West Indies Tri-Nation Series - 1st match

West Indies v Sri Lanka

West Indies won by 6 wickets (with 73 balls remaining)

17.1

Narine to Jayawardene, no run, full delivery pushed to mid on

17.2

Narine to Jayawardene, FOUR, Mahela gets to a fluent fifty with a reverse sweep to a tossed up overpitched ball outside off, wide of the slip

17.3

Narine to Jayawardene, no run

17.4

Narine to Jayawardene, no run, flighted offspinner nudged to the leg side

17.5

Narine to Jayawardene, OUT, given right away, Mahela turns back immediately as well, Narine strikes in his first over, tossed up offspinner, Mahela hesitantly forward to try and defend, inside edge, onto pad, and pops up for Ramdin to take a dolly, what a huge strike, he was purring along, Mahela

DPMD Jayawardene c †Ramdin b Narine 52 (86m 52b 7x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

17.6

Narine to Chandimal, no run, drives awkwardly first ball to a flighted one, to mid off

Sri Lanka 85/2   SP Narine 1-0-4-1

19.1

Narine to Sangakkara, 1 run, stays back to a length ball that comes on slowly and works it to midwicket

19.2

Narine to Chandimal, no run, steers an offspinner to backward point

19.3

Narine to Chandimal, FOUR, fullish offspinner, he goes for the sweep and a top edge flies fine to the leg side boundary

19.4

Narine to Chandimal, 1 run, quicker offspinner now, he comes across and forward and awkwawrdly nudges fine down leg, skidded onto him

19.5

Narine to Sangakkara, 1 run, pushes a pitched up offspinner to vacant point for one

19.6

Narine to Chandimal, 1 run, turned with the slight spin to square leg

Sri Lanka 94/2   SP Narine 2-0-12-1

21.1

Narine to Chandimal, 1 run, comes forward and turns it with the spin behind square

21.2

Narine to Sangakkara, no run, Chandimal wanted the single, point threw but missed, Chandimal would have been in trouble

21.3

Narine to Sangakkara, no run

21.4

Narine to Sangakkara, no run, leaves a sharp offspinner alone outside off

21.5

Narine to Sangakkara, no run, forward to defend a fuller one to the leg side

21.6

Narine to Sangakkara, OUT, Narine has removed the big guns, Sanga has loosely pushed this flighted delivery straight to extra cover, just pushed firmly at it from the crease without leaning out

KC Sangakkara c Pollard b Narine 17 (42m 23b 1x4 0x6) SR: 73.91

Sri Lanka 104/3   SP Narine 3-0-13-2

23.1

Narine to Mathews, FOUR, quick length ball outside off, Mathews goes back and steers it to the vacant third man rope

23.2

Narine to Mathews, no run, tossed up full, pushed back

23.3

Narine to Mathews, no run, straightens on off stump now, he plays it late, softly defending off the front foot to the off side

23.4

Narine to Mathews, no run

23.5

Narine to Mathews, 2 runs, thick inside edge flies past backward short leg as Mathews nudges off the back foot

23.6

Narine to Mathews, no run, tossed up on middle and leg, defended to forward short leg

Sri Lanka 112/3   SP Narine 4-0-19-2

25.1

Narine to Chandimal, 1 run, drags a top-edge off an attempted sweep to the right of short fine leg

25.2

Narine to Mathews, 1 run

25.3

Narine to Chandimal, no run, has him pushing at a tossed up ball, thick inside edge to midwicket

25.4

Narine to Chandimal, no run, forward to turn a flighted ball to midwicket

25.5

Narine to Chandimal, no run, quicker and fuller on middle and leg, to midwicket again

25.6

Narine to Chandimal, no run, late in coming forward but pushes safely to extra cover

Sri Lanka 119/3   SP Narine 5-0-21-2

39.1

Narine to Mathews, no run, nudged to square leg

39.2

Narine to Mathews, 4 byes, goes hard at a reverse sweep, the offspinner turns in sharply and carries fine down the leg side

