more to constitute a game.

14.4

Roach to Tharanga, no run, defends to the off side.

14.5

Roach to Tharanga, no run, defends on the track.

The target is 197 in 47 overs.

14.6

Roach to Tharanga, no run, defends the last ball to the off side.

End of over 15 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 46/1 (151 runs required from 32 overs, RR: 3.06, RRR: 4.71)
WU Tharanga    23* (48b 1x4)      KAJ Roach    6-0-21-0
KC Sangakkara    4* (19b)     

15.1

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 run, outside the off stump and cut down to third man.

15.2

Sammy to Tharanga, no run

15.3

Sammy to Tharanga, 1 run, punches off the back foot to sweeper cover.

15.4

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 run, driven through covers to the sweeper cover.

15.5

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, defends on the back foot.

15.6

Sammy to Tharanga, 1 run, played to short fine leg.

End of over 16 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 50/1 (147 runs required from 31 overs, RR: 3.12, RRR: 4.74)
WU Tharanga    25* (52b 1x4)      DJG Sammy    5-0-15-0
KC Sangakkara    6* (21b)     

Gayle comes on.

16.1

Gayle to Tharanga, 1 run, driven down the ground to long off.

16.2

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 run, driven to the sweeper cover.

16.3

Gayle to Tharanga, 2 runs, cuts it to deep backward point for couple of runs.

16.4

Gayle to Tharanga, no run

16.5

Gayle to Tharanga, no run, cuts it down to point.

16.6

Gayle to Tharanga, 1 run, comes down the track and driven to long on.

End of over 17 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 55/1 (142 runs required from 30 overs, RR: 3.23, RRR: 4.73)
WU Tharanga    29* (57b 1x4)      CH Gayle    1-0-5-0
KC Sangakkara    7* (22b)     

17.1

Sammy to Tharanga, no run

17.2

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, driven to mid-on.

17.3

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, turns it to midwicket.

17.4

Sammy to Tharanga, 1 run, opens the face off the bat and glides it down to third man.

17.5

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, driven straight to extra cover.

17.6

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run

End of over 18 (1 run) Sri Lanka 56/1 (141 runs required from 29 overs, RR: 3.11, RRR: 4.86)
KC Sangakkara    7* (24b)      DJG Sammy    6-0-16-0
WU Tharanga    30* (61b 1x4)     

18.1

Gayle to Tharanga, 1 run, on the front foot and driven through extra cover.

18.2

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 run, cuts off the back foot to deep extra cover.

18.3

Gayle to Tharanga, 1 run, driven off the back foot to long off.

18.4

Gayle to Sangakkara, no run, driven back to the bowler.

18.5

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 run, on the legs and flicked to deep square leg.

18.6

Gayle to Tharanga, 1 wide, down the leg side.

18.6

Gayle to Tharanga, no run

End of over 19 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 61/1 (136 runs required from 28 overs, RR: 3.21, RRR: 4.85)
WU Tharanga    32* (64b 1x4)      CH Gayle    2-0-10-0
KC Sangakkara    9* (27b)     

19.1

Sammy to Sangakkara, 2 wides, down the leg side and Baugh fails to gather it.

19.1

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, defends to the off side.

19.2

Sammy to Tharanga, FOUR, nicely driven in the gap between mid-off and extra cover to the fence for a boundary.

19.3

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, pushed to the off side to extra cover.

19.4

Sammy to Tharanga, 2 runs, punches off the back foot to deep extra cover.

19.5

Sammy to Tharanga, 2 runs, flicks it down to deep backward square leg.

19.6

Sammy to Tharanga, FOUR, short ball and Tharanga pulls it well to the midwicket fence for a boundary.

End of over 20 (14 runs) Sri Lanka 75/1 (122 runs required from 27 overs, RR: 3.75, RRR: 4.51)
WU Tharanga    44* (70b 3x4)      DJG Sammy    7-0-30-0
KC Sangakkara    9* (27b)     

20.1

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 run, driven down the ground to long off.

20.2

Gayle to Tharanga, no run, defends on the front foot.

20.3

Gayle to Tharanga, no run, driven back to the bowler.

20.4

Gayle to Tharanga, 1 run, pushes in the gap at cover for a single.

20.5

Gayle to Sangakkara, no run, driven back to the bowler.

