ICC World Cup - 16th match, Group B

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 198 runs (D/L method)

21.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayasuriya, no run, tossed up on off stump, he comes forward and taps it back to the bowler

21.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayasuriya, 1 run, quicker down leg stump, easy for him to turn it fine for one

21.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, no run, quicker through the air, pitching on off stump, Jayawardene turns it to midwicket

21.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, 1 run, tossed up outside off stump, Jayawardene stretches a long way forward and sweeps to square leg for the single

21.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayasuriya, no run, quicker one on middle and leg, worked right to midwicket

21.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayasuriya, 1 run, tossed up outside off stump, Jayasuriya gets over it and pushes wide of point for one to retain strike

Sri Lanka 128/1   Shakib Al Hasan 1-0-3-0

23.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayasuriya, no run, quicker one through the air, pitches outside off stump and beats Jayasuriya's cut

23.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayasuriya, no run, tossed up, pushed down to mid-off

23.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayasuriya, no run, good length ball, tossed up on off stump, pushed back to the left of the bowler

23.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayasuriya, 1 run, quicker one outside off stump, too full but, and its swept from a length through square leg, past the umpire, for one

23.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, no run, tossed up, he waits for it and then at the nth minute pushes to backward point

23.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, 1 run, short and wide, he rocks back and cuts past backward point for the single, and the rains picking up here...not a good sign

Sri Lanka 136/1   Shakib Al Hasan 2-0-5-0

25.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, 1 run, tossed up outside off stump, he stands and cuts towards backward point

25.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up on off stump, he turns that, in the air, towards midwicket but the ball dies well before the fielder

25.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up again, and once more he turns that loosely to the onside

25.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, 1 run, flatter ball outside off stump, he stands up and drives past mid-on for one to get off the mark

25.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, 1 run, tossed up on middle and leg, turned fine for one, the 'keeper does the collecting

25.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, no run, short and wide, he pulls from where it pitches out to midwicket

Sri Lanka 140/1   Shakib Al Hasan 3-0-8-0

27.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, no run, tossed up on a length, he gets forward and then plays it late, defending to point

27.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, SIX, hello, where did that come from! Jayawardene wakes up from a sluggish period, getting the front foot out and lofting a tossed up delivery from outside off stump over cow corner for six, a nice, clean strike that!

27.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, no run, slower one outside off stump, and normalcy is restored as he comes half forward and defends

27.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, 1 run, a fraction shorter and he gets back and works it through square leg this time

27.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, 1 run, tossed up, Sangakkara gets well forward and drives past mid-off for one out to the deep

27.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, 1 run, flatter one this time, he shuffles across and then works it to midwicket for one

Sri Lanka 154/1   Shakib Al Hasan 4-0-17-0

29.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, 1 run, tossed up on the legs, nudged gently to square leg

29.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, no run, flatter through the air outside off stump, Jayawardene mistimes the drive, chopping into the ground

29.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, no run, slower one outside off stump, stays low as he covers off stump and leaves it alone

29.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, no run, quicker ball, lands just outside off stump, inviting the cut, which he goes for and there's a noise, with the 'keeper collecting and appealing vociferously, but the umpire shakes his head...there was some deviation, glove perhaps...Jayawardene looks lucky to survive

29.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, no run, tossed up, defended to the off side

29.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, no run, short of a length, he mistimes the cut shot to the covers

Sri Lanka 159/1   Shakib Al Hasan 5-0-18-0

31.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, 1 run, tossed up on leg stump, Sangakkara works it through square leg with few hassles

31.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, 1 run, short and wide, he rocks back and cuts it into the point region for a single, a diving stop by Ashraful took some pace off that shot

31.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, 2 runs, flatter on middle and leg, Sangakkara goes back and works it through midwicket, and knows he can get two all the time, and goes for the first run very, very hard

31.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, no run, slower one, he goes for a dab and inside-edges back into the ground

31.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, no run, down leg stump, wide not called

31.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, 1 run, short and flat, he rocks back and pulls to midwicket for one

Sri Lanka 179/1   Shakib Al Hasan 6-0-23-0

33.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, 2 runs, Flighted delivery on the off stump line, Sanga eases back, punches it through the line, to deep cover. Brilliantly placed.

