World T20 - Final

India v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)

4.1

Senanayake to Kohli, 1 run, he goes deep in the crease and clips the flatter delivery from off stump to deep midwicket

4.2

Senanayake to RG Sharma, FOUR, tries a quicker delivery, but he ends up dropping it too short! Rohit quickly gets on top of that and smacks it over deep square leg. He gets worried with the height for a bit, but that just drops before the boundary

4.3

Senanayake to RG Sharma, 3 runs, now he sweeps this from outside off, he is not in control as there is a bit of bottom edge, but he manages to beat the short fine leg fielder

4.4

Senanayake to Kohli, no run, tossed up and full on off, the batsman pushes it straight to midwicket

4.5

Senanayake to Kohli, no run, almost a chance of run out at non-striker's! This was hit straight to Malinga at square leg but Rohit was already halfway down..The throw just bounced a bit awkwardly for the bowler..Would have been tricky

4.6

Senanayake to Kohli, no run, some turn on this one, cramps Kohli for room as he looks to cut this, but he manages to chop it behind point

India 23/1   SMSM Senanayake 1-0-8-0

11.1

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, tossed up outside off, there is some turn for Sena here, Yuvraj nudges it to short third man for a quick single

11.2

Senanayake to Kohli, no run, the batsman pushes this flatter delivery straight to midwicket

11.3

Senanayake to Kohli, 2 runs, comes down the pitch and chips it over the non-striker's head, still poor timing from Kohli and long on comes around and cuts it off

11.4

Senanayake to Kohli, FOUR, this is beautifully timed! After all those deliveries he finds this one fly off the middle of the bat. He comes down the pitch and creams this over extra cover

11.5

Senanayake to Kohli, no run, stays in the crease and defends this to midwicket

11.6

Senanayake to Kohli, 1 run, flexes his arms and drives it powerfully to deep cover for a single

India 73/2   SMSM Senanayake 2-0-16-0

14.1

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, no run, he comes down the pitch but is beaten by the length and turn, manages to get some bat on it as he pushes it to off

14.2

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, no run, flighted delivery, he drives it straight to cover

14.3

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, slower and tossed up, it's on the pads and Yuvraj manages to whip it behind square on the leg side for a single

14.4

Senanayake to Kohli, 1 run, flatter and quicker on the pads, the batsman gets down on his knees and dabs it to short fine leg

14.5

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, no run, flatter and quicker on off, Yuvraj comes forward and defends

14.6

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, no run, comes down the pitch but still can't get the ball away, gets hit on the pads as the bowler fires it in

India 95/2   SMSM Senanayake 3-0-18-0

16.1

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, no run, short and wide, he cuts it and finds the man at point

16.2

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, no run, makes room to punch this through off, but it bounces a touch extra and beats the bat.. and the top of off

16.3

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, this time he comes down and thumps it back at the bowler, who sticks his hand out to his right, but cannot hold on to a tough chance

16.4

Senanayake to Kohli, 1 run, he comes down the track and punches this firmly to long on

16.5

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, here comes the slog sweep, but the bowler slowed it down.. Yuvraj get a bottom edge to the leg side

16.6

Senanayake to Kohli, 1 run, he comes down the pitch and punches it to midwicket where Dilshan's fumble allows a single

India 115/2   SMSM Senanayake 4-0-22-0
Tournament Results
India v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Apr 6, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
India v South Africa at Dhaka - Apr 4, 2014
India won by 6 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v West Indies at Dhaka - Apr 3, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 27 runs (D/L method)
Pakistan v West Indies at Dhaka - Apr 1, 2014
West Indies won by 84 runs
Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka - Apr 1, 2014
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
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Match Coverage

Report - Cool Sangakkara breaks final hoodoo
Features - Angry Kohli, cheeky Mahela
#report - The Sachinisation of Kohli
News - 'Been a long time coming' - Sangakkara
News - Sri Lanka executed yorkers really well - Dhoni
Stats Analysis - Yuvraj's 21-ball struggle, and SL's death bowling
Match Analysis - Yuvraj innings applies Dementor kiss to India
News - No one will be as disappointed as Yuvraj himself - Dhoni
News - Sri Lanka savour long-sought success
Match Analysis - Sri Lanka's life assurance policy to the rescue again
News - Sri Lanka keep their emotions in check
Features - A night to remember in Colombo
Janaka Malwatta - Two gentlemen of Sri Lanka
Fan Following - This time for Sri Lanka
News - Don't write Yuvraj off - Tendulkar
News - Sri Lanka set for heroes' welcome
Features - Playing for the people
Sidharth Monga - Where's the room for struggle?
Video Highlights - Kohli's 77 takes India to 130 for 4 in WT20 Final
Video Highlights - Kohli's 77 takes India to 130 for 4
Video Match Point - Cullinan: SL brought out their best game on big day
Video Highlights - Sri Lanka stalwarts depart in style with World T20 title
Video Match Point - Cullinan: Yuvraj didn't read the situation well
Video Press Conference - 'Hard work, not luck, paid off' - Malinga
Video Press Conference - 'Nobody wants to really play bad cricket' - Dhoni
Video Interviews - 'Happy, proud & humbled by this' - Sangakkara
Video Interviews - 'Losing strike at end was annoying' - Kohli
Video Interviews - 'SL executed yorkers well' - Dhoni
Video Interviews - 'Lucky to captain last 3 games' - Malinga
Video Match Analysis - Croft: 2014 WT20 had everything
Video Match Point - Manjrekar: Versatility in SL bowling came through
Video Match Point - Manjrekar: Yuvraj going through phase of self-doubt
Video Highlights - Sangakkara produces vintage knock with 52* v India
Gallery - Sangakkara fires Sri Lanka to World T20 glory
Gallery - Sri Lanka's knockout blues

Photos

Apr 7, 2014

The headlines in Sri Lanka's newspapers a day after the World T20 triumph, April 7, 2014

The headlines in Sri Lanka's newspapers a day after the World T20 triumph

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Apr 6, 2014

Paul Farbrace gets a hug from his players, India v Sri Lanka, final, World T20, Mirpur, April 6, 2014

Paul Farbrace gets a hug from his players

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