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Pakistan v. Sri Lanka

Pakistan v Sri Lanka Twenty20 Series in UAE 2013

Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai: Friday 13 December 2013 20:00 (day 1 of 1)

Toss: Pakistan won the toss and elected to bowl.

Result: Sri Lanka win by 24 runs

Pakistan 1st innings

End of Over 20 (2 runs)
Bowler: Nuwan Kulasekara
Pakistan: 187 (rr 9.35)

19.2
Wide
Wide Kulasekara to Ajmal. Short, outside off stump backing away, to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Sangakkara.

19.1
One Run
Kulasekara to Shinwari. Half volley, off stump on the front foot driving, inside edge to mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Mathews.

End of Over 19 (2 runs)
Bowler: Lasith Malinga
Pakistan: 185-9 (rr 9.74)

18.6
One Run
Malinga to Shinwari. Half volley, to leg on the front foot working, to deep backward square leg for 1 run, fielded by Thirimanne. Brilliant death bowling by Malinga leaves Pakistan in an impossible position.

18.5
No Runs
APPEAL! Malinga to Shinwari. Yorker, down leg side backing away working, inside edge to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Sangakkara, appeal made for Caught. Bump ball.

18.4
Catch
OUT! Caught. Malinga to Tanvir. Length ball, middle stump on the front foot Slog, leading edge to slips, fielded by Prasanna. Tanvir tried to whip over mid wicket, the leading edge flew to short third man. They checked the replays to see if it was a no ball and it was very close to being one.

18.3
No Runs
Malinga to Tanvir. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, mis-timed back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Malinga. Much better this over. Finding the blockhole.

18.2
Wide
Wide Malinga to Tanvir. Full toss, wide outside off stump on the front foot, Left to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Sangakkara.

18.1
No Runs
Malinga to Tanvir. Yorker, outside off stump moves in front sweeping, to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Sangakkara.

End of Over 18 (12 runs)
Bowler: Thisara Perera
Pakistan: 183-8 (rr 10.17)

17.6
Two Runs
Perera to Ajmal. Full toss, outside off stump on the front foot Scoop, well timed to fine leg for 2 runs. 29 off the last two required. Sri Lanka are struggling to grip the ball and bowl yorkers.

17.5
Six Runs
SIX! Perera to Ajmal. Slower length ball, to leg backing away Slog, well timed over deep mid wicket for 6 runs. Stepped away and mowed. Sri Lanka are complaining about a wet ball.

17.4
One Run
Perera to Tanvir. Full toss, outside off stump on the front foot Slog, mis-timed in the air under control to long on for 1 run, fielded by Kulasekara. Losing his timing at a vital stage.

17.3
Two Runs
Perera to Tanvir. Full toss, middle stump on the front foot flick, in the air under control to fine leg for 2 runs, fielded by Prasanna.

17.2
One Run
Perera to Ajmal. Back of a length, outside off stump on the front foot Slog, mis-timed in the air under control to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Senanayake.

17.1
No Runs
Perera to Ajmal. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, to cover for no runs, fielded by Chandimal.

End of Over 17 (20 runs)
Bowler: Lasith Malinga
Pakistan: 171-8 (rr 10.06)

16.6
No Ball
No ball Malinga to Tanvir. Half volley, down leg side backing away working, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Chandimal. Big mistake from Malinga.

16.5
One Run
Malinga to Ajmal. Slower length ball, off stump on the front foot pushing, outside edge to third man for 1 run.

16.4
Two Runs
Malinga to Ajmal. Slower ball half volley, middle stump on the front foot flick, in the air under control to fine leg for 2 runs, fielded by Perera.

16.3
One Run
Malinga to Tanvir. Full toss, off stump on the front foot flick, to mid wicket for 1 run, dropped catch by Chandimal. Stunning one handed at the catch.

16.2
Four Runs
FOUR! Malinga to Tanvir. In-swinging length ball, to leg on the front foot flick, well timed in the air under control past deep mid wicket for 4 runs.

16.1
Four Runs
FOUR! Malinga to Tanvir. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed in the air under control past deep cover for 4 runs. Malinga misses the yorker and is punished.

End of Over 16 (5 runs)
Bowler: Nuwan Kulasekara
Pakistan: 151-8 (rr 9.44)

15.6
One Run
Kulasekara to Tanvir. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Perera.

15.5
One Run
Kulasekara to Ajmal. Length ball, middle stump on the front foot working, inside edge to backward point for 1 run, fielded by Dilshan.

15.4
No Runs
Kulasekara to Ajmal. Short, outside off stump ducked, to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Sangakkara.

15.3
One Run
Kulasekara to Tanvir. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to cover for 1 run, fielded by Chandimal.

15.2
One Run
Kulasekara to Ajmal. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot working, to backward square leg for 1 run, fielded by Senanayake.

15.1
One Run
Kulasekara to Tanvir. Full toss, outside off stump on the front foot working, to fine leg for 1 run, fielded by Malinga.

End of Over 15 (11 runs)
Bowler: Sachithra Senanayake
Pakistan: 146-8 (rr 9.73)

14.6
One Run
Senanayake to Tanvir. Off break length ball, off stump on the front foot Slog, in the air under control to deep square leg for 1 run, fielded by Mathews.

14.5
One Run
Senanayake to Ajmal. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot working, to short fine leg for 1 run, fielded by Perera.