33.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, 1 run, rotates the strike with a drive to mid-on

33.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, 1 run, slightly short in length, pulled to deep midwicket

33.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, no run, shout for lbw. Sangakkara goes for a sweep and is rapped on the pad but the point of impact was outside off stump

33.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, no run, on the middle stump line, pushed straight to midwicket

33.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, 1 run, beats that man this time and pings the long-on fielder

Sri Lanka 187/1   Shakib Al Hasan 7-0-28-0

35.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, 1 run, quick and flat outside off stump, he comes forward and turns it in the gap at midwicket

35.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, 1 run, tossed up outside off stump, he leans and sweeps through square leg out to the sweeper

35.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Jayawardene, OUT, and he's gone! Jayawardene skips down the ground, gets under it and checks his shot, spooning it high in the air and down to Aftab moving in from wide long-off

DPMD Jayawardene c Aftab Ahmed b Shakib Al Hasan 46 (80m 70b 2x4 2x6) SR: 65.71

35.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, 1 run, flat on off stump, he goes back and punches to mid-on

35.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Silva, no run, tossed up on a length outside off stump, Silva comes forward and defends to point

35.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Silva, no run, tossed up fuller, he gets well forward and kills any spin the bowler was striving for

Sri Lanka 203/2   Shakib Al Hasan 8-0-31-1

37.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, no run, flat outside off stump, he goes back and drives to midwicket, where Bashar dives and fields

37.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up, defended back to the bowler

37.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, 1 run, goes short and flat again, and Sangakkara works it wide of Bashar at midwicket for one

37.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Silva, 1 run, tossed up outside off stump, Silva goes back and punches into the covers for his first run

37.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, 1 run, short and flat, Sangakkara stands tall and cuts square for one

37.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Silva, no run, quicker one, spins into him from off stump and he adjusts to flick fine

Sri Lanka 207/2   Shakib Al Hasan 9-0-34-1

39.1

Shakib Al Hasan to Silva, SIX, nice shot! Silva comes down the ground, getting to the length and just chipping it over extra cover and thats six!

39.2

Shakib Al Hasan to Silva, 1 run, short and wide, he cuts into the covers

39.3

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up on off stump, he rolls the wrists over it and flicks to midwicket

39.4

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, 2 runs, now he too uses the feet to dance down the track, and isnt though he isnt to the pitch, he goes through with the aerial drive and lucky for him, it lands safely in front of long-on

39.5

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, no run, back of a length, he shuffles and drives straight to midwicket

39.6

Shakib Al Hasan to Sangakkara, SIX, huge! Sangakkara sees the ball going down leg stump, gets down on bended knee, and slams that high over deep midwicket for maximum

Sri Lanka 228/2   Shakib Al Hasan 10-0-49-1
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Australia won by 53 runs (D/L method)
Australia v South Africa at Gros Islet - Apr 25, 2007
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 111 balls remaining)
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Kingston - Apr 24, 2007
Sri Lanka won by 81 runs
West Indies v England at Bridgetown - Apr 21, 2007
England won by 1 wicket (with 1 ball remaining)
Australia v New Zealand at St George's - Apr 20, 2007
Australia won by 215 runs
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Photos

Mar 21, 2007

Mohammad Ashraful top-scored for Bangladesh with 45, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Group B, Trinidad, March 21, 2007

Mohammad Ashraful top-scored for Bangladesh with 45

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Mar 21, 2007

The Sri Lankans celebrate their victory against Bangladesh, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Group B, Trinidad, March 21, 2007

The Sri Lankans celebrate their victory against Bangladesh

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