As it Happened - India vs Sri Lanka, 1st ODI at Cuttack

Updated: 04 November 2014 22:56 IST

Live cricket score and ball-by-ball commentary from the first first One-Day International (ODI) match between India and Sri Lanka at the Barabati Stadium, Cuttack on Sunday.

As it Happened - India vs Sri Lanka, 1st ODI at Cuttack
Shikhar Dhawan and Ajinkya Rahane hit tons in a 231-run opening stand, helping India to 363 for 5 against Sri Lanka in Cuttack © BCCI

India defeated Sri Lanka by 169 runs in the first of the five One-Day Internationals (ODI) at the Barabati Stadium on Sunday. Catch all the highlights of the match here: (SCORECARD | SCHEDULE)

After being put in to bat, India had posted a mammoth total of 363/5 in their 50 overs with openers Ajinkya Rahane (111) and Shikhar Dhawan (113) scoring centuries.

Sri Lanka's batting could never sustain a regular partnership, and the visitors lost wickets at regular intervals which led to their being bowled out for 194 in 39.2 overs.

The second cricket ODI will be held at Ahmedabad Nov 6.

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Ajinkya Rahane has been awarded the Man of the Match award for his brilliant century. That's it for today, do join us on Thursday, 6th November for the second ODI to be played in Ahmedabad. Until then, it's good bye from the commentary team.

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Sri Lanka had to come out and go after everything but however, the Indian bowlers bowled quick and kept good lines. It kept struggling the batsmen and they kept throwing wickets at regular intervals. None of the batsmen from Sri Lanka really got going apart from Jayawardene who was the top scorer with 43 runs. Ishant Sharma was the leading wicket-taker for India, picking up 4 wickets.

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India win comprehensively here. They have performed well in all departments of the game. They batted well in the first innings to put up a huge total on the board, with Rahane and Dhawan getting a century each. All the bowlers from Sri Lankan bowling attack were expensive, however Randiv got 3 wickets.

39.2
W

Umesh Yadav to Thisara Perera

OUT! THAT'S IT! Short ball and Perera pulls it in the air and towards the long on fielder. Ishant Sharma there gets forward and takes a good low catch. Ishant claims it, but the umpires are not sure whether it has been taken cleanly or not. They wait for the replay and it shows Ishant has taken it. INDIA WIN BY 169 RUNS.

39.1
4

Umesh Yadav to Thisara Perera

FOUR! Shot! Full and in the slot, Perera smashes it straight down the ground for a boundary.

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Umesh Yadav comes back into the attack.

38.6
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to

Tossed up delivery, Gamage defends it off the back foot.

38.5
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to

The batsman has played that off the front foot and into the ground.

38.4
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Thisara Perera

Short again, Perera goes for the pull but gets a top edge which falls safe. They take a single.

38.3
4

Ravichandran Ashwin to Thisara Perera

FOUR! Full and flighted, Perera slog sweeps it over the short fine leg fielder for a boundary.

38.2
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Ravichandran Ashwin to

Pitching on middle stump and turning in, Gamage gets hit on the pads. Huge appeal for leg before and umpire turns it down. The ball was going down leg.

38.1
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Thisara Perera

Short ball, Perera punches it to the deep cover fielder for a single.

37.6
0

Ishant Sharma to

Full outside off, Gamage drives it to the point fielder.

37.5
0

Ishant Sharma to

Length ball outside off, Gamage lets it go to the keeper.

37.4
0

Ishant Sharma to

Length ball outside off, Gamage looks to defend it but gets beaten.

37.3
0

Ishant Sharma to

The batsman has attempted to put bat on ball - but fails.

37.2
0

Ishant Sharma to

A tad full. Gamage defends it off the front foot and into the ground.

37.1
1

Ishant Sharma to Thisara Perera

Back of a length ball down the leg side, Perera turns it to fine leg for a single.

36.6
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Ravichandran Ashwin to Thisara Perera

Full and sliding in, Perera tries to work it to the leg side but gets struck on the pads. Huge appeal for leg before wicket but the umpire turns it down.

36.5
2

Ravichandran Ashwin to Thisara Perera

Short outside off, Perera cuts it through the point region for a couple of runs.

36.4
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Thisara Perera

Perera looks to reverse sweep the short ball but gets struck on the pads.

