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Shafin
February 22, 2006, 11:40 PM
From cricinfo:


2nd ODI: Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Bogra, 22 Feb 2006

Ball-by-Ball Commentary

Match State: Match start scheduled for 9.30am local time (3.30am GMT)

0.1 Mashrafe Mortaza to Mubarak, no run, left alone outside off stump.
0.2 Mashrafe Mortaza to Mubarak, no run, good ball beats the outside
edge.
0.3 Mashrafe Mortaza to Mubarak, no run, defended to point.
0.4 Mashrafe Mortaza to Mubarak, no run
0.5 Mashrafe Mortaza to Mubarak, no run
0.6 Mashrafe Mortaza to Mubarak, one run, played to midwicket for a
single.

End of over 1 (1 run) Sri Lanka 1/0 (RR: 1.00)
Mashrafe Mortaza 1-0-1-0
J Mubarak 1* (6b) ST Jayasuriya 0* (0b)

1.1 Syed Rasel to Mubarak, no run
1.2 Syed Rasel to Mubarak, no run, good ball outside off stump, left
alone watchfully.
1.3 Syed Rasel to Mubarak, bye: one run, good ball goes through the bat
and pad to the keeper, who does not collect it cleanly, they run
for a bye.
1.4 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, defended to the off side on the
front foot.
1.5 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, bit of swing outside off stump,
Jayasuriya tries to play a shot, but does not commit to it.
1.6 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, bit of width outside off stump,
cuts and misses.

End of over 2 (1 run, maiden) Sri Lanka 2/0 (RR: 1.00)
Syed Rasel 1-1-0-0
J Mubarak 1* (9b) ST Jayasuriya 0* (3b)

2.1 Mashrafe Mortaza to Mubarak, no run, good ball on the stumps,
defended to the off side, thinking of a single, sent back.
2.2 Mashrafe Mortaza to Mubarak, no run, down the leg side, of the pad
to square leg.
2.3 Mashrafe Mortaza to Mubarak, one run, pushed to mid-on, quick
single taken.
2.4 Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayasuriya, no run, pushes forward to mid-on.
2.5 Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball on target,
defends on the front foot down the track.
2.6 Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayasuriya, two runs, on the pads, nicely
flicks it away to long leg, comes back for the second run.

End of over 3 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 5/0 (RR: 1.67)
Mashrafe Mortaza 2-0-4-0
J Mubarak 2* (12b) ST Jayasuriya 2* (6b)

3.1 Syed Rasel to Mubarak, OUT: good ball outside off stump, drives,
gets an edge, taken on the bounce by the keeper, the bowler
appeals for a caught behind, given by the umpire, there is some
confusion with the decision.

Sri Lanka 5/1, Partnership of 5
J Mubarak c Khaled Mashud b Syed Rasel 2 (13b 0x4 0x6)
ST Jayasuriya 2* (6b) Syed Rasel 1.1-1-0-1

surprising decision, Jayasurya calls Mubarak back and then talks to
the Umpires, the Umpires talk to each other, it is not referred to
the third Umpire, Mubarak has to go.
3.2 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run
3.3 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run
3.4 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, good ball, bit more bounce, tries
to cut, gets an edge.
bowling round the wicket for Sangakkara.
3.5 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, defended to the on side.
3.6 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, one run, quick single taken to covers.

End of over 4 (1 run) Sri Lanka 6/1 (RR: 1.50)
Syed Rasel 2-1-1-1
KC Sangakkara 1* (5b) ST Jayasuriya 2* (6b)

4.1 Mashrafe Mortaza to Sangakkara, two runs, pushed to cover, quick
single taken, throws at the stumps, runs for an overthrow.
4.2 Mashrafe Mortaza to Sangakkara, no run
4.3 Mashrafe Mortaza to Sangakkara, no run, good ball outside off
stump, beats the outside edge.
4.4 Mashrafe Mortaza to Sangakkara, no run, short of length, pushes to
mid-on.
4.5 Mashrafe Mortaza to Sangakkara, no run, good ball on the stumps,
defends to the on side.
4.6 Mashrafe Mortaza to Sangakkara, one run, short of length outside
off stump, gets an edge, short of the second slip, ball goes to
thirdman for a single.

End of over 5 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 9/1 (RR: 1.80)
Mashrafe Mortaza 3-0-7-0
KC Sangakkara 4* (11b) ST Jayasuriya 2* (6b)

5.1 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, one run, good ball swinging away, runs it
down to thirdman for a single.
5.2 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball on target, defends to
the off side.
5.3 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, driven to mid-off.
5.4 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, bit of width, cuts it late,
excellent fielding at backward-point by Alok Kapali.
5.5 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, one run, width outside off stump, cuts in
the air, just short of thirdman, single taken.
5.6 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, forces of the back-foot to mid-
off.

End of over 6 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 11/1 (RR: 1.83)
Syed Rasel 3-1-3-1
ST Jayasuriya 3* (10b) KC Sangakkara 5* (13b)

cloudy conditions at Bogra.
6.1 Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball on target, comes
forward and defends to mid-off.
6.2 Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayasuriya, no run, mistimes the cut to the off
side.
Good conditions for bowling.
6.3 Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayasuriya, one run, on the pads, played in
front of square leg for a single.
6.4 Mashrafe Mortaza to Sangakkara, one run, good ball, gets an outside
edge to thirdman, single taken.
6.5 Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball pitching on the
leg stump, plays down the wrong line, gets hit on the pad, loud
shout, not given, looked close.
6.6 Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayasuriya, wide: no run, down the leg side.
6.6 Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayasuriya, no run, short of length, pushes to
mid-off.

End of over 7 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 14/1 (RR: 2.00)
Mashrafe Mortaza 4-0-10-0 (1w)
KC Sangakkara 6* (14b) ST Jayasuriya 4* (15b)

7.1 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, full length delivery outside off
stump, driven back to the bowler.
7.2 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, short of length, drives of the
back-foot to mid-off.
7.3 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, good ball coming in, comes
forward and defends, fielded by the bowler.
7.4 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, good tight bowling, defended to
the off side.
7.5 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, good ball swinging away outside
off stump, left alone.
7.6 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, good ball, bit slower, comes
forward and defends to the off side.

End of over 8 (maiden) Sri Lanka 14/1 (RR: 1.75)
Syed Rasel 4-2-3-1
ST Jayasuriya 4* (15b) KC Sangakkara 6* (20b)

8.1 Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayasuriya, no run, short of length, stands
tall and defends to the off side.
8.2 Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball on the middle and
leg, watchfully defended to the on side.
8.3 Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball on the middle and
leg, bit more bounce, just beats the outside edge, wonderful
bowling.
8.4 Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayasuriya, no run, moves forward and defends
solidly on the front foot back to the bowler.
8.5 Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball outside off
stump, draws Jayasuriya forward, beats the outside edge, good
bowling.
8.6 Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball, moves forward
and defends to mid-on.

End of over 9 (maiden) Sri Lanka 14/1 (RR: 1.56)
Mashrafe Mortaza 5-1-10-0 (1w)
KC Sangakkara 6* (20b) ST Jayasuriya 4* (21b)

9.1 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, one run, pushes to mid-off, quick single
taken.
9.2 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, short of length outside off
stump, moving away, keeps a bit low, left alone.
9.3 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball on target, defends
watchfully, fielded on the follow through.
9.4 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, defended to extra-cover.
9.5 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball outside off stump, back
of a length, left alone.
9.6 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, FOUR, width offered outside off stump,
Jayasuriya cuts well past the backward-point to the fence, first
boundary of the innings, Good SHOT!

End of over 10 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 19/1 (RR: 1.90)
Syed Rasel 5-2-8-1
KC Sangakkara 7* (21b) ST Jayasuriya 8* (26b 1x4)

Powerplay taken (11-15).
10.1 Mashrafe Mortaza to Sangakkara, no run, drives well to mid-off, but
cannot beat the fielder.
10.2 Mashrafe Mortaza to Sangakkara, no run, short of length, defends on
the back foot to mid-off.
10.3 Mashrafe Mortaza to Sangakkara, no run, short of length, moves back
and defends to the off side.
10.4 Mashrafe Mortaza to Sangakkara, no run, punches of the back-foot to
mid-off, fielder quickly in prevents a single.
10.5 Mashrafe Mortaza to Sangakkara, no run, worked to midwicket.
10.6 Mashrafe Mortaza to Sangakkara, no run, worked in front of square
leg, straight to the fielder, takes off for a single, sent back.

End of over 11 (maiden) Sri Lanka 19/1 (RR: 1.73)
Mashrafe Mortaza 6-2-10-0 (1w)
ST Jayasuriya 8* (26b 1x4) KC Sangakkara 7* (27b)

11.1 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, three runs, fuller length delivery,
Jayasuriya drives, gets a thickish edge to deep midwicket, three
runs taken.
11.2 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, defended to the on side.
11.3 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, fuller length delivery, this time
Sangakkara mistimes the drive, ball goes to mid-on.
11.4 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, punches to extra-cover, cannot
beat the fielder.
11.5 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, FOUR, on the pads, flicked nicely to
backward square leg fence, good shot!
11.6 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, pushed to the on side.

End of over 12 (7 runs) Sri Lanka 26/1 (RR: 2.17)
Syed Rasel 6-2-15-1
ST Jayasuriya 11* (27b 1x4) KC Sangakkara 11* (32b 1x4)

Sangakkara having some refreshment.
Change in bowling, Nazmul Hossain comes into replace Mortaza.
12.1 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, (noball) FOUR, GOOD SHOT! bowler
oversteps, pitched up, driven upishly past the bowler to the long-
on fence.
12.1 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, one run, down the leg side, played
behind square leg for a single.
12.2 Nazmul Hossain to Sangakkara, wide: no run, outside off stump, left
alone, signalled wide
12.2 Nazmul Hossain to Sangakkara, no run
12.3 Nazmul Hossain to Sangakkara, one run, played behind square leg for
a single.
12.4 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, no run
12.5 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, FOUR, GOOD SHOT! comes down the track
and lofts it wide of long-off to the fence.
12.6 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, FOUR, GOOD SHOT! comes down the track
and cuts hard in the air over the in fielders to the cover fence.

End of over 13 (16 runs) Sri Lanka 42/1 (RR: 3.23)
Nazmul Hossain 1-0-16-0 (1w 1nb)
KC Sangakkara 12* (34b 1x4) ST Jayasuriya 24* (32b 4x4)

13.1 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, one run, comes down the track and plays
to midwicket for a single.
13.2 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, defended back to the bowler.
13.3 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, one run, short of length, tries to pull,
almost gave a catch back to the bowler, goes to mid-on, single
taken.
13.4 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, played to mid-on.
13.5 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run
13.6 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, good ball on target, defends on
the front foot down the track.