20.6

Gayle to Sangakkara, 2 runs, sweeps it down to fine leg.

End of over 21 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 79/1 (118 runs required from 26 overs, RR: 3.76, RRR: 4.53)
KC Sangakkara    12* (30b)      CH Gayle    3-0-14-0
WU Tharanga    45* (73b 3x4)     

Bravo comes on.

21.1

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, no run, defends on the front foot.

Dark clouds over SSC.

21.2

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, 2 runs, driven on the front foot to deep extra cover.

21.3

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, no run, defends on the front foot.

21.4

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, 2 runs, flicks it down to deep backward square leg.

21.5

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, no run

21.6

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, 1 run, driven to mid-off.

End of over 22 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 84/1 (113 runs required from 25 overs, RR: 3.81, RRR: 4.52)
WU Tharanga    50* (79b 3x4)      DJ Bravo    1-0-5-0
KC Sangakkara    12* (30b)     

22.1

Gayle to Tharanga, 1 run

22.2

Gayle to Sangakkara, no run

22.3

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 run

22.4

Gayle to Tharanga, no run

22.5

Gayle to Tharanga, no run

22.6

Gayle to Tharanga, 2 runs

End of over 23 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 88/1 (109 runs required from 24 overs, RR: 3.82, RRR: 4.54)
WU Tharanga    53* (83b 3x4)      CH Gayle    4-0-18-0
KC Sangakkara    13* (32b)     

23.1

DJ Bravo to Sangakkara, no run, pushes off the back foot to midwicket.

It is getting dark out there.

23.2

DJ Bravo to Sangakkara, 1 run, off the back foot angled down to third man.

23.3

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, FOUR, outside edge goes past the keeper and third man has no chance to field it.

23.4

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, 1 run, driven down the ground to long off.

23.5

DJ Bravo to Sangakkara, no run, driven in the air and just short of Pollard at backward point.

23.6

DJ Bravo to Sangakkara, 1 run, nice straight drive down the ground.

End of over 24 (7 runs) Sri Lanka 95/1 (102 runs required from 23 overs, RR: 3.95, RRR: 4.43)
KC Sangakkara    15* (36b)      DJ Bravo    2-0-12-0
WU Tharanga    58* (85b 4x4)     

Miller comes on

24.1

Miller to Sangakkara, no run

24.2

Miller to Sangakkara, no run

24.3

Miller to Sangakkara, 1 run, short ball pulled to deep midwicket.

24.4

Miller to Tharanga, no run, defends on the front foot.

24.5

Miller to Tharanga, 1 run, driven straight past the bowler and down to long on.

24.6

Miller to Sangakkara, no run, defends to the off side.

End of over 25 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 97/1 (100 runs required from 22 overs, RR: 3.88, RRR: 4.54)
KC Sangakkara    16* (40b)      NO Miller    1-0-2-0
WU Tharanga    59* (87b 4x4)     

Umpires are checking the light, it is very dark.

25.1

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, no run, cuts off the back foot to backward point.

25.2

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, 1 run, driven off the front foot through covers.

25.3

DJ Bravo to Sangakkara, FOUR, cut nicely off the back foot past Pollard at backward point.

25.4

DJ Bravo to Sangakkara, no run, defends to the off side.

25.5

DJ Bravo to Sangakkara, OUT, half-volley and Sangakkara drives in the air firmly to short extra cover and Gayle takes the catch.

KC Sangakkara c Gayle b DJ Bravo 20 (62m 43b 1x4 0x6) SR: 46.51

25.6

DJ Bravo to Jayawardene, 2 runs, flicks to deep midwicket.

End of over 26 (7 runs) Sri Lanka 104/2 (93 runs required from 21 overs, RR: 4.00, RRR: 4.42)
DPMD Jayawardene    2* (1b)      DJ Bravo    3-0-19-1
WU Tharanga    60* (89b 4x4)     

26.1

Miller to Tharanga, no run

26.2

Miller to Tharanga, 2 runs, sweeps and gets a top edge, the ball lands safely.

26.3

Miller to Tharanga, 1 run, flicks it down to deep midwicket.

26.4

Miller to Jayawardene, no run, defends.

26.5

Miller to Jayawardene, no run, tries to cut, beats the outside edge.

