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)
1.1

Rampaul to Jayawardene, no run, slight away movement from a length, Mahela knocks it away to point

1.2

Rampaul to Jayawardene, 3 runs, pitched up and angled in, he eases this with the wrists past midwicket's dive, it slows down in the rather dense outfield near the rope

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   R Rampaul 1-0-3-0
3.1

Rampaul to Jayawardene, no run, hurries on from that awkward in-between length, thick inside edge onto pad for Mahela

3.2

Rampaul to Jayawardene, 1 run, and again, another one skids on, comes in too slightly, Mahela inside edges it in the air square to leg

3.3

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

3.4

Rampaul to Jayawardene, no run, goes flailing at this wide one that swings away sharply, Ramdin takes it in front of first slip

3.5

Rampaul to Jayawardene, no run, pitched up just outside off, straightish now, knocked to midwicket

3.6

Rampaul to Jayawardene, 1 run, there is bounce from a good length for Rampaul, but Mahela's softly dropped it in front of cover and retained strike

Sri Lanka 11/0   R Rampaul 2-0-6-0
5.1

Rampaul to Jayawardene, FOUR, too wide is Rampaul on the outswinger and Mahela crashes it to the deep cover boundary

5.2

Rampaul to Jayawardene, 1 run, stays back on this just-short-of-driving-length ball and carves it to point who takes pace off it

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   R Rampaul 3-0-11-0
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

7.6

Rampaul to Jayawardene, no run, straightish length ball outside off left alone

Sri Lanka 43/0   R Rampaul 4-0-15-0
9.1

Rampaul to Jayawardene, no run, short of a length, knocked down into the pitch

9.2

Rampaul to Jayawardene, no run, pacy stuff on middle stump, 138.1 kph, Mahela is cramped for room, and hurried, defends it down the pitch

9.3

Rampaul to Jayawardene, 1 run, they take on Pollard at backward point for a sharp single, throw misses at the striker's, Tharanga was home anyway

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   R Rampaul 5-0-20-0
35.1

Rampaul to Mathews, 1 wide, floats it down the leg side first up

35.1

Rampaul to Mathews, no run, backs away to the leg side, leaves the crease, heaves at a short ball, and is beaten

35.2

Rampaul to Mathews, 1 run, slower one straightening on off stump, softly pushed for a single to cover

35.3

Rampaul to Thirimanne, OUT, and Thirimanne picks out the man in the deep, makes room outside leg, gets under a full delivery - an offcutter - and lofts it high and straight to long off

HDRL Thirimanne c Charles b Rampaul 6 (20m 19b 1x4 0x6) SR: 31.57

35.4

Rampaul to Mathews, 1 run

35.5

Rampaul to Kulasekara, 1 wide, angles this down the leg side

35.5

Rampaul to Kulasekara, no run, defends a back of a length ball down the track

35.6

Rampaul to Kulasekara, no run, sharp bouncer, right on off stump, Kula pulls his head inside the line

Sri Lanka 153/5   R Rampaul 6-0-24-1
37.1

Rampaul to Kulasekara, no run, mishits a slog off a back of a length ball to mid on

37.2

Rampaul to Kulasekara, OUT, Pollard takes the top edge on the deep square leg boundary, Kula leans back and goes for the pull to a bouncer dug into him, Pollard runs to his right and settles under it, takes it with the top of his fingers, but safely in the end

KMDN Kulasekara c Pollard b Rampaul 2 (8m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

37.3

Rampaul to Mathews, no run, a slower length ball, he backs away to leg and stabs it to short third man, non-striker is half way out, and has to hurry back

37.4

Rampaul to Mathews, 1 run, turned to fine leg

37.5

Rampaul to BMAJ Mendis, no run, lets a good length ball go outside off

37.6

Rampaul to BMAJ Mendis, no run, goes across and defends a short of a length ball to extra cover

Sri Lanka 160/6   R Rampaul 7-0-25-2
40.1

Rampaul to BMAJ Mendis, no run, this one swings away from a good length, beats the outside edge

40.2

Rampaul to BMAJ Mendis, no run, pushes a length ball to extra cover

40.3

Rampaul to BMAJ Mendis, 2 runs, flays an overpitched ball wide of the sweeper

40.4

Rampaul to BMAJ Mendis, no run, goes hard at a pitched up ball, hits it to mid off

40.5

Rampaul to BMAJ Mendis, no run, bouncer around off stump, he goes down under it

40.6

Rampaul to BMAJ Mendis, 1 run, gets on his toes to steer a short of a length ball to third man

Sri Lanka 176/6   R Rampaul 8-0-28-2
42.1

Rampaul to Mathews, FOUR, a tame short delivery first up and Mathews whacks a mishit pull to the deep midwicket boundary

42.2

Rampaul to Mathews, 1 run, works a length ball off middle to deep midwicket

42.3

Rampaul to Herath, 2 runs, Herath pulls in his own style, it falls short of midwicket diving to his right

42.4

Rampaul to Herath, no run, tries to swipe-cut a short and wide one but is beaten

42.5

Rampaul to Herath, 1 run, gets hold of the cut, but there is a sweeper in place

42.6

Rampaul to Mathews, 1 run, backs away outside leg, Rampaul follows him with a short ball that does not rise much, Mathews gets it away to fine leg

Sri Lanka 188/7   R Rampaul 9-0-37-2
44.1

Rampaul to Herath, OUT, another one down, Herath swings a good length delivery tamely to mid off

HMRKB Herath c Sammy b Rampaul 4 (11m 8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

44.2

Rampaul to Malinga, no run, a bouncer arrives, Malinga gets head out of the way

44.3

Rampaul to Malinga, no run, competently defends a short of a length ball to the bowler

44.4

Rampaul to Malinga, 1 leg bye, hit on the right upper arm as he tries to move inside the line of a short ball

44.5

Rampaul to Mathews, 1 run, length ball, he works to deep square leg for a single

44.6

Rampaul to Malinga, no run, Malinga turns this off the pads to fine leg but they don't take the single

Sri Lanka 192/8   R Rampaul 10-0-38-3
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