Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

ST Jayasuriya
125(114) 9x4 - 5x6
Control %80%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 27 runs
  • 2x4 - 1x6
12 5 12 28 12 8 10 38
V Sehwag
60(36) 12x4 - 0x6
Control %72%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 26 runs
  • 5x4 - 0x6
4 20 6 9 4 4 3 10

Best performances - Bowlers

BAW Mendis
O8
M1
R13
W6
Eco1.62
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
I Sharma
I Sharma
O10
M1
R52
W3
Eco5.20
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Partnerships

Sri Lanka - Innings

11
ST Jayasuriya7 (7)
KC Sangakkara4 (3)
23
ST Jayasuriya12 (15)
DPMD Jayawardene11 (19)
32
ST Jayasuriya23 (15)
CK Kapugedera5 (11)
0
ST Jayasuriya0 (0)
LPC Silva0 (2)
131
ST Jayasuriya83 (1)
TM Dilshan45 (0)
16
WPUJC Vaas5 (10)
TM Dilshan11 (10)
23
WPUJC Vaas14 (22)
KMDN Kulasekara7 (14)
20
T Thushara5 (8)
KMDN Kulasekara15 (12)
8
KMDN Kulasekara0 (0)
BAW Mendis8 (4)
9
M Muralitharan2 (3)
KMDN Kulasekara7 (3)

India - Innings

36
G Gambhir6 (13)
V Sehwag28 (17)
40
V Sehwag32 (19)
SK Raina8 (7)
0
Yuvraj Singh0 (2)
SK Raina0 (0)
17
MS Dhoni9 (9)
SK Raina8 (14)
4
MS Dhoni1 (3)
RG Sharma3 (8)
38
MS Dhoni17 (29)
RV Uthappa20 (41)
19
MS Dhoni17 (21)
IK Pathan2 (6)
0
MS Dhoni0 (0)
RP Singh0 (1)
6
MS Dhoni5 (12)
PP Ojha1 (4)
13
PP Ojha5 (13)
I Sharma8 (18)

Manhattan

Run rate graph

Worm

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    The mystery is now out in the open and every batsman is out to solve it. The real challenge for Ajantha Mendis, of uncertain categorisation, to maintain that secrecy, begins now

  • The old hand shows how it's done

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  • A veteran and a rookie steal the show

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  • We never had a reply for Mendis - Dhoni

    Dhoni was mesmerised even at the press-conference. For every question demanding explanations for the defeat, he the same answer: Mendis

India 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st36G GambhirV Sehwag
2nd40V SehwagSK Raina
3rd0Yuvraj SinghSK Raina
4th17MS DhoniSK Raina
5th4MS DhoniRG Sharma
6th38MS DhoniRV Uthappa
7th19MS DhoniIK Pathan
8th0MS DhoniRP Singh
9th6MS DhoniPP Ojha
10th13PP OjhaI Sharma