36.3
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Thisara Perera

The batsman was beaten and missed the line of the delivery.

36.2
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Thisara Perera

Full and flighted, Perera drives it to mid on.

36.1
4

Ravichandran Ashwin to Thisara Perera

FOUR! Tossed up delivery, Perera looks to go big over the on side but gets an inside edge to fine leg form a boundary.

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Lahiru Gamage is the last man in...

35.6
W

Ishant Sharma to Dhammika Prasad

OUT! Fourth wicket for Ishant! Short of a length and shaping away, Prasad looks to push it to the off side but gets a outside edge to the keeper. Double wicket maiden for Ishant. India just need one more wicket to win.

35.5
0

Ishant Sharma to Dhammika Prasad

The batsman has attempted to put bat on ball - but fails.

35.4
0

Ishant Sharma to Dhammika Prasad

Good length ball moving away, Prasad looks to defend it off the back foot but gets beaten.

35.3
0

Ishant Sharma to Dhammika Prasad

The batsman shows the full face of the bat and defends the ball off the back foot.

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Dhammika Prasad is the new man in.

35.2
W

Ishant Sharma to Suraj Randiv

OUT! Timber! Length ball outside off, Randiv plays away from his body and gets an inside edge onto the stumps. Sri Lanka are eight down now. Ishant gets his third wicket. 189 more needed off 88 balls.

35.1
0

Ishant Sharma to Suraj Randiv

Good length ball on and around off, Randiv defends it off the back foot.

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Batting Powerplay.

34.6
1

Suresh Raina to Suraj Randiv

On the pads, Randiv flicks the ball to fine leg for a single.

34.5
1

Suresh Raina to Thisara Perera

Perera punches the ball off the back foot to the point region for a single.

34.4
0

Suresh Raina to Thisara Perera

Full and flighted, Perera drives it to the cover region.

34.3
0

Suresh Raina to Thisara Perera

Perera flicks the ball to mid on.

34.2
0

Suresh Raina to Thisara Perera

Punched off the backfoot by the batsman.

34.1
0

Suresh Raina to Thisara Perera

Flat and quick, Perera punches it back to the bowler.

33.6
4

Ishant Sharma to Suraj Randiv

FOUR! Driven away! Fuller outside off, Randiv drives it through the cover region for a boundary.

33.6
1
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Ishant Sharma to Suraj Randiv

Wide! Another bouncer! That's over the head of Randiv. Free hit continues.

33.6
1
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Ishant Sharma to Suraj Randiv

No ball! Front foot no ball. Banged in short by Ishant, Randiv ducks under it.

33.5
0

Ishant Sharma to Suraj Randiv

Fuller this time outside off, Randiv goes for the drive but misses it.

33.4
0

Ishant Sharma to Suraj Randiv

The batsman has defended it by getting right behind the line of the delivery.

33.3
0

Ishant Sharma to Suraj Randiv

Play and a miss! Length ball outside off, Randiv looks to push it but misses it.

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Suraj Randiv is the new man in.

33.2
W

Ishant Sharma to Ashan Priyanjan

OUT! Priyanjan is a goner! Good length ball that shapes away, Priyanjan pokes at it and gets a thin outside edge to the keeper. Ishant gets his second wicket. How long can Sri Lanka survive here? 197 needed of 100 balls and just 3 wickets in hand.

33.1
1

Ishant Sharma to Thisara Perera

Back of a length ball on the leg stump line, Perera pushes it to mid on for a single.

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Ishant Sharma comes back into the attack.

32.6
1

Suresh Raina to Thisara Perera

Short ball, Perera punches it to long on for a single.

32.5
1

Suresh Raina to Ashan Priyanjan

The batsman has driven it through mid-on. They pick up a single.

32.4
0

Suresh Raina to Ashan Priyanjan

On the pads, Priyanjan plays it to the square leg region.

32.3
1

Suresh Raina to Thisara Perera

Full and flighted, Perera drives it to long on for a single.

32.2
4

Suresh Raina to Thisara Perera

FOUR! Perera gets a top edge while trying to reverse sweep the ball. The ball goes over the short third man fielder for a boundary.

32.1
2

Suresh Raina to Thisara Perera

Full outside off, Perera lofts it over the mid off fielder for a couple of runs.