26.6

Miller to Jayawardene, no run

End of over 27 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 107/2 (90 runs required from 20 overs, RR: 3.96, RRR: 4.50)
DPMD Jayawardene    2* (4b)      NO Miller    2-0-5-0
WU Tharanga    63* (92b 4x4)     

27.1

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, no run

27.2

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, no run, way outside the off stump and Tharanga misses it.

27.3

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, no run, driven to mid-off on the front foot.

27.4

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, 1 run, driven on the front foot to deep extra cover, Mahela slips and falls down and there was no chance for a second run.

27.5

DJ Bravo to Jayawardene, 1 run, flicks it down to deep midwicket.

27.6

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, 1 run, cuts it off the back foot to deep extra cover.

End of over 28 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 110/2 (87 runs required from 19 overs, RR: 3.92, RRR: 4.57)
WU Tharanga    65* (97b 4x4)      DJ Bravo    4-0-22-1
DPMD Jayawardene    3* (5b)     

28.1

Miller to Tharanga, 1 run, driven down the ground to long on.

28.2

Miller to Jayawardene, 1 wide, way down the leg side.

28.2

Miller to Jayawardene, 1 run, worked to midwicket.

28.3

Miller to Tharanga, 1 leg bye, off the pad to short fine leg.

28.4

Miller to Jayawardene, no run, tries to cut and gets beaten.

28.5

Miller to Jayawardene, no run, defends on the front foot.

28.6

Miller to Jayawardene, no run, driven through extra cover.

End of over 29 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 114/2 (83 runs required from 18 overs, RR: 3.93, RRR: 4.61)
DPMD Jayawardene    4* (9b)      NO Miller    3-0-8-0
WU Tharanga    66* (99b 4x4)     

29.1

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, 1 run, outside the off stump and cut away to the sweeper cover.

29.2

DJ Bravo to Jayawardene, 1 run, opens the face off the bat and plays it down to third man.

29.3

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, no run, cuts to point off the back foot.

29.4

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, 1 run, driven down the ground to long off.

29.5

DJ Bravo to Jayawardene, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, opens the face off the bat and down to the fence for a boundary.

29.6

DJ Bravo to Jayawardene, no run, defends to the off side.

It has started to drizzle, ground staff are getting ready once again.

End of over 30 (7 runs) Sri Lanka 121/2 (76 runs required from 17 overs, RR: 4.03, RRR: 4.47)
DPMD Jayawardene    9* (12b 1x4)      DJ Bravo    5-0-29-1
WU Tharanga    68* (102b 4x4)     

30.1

Miller to Tharanga, no run

30.2

Miller to Tharanga, no run

30.3

Miller to Tharanga, no run

30.4

Miller to Tharanga, 1 run, driven down the ground to long on.

30.5

Miller to Jayawardene, FOUR, outside the off stump and Jayawardene cuts off the back foot to the fence for a boundary.

30.6

Miller to Jayawardene, 2 runs, sweeps it down to fine leg.

End of over 31 (7 runs) Sri Lanka 128/2 (69 runs required from 16 overs, RR: 4.12, RRR: 4.31)
DPMD Jayawardene    15* (14b 2x4)      NO Miller    4-0-15-0
WU Tharanga    69* (106b 4x4)     

Umpires checking light once again. Rampaul comes on.

31.1

Rampaul to Tharanga, 1 run, pushes in the gap at cover for a single.

31.2

Rampaul to Jayawardene, 1 run, short ball pulled to deep square leg.

31.3

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run

31.4

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, late swing from Rampaul, beats the outside edge.

31.5

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, defends off the back foot.

31.6

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, outside the off stump, Tharanga looking to cut, misses it and gets beaten.

End of over 32 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 130/2 (67 runs required from 15 overs, RR: 4.06, RRR: 4.46)
WU Tharanga    70* (111b 4x4)      R Rampaul    6-0-16-1
DPMD Jayawardene    16* (15b 2x4)     

32.1

Miller to Jayawardene, 2 runs, off the back foot cuts it to deep backward point.

32.2

Miller to Jayawardene, 2 wides, way down the leg side and Baugh fails to gather.

32.2

Miller to Tharanga, 2 runs, down the track and hits in the air to long on, referred to the third umpire to check if Roach has fielded the ball cleanly.