14.4
One Run
Senanayake to Tanvir. Off break full toss, off stump on the front foot working, to backward square leg for 1 run, fielded by Malinga.

14.3
Six Runs
SIX! Senanayake to Tanvir. Off break back of a length, off stump on the front foot Slog, well timed over deep square leg for 6 runs. Big pick up over square leg.

14.2
Leg Bye
Senanayake to Ajmal. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot sweeping, hit pad to cover for no runs, fielded by Prasanna.

14.1
One Run
Senanayake to Tanvir. Off break length ball, off stump on the front foot sweeping, to short fine leg for 1 run, mis-fielded by Malinga.

End of Over 14 (14 runs)
Bowler: Thisara Perera
Pakistan: 135-8 (rr 9.64)

13.6
No Runs
Perera to Ajmal. Slower length ball, off stump on the front foot working, to mid wicket for no runs, fielded by Mathews.

13.5
Four Runs
FOUR! Perera to Ajmal. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot working, well timed past fine leg for 4 runs.

13.4
Bye
Perera to Tanvir. Off cutter back of a length, to leg on the front foot Steer, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, mis-fielded by Sangakkara.

13.3
Wide
Wide Perera to Tanvir. Back of a length, wide outside off stump on the front foot cutting, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Sangakkara.

13.2
Four Runs
FOUR! Perera to Tanvir. Length ball, outside off stump moves in front flick, well timed past fine leg for 4 runs. Paddled around the corner.

13.1
Catch
OUT! Caught. Perera to Afridi. Length ball, middle stump on the front foot Slog, top edge to slips, fielded by Sangakkara. Great recovery by Sangakkara. He misjudged it as the ball swirled around and was floundering but he stuck the big right hand out and it stuck. Afridi played well. He was swinging from the hip. Pakistan's last hope has gone.

End of Over 13 (5 runs)
Bowler: Lasith Malinga
Pakistan: 121-7 (rr 9.31)

12.6
No Runs
Malinga to Tanvir. Full toss, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, to cover for no runs, fielded by Kulasekara. Malinga showing his class in that over. Nothing to hit. Giving up just five singles.

12.5
One Run
Malinga to Afridi. Yorker, middle stump on the front foot working, to mid wicket for 1 run, shy attempt by Kulasekara.

12.4
One Run
Malinga to Tanvir. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, to long off for 1 run, fielded by Dilshan.

12.3
One Run
Malinga to Afridi. Half volley, middle stump moves in front flick, well timed in the air under control to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Thirimanne.

12.2
One Run
Malinga to Tanvir. In-swinging full toss, off stump on the front foot working, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Mathews.

12.1
One Run
Malinga to Afridi. Out-swinging half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to long off for 1 run, fielded by Dilshan.

End of Over 12 (25 runs)
Bowler: Seekkuge Prasanna
Pakistan: 116-7 (rr 9.67)

11.6
One Run
Prasanna to Afridi. Leg spinner back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot driving, to long off for 1 run, fielded by Perera. Crucially Afridi keeps the strike.

11.5
One Run
Prasanna to Tanvir. Leg spinner back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot pushing, to deep cover for 1 run, fielded by Mathews.

11.4
One Run
Prasanna to Afridi. Leg spinner short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, to deep cover for 1 run, fielded by Thirimanne.

11.3
Four Runs
FOUR! Prasanna to Afridi. Leg spinner length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past deep backward point for 4 runs. He thinks he can win this game. Hitting it like a dream.

11.2
Wide
Wide Prasanna to Afridi. Leg spinner short, wide outside off stump on the back foot, Left to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Sangakkara.

11.1
Wide
Wide Prasanna to Afridi. Leg spinner length ball, wide down leg side on the front foot, Left to fine leg for no runs. That was utter dross two foot down legside.

End of Over 11 (7 runs)
Bowler: Sachithra Senanayake
Pakistan: 91-7 (rr 8.27)

10.6
One Run
Senanayake to Afridi. Off break length ball, to leg down the track pushing, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Dilshan.

10.5
Four Runs
FOUR! Senanayake to Afridi. Off break length ball, off stump down the track driving, well timed past deep cover for 4 runs, mis-fielded by Prasanna. Should have been stopped.

10.4
One Run
Senanayake to Tanvir. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to long off for 1 run, fielded by Dilshan.

10.3
Wicket
OUT! Stumped. Senanayake to Bhatti. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, missed to wicketkeeper, fielded by Sangakkara. Dozy batting from Bhatti. His back foot was on the crease and he didn't attempt to get it back. Quick glovework from Sangakkara. Hat trick ball to come.

10.2
Catch
OUT! Caught. Senanayake to Amin. Off break half volley, outside off stump down the track driving, well timed in the air under control to cover, fielded by Chandimal. Pakistan are falling in a heap now. Amin tried to go over cover and he hit the ball sweetly. Chandimal leapt up and plucked it out of the air.

10.1
One Run
Senanayake to Afridi. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to deep backward point for 1 run, fielded by Kulasekara.

End of Over 10 (13 runs)
Bowler: Seekkuge Prasanna
Pakistan: 84-5 (rr 8.40)

9.6
No Runs
Prasanna to Amin. Leg spinner length ball, off stump on the front foot working, mis-timed in the air under control back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Prasanna.