39.3

Narine to Mathews, no run, bouncing offspinner, defended down the pitch

39.4

Narine to Mathews, FOUR, goes back and punches a good length offspinner, there is no one sweeping on the off side

39.5

Narine to Mathews, no run, pitches it up now, defended off the front foot

39.6

Narine to Mathews, no run, spins in to middle and leg, he works it straight to backward square leg

Sri Lanka 173/6   SP Narine 6-0-25-2

41.1

Narine to BMAJ Mendis, OUT, Narine takes another one, Mendis hits the sweep hard against the turn, but also in the air, and straight to deep square leg

BMAJ Mendis c Samuels b Narine 5 (18m 12b 0x4 0x6) SR: 41.66

41.2

Narine to Mathews, no run, defends a tossed up ball on off to midwicket

41.3

Narine to Mathews, 2 runs, moves across and nudges off the leg stump, fine leg gets around

41.4

Narine to Mathews, no run, pushes a good length ball to cover

41.5

Narine to Mathews, no run, works an offspinner straight to square leg

41.6

Narine to Mathews, 1 run, gets across outside off and paddles to fine leg to keep the strike

Sri Lanka 179/7   SP Narine 7-0-28-3

43.1

Narine to Mathews, 1 run, tossed up full outside off, pushed wide of extra cover and he takes the single first ball

43.2

Narine to Herath, no run, and Herath takes a step out to stylishly leave one outside off

43.3

Narine to Herath, no run, tries to sweep one spinning away on off, misses and is hit on the pad

43.4

Narine to Herath, no run, quicker offspinner, draws him forward and beats the push

43.5

Narine to Herath, 1 run, full on the stumps, he swats a powerful sweep out to deep square

43.6

Narine to Mathews, no run, Mathews will be off strike, tries to cut but is beaten by a bouncing offspinner

Sri Lanka 190/7   SP Narine 8-0-30-3

45.1

Narine to Mathews, no run, pushes a full delivery to long on and refuses the single

45.2

Narine to Mathews, no run, nudges another full ball to square leg

45.3

Narine to Mathews, no run, quick and good length on off, blocked

45.4

Narine to Mathews, no run, straighter one on off stump, defended again

45.5

Narine to Mathews, no run, can't do anything with this one, turn and bounce, hits him and runs to short third man

45.6

Narine to Mathews, 1 run, keeps strikes and reaches fifty as he gets something on the paddle, he was dropped early on but has held his own amid all the wickets

Sri Lanka 193/8   SP Narine 9-0-31-3

47.1

Narine to Mathews, 1 run, sweeps from outside off stump, wide of deep square, but they are kept to one in the end

47.2

Narine to Malinga, SIX, Mathews shielded Malinga for an entire over from Narine, he gets one ball now against him and smashes it over wide long off

47.3

Narine to Malinga, OUT, the other one follows from Narine, pitches leg, spins away and hits Malinga plumb in front, didn't look as plumb on replays, lots of bounce, but ball tracker has it clipping top of off

SL Malinga lbw b Narine 8 (14m 9b 0x4 1x6) SR: 88.88

47.4

Narine to BAW Mendis, no run, gets bat in front of pad to defend to midwicket

47.5

Narine to BAW Mendis, no run, right forward outside off to defend a full delivery

47.6

Narine to BAW Mendis, 2 runs, straighter one, he goes back and a thick edge runs past slip

Sri Lanka 207/9   SP Narine 10-0-40-4
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Jun 28, 2013

West Indies players take a break, West Indies v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Kingston, June 28, 2013

West Indies players take a break

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Jun 28, 2013

Marlon Samuels and Dwayne Bravo are all smiles after the win, West Indies v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Kingston, June 28, 2013

Marlon Samuels and Dwayne Bravo are all smiles after the win

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