31.6
4

Ravichandran Ashwin to Ashan Priyanjan

FOUR! Short ball outside off, Perera plays the late cut through the third man region for a boundary.

31.5
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Thisara Perera

On the pads, Perera works it to deep square leg for a single.

31.4
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Thisara Perera

Tossed up around off, Perera drives it to mid off.

31.3
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Thisara Perera

Full and flighted, Perera plays it straight back.

31.2
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Ashan Priyanjan

On the pads, the batsman works it to the leg side for a single.

31.1
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Ashan Priyanjan

Tossed up delivery, Priyanjan defends it off the front foot.

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Ashwin comes back into the attack.

30.6
0

Suresh Raina to Thisara Perera

Well tossed up on off, driven straight to mid off.

30.5
1

Suresh Raina to Ashan Priyanjan

Flatter on middle, pushed down to long on for one.

30.4
0

Suresh Raina to Ashan Priyanjan

Driven through the covers by the batsman.

30.4
5
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Suresh Raina to Ashan Priyanjan

FIVE WIDES! Poor bowling! Misdirected down leg, it goes past everything and into the fence.

30.3
0

Suresh Raina to Ashan Priyanjan

Chips down and looks to block, the ball spins and hits his pad.

30.2
1

Suresh Raina to Thisara Perera

Floated on off, eased down to long off for a single.

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Thisara Perera makes his way to the middle.

30.1
W

Suresh Raina to Angelo Mathews

OUT! There's the big fish! Flatter on middle, Mathews swings across the line, mishits it straight to Akshar Patel at square leg who hangs on to it. Mathews has to walk back disappointed and Sri Lanka are all but done. 220 needed off 119 balls.

29.6
1

Axar Patel to Angelo Mathews

Carved through point for a single.

29.5
0

Axar Patel to Angelo Mathews

Presses forward in defense.

29.4
0

Axar Patel to Angelo Mathews

Defended off the front foot by the batsman presenting the full face of the bat.

29.3
4

Axar Patel to Angelo Mathews

FOUR! Gone through! Flat and short outside off, Mathews goes for a cut but the ball goes off the outside edge and flies past Raina who failed to get a hand on it at first slip.

29.2
0

Axar Patel to Angelo Mathews

A back foot defense now.

29.1
0

Axar Patel to Angelo Mathews

Flatter and fuller on off, Mathews blocks off the front foot.

28.6
0

Suresh Raina to Ashan Priyanjan

The batsman has played that off the front foot and into the ground.

28.5
1

Suresh Raina to Angelo Mathews

Driven to long on.

28.4
0

Suresh Raina to Angelo Mathews

Flatter and fuller on middle, pushed to mid on.

28.3
1

Suresh Raina to Ashan Priyanjan

Another push down the ground for a single.

28.2
1

Suresh Raina to Angelo Mathews

The batsman has driven it through mid on. One run added to the total.

28.1
0

Suresh Raina to Angelo Mathews

Comes forward and defends.

27.6
1

Axar Patel to Angelo Mathews

Stays back and punches it down to deep point for a single.

27.5
0

Axar Patel to Angelo Mathews

Tad short, pulled straight to mid-wicket.

27.4
0

Axar Patel to Angelo Mathews

Flatter on middle, Mathews defends off the front foot.

27.3
0

Axar Patel to Angelo Mathews

Defended off the front foot by the batsman presenting the full face of the bat.

27.2
1

Axar Patel to Ashan Priyanjan

Pushes this to mid on for a single.

27.1
0

Axar Patel to Ashan Priyanjan

Chips down and tries to defend but gets hit on the pads.

26.6
0

Suresh Raina to Angelo Mathews

Well tossed up on a length, Mathews presses forward in defense.

26.5
0

Suresh Raina to Angelo Mathews

The batsman has played that off the front foot and into the ground.

26.4
1

Suresh Raina to Ashan Priyanjan

Chips down and bunts it down the ground for a single.

26.3
1

Suresh Raina to Angelo Mathews

Flatter on off, punched down to long off for one.

26.2
1

Suresh Raina to Ashan Priyanjan

Chips down and pushes it down to long on for a single.

26.1
0

Suresh Raina to Ashan Priyanjan

Defended off the front foot by the batsman presenting the full face of the bat.

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Suresh Raina into the attack.