End of over 14 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 44/1 (RR: 3.14)
Syed Rasel 7-2-17-1
ST Jayasuriya 25* (34b 4x4) KC Sangakkara 13* (38b 1x4)

14.1 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball on the stumps,
moving away, not cleanly defended.
14.2 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, FOUR, GOOD SHOT! fuller length
delivery, drives well in the air to midwicket fence.
14.3 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, FOUR, SHOT! this time pitches it
short, Jayasuriya quickly on the back-foot pulls well over the
midwicket to the fence.
14.4 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, two runs, this time drives in the air
over the in fielders to deep cover, comes back for the second run.
14.5 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, no run, good change in pace, defends,
gets an inside edge to the off side.
14.6 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, one run, short of length, bit more
bounce, adjusts well and opens the face of the bat and runs it
down to thirdman for a single.

End of over 15 (11 runs) Sri Lanka 55/1 (RR: 3.67)
Nazmul Hossain 2-0-27-0 (1w 1nb)
ST Jayasuriya 36* (40b 6x4) KC Sangakkara 13* (38b 1x4)

Powerplay taken (16-20).
15.1 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball on target, defends to
the off side.
15.2 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball, gets an inside edge,
wants a single, sent back.
15.3 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, good controlled bowling from
Rasel, defends with the full face of the bat back to the bowler.
15.4 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, pushes to the off side, fielded
at backward-point.
15.5 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, one run, good ball, moves forward and
defends, gets an outside edge to thirdman, takes a single.
15.6 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, one run, pushes wide of mid-on for a
single, midwicket tries to cut it off but cannot do so.

End of over 16 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 57/1 (RR: 3.56)
Syed Rasel 8-2-19-1
KC Sangakkara 14* (39b 1x4) ST Jayasuriya 37* (45b 6x4)

That is drinks time.

Match State: Drinks

Welcome back after the drinks break, Sri Lanka are currently 57 for
the loss of 1 wicket. Earlier today the overs were reduced to 49
overs after a delayed start.
Bangladesh won the toss and elected to field and did well to
restrict Sri Lanka to 57 for one in 16 overs, good bowling from
Mortaza and Syed Rasel.
Rafique comes into the attack.
16.1 Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, good ball first up, tossed
right up, pushes to the off side, Rafique fields the ball.
16.2 Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, works in front of square
leg, no chance of a single.
16.3 Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, comes down the track and
plays to midwicket.
16.4 Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, on the middle and leg,
played to midwicket.
16.5 Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, no run, played in front of square
leg.
16.6 Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, one run, pushes wide of mid-on for
a single.

End of over 17 (1 run) Sri Lanka 58/1 (RR: 3.41)
Mohammad Rafique 1-0-1-0
KC Sangakkara 15* (45b 1x4) ST Jayasuriya 37* (45b 6x4)

Rasel continues.
17.1 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, wide: no run, down the leg side, misses
the shot, signalled wide.
17.1 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, one run, on the middle and leg, swinging
in, pushes to mid-on, quick single taken.
17.2 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, defends well to mid-off.
17.3 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball on target, defends to
the on side.
17.4 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, (noball) one run, drifting onto the legs,
oversteps, pushes to mid-on for a single.
17.4 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, two runs, defends to cover, quick single
taken, shy at the stumps, scores a direct hit, deflected to wide
mid-on, runs an overthrow.
17.5 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, one run, drifting on the pads, played
behind square leg for a single.
17.6 Syed Rasel to Jayasuriya, no run, tries to defend, takes it on the
pad.

End of over 18 (7 runs) Sri Lanka 65/1 (RR: 3.61)
Syed Rasel 9-2-26-1 (1w 1nb)
KC Sangakkara 19* (48b 1x4) ST Jayasuriya 38* (49b 6x4)

18.1 Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, one run, pushes to mid-on, quick
single taken.
18.2 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, one run, on the middle and leg,
sweeps well to deep backward square leg for a single.
18.3 Mohammad Rafique to Sangakkara, one run, comes down the track and
pushes to mid-on for a single.
18.4 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, two runs, swept well to deep
backward square leg, excellent fielding saves two runs, wonderful
stuff.
18.5 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball tossed up outside
off stump, comes forward and defends down the track.
18.6 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, no run, tossed up, sweeps, off the
pad to the on side.

End of over 19 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 70/1 (RR: 3.68)
Mohammad Rafique 2-0-6-0
KC Sangakkara 21* (50b 1x4) ST Jayasuriya 41* (53b 6x4)

Rasel to bowl his final over.
19.1 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, good ball on target, defends to
the off side.
19.2 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, no run, good ball, opens the face of the
bat and defends to cover.
19.3 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, two runs, short of length outside off
stump, comes forward and plays to deep backward-point with an open
face of the bat.
19.4 Syed Rasel to Sangakkara, OUT: GONE! good breakthrough for
Bangladesh, drifting on the pads, comes down the track and tries
to hit it to the on side, gets a thin edge down the leg side, good
catch taken by Mashud.

Sri Lanka 72/2, Partnership of 67
KC Sangakkara c Khaled Mashud b Syed Rasel 23 (54b 1x4 0x6)
ST Jayasuriya 41* (53b 6x4) Syed Rasel 9.4-2-28-2 (1w 1nb)

Jayawardene comes in.
19.5 Syed Rasel to Jayawardene, no run, defends to backward-point.
19.6 Syed Rasel to Jayawardene, no run, good ball to end a wonderful
spell, defends with an open face to backward-point.

End of over 20 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 72/2 (RR: 3.60)
Syed Rasel 10-2-28-2 (1w 1nb)
ST Jayasuriya 41* (53b 6x4) DPMD Jayawardene 0* (2b)

Field is now spread as the poweplay has ended.
20.1 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, one run, swept well to deep
backward square leg for a single.
round the wicket.
20.2 Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, one run, played to point, single
taken.
20.3 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, one run, swept to midwicket for a
single.
20.4 Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, one run, played behind square leg
for a single.
20.5 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, one run, played behind square leg
for a single, good fielding by Javed Omar, who throws to keeper,
who removes the stumps, referred to third Umpire, given not out.
20.6 Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, no run, tossed up outside off
stump, pushes to point, fielded by Aftab.

End of over 21 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 77/2 (RR: 3.67)
Mohammad Rafique 3-0-11-0
ST Jayasuriya 44* (56b 6x4) DPMD Jayawardene 2* (5b)

Nazmul Hossain comes back.
21.1 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, one run, pitched up outside off
stump, driven to the sweeper cover for a single.
21.2 Nazmul Hossain to Jayawardene, no run, good ball on target,
defended watchfully by Jayawardene to the off side.
21.3 Nazmul Hossain to Jayawardene, one run, short of length outside off
stump, pushes to the sweeper cover for a single.
21.4 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, no run, short of length, pushes off
the back-foot to the on side.
21.5 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, FOUR, good ball outside off stump,
not much room to cut, gets an edge past the keeper to fine leg
fence, lucky shot.
21.6 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, no run, good ball on the stumps,
defended.

End of over 22 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 83/2 (RR: 3.77)
Nazmul Hossain 3-0-33-0 (1w 1nb)
DPMD Jayawardene 3* (7b) ST Jayasuriya 49* (60b 7x4)

22.1 Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, one run, tossed up, comes down the
track and drives upishly to long-off for a single.
22.2 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, one run, played to square leg for a
single, 50! for Jayasuriya.
22.3 Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, no run, good ball quicker one on
the off stump, defended to the off side.
22.4 Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, one run, tossed up, comes to the
pitch of the ball and drives it down the ground to long-off for a
single.
22.5 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, one run, comes forward and pushes
to the off side.
22.6 Mohammad Rafique to Jayawardene, OUT: GONE! big wicket for
Bangladesh, tossed up on the middle and leg, sweeps, gets a top
edge to Bashar at short fine leg, who comes forward and takes a
good catch.

Sri Lanka 87/3, Partnership of 15
DPMD Jayawardene c Habibul Bashar b Mohammad Rafique 5 (11b 0x4 0x6)

End of over 23 (10 runs) Sri Lanka 87/3 (RR: 3.78)
Mohammad Rafique 4-0-15-1
ST Jayasuriya 51* (62b 7x4)

Kapugedera comes in.
23.1 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, one run, cut to thirdman for a
single.
23.2 Nazmul Hossain to Kapugedera, no run, good ball on target, defended
solidly on the front foot back to the bowler.
23.3 Nazmul Hossain to Kapugedera, one run, short ball, played in the
air over the bowler to the left of mid-on for a single.
23.4 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, one run, plays down to long-off for a
single.
23.5 Nazmul Hossain to Kapugedera, no run, width outside off stump, cuts
well but finds Kapali at backward-point.
23.6 Nazmul Hossain to Kapugedera, no run, fuller length delivery bit
wide outside off stump, drives it well to mid-off, cannot beat the
fielder.

End of over 24 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 90/3 (RR: 3.75)
Nazmul Hossain 4-0-36-0 (1w 1nb)
ST Jayasuriya 53* (64b 7x4) CK Kapugedera 1* (4b)

24.1 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, one run, plays down to long-off for
a single.
24.2 Mohammad Rafique to Kapugedera, no run, width outside off stump,
cuts well but finds Kapali at backward-point.
24.3 Mohammad Rafique to Kapugedera, no run, fuller length delivery bit
wide outside off stump, drives it well to mid-off, cannot beat the
fielder.
24.4 Mohammad Rafique to Kapugedera, no run, good ball on the stumps, a
touch short, pushed back to the bowler.
24.5 Mohammad Rafique to Kapugedera, no run, good turn and bounce
outside off stump, left alone.
24.6 Mohammad Rafique to Kapugedera, no run, mistimes the cut to the off
side.