9.5
Wicket
OUT! Bowled. Prasanna to Akmal. Leg spinner length ball, off stump on the front foot pushing, missed. Akmal goes for a golden. It was flat and straight and heplayed down the wrong line. This is looking an impossible task for Pakistan.

9.4
One Run
Prasanna to Afridi. Leg spinner length ball, outside off stump on the front foot Slog, mis-timed to long on for 1 run.

9.3
Wicket
OUT! Bowled. Prasanna to Khan. Leg spinner full toss, to leg moves in front flick, missed. Khan played superbly but will be staggered at getting out to a loopy full toss. He went too far across his crease and watched in horror as the ball dropped onto the base of leg stump. Here's Boom Boom.

9.2
Six Runs
SIX! Prasanna to Khan. Leg spinner length ball, outside off stump down the track flick, well timed over deep mid wicket for 6 runs. Enormous blow takes him to his fifty. Only faced 24 balls. He's bringing his team back into this.

9.1
Six Runs
SIX! Prasanna to Khan. Leg spinner half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed over long on for 6 runs. That's huge. Happy to spank the spinner back over hi shead.

End of Over 9 (11 runs)
Bowler: Thisara Perera
Pakistan: 71-3 (rr 7.89)

8.6
One Run
Perera to Khan. Length ball, off stump no foot movement Steer, to backward point for 1 run.

8.5
Four Runs
FOUR! Perera to Khan. Short, to leg on the back foot pulling, well timed past deep backward square leg for 4 runs. Khan is hitting some great shots and fighting hard.

8.4
Four Runs
FOUR! Perera to Khan. Back of a length, down leg side on the back foot flick, well timed in the air under control past deep backward square leg for 4 runs.

8.3
Catch
OUT! Caught. Perera to Maqsood. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot Slog, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to long on, fielded by Chandimal. Went for the big shot and hit it miles up in the air. Good catch by Chandimal running in from the long on fence.

8.2
One Run
Perera to Khan. Short, middle stump on the back foot Steer, to third man for 1 run, fielded by Kulasekara.

8.1
One Run
Perera to Maqsood. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot driving, to deep cover for 1 run, fielded by Senanayake.

End of Over 8 (7 runs)
Bowler: Seekkuge Prasanna
Pakistan: 60-2 (rr 7.50)

7.6
Two Runs
Prasanna to Khan. Leg spinner length ball, down leg side on the front foot glancing, to fine leg for 2 runs, fielded by Perera.

7.5
One Run
Prasanna to Maqsood. Leg spinner length ball, off stump down the track flick, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Mathews.

7.4
No Runs
Prasanna to Maqsood. Leg spinner short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, to backward point for no runs, fielded by Dilshan.

7.3
No Runs
Prasanna to Maqsood. Leg spinner length ball, to leg down the track working, hit pad to backward point for no runs, fielded by Dilshan.

7.2
Four Runs
FOUR! Prasanna to Maqsood. Leg spinner length ball, outside off stump down the track driving, well timed in the air under control past long off for 4 runs.

7.1
No Runs
Prasanna to Maqsood. Leg spinner back of a length, off stump on the back foot pushing, to extra cover for no runs, fielded by Chandimal.

End of Over 7 (13 runs)
Bowler: Tillakaratne Dilshan
Pakistan: 53-2 (rr 7.57)

6.6
Six Runs
SIX! Dilshan to Khan. Off break half volley, down leg side down the track driving, well timed over long on for 6 runs. Dilshan is struggling to grip the ball in dewy conditions and Khan has targeted him. Strong shot down the ground.

6.5
One Run
Dilshan to Maqsood. Off break back of a length, middle stump on the front foot pushing, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Perera.

6.4
No Runs
Dilshan to Maqsood. Off break length ball, outside off stump down the track pushing, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Dilshan.

6.3
One Run
Dilshan to Khan. Off break length ball, outside off stump down the track driving, well timed to long off for 1 run, fielded by Perera.

6.2
One Run
Dilshan to Maqsood. Off break length ball, off stump on the front foot pushing, mis-timed in the air under control to long off for 1 run, fielded by Prasanna.

6.1
Four Runs
FOUR! Dilshan to Maqsood. Off break half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed in the air under control past long off for 4 runs.

End of Over 6 (Power Play Fielding) (10 runs)
Bowler: Angelo Mathews
Pakistan: 40-2 (rr 6.67)

5.6
Four Runs
FOUR! Mathews to Khan. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past third man for 4 runs. Two fours in a row to end the powerplay. Pakistan still a long way behind the rate.

5.5
Four Runs
FOUR! Mathews to Khan. Back of a length, middle stump backing away driving, well timed past deep backward point for 4 runs. Made room and freed his arms.

5.4
No Runs
Mathews to Khan. Slower length ball, down leg side down the track flick, inside edge to cover for no runs, fielded by Chandimal.

5.3
One Run
Mathews to Maqsood. Back of a length, outside off stump down the track pushing, to mid on for 1 run, fielded by Prasanna.

5.2
One Run
Mathews to Khan. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot Slog, mis-timed to mid wicket for 1 run.

5.1
No Runs
APPEAL! Mathews to Khan. Back of a length, to leg on the front foot cutting, inside edge to slips for no runs, fielded by Malinga, appeal made for L.B.W.

