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398 & 316-9d
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206 & 249
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Overs: 71.0 RR: 4.45 vs spin: 4.00
vs seam: 4.89
Overs: 92.3 RR: 2.69 vs spin: 2.72
vs seam: 2.45
Sun 18/12/05 India v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Sardar Patel Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad
INDIA WIN India won by 259 runs
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India - 1st Inns 398 (122.4; RR: 3.24)

BATTER   R B 4 6 SR
G Gambhir c Tharanga b Malinga 19 33 3 0 57.58
V Sehwag b Malinga 20 35 4 0 57.14
VVS Laxman b Maharoof 104 237 14 0 43.88
SR Tendulkar c Mubarak b Muralitharan 23 66 2 0 34.85
Yuvraj Singh c Samaraweera b Muralitharan 0 2 0 0 0.00
M Kaif c Atapattu b Bandara 4 19 0 0 21.05
MS Dhoni lbw b Muralitharan 49 62 7 0 79.03
IK Pathan lbw b Maharoof 82 162 12 0 50.62
AB Agarkar b Malinga 26 69 2 0 37.68
A Kumble c Jayawardene b Bandara 21 52 2 1 40.38
Harbhajan Singh not out 8 8 0 0 100.00
Extras (15b, 13lb, 5w, 9nb) 42  
TOTAL 398 all out (122.4 overs; RR: 3.24)

Fall of wickets

31-1 (G Gambhir 8.3 ov), 52-2 (V Sehwag 12.1 ov), 88-3 (SR Tendulkar 31.3 ov), 88-4 (Yuvraj Singh 31.5 ov), 97-5 (M Kaif 36.6 ov), 183-6 (MS Dhoni 58.6 ov), 308-7 (VVS Laxman 95.3 ov), 345-8 (IK Pathan 107.1 ov), 384-9 (AB Agarkar 119.2 ov), 398-10 (A Kumble 122.4 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
SL Malinga 32.0 4 113 3 3.53 1 9
MF Maharoof 27.0 11 52 2 1.93 0 0
M Muralitharan 36.0 4 128 3 3.56 0 0
HMCM Bandara 24.4 3 69 2 2.88 0 0
TM Dilshan 3.0 0 8 0 2.67 0 0

Sri Lanka - 1st Inns 206 (63.2; RR: 3.25)

BATTER   R B 4 6 SR
WU Tharanga c Dhoni b Pathan 2 14 0 0 14.29
MS Atapattu c Sehwag b Singh 40 69 6 0 57.97
KC Sangakkara b Singh 41 91 4 0 45.05
DPMD Jayawardene c Kaif b Singh 0 1 0 0 0.00
TT Samaraweera c Kaif b Singh 1 16 0 0 6.25
TM Dilshan c Kaif b Singh 65 109 8 0 59.63
J Mubarak b Kumble 13 22 1 0 59.09
MF Maharoof c & b Singh 4 10 0 0 40.00
HMCM Bandara not out 28 44 2 2 63.64
M Muralitharan st Dhoni b Kumble 3 6 0 0 50.00
SL Malinga c Sehwag b Singh 0 4 0 0 0.00
Extras (1b, 2lb, 0w, 6nb) 9  
TOTAL 206 all out (63.2 overs; RR: 3.25)

Fall of wickets

14-1 (WU Tharanga 2.6 ov), 74-2 (MS Atapattu 23.3 ov), 74-3 (DPMD Jayawardene 23.4 ov), 82-4 (TT Samaraweera 27.6 ov), 105-5 (KC Sangakkara 33.3 ov), 144-6 (J Mubarak 42.6 ov), 155-7 (MF Maharoof 47.6 ov), 198-8 (TM Dilshan 59.5 ov), 201-9 (M Muralitharan 60.5 ov), 206-10 (SL Malinga 63.2 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
IK Pathan 10.0 1 36 1 3.60 0 0
AB Agarkar 6.0 2 18 0 3.00 0 6
A Kumble 25.0 3 87 2 3.48 0 0
Harbhajan Singh 22.2 3 62 7 2.82 0 0

India - 2nd Inns 316-9 (71.0; RR: 4.45)

BATTER   R B 4 6 SR
V Sehwag c Maharoof b Malinga 0 1 0 0 0.00
G Gambhir c Sangakkara b Muralitharan 30 71 4 0 42.25
VVS Laxman c Sangakkara b Maharoof 5 13 1 0 38.46
SR Tendulkar lbw b Dilshan 19 29 3 0 65.52
Yuvraj Singh c Sangakkara b Bandara 75 83 13 1 90.36
M Kaif lbw b Bandara 9 16 0 1 56.25
MS Dhoni lbw b Muralitharan 14 20 1 0 70.00
IK Pathan b Muralitharan 27 34 4 0 79.41
AB Agarkar c & b Bandara 48 43 6 1 111.63
A Kumble not out 29 68 0 1 42.65
Harbhajan Singh not out 40 51 4 1 78.43
Extras (7b, 9lb, 1w, 3nb) 20  
TOTAL 316-9 (71.0 overs; RR: 4.45)

Fall of wickets

0-1 (V Sehwag 0.1 ov), 9-2 (VVS Laxman 3.4 ov), 34-3 (SR Tendulkar 12.4 ov), 81-4 (G Gambhir 24.2 ov), 100-5 (M Kaif 29.2 ov), 134-6 (MS Dhoni 35.1 ov), 174-7 (Yuvraj Singh 42.1 ov), 198-8 (IK Pathan 45.4 ov), 247-9 (AB Agarkar 55.6 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
SL Malinga 12.0 2 63 1 5.25 1 3
MF Maharoof 6.0 0 25 1 4.17 0 0
TM Dilshan 12.0 2 36 1 3.00 0 0
M Muralitharan 21.0 5 90 3 4.29 0 0
HMCM Bandara 19.0 2 84 3 4.42 0 0
J Mubarak 1.0 0 2 0 2.00 0 0

Sri Lanka - 2nd Inns 249 (92.3; RR: 2.69)

BATTER   R B 4 6 SR
WU Tharanga c Gambhir b Kumble 47 117 8 0 40.17
MS Atapattu c Kaif b Singh 16 56 2 0 28.57
KC Sangakkara lbw b Kumble 17 54 2 0 31.48
DPMD Jayawardene c & b Agarkar 57 106 7 0 53.77
TT Samaraweera c Kaif b Kumble 5 8 1 0 62.50
TM Dilshan c Dhoni b Pathan 65 123 5 0 52.85
J Mubarak c Laxman b Singh 18 38 2 1 47.37
MF Maharoof lbw b Kumble 2 25 0 0 8.00
HMCM Bandara c Sehwag b Kumble 11 21 1 0 52.38
M Muralitharan b Singh 3 10 0 0 30.00
SL Malinga not out 0 4 0 0 0.00
Extras (1b, 0lb, 0w, 7nb) 8  
TOTAL 249 all out (92.3 overs; RR: 2.69)

Fall of wickets

39-1 (MS Atapattu 16.3 ov), 84-2 (KC Sangakkara 34.5 ov), 89-3 (WU Tharanga 38.5 ov), 96-4 (TT Samaraweera 40.2 ov), 201-5 (DPMD Jayawardene 71.3 ov), 229-6 (TM Dilshan 80.2 ov), 235-7 (MF Maharoof 86.3 ov), 235-8 (J Mubarak 87.1 ov), 245-9 (M Muralitharan