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  • India All Out 238 (45.1)
  • Sri Lanka 6/ 289 (50.0)
  • Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bat
  • Current Run Rate: 5.27
  • Required Run Rate: 10.76
  • Graph
BatsmenRB4s6sS/R
IK Pathan*473470138.24
UT Yadav02000.00
This Partnership:5 Runs From 7 Balls (R/R: 4.29)

BowlersOMRWEcon
NLTC Perera*7.103745.16
SL Malinga8.005526.88

Last 5 overs:
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46th Over
Sri Lanka defeated India by 51 runs to move into second position on the Commonwealth Bank Series table. Next stop is down in Hobart on Friday, where Sri Lanka are aiming for three in a row as they face Australia again. Goodnight from Brisbane.
Sri Lanka 6/289 - Thirimanne 62 (62), Dilshan 51 (72), Mathews 49* (37), Ashwin 2/50 (10) def. India 238 - Kohli 66 (83), Pathan 47 (34), Perera 4/37 (7.1), Kulasekara 3/40 (9). Points - SLA 4, IND 0. MOTM - Kulasekara. Crowd - 5406
Under lights Malinga removed Sehwag second ball before Nuwan Kulasekara, the pick of the bowlers, took the big wickets of Tendulkar, Gambhir and Jadeja. Thisara Perera finished with 4 wickets.
Tonight's win came after a very solid batting performance produced a big total. Thirimanne top scored with 62 but everyone contributed on a good batting wicket.
Sri Lanka have come out big winners in the end but India's middle order fought hard. Kohli batted well tonight and Pathan hit out, but the team desperately needed someone to score a hundred plus a couple of big partnerships.
I.Pathan - c&b:Perera 47 (34 balls, 55 minutes). FOW 10/238 (45.1), 10th wicket partnership (Pathan/Yadav) of 5 runs. U.Yadav - 0* (2 balls, 6 minutes).
Over 45.1: Perera to Pathan, no run, OUT, what a brilliant finish from Perera, the game is over and Perera thanks his stars for that! It was a low full toss creamed straight back at his head! Perera got his hands up and plucked it, Sri Lanka win by 51 runs
45th Over
Over 44.6: Malinga to Yadav, no run, another good yorker and again Yadav does well to keep it out. IND 9/238 (Pathan 47, Yadav 0), needing 52 off 30 balls.
Over 44.5: Malinga to Yadav, no run, the field comes up as Yadav defends a great yorker back to the bowler.
Over 44.4: Malinga to Pathan, one run, swings hard and drags the ball down to long on for a single.
Over 44.3: Malinga to Pathan, FOUR, full toss flicked away over the man at short fine leg to the boundary, good shot.
Over 44.2: Malinga to Pathan, no run, reaches for a full ball outside off stump and he misses it.
Over 44.1: Malinga to Pathan, no run, steers a drive out to deep point and they decide against the single.
44th Over
That was a great catch taken by the sub fielder because the ball flew to his left. If he missed it, there was a boundary on the cards.
Vinay Kumar -c:Sub (Senanayake) b:Perera 0 (4 balls, 5 minutes). FOW 9/233 (43.6), 9th wicket partnership (Pathan/Vinay Kumar) of 1 run (6 balls, 4 minutes). The last batsman is Umesh Yadav.
Over 43.6: Perera to Vinay Kumar, no run, OUT, a bit of width outside off stump and Vinay Kumar slashes at it. The ball has flown in the air and the sub fielder Senanayake takes a brilliant catch diving to his left! Sri Lanka will win this one, IND 9/233
Over 43.5: Perera to Vinay Kumar, no run, a wide slip comes in now for Vinay Kumar who defends into the covers.
Over 43.4: Perera to Vinay Kumar, no run, pushes outside the off stump and he's been beaten.
Over 43.3: Perera to Vinay Kumar, no run, drives and misses outside the off stump.
Over 43.2: Perera to Pathan, one run, punches a drive passed the bowler to long on.
Over 43.1: Perera to Pathan, no run, full toss slapped hard to a diving sub fielder Senanayake at point, great save!
43rd Over
44th Over: Thisara Perera (2/36 off 6) is back to replace Kulasekara at the Stanley St end.
R.Ashwin - c:Sangakkara b:Malinga 5 (6 balls, 11 minutes). FOW 8/232 (42.6), 8th wicket partnership (Pathan/Ashwin) of 17 runs (13 balls, 11 minutes). The new batsman is Vinay Kumar.
Over 42.6: Malinga to Ashwin, no run, OUT, attempts a late cut and he's feathered a little edge through to Sangakarra! Ashwin backed away, the ball followed him slightly and he could only get a little edge on it. IND 8/232
Over 42.5: Malinga to Pathan, one run, flicks the ball off his pads along the ground to deep midwicket for another single.
Over 42.4: Malinga to Ashwin, one run, attempted yorker squeezed behind point for a single. Thirimanne dives full length to his left to make the save.
Over 42.3: Malinga to Pathan, one run, winds up and crunches a drive down the ground. Dilshan scoots to his left below us and cuts it off.
Over 42.2: Malinga to Ashwin, one run, defends a slower ball softly down through the gully.
Over 42.1: Malinga to Pathan, one run, gets forward and drives easily along the ground to long off.
42nd Over
43rd Over: Lasith Malinga (1/45 off 6) is back at the Vulture St end, replacing Perera.
Over 41.6: Kulasekara to Pathan, one run, another low full toss and Pathan punches a drive down to long on. IND 7/227 (Pathan 38, Ashwin 3), 63 off 48.
Over 41.5: Kulasekara to Ashwin, leg bye, advances and the bowler delivers a low full toss clipped off the pad towards square leg.