25.6
1

Axar Patel to Ashan Priyanjan

The batsman has flicked the ball off his pads. One run added to the total.

25.5
0

Axar Patel to Ashan Priyanjan

Spins away sharply away from off and goes past the outside edge.

25.4
0

Axar Patel to Ashan Priyanjan

The batsman has played that off the front foot and into the ground.

25.3
0

Axar Patel to Ashan Priyanjan

And another forward defense.

25.2
0

Axar Patel to Ashan Priyanjan

Well tossed up on middle, Priyanjan defends off the front foot.

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Ashan Priyanjan is the new man.

25.1
W

Axar Patel to Mahela Jayawardene

OUT! Taken! Straight to the man! Well tossed up on off, Mahela leans forward and plays an uppish drive but straight into the hands of Kohli at covers who makes no mistake. Five down and Sri Lanka are in dire straits now.

24.6
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Angelo Mathews

Defended off the front foot by the batsman presenting the full face of the bat.

24.5
4

Ravichandran Ashwin to Angelo Mathews

FOUR! And this is too easy! Short and slow, Mathews rocks back and cuts it hard through point.

24.4
4

Ravichandran Ashwin to Angelo Mathews

FOUR! What a shot! Reverse slogs this over covers for a tremendous shot.

24.3
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Angelo Mathews

The batsman has defended it by getting right behind the line of the delivery.

24.2
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

The batsman has flicked the ball off his pads. The batsmen have run through for a single.

24.1
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Angelo Mathews

Leans forward drives it down to long on for a single.

23.6
0

Axar Patel to Mahela Jayawardene

The batsman has defended it by getting right behind the line of the delivery.

23.5
0

Axar Patel to Mahela Jayawardene

Waits back and square drives it to point.

23.4
4

Axar Patel to Mahela Jayawardene

FOUR! Nicely played! Shuffles across paddles it cleverly over short fine leg and into the fence.

23.3
0

Axar Patel to Mahela Jayawardene

The batsman has defended it by getting right behind the line of the delivery.

23.2
0

Axar Patel to Mahela Jayawardene

Full and floated on middle, defended by pushing it back to Patel.

23.1
0

Axar Patel to Mahela Jayawardene

On the pads, Jayawardene flicks it to mid-wicket.

22.6
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Angelo Mathews

Mathews gets in the line of the ball and defends it.

22.5
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

Jayawardene nudges the ball to the square leg region for a single.

22.4
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Angelo Mathews

Full and floated on leg, Mathews gets an inside edge wide of the the leg slip fielder. They take a single.

22.3
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

The batsman flicks it away with a wristy shot. The batsmen have run through for a single.

22.2
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Angelo Mathews

Pitching on middle and leg and turning in, Mathews works it fine down the leg side for a single.

22.1
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Angelo Mathews

Short outside off, Mathews defends it to the off side.

21.6
1

Axar Patel to Angelo Mathews

Tossed up delivery, Mathews looks to defend it but gets an inside edge to square leg region for a single.

21.5
0

Axar Patel to Angelo Mathews

The batsman has played that off the front foot and into the ground.

21.4
0

Axar Patel to Angelo Mathews

Full and flighted on middle, Mathews plays it to mid on.

21.3
0

Axar Patel to Angelo Mathews

Short outside off, Mathews looks to cut it but misses it.

21.2
2

Axar Patel to Angelo Mathews

Short on the pads, Mathews works it wide of the deep square leg fielder for a couple of runs.

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Angelo Mathews is the new man in.

21.1
W

Axar Patel to Seekkuge Prasanna

OUT! Short outside off, Prasanna cuts it uppishly straight to Rahane at backward point region. Poor shot from Prasanna and Sri Lanka are four down now. They need someone to support Jayawardene.

20.6
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Seekkuge Prasanna

The batsman flicks it away with a wristy shot. They pick up a single.

20.5
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

Full on leg, Jayawardene works it to the leg side for a single.

20.4
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

Short outside off, Jayawardene opens the face of the bat and helps it to third man.

20.3
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

Tossed up delivery, Jayawardene goes for the sweep but gets hit on the pads.

20.2
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

Jayawardene flicks the full ball to the mid-wicket region.

20.1
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

Full and flighted, Jayawardene plays it back to the bowler.

19.6
1

Umesh Yadav to Mahela Jayawardene

A short delivery which has been pulled away. The batsmen have run through for a single.