End of over 25 (1 run) Sri Lanka 91/3 (RR: 3.64)
Mohammad Rafique 5-0-16-1
ST Jayasuriya 54* (65b 7x4) CK Kapugedera 1* (9b)

25.1 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, no run, short ball, Jayasuriya
mistimes the pull to deep mid-on.
25.2 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, two runs, pitched up, driven past the
bowler down the ground to the left of long-off, comes back for the
second run.
25.3 Nazmul Hossain to Jayasuriya, one run, this time pushes down the
ground to long-off for a single.
25.4 Nazmul Hossain to Kapugedera, no run, driven to extra-cover, Aftab
does well, prevents any run.
25.5 Nazmul Hossain to Kapugedera, no run, driven to mid-off, Bashar
fields the ball.
25.6 Nazmul Hossain to Kapugedera, no run

End of over 26 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 94/3 (RR: 3.62)
Nazmul Hossain 5-0-39-0 (1w 1nb)
ST Jayasuriya 57* (68b 7x4) CK Kapugedera 1* (12b)

26.1 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, two runs, driven to covers
26.2 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, one run, turned away to sure leg
26.3 Mohammad Rafique to Kapugedera, no run
26.4 Mohammad Rafique to Kapugedera, one run
26.5 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, one run
26.6 Mohammad Rafique to Kapugedera, one run

End of over 27 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 100/3 (RR: 3.70)
Mohammad Rafique 6-0-22-1
CK Kapugedera 3* (15b) ST Jayasuriya 61* (71b 7x4)

27.1 Nazmul Hossain to Kapugedera, no run
27.2 Nazmul Hossain to Kapugedera, two runs
27.3 Nazmul Hossain to Kapugedera, wide: no run
27.3 Nazmul Hossain to Kapugedera, no run
27.4 Nazmul Hossain to Kapugedera, no run
27.5 Nazmul Hossain to Kapugedera, no run
27.6 Nazmul Hossain to Kapugedera, FOUR, down hte legside, flicks it to
deep squre leg

End of over 28 (7 runs) Sri Lanka 107/3 (RR: 3.82)
Nazmul Hossain 6-0-46-0 (2w 1nb)
ST Jayasuriya 61* (71b 7x4) CK Kapugedera 9* (21b 1x4)

28.1 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, no run
28.2 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, no run
28.3 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, no run
28.4 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, one run
28.5 Alok Kapali to Kapugedera, one run, driven to wide oong-on
28.6 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, one run

End of over 29 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 110/3 (RR: 3.79)
Alok Kapali 1-0-3-0
ST Jayasuriya 63* (76b 7x4) CK Kapugedera 10* (22b 1x4)

29.1 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, no run, short and wide outside the off
stump, tries to cut, beaten
29.2 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, no run
29.3 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, no run, pushes to mid-off, fielder from
extra-cover comes and cuts it off.
29.4 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, one run, pitched up, drives it down the
ground to long-off for a single.
29.5 Aftab Ahmed to Kapugedera, no run, good ball on target, moves
forward and punches it back to the bowler.
29.6 Aftab Ahmed to Kapugedera, no run, good ball coming in, has big
swing at it, gets an inside edge onto the pads and goes to the off
side.

End of over 30 (1 run) Sri Lanka 111/3 (RR: 3.70)
Aftab Ahmed 1-0-1-0
ST Jayasuriya 64* (80b 7x4) CK Kapugedera 10* (24b 1x4)

30.1 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, one run, played to short fine leg for a
single.
30.2 Alok Kapali to Kapugedera, one run, driven to long-on for a single.
30.3 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, one run, pushes to the sweeper cover for
a single.
30.4 Alok Kapali to Kapugedera, two runs, tossed up outside off stump,
drives it well to deep extra-cover, comes back for the second run.
30.5 Alok Kapali to Kapugedera, no run, cuts to backward-point.
30.6 Alok Kapali to Kapugedera, OUT: GONE! another wicket down, width
outside off stump, cuts, gets an edge, taken well by Mashud behind
the stumps.

Sri Lanka 116/4, Partnership of 29
CK Kapugedera c Khaled Mashud b Alok Kapali 13 (28b 1x4 0x6)

End of over 31 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 116/4 (RR: 3.74)
Alok Kapali 2-0-8-1
ST Jayasuriya 66* (82b 7x4)

31.1 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, no run, pushed back to the bowler.
31.2 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, one run, driven to long-off for a
single.
31.3 Aftab Ahmed to Dilshan, no run, good ball on the middle and leg,
plays down the wrong line, gets hit on the pad, loud shout, turned
down, drifting down the leg side.
31.4 Aftab Ahmed to Dilshan, one run, played behind square leg for a
single.
31.5 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, one run, comes forward and drives
upishly to sweeper cover for a single.
31.6 Aftab Ahmed to Dilshan, one run, driven down the ground to long-on
for a single.

End of over 32 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 120/4 (RR: 3.75)
Aftab Ahmed 2-0-5-0
TM Dilshan 2* (3b) ST Jayasuriya 68* (85b 7x4)

32.1 Alok Kapali to Dilshan, one run, cuts to sweeper cover for a
single.
32.2 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, one run, tossed up, drives down the
ground to long-off.
32.3 Alok Kapali to Dilshan, no run, good ball quicker on the stumps,
defended to the off side.
32.4 Alok Kapali to Dilshan, OUT: GONE! another wicket down, Kapali
strikes for the second time, tossed up, Dilshan mistimes the drive
in the air back to the bowler, who takes the catch.

Sri Lanka 122/5, Partnership of 6
TM Dilshan c & b Alok Kapali 3 (6b 0x4 0x6)
ST Jayasuriya 69* (88b 7x4) Alok Kapali 2.4-0-10-2

32.5 Alok Kapali to KHRK Fernando, no run, quicker delivery, a googly,
defends, gets an edge.
32.6 Alok Kapali to KHRK Fernando, no run, defended to the off side.

End of over 33 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 122/5 (RR: 3.70)
Alok Kapali 3-0-10-2
ST Jayasuriya 69* (88b 7x4) KHRK Fernando 0* (2b)

33.1 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, one run, driven down the ground to long-
off for a single.
33.2 Aftab Ahmed to KHRK Fernando, no run, good ball full on the legs,
played to midwicket.
33.3 Aftab Ahmed to KHRK Fernando, wide: no run, down the leg side,
signalled wide.
33.3 Aftab Ahmed to KHRK Fernando, one run, full ball wide outside off
stump, mistimes the drive to long-off for a single.
33.4 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, one run, moves forward and drives to
long-off for a single.
33.5 Aftab Ahmed to KHRK Fernando, no run, good ball on target, defends
on the track.
33.6 Aftab Ahmed to KHRK Fernando, no run, fuller length delivery,
driven to mid-off.

End of over 34 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 126/5 (RR: 3.71)
Aftab Ahmed 3-0-9-0 (1w)
ST Jayasuriya 71* (90b 7x4) KHRK Fernando 1* (6b)

34.1 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, one run, tossed up, swept well to deep
midwicket for a single.
34.2 Alok Kapali to KHRK Fernando, one run, driven to long-off for a
single.
34.3 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, one run, tossed up on the legs, swept to
long leg.
34.4 Alok Kapali to KHRK Fernando, no run, mistimes the drive back to
the bowler.
34.5 Alok Kapali to KHRK Fernando, no run, driven to extra-cover, no
chance of a run.
34.6 Alok Kapali to KHRK Fernando, no run, quicker delivery outside off
stump, misses the drive, well collected by Mashud.

End of over 35 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 129/5 (RR: 3.69)
Alok Kapali 4-0-13-2
ST Jayasuriya 73* (92b 7x4) KHRK Fernando 2* (10b)

35.1 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, one run, driven to long-off for a
single.
35.2 Aftab Ahmed to KHRK Fernando, one run, defended to the off side,
played in the gap, single taken.
35.3 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, no run, pushed back to the bowler, good
bowling.
35.4 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, one run, slower delivery, driven to
cover, mistimes the shot.
35.5 Aftab Ahmed to KHRK Fernando, no run
35.6 Aftab Ahmed to KHRK Fernando, OUT: GONE! Aftab strikes, good ball
pitched outside off stump, coming in, Hasantha plays down the
wrong line, gets hit on the pad in line with the off stump, loud
shout, given by the Umpire.

Sri Lanka 132/6, Partnership of 10
KHRK Fernando lbw b Aftab Ahmed 3 (13b 0x4 0x6)

End of over 36 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 132/6 (RR: 3.67)
Aftab Ahmed 4-0-12-1 (1w)
ST Jayasuriya 75* (95b 7x4)

36.1 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, two runs, swept to fine leg, comes
quickly for the second run.
36.2 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, no run
36.3 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, no run
36.4 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, one run, short down the leg side, pulled
to deep backward square leg.
36.5 Alok Kapali to Maharoof, one run, tossed up bit full outside off
stump, driven well to long-off for a single.
36.6 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, two runs, width outside off stump, cut
well to deep backward-point, comes back for the second run.

End of over 37 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 138/6 (RR: 3.73)
Alok Kapali 5-0-19-2
MF Maharoof 1* (1b) ST Jayasuriya 80* (100b 7x4)

37.1 Aftab Ahmed to Maharoof, no run, pitched up, driven back to the
bowler.
37.2 Aftab Ahmed to Maharoof, one run, driven down the ground to long-
off for a single.
37.3 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, no run, pitched outside leg stump, plays
across the line and gets hit on the pad.
37.4 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, one run, tries to work it to the on
side, gets an inside edge to the off side.
37.5 Aftab Ahmed to Maharoof, no run, driven to mid-on.
37.6 Aftab Ahmed to Maharoof, one run, pitched up outside off stump,
driven to long-off for a single.

End of over 38 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 141/6 (RR: 3.71)
Aftab Ahmed 5-0-15-1 (1w)
MF Maharoof 3* (5b) ST Jayasuriya 81* (102b 7x4)

38.1 Alok Kapali to Maharoof, SIX, GOOD SHOT! bad ball, short ball,
Maharoof pulls well over midwicket for a MAX!
38.2 Alok Kapali to Maharoof, one run, quick single taken on the off
side.
38.3 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, one run, width outside off stump, cuts
well to deep backward-point for a single.
38.4 Alok Kapali to Maharoof, no run, short delivery, Maharoof makes
room and drives, fielded well by Kapali.
38.5 Alok Kapali to Maharoof, one run, driven down the ground to long-on
for a single.
38.6 Alok Kapali to Jayasuriya, legbye: one run, down the leg side,
sweeps, of the pad to short thirdman.

End of over 39 (10 runs) Sri Lanka 151/6 (RR: 3.87)
Alok Kapali 6-0-28-2
ST Jayasuriya 82* (104b 7x4) MF Maharoof 11* (9b 1x6)

39.1 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, one run, played to deep midwicket for a
single.
39.2 Aftab Ahmed to Maharoof, no run, driven back, hits Jayasuriya, who
couldn't get out of the way.
39.3 Aftab Ahmed to Maharoof, one run, pushes down the ground the long-
on for a single.
39.4 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, FOUR, pitched up, makes room and drives
well in the air over extra-cover to the fence, Good SHOT!
39.5 Aftab Ahmed to Jayasuriya, one run, driven to sweeper cover for a
single.
39.6 Aftab Ahmed to Maharoof, two runs, driven well to the left of long-
off, excellent fielding by Nazmul Hossain, saves two runs.