Over 41.4: Kulasekara to Ashwin, two runs, short ball helped away with a pull shot over midwicket. Plenty of space out there and they pick up a couple.
Over 41.3: Kulasekara to Pathan, one run, good yorker has Pathan squeezing a quick single passed the bowler.
Over 41.2: Kulasekara to Ashwin, one run, gets forward and punches a drive down the ground for a single.
Over 41.1: Kulasekara to Pathan, one run, punches a drive down the ground to long off.
41st Over
Over 40.6: Perera to Pathan, one run, knocked away off the hip for a single to backward square leg. IND 7/220 (Pathan 35, Ashwin 0), 70 off 54 balls.
Over 40.5: Perera to Pathan, FOUR, short one sits up and Pathan is pulling along the ground through backward square leg.
Patel was done for a bit of pace perhaps but the shot wasn't quite on. The ball was pushed across him on the angle and he tried to play to the leg-side. Malinga ran in from mid off and took it nicely.
P.Patel - c:Malinga b:Perera 4 (7 balls, 15 minutes). FOW 7/215 (40.4), 7th wicket partnership (Pathan/Patel) of 24 runs (18 balls, 15 minutes). The new batsman is Ravi Ashwin.
Over 40.4: Perera to Patel, no run, OUT, attempts to whip the ball away and it's gone straight up in the air. Three fielders are in range including the bowler, Malinga calls it and takes it cleanly. Nice catch and another one falls, IND 7/215
Over 40.3: Perera to Pathan, one run, short one pulled along the ground to deep midwicket for another single.
Over 40.2: Perera to Patel, one run, glides a short ball down to third man for a single.
Over 40.1: Perera to Pathan, one run, the field is spread now after the Power Play and Pathan is chuncking a pull shot to mid on.
40th Over
41st Over: Thisara Perera (1/28 off 5) is back at the Vulture St end, replacing Malinga.
Power Play 3 (batting team): India scored 46 runs for the loss of 2 wickets, Sri Lanka scored 1/30 in theirs. After 40 overs, Sri Lanka were 4/198.
Over 39.6: Kulasekara to Pathan, one run, drives hard with an edge along the ground to third man. IND 6/212 (Pathan 28, Patel 3), needing 78 off 60 balls.
Over 39.5: Kulasekara to Patel, one run, short ball popped up off the leading edge and into a gap on the off-side! Patel tried to flick it to leg, it went to the packed off-side field but found a gap!
Over 39.4: Kulasekara to Patel, no run, low full toss driven along the ground but straight to backward point.
Over 39.3: Kulasekara to Pathan, one run, winds up and hammers a drive down the ground to long off. Just the single, good work in the deep.
Over 39.2: Kulasekara to Pathan, FOUR, swings the arms and clubs the ball flat over midwicket. Here's another boundary and Pathan gives India hope.
Over 39.1: Kulasekara to Pathan, FOUR, great shot from Pathan picking the ball up off middle stump and drop-kicking it to the deep midwicket boundary.
Over 39.1: Kulasekara to Pathan, wide, attempts a big cover drive to a full ball well wide of the off stump.
39th Over
India 200 runs off 234 balls in 170 minutes.
Over 38.6: Malinga to Pathan, one run, pushes a drive into the cover gap and he'll retain the strike. IND 6/200 (Pathan 18, Patel 2).
Over 38.5: Malinga to Pathan, no run, gets forward and leaves a full ball angled across him.
Over 38.4: Malinga to Patel, one run, back in the crease and nudges the ball to the huge gap near square leg.
Over 38.3: Malinga to Patel, no run, moves across to whip the ball through the leg-side. It rolls away off his pad and Malinga regains the ball.
Over 38.2: Malinga to Pathan, one run, jams his bat down on an attempted yorker and they take a quick single towards midwicket.
Over 38.1: Malinga to Pathan, FOUR, stands at the crease and smokes a cover drive to the boundary. That was one of the best shots we've seen here today.
38th Over
Over 37.6: Kulasekara to Pathan, one run, slaps a drive down the ground to long off for a single. IND 6/193 (Pathan 12, Patel 1).
Over 37.5: Kulasekara to Patel, one run, shuffles across and tucks the ball down through backward square leg.
Sri Lanka continue taking wickets just when you think India could pull this off. Jadeja was very angry with that inside edge, but good reward for the bowler. Kulasekara has been outstanding tonight.
R.Jadeja - b:Kulasekara 17 (21 balls, 35 minutes). FOW 6/191 (37.4), 6th wicket partnership (Jadeja/Pathan) of 19 runs (13 balls, 12 minutes). The new batsman is Parthiv Patel.
Over 37.4: Kulasekara to Jadeja, no run, OUT, bowled him!! Kulasekara strikes again with a yorker. Jadeja swung hard, it was a low full toss actually outside off stump and the inside edge crashed into the stumps. Sri Lanka stay on top, IND 6/191
Over 37.3: Kulasekara to Pathan, one run, squeezes the ball with a drive through the covers.
Over 37.2: Kulasekara to Pathan, wide, leaves a low full toss pushed way across the left hander.
Over 37.2: Kulasekara to Pathan, FOUR, swings hard outside off stump with a thick edge. A bid dive down here from Maharoof and he knocks it away, it still flicks the rope though.
Over 37.1: Kulasekara to Jadeja, one run, swings hard down to long off for one more.
37th Over
38th Over: Nuwan Kulasekara (2/13 off 6) is back now at the Stanley St end, replacing Perera.
Over 36.6: Malinga to Pathan, FOUR, swings the ball hard off the pads and he's picked the vacant fine leg boundary. Good batting, good game still on here. IND 5/184 (Jadeja 16, Malinga 6).
