West Indies Tri-Nation Series - 5th match

West Indies v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 39 runs (D/L method)

4.4

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, short of a length, on off, defended off the back foot

4.5

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, fuller, on middle and off, Sangakkara is still on the back foot when he defends

4.6

Roach to Sangakkara, 1 run, short of a length, middle and leg, pushed into the on side for one

Sri Lanka 21/2   KC Sangakkara 1* (3b)

5.1

Holder to Sangakkara, 1 no ball, another no-ball from Holder. He has overstepped. Pitched up outside off, and wide too

5.1

Holder to Sangakkara, 5 wides, This free hit is wide. Too short. Too high. Sanga tries to ramp it, but has missed. Charles is ordinary with the gloves, and parries this for four

5.1

Holder to Sangakkara, 1 run, this free hit is slower and full. Sanga makes room and drives. Best at mid-off is hit on the left knee, and allows them a single

5.6

Holder to Sangakkara, no run, and he is nearly lbw. Moves across to a full ball, misses it, and this is a close shout. The umpire reckons it is going down leg. The way Sanga set off for a run, though, you could see he was nervous. Replays show the ball is headed down leg

Sri Lanka 29/2   KC Sangakkara 2* (6b)

7.1

Holder to Sangakkara, 1 run, short of a length, angling in, hits the inside half of the bat. They take a sharp single to midwicket

7.5

Holder to Sangakkara, no run, short of a length, pitched outside leg, hits the high part of the bat and then through into his ribs

7.6

Holder to Sangakkara, no run, fuller now, Sanga is caught back, and the ball moves away to beat the outside edge

Sri Lanka 31/3   KC Sangakkara 3* (9b)

8.5

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, short of a length, on off, angling away, defended off the back foot

8.6

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, short of a length, angling away, Sanga goes back and punches this to cover

Sri Lanka 32/3   KC Sangakkara 3* (11b)

9.5

Holder to Sangakkara, 2 runs, full, swinging into the pads, Sanga almost overbalances, but the bat comes down in time and clips this past square leg

9.6

Holder to Sangakkara, no run, short of a length, on off, defended off the back foot

Sri Lanka 37/3   KC Sangakkara 5* (13b)

10.6

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, slightly short of a length, just outside off, holds its line. Sanga covers the stumps, and leaves it be

Sri Lanka 40/3   KC Sangakkara 5* (14b)

12.1

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, length ball outside off, left alone

12.2

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, wide full toss, driven straight to cover

12.3

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, full outside off, dug out to point

12.4

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, short of a length, on off, angling away, left alone

12.5

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, length ball outside off, left alone

12.6

Roach to Sangakkara, no run, short of a length, on off, seams away. Left alone again

Sri Lanka 40/3   KC Sangakkara 5* (20b)

13.3

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 run, fuller now, pushed wide of mid-off for one

Sri Lanka 42/3   KC Sangakkara 6* (21b)

14.1

Best to Sangakkara, no run, heavy ball right away, hits him high on the cut

14.2

Best to Sangakkara, 5 wides, length ball, outside off, 143ks, seams away, called a wide, Charles is ordinary again, and lets away four more. You should get a part-time keeper only when desperate

14.2

Best to Sangakkara, 1 run, short of a length, middle and leg, worked into the on side

14.6

Best to Sangakkara, no run, extra bounce from short of a length and outside leg. Hits his thigh pad

Sri Lanka 50/3   KC Sangakkara 7* (24b)

16.1

Best to Sangakkara, 2 runs, length ball, holds its line in front off, runs off the inside half of the bat, past square leg

16.2

Best to Sangakkara, 1 run, bouncer, head-high, pulled away nicely. Keeps it down

16.4

Best to Sangakkara, 1 wide, bouncer, too high, called a wide

16.4

Best to Sangakkara, 1 run, driven off the outside half, gets a single to deep point

16.6

Best to Sangakkara, no run, yorker, 144ks, just outside off, Sanga gets across and keeps it out

Sri Lanka 58/3   KC Sangakkara 11* (28b)

17.6

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, looks to cut, but the ball is not wide enough, and beats him

Sri Lanka 59/3   KC Sangakkara 11* (29b)

18.3

Best to Sangakkara, no run, stays short of a length, middle and off, defended off the back foot

18.4

Best to Sangakkara, no run, good bouncer. Pitches leg, rises over the stumps, Sanga pulls out of the pull because of the rise

18.5

Best to Sangakkara, no run, full, nearly a yorker, dug out to cover

18.6

Best to Sangakkara, no run, short, on the leg line, Sanga wants to pull, mis-hits it into the ground. Lucky to not play it on

Sri Lanka 60/3   KC Sangakkara 11* (33b)

19.6

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 run, bouncer, head high, Sanga gets inside the line to pull this to long leg. Keeps it down