19.5
0

Umesh Yadav to Mahela Jayawardene

Defended off the front foot by the batsman presenting the full face of the bat.

19.4
1

Umesh Yadav to Seekkuge Prasanna

Prasanna looks to pull the short ball but does not connect it well. They take a single.

19.3
0

Umesh Yadav to Seekkuge Prasanna

Good length ball, Prasanna pushes it to the point region.

19.2
1

Umesh Yadav to Mahela Jayawardene

Full on the pads, Jayawardene flicks it through the square leg region for a single.

19.1
1

Umesh Yadav to Seekkuge Prasanna

Prasanna turns the ball to the leg side for a single.

19.1
1
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Umesh Yadav to Seekkuge Prasanna

WIDE! Full and wide down the leg side, Prasanna looks to flick but misses it.

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Umesh Yadav comes back into the attack.

18.6
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Seekkuge Prasanna

Short ball, Prasanna punches it to long on for a single.

18.5
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

Jayawardene flicks it to the square leg region for a single.

18.4
4

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

FOUR! Tossed up outside off, Jayawardene comes a bit across and uses his wrist to flick it over the mid-wicket fielder for a boundary.

18.3
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Seekkuge Prasanna

Prasanna turns the full ball to long on for a single.

18.2
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Seekkuge Prasanna

Defended off the front foot by the batsman presenting the full face of the bat.

18.1
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

Jayawardene flicks it through the square leg region for a single.

17.6
0

Axar Patel to Seekkuge Prasanna

Wide outside off, Prasanna lets it go to the keeper.

17.5
0

Axar Patel to Seekkuge Prasanna

Beaten! Prasanna looks to push the ball to the off side but misses it.

17.4
0

Axar Patel to Seekkuge Prasanna

Short outside off, Prasanna defends it off the back foot.

17.3
1

Axar Patel to Mahela Jayawardene

On the pads, Jayawardene flicks it to square leg for a single.

17.2
4

Axar Patel to Mahela Jayawardene

FOUR! Two in two! Short again outside off and Jayawardene plays the same shot for another boundary.

17.1
4

Axar Patel to Mahela Jayawardene

FOUR! Short outside off, Jayawardene plays the late cut fine down the off side for a boundary.

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Akshar Patel comes into the attack.

16.6
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Seekkuge Prasanna

Prasanna defends the full ball off the front foot.

16.5
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Seekkuge Prasanna

Defended off the front foot by the batsman presenting the full face of the bat.

16.4
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

Jayawardene drives it to mid on for a single.

16.3
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

Full and floated on middle, Jayawardene looks to sweep but gets hit on the pads. The ball tosses up from his pads and the keeper takes the catch. Indian appeal for a catch but is turned down.

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Seekkuge Prasanna is the new man in.

16.2
W

Ravichandran Ashwin to Upul Tharanga

OUT! UGLY SHOT! Full and tossed up by Ashwin, Tharanga lofts it against the turn and straight to Dhawan at long on. He takes a simple catch. His struggle has ended and Sri Lanka has lost their third wicket. They need a partnership here.

16.1
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Upul Tharanga

Full and flighted, Tharanga plays it straight back.

15.6
4

Ishant Sharma to Mahela Jayawardene

FOUR! SHOT! Banged in short again by Ishant, Jayawardene waits for it and plays the upper cut over the slip region for a boundary.

15.5
4

Ishant Sharma to Mahela Jayawardene

FOUR! Back of a length ball just outside off and Jayawardene punches it through the cover point region for a boundary.

15.4
0

Ishant Sharma to Mahela Jayawardene

BOUNCER! Banged in short by Ishant, Jayawardene ducks under it. Umpire calls it one for the over.

15.3
1

Ishant Sharma to Upul Tharanga

Fullish outside off, Tharanga pushes it to the cover region for a single.

15.2
1

Ishant Sharma to Mahela Jayawardene

Fuller on the pads, Jayawardene flicks it to fine leg for a single.

15.1
1

Ishant Sharma to Upul Tharanga

Back of a length ball on leg, Tharanga works it to the mid-wicket region for a single.

14.6
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

Tucked away to the leg side for a single.

14.5
6

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

SIX! That's a huge one! Flighted ball, Jayawardene charges down the track and lofts the ball over the bowler's head for a biggie.