End of Over 5 (Power Play Fielding) (3 runs)
Bowler: Sachithra Senanayake
Pakistan: 30-2 (rr 6.00)

4.6
No Runs
Senanayake to Maqsood. Off break length ball, middle stump on the back foot defending, to cover for no runs, fielded by Mathews.

4.5
No Runs
Senanayake to Maqsood. Off break length ball, middle stump on the front foot pushing, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Senanayake.

4.4
No Runs
Senanayake to Maqsood. Off break back of a length, off stump on the back foot Steer, to point for no runs, fielded by Prasanna.

4.3
Two Runs
Senanayake to Maqsood. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pulling, to deep cover for 2 runs, fielded by Prasanna.

4.2
One Run
Senanayake to Khan. Off break back of a length, middle stump on the back foot pulling, mis-timed to mid on for 1 run, fielded by Senanayake.

4.1
No Runs
Senanayake to Khan. Off break back of a length, to leg backing away driving, to cover for no runs, fielded by Perera.

End of Over 4 (Power Play Fielding) (6 runs)
Bowler: Nuwan Kulasekara
Pakistan: 27-2 (rr 6.75)

3.6
Catch
OUT! Caught. Kulasekara to Hafeez. Out-swinging length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, outside edge to wicketkeeper, fielded by Sangakkara. Good shape and Hafeez had a little flirt outside off stump. An uphill task for Pakistan who haven't played well so far today.

3.5
Two Runs
Kulasekara to Hafeez. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to deep mid wicket for 2 runs, mis-fielded by Prasanna, fielded by Chandimal. Prasanna dived forward for a catch.

3.4
No Runs
Kulasekara to Hafeez. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot working, to mid wicket for no runs, fielded by Chandimal.

3.3
No Runs
Kulasekara to Hafeez. Seaming in back of a length, outside off stump down the track working, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Sangakkara.

3.2
No Runs
Kulasekara to Hafeez. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, to mid on for no runs, fielded by Prasanna.

3.1
Four Runs
FOUR! Kulasekara to Hafeez. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past long off for 4 runs, mis-fielded by Senanayake. Poor bit of fielding. Diving when there was no need.

End of Over 3 (Power Play Fielding) (7 runs)
Bowler: Sachithra Senanayake
Pakistan: 21-1 (rr 7.00)

2.6
Two Runs
Senanayake to Khan. Off break length ball, off stump on the front foot slog sweeping, mis-timed to deep mid wicket for 2 runs, fielded by Thirimanne.

2.5
No Runs
Senanayake to Khan. Off break half volley, middle stump down the track pushing, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Senanayake.

2.4
One Run
Senanayake to Hafeez. Off break back of a length, middle stump on the back foot working, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Thirimanne.

2.3
Wicket
OUT! Caught (Sub). Senanayake to Shehzad. Off break length ball, off stump on the front foot sweeping, well timed in the air under control to backward square leg. Hit powerfully but straight to the sub fielder. He didn't hit down or up and that caused his downfall.

2.2
Four Runs
FOUR! Senanayake to Shehzad. Off break half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past deep cover for 4 runs. Thrown wider and hit well.

2.1
No Runs
APPEAL! Senanayake to Shehzad. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Sangakkara, appeal made for Stumped. Sharp work but he never left home.

End of Over 2 (Power Play Fielding) (10 runs)
Bowler: Nuwan Kulasekara
Pakistan: 14-0 (rr 7.00)

1.6
Four Runs
FOUR! Kulasekara to Khan. Full toss, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past long off for 4 runs. Bad ball got what it deserved.

1.5
One Run
Kulasekara to Shehzad. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed to mid off for 1 run, run save by Senanayake. The fielding is sharp.

1.4
No Runs
Kulasekara to Shehzad. Back of a length, outside off stump on the front foot cutting, to backward point for no runs, run save by Dilshan.

1.3
No Runs
Kulasekara to Shehzad. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot Steer, to backward point for no runs, fielded by Dilshan.

1.2
Wide
Wide Kulasekara to Khan. Out-swinging length ball, wide outside off stump on the front foot driving, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Sangakkara.

1.1
One Run
Kulasekara to Shehzad. Seaming in back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot working, inside edge to fine leg for 1 run, fielded by Malinga.

End of Over 1 (Power Play Fielding) (4 runs)
Bowler: Lasith Malinga
Pakistan: 4-0 (rr 4.00)

0.6
No Runs
Malinga to Khan. In-swinging yorker, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Sangakkara.

0.5
One Run
Malinga to Shehzad. Slower length ball, outside off stump on the front foot working, to mid on for 1 run, fielded by Perera.

0.4
No Runs
APPEAL! Malinga to Shehzad. Slower length ball, off stump on the front foot working, inside edge to short leg for no runs, fielded by Malinga, appeal made for L.B.W.

0.3
Leg Bye
Malinga to Khan. In-swinging half volley, down leg side on the front foot working, hit pad to point for no runs, shy attempt by Dilshan.

0.2
No Runs
Malinga to Khan. In-swinging half volley, down leg side on the front foot working, to mid wicket for no runs, fielded by Perera.

0.1
No Ball
NEW BALL. No ball Malinga to Shehzad. Slower ball full toss, middle stump on the front foot working, to square leg for 1 run, fielded by Dilshan.

