Player of the Match
Player of the Match
146dThe Bulletin by Osman Samiuddin

Sangakkara shines in even battle

It swung one way, then the other, then back again only to be further prodded and nudged back and forth on an intriguing first day.

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Statistics

Best performances - Batsmen

KC Sangakkara
79(98) 15x4 - 0x6
Control %83%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 41 runs
  • 10x4 - 0x6
3 8 8 5 7 9 13 26
Younis Khan
73(98) 12x4 - 0x6
Control %89%
  • Productive Shot
  • on side drive on front foot
  • 19 runs
  • 4x4 - 0x6
7 9 10 9 11 4 18 5

Best performances - Bowlers

Mohammad Asif
O23
M7
R44
W6
Eco1.91
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
Mohammad Asif
O12
M6
R27
W5
Eco2.25
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Scorecard Summary

SRI LANKA 279(91.2 OVERS)
1ST INNINGS

PAKISTAN 170(52.4 OVERS)
1ST INNINGS

SRI LANKA 73(24.5 OVERS)
2ND INNINGS

PAKISTAN 183/2(43.2 OVERS)
2ND INNINGS

Comprehensive victory for Pakistan with 8 wickets in hand and with that they win the 2-Test series 1-0. Farhat and Younis Khan came up with an excellent partnership that took the game completely away from the Lankans. Asif came up with an excellent bowling in this match to pick up 11 wickets and set up a Pakistan win. Asif has been adjudged Man-of-Match and Man-of-Series as well. Thats it from us. Cheers and bye!

43.2
2
Malinga to Mohammad Yousuf, 2 runs, Winning runs! good line and length delivery on the middle and leg stump, batsman glances away to deep square leg for a couple of runs
43.1
0
Malinga to Mohammad Yousuf, no run, short ball, Yousuf defends off the back-foot

END OF OVER:
43 | 2 Runs | PAK: 181/2

  • Mohammad Yousuf12 (29b)
  • Younis Khan73 (98b)
  • Farveez Maharoof10-0-52-0
  • Lasith Malinga6-0-31-1
42.6
1
Maharoof to Mohammad Yousuf, 1 run, length ball on the middle stump, batsman glances away to fine leg
42.5
0
Maharoof to Mohammad Yousuf, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Yousuf lets it go
42.4
0
Maharoof to Mohammad Yousuf, no run, short and wide of the off stump, Yousuf tries to cut and gets the bottom edge
42.3
0
Maharoof to Mohammad Yousuf, no run, left alone outside off stump