Over 36.5: Malinga to Pathan, no run, another attempted yorker and Pathan is squeezing the ball out.
Over 36.4: Malinga to Pathan, no run, ducks just underneath a very quick bouncer, well bowled.
Over 36.3: Malinga to Jadeja, leg bye, APPEAL, huge shout for lbw as Jadeja misses an inswinging yorker. Umpire Bowden shakes his head, maybe swinging passed leg stump. They scamper a leg bye as well.
Over 36.2: Malinga to Jadeja, two runs, waits on the crease and glides the ball down through backward point.
Over 36.1: Malinga to Jadeja, two runs, pushes the ball with a thick inside edge behind square. Again Sangakkara has the chasing to do.
Over 36.1: Malinga to Jadeja, wide, starts with a slower one down the leg side.
36th Over
37th Over: Lasith Malinga (1/29 off 4) back at the Vulture St end, replacing Maharoof.
Over 35.6: Perera to Pathan, two runs, gloves a short ball along the ground and through a sliding Malinga at short fine leg. Sangakarra does the chasing. IND 5/174 (Jadeja 12, Pathan 2).
Over 35.5: Perera to Pathan, no run, gets forward and defends with a drive to mid off.
Over 35.4: Perera to Pathan, no run, up on his toes and defends to the off-side.
Kohli batted well tonight but the pull shot was always a problem. He got runs with it but was dropped at deep midwicket twice. Now this ball was on to him too quickly and it lobbed up to mid on.
V.Kohli - c:Kulasekara b:Perera 66 (83 balls, 116 minutes). FOW 5/172 (35.3), 5th wicket partnership (Kohli/Jadeja) of 26 runs (30 balls, 22 minutes). The new batsman is Irfan Pathan.
Over 35.3: Perera to Kohli, no run, OUT, another short one and it's done the job with Kohli picking out Kulasekara at mid on. That could be the game, Kohli was done for pace and completely mis-hit the shot. End of a good innings, IND 5/172
Over 35.2: Perera to Kohli, FOUR, gives himself a bit of room and slashes a wide ball over the top and just short of the third man boundary.
Over 35.1: Perera to Kohli, two runs, moves across and chips the ball high over midwicket for a couple. This is a huge Power Play for both sides.
35th Over
36th Over: Thisara Perera (0/20 off 4) back into the attack at the Stanley St end, replacing Herath. Power Play 3 (batting team): Overs 36-40.
Over 34.6: Maharoof to Jadeja, no run, steps tall and cuts straight to Dilshan at point. IND 4/166 (Kohli 60, Jadeja 12), needing 124 to win off the last 15 overs.
Over 34.5: Maharoof to Jadeja, FOUR, lovely shot from Jadeja getting forward and flicking a drive down through mid on to the boundary.
Over 34.4: Maharoof to Jadeja, two runs, charges down the pitch and slices the ball over backward point for a couple.
Over 34.3: Maharoof to Jadeja, no run, back in the crease and fends the ball away to the off-side.
Over 34.2: Maharoof to Jadeja, no run, stands at the crease and defends into the covers.
Over 34.1: Maharoof to Kohli, one run, worked away off the hip for a single to fine leg.
34th Over
Drinks: India 4/159 (34 overs) with Kohli on 59 and Jadeja on 6, chasing 290 to win. Sri Lanka are in front courtesy of that last wicket, but Kohli holds the key. If he's in at the end of the 50th over, India probably win.
Over 33.6: Herath to Kohli, one run, chopped down through the gully for a quick single. IND 4/159 (Kohli 59, Jadeja 6).
Over 33.5: Herath to Kohli, no run, punches from the crease straight to extra cover.
Over 33.4: Herath to Jadeja, one run, shuffles across and works a single away through midwicket.
Over 33.3: Herath to Kohli, one run, backs away and works another run through the big gap at midwicket.
Over 33.2: Herath to Jadeja, one run, staying around the wicket and Jadeja flicks a drive down to long on.
Over 33.1: Herath to Jadeja, no run, on the crease and defends to the off-side.
33rd Over
Over 32.6: Maharoof to Kohli, no run, slower ball pushed back down the pitch to the bowler. IND 4/155 (Kohli 57, Jadeja 4), the target is 290 to win.
Over 32.5: Maharoof to Jadeja, one run, slashed from the crease away through backward point for a single.
Over 32.4: Maharoof to Kohli, one run, on the crease and drops another quick single towards the point region.
Over 32.3: Maharoof to Jadeja, one run, moves across and defends into the big gap at midwicket for another run.
Over 32.2: Maharoof to Kohli, one run, defends with an inside edge away to square leg.
Over 32.1: Maharoof to Kohli, no run, the slip is gone now and Kohli is dabbing the ball to backward point.
32nd Over
Over 31.6: Herath to Jadeja, no run, shuffles across and defends away to midwicket. IND 4/151 (Kohli 55, Jadeja 2).
Over 31.5: Herath to Jadeja, no run, gets forward and defends to the off-side.
Over 31.4: Herath to Kohli, one run, gives himself a bit of room to drive away to long off.
Over 31.3: Herath to Jadeja, one run, flighted ball punched down the ground to long off.
Over 31.2: Herath to Jadeja, no run, around the wicket and Jadeja defends to the leg-side.
Over 31.1: Herath to Kohli, one run, leans forward and drives out to deep cover.
31st Over
Over 30.6: Maharoof to Kohli, one run, short ball cut away hard to the man out there at deep cover again. IND 4/148 (Kohli 53, Jadeja 1).
Over 30.5: Maharoof to Jadeja, one run, cuts the ball hard out to deep cover for a single.