0.0
Start of Innings
Start of Pakistan Innings.

Sri Lanka 1st innings

End of Over 20 (13 runs)
Bowler: Sohail Tanvir
Sri Lanka: 211-3 (rr 10.55)

19.6
Run Out
OUT! Run Out. Tanvir to Sangakkara. Full toss, outside off stump on the front foot driving, mis-timed in the air under control to long off for 1 run, fielded by Ajmal, by Tanvir. Perera tried to pinch a second run but it was never on.

Sri Lanka have set a formidable target. Pakistan have never conceded as many runs before. They were unable to limit Perera who played quite superbly. Dilshan was explosive at the start as the openers put on 100. Sangakkara showed all his experience at the end as he got to 44 not out without breaking sweat.

Pakistan are up against it. They will need two batsmen to pass fifty to be in with a shout. It's a good track and there may be dew around but Sri Lanka should have more than enough.

19.5
One Run
Tanvir to Perera. Slower ball back of a length, down leg side backing away cutting, mis-timed to backward point for 1 run, fielded by Afridi.

19.4
One Run
Tanvir to Sangakkara. Back of a length, outside off stump backing away driving, thick edge to slips for 1 run, fielded by Bhatti.

19.3
No Runs
Tanvir to Sangakkara. Half volley, outside off stump moves in front Slog, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Akmal.

19.2
Four Runs
FOUR! Tanvir to Sangakkara. Slower length ball, outside off stump moves in front flick, well timed in the air under control past fine leg for 4 runs. Even the experience of Tanvir can't stop the fours and sixes.

19.1
Six Runs
SIX! Tanvir to Sangakkara. Slower length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed over long off for 6 runs. 200 brought up in great style. Very slow from Tanvir and it was picked and licked.

End of Over 19 (18 runs)
Bowler: Usman Khan
Sri Lanka: 198-2 (rr 10.42)

18.6
Two Runs
Shinwari to Perera. Half volley, outside off stump backing away driving, well timed in the air under control to long off for 2 runs, run save by Bhatti.

18.5
Six Runs
SIX! Shinwari to Perera. Slower length ball, outside off stump on the front foot dropped, well timed over long off for 6 runs. Khan is suffering. Great innings by Perera.

18.4
Six Runs
SIX! Shinwari to Perera. Length ball, outside off stump moves in front flick, well timed over fine leg for 6 runs. Outrageous batting. It was a foot outside off and Perera came a long way across and flicked it away.

18.3
One Run
Shinwari to Sangakkara. Yorker, outside off stump on the front foot Steer, to third man for 1 run, fielded by Shehzad.

18.2
One Run
Shinwari to Perera. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, in the air under control to long on for 1 run, fielded by Amin.

18.1
Two Runs
Shinwari to Perera. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, in the air under control to long off for 2 runs, fielded by Amin.

End of Over 18 (9 runs)
Bowler: Sohail Tanvir
Sri Lanka: 180-2 (rr 10.00)

17.6
Two Runs
Tanvir to Sangakkara. Half volley, off stump on the front foot driving, to long off for 2 runs, fielded by Shehzad, fielded by Ajmal. Can Sri Lanka get beyond 200? Already this is the highest total Pakistan have ever conceded.

17.5
No Runs
Tanvir to Sangakkara. Slower ball short, down leg side backing away pulling, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Akmal.

17.4
Two Runs
Tanvir to Sangakkara. Slower ball half volley, middle stump on the front foot driving, well timed to long off for 2 runs, fielded by Shehzad, fielded by Ajmal.

17.3
Two Runs
Tanvir to Sangakkara. Half volley, outside off stump backing away driving, mis-timed in the air under control to deep extra cover for 2 runs, fielded by Ajmal.

17.2
One Run
Tanvir to Perera. Length ball, outside off stump backing away driving, missed to mid off for 1 run, fielded by Ajmal.

17.1
Two Runs
Tanvir to Perera. Back of a length, outside off stump on the front foot pulling, well timed in the air under control to deep square leg for 2 runs, fielded by Bhatti.

End of Over 17 (11 runs)
Bowler: Usman Khan
Sri Lanka: 171-2 (rr 10.06)

16.6
One Run
Shinwari to Perera. Back of a length, outside off stump on the front foot Slog, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Amin.

16.5
One Run
Shinwari to Sangakkara. Full toss, outside off stump backing away pushing, to cover for 1 run, fielded by Hafeez.

16.4
No Runs
Shinwari to Sangakkara. Short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Akmal.

16.3
Four Runs
FOUR! Shinwari to Sangakkara. Full toss, outside off stump moves in front Scoop, well timed in the air under control past fine leg for 4 runs. Tough assignment for Khan. He's missing his length.

16.2
Leg Bye
Shinwari to Perera. Length ball, down leg side backing away working, hit pad to silly point for no runs, fielded by Shinwari.

16.1
Four Runs
FOUR! Shinwari to Perera. Half volley, outside off stump backing away driving, thick edge in the air under control past third man for 4 runs.

End of Over 16 (11 runs)
Bowler: Saeed Ajmal
Sri Lanka: 160-2 (rr 10.00)

15.6
Six Runs
SIX! Ajmal to Sangakkara. Off break length ball, down leg side backing away driving, well timed over long on for 6 runs. On for a great total. Strong hit down the ground. Pakistan are unable to stem the flow of boundaries.

