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  • 2013 ICC Champions Trophy

    India vs Sri Lanka - 2nd Semi Final (B1 v A2)

    June 20, 2013, 7:30PM AET Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, Wales

    Match Status: Completed
    India won by 8 wickets

  • India 2/ 182 (35.0)
  • Sri Lanka 8/ 181 (50.0)
  • India won the toss and elected to bowl
  • Graph
  • Current Run Rate: 5.20
BatsmenRB4s6sS/R
SK Raina*7410175.00
V Kohli58644190.63
This Partnership:40 Runs From 19 Balls (R/R: 12.63)

BowlersOMRWEcon
SL Malinga*8.005406.75
BMAJ Mendis3.002819.33

Last 5 overs:
Latest Commentary (View More)

35th Over
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India won by 8 wickets. Sri Lanka's meek total of 181 off their 50 overs was never going to be enough against India's batting line up. Dharwan 68(92) and Kohli 58*(64) were particularly impressive as India mowed down Sri Lanka's total in 35 overs.
Over 34.6: Malinga to Raina, FOUR, short, the ball is pulled down to the fine leg boundary.. IND 2/182 (Kohli 58, Raina 7)
Over 34.5: Malinga to Raina, no run, bowled down the leg side - it clipped his shoe.
Over 34.4: Malinga to Kohli, one run, works the ball from the hip to fine leg.
Over 34.3: Malinga to Kohli, two runs, clips the ball from leg stump through square leg.
Over 34.2: Malinga to Raina, one run, short, pulled to short fine leg.
Over 34.1: Malinga to Kohli, one run, gets an edge past second slip to third man.
Over 34.1: Malinga to Kohli, five wides, down the leg side.
34th Over
Over 33.6: Mendis to Kohli, one run, pushes the ball to the on side.. IND 2/168 (Kohli 54, Raina 2)
Over 33.5: Mendis to Kohli, two runs, slashes the ball through extra cover.
Over 33.4: Mendis to Kohli, no run
Over 33.3: Mendis to Kohli, SIX, he gets under the ball and lofts it into the crowd at long off. V Kohli - 51*(58).
Over 33.2: Mendis to Kohli, two runs, pulls from outside off through midwicket.
Over 33.1: Mendis to Kohli, two runs, worked through midwicket.
33rd Over
Over 32.6: Malinga to Kohli, one run, yorker, digs it out to the on side.. IND 2/155 (Kohli 41, Raina 2)
Over 32.5: Malinga to Kohli, FOUR, short, and he pulls hard in the air through backward square leg.
Over 32.4: Malinga to Kohli, no run, blocks to the off side.
Over 32.3: Malinga to Kohli, two runs, slower ball, waits on it, and works through midwicket.
Over 32.2: Malinga to Kohli, no run, gets back in the crease and blocks to the off side.
Over 32.1: Malinga to Kohli, FOUR, short and wide, and he crunches the ball through point.
32nd Over
Over 31.6: Mendis to Raina, two runs, clips to fine leg.. IND 2/144 (Kohli 30, Raina 2)
New batsman: S. Raina.
Over 31.5: Mendis to Dhawan, no run, OUT, He is beaten outside off and can't get his foot back in the crease. S Dhawan - St. Sangakkara B: Mendis - 68(92). FOW 142/2.
Over 31.4: Mendis to Dhawan, no run, plays forward and is beaten outside off.
Over 31.3: Mendis to Kohli, one run, drives the ball down to long on.
Over 31.2: Mendis to Kohli, no run, nice ball that turns and beats the bat.
Over 31.1: Mendis to Dhawan, one run, driven hard at cover.
31st Over
Over 30.6: Kulasekara to Dhawan, one run, opens the face of the bat and runs the ball to third man.. IND 1/140 (Dhawan 67, Kohli 29)
Over 30.5: Kulasekara to Kohli, one run, works the ball wide of mid on.
Over 30.4: Kulasekara to Dhawan, one run, looks to play straight but gets an inside edge through the on side.
Over 30.3: Kulasekara to Kohli, one run, gets back on the crease and pushes the ball to mid on.
Over 30.2: Kulasekara to Dhawan, one run, cuts easily down to third man.
Over 30.1: Kulasekara to Dhawan, two runs, cuts hard at point who puts down the catch.
30th Over
Over 29.6: Mendis to Kohli, FOUR, slogs the ball with effort to cow corner!. IND 1/133 (Dhawan 62, Kohli 27)
Over 29.5: Mendis to Dhawan, three runs, sweeps very fine!
Over 29.4: Mendis to Kohli, one run, gets back, waits on it, and cuts to the sweeper.
Over 29.3: Mendis to Dhawan, one run, uses his feet well and drives to long on.
Over 29.2: Mendis to Dhawan, no run, good turn, blocks.
Over 29.1: Mendis to Dhawan, two runs, sweeps the ball to fine leg.
29th Over
Over 28.6: Kulasekara to Kohli, no run, defends the ball to the off side.. IND 1/122 (Dhawan 56, Kohli 22)