Over 30.4: Maharoof to Jadeja, no run, moves across and defends with a drive to mid on.
That was a funny dismissal for Raina. He was back deep in the crease to turn the ball through the leg-side, a bit of extra bounce and a leading edge did him though. Thirimanne had to run forward but it was a very easy catch.
S.Raina - c:Thirimanne b:Maharoof 32 (55 balls, 78 minutes). FOW 4/146 (30.3), 4th wicket partnership (Kohli/Raina) of 92 runs (116 balls, 78 minutes). The new batsman is Ravi Jadeja.
Over 30.3: Maharoof to Raina, no run, OUT, shuffles across to defend and he pops it straight up to short cover! There's the wicket, a bit of extra bounce and it was a very soft catch. Thirimanne skipped in to take it, IND 4/146
Over 30.2: Maharoof to Kohli, one run, walks forward and pushes a drive towards Jayawardene at mid off. They take him on and beat the wide throw.
Over 30.1: Maharoof to Kohli, no run, up on his toes and defends it back to the bowler.
30th Over
Over 29.6: Herath to Kohli, one run, gives himself a bit of room and knocks the ball into a huge gap at midwicket. IND 3/145 (Kohli 51, Raina 32), at the same time Sri Lanka were 3/138. We have a good contest on here.
Over 29.5: Herath to Raina, one run, worked easily into the midwicket gap for a single.
Over 29.4: Herath to Raina, no run, shuffles across and defends to the leg-side.
Virat Kohli 50 runs off 66 balls in 89 minutes with 1 Four.
Over 29.3: Herath to Kohli, one run, drives away through the covers for a single and that's his 50!
Over 29.2: Herath to Raina, one run, around the wicket and Raina flicks his drive through wide mid on.
Over 29.1: Herath to Kohli, one run, pushes a drive along the ground through wide mid off for a single.
29th Over
Over 28.6: Maharoof to Kohli, one run, nudged away from the crease to the midwicket gap. IND 3/140 (Kohli 48, Raina 30).
Over 28.5: Maharoof to Raina, one run, stands at the crease and glides the ball away to third man.
Over 28.4: Maharoof to Raina, two runs, short ball pulled down along the ground through backward square leg.
Over 28.3: Maharoof to Raina, no run, moves across and defends back down the pitch.
Over 28.2: Maharoof to Kohli, one run, dabs a shorter ball away through the gully region.
Over 28.1: Maharoof to Kohli, two runs, a wide slip waiting as Kohli knocks the ball softly through square leg for a couple.
28th Over
29th Over: Just one over for Malinga, here's Farveez Maharoof (0/31 off 6) back at the Vulture St end.
Over 27.6: Herath to Kohli, one run, forward and drives back passed the bowler for a run down to long off. IND 3/133 (Kohli 44, Raina 27).
Over 27.5: Herath to Raina, one run, knocked away towards square leg for a single.
Over 27.4: Herath to Raina, no run, gets across and defends to the off-side.
Over 27.3: Herath to Raina, no run, flighted ball has Raina pushing at it but missing.
Over 27.2: Herath to Kohli, one run, slaps a drive away passed the bowler to long off.
Over 27.1: Herath to Kohli, no run, gets forward and defends softly back down the pitch.
27th Over
Over 26.6: Malinga to Raina, no run, gets across and defends with a drive into the covers. IND 3/130 (Kohli 42, Raina 26).
Over 26.5: Malinga to Kohli, one run, dabs a short one down towards mid on for a quick single.
Over 26.4: Malinga to Kohli, two runs, flicked away off the pads down to the man on the long leg boundary.
Over 26.3: Malinga to Raina, one run, great yorker has Raina jamming his bat down to squeeze it out. The ball was tangled around his feet and Kohli did well to call him through.
Over 26.2: Malinga to Raina, no run, reaches for a full ball outside off stump and plays it to the off-side.
Over 26.1: Malinga to Kohli, one run, works a slower ball away off the stumps through square leg.
26th Over
Over 25.6: Herath to Kohli, one run, gives himself a bit of room and punches a single into the covers. IND 3/125 (Kohli 38, Raina 25).
Over 25.5: Herath to Raina, one run, shuffles across and knocks the ball around the corner. India clawing their way back into the contest.
Over 25.4: Herath to Raina, two runs, pushed softly through the gully area. Malinga has a throw at the stumps, misses and hasn't been backed up cleanly.
Over 25.3: Herath to Kohli, one run, slaps a drive out through the covers for another run.
Over 25.2: Herath to Raina, one run, knocked easily into the gap at square leg for another run.
Over 25.1: Herath to Kohli, one run, gets across and dabs the ball to short third man for a single.
25th Over
Over 24.6: Malinga to Kohli, one run, controls a pull shot through square leg. That last one hung in the air a long time and was badly missed, much easier chance than last time. Chandimal has been hooked from that boundary. IND 3/118 (Kohli 35, Raina 21).
Over 24.5: Malinga to Kohli, two runs, DROPPED, short ball has Kohli top-edging a pull shot. A chance for redemption here for Chandimal who comes in from deep midwicket, starts to back-peddle and he's dropped it again! Kohli dropped again, on 32!
Over 24.4: Malinga to Raina, one run, up on his toes and fends the ball around the corner to fine leg.
Over 24.3: Malinga to Kohli, one run, slower ball sits up and Kohli swings his pull shot away to deep midwicket for a single.
Over 24.2: Malinga to Kohli, two runs, worked off the hip for a couple of easy runs behind square.
Over 24.1: Malinga to Kohli, no run, gets forward with a slip waiting and drives along the ground straight to point.