End of over 40 (9 runs) Sri Lanka 160/6 (RR: 4.00)
Aftab Ahmed 6-0-24-1 (1w)
ST Jayasuriya 88* (107b 8x4) MF Maharoof 14* (12b 1x6)

The ball is going to be changed.
Bangladesh have done well till now to restrict Sri Lanka to 160 in
40 overs.
Nine more overs to go.
Rafique comes back.
40.1 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, SIX, GOOD SHOT! struck well, tossed
up outside off stump, Jayasuriya swings it over the midwicket
fence.
40.2 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, one run, played to square leg for a
single.
40.3 Mohammad Rafique to Maharoof, no run
40.4 Mohammad Rafique to Maharoof, no run, driven bit upishly in the air
to extra-cover.
40.5 Mohammad Rafique to Maharoof, one run, comes down the track and
mistimes the drive to square leg.
40.6 Mohammad Rafique to Jayasuriya, OUT: GONE! Rafique strikes, quicker
ball pitched outside off stump and going with the arm, Jayasuriya
tries to pull, misses the line of the ball and gets hit on the pad
in line with the stumps, loud shout, given by the Umpire.

Sri Lanka 168/7, Partnership of 36
ST Jayasuriya lbw b Mohammad Rafique 95 (110b 8x4 1x6)

End of over 41 (8 runs) Sri Lanka 168/7 (RR: 4.10)
Mohammad Rafique 7-0-30-2
MF Maharoof 15* (15b 1x6)

Mortaza comes back.
41.1 Mashrafe Mortaza to Maharoof, one run, driven down the ground to
long-off.
41.2 Mashrafe Mortaza to Bandara, one run, driven upishly just past the
diving bowler to long-off.
41.3 Mashrafe Mortaza to Maharoof, one run, driven down the ground to
long-off for a single.
41.4 Mashrafe Mortaza to Bandara, no run, good bouncer, ducks under it.
41.5 Mashrafe Mortaza to Bandara, one run, played to square leg, quick
single taken, Bashar picks up the ball and scores a direct hit at
the bowlers end, referred to the third Umpire, given not out.
41.6 Mashrafe Mortaza to Maharoof, no run, yorker dug out back to the
bowler.

End of over 42 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 172/7 (RR: 4.10)
Mashrafe Mortaza 7-2-14-0 (1w)
CM Bandara 2* (3b) MF Maharoof 17* (18b 1x6)

42.1 Mohammad Rafique to Bandara, no run, good ball tossed up, pushes it
down the track.
42.2 Mohammad Rafique to Bandara, no run, good ball outside off stump,
defends to the off side.
42.3 Mohammad Rafique to Bandara, no run, quicker ball, tries to work it
to the on side, plays it on the pads.
42.4 Mohammad Rafique to Bandara, no run, good ball on the off stump, of
the pad the on side.
42.5 Mohammad Rafique to Bandara, one run, tossed up, comes down the
track to long-off for a single.
42.6 Mohammad Rafique to Maharoof, no run, quicker delivery outside off
stump, hits the pad outside off stump, loud shout, turned down.

End of over 43 (1 run) Sri Lanka 173/7 (RR: 4.02)
Mohammad Rafique 8-0-31-2
CM Bandara 3* (8b) MF Maharoof 17* (19b 1x6)

43.1 Mashrafe Mortaza to Bandara, one run, slower ball, drives in the
air, mid-on just gets his finger tips, dropped a tough chance, it
was Nafees.
43.2 Mashrafe Mortaza to Maharoof, one run, played to the off side.
43.3 Mashrafe Mortaza to Bandara, no run
43.4 Mashrafe Mortaza to Bandara, one run, short ball, Bandara pulls in
the air, not well timed to deep square leg.
43.5 Mashrafe Mortaza to Maharoof, one run, driven to long-on for a
single.
43.6 Mashrafe Mortaza to Bandara, no run

End of over 44 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 177/7 (RR: 4.02)
Mashrafe Mortaza 8-2-18-0 (1w)
MF Maharoof 19* (21b 1x6) CM Bandara 5* (12b)

44.1 Mohammad Rafique to Maharoof, no run, good ball, comes down the
track and pushes to the off side.
44.2 Mohammad Rafique to Maharoof, one run, a touch short, worked nicely
to deep midwicket for a single.
44.3 Mohammad Rafique to Bandara, no run, good ball tossed up, mistimes
the shot back to the bowler.
44.4 Mohammad Rafique to Bandara, FOUR, swept in the air past the short
fine leg, ball races to the fence.
44.5 Mohammad Rafique to Bandara, no run, tries to work it to the on
side, of the pad.
44.6 Mohammad Rafique to Bandara, no run, good ball, bit slower of the
pitch, drives in the air to extra-cover, who drops the catch, it
was Alok Kapali.

End of over 45 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 182/7 (RR: 4.04)
Mohammad Rafique 9-0-36-2
MF Maharoof 20* (23b 1x6) CM Bandara 9* (16b 1x4)

45.1 Mashrafe Mortaza to Maharoof, one run, pitched up, driven down the
ground to long-off for a single.
45.2 Mashrafe Mortaza to Bandara, no run, driven wide of mid-on.
45.3 Mashrafe Mortaza to Bandara, wide: no run, bangs it short, goes way
over the head, signalled wide.
45.3 Mashrafe Mortaza to Bandara, two runs, full toss outside off stump,
driven past the bowler to the right of long-off, comes back for
the second run.
45.4 Mashrafe Mortaza to Bandara, one run, slower ball, worked to deep
midwicket for a single.
45.5 Mashrafe Mortaza to Maharoof, no run, short ball outside off stump,
misses a pull shot, goes through to the keeper.
45.6 Mashrafe Mortaza to Maharoof, OUT: GONE! short ball, Maharoof
mistimes the pull, goes high in the air, Bashar from midwicket
runs and judges the catch well.

Sri Lanka 187/8, Partnership of 19
MF Maharoof c Habibul Bashar b Mashrafe Mortaza 21 (26b 0x4 1x6)

End of over 46 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 187/8 (RR: 4.07)
Mashrafe Mortaza 9-2-23-1 (2w)
CM Bandara 12* (19b 1x4)

46.1 Mohammad Rafique to CRD Fernando, no run
46.2 Mohammad Rafique to CRD Fernando, no run, quicker ball, of the pad
and down the track.
46.3 Mohammad Rafique to CRD Fernando, wide: no run, down the leg side,
signalled wide.
46.3 Mohammad Rafique to CRD Fernando, no run, flat and quick, defended
to the off side.
46.4 Mohammad Rafique to CRD Fernando, wide: no run, down the leg side.
46.4 Mohammad Rafique to CRD Fernando, one run, tossed up outside off
stump, driven down the ground to long-off for a single.
46.5 Mohammad Rafique to Bandara, one run, comes down the track and
drives well to long-off for a single.
46.6 Mohammad Rafique to CRD Fernando, no run, pushes to the off side,
the non-striker wanted a single, sent back.

End of over 47 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 191/8 (RR: 4.06)
Mohammad Rafique 10-0-40-2 (2w)
CM Bandara 13* (20b 1x4) CRD Fernando 1* (5b)

47.1 Mashrafe Mortaza to Bandara, FOUR, short ball, Bandara pulls in the
air to deep backward square leg, Javed Omar fails to take the
catch, bounces inside the ropes and goes to the fence.
47.2 Mashrafe Mortaza to Bandara, one run, RUN OUT!driven to deep extra-
cover, comes back for the second run, Rasel picks up the ball and
throws it to the keeper, Mashud picks well on the bounce and
breaks the stumps, referred to the third Umpire, given out.

Sri Lanka 196/9, Partnership of 9
CM Bandara run out (Syed Rasel) 18 (22b 2x4 0x6)

47.3 Mashrafe Mortaza to Perera, one run, played to cover for a single.
47.4 Mashrafe Mortaza to CRD Fernando, one run, pushes to cover for a
single.
47.5 Mashrafe Mortaza to Perera, one run, pushes to cover for a single.
47.6 Mashrafe Mortaza to CRD Fernando, no run, cuts to backward-point,
cannot beat the fielder.

End of over 48 (8 runs) Sri Lanka 199/9 (RR: 4.15)
Mashrafe Mortaza 10-2-31-1 (2w)
PDRL Perera 2* (2b) CRD Fernando 2* (7b)

Nazmul Hossain to bowl the final over.
48.1 Nazmul Hossain to Perera, one run, driven to long-off for a single.
48.2 Nazmul Hossain to CRD Fernando, SIX, SHOT! full toss right up for
the strike, hits well over long-on for a MAX!
48.3 Nazmul Hossain to CRD Fernando, one run, short ball, slower ball,
pulls in the air to deep midwicket, Aftab makes a good effort to
take the catch, fails to hold on, hits hard on the ground, looks
ok.
48.4 Nazmul Hossain to Perera, one run, driven down the ground to long-
off for a single.
48.5 Nazmul Hossain to CRD Fernando, FOUR, pitched up, driven hard down
the pitch, Umpire Hariharan does well to get out of the way, ball
races to the long-on fence, GOOD SHOT!
48.6 Nazmul Hossain to CRD Fernando, OUT: GONE! slower ball outside off
stump, pitched up, mishits it high in the air to long-off, where
Ashraful is waiting, who judges it well and takes a good catch.

Sri Lanka 212/10, Partnership of 16
CRD Fernando c Mohammad Ashraful b Nazmul Hossain 13 (11b 1x4 1x6)

End of over 49 (13 runs) Sri Lanka 212/10 (RR: 4.33)
Nazmul Hossain 7-0-59-1 (2w 1nb)
PDRL Perera 4* (4b)

That was a good effort from Bangladesh after winning the toss and
elected to field, restricting Sri Lanka to 212 from their 49
overs.
Please join us after the break for the Bangladesh run chase.