14.4
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Upul Tharanga

Full and floated, Tharanga drives it through the cover region for a single.

14.3
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Mahela Jayawardene

Jayawardene cuts the short ball to short third man for a single.

14.2
1

Ravichandran Ashwin to Upul Tharanga

Full and flighted ball, Tharanga drives it to long off for a single.

14.1
0

Ravichandran Ashwin to Upul Tharanga

Short outside off, Tharanga looks to cut it but gets beaten.

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Ravichandran Ashwin comes into the attack.

13.6
0

Ishant Sharma to Mahela Jayawardene

Full and wide outside off, Jayawardene chooses to leave it.

13.5
1

Ishant Sharma to Upul Tharanga

Tharanga works the ball fine down the leg side for a single.

13.4
1

Ishant Sharma to Mahela Jayawardene

Length ball outside off, Jayawardene pushes it to the point region for a single.

13.4
1
wd

Ishant Sharma to Mahela Jayawardene

WIDE! Full and wide down the leg side, Jayawardene still tries going after it.

13.3
0

Ishant Sharma to Mahela Jayawardene

Good length ball on middle, Jayawardene defends it on his toes.

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Mahela Jayawardene is the new man in.

13.2
W

Ishant Sharma to Kumar Sangakkara

OUT! The big fish is gone! Back of a length ball outside off, moving away late, Sangakkara gets an outside edge, while trying to drive, straight to the keeper. The umpire tells Sangakkara to wait for a front foot no ball, replay shows Ishant's foot was fine. Much needed wicket for India!

13.1
0

Ishant Sharma to Kumar Sangakkara

Back of a length ball, Sangakkara defends it off the back foot.

12.6
2

Virat Kohli to Upul Tharanga

Full outside off, Tharanga drives it through the cover region for a couple.

12.5
0

Virat Kohli to Upul Tharanga

The batsman shows the full face of the bat and defends the ball off the back foot.

12.4
4

Virat Kohli to Upul Tharanga

FOUR! Short outside off, Tharanga cuts it through the point region form a boundary.

12.3
0

Virat Kohli to Upul Tharanga

Length ball angled in, Tharanga plays it back to the bowler.

12.2
0

Virat Kohli to Upul Tharanga

Length ball from round the wicket, Tharanga plays it straight back.

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Virat Kohli to continue his over. He walks out of the field.

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Varun Aaron looks injured and is having some issues with his leg.

12.1
0

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

Play and a miss! Full and angled in, Tharanga looks for the drive but gets beaten.

11.6
0

Ishant Sharma to Kumar Sangakkara

Sangakkara defends the length ball off the back foot.

11.5
1
lb

Ishant Sharma to Upul Tharanga

Banged in short by Ishant, Tharanga tries to duck under it but gets hit on his right arm. They take a leg bye.

11.4
1

Ishant Sharma to Kumar Sangakkara

NOT OUT! Short of a length ball, Sangakkara works it to the leg side with soft hands. The ball goes towards the mid-wicket region and Tharanga wants the second run. Sangakkara sends him back and Rayudu comes in from the deep and hits the stumps directly at the striker's end. Indians start celebrating. Replay shows he was just back into the crease.

!

Third umpire has been called for a run out appeal.

11.3
4

Ishant Sharma to Kumar Sangakkara

FOUR! SHOT! Full on and around off, Sangakkara charges down the track and smashes it over the point region for a boundary.

11.2
0

Ishant Sharma to Kumar Sangakkara

Play and a miss! Good length ball pitching outside off and straightening up, Sangakkara looks to play it to the leg side but gets beaten.

11.1
0

Ishant Sharma to Kumar Sangakkara

Good length ball shaping back in, Sangakkara lets it go to the keeper.

10.6
0

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

Bac kof a length ball outside off, Tharanga cuts it to the point fielder. 10 runs from the over.

10.6
1
wd

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

Wide! Good length ball angled across from round the wicket.

10.5
0

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

A tad full just outside off, Tharanga punches it to the point fielder.

10.4
4

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

FOUR! Edged away! Fuller outside off, Tharanga goes for the drive but gets an outside edge over the second slip fielder for a boundary.

10.3
1

Varun Aaron to Kumar Sangakkara

Back of a length ball, Sangakkara defends the ball off the front foot and into the ground. They take a single.