24th Over
25th Over: Lasith Malinga (1/17 off 2) returning now at the Vulture St end, replacing Perera.
Over 23.6: Herath to Raina, no run, on the crease and dabs the ball down to the off-side. IND 3/111 (Kohli 29, Raina 20).
Over 23.5: Herath to Kohli, one run, back in the crease and slaps a single out to deep cover.
Over 23.4: Herath to Kohli, FOUR, rocks back and whacks a pull shot flat over midwicket. It races away before crashing into the fence.
Over 23.3: Herath to Raina, one run, flighted ball knocked back passed the bowler to long on.
Over 23.2: Herath to Raina, wide, misses a hard sweep down the leg side and a wide is called.
Over 23.2: Herath to Raina, no run, gets forward and defends to the off-side.
Kohli & Raina 50 run partnership (4th wicket) off 72 balls in 50 minutes.
Over 23.1: Herath to Kohli, one run, punches a drive back down the ground to long on.
23rd Over
Over 22.6: Perera to Kohli, one run, gets forward and defends with a firm drive down to mid off. IND 3/103 (Kohli 23, Raina 19).
Over 22.5: Perera to Kohli, two runs, short ball pulled away hard through midwicket. Chandimal runs around to his left, slides, and makes a good save.
Over 22.4: Perera to Kohli, no run, stands tall at the crease and slashes the drive straight to cover.
Over 22.3: Perera to Kohli, no run, moves forward and defends into the covers.
Over 22.2: Perera to Kohli, no run, gets across and defends towards backward point.
India 100 runs off 133 balls in 95 minutes.
Over 22.1: Perera to Raina, one run, waits at the crease and glides a single away to Malinga at third man.
22nd Over
Over 21.6: Herath to Kohli, two runs, slaps a drive off the back foot to deep cover for a couple. IND 3/99 (Kohli 20, Raina 18).
Over 21.5: Herath to Raina, one run, on the back foot and punches a single down to long on.
Over 21.4: Herath to Kohli, one run, turned into the big gap at square leg for a single.
Over 21.3: Herath to Kohli, no run, plays back and clubs the ball on the bounce to Thirimanne at a straight midwicket.
Over 21.2: Herath to Raina, one run, gets back and punches a single down to long on.
Over 21.1: Herath to Raina, no run, around the wicket to Raina who is knocking the ball to midwicket.
21st Over
22nd Over: Rangana Herath is on now at the Stanley St end, replacing Mathews.
Over 20.6: Perera to Raina, one run, worked into the gap at midwicket for a single. That drop may help swing momentum, IND 3/94 (Kohli 17, Raina 16).
Over 20.5: Perera to Kohli, one run, drives hard to a tumbling Jayawardene at mid on.
Over 20.4: Perera to Kohli, two runs, DROPPED, short ball pulled flat and hard straight to Chandimal at deep midwicket. He hardly needs to move but it's burst through the hands! Should have been taken, Kohli with a life on 14.
Over 20.3: Perera to Raina, one run, flicked off the pad to deep square leg.
Over 20.2: Perera to Raina, FOUR, drives hard outside off stump and gets the french cut to the boundary. The inside edge flew passed leg stump and raced away.
Over 20.1: Perera to Kohli, one run, moves across and whips a single wide of mid on.
20th Over
Power Play 2 (bowling team): India scored 15 runs for the loss of 0 wickets. Sri Lanka scored 1/22 in their second power play.
Over 19.6: Mathews to Raina, no run, squared up slightly while defending and gets an edge along the ground to point. IND 3/84 (Kohli 13, Raina 10). Sri Lanka were 1/101 at the same stage.
Over 19.5: Mathews to Raina, no run, gets forward and watchfully leaves the ball outside off stump.
Over 19.4: Mathews to Raina, no run, takes a step forward and defends down the pitch to mid off.
Over 19.3: Mathews to Kohli, one run, pushes the ball back wide of the bowler and they take on Malinga at mid on for the quick single.
Over 19.2: Mathews to Kohli, no run, shorter ball has Kohli trying to force a punch through the off-side. He gets an inside edge bouncing away to the off-side.
Over 19.1: Mathews to Kohli, no run, moves forward at Mathews and defends to the off-side.
19th Over
Over 18.6: Perera to Raina, no run, gets up on his toes and punches the ball away to Dilshan again. Not much happening for the batting team, IND 3/83 (Kohli 12, Raina 10).
Over 18.5: Perera to Raina, no run, moves across and defends to Chandimal charging in from cover.
Over 18.4: Perera to Kohli, one run, forward and drives along the ground wide of Herath at mid off.
Over 18.3: Perera to Kohli, no run, on the crease and fends the ball with a drive to the off-side.
Over 18.2: Perera to Raina, one run, leans forward and pushes a drive wide of mid off for an easy single.
Over 18.1: Perera to Raina, no run, waits on the crease and defends along the ground to backward point.
18th Over
Over 17.6: Mathews to Kohli, no run, wide ball slapped on the bounce straight to Dilshan at backward point. IND 3/81 (Kohli 11, Raina 9).
Over 17.5: Mathews to Kohli, no run, stands at the crease to whip the ball away. He's beaten on the inside edge, wrong shot to a ball outside off stump.
Over 17.4: Mathews to Kohli, two runs, flicks the ball from off stump out through midwicket for an easy couple of runs.
Over 17.3: Mathews to Kohli, no run, defends from the crease with a punch out towards point.
Over 17.2: Mathews to Raina, one run, on the crease and glides the ball down to third man.
Over 17.1: Mathews to Raina, no run, on the crease and punches a drive straight to mid off.
17th Over
Over 16.6: Perera to Kohli, no run, slaps a drive straight to extra cover to end the over. IND 3/78 (Kohli 9, Raina 8).