15.5
One Run
Ajmal to Perera. Off break half volley, outside off stump on the front foot working, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Amin.

15.4
No Runs
Ajmal to Perera. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, mis-timed to cover for no runs, fielded by Afridi.

15.3
One Run
Ajmal to Sangakkara. Off break full toss, to leg backing away Slog, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Amin.

15.2
Two Runs
Ajmal to Sangakkara. Off break length ball, middle stump on the front foot driving, in the air under control to long on for 2 runs, fielded by Khan, shy attempt by Ajmal.

15.1
One Run
Ajmal to Perera. Off break back of a length, off stump on the back foot working, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Amin.

End of Over 15 (16 runs)
Bowler: Bilawal Bhatti
Sri Lanka: 149-2 (rr 9.93)

14.6
One Run
Bhatti to Perera. Short, down leg side on the back foot pulling, to short fine leg for 1 run, shy attempt by Tanvir.

14.5
Two Runs
Bhatti to Perera. Half volley, middle stump on the front foot driving, well timed to long on for 2 runs, run save by Amin.

14.4
One Run
Bhatti to Sangakkara. Length ball, down leg side on the front foot working, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Afridi.

14.3
Wide
Wide Bhatti to Sangakkara. Short, wide down leg side ducked, to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Akmal.

14.2
Four Runs
FOUR! Bhatti to Sangakkara. Slower length ball, down leg side backing away pulling, well timed in the air under control past deep mid wicket for 4 runs. Sangakkara going for it from the very start.

14.1
Two Runs
Bhatti to Sangakkara. Full toss, outside off stump moves in front Steer, to third man for 2 runs, fielded by Ajmal.

End of Over 14 (9 runs)
Bowler: Saeed Ajmal
Sri Lanka: 133-2 (rr 9.50)

13.6
No Runs
Ajmal to Perera. Off break length ball, outside off stump down the track defending, to silly point for no runs, fielded by Akmal.

13.5
Wide
Wide Ajmal to Prasanna. Off break length ball, wide down leg side on the front foot sweeping, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Akmal.

13.4
Wide
Wide Ajmal to Prasanna. Quicker length ball, wide down leg side on the front foot sweeping, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Akmal.

13.3
One Run
Ajmal to Perera. Off break length ball, off stump on the front foot working, in the air under control to mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Ajmal.

13.2
One Run
Ajmal to Prasanna. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot slog sweeping, bottom edge to slips for 1 run, fielded by Shinwari.

13.1
One Run
Ajmal to Perera. Off break half volley, outside off stump down the track working, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Khan.

End of Over 13 (24 runs)
Bowler: Mohammad Hafeez
Sri Lanka: 124-1 (rr 9.54)

12.6
No Runs
Hafeez to Prasanna. Off break length ball, to leg on the front foot sweeping, hit pad to short fine leg for no runs, fielded by Ajmal. Punishing over. 24 runs from it.

12.5
Six Runs
SIX! Hafeez to Prasanna. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot Slog, well timed over long on for 6 runs.

12.4
Six Runs
SIX! Hafeez to Prasanna. Off break length ball, down leg side on the front foot slog sweeping, well timed over deep backward square leg for 6 runs. Free swing of the bat. A mighty hit.

12.3
Wide
Wide Hafeez to Prasanna. Off break length ball, wide down leg side on the front foot, Left to fine leg for no runs.

12.2
Four Runs
FOUR! Hafeez to Prasanna. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot slog sweeping, well timed in the air under control past deep backward square leg for 4 runs. Sent in to pinch hot and started well.

12.1
No Runs
Hafeez to Prasanna. Off break back of a length, outside off stump on the front foot working, hit pad to short leg for no runs, fielded by Akmal.

End of Over 12 (2 runs)
Bowler: Saeed Ajmal
Sri Lanka: 100-1 (rr 8.33)

11.6
Catch
OUT! Caught. Ajmal to Dilshan. Off break length ball, middle stump on the front foot Switch Hit, well timed to deep backward point, fielded by Amin. You don't often see that. Switch hit caught in the deep. Pakistan were desperate for that wicket.

11.5
One Run
Ajmal to Perera. Off break length ball, off stump down the track working, mis-timed in the air under control to long on for 1 run, fielded by Khan. Great innings from the young man. Setting up a superb platform.

11.4
No Runs
Ajmal to Perera. Off break length ball, middle stump down the track working, hit pad to extra cover for no runs, fielded by Hafeez.

11.3
One Run
Ajmal to Dilshan. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, to slips for 1 run, fielded by Shinwari.

11.2
No Runs
Ajmal to Dilshan. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Ajmal.

11.1
No Runs
APPEAL! Ajmal to Dilshan. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot working, hit pad to silly point for no runs, fielded by Akmal, appeal made for L.B.W.

End of Over 11 (8 runs)
Bowler: Mohammad Hafeez
Sri Lanka: 98-0 (rr 8.91)

10.6
One Run
Hafeez to Dilshan. Off break length ball, off stump on the front foot working, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Afridi.

10.5
Two Runs
Hafeez to Dilshan. Off break length ball, middle stump on the front foot sweeping, top edge in the air uncontrolled to fine leg for 2 runs, fielded by Khan.