Match State: Innings Break

Hello and welcome back to Cricinfo's live coverage of the second
ODI between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka have put on 212 runs on the board now, Bangladesh would
be pretty happy with their bowling effort and will be looking
forward to take their good work in the the second session
Ruchira Perera has the new white ball in his hands, and we are all
set for Bangladesh' reply
0.1 Perera to Javed Omar, no run, full delivery outside off, just a
hint of swing into the right hander, Javed Omar drives it to mid-
wicket, there's a man in the 15-yard circle, no chance of a run
there
0.2 Perera to Javed Omar, no run, just a bit of width there, bit short
on length, Omar cutsi t away, but straight to the man at point
0.3 Perera to Javed Omar, one run, full delivery outside off, Javed
Omar opens the face of the bat and runs it down to deep thirdman
for a single, Maharoof patrolling the region there
0.4 Perera to Shahriar Nafees, no run, off cutter from Perera now, full
in length too, and Nafees drives it down the ground to mid-off
0.5 Perera to Shahriar Nafees, no run, full delivery on the pads,
Nafees tries to work it down to the legside, misses the line of
the ball and the all thuds into his pads, appeal from Perera for
LBW is turned down by Umpire Rehman
0.6 Perera to Shahriar Nafees, no run, outsiwinger this time from
Perera, its driven nicely to cover point

End of over 1 (1 run) Bangladesh 1/0 (RR: 1.00 RRR: 212/48 = 4.42)
PDRL Perera 1-0-1-0
Javed Omar 1* (3b) Shahriar Nafees 0* (3b)

Maharoof will share the new ball with Perera
1.1 Maharoof to Javed Omar, (noball) no run, Maharoof starts off with a
no-ball, its a full delivery outside off and Omar opens the face
of the bat and runs it down to themna at point
1.1 Maharoof to Javed Omar, no run, drifts onto middle and leg, its
worked away to the legside
1.2 Maharoof to Javed Omar, no run, good length ball on the stumps,
Omar comes forward and defends
1.3 Maharoof to Javed Omar, no run, shorto f a length outside off, Omar
punches it away to the ocver region off the backfoot
1.4 Maharoof to Javed Omar, FOUR, good length delivery on the stumps,
its nicely driven down to the long-on fence, just past the man at
mid-on
1.5 Maharoof to Javed Omar, wide: no run, strays down the legside,
rightly called wide by te umpire
1.5 Maharoof to Javed Omar, no run, good length delivery outside off,
defended to the off-side
1.6 Maharoof to Javed Omar, no run, good delivery to finish off the
over, defended off the frontfoot

End of over 2 (6 runs) Bangladesh 7/0 (RR: 3.50 RRR: 206/47 = 4.38)
MF Maharoof 1-0-6-0 (1w 1nb)
Shahriar Nafees 0* (3b) Javed Omar 5* (10b 1x4)

2.1 Perera to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, good length delivery on the
stumps, its nicely driven down to the long-on fence, just past the
man at mid-on
2.2 Perera to Shahriar Nafees, wide: no run, strays down the legside,
rightly called wide by te umpire
2.2 Perera to Shahriar Nafees, no run, good length delivery outside
off, defended to the off-side
2.3 Perera to Shahriar Nafees, no run, good delivery to finish off the
over, defended off the frontfoot
2.4 Perera to Shahriar Nafees, no run
2.5 Perera to Shahriar Nafees, no run
2.6 Perera to Shahriar Nafees, one run, opens the face of the bat and
runs it down to deep thirdman

End of over 3 (6 runs) Bangladesh 13/0 (RR: 4.33 RRR: 200/46 = 4.35)
PDRL Perera 2-0-7-0 (1w)
Shahriar Nafees 5* (9b 1x4) Javed Omar 5* (10b 1x4)

3.1 Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, no run
3.2 Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, no run
3.3 Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, no run
3.4 Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, no run, short delivery outside off,
Shahriar Nafees tries the squarecut but gets beaten
3.5 Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, short of a length and outside
off, cut away in the air over the fielder at point for a boundary
3.6 Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, no run

End of over 4 (4 runs) Bangladesh 17/0 (RR: 4.25 RRR: 196/45 = 4.36)
MF Maharoof 2-0-10-0 (1w 1nb)
Javed Omar 5* (10b 1x4) Shahriar Nafees 9* (15b 2x4)

4.1 Perera to Javed Omar, no run
4.2 Perera to Javed Omar, no run
4.3 Perera to Javed Omar, no run
4.4 Perera to Javed Omar, no run
4.5 Perera to Javed Omar, FOUR, cut away to the cover fence, good shot!
4.6 Perera to Javed Omar, no run

End of over 5 (4 runs) Bangladesh 21/0 (RR: 4.20 RRR: 192/44 = 4.36)
PDRL Perera 3-0-11-0 (1w)
Shahriar Nafees 9* (15b 2x4) Javed Omar 9* (16b 2x4)

5.1 Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, no run
5.2 Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, driven to thirdman fence, good
shot!
5.3 Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, no run, beats the outside edge.
5.4 Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, pitched up outside off stump,
good shot! drives well to the cover-point fence.
5.5 Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, no run, short of length, hits a bit
high on the pad, loud shout, turned down by the Umpire.
5.6 Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, no run, good ball on target, defends
to the off side.

End of over 6 (8 runs) Bangladesh 29/0 (RR: 4.83 RRR: 184/43 = 4.28)
MF Maharoof 3-0-18-0 (1w 1nb)
Javed Omar 9* (16b 2x4) Shahriar Nafees 17* (21b 4x4)

6.1 Perera to Javed Omar, no run
6.2 Perera to Javed Omar, FOUR, driven well to cover fence.
6.3 Perera to Javed Omar, FOUR, drives it well to the cover-point
fence, GOOD shot!
6.4 Perera to Javed Omar, no run
6.5 Perera to Javed Omar, no run
6.6 Perera to Javed Omar, no run

End of over 7 (4 runs) Bangladesh 33/0 (RR: 4.71 RRR: 180/42 = 4.29)
PDRL Perera 4-0-14-0 (1w)
Shahriar Nafees 13* (18b 3x4) Javed Omar 17* (24b 4x4)

Change in bowling, Fernando comes into the attack.
7.1 CRD Fernando to Shahriar Nafees, (noball) no run, starts of with an
extra, Fernando oversteps.
7.1 CRD Fernando to Shahriar Nafees, (noball) no run, gets the outside
edge, wonderful catch taken by Sangakkara, but Fernando oversteps.
7.1 CRD Fernando to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, width outside off stump,
cuts well of the back-foot to the point fence, GOOD SHOT!
7.2 CRD Fernando to Shahriar Nafees, no run, again width outside off
stump, cut straight to backward-point.
7.3 CRD Fernando to Shahriar Nafees, OUT: good ball pitched outside off
stump, comes forward and defends, goes past the bat, loud shout
for caught behind, given by the Umpire, a dodgy decision.

Bangladesh 38/1, Partnership of 38
Shahriar Nafees c Sangakkara b CRD Fernando 17 (23b 4x4 0x6)
Javed Omar 17* (25b 4x4) CRD Fernando 0.3-0-6-1 (2nb)

7.4 CRD Fernando to Rajin Saleh, no run, left alone outside off stump.
7.5 CRD Fernando to Rajin Saleh, no run, left alone outside off stump.
7.6 CRD Fernando to Rajin Saleh, no run, defended to the on side.

End of over 8 (5 runs) Bangladesh 38/1 (RR: 4.75 RRR: 175/41 = 4.27)
CRD Fernando 1-0-6-1 (2nb)
Javed Omar 17* (25b 4x4) Rajin Saleh 0* (3b)

Rajin Saleh the super sub has come in place of Syed Rasel.
8.1 Perera to Javed Omar, no run, pitched up outside off stump, driven
to mid-off.
8.2 Perera to Javed Omar, no run, bit of width outside off stump, cuts
and misses, too close for the cut shot.
8.3 Perera to Javed Omar, no run, pitched outside off stump, moves
forward and lets the ball go.
8.4 Perera to Javed Omar, no run, good ball on target, well in line
defends to Jayawardene at point.
8.5 Perera to Javed Omar, no run, good ball on the stumps, goes past
the outside edge, through to the keeper, well bowled.
8.6 Perera to Javed Omar, no run, good ball pitched outside leg stump,
defended to the on side.

End of over 9 (maiden) Bangladesh 38/1 (RR: 4.22 RRR: 175/40 = 4.38)
PDRL Perera 5-1-14-0 (1w)
Rajin Saleh 0* (3b) Javed Omar 17* (31b 4x4)

9.1 CRD Fernando to Rajin Saleh, FOUR, GOOD SHOT! driven to the cover
fence.
9.2 CRD Fernando to Rajin Saleh, (noball) no run, fuller length
delivery, mistimes the drive to mid-on.
9.2 CRD Fernando to Rajin Saleh, no run, left alone outside off stump.
9.3 CRD Fernando to Rajin Saleh, one run, short rising delivery, fended
of to the off side.
9.4 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run, defended to the on side,
cramping him for room.
9.5 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run, good ball, keeps a bit low,
gets an edge to the keeper on the bounce.
9.6 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run, width outside off stump, cut
straight to cover fielder.

End of over 10 (6 runs) Bangladesh 44/1 (RR: 4.40 RRR: 169/39 = 4.33)
CRD Fernando 2-0-12-1 (3nb)
Rajin Saleh 5* (7b 1x4) Javed Omar 17* (34b 4x4)

Powerplay taken (11-15)
10.1 Perera to Rajin Saleh, no run, nicely in line defends to the off
side.
10.2 Perera to Rajin Saleh, no run, pitched outside off stump, driven
straight to point, Dilshan does well.
10.3 Perera to Rajin Saleh, one run, short of length bit wide, opens the
face and runs it down to thirdman for a single.
10.4 Perera to Javed Omar, no run, good ball, goes past the outside edge
outside off stump.
10.5 Perera to Javed Omar, no run, width outside off stump, cuts and
misses.
10.6 Perera to Javed Omar, no run, yorker outside off stump, gets
beaten.

End of over 11 (1 run) Bangladesh 45/1 (RR: 4.09 RRR: 168/38 = 4.42)
PDRL Perera 6-1-15-0 (1w)
Rajin Saleh 6* (10b 1x4) Javed Omar 17* (37b 4x4)

Javed Omar is having a break for some refreshment.
11.1 Maharoof to Rajin Saleh, no run, short of length outside off stump,
stands tall and defends to the off side.
11.2 Maharoof to Rajin Saleh, no run
11.3 Maharoof to Rajin Saleh, OUT: GONE! Maharoof strikes, good ball
pitched outside off stump, comes in, hits the pad in line with the
stumps, loud shout, given by the Umpire.

Bangladesh 45/2, Partnership of 7
Rajin Saleh lbw b Maharoof 6 (13b 1x4 0x6)
Javed Omar 17* (37b 4x4) MF Maharoof 3.3-0-18-1 (1w 1nb)

Ashraful is the new man in.
11.4 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, short of length outside off
stump, defended to the off side.
11.5 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, left alone outside off
stump.
11.6 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, slower ball, worked nicely
behind square leg, some hesitation in running for the single.

End of over 12 (1 run) Bangladesh 46/2 (RR: 3.83 RRR: 167/37 = 4.51)
MF Maharoof 4-0-19-1 (1w 1nb)
Mohammad Ashraful 1* (3b) Javed Omar 17* (37b 4x4)

Fernando switches ends.
Fernando switches ends.
12.1 CRD Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, short of length outside
off stump, nicely behind the line defends to the off side.
12.1 CRD Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, short of length outside
off stump, nicely behind the line defends to the off side.
12.2 CRD Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, short of length outside
off stump, opens the face of the bat and runs it down to thirdman
for a single.
12.2 CRD Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, short of length outside
off stump, opens the face of the bat and runs it down to thirdman
for a single.
12.3 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run, short outside off stump, cuts
and misses, through to the keeper.
12.3 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run, short outside off stump, cuts
and misses, through to the keeper.
12.4 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run, quicker delivery outside off
stump, drives and misses, through to the keeper.
12.4 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run, quicker delivery outside off
stump, drives and misses, through to the keeper.
12.5 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run, good ball on target, Javed Omar
quickly brings his bat down, well played.
12.5 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run, good ball on target, Javed Omar
quickly brings his bat down, well played.
12.6 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run, fuller length delivery outside
off stump, drives to mid-off.