Over 16.5: Perera to Kohli, no run, short ball has Kohli attempting a pull shot but playing straight to mid on.
Over 16.4: Perera to Kohli, no run, drives confidently along the ground but straight to mid off.
Over 16.3: Perera to Kohli, no run, shuffles across and defends to cover point.
Over 16.2: Perera to Raina, two wides, misses a flick down the leg side and a diving Sangakarra can't take it cleanly.
Over 16.2: Perera to Raina, two runs, on the crease and guides the ball down passed the diving slip for a couple to third man.
Over 16.1: Perera to Raina, no run, a slip and a gully in as Raina is back and defending.
16th Over
17th Over: Thisara Perera on now at the Vulture St end, replacing Maharoof.
Drinks: India 3/74 (16 overs) with Kohli on 9 and Raina on 6, chasing 290 to win. The run rate is fine but the big three wickets are down. Sri Lanka are well on top and pushing hard for a big win, long way to go.
Over 15.6: Mathews to Raina, one run, pulls a short ball out through midwicket for a single to the man on the fence. IND 3/74 (Kohli 9, Raina 6).
Over 15.5: Mathews to Kohli, one run, pushes forward and defends to a sleeping Malinga at mid on. They scamper a quick single but weren't under any pressure.
Over 15.4: Mathews to Kohli, two runs, worked away off the pads through square leg for a couple.
Over 15.3: Mathews to Kohli, no run, on the back foot and punched straight to extra cover.
Over 15.2: Mathews to Kohli, no run, gets forward and defends back to the bowler. That was a tough chance but the flying Dilshan got there with two hands.
Over 15.1: Mathews to Raina, one run, DROPPED, pushes forward to work the ball through the leg-side. He gets a leading edge flying through backward point, a leaping Dilshan can't hold it. Tough chance, Raina given a life on 4.
15th Over
Power Play 2 (bowling team): Overs 16-20
Over 14.6: Maharoof to Raina, three runs, gets forward and lofts a drive over extra cover. The ball has plugged a bit in the deep and they get a few. IND 3/69 (Kohli 6, Raina 4).
Over 14.5: Maharoof to Raina, no run, gives himself room to play a booming drive and he's missed it.
Over 14.4: Maharoof to Raina, no run, waits on the crease and defends it into the packed off-side field.
Over 14.3: Maharoof to Kohli, one run, drives hard with a thick edge just over Thirimanne in the gully.
Over 14.2: Maharoof to Kohli, two runs, short ball whipped off the body for a couple behind square.
Over 14.1: Maharoof to Kohli, no run, APPEAL, hit on the pad trying to whip the ball through the leg-side. The Sri Lankans are up but Umpire Bowden isn't, angling down the leg side.
14th Over
Over 13.6: Mathews to Raina, no run, moves across and defends back down the pitch to the bowler. IND 3/63 (Kohli 3, Raina 1).
Over 13.5: Mathews to Kohli, one run, flicked off the hip for a single to Herath at fine leg.
Over 13.4: Mathews to Kohli, two runs, drives confidently out through the covers. Chandimal knocks it down with a dive and they get a couple.
Over 13.3: Mathews to Kohli, no run, steps forward at a length ball and defends it to Dilshan at backward point.
Over 13.2: Mathews to Kohli, no run, shuffles across and defends the ball down towards Thirimanne at slip.
Over 13.1: Mathews to Kohli, no run, a slip and short cover in who is fielding a well timed drive. Good shot, but no runs.
13th Over
13th Over: Angelo Mathews into the attack at the Stanley St end, replacing Kulasekara.
Over 12.6: Maharoof to Raina, no run, defends safely away again to the off-side to end a maiden over. IND 3/60 (Kohli 0, Raina 1).
Over 12.5: Maharoof to Raina, no run, on the crease and defends down towards Chandimal running in from cover.
Over 12.4: Maharoof to Raina, no run, leans forward and defends along the ground towards point.
Over 12.3: Maharoof to Raina, no run, on the back foot and defends to the off-side.
Over 12.2: Maharoof to Raina, no run, up on his toes and defends away to the leg-side.
Over 12.1: Maharoof to Raina, no run, on the crease and leaves a ball pushed across him.
12th Over
Over 11.6: Kulasekara to Raina, one run, gets forward and defends forward of cover. He sets off for a quick single and the throw hits Raina as he completes the run. IND 3/60 (Kohli 0, Raina 1).
Over 11.5: Kulasekara to Raina, no run, on the crease and defends away to the off-side.
Over 11.4: Kulasekara to Raina, four leg byes, moves across to flick the ball fine and it clips his pad, beating Sangakkara.
Over 11.3: Kulasekara to Raina, no run, shuffles across and leaves again outside the off stump.
Over 11.2: Kulasekara to Raina, no run, on the crease and leaves the ball pushed across the off stump.
Over 11.1: Kulasekara to Raina, wide, leaves a ball slipping down the leg side.
Gambhir had taken a step or two at the bowler who responded by pushing the ball across him. He followed it with a push and prod and all he could manage was a bit of catching practice.
G.Gambhir - c:Perera b:Kulasekara 29 (34 balls, 46 minutes). FOW 3/54 (11.1), 3rd wicket partnership (Gambhir/Kohli) of 16 runs (20 balls, 14 minutes). The new batsman is Suresh Raina.
Over 11.1: Kulasekara to Gambhir, no run, OUT, pushes forward to defend and Kulasekara has struck again! The edge flew away straight to Perera, leaning forward at the wider of the two slips. He too was looking good, but it's all over now. IND 3/54
11th Over
Over 10.6: Maharoof to Kohli, no run, gets back in the crease and defends it down to the off-side. IND 2/54 (Gambhir 29, Kohli 0) chasing 290 to win.