Over 28.5: Kulasekara to Kohli, FOUR, he gets down the wicket and lofts the ball for a 'one bounce' four over extra cover.
Over 28.4: Kulasekara to Kohli, no run, blocks to the off side with the full face.
Over 28.3: Kulasekara to Kohli, no run, gets back on the crease and punches at the bowler.
Over 28.2: Kulasekara to Kohli, no run, gets forward, misses it and it hits his body.
Over 28.1: Kulasekara to Dhawan, one run, cuts out to the sweeper.
28th Over
Over 27.6: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, leg bye, it comes off his pads and trickles to short fine.. IND 1/117 (Dhawan 55, Kohli 18)
Over 27.5: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, no run, drives hard to mid off.
Over 27.4: NLTC Perera to Kohli, one run, whips the ball through midwicket.
Over 27.3: NLTC Perera to Kohli, no run, defends the ball to point.
Over 27.2: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, one run, waits on the ball and cuts to third man.
Over 27.1: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, no run, miscues the ball to point.
27th Over
Over 26.6: Malinga to Dhawan, one run, chips the ball from the hip to midwicket.. IND 1/114 (Dhawan 54, Kohli 17)
Over 26.5: Malinga to Dhawan, no run, tries to pull the ball but misses.
Over 26.4: Malinga to Kohli, one run, pulled powerfully to deep midwicket.
Over 26.3: Malinga to Kohli, no run, back foot punch to cover.
Over 26.2: Malinga to Dhawan, one run, short ball, he tucks it through square leg.
Over 26.1: Malinga to Kohli, one run, works off his hip to fine leg.
26th Over
Over 25.6: Kulasekara to Dhawan, FOUR, short, on the hip, pulls wide of fine leg. Dhawan 52*(73).. IND 1/110 (Dhawan 52, Kohli 15)
Over 25.5: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, defends out to point.
Over 25.4: Kulasekara to Kohli, one run, gets onto the backfoot and punches through point.
Over 25.3: Kulasekara to Kohli, no run, blocks to the off side.
Over 25.2: Kulasekara to Dhawan, leg bye, tries to play it through the on side but it cannons into his thigh pad.
Over 25.1: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, gets back on the crease and cuts to backward point.
25th Over
Over 24.6: Malinga to Dhawan, one run, cuts in the air wide of the sweeper.. IND 1/104 (Dhawan 48, Kohli 14)
Over 24.5: Malinga to Dhawan, no run, short ball that wizzes over his shoulder.
Over 24.4: Malinga to Kohli, one run, pulls out to deep midwicket.
Over 24.3: Malinga to Kohli, no run, tries to cut but misses the ball.
Over 24.2: Malinga to Kohli, no run, good ball that beats him outside off.
Over 24.1: Malinga to Kohli, no run, is beaten outside off trying to cut.
24th Over
Over 23.6: Herath to Kohli, one run, front foot drive to long off.. IND 1/102 (Dhawan 47, Kohli 13)
Over 23.5: Herath to Kohli, no run, cuts to backward point.
Over 23.4: Herath to Dhawan, one run, pushes the ball down the ground to long on.
Over 23.3: Herath to Dhawan, no run, gets back in the crease and cuts to point.
Over 23.2: Herath to Dhawan, no run
Over 23.1: Herath to Dhawan, no run, backfoot punch to mid off.
23rd Over
Over 22.6: Malinga to Dhawan, one run, short, pulled towards deep midwicket.. IND 1/100 (Dhawan 46, Kohli 12)
Over 22.5: Malinga to Kohli, one run, short, pulled in front of fine leg.
Over 22.4: Malinga to Kohli, two runs, short, pulled towards cow corner.
Over 22.3: Malinga to Dhawan, one run, punches through cover out to the sweeper.
Over 22.2: Malinga to Kohli, one run, cuts the ball to the man at third man.
Over 22.1: Malinga to Dhawan, one run, drives short of mid off.
22nd Over
Over 21.6: Herath to Kohli, no run, blocked.. IND 1/93 (Dhawan 43, Kohli 8)
Over 21.5: Herath to Kohli, no run, blocked to point.
Over 21.4: Herath to Dhawan, one run, swept to fine leg.
Over 21.3: Herath to Dhawan, wide, bowled down the leg side.
Over 21.3: Herath to Kohli, one run, worked through square leg.
Over 21.2: Herath to Kohli, no run, drives to cover.
Over 21.1: Herath to Dhawan, one run, clipped through the on side.
21st Over
Over 20.6: Mathews to Kohli, no run, left alone outside off.. IND 1/89 (Dhawan 41, Kohli 7)
Over 20.5: Mathews to Kohli, no run
Over 20.4: Mathews to Kohli, two runs, works the ball off the hip through square leg.
Over 20.3: Mathews to Kohli, no run, gets forward and produces an outside edge to backward point.
