1st Match (D/N), Dambulla, July 30, 2005, Indian Oil Cup
(48.2/50 ov, T:206) 209/7

Sri Lanka won by 3 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)

Player Of The Match
43* (50)
India Innings
Sri Lanka Innings
Match Details
India  (50 ovs maximum)
Virender Sehwag  b Maharoof14101030140.00
MS Dhoni  b Dilhara27170028.57
Yuvraj Singh c sub (WU Tharanga) b Dilhara1233472036.36
Rahul Dravid (c) b Chandana54961166056.25
Mohammad Kaif c Muralidaran b Fernando812261066.66
Suresh Raina lbw b Muralidaran012000.00
Venugopal Rao c †Sangakkara b Muralidaran3874883051.35
Irfan Pathan c Jayawardene b Muralidaran2132402065.62
Harbhajan Singh not out 2023311186.95
Zaheer Khan run out (Fernando)20122530166.66
Ashish Nehra not out 22300100.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 2, w 6)14
TOTAL50 Ov (RR: 4.10, 207 Mts)205/9
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Virender Sehwag, 2.1 ov), 2-22 (MS Dhoni, 3.3 ov), 3-44 (Yuvraj Singh, 13.3 ov), 4-63 (Mohammad Kaif, 18.6 ov), 5-64 (Suresh Raina, 19.3 ov), 6-122 (Rahul Dravid, 32.5 ov), 7-159 (Irfan Pathan, 43.5 ov), 8-159 (Venugopal Rao, 43.6 ov), 9-202 (Zaheer Khan, 49.3 ov)
Farveez Maharoof902713.00393011
2.1 to V Sehwag, first blood! good length delivery, pitched outside the off stump and swinging in, Sehwag fails to make contact trying to turn it away on the leg side, off stumps is knocked back, Maharoof strikes early!. 17/1
Dilhara Lokuhettige1023123.10454010
3.3 to MS Dhoni, first ODI wicket! pitched up and angling in, Dhoni plays all over it and gets bowled, India in trouble here!. 22/2
13.3 to Yuvraj Singh, gone! short and outside the off stump, Yuvraj goes after it and ends up hitting it high up towards the mid-on region, Tharanga moves across and makes no mistake, India three down, Lokuhettige on debut picks up his second wicket!. 44/3
Dilhara Fernando1016116.10338111
18.6 to M Kaif, slower delivery, Kaif ends up chipping it in the air towards the mid-on region, Murali moves in quickly, dives forward and takes a tumbling catch to give Fernando his first wicket of the match. 63/4
Muthiah Muralidaran1013333.30393030
19.3 to SK Raina, oh dear! another one bites the dust! Rain never picked up the dosara, went back to cut and was hit on the pad plumb in front of the stumps, India five down!. 64/5
43.5 to IK Pathan, gone! Pathan tries to break the shackles by taking on the man at deep midwicket but fails miserably! Jayawardene fielding in the deep holds on beautifully to a fairly hard chance. 159/7
43.6 to Y Venugopal Rao, gone! dosara does the trick, was fraction short and turning away, Rao looking to cut it away ends up with a thin edge, Sangakkara gloves it beautifully, Murali on a hat-trick here!. 159/8
Upul Chandana502615.20132000
32.5 to R Dravid, bowled'm! what a delivery! tossed up, pitched outside the leg stump and turning in, Dravid fails to makes contact trying to sweep and the ball crashes into the stumps, big wicket!. 122/6
Tillakaratne Dilshan301404.6691000
Russel Arnold30702.33120000
Sri Lanka  (T: 206 runs from 50 ovs)
Kumar Sangakkara lbw b Pathan1416202087.50
Marvan Atapattu (c)run out (Raina)2938575076.31
Mahela Jayawardene  b Khan1532461046.87
Tillakaratne Dilshan lbw b Harbhajan Singh1744583038.63
Russel Arnold  b Harbhajan Singh2241582053.65
Sanath Jayasuriya not out 4350856086.00
Dilhara Lokuhettige  b Pathan21201931105.00
Upul Chandana c †Dhoni b Khan1117231064.70
Farveez Maharoof not out 2332314071.87
Extras(b 4, lb 3, w 7)14
TOTAL48.2 Ov (RR: 4.32, 202 Mts)209/7
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Kumar Sangakkara, 4.3 ov), 2-55 (Marvan Atapattu, 13.1 ov), 3-60 (Mahela Jayawardene, 15.2 ov), 4-104 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 27.4 ov), 5-112 (Russel Arnold, 29.4 ov), 6-140 (Dilhara Lokuhettige, 34.2 ov), 7-172 (Upul Chandana, 40.3 ov)
Irfan Pathan1024324.30394010
4.3 to KC Sangakkara, just the start that India needed! Pathan strikes early ! good length delivery, the one that pitches in line with the stumps and goes straight on, Sangakkara shuffles across to play and gets hit on the pad, loud appeal and up goes the finger. 19/1
34.2 to LHD Dilhara, width outside the off stump and Dilhara goes after it, ball clips the inside edge and crashes into the stumps, bowling change works for India, Sri Lanka six down. 140/6
Zaheer Khan1013223.20475020
15.2 to DPMD Jayawardene, bowled'm! right through! good length delivery, pitched in line with the off stump and shaping in, Jayawardene plays all over it and the ball goes right through the gap between the bat and the pad, Sri Lanka three down and in trouble. 60/3
40.3 to UDU Chandana, bad shot given the situations!! having played so intelligently till now, Chandana tries to run the ball down to thirdman, gets only the outer edge of the bat which is easily pouched by wicket keeper Dhoni. 172/7
Ashish Nehra1013403.40434010
Harbhajan Singh1004424.40417020
27.4 to TM Dilshan, Harbhajan strikes! tossed up and turning in from outside the off stump, Dilshan gets hit on the pad trying to sweep it away, loud appeal and the finger of death goes up. 104/4
29.4 to RP Arnold, Harbhajan strikes again! quicker delivery, the one that keeps its line after pitching, Arnold fails to make contact and the ball hits the off stump, Sri Lanka in deep trouble now. 112/5
Virender Sehwag804505.62276110
Suresh Raina0.204012.0011000
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TossIndia, elected to bat first
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka
Sanath Jayasuriya
Match numberODI no. 2262
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
ODI debut
Suresh Raina
Suresh Raina
Venugopal Rao
Venugopal Rao
Dilhara Lokuhettige
Dilhara Lokuhettige
Sri Lanka
Asoka de Silva
Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Sri Lanka
Tyron Wijewardene
Match Referee
South Africa
Mike Procter
PointsSri Lanka 5, India 1
Sri Lanka Innings
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