Sri Lanka 62/3   KC Sangakkara 12* (34b)

20.1

Best to Sangakkara, no run, seam movement from just outside off. Beats the drive

20.2

Best to Sangakkara, 1 run, short of a length, outside off, rocks back to punch this to third man

20.5

Best to Sangakkara, no run, full and wide, just inside the tram line

20.6

Best to Sangakkara, 1 run, Sammy nearly produces a wicket out of nowhere. Driven nicely on the up, and it has four written all over it until Sammy dives at cover and erases it. He hasn't time enough, though, to write run-out. He lets through a throw fast, but he has missed it by inches

Sri Lanka 65/3   KC Sangakkara 14* (38b)

21.1

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, left alone outside off

21.2

Sammy to Sangakkara, FOUR, Sanga taking the odd chance now. Dances down the wicket, takes this on a half-volley, and drills it past Sammy for four

21.3

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, short of a length, on the pads, defended to leg

21.4

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, stays short of a length, on middle and leg, defended again

21.5

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 run, pitched up, outside off, mis-hits the off-drive, but gets it straight of mid-off for a single

Sri Lanka 70/3   KC Sangakkara 19* (43b 1x4)

22.2

Best to Sangakkara, 2 runs, short of a length, pitched outside leg, flicked away square on the on side. Darren Bravo makes a sliding save at the boundary

22.3

Best to Sangakkara, 1 run, full outside off, driven wide of mid-off for one

22.6

Best to Sangakkara, no run, length ball, pitches middle and off, and is defended just outside off

Sri Lanka 81/3   KC Sangakkara 22* (46b 1x4)

23.3

Samuels to Sangakkara, 1 run, quicksih, but gets extra bounce. Is cut away well to deep cover

Sri Lanka 83/3   KC Sangakkara 23* (47b 1x4)

24.1

Sammy to Sangakkara, FOUR, and resumes with a loose delivery. Short, slow, wide, and cut away for four. Sanga beats extras as the top scorer of the innings

24.2

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 run, fuller this time, gets a thick outside edge that goes between cover-point and point

Sri Lanka 88/3   KC Sangakkara 28* (49b 2x4)

25.3

Samuels to Sangakkara, 1 run, short of a length, nicely pushed away to deep cover

Sri Lanka 93/3   KC Sangakkara 29* (50b 2x4)

26.1

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, short of a length, on off, defended to cover

26.2

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, Mathews nearly runs himself out. Punched to point, and Mathews sets off. Sanga has to send him back, and Mathews has to dive full length. The ball doesn't hit the stumps anyway

26.3

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 run, punched away to deep cover

Sri Lanka 95/4   KC Sangakkara 30* (53b 2x4)

27.1

Samuels to Sangakkara, 1 run, flighted, on the pads, clipped away to long-on

27.6

Samuels to Sangakkara, 1 run, full, middle and leg, driven to long-off

Sri Lanka 104/4   KC Sangakkara 32* (55b 2x4)

28.1

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 run, short of a length, outside off, dabbed away for a single

28.3

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, length ball, just outside off, driven down the ground, and Pollard makes a diving save at straightish short extra cover. One run saved

28.4

Sammy to Sangakkara, no run, length ball, middle and leg, driven to mid-on

28.5

Sammy to Sangakkara, 1 run, short of a length, just outside off, placed wide of cover for one

Sri Lanka 107/4   KC Sangakkara 34* (59b 2x4)

29.1

Samuels to Sangakkara, 1 run, short of a length, just outside off, pushed to long-off

29.3

Samuels to Sangakkara, no run, offbreak, starts outside leg, pushed in front of off, to the the straight short extra cover

29.4

Samuels to Sangakkara, no run, fired in quick, down the leg side, but the umpire reckons it has kicked the thigh pad on the way

29.5

Samuels to Sangakkara, 1 run, driven to long-off for one

Sri Lanka 110/4   KC Sangakkara 36* (63b 2x4)

30.1

Pollard to Sangakkara, 1 run, short of a length, pushed into the off side, Samuels from point hits the stumps at the non-striker's end, but Sanga is home

30.3

Pollard to Sangakkara, no run, short of a length, just outside off, driven to extra cover

30.4

Pollard to Sangakkara, no run, short of a length again, and Sanga finds that man at extra cover again

30.5

Pollard to Sangakkara, 1 run, driven on the up, but gets just the single to deep point

Sri Lanka 113/4   KC Sangakkara 38* (67b 2x4)

31.3

Samuels to Sangakkara, 1 run, offbreak, hits the thick outside edge, goes for a single to wide of cover

31.6

Samuels to Sangakkara, 1 run, full outside off, driven to deep cover for one

Sri Lanka 122/4   KC Sangakkara 40* (69b 2x4)

