West Indies Tri-Nation Series, 1st Match: West Indies v Sri Lanka at Kingston, Jun 28, 2013
West Indies won by 6 wickets (with 73 balls remaining)
28 June 2013 (50-over match)
0.1

Roach to Tharanga, no run, and beaten first up, Roach gets the angle going across, pitched outside leg, good length, and past the edge just outside off

0.2

Roach to Tharanga, no run, bounce now, banged in short of a length, Tharanga pulls bat inside the line

0.3

Roach to Tharanga, no run, on the pads now, good length, but cannot nudge it past midwicket

0.4

Roach to Tharanga, no run, now he goes pushing at one angled across couple of feet outside off, and is beaten by several inches

0.5

Roach to Tharanga, no run, bowled much fuller, patted back down the pitch, Roach parries it to mid off

0.6

Roach to Tharanga, no run, right on off stump, good length, played out with an angled face to covers

Sri Lanka 0/0   WU Tharanga 0* (6b)
1.3

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, Tharanga having issues outside off early, not for the first time, pulls the bat inside the line late after prodding at a length ball

1.4

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, better, takes a step forward and shoulders arms to a similar delivery

1.5

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, this held its line close to off from good length but Tharanga had already flagged it through

1.6

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, went to play at this one, it straightened into him again, and a thick inside edge dribbled to midwicket

Sri Lanka 3/0   WU Tharanga 0* (10b)
2.4

Roach to Tharanga, no run, good length, ending on middle stump after pitching outside leg, nudged to the on side

2.5

Roach to Tharanga, no run, bouncer, Tharanga spots it a touch late but crouches and gets out of the way safely, just in time

2.6

Roach to Tharanga, FOUR, the follow up ball is full outside off for the drive, Tharanga does not lunge at it, he opens the face and times it past point

Sri Lanka 8/0   WU Tharanga 4* (13b 1x4)
3.3

Rampaul to Tharanga, 1 run, length ball steered down to third man

Sri Lanka 10/0   WU Tharanga 5* (14b 1x4)
5.3

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, just outside off, good length, no swing, Tharanga leaves

5.4

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, all bat and no feet mean Tharanga is beaten on a loose push to a pitched up ball

5.5

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, opens the face and runs this length ball to point

5.6

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, short of a length now, dropped towards the covers

Sri Lanka 25/0   WU Tharanga 5* (18b 1x4)
6.2

Roach to Tharanga, FOUR, another loose drive from Tharanga, thick edge eludes the cordon, past third slip's dive

6.3

Roach to Tharanga, 1 run

Sri Lanka 31/0   WU Tharanga 10* (20b 2x4)
7.1

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, overpitched, Tharanga pushes softly to extra cover

7.2

Rampaul to Tharanga, 2 runs, short, wide, and Tharanga cuts hard, third man gets around

7.3

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run

7.4

Rampaul to Tharanga, 1 wide, digs it in too short around leg stump, batsman ducks

7.4

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, back of a length, around off stump, pushed to covers

7.5

Rampaul to Tharanga, 1 run, short and wide again, third man is square, though, and gets to the cut

Sri Lanka 43/0   WU Tharanga 13* (25b 2x4)
8.1

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, zippy length ball not far from off stump, Tharanga leaves

8.2

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, pushes forward and gets it past short extra, but mid off runs around

8.3

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, wants to punch off the back foot but there is much bounce and he knocks it to short extra cover

8.4

Sammy to Tharanga, 1 run, gets him to drive, on the bounce to short extra cover who parries it towards mid off

8.6

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, comes out but is cramped for the cut and hits it to point

Sri Lanka 45/0   WU Tharanga 14* (30b 2x4)
9.4

Rampaul to Tharanga, FOUR, Tharanga is edging boundaries again, flays at an overpitched one from the crease, there is only one slip now, and Tharanga has four more through vacant second slip

9.5

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, good length, played out to point from the crease

9.6

Rampaul to Tharanga, no run, wants the single with a push towards cover, but is sent back in time

Sri Lanka 50/0   WU Tharanga 18* (33b 3x4)
10.2

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, runs a good length ball to point

10.3

Sammy to Tharanga, 1 run, drives off the middle this time, but little Bravo denies him with a dive at point

10.6

Sammy to Tharanga, 1 run, tries the short ball, no venom, not much bounce, dragged through midwicket

Sri Lanka 54/0   WU Tharanga 20* (36b 3x4)
11.1

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, 3 runs, skiddy length ball, gives some width and is punched firmly off the back foot, past point's dive, but slows down near the rope on a sluggish outfield and is pulled back

11.3

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, 1 run, short and climbing sharply wide outside off, Tharanga reaches out and chops it down for one

11.6

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, no run, he edges once more as he tries to steer this, falls short of Gayle at wide slip

Sri Lanka 60/0   WU Tharanga 24* (39b 3x4)
12.4

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, Mahela is too far up the pitch for an attempted single, Tharanga's push has gone quickly to mid off, and the throw hits direct, but Mahela has made it back in time

12.5

Sammy to Tharanga, no run, shortish, he wants to pull, but ends up underedging onto the pitch

12.6

Sammy to Tharanga, 1 run, widish, he runs this wide of third man

Sri Lanka 62/0   WU Tharanga 25* (42b 3x4)
13.1

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, OUT, there comes the first wicket! It was a short of length delivery angling across the left hander, Tharanga chooses to throw his bat at that without moving his feet and pays the price as he gets a feather on that one. It settles in keeper's gloves at a nice comfortable height

WU Tharanga c †Ramdin b DJ Bravo 25 (56m 43b 3x4 0x6) SR: 58.13

Sri Lanka 62/1   WU Tharanga 25 (43b 3x4)
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