Match Notes

  • India v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Kolkata

    Match home for the first ODI between India and Sri Lanka at Kolkata

  • BCCI settles monetary debt with Bengal board

    Amidst the bad news of the abandoned ODI between India and Sri Lanka and the disappointment of near 90,000 fans, there was relief and good news for the CAB as the BCCI released Rs. 8.02 crore (US$ 1,819,625) of the money owed to them

  • 'We did very well to pick up three wickets' - Dravid

    Munaf, who picked up 2 for 25 from seven overs, nailing Upul Tharanga andMahela Jayawardene, came in for praise from Rahul Dravidwho addressed a brief press conference shortly after play was called offjust after 8.30pm

  • Rain ruins series opener

    The Kolkata rain ruined Sanath Jayasuriya's parade as the opening game ofIndia's four-match one-day series against Sri Lanka was abandoned aftertorrential rain at the Eden Gardens.

  • 'Sehwag keen to perform well tomorrow' - Dravid

    Rahul Dravid, speaking to the media ahead of the first ODI against Sri Lanka to be played in front of an expected hundred thousand people at the Eden Gardens, said that it would be a chance for the side to gel and get into their groove ahead of the World

Sri Lanka 1st innings Partnerships

1st34ST JayasuriyaWU Tharanga
2nd10ST JayasuriyaDPMD Jayawardene
3rd52ST JayasuriyaKC Sangakkara
4th6MS AtapattuST Jayasuriya