End of over 13 (1 run) Bangladesh 47/2 (RR: 3.62 RRR: 166/36 = 4.61)
CRD Fernando 3-0-13-1 (3nb)
Mohammad Ashraful 2* (5b) Javed Omar 17* (41b 4x4)

12.6 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run, fuller length delivery outside
off stump, drives to mid-off.

End of over 13 (2 runs) Bangladesh 47/2 (RR: 3.62 RRR: 166/36 = 4.61)
CRD Fernando 3-0-13-1 (3nb)
Mohammad Ashraful 2* (5b) Javed Omar 17* (41b 4x4)

13.1 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good ball on the stumps,
defends well back to the bowler.
13.1 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good ball on the stumps,
defends well back to the bowler.
13.2 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good ball on target,
defended back to the bowler.
13.2 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good ball on target,
defended back to the bowler.
13.3 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good slower ball, watchfully
defended to the off side.
13.3 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good slower ball, watchfully
defended to the off side.
13.4 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, wide: no run, down the leg side.
13.4 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, wide: no run, down the leg side.
13.4 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, cut to backward-point.
13.4 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, cut to backward-point.
13.5 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, on the middle and leg,
flicked in the air, just short of Fernando at short fine leg.
13.5 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, on the middle and leg,
flicked in the air, just short of Fernando at short fine leg.
13.6 Maharoof to Javed Omar, one run, short of length outside off stump,
opens the face of the bat and runs it down to thirdman for a
single.

End of over 14 (3 runs) Bangladesh 50/2 (RR: 3.57 RRR: 163/35 = 4.66)
MF Maharoof 5-0-22-1 (2w 1nb)
Javed Omar 18* (42b 4x4) Mohammad Ashraful 3* (10b)

50! comes up for Bangladesh.
Welcome back after the drinks break, Bangladesh are currently 50
for the loss of 2 wickets.
They still require 163 in 35 overs.
13.6 Maharoof to Javed Omar, one run, short of length outside off stump,
opens the face of the bat and runs it down to thirdman for a
single.

End of over 14 (3 runs) Bangladesh 50/2 (RR: 3.57 RRR: 163/35 = 4.66)
MF Maharoof 5-0-22-1 (2w 1nb)
Javed Omar 18* (42b 4x4) Mohammad Ashraful 3* (10b)

50! comes up for Bangladesh.

Match State: Drinks

Welcome back after the drinks break, Bangladesh are currently 50
for the loss of 2 wickets.
They still require 163 in 35 overs.
14.1 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run, good ball outside off stump,
defends with a open face of the bat to point.
14.1 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run, good ball outside off stump,
defends with a open face of the bat to point.
14.2 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run, short of length outside off
stump, defends to the cover-point fielder.
14.2 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run, short of length outside off
stump, defends to the cover-point fielder.
14.3 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, one run, mistimes the shot to the on
side, quick single taken, Mubarak runs in and fails to pick up the
ball, missed an opportunity there.
14.3 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, one run, mistimes the shot to the on
side, quick single taken, Mubarak runs in and fails to pick up the
ball, missed an opportunity there.
14.4 CRD Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, (noball) no run, Fernando
oversteps.
14.4 CRD Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, (noball) no run, Fernando
oversteps.
14.4 CRD Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, two runs, driven to long -on
14.5 CRD Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, one run
14.6 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, FOUR

End of over 15 (9 runs) Bangladesh 59/2 (RR: 3.93 RRR: 154/34 = 4.53)
CRD Fernando 4-0-22-1 (4nb)
Mohammad Ashraful 6* (13b) Javed Omar 23* (46b 5x4)

15.1 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, one run
15.2 Maharoof to Javed Omar, no run
15.3 Maharoof to Javed Omar, no run
15.4 Maharoof to Javed Omar, no run
15.5 Maharoof to Javed Omar, no run
15.6 Maharoof to Javed Omar, FOUR

End of over 16 (5 runs) Bangladesh 64/2 (RR: 4.00 RRR: 149/33 = 4.52)
MF Maharoof 6-0-27-1 (2w 1nb)
Mohammad Ashraful 7* (14b) Javed Omar 27* (51b 6x4)

16.1 CRD Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, no run
16.2 CRD Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, one run
16.3 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, two runs
16.4 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, FOUR
16.5 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run
16.6 CRD Fernando to Javed Omar, no run

End of over 17 (7 runs) Bangladesh 71/2 (RR: 4.18 RRR: 142/32 = 4.44)
CRD Fernando 5-0-29-1 (4nb)
Mohammad Ashraful 8* (16b) Javed Omar 33* (55b 7x4)

17.1 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, played behind square leg
for a single.
17.2 Maharoof to Javed Omar, one run, played to the on side.
17.3 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, no run
17.4 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, short of length outside off
stump, defended back down the track.
17.5 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, short of length, defended to
the on side.
17.6 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, two runs, plays with an open face to
thirdman, gets a thickish edge, comes back for the second run

End of over 18 (4 runs) Bangladesh 75/2 (RR: 4.17 RRR: 138/31 = 4.45)
MF Maharoof 7-0-31-1 (2w 1nb)
Javed Omar 34* (56b 7x4) Mohammad Ashraful 11* (21b)

Bandara comes into the attack.
18.1 Bandara to Javed Omar, one run, a touch short, cuts, gets a bottom
edge past the keeper to short thirdman.
18.2 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, tossed up outside off stump,
comes to the pitch of the ball and drives in the air, one bounce
into the extra-cover fence, GOOD SHOT!
18.3 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good ball tossed up outside
off stump, moves forward and defends, beats the outside edge.
18.4 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, a touch short outside off stump
and bit wide, cut well past the backward-point to the fence, GOOD
SHOT!
18.5 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, mistimes the drive to mid-on.
18.6 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good ball to end the over,
tossed up outside off stump, turning away, left alone.

End of over 19 (9 runs) Bangladesh 84/2 (RR: 4.42 RRR: 129/30 = 4.30)
CM Bandara 1-0-9-0
Javed Omar 35* (57b 7x4) Mohammad Ashraful 19* (26b 2x4)

19.1 Maharoof to Javed Omar, no run
19.2 Maharoof to Javed Omar, no run, defended back on the track.
19.3 Maharoof to Javed Omar, FOUR, GOOD SHOT! well done, chipped in the
air over midwicket, ball races into the fence.
19.4 Maharoof to Javed Omar, no run, good ball outside off stump, moves
forward and defends to the off side.
19.5 Maharoof to Javed Omar, one run, steers it down to thirdman for a
single.
Bangladesh playing well now.
19.6 Maharoof to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, short of length outside off
stump, bit wide, steers it down to thirdman for a single.

End of over 20 (6 runs) Bangladesh 90/2 (RR: 4.50 RRR: 123/29 = 4.24)
MF Maharoof 8-0-37-1 (2w 1nb)
Mohammad Ashraful 20* (27b 2x4) Javed Omar 40* (62b 8x4)

20.1 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, tossed up outside off stump,
quietly pushes to cover for a single.
20.2 Bandara to Javed Omar, no run, tossed up on the stumps, going
straight on, plays down the wrong line, gets hit on the pad, loud
shout, not given, was close.
20.3 Bandara to Javed Omar, no run, good ball tossed up outside off
stump, turning away, beats the outside edge.
20.4 Bandara to Javed Omar, no run, cuts and misses, good ball.
20.5 Bandara to Javed Omar, OUT: tossed up outside off stump and going
straight on, Javed Omar plays forward, ball hits the pad outside
off stump, loud shout, given by the Umpire.

Bangladesh 91/3, Partnership of 46
Javed Omar lbw b Bandara 40 (66b 8x4 0x6)
Mohammad Ashraful 21* (28b 2x4) CM Bandara 1.5-0-10-1

Looked a dodgy decision again.
Slip and silly-point in place.
20.6 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, no run, cuts to short thirdman.

End of over 21 (1 run) Bangladesh 91/3 (RR: 4.33 RRR: 122/28 = 4.36)
CM Bandara 2-0-10-1
Mohammad Ashraful 21* (28b 2x4) Habibul Bashar 0* (1b)

Jayasuriya comes into the attack.
21.1 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, played to the on side.
21.2 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, no run
21.3 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, one run, worked to midwicket for a
single.
21.4 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, played to square leg,
quick single taken.
21.5 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, no run, defended to the off side.
21.6 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, one run, tossed up on the legs,
played to deep midwicket for a single.

End of over 22 (4 runs) Bangladesh 95/3 (RR: 4.32 RRR: 118/27 = 4.37)
ST Jayasuriya 1-0-4-0
Habibul Bashar 2* (5b) Mohammad Ashraful 23* (30b 2x4)

22.1 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, no run, good ball tossed up outside off
stump, defended to the off side.
22.2 Bandara to Habibul Bash

Shafin
February 22, 2006, 11:43 PM
22.2 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, one run, tossed up outside off stump,
comes to the pitch of the ball and drives it to long-off.
22.3 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, nicely works it wide of mid-
on for a single.
22.4 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, one run, tossed up outside off stump,
comes to the pitch of the ball and drives well to long-off for a
single.
22.5 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, driven to extra-cover.
22.6 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, quicker ball on the middle
and leg, of the pad to the on side, loud shout, turned down by the
Umpire.

End of over 23 (3 runs) Bangladesh 98/3 (RR: 4.26 RRR: 115/26 = 4.42)
CM Bandara 3-0-13-1
Habibul Bashar 4* (8b) Mohammad Ashraful 24* (33b 2x4)

23.1 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, no run, tossed up outside off stump,
pushed back to the bowler.
23.2 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, no run, driven to extra-cover.
23.3 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, no run, full on the legs, played to
midwicket.
23.4 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, no run, tossed up outside off stump,
pushes to the off side.
23.5 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, one run, drifting down the leg side,
played behind square leg for a single.
23.6 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, a touch short, cut to
deep point for a single, 100 comes up for Bangladesh!