10.2
0

Varun Aaron to Kumar Sangakkara

Good length ball just outside off, Sangakkara pushes it to the cover fielder.

10.1
4

Varun Aaron to Kumar Sangakkara

FOUR! What a shot! Full and outside off, Sangakkara gets on his knee and drives it uppishly over the cover region for a boundary.

!

End of mandatory Powerplay...

9.6
0

Ishant Sharma to Upul Tharanga

BOUNCER! Tharanga ducks under it.

9.5
1

Ishant Sharma to Kumar Sangakkara

Sangakkara works the length ball to the leg side for a single.

9.4
0

Ishant Sharma to Kumar Sangakkara

Good length ball, Sangakkara rocks to the back foot and defends it.

9.3
1

Ishant Sharma to Upul Tharanga

Fullish outside off, Tharanga drives it to the cover fielder who does not field it completely and they take a single.

9.2
0

Ishant Sharma to Upul Tharanga

Beaten! This time Ishant gets him squared up. Fuller outside off, Tharanga looks to defend but the ball goes past his outside edge.

9.1
4

Ishant Sharma to Upul Tharanga

FOUR! EDGED AWAY! Full and outside off, Tharanga slashes at it and gets an outside edge over the slip region for a boundary.

8.6
2

Umesh Yadav to Kumar Sangakkara

Back of a length ball angled in from round the wicket, Sangakkara pulls it through the mid-wicket region for a couple.

!

Kumar Sangakkara is the new man in.

8.5
W

Umesh Yadav to Tillakaratne Dilshan

OUT! Banged in short outside off, Dilshan goes for the cut but this time he gets an outside edge to the keeper. Saha makes no mistake and Sri Lanka have lost their first wicket. The pace and bounce has done the trick for Yadav.

8.4
2

Umesh Yadav to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Back of a length ball outside off, Dilshan waits for it and cuts it wide of the third man fielder and comes back for the second.

8.3
0

Umesh Yadav to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Pitched up on middle and leg, Dilshan works it to the mid on fielder.

8.2
0

Umesh Yadav to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Full and quick outside off, Dilshan goes after it and misses it.

8.1
0

Umesh Yadav to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Dilshan pushes the length ball to the point fielder.

7.6
0

Ishant Sharma to Upul Tharanga

Good length ball on middle and leg, Tharanga pushes it to mid on.

7.5
0

Ishant Sharma to Upul Tharanga

Play and a miss! Tharanga goes after a length ball outside off but gets beaten.

7.4
0

Ishant Sharma to Upul Tharanga

Good length ball on middle, Tharanga pushes it to the cover fielder.

7.3
0

Ishant Sharma to Upul Tharanga

Length ball wide outside off, Tharanga goes for a wild cut but does not connect.

7.2
0

Ishant Sharma to Upul Tharanga

Short of a length ball angled across, Tharanga looks to defend with no foot work and gets beaten.

7.1
1

Ishant Sharma to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Length ball on middle and leg, Dilshan works it to fine leg for a single.

!

Ishant Sharma comes into the attack.

6.6
0

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Fuller around off, Tharanga drives it straight to the cover fielder.

6.5
0

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

What pace! Fuller outside off and seaming away, Tharanga goes for the drive but gets beaten by the pace.

6.4
0

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Pitched up outside off, Tharanga gets on his knee and drives it to the point fielder.

6.3
0

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Length ball coming into the batsman from round the wicket, Tharanga was late into his shot and gets an inside edge onto his pads.

6.2
0

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

The batsman has defended it by getting right behind the line of the delivery.

6.1
0

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Yadav bangs in a short one and Tharanga looks to pull it but misses it. The ball hit him on his helmet and that might have hurt.

5.6
4

Varun Aaron to Tillakaratne Dilshan

FOUR! Well guided! Back of a length ball just outside off, Dilshan opens the face of his bat and guides it between first slip and gully for a boundary.

5.5
1

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

Back of a length ball, Tharanga gets on his toes and defends. They take a quick single.

5.4
0

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

Back of a length ball this time, Tharanga pushes it to the point region.

5.3
0

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

Good length ball, angled in, Tharanga looks to block it off the back foot but gets beaten.

5.2
0

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

Tharanga drives the full ball to the mid off fielder.