Over 20.2: Mathews to Kohli, no run, left alone outside off.
Over 20.1: Mathews to Kohli, no run, worked off the hip to midwicket.
20th Over
Over 19.6: Herath to Dhawan, two runs, gets onto the back foot and cuts through backward point.. IND 1/87 (Dhawan 41, Kohli 5)
Over 19.5: Herath to Kohli, three runs, punches the ball through the gap at cover.
Over 19.4: Herath to Kohli, no run, stays low and he does well to dig it out.
Over 19.3: Herath to Kohli, no run, defends to cover.
Over 19.2: Herath to Kohli, no run, blocks to short cover.
Over 19.1: Herath to Kohli, no run, blocks down the pitch.
19th Over
Over 18.6: Mathews to Dhawan, no run, hangs his bat out outside off and is beaten.. IND 1/82 (Dhawan 39, Kohli 2)
Over 18.5: Mathews to Kohli, one run, gets back and works the ball to third man.
Over 18.4: Mathews to Kohli, no run, he is happy to shoulder arms and watch the ball go by.
Over 18.3: Mathews to Kohli, no run, blocks in close on the off side.
Over 18.2: Mathews to Dhawan, one run, dances forward and cuts to third man.
Over 18.1: Mathews to Dhawan, no run, gets back on the crease and blocks to cover.
18th Over
Over 17.6: Herath to Dhawan, one run, gets forward, whips the ball to deep midwicket.. IND 1/80 (Dhawan 38, Kohli 1)
Over 17.5: Herath to Kohli, one run, cuts to backward point.
Over 17.4: Herath to Kohli, no run, gets back, pushes to point.
Over 17.3: Herath to Kohli, no run, blocked.
Over 17.2: Herath to Kohli, no run, blocked.
Over 17.1: Herath to Dhawan, one run, pushes in front of point.
17th Over
New batsman: V Kohli.
Over 16.6: Mathews to RG Sharma, no run, OUT, He dances down the track, misses and is clean bowled. R Sharma - B: Mathews - 33(50). FOW 77/1.. IND 1/77 (Dhawan 36, RG Sharma 33)
Over 16.5: Mathews to RG Sharma, no run, gets forward, blocks.
Over 16.4: Mathews to Dhawan, three runs, drives on the up through point.
Over 16.3: Mathews to RG Sharma, one run, blocks in close on the off side and they sprint through.
Over 16.2: Mathews to RG Sharma, no run, left alone outside off.
Over 16.1: Mathews to RG Sharma, no run
16th Over
Over 15.6: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, two runs, works the ball off his pads in front of fine leg.. IND 0/73 (Dhawan 33, RG Sharma 32)
Over 15.5: NLTC Perera to RG Sharma, one run, back foot push into the gap at extra cover.
Over 15.4: NLTC Perera to RG Sharma, no run, gets back on the crease and digs the ball out to point.
Over 15.3: NLTC Perera to RG Sharma, no run, tries to cut the ball but misses.
Over 15.2: NLTC Perera to RG Sharma, no run, gets back on the crease and blocks down the pitch.
Over 15.1: NLTC Perera to RG Sharma, two runs, drifts onto the pads and he clips it through midwicket.
15th Over
Over 14.6: Mathews to Dhawan, no run, Appeal for LBW but he looked like he got an inside edge. Umpire says not out. Referral shows an inside edge.. IND 0/68 (Dhawan 31, RG Sharma 29)
Over 14.5: Mathews to RG Sharma, one run, plays the ball down the ground.
Over 14.4: Mathews to Dhawan, one run, worked from the pads through midwicket.
Over 14.3: Mathews to Dhawan, no run, short, he is content to duck under it.
Over 14.2: Mathews to RG Sharma, bye, plays outside the line of the ball and misses.
Over 14.1: Mathews to RG Sharma, no run, left alone outside off.
14th Over
Over 13.6: NLTC Perera to RG Sharma, one run, works the ball through midwicket.. IND 0/65 (Dhawan 30, RG Sharma 28)
Over 13.5: NLTC Perera to RG Sharma, no run, opens the face and runs the ball to gully.
Over 13.4: NLTC Perera to RG Sharma, no run, gets onto the back foot and cuts to point.
Over 13.3: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, one run, short, miscues a pull shot through square leg.
Over 13.2: NLTC Perera to RG Sharma, one run, gets on the back foot and punches to extra cover.
Over 13.1: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, one run, cuts hard out to the sweeper.
13th Over
Over 12.6: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, FOUR, gets quickly back on the crease and pulls hard through square leg.. IND 0/61 (Dhawan 28, RG Sharma 26)
Over 12.5: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, no run, driven hard to mid off.
Over 12.4: Kulasekara to Dhawan, one run, gets a leading edge in front of mid off and they scamper through.