End of over 24 (2 runs) Bangladesh 100/3 (RR: 4.17 RRR: 113/25 = 4.52)
ST Jayasuriya 2-0-6-0
Mohammad Ashraful 25* (34b 2x4) Habibul Bashar 5* (13b)

24.1 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, flat delivery outside off
stump, pushed to cover for a single.
24.2 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, no run, good ball tossed up on the
stumps, moves forward and defends down the track.
24.3 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, one run, worked nicely to deep midwicket
for a single.
24.4 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, tossed up outside off stump,
comes to the pitch of the ball and drives it to long-off for a
single.
24.5 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, one run, tossed up bit full, driven down
the ground to long-off for a single.
24.6 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, tossed up on the stumps,
driven back to the bowler.

End of over 25 (4 runs) Bangladesh 104/3 (RR: 4.16 RRR: 109/24 = 4.54)
CM Bandara 4-0-17-1
Habibul Bashar 7* (16b) Mohammad Ashraful 27* (37b 2x4)

25.1 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, no run, on the pads, played behind
square leg.
25.2 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, no run, good ball outside off stump,
moves forward and gets beaten.
25.3 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, no run, quicker delivery outside off
stump, kept out on the track.
25.4 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, one run, tossed up outside leg stump,
comes to the pitch of the ball and drives to long-on for a single.
25.5 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, no run
25.6 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good ball tossed up on the
stumps, comes forward and defends down the track.

End of over 26 (1 run) Bangladesh 105/3 (RR: 4.04 RRR: 108/23 = 4.70)
ST Jayasuriya 3-0-7-0
Habibul Bashar 8* (20b) Mohammad Ashraful 27* (39b 2x4)

Bangladesh target is still under control, they will have to pick
the singles.
26.1 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, no run, good ball tossed up on the off
stump, defended to the off side.
26.2 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, FOUR, GOOD SHOT! tossed up on the
stumps, comes down the track and lofts it high in the air to long-
on fence.
26.3 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, one run, played to the on side for a
single.
26.4 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, tossed up, plays with an
open face to the sweeper cover for a single.
26.5 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, two runs, works it nicely to deep
midwicket, comes back for the second run.
26.6 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, no run, good ball tossed up on the
stumps, turn and bounce, played to the off side.

End of over 27 (8 runs) Bangladesh 113/3 (RR: 4.19 RRR: 100/22 = 4.55)
CM Bandara 5-0-25-1
Mohammad Ashraful 28* (40b 2x4) Habibul Bashar 15* (25b 1x4)

27.1 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, tossed up on the legs,
driven down the ground to long-on for a single.
27.2 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, no run, drifting onto middle and leg,
mistimes to the square leg.
27.3 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, no run, pushed to the off side.
27.4 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, one run, driven down the ground past
the diving mid-on to the deep.
27.5 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, two runs, full toss down the leg
side, sweeps well to fine leg, comes back for the second run.
27.6 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, quicker delivery on the
off stump, defended to the off side.

End of over 28 (4 runs) Bangladesh 117/3 (RR: 4.18 RRR: 96/21 = 4.57)
ST Jayasuriya 4-0-11-0
Habibul Bashar 16* (28b 1x4) Mohammad Ashraful 31* (43b 2x4)

Fernando comes back into the attack.
28.1 CRD Fernando to Habibul Bashar, no run, slower ball, Bashar adjusts
well and plays to mid-on.
28.2 CRD Fernando to Habibul Bashar, one run, pitched up outside off
stump, drives well to the sweeper cover.
28.3 CRD Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, on the middle and leg,
works nicely in front of square leg for a single.
28.4 CRD Fernando to Habibul Bashar, one run, full length delivery on
the legs, played nicely in front of square leg to the deep for a
single.
28.5 CRD Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, pitched outside off stump,
Ashraful drives, gets an inside edge past the keeper to the fine
leg fence, lucky shot there.
28.6 CRD Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, good ball on target,
defends to the off side.

End of over 29 (7 runs) Bangladesh 124/3 (RR: 4.28 RRR: 89/20 = 4.45)
CRD Fernando 6-0-36-1 (4nb)
Habibul Bashar 18* (31b 1x4) Mohammad Ashraful 36* (46b 3x4)

Match State: Drinks

Bangladesh going strong here, needs 89 runs in 20 overs with 7
wickets in hand.
29.1 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, no run, slower of the pitch, pushes
to the off side.
29.2 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, no run, pushed back to the bowler.
29.3 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, one run, driven down the ground to
long-on for a single.
29.4 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, tossed up on the leg
stump, driven back to the bowler.
29.5 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, FOUR, short outside off stump,
Ashraful waits for the ball and late cuts it well past the short
thirdman, ball races to the fence.
29.6 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, touch short and slower of
the pitch, cut to sweeper cover for a single.

End of over 30 (6 runs) Bangladesh 130/3 (RR: 4.33 RRR: 83/19 = 4.37)
ST Jayasuriya 5-0-17-0
Mohammad Ashraful 41* (49b 4x4) Habibul Bashar 19* (34b 1x4)

Change in bowling, Hasantha Fernando comes into the attack.
30.1 KHRK Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, nicely behind the line
defends to the on side.
30.2 KHRK Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, defends back on the
track.
30.3 KHRK Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, driven bit upishly to
mid-off.
30.4 KHRK Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, delicately steered
down to thirdman for a single.
30.5 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, no run, pushed back to the bowler.
30.6 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, no run, good ball to end the over,
defends, ball goes behind the batsman on the bounce to the keeper.

End of over 31 (1 run) Bangladesh 131/3 (RR: 4.23 RRR: 82/18 = 4.56)
KHRK Fernando 1-0-1-0
Mohammad Ashraful 42* (53b 4x4) Habibul Bashar 19* (36b 1x4)

Bandara comes back into the attack.
31.1 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, defends back to the bowler.
31.2 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, tossed up, waits for the ball
and plays to backward-point.
31.3 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, bit full outside off stump,
drives well to long-off for a single.
31.4 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, one run, quicker delivery outside off
stump, pushes to cover, quick single taken.
31.5 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, tossed up, driven upishly to
long-off for a single.
31.6 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, no run, tossed up outside off stump,
comes to the pitch of the ball and drives to extra-cover.

End of over 32 (3 runs) Bangladesh 134/3 (RR: 4.19 RRR: 79/17 = 4.65)
CM Bandara 6-0-28-1
Mohammad Ashraful 44* (57b 4x4) Habibul Bashar 20* (38b 1x4)

32.1 KHRK Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, slower ball outside
off stump, opens the face of the bat and runs it down to thirdman
for a single.
32.2 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, no run, short of length, keep a
bit low, mistimes the drive to mid-on.
32.3 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, no run, worked to the on side.
32.4 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, one run, slower ball, worked
nicely to midwicket for a single.
32.5 KHRK Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, bit quicker of the
track, Ashraful misses the cut shot.
32.6 KHRK Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, pitched up, driven to
extra-cover, fielded by Jayawardene.

End of over 33 (2 runs) Bangladesh 136/3 (RR: 4.12 RRR: 77/16 = 4.81)
KHRK Fernando 2-0-3-0
Habibul Bashar 21* (41b 1x4) Mohammad Ashraful 45* (60b 4x4)

77 required from 96 balls.
33.1 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, one run, driven of the back-foot to mid-
on for a single.
33.2 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, tossed up outside leg stump,
tries to sweep, takes it on the body.
33.3 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, tossed up on the middle and
leg, comes to the pitch of the ball and pushes to long-on for a
single.
33.4 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, one run, defended to the off side,
thinking of a single, fielder at cover-point picks up the ball and
throws it wide of the keeper, goes for an overthrow
33.5 Bandara to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, tossed up, mistimes the
drive to mid-on for a single.
33.6 Bandara to Habibul Bashar, one run, driven to extra-cover, single
taken.

End of over 34 (5 runs) Bangladesh 141/3 (RR: 4.15 RRR: 72/15 = 4.80)
CM Bandara 7-0-33-1
Habibul Bashar 24* (44b 1x4) Mohammad Ashraful 47* (63b 4x4)

34.1 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, no run, slower ball, plays to
midwicket.
34.2 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, no run, pushes to short thirdman
with an open face.
34.3 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, FOUR, short ball, Bashar pulls
well to the midwicket fence, good SHOT!
34.4 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, no run, width outside off stump,
cut straight to backward-point.
34.5 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, no run, slower ball, gets a
thickish edge behind square leg.
34.6 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, no run, good yorker to end the
over, dug out to the off side.

End of over 35 (4 runs) Bangladesh 145/3 (RR: 4.14 RRR: 68/14 = 4.86)
KHRK Fernando 3-0-7-0
Mohammad Ashraful 47* (63b 4x4) Habibul Bashar 28* (50b 2x4)

Good sensible batting from the two batsmen.
Change in bowling, Jayasuriya comes back.
35.1 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, pushed back to the bowler.
35.2 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, driven to mid-on.
35.3 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, one run
35.4 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, one run
35.5 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, one run
35.6 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, one run

End of over 36 (4 runs) Bangladesh 149/3 (RR: 4.14 RRR: 64/13 = 4.92)
ST Jayasuriya 6-0-21-0
Habibul Bashar 30* (52b 2x4) Mohammad Ashraful 49* (67b 4x4)

36.1 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, no run, pushed back to the bowler.
36.2 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, no run, short ball, mistimes the
pull straight to midwicket.
36.3 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, no run, good slower ball, played
to midwicket.
36.4 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, one run, short ball hit straight
past the bowler in the air to long-on for a single.
36.5 KHRK Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, steers down to
thirdman for a single, 50 for Ashraful!
wonderful batting from the young man.
36.6 KHRK Fernando to Habibul Bashar, one run, short outside off stump,
cuts well wide of thirdman for a single.

End of over 37 (3 runs) Bangladesh 152/3 (RR: 4.11 RRR: 61/12 = 5.08)
KHRK Fernando 4-0-10-0
Habibul Bashar 32* (57b 2x4) Mohammad Ashraful 50* (68b 4x4)

The ball is being changed.
Jayasuriya to continue.
37.1 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, no run, pushes to extra-cover.
37.2 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, no run, comes down the track and
smashes to extra-cover, Dilshan looks to have injured his arm in
fielding that ball.
37.3 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, one run, comes down the track and
drives well past the bowler to long-off for a single.
37.4 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, one run, good ball and well
played, opens the face of the bat and plays to cover.
37.5 Jayasuriya to Habibul Bashar, OUT: GONE! tossed up, comes down the
track and mistimes the drive to long-on, Kapugedera runs forward
and takes the catch.

Bangladesh 154/4, Partnership of 63
Habibul Bashar c Kapugedera b Jayasuriya 33 (61b 2x4 0x6)
Mohammad Ashraful 51* (69b 4x4) ST Jayasuriya 6.5-0-23-1

Aftab Ahmed comes in.
37.6 Jayasuriya to Mohammad Ashraful, no run, pushed back to the bowler.

