England vs Sri Lanka 1st Test at London, 15 Jun, 2014

Toss: Sri Lanka, who chose to bowl
Match drawn
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Sri Lanka, who chose to bowl
Sri Lanka 201/9 in 90 Overs
Current Run rate: 2.23

SL 201/9 (89.6) & 453/10 (138.4)

ENG 267/8 (68.6) & 573/9 (130.3)

Player of the Match: Joe Root
Batsman
Runs
Balls
4's
6's
S/R
Mat
Runs
HS
Avg
0
6
0
0
0
11
105
25*
11.66
0
5
0
0
0
6
35
17*
5.83
Bowler
Overs
Maidens
Runs
Wkts
Econ
Mat
Wkts
BBI
Avg
21
9
43
3
2.05
67
238
7/44
30.31
19
10
25
4
1.32
92
343
7/43
30.67
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Current Partnership: 0 runs, 0.5 overs, RR: 0 (Shaminda Eranga, Nuwan Pradeep )
Last Wicket: HMRKB Herath 1(14)

Over 90.0   Sri Lanka 201/9

Nuwan Pradeep 0/5 SCJ Broad 21-9-43-3
Shaminda Eranga 0/6

89.6
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Over 89.6 SCJ Broad bowls a pitched up delivery to Nuwan Pradeep, no runs, Pradeep edges it softly and the ball just lands short of Jordan at second slip! That ends the Lord's Test which has been drawn!
89.5
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Over 89.5 SCJ Broad bowls a pitched up delivery to Nuwan Pradeep, no runs, that is gone, full and straight from Broad and Pradeep is done in for pace and swing. The Umpire gives it out lbw instantly and Pradeep asks for a review and replays show that he got the crucial inside edge onto the pad! Wow, Pradeep survives and so do Sri Lanka. One more ball for SL to force a draw!
89.4
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Over 89.4 SCJ Broad bowls a pitched up delivery to Nuwan Pradeep, no runs, keeps this away nicely with a push to point
89.3
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Over 89.3 SCJ Broad bowls a short and rising delivery to Nuwan Pradeep, no runs, gets inside the line and nearly nicks the pacy away going seamer to the keeper.
89.2
0
Over 89.2 SCJ Broad bowls a bouncer to Nuwan Pradeep, no runs, ducks under it around middle
89.1
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Over 89.1 SCJ Broad bowls a short and rising delivery to HMRKB Herath, CAUGHT, this is banged in to the rib cage and Herath looking to take evasive action ends up gloving it to the keeper down the legside. Herath walks off and shockingly replays reveal that his hand had come off the bat and that is not supposed to be out!
End of Over 89   Sri Lanka 201/8

Shaminda Eranga 0/6 JM Anderson 19-10-25-4
HMRKB Herath 1/13

88.6
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Over 88.6 JM Anderson bowls it short of length to Shaminda Eranga, no runs, edges it down nicely to gully. England need to take two wickets to win from the final over.
88.5
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Over 88.5 JM Anderson bowls it short of length to Shaminda Eranga, no runs, goes back and tucks it through mid wicket
88.4
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Over 88.4 JM Anderson bowls a short and rising delivery to Shaminda Eranga, no runs, fends it off past shortleg and there is no interest of taking any runs
88.3
0
Over 88.3 JM Anderson bowls it short of length to Shaminda Eranga, no runs, goes back and defends it to the bowler
88.2
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Over 88.2 JM Anderson bowls a short and rising delivery to Shaminda Eranga, no runs, leaves it outside off to the keeper.
88.1
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Over 88.1 JM Anderson bowls a pitched up delivery to Shaminda Eranga, no runs, blocks the near yorker to point
End of Over 88   Sri Lanka 201/8

HMRKB Herath 1/13 LE Plunkett 16-5-39-0
Shaminda Eranga 0/0

87.6
0
Over 87.6 LE Plunkett bowls a bouncer to HMRKB Herath, no runs, ducks under it over middle. Two wickets needed from 12 balls.
87.5
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Over 87.5 LE Plunkett bowls a pitched up delivery to HMRKB Herath, no runs, leaves it outside off to the keeper.
87.4
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Over 87.4 LE Plunkett bowls a bouncer to HMRKB Herath, no runs, ducks under it around middle. This is poor bowling from Plunkett, he has to keep it full and straight.
87.3
0
Over 87.3 LE Plunkett bowls it short of length to HMRKB Herath, no runs, goes back and defends it to the bowler
87.2
0
Over 87.2 LE Plunkett bowls a good length delivery to HMRKB Herath, no runs, leaves it outside off to the keeper.
87.1
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Over 87.1 LE Plunkett bowls a short and rising delivery to HMRKB Herath, no runs, nasty ball angling in towards off and Herath just misses nicking it behind to the keeper!