Over 10.5: Maharoof to Gambhir, one run, there he goes again with a cut shot but Dilshan at point makes a great save to his left. He knocks the ball away to save the boundary.
Over 10.4: Maharoof to Gambhir, FOUR, short ball sits up and Gambhir is cutting again through point. It too races to the boundary.
Over 10.3: Maharoof to Gambhir, no run, defends with a firm drive straight back to the bowler.
Over 10.2: Maharoof to Gambhir, FOUR, stands tall and thumps a cut shot through cover point to the boundary.
Over 10.1: Maharoof to Gambhir, no run, steps forward and pushes a drive down to Jayawardene at mid off.
10th Over
Over 9.6: Kulasekara to Kohli, no run, steps across and defends back down the pitch to the bowler. IND 2/45 (Gambhir 20, Kohli 0), at the same stage Sri Lanka were 0/53.
Over 9.5: Kulasekara to Gambhir, one run, turned softly down behind square for a quick single.
Over 9.4: Kulasekara to Gambhir, wide, attempts a flick but can't connect with the short ball down the leg side.
Over 9.4: Kulasekara to Gambhir, no run, happy to leave another one angling away towards the two slips.
Over 9.3: Kulasekara to Gambhir, no run, moves across and leaves outside the off stump.
Over 9.2: Kulasekara to Gambhir, FOUR, great shot as Kulasekara is too full this time and Gambhir punches it down through mid off.
Over 9.1: Kulasekara to Gambhir, no run, on the crease and defends inside the line of a ball pushing close to the off stump.
9th Over
Over 8.6: Maharoof to Kohli, no run, on the crease and pushes back down the pitch to the bowler. IND 2/39 (Gambhir 15, Kohli 0).
Over 8.5: Maharoof to Kohli, no run, shuffles across and defends safely towards cover point.
Over 8.4: Maharoof to Kohli, no run, up on his toes and defends to the off-side. Replays suggest an inside edge perhaps, going over the top too.
Over 8.3: Maharoof to Kohli, no run, APPEAL, big shout for lbw as Kohli attempts to defend. Umpire Bowden shakes his head, maybe too high.
Over 8.2: Maharoof to Kohli, no run, gets forward and leaves outside off stump.
Over 8.1: Maharoof to Gambhir, one run, slashed away from the crease down to third man.
8th Over
Over 7.6: Kulasekara to Kohli, no run, gets forward and leaves a tempting ball outside off stump. IND 2/38 (Gambhir 14, Kohli 0).
Kulasekara is in the middle of a very good spell here and he's got the big wicket. Tendulkar, who looked great tonight, was in two minds to play or leave, he opted for leave but opted too late. Sri Lanka are over the moon here, in the box seat.
S.Tendulkar - b:Kulasekara 22 (23 balls, 33 minutes). FOW 2/38 (7.5), 2nd wicket partnership (Tendulkar/Gambhir) of 38 runs (45 balls, 31 minutes). The new batsman is Virat Kohli.
Over 7.5: Kulasekara to Tendulkar, no run, OUT, bowled him off the inside edge!! Tendulkar was forward and looking to leave outside off stump, he was too slow in raising the bat and it deflected off the edge to crash into the stumps. IND 2/38
Over 7.4: Kulasekara to Tendulkar, no run, pushes harder and beaten outside the off stump. He shuffled across and this one just straightened passed the edge.
Over 7.3: Kulasekara to Tendulkar, no run, same again as Tendulkar is back and across to defend.
Over 7.2: Kulasekara to Tendulkar, no run, gets back in the crease and defends to the off-side.
Over 7.1: Kulasekara to Gambhir, one run, waits on the crease and glides a single down to Herath at third man.
7th Over
Over 6.6: Maharoof to Tendulkar, no run, gets across and defends to the leg-side. IND 1/37 (Tendulkar 22, Gambhir 13).
Over 6.5: Maharoof to Gambhir, one run, squared up again and another edge is in the air. This one is to Dilshan's right at point and they'll get another single.
Over 6.4: Maharoof to Gambhir, two runs, reaches forward to defend and he's squared up. A leading edge flies in the air but safely between cover and point.
Over 6.3: Maharoof to Gambhir, two runs, on the crease and turns a shortish ball around the corner for a couple behind square.
Over 6.2: Maharoof to Gambhir, no run, full ball has Gambhir forward and defending with a soft drive to mid on.
Over 6.1: Maharoof to Tendulkar, one run, up on his toes and pushes a single wide of mid off.
6th Over
Over 5.6: Kulasekara to Gambhir, no run, leans forward and defends to the leg-side. A good contest on here at the Gabba, IND 1/31 (Tendulkar 21, Gambhir 8).
Over 5.5: Kulasekara to Gambhir, two runs, tucked away off the hip behind square for a couple.
Over 5.4: Kulasekara to Gambhir, no run, shuffles across and defends down to Chandimal at forward square leg.
Over 5.3: Kulasekara to Gambhir, no run, skips down the pitch to drive and he's missed it. The ball just missed the stumps as well, just over!
Over 5.2: Kulasekara to Gambhir, no run, steps forward and leaves a full ball outside off stump.
Over 5.1: Kulasekara to Gambhir, no run, moves across and defends away to the off-side.
5th Over
Over 4.6: Maharoof to Tendulkar, FOUR, short ball sits up and it's crunched off the back foot with a fierce cut shot. It's smoked across the turf to the backward point boundary. IND 1/29 (Tendulkar 21, Gambhir 6).