32.3

Miller to Tharanga, 2 runs, opens the face off the bat and plays it down to third man.

32.4

Miller to Tharanga, no run, driven back to the bowler.

32.5

Miller to Tharanga, 1 run, driven down the ground to long on.

32.6

Miller to Jayawardene, 1 run, flicks it to deep backward square leg.

End of over 33 (10 runs) Sri Lanka 140/2 (57 runs required from 14 overs, RR: 4.24, RRR: 4.07)
DPMD Jayawardene    19* (17b 2x4)      NO Miller    5-0-25-0
WU Tharanga    75* (115b 4x4)     

33.1

Rampaul to Jayawardene, 1 run, short ball pulled away to deep midwicket.

33.2

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, driven straight to short extra cover.

33.3

Rampaul to Tharanga, FOUR, opens the face off the bat and plays it very fine to third man fence, Roach running around cannot stop it.

33.4

Rampaul to Tharanga, FOUR, short ball and Tharanga pulls well to the midwicket fence.

33.5

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, beats the outside edge.

33.6

Rampaul to Tharanga, 2 runs, short ball pulled away to midwicket, a mistimed shot.

Time for a break as drinks are on the field.

End of over 34 (11 runs) Sri Lanka 151/2 (46 runs required from 13 overs, RR: 4.44, RRR: 3.53)
WU Tharanga    85* (120b 6x4)      R Rampaul    7-0-27-1
DPMD Jayawardene    20* (18b 2x4)     

Pollard comes on.

34.1

Pollard to Jayawardene, no run, slower delivery, watchfully played by Jayawardene.

34.2

Pollard to Jayawardene, 1 run, flicks it to deep backward square leg.

34.3

Pollard to Tharanga, no run

34.4

Pollard to Tharanga, 1 wide

34.4

Pollard to Tharanga, 1 run

34.5

Pollard to Jayawardene, 2 runs

34.6

Pollard to Jayawardene, 1 run

End of over 35 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 157/2 (40 runs required from 12 overs, RR: 4.48, RRR: 3.33)
DPMD Jayawardene    24* (22b 2x4)      KA Pollard    1-0-6-0
WU Tharanga    86* (122b 6x4)     

Roach is back on.

35.1

Roach to Jayawardene, no run

35.2

Roach to Jayawardene, FOUR, driven in the air over the bowlers head to the fence for a boundary.

35.3

Roach to Jayawardene, no run, short ball and Jayawardene defends.

35.4

Roach to Jayawardene, no run, just outside the off stump, tries to drive and gets beaten.

35.5

Roach to Jayawardene, no run

35.6

Roach to Jayawardene, no run, cuts it straight to backward point.

End of over 36 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 161/2 (36 runs required from 11 overs, RR: 4.47, RRR: 3.27)
DPMD Jayawardene    28* (28b 3x4)      KAJ Roach    7-0-25-0
WU Tharanga    86* (122b 6x4)     

36.1

Pollard to Tharanga, no run, outside the off stump, looks to drive it through the off side, hits the ground in the process, loud shout for a catch turned down.

36.2

Pollard to Tharanga, no run, defended.

36.3

Pollard to Tharanga, no run

36.4

Pollard to Tharanga, 1 run, cuts it behind point.

36.5

Pollard to Jayawardene, no run, defends on the front foot.

36.6

Pollard to Jayawardene, 1 run, opens the face off the bat and glides it down to third man.

End of over 37 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 163/2 (34 runs required from 60 balls, RR: 4.40, RRR: 3.40)
DPMD Jayawardene    29* (30b 3x4)      KA Pollard    2-0-8-0
WU Tharanga    87* (126b 6x4)     

37.1

Roach to Jayawardene, 1 run, upper cuts and falls short of Miller at third man.

37.2

Roach to Tharanga, 1 leg bye

37.3

Roach to Jayawardene, no run, pushes to backward point

37.4

Roach to Jayawardene, 1 run, pulled away to deep midwicket.

37.5

Roach to Tharanga, no run, defended.

37.6

Roach to Tharanga, 1 wide, way down the leg side.

37.6

Roach to Tharanga, 1 run, short and pulled to deep backward square leg.