5.1
1

Varun Aaron to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Pitched up around off, Dilshan goes for the drive but gets an outside edge. Raina at gully misses the ball and it goes through him for a single.

4.6
0

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Short of a length ball, Tharanga pulls it to mid on.

4.5
2

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Length ball angled in from round the wicket, Tharanga looks to work it on his toes but gets hit on the gloves. The ball goes fine down the leg side for a couple of runs.

4.4
1

Umesh Yadav to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Fuller outside off, Dilshan pushes it wide of mid off for a single.

4.3
0

Umesh Yadav to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Play and a miss! Pitched up outside off, Dilshan goes after it but misses it.

4.2
1

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Full and outside off, Tharanga opens the face and smashes it uppishly to third man for a single.

4.1
0

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Good length ball from round the wicket, Tharanga pushes it to the point region.

3.6
0

Varun Aaron to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Full on middle and moving away, Dilshan pushes it to mid on.

3.5
1

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

Back of a length ball, Tharanga stays in the crease and guides it to third man for a single.

3.5
1
wd

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

Wide! Good length ball down the leg side, easy leave for Tharanga.

3.4
1

Varun Aaron to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Length ball just outside off, Dilshan punches it through the point region for a single.

3.3
2

Varun Aaron to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Full on the pads, Dilshan flicks it through the square leg region for a couple of runs.

3.2
1

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

Good length ball, bounces well after pitching, Tharanga was caught by surprise and gets hit on the glove. The ball goes wide of Raina at second slip and they take a single.

3.2
1
wd

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

Wide! Full and down the leg side, Tharanga goes after it but misses it.

3.1
0

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

Full and angled across, Tharanga goes for the drive but misses it.

2.6
0

Umesh Yadav to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Swing and a miss again! Full and outside off, Dilshan looks to drive but gets beaten again.

2.5
0

Umesh Yadav to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Beaten! Full and moving away, Dilshan goes for the drive but the ball goes pas this outside edge.

2.4
4

Umesh Yadav to Tillakaratne Dilshan

FOUR! First boundary of the innings! Full and angled in, Dilshan nudges it through the mid-wicket region for a boundary.

2.3
1

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Good length ball, Tharanga works it to the leg side for a single.

2.2
1

Umesh Yadav to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Dilshan pushes the full ball to the mid on region for a single.

2.2
1
wd

Umesh Yadav to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Wide! Full and wide down the leg side, Dilshan watches it go.

2.1
1
lb

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Back of a length ball seaming in, Tharanga looks to work it to the leg side but gets struck on the pads. They take a leg bye.

1.6
0

Varun Aaron to Tillakaratne Dilshan

BOUNCER! Aaron bangs in a short one outside off, Dilshan looks to pull but does not connect. 152.5, that was quick! This is the fastest ball of the match.

1.5
0

Varun Aaron to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Fuller this time, Dilshan mistimes it back to the bowler.

1.4
0

Varun Aaron to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Short of a length ball on and around off, Dilshan goes for the pull but does not middle it. The ball goes back to the bowler.

1.3
1

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

Full on the pads, Tharanga flicks it to fine leg for a single.

1.3
1
wd

Varun Aaron to Upul Tharanga

WIDE! Short of a length ball down the leg side, Tharanga goes after it but misses it.

1.2
1

Varun Aaron to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Full and outside off, Dilshan goes after it but gets an edge. Saha dives to his right to stop the ball but only gets a hand to it. They take a single.

1.1
0

Varun Aaron to Tillakaratne Dilshan

Full and shaping away, Dilshan goes after it but misses it.

!

Varun Aaron to bowl from the other end.

0.6
0

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Back of a length ball outside off, Tharanga looks to cut it but misses it. Maiden to start with.

0.5
0

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Short and outside off, Tharanga lets it go to the keeper.

0.4
0

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Length ball around off, Tharanga pushes it to the point fielder.

0.3
0

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Good length ball just outside off, Thanaraga stays back and defends it.

0.2
0

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Full and coming in, Tharanga plays it to mid on.

0.1
0

Umesh Yadav to Upul Tharanga

Full and outside off, Tharanga drives it straight to the cover fielder.

!

The players are making their way to the middle. Tillakaratne Dilshan and Upul Tharanga to open the innings for Sri Lanka. Umesh Yadav to bowl with the new ball.

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