Over 4.5: Maharoof to Tendulkar, no run, shorter ball has Tendulkar getting across and defending to the off-side.
Over 4.4: Maharoof to Tendulkar, no run, on the crease and watchfully allows the ball to pass outside off stump.
Over 4.3: Maharoof to Gambhir, one run, up on his toes and defends down towards third man.
Over 4.2: Maharoof to Gambhir, no run, back in the crease and leaves a ball pushed across him.
Over 4.1: Maharoof to Gambhir, FOUR, gets forward and punches a lovely drive straight back down the ground to the boundary.
4th Over
5th Over: Farveez Maharoof is on early, replacing Malinga at the Vulture St end.
Over 3.6: Kulasekara to Tendulkar, no run, leans forward and defends down to mid off. Kulasekara is getting a bit of movement here as the lights take over. IND 1/20 (Tendulkar 17, Gambhir 1).
Over 3.5: Kulasekara to Tendulkar, no run, fends hard and misses outside off stump. Tendulkar was on the walk and pushed at it.
Over 3.4: Kulasekara to Gambhir, one run, moves across and knocks the ball wide of mid on for a single.
Over 3.3: Kulasekara to Gambhir, no run, on the crease and defends softly down to the off-side. Kulasekara races to it to prevent the single.
Over 3.2: Kulasekara to Gambhir, no run, shuffles across to defend and he's beaten by one moving away.
Over 3.1: Kulasekara to Gambhir, no run, leaves a full ball angling across the left hander towards the two slips.
3rd Over
Over 2.6: Malinga to Tendulkar, FOUR, wonderful shot from Tendulkar getting forward and flicking it in classic fashion away through midwicket. IND 1/19 (Tendulkar 17, Gambhir 0).
Over 2.5: Malinga to Tendulkar, no run, steps forward confidently and defends away to mid off.
Over 2.4: Malinga to Gambhir, leg bye, attempted yorker swings down the leg side and flicks Gambhir's pad down to fine leg.
Over 2.3: Malinga to Tendulkar, three runs, steps forward and steers his drive through point towards the boundary. This one pulls up short of the rope and Perera gets there to gather.
Over 2.2: Malinga to Tendulkar, wide, ignores another very short ball well outside off stump. Called a wide, but wasn't that different from the one that got Sehwag out.
Over 2.2: Malinga to Tendulkar, FOUR, short ball sits up and Tendulkar punches it easily away to the cover point boundary.
Over 2.1: Malinga to Tendulkar, no run, on the crease and watchfully leaves the ball outside the off stump.
2nd Over
Over 1.6: Kulasekara to Gambhir, no run, shuffles across and knocks the ball back passed the bowler to mid off. IND 1/6 (Tendulkar 6, Gambhir 0).
Over 1.5: Kulasekara to Gambhir, no run, shuffles across and defends to the leg-side.
Over 1.4: Kulasekara to Gambhir, no run, two slips for Gambhir who is defending his first ball to midwicket.
Over 1.3: Kulasekara to Tendulkar, one run, slightly shorter and he works it down off his hip to fine leg where Herath does the fielding.
Over 1.2: Kulasekara to Tendulkar, no run, gets forward and pushes back alongside the pitch.
Over 1.1: Kulasekara to Tendulkar, no run, a slip and a catching midwicket in as the ball is defended straight back down the pitch.
1st Over
2nd Over: Nuwan Kulasekara to start at the Stanley St end.
Over 0.6: Malinga to Tendulkar, three runs, clipped nicely off the pads through square leg. Plenty of work to do out there and it's nicely done to save a single, Maharoof with the dive and a flick. IND 1/5 (Tendulkar 5, Gambhir 0).
Over 0.5: Malinga to Tendulkar, no run, stands and punches the ball on the bounce to Dilshan at point.
Over 0.4: Malinga to Tendulkar, two runs, turned away off the hip for a couple behind square.
Over 0.3: Malinga to Tendulkar, no run, shuffles across and defends to the off-side.
That wasn't a great shot from Sehwag but we know that's how he plays. The ball was very short and wide, he flashed at it. The ball hung in the air and allowed the fielder to run some 20-odd metres to his right. Huge blow for the Indians.
V.Sehwag - c:Kulasekara b:Malinga 0 (2 balls, 1 minute). FOW 1/0 (0.2), 1st wicket partnership (Sehwag/Tendulkar) of 0 runs (2 balls, 1 minute). The new batsman is Gautam Gambhir.
Over 0.2: Malinga to Sehwag, no run, OUT, slashes hard way outside off stump and he's got a big top edge. Kulasekara is down there at third man, runs to his right who takes it easily. Huge wicket! IND 1/0
Over 0.1: Malinga to Sehwag, no run, two slips in as Sehwag defends down to backward point. There's a few thousand in the crowd tonight and they're strongly behind Sri Lanka.
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18:34 Welcome back to the Gabba twilight for the run chase. Lasith Malinga has the ball for Sri Lanka at the Vulture St end. Virender Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar are the batsmen, the target is 290 runs to win.

India: Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar (c), Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Parthiv Patel (wk), Ravichandran Ashwin, Irfan Pathan, Vinay Kumar, Umesh Yadav, Rohit Sharma (12th)

Sri Lanka: Mahela Jayawardene (c), Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kumar Sangakkara (wk), Dinesh Chandimal, Lahiru Thirimanne, Angelo Mathews, Farveez Maharoof, Thisara Perera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Rangana Herath, Lasith Malinga, Sachithra Senanayake (12th)


Umpires: Bowden, BF (NZL), Reiffel, PR (AUS)
Third Umpire: Davis, SJ (AUS)
Match Refree: Broad, BC (ENG)

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