End of over 38 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 168/2 (29 runs required from 54 balls, RR: 4.42, RRR: 3.22)
WU Tharanga    88* (129b 6x4)      KAJ Roach    8-0-29-0
DPMD Jayawardene    31* (33b 3x4)     

38.1

Pollard to Tharanga, 1 run, driven through covers to the sweeper.

38.2

Pollard to Jayawardene, 1 run, guides it down to third man.

38.3

Pollard to Tharanga, FOUR, short delivery and Tharanga pulls to the midwicket fence, superb shot.

38.4

Pollard to Tharanga, 3 runs, short once again, pulled to deep midwicket.

38.5

Pollard to Jayawardene, 1 run, plays to short fine and picks up a quick single.

38.6

Pollard to Tharanga, no run

End of over 39 (10 runs) Sri Lanka 178/2 (19 runs required from 48 balls, RR: 4.56, RRR: 2.37)
WU Tharanga    96* (133b 7x4)      KA Pollard    3-0-18-0
DPMD Jayawardene    33* (35b 3x4)     

Sammy is back on. Tharanga is on 96.

39.1

Sammy to Jayawardene, FOUR, short ball and Jayawardene pulls to backward square leg fence for a boundary.

39.2

Sammy to Jayawardene, 3 runs, cuts to deep backward point, wonderful running.

39.3

Sammy to Tharanga, 1 run, flicks to deep square leg and moves onto 97.

39.4

Sammy to Jayawardene, 1 run, opens the face off the bat and steers it down to third man.

39.5

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, short ball which goes way over the batsman, not signaled a wide.

Crowd up on their feet cheering for Tharanga, who is on 97.

39.6

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, defends the last ball.

End of over 40 (9 runs) Sri Lanka 187/2 (10 runs required from 42 balls, RR: 4.67, RRR: 1.42)
WU Tharanga    97* (136b 7x4)      DJG Sammy    8-0-39-0
DPMD Jayawardene    41* (38b 4x4)     

40.1

Miller to Jayawardene, 1 run

40.2

Miller to Tharanga, 1 run, Tharanga moves onto 98 with that single.

40.3

Miller to Jayawardene, no run

40.4

Miller to Jayawardene, no run

40.5

Miller to Jayawardene, no run

40.6

Miller to Jayawardene, no run

End of over 41 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 189/2 (8 runs required from 36 balls, RR: 4.60, RRR: 1.33)
DPMD Jayawardene    42* (43b 4x4)      NO Miller    6-0-27-0
WU Tharanga    98* (137b 7x4)     

41.1

Sammy to Tharanga, 2 runs, 9th ODI century for Tharanga, short and wide outside the off stump, cuts it deep cover, misfielded by Miller.

41.2

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, left alone outside the off stump.

41.3

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, keeps low outside the off stump, cuts and misses.

41.4

Sammy to Tharanga, 1 leg bye, off the pad to the onside and they scamper for a leg bye.

41.5

Sammy to Jayawardene, 1 run, opens the face off the bat and steers it down to third man.

41.6

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, plays behind point.

End of over 42 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 193/2 (4 runs required from 30 balls, RR: 4.59, RRR: 0.80)
WU Tharanga    100* (142b 7x4)      DJG Sammy    9-0-42-0
DPMD Jayawardene    43* (44b 4x4)     

42.1

Miller to Jayawardene, 1 run, driven on the front foot to the sweeper cover.

42.2

Miller to Tharanga, 1 run, cuts off the back foot.

Two more fielders come inside the circle.

42.3

Miller to Jayawardene, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump, cut away in the air over extra cover to the fence.

Sri Lanka win by 8 wickets and go one up in the series, a convincing win made possible by Tharanga, unbeaten on 101. Thanks for being with us. On behalf of Manoj Ridimahaliyadda and Chaminda de Silva, this is Binoy George signing off. Do join us again on Sunday for the final ODI.

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Feb 3, 2011

Mahela Jayawardene prepares for a shot during his unbeaten 48, Sri Lanka v West Indies, 2nd ODI, Colombo, February 3, 2011

Mahela Jayawardene prepares for a shot during his unbeaten 48

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Feb 3, 2011

Upul Tharanga reaches his ninth ODI century, Sri Lanka v West Indies, 2nd ODI, Colombo, February 3, 2011

Upul Tharanga reaches his ninth ODI century

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