End of over 38 (2 runs) Bangladesh 154/4 (RR: 4.05 RRR: 59/11 = 5.36)
ST Jayasuriya 7-0-23-1
Aftab Ahmed 0* (0b) Mohammad Ashraful 51* (70b 4x4)

38.1 KHRK Fernando to Aftab Ahmed, no run
38.2 KHRK Fernando to Aftab Ahmed, one run, driven in the air past the
bowler to mid-off, well fielded by Fernando.
38.3 KHRK Fernando to Mohammad Ashraful, OUT: GONE! comes down the track
and lofts it in the air wide of long-on, Bandara takes a good
catch.

Bangladesh 155/5, Partnership of 1
Mohammad Ashraful c Bandara b KHRK Fernando 51 (71b 4x4 0x6)
Aftab Ahmed 1* (2b) KHRK Fernando 4.3-0-11-1

38.4 KHRK Fernando to Aftab Ahmed, one run
38.5 KHRK Fernando to Alok Kapali, no run
38.6 KHRK Fernando to Alok Kapali, no run

End of over 39 (2 runs) Bangladesh 156/5 (RR: 4.00 RRR: 57/10 = 5.70)
KHRK Fernando 5-0-12-1
Aftab Ahmed 2* (3b) Alok Kapali 0* (2b)

38.6 KHRK Fernando to Alok Kapali, one run

End of over 39 (3 runs) Bangladesh 157/5 (RR: 4.03 RRR: 56/10 = 5.60)
KHRK Fernando 5-0-13-1
Alok Kapali 1* (3b) Aftab Ahmed 2* (3b)

39.1 Jayasuriya to Alok Kapali, one run
39.2 Jayasuriya to Aftab Ahmed, one run
39.3 Jayasuriya to Alok Kapali, one run
39.4 Jayasuriya to Aftab Ahmed, one run
39.5 Jayasuriya to Alok Kapali, no run
39.6 Jayasuriya to Alok Kapali, no run

End of over 40 (4 runs) Bangladesh 161/5 (RR: 4.03 RRR: 52/9 = 5.78)
ST Jayasuriya 8-0-27-1
Aftab Ahmed 4* (5b) Alok Kapali 3* (7b)

Bangladesh losing the plot here.
40.1 KHRK Fernando to Aftab Ahmed, two runs, driven to sweeper cover,
comes back for the second run.
40.2 KHRK Fernando to Aftab Ahmed, no run, driven straight to
Jayawardene at extra-cover.
40.3 KHRK Fernando to Aftab Ahmed, one run, driven back down the track,
hits the stumps at the non-striker's end, deflects to the on side,
goes through with the run.
40.4 KHRK Fernando to Alok Kapali, no run, pushed back to the bowler,
well fielded.
40.5 KHRK Fernando to Alok Kapali, two runs, slower ball, pushed wide of
extra-cover to the deep, comes back for the second run.
40.6 KHRK Fernando to Alok Kapali, no run, slower ball pitched up,
driven straight to Jayawardene at extra-cover.

End of over 41 (5 runs) Bangladesh 166/5 (RR: 4.05 RRR: 47/8 = 5.88)
KHRK Fernando 6-0-18-1
Aftab Ahmed 7* (8b) Alok Kapali 5* (10b)

Bangladesh needs only to pick up the singles and they will be
through to win this.
41.1 Jayasuriya to Aftab Ahmed, one run, worked to on side, quick single
taken, Jayawardene picks up the ball and throws to Jayasuriya, who
breaks the stumps, referred to the third Umpire, given not out.
41.2 Jayasuriya to Alok Kapali, no run, swept to short fine leg.
41.3 Jayasuriya to Alok Kapali, no run, comes down the track and pushes
it back to the bowler
41.4 Jayasuriya to Alok Kapali, one run, swept past the short fine leg
fielder for a single.
41.5 Jayasuriya to Aftab Ahmed, three runs, a touch short, late cut well
past the short thirdman to the deep, good running fetches three
runs.
41.6 Jayasuriya to Alok Kapali, FOUR, Good SHOT! sweeps well behind
square leg to the fence.

End of over 42 (9 runs) Bangladesh 175/5 (RR: 4.17 RRR: 38/7 = 5.43)
ST Jayasuriya 9-0-36-1
Aftab Ahmed 11* (10b) Alok Kapali 10* (14b 1x4)

38 runs required of 42 balls.
Bandara comes into the attack.
42.1 Bandara to Aftab Ahmed, one run, quick single taken to backward-
point.
42.2 Bandara to Alok Kapali, FOUR, tossed up, drives well in the air
wide of long-off to the fence, GOOD SHOT!
42.3 Bandara to Alok Kapali, one run, tossed up on the stumps, comes to
the pitch of the ball and pushes to long-on for a single.
42.4 Bandara to Aftab Ahmed, one run, a touch short, pushes to extra-
cover, Dilshan picks up the ball and scores a direct hit, referred
to the third Umpire, given not out.
31 runs required of 38 balls.
42.5 Bandara to Alok Kapali, no run, tossed up, comes forward and pushes
to extra-cover.
42.6 Bandara to Alok Kapali, two runs, works nicely to deep midwicket,
comes back for the second run.

End of over 43 (9 runs) Bangladesh 184/5 (RR: 4.28 RRR: 29/6 = 4.83)
CM Bandara 8-0-42-1
Aftab Ahmed 13* (12b) Alok Kapali 17* (18b 2x4)

Fernando comes back.
43.1 CRD Fernando to Aftab Ahmed, one run, pitched up, mistimes the
drive to long-on.
43.2 CRD Fernando to Alok Kapali, (noball) no run, Fernando oversteps.
43.2 CRD Fernando to Alok Kapali, no run, driven to mid-off, a run out
chance missed.
43.3 CRD Fernando to Alok Kapali, wide: no run, full down the leg side,
wonderful take by Sangakkara, could have gone to the fence.
43.3 CRD Fernando to Alok Kapali, one run, quick single taken to the off
side.
43.4 CRD Fernando to Aftab Ahmed, no run, comes down the track and
blocks it to on the track.
43.5 CRD Fernando to Aftab Ahmed, no run, good yorker outside off stump,
dug out on the track.
43.6 CRD Fernando to Aftab Ahmed, two runs, width outside off stump,
full ball, drives in the air to deep backward-point, comes back
for the second run.

End of over 44 (6 runs) Bangladesh 190/5 (RR: 4.32 RRR: 23/5 = 4.60)
CRD Fernando 7-0-42-1 (1w 5nb)
Alok Kapali 18* (21b 2x4) Aftab Ahmed 16* (16b)

Perera comes back.
round the wicket.
44.1 Perera to Alok Kapali, wide: two runs, down the leg side, signalled
wide, runs two for that.
44.1 Perera to Alok Kapali, legbye: one run, down the leg side, of the
pad to the on side.
19 runs required from 29 balls.
44.2 Perera to Aftab Ahmed, SIX, GOOD SHOT! what a strike, pitched up on
the legs, picks it up nicely and hits it over long-on fence.
44.3 Perera to Aftab Ahmed, no run, good ball beats the outside edge.
44.4 Perera to Aftab Ahmed, FOUR, GOOD SHOT, just opens the face of the
blade and runs it down wide of thirdman to the fence.
44.5 Perera to Aftab Ahmed, no run, defends to backward-point.
44.6 Perera to Aftab Ahmed, two runs, pitched up outside off stump,
drives high in the air wide of long-off, comes for the back for
the second run.

End of over 45 (16 runs) Bangladesh 206/5 (RR: 4.58 RRR: 7/4 = 1.75)
PDRL Perera 7-1-30-0 (2w)
Alok Kapali 18* (22b 2x4) Aftab Ahmed 28* (21b 1x4 1x6)

7 required from 24 balls.
45.1 CRD Fernando to Alok Kapali, OUT: GONE! fuller length delivery,
driven on the up, mistimes the shot to mid-off where Hasantha
takes the catch.

Bangladesh 206/6, Partnership of 51
Alok Kapali c KHRK Fernando b CRD Fernando 18 (23b 2x4 0x6)
Aftab Ahmed 28* (21b 1x4 1x6) CRD Fernando 7.1-0-42-2 (1w 5nb)

45.2 CRD Fernando to Khaled Mashud, no run, banged in short outside off
stump, Mashud watches it go by.
45.3 CRD Fernando to Khaled Mashud, no run, short and rising delivery
outside off stump, tries to run it down to thirdman, beats the
outside edge.
45.4 CRD Fernando to Khaled Mashud, (noball) no run, a beamer above
waist height, signalled by the Umpire, dangerous delivery.
45.4 CRD Fernando to Khaled Mashud, no run, short of length outside off
stump, left alone.
45.5 CRD Fernando to Khaled Mashud, one run, full toss driven to
backward-point for a single.
45.6 CRD Fernando to Aftab Ahmed, FOUR, Cracking SHOT! down the ground
wide of mid-off to the fence, wonderful shot.

End of over 46 (6 runs) Bangladesh 212/6 (RR: 4.61 RRR: 1/3 = 0.33)
CRD Fernando 8-0-48-2 (1w 6nb)
Khaled Mashud 1* (5b) Aftab Ahmed 32* (22b 2x4 1x6)

1 more required to win this.
46.1 Maharoof to Khaled Mashud, no run, ball on the stumps, pushed back
on the track.
46.2 Maharoof to Khaled Mashud, no run, opens the face of the bat and
runs it down to short thirdman, thinks of a single, shy at the
stumps, misses it.
46.3 Maharoof to Khaled Mashud, no run, slower ball outside off stump,
waits for the ball and opens the face to short thirdman, again a
shy at the stumps, misses.
46.4 Maharoof to Khaled Mashud, no run, pushed to extra-cover.
46.5 Maharoof to Khaled Mashud, no run, good yorker on the stumps, dug
out back to the bowler.
46.6 Maharoof to Khaled Mashud, one run, Bangladesh win, wonderful win,
big celebrations, pushed to short thirdman with an open face of
the bat, single taken.

End of over 47 (1 run) Bangladesh 213/6 (RR: 4.53 RRR: 0/2 = 0.00)
MF Maharoof 9-0-38-1 (2w 1nb)
Khaled Mashud 2* (11b) Aftab Ahmed 32* (22b 2x4 1x6)

Bangladesh win by 4 wickets.
This is first time they have beaten Sri Lanka. Ashraful played well
for his 51 and Aftab in the end did a wonderful job.
The series is now levelled at 1-1.
Jubliant scenes at the ground, they have created History.
Man of the match is Aftab Ahmed.
The final match of the series is to be played on 25th of February
at chittagong. It is going to be a wonderful final match, please
join us then for the live coverage.
Until then it is bye from us all here.

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Edited on, February 23, 2006, 4:47 AM GMT, by Shark_fin.