Over 12.3: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, the ball is left alone outside off.
Over 12.2: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, bunts the ball to the off side.
Over 12.1: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, two wides, down the leg side.
Over 12.1: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, FOUR, gets onto the back foot and punches hard through cover.
12th Over
Over 11.6: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, no run, turns the ball from the hip to the on side.. IND 0/50 (Dhawan 27, RG Sharma 18)
Over 11.5: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, no run, driven powerfully to cover.
Over 11.4: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, FOUR, he gets an inside edge that flies to the fine leg boundary.
Over 11.3: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, no run, blocked back at the bowler.
Over 11.2: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, no run, blocks the ball to point.
Over 11.1: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, FOUR, drives with sheer class through extra cover.
11th Over
Over 10.6: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, no run, good inswinging delivery that Sharma digs to the on side.. IND 0/42 (Dhawan 19, RG Sharma 18)
Over 10.5: Kulasekara to Dhawan, one run, works the ball to the on side.
Over 10.4: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, leaves the ball outside off.
Over 10.3: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, plays and misses a very tidy ball outside off.
Over 10.2: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, left outside off again.
Over 10.1: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, left outside off.
Over 10.1: Kulasekara to Dhawan, wide, too far outside off.
10th Over
Over 9.6: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, leg bye, tries to work the ball to the on side.. IND 0/40 (Dhawan 18, RG Sharma 18)
Over 9.5: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, no run, he dances down the track and gets an inside edge that trickles to the on side.
Over 9.4: NLTC Perera to RG Sharma, one run, he gets an outside edge to third man.
Over 9.3: NLTC Perera to RG Sharma, no run, gets forward and leaves.
Over 9.2: NLTC Perera to RG Sharma, no run, he gets an edge that does not carry.
Over 9.1: NLTC Perera to RG Sharma, no run, tries to work through square leg but misses the ball and it hits his thigh.
9th Over
Over 8.6: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, Mathews drops Dhawan at first slip. Ouch.. IND 0/38 (Dhawan 18, RG Sharma 17)
Over 8.5: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, anchors on the front foot and leaves.
Over 8.4: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, gets forward and blocks to the off side.
Over 8.3: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, blocks powerfully to cover.
Over 8.2: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, left the ball alone outside off.
Over 8.1: Kulasekara to Dhawan, wide, Too far outside off stump.
Over 8.1: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, one run, works the ball backward of square leg.
8th Over
Over 7.6: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, no run, gets back on the crease and blocks to the off side.. IND 0/36 (Dhawan 18, RG Sharma 16)
Over 7.5: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, FOUR, slashes from the crease through backward point.
Over 7.4: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, no run, blocked with the full face to the on side.
Over 7.3: NLTC Perera to Dhawan, no run, blocks back down the pitch.
Over 7.2: NLTC Perera to RG Sharma, one run, cuts powerfully from the crease to third man.
Over 7.1: NLTC Perera to RG Sharma, no run, back foot punch to point.
7th Over
Over 6.6: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, pushes the ball from the front foot to mid off.. IND 0/31 (Dhawan 14, RG Sharma 15)
Over 6.5: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, plays and misses outside off.
Over 6.4: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, one run, cuts nicely down to third man.
Over 6.3: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, no run, comes down the track and pushes to the off side.
Over 6.2: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, no run, gets back on the crease and pushes to cover.
