West Indies Tri-Nation Series, 5th Match: West Indies v Sri Lanka at Port of Spain, Jul 7-8, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 39 runs (D/L method)
7,8 July 2013 (50-over match)
25.6

Samuels to Mathews, 1 wide, quick offbreak, Mathews has come too far across, and it turns past to miss the leg stump by a bit. Still called a wide

25.6

Samuels to Mathews, no run, full, on off, pushed to mid-on

Sri Lanka 94/4   AD Mathews 0* (1b)
26.4

Sammy to Mathews, no run, length ball, just outside off, defended off the back foot

26.5

Sammy to Mathews, no run, short of a length, on off, Mathews defends from deep inside the crease

26.6

Sammy to Mathews, no run, stays short of a length, the ball stays low, and is defended towards mid-on

Sri Lanka 95/4   AD Mathews 0* (4b)
27.2

Samuels to Mathews, SIX, out of nowhere. Mathews has been defending, defending, defending, but suddenly he goes across and down on a knee to sweep this over square leg for a six

27.3

Samuels to Mathews, no run, slower through the air, gets some bite too. Defended with the bottom hand off

27.4

Samuels to Mathews, no run, length ball, turning in, defended to cover

27.5

Samuels to Mathews, 1 run, quicker ball, hits the inside half of the bat

Sri Lanka 103/4   AD Mathews 7* (8b 1x6)
28.2

Sammy to Mathews, 1 run, tucked away off the hip for a another single

28.6

Sammy to Mathews, no run, short of a length, just outside off, holds its line, squares him up a little in defence

Sri Lanka 107/4   AD Mathews 8* (10b 1x6)
29.2

Samuels to Mathews, 1 run, quick and short, tucked away around the corner for another single

29.6

Samuels to Mathews, no run, short of a length, turning in, defended back to him

Sri Lanka 110/4   AD Mathews 9* (12b 1x6)
30.2

Pollard to Mathews, 1 run, short, slow, tucked away into the on side

30.6

Pollard to Mathews, 1 run, goes wide of the crease to bowl a full slower ball, which also follows Mathews who is backing away. Gets just the single to deep midwicket

Sri Lanka 114/4   AD Mathews 11* (14b 1x6)
31.1

Samuels to Mathews, no run, full, just outside off, beats the reverse sweep, draws an lbw appeal, but it has hit him outside the line

31.2

Samuels to Mathews, 1 run, quicker, short, punched to long-off for one

31.4

Samuels to Mathews, FOUR, quicker shortish ball, Mathews wants to cut, gets a bottom edge that beats both the keeper and short third man

31.5

Samuels to Mathews, 1 run, gets a leading edge as he looks to work this to leg. Gets a single to cover

Sri Lanka 121/4   AD Mathews 17* (18b 1x4 1x6)
32.2

Holder to Mathews, no run, extra bounce from that height. Short of a length, hits him at the top of the thigh pad. Mathews is surprised by the bounce

32.3

Holder to Mathews, 1 run, backs away to slog, gets a thick inside edge for one

32.5

Holder to Mathews, no run, bouncer, and Mathews is now blindly slogging away. Gets a bottom edge towards midwicket

32.6

Holder to Mathews, FOUR, full, and Mathews was ready this time, and not caught at the back foot. Clears the front leg, and lofts this over mid-off for four

Sri Lanka 129/4   AD Mathews 22* (22b 2x4 1x6)
33.2

Samuels to Mathews, SIX, shot. Mathews has picked this up beautifully. Length ball outside off, he plants the front foot down, and lofts this over long-on

33.3

Samuels to Mathews, 1 run, quick and full, Mathews drives, hits Sanga's pad at the non-striker's. Still gets the single, which they would have anyway

33.5

Samuels to Mathews, no run, yorker. Quick, middle and leg, and it has to be dug out

33.6

Samuels to Mathews, 1 run, another quick yorker, gets a single to long-on

Sri Lanka 139/4   AD Mathews 30* (26b 2x4 2x6)
34.1

Roach to Mathews, OUT, and gone first ball. Mathews has taken one risk too many. Mathews backs away a long way, Roach follows him with a length ball. Mathews tries to go over cover/point, but doesn't get enough bat, and is caught at point

AD Mathews c Smith b Roach 30 (29m 27b 2x4 2x6) SR: 111.11

Sri Lanka 139/5   AD Mathews 30 (27b 2x4 2x6)
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