32.1

Holder to Sangakkara, 1 run, short of a length, just outside off, cut away to third man

32.4

Holder to Sangakkara, 1 run, short of a length, angling across, drops this at his toes and takes a single

Sri Lanka 125/4   KC Sangakkara 42* (71b 2x4)

33.1

Samuels to Sangakkara, 1 run, short of a length, just outside off, punched to deep cover for one

33.4

Samuels to Sangakkara, 1 run, driven to long-on for another single

Sri Lanka 138/4   KC Sangakkara 44* (73b 2x4)

35.1

Holder to Sangakkara, 1 run, bouncer, gets a little big, Sanga mis-hits the pull for a single to square leg

35.3

Holder to Sangakkara, FOUR, nicely played. Sanga is moving across, which makes Holder angle it a bit wide, but then he stops moving, and nicely opens the face on it to use Holder's pace and send it to third man for four

35.4

Holder to Sangakkara, 1 wide, big wide outside off as Sanga tries to move away to leg

35.4

Holder to Sangakkara, 1 run, looks to drive a wide length ball, mis-hits it to mid-off to bring up a fighting half-century. He has played well in difficult conditions

Sri Lanka 155/6   KC Sangakkara 50* (76b 3x4)

36.1

Best to Sangakkara, SIX, flat, almost parallel six. Best starts short, not even chest high, and Sanga gets inside the line to swivel-pull it over long leg

36.2

Best to Sangakkara, FOUR, short again, and no sting behind it. Takes this from outside off, and pulls this in front of square, and along the ground

36.3

Best to Sangakkara, no run, short of a length, outside off, dabbed away to point

36.4

Best to Sangakkara, 1 wide, tries the wide yorker, but a little too wide. Called

36.4

Best to Sangakkara, 1 run, slices this drive over point for a single

36.6

Best to Sangakkara, 1 run, full and straight, a single is the best he can do with this

Sri Lanka 175/6   KC Sangakkara 62* (81b 4x4 1x6)

37.1

Samuels to Sangakkara, 1 run, full and straight, driven to long-off for one

37.3

Samuels to Sangakkara, 5 runs, yorker, dug out to cover for a risky single. Pollard throws at the non-striker's end. Concedes four overthrows. He was gone had Pollard hit

37.5

Samuels to Sangakkara, 1 run, dropped. Tough chance for Charles. Sanga backs away and drives, but this is a thick edge, and hits Charles's thumb with the deviation

Sri Lanka 184/6   KC Sangakkara 69* (84b 4x4 1x6)

38.1

Pollard to Sangakkara, 1 run, wide yorker to outdo Sanga who is backing away. Just the single

38.3

Pollard to Sangakkara, no run, slower ball, doesn't arrive. Sanga is trying to heave it over midwicket, but gets only the inside edge into the pad

38.4

Pollard to Sangakkara, (no ball) 2 runs, no-ball. What a time for a no-ball. Wide full ball again, he moves across the line to flick this into the leg side

38.4

Pollard to Sangakkara, 2 runs, the free hit is a length ball, Sanga gets too much under it, and lofts it to long-off. The skier is so high they have time to take two run

38.5

Pollard to Sangakkara, 2 runs, length ball outside off, he moves across to scoop this over square leg. Just a chip

38.6

Pollard to Sangakkara, FOUR, lucky for Sanga. Slower ball, outside off, Sanga is down the wicket, but still early into the shot, but the outside edge bisects the keeper and short third man

Sri Lanka 201/6   KC Sangakkara 80* (90b 5x4 1x6)

39.2

Holder to Sangakkara, 1 run, cramps him up with the angle on this shortish delivery. Sanga can take just the single

39.4

Holder to Sangakkara, 2 runs, slogged away with the angle, Devon Smith runs to his right from deep square leg, and keeps this in. The ball bounces just before the rope, has reached the air space beyond the rope, but Smith knocks it back in

39.5

Holder to Sangakkara, 2 runs, slower ball, mis-hits it straight of long-off, and comes back for two

39.6

Holder to Sangakkara, FOUR, another lucky boundary. Sanga backs away and swings, and gets a thick edge to this length ball, which flies over short third man for four

Sri Lanka 211/7   KC Sangakkara 89* (94b 6x4 1x6)

40.4

Pollard to Sangakkara, 1 run, short of a length, makes room to hit it to deep cover for one. No century for Sanga today then

Sri Lanka 217/7   KC Sangakkara 90* (95b 6x4 1x6)
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Jul 8, 2013

Angelo Mathews led from the front with 4 for 29, West Indies v Sri Lanka, West Indies tri-series, Port-of-Spain, July 8, 2013

Angelo Mathews led from the front with 4 for 29

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Jul 8, 2013

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Darren Bravo reacts after Lendl Simmons' dismissal

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