Over 6.1: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, two runs, gets an inside edge through square leg.
6th Over
Over 5.6: Malinga to Dhawan, SIX, cuts high in the air over the top of third man.. IND 0/28 (Dhawan 14, RG Sharma 12)
Over 5.5: Malinga to Dhawan, no run, drops his hands and ducks from a short one.
Over 5.4: Malinga to Dhawan, no run, ducks under a good short ball.
Over 5.3: Malinga to RG Sharma, one run, clipped off his hip to fine leg.
Over 5.2: Malinga to RG Sharma, no run, Misses the ball onto his pads.
Over 5.1: Malinga to RG Sharma, no run, gets onto his toes and blocks into the pitch.
5th Over
Over 4.6: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, one run, gets an inside edge that ends up at fine leg.. IND 0/21 (Dhawan 8, RG Sharma 11)
Over 4.5: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, two leg byes
Over 4.4: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, no run, gets forward and is beaten outside off.
Over 4.3: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, no run, gets down the track and pushes to point.
Over 4.2: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, no run, worked to the on side.
Over 4.1: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, no run, Trapped him on the pads. The umpire said not out. No referral.
4th Over
Over 3.6: Malinga to Dhawan, no run, drives hard at the bowler.. IND 0/18 (Dhawan 8, RG Sharma 10)
Over 3.5: Malinga to Dhawan, FOUR, Just wonderful! Blistering drive through extra cover.
Over 3.4: Malinga to Dhawan, no run, chipped in the air just in front of mid on.
Over 3.3: Malinga to Dhawan, no run, cracked drive to point.
Over 3.2: Malinga to Dhawan, no run, driven on the up to mid off.
Over 3.1: Malinga to RG Sharma, one run, runs the ball off the face of the bat to third man.
3rd Over
Over 2.6: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, hangs his bat outside off and is beaten.. IND 0/13 (Dhawan 4, RG Sharma 9)
Over 2.5: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, punches powerfully to cover.
Over 2.4: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, left alone outside off.
Over 2.3: Kulasekara to Dhawan, no run, left alone outside off.
Over 2.2: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, one run, pushes the ball into the gap at extra cover.
Over 2.1: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, FOUR, he gets a genuine edge past second slip and third man can't cut the ball off.
2nd Over
Over 1.6: Malinga to Dhawan, no run, full, inswinging delivery. Dug out.. IND 0/8 (Dhawan 4, RG Sharma 4)
Over 1.5: Malinga to Dhawan, no run, swings and misses outside off.
Over 1.4: Malinga to Dhawan, FOUR, Great timing! drives through extra cover.
Over 1.3: Malinga to Dhawan, no run, punches hard to mid off.
Over 1.2: Malinga to Dhawan, no run, drives hard to mid on.
Over 1.1: Malinga to Dhawan, no run, drives back at the bowler.
1st Over
Over 0.6: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, no run, he hangs his bat at it outside off and the ball wizzes past his bat.. IND 0/4 (Dhawan 0, RG Sharma 4)
Over 0.5: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, no run, gets forward and is beaten outside off.
Over 0.4: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, FOUR, cracking drive through point!
Over 0.3: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, no run, drives hard at the bowler.
Over 0.2: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, no run, hits his pads as he tries to turn the ball to the on side.
Over 0.1: Kulasekara to RG Sharma, no run, left alone outside off stump.

India: Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Dinesh Karthik, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni (c/wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishant Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umesh Yadav

Sri Lanka: Kusal Perera, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kumar Sangakkara (wk), Mahela Jayawardene, Jeevan Mendis, Angelo Mathews (c), Lahiru Thirimanne, Nuwan Kulasekara, Rangana Herath, Thisara Perera, Lasith Malinga


Umpires: Aleem Dar (PAK), Kettleborough, RA (ENG)
Third Umpire: Llong, NJ (ENG)
Match Refree: Broad, BC (ENG)

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