10.4
One Run
Hafeez to Perera. Off break half volley, off stump down the track working, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Bhatti.

10.3
Two Runs
Hafeez to Perera. Off break back of a length, off stump on the back foot working, to deep mid wicket for 2 runs, mis-fielded by Bhatti, fielded by Shehzad.

10.2
One Run
Hafeez to Dilshan. Off break back of a length, off stump on the back foot working, to fine leg for 1 run, fielded by Khan.

10.1
One Run
Hafeez to Perera. Off break short, outside off stump on the front foot pulling, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Shehzad.

End of Over 10 (17 runs)
Bowler: Shahid Afridi
Sri Lanka: 90-0 (rr 9.00)

9.6
One Run
Afridi to Perera. Leg spinner length ball, down leg side on the back foot working, to deep backward square leg for 1 run, fielded by Maqsood.

9.5
Six Runs
SIX! Afridi to Perera. Leg spinner half volley, outside off stump down the track Slog, well timed over deep mid wicket for 6 runs. Huge hit. It's an expensive over.

9.4
Four Runs
FOUR! Afridi to Perera. Leg spinner length ball, middle stump down the track Slog, well timed past deep square leg for 4 runs.

9.3
Four Runs
FOUR! Afridi to Perera. Leg spinner length ball, off stump backing away driving, thick edge in the air uncontrolled past third man for 4 runs.

9.2
One Run
Afridi to Dilshan. Leg spinner length ball, middle stump on the front foot pushing, mis-timed in the air under control back to bowler for 1 run, fielded by Afridi, fielded by Hafeez.

9.1
One Run
Afridi to Perera. Leg spinner half volley, off stump down the track driving, to long off for 1 run, fielded by Tanvir.

End of Over 9 (10 runs)
Bowler: Mohammad Hafeez
Sri Lanka: 73-0 (rr 8.11)

8.6
Four Runs
FOUR! Hafeez to Dilshan. Off break full toss, down leg side on the front foot sweeping, well timed past fine leg for 4 runs. Filth down the legside.

8.5
One Run
Hafeez to Perera. Off break length ball, off stump on the front foot working, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Maqsood.

8.4
Two Runs
Hafeez to Perera. Off break length ball, off stump on the front foot working, to deep mid wicket for 2 runs, fielded by Maqsood.

8.3
One Run
Hafeez to Dilshan. Off break short, off stump on the back foot working, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Ajmal.

8.2
One Run
Hafeez to Perera. Off break length ball, off stump on the front foot defending, outside edge to third man for 1 run, fielded by Amin.

8.1
One Run
Hafeez to Dilshan. Off break length ball, off stump on the front foot driving, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Shinwari.

End of Over 8 (8 runs)
Bowler: Shahid Afridi
Sri Lanka: 63-0 (rr 7.88)

7.6
One Run
Afridi to Dilshan. Leg spinner half volley, to leg on the front foot working, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Bhatti.

7.5
Four Runs
FOUR! Afridi to Dilshan. Leg spinner short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, bottom edge past fine leg for 4 runs. Luck. Through the keeper's legs.

7.4
No Runs
Afridi to Dilshan. Leg spinner short, off stump on the back foot cutting, to backward point for no runs, fielded by Maqsood.

7.3
One Run
Afridi to Perera. Leg spinner short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, to deep backward point for 1 run, fielded by Bhatti.

7.2
One Run
Afridi to Dilshan. Leg spinner length ball, off stump on the front foot driving, inside edge to long on for 1 run, fielded by Tanvir.

7.1
One Run
Afridi to Perera. Leg spinner half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to long off for 1 run, fielded by Tanvir.

End of Over 7 (3 runs)
Bowler: Mohammad Hafeez
Sri Lanka: 55-0 (rr 7.86)

6.6
No Runs
Hafeez to Dilshan. Off break back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot working, to mid wicket for no runs, fielded by Afridi.

6.5
No Runs
APPEAL! Hafeez to Dilshan. Off break length ball, off stump on the back foot working, hit pad back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Hafeez, appeal made for L.B.W. Deep in the crease. May have slipped down legside but very close.

6.4
One Run
Hafeez to Perera. Off break back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, to deep backward point for 1 run, fielded by Ajmal.

6.3
One Run
Hafeez to Dilshan. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the back foot Steer, to slips for 1 run, fielded by Bhatti.

6.2
One Run
Hafeez to Perera. Off break length ball, off stump on the front foot working, to short fine leg for 1 run, fielded by Bhatti.

6.1
No Runs
Hafeez to Perera. Off break back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, to backward point for no runs, fielded by Shehzad.

End of Over 6 (Power Play Fielding) (3 runs)
Bowler: Saeed Ajmal
Sri Lanka: 52-0 (rr 8.67)

5.6
One Run
Ajmal to Perera. Off break length ball, outside off stump down the track working, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Khan.

5.5
No Runs
Ajmal to Perera. Off break back of a length, middle stump on the back foot working, to square leg for no runs, fielded by Afridi.

5.4
No Runs
Ajmal to Perera. Off break back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot pushing, to cover for no runs, fielded by Hafeez.

5.3
No Runs
Ajmal to Perera. Off break length ball, off stump on the front foot pushing, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Ajmal.

5.2
One Run
Ajmal to Dilshan. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot working, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Bhatti.

5.1
One Run
Ajmal to Perera. Off break length ball, outside off stump down the track working, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Khan.

End of Over 5 (Power Play Fielding) (16 runs)
Bowler: Bilawal Bhatti
Sri Lanka: 49-0 (rr 9.80)

4.6
No Runs
Bhatti to Dilshan. Short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, mis-timed to mid wicket for no runs, fielded by Maqsood.

4.5
Four Runs
FOUR! Bhatti to Dilshan. Slower ball short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, well timed in the air under control past deep mid wicket for 4 runs.

4.4
Four Runs
FOUR! Bhatti to Dilshan. Short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed past deep backward point for 4 runs. Bhatti being put under pressure by great play from Dilshan.

4.3
No Runs
Bhatti to Dilshan. Length ball, outside off stump backing away driving, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Akmal.

4.2
Four Runs
FOUR! Bhatti to Dilshan. Length ball, outside off stump down the track driving, well timed in the air under control past deep cover for 4 runs.

4.1
Four Runs
FOUR! Bhatti to Dilshan. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot Slog, well timed in the air under control past fine leg for 4 runs. What a shot. He nearly scooped that into his own face.

End of Over 4 (Power Play Fielding) (6 runs)
Bowler: Sohail Tanvir
Sri Lanka: 33-0 (rr 8.25)

3.6
Four Runs
FOUR! Tanvir to Perera. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed in the air under control past deep cover for 4 runs. Too much width to Perera.

3.5
No Runs
Tanvir to Perera. Short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, hit body to silly point for no runs, fielded by Tanvir.

3.4
One Run
Tanvir to Dilshan. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, outside edge to third man for 1 run, fielded by Ajmal.

3.3
One Run
Tanvir to Perera. Short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, well timed in the air under control to deep square leg for 1 run, fielded by Amin.

3.2
No Runs
Tanvir to Perera. Slower length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, to point for no runs, fielded by Shehzad.

3.1
No Runs
Tanvir to Perera. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot pushing, to cover for no runs, fielded by Bhatti.

End of Over 3 (Power Play Fielding) (11 runs)
Bowler: Usman Khan
Sri Lanka: 27-0 (rr 9.00)

2.6
Four Runs
FOUR! Shinwari to Dilshan. Length ball, off stump on the front foot pushing, well timed past long off for 4 runs. Punched down the ground. It's a good pitch for strokeplay.

2.5
One Run
Shinwari to Perera. Length ball, middle stump on the front foot working, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Bhatti.

2.4
One Run
Shinwari to Dilshan. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, to mid off for 1 run, fielded by Ajmal.

2.3
No Runs
Shinwari to Dilshan. Length ball, down leg side on the front foot working, hit pad to backward point for no runs, direct hit by Shehzad.

2.2
No Runs
APPEAL! Shinwari to Dilshan. Length ball, down leg side on the front foot Scoop, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Akmal, appeal made for Caught.

2.1
Wide
Wide Shinwari to Dilshan. Length ball, down leg side on the front foot flick, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Akmal.

End of Over 2 (Power Play Fielding) (3 runs)
Bowler: Sohail Tanvir
Sri Lanka: 16-0 (rr 8.00)

1.6
One Run
Tanvir to Dilshan. Length ball, off stump on the front foot pushing, to extra cover for 1 run, fielded by Hafeez.

1.5
One Run
Tanvir to Perera. Length ball, outside off stump no foot movement working, inside edge to mid on for 1 run, fielded by Afridi.

1.4
No Runs
Tanvir to Perera. Length ball, middle stump on the front foot working, hit pad to silly point for no runs, fielded by Tanvir.

1.3
No Runs
Tanvir to Perera. Back of a length, off stump on the back foot working, leading edge in the air uncontrolled to cover for no runs, fielded by Hafeez.

1.2
No Runs
Tanvir to Perera. Short, outside off stump on the back foot driving, well timed to point for no runs, fielded by Amin.

1.1
One Run
Tanvir to Dilshan. Back of a length, to leg on the front foot glancing, to short fine leg for 1 run, fielded by Bhatti.

End of Over 1 (Power Play Fielding) (13 runs)
Bowler: Usman Khan
Sri Lanka: 13-0 (rr 13.00)

0.6
Two Runs
Shinwari to Perera. Short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed to deep backward point for 2 runs, run save by Amin, fielded by Maqsood.

0.5
Wide
Wide Shinwari to Perera. Length ball, wide outside off stump on the front foot, shoulders arms to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Akmal.

0.4
Four Runs
FOUR! Shinwari to Perera. Short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed in the air under control past deep cover for 4 runs. Poor stuff. Short and wide.

0.3
Six Runs
SIX! Shinwari to Perera. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed over deep cover for 6 runs. He's got all of that. Spanked over cover.

0.2
No Runs
Shinwari to Perera. In-swinging length ball, outside off stump on the back foot pushing, to extra cover for no runs, fielded by Hafeez.

0.1
No Runs
NEW BALL. Shinwari to Perera. Short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, mis-timed back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Shinwari. There's an issue behind the bowler's arm.

0.0
Start of Innings
Start of Sri Lanka Innings. Welcome to the second game in the series. Pakistan lead 1-0 and a victory will take them to top of the T20 rankings. They have decided to chase. Sri Lanka give a debut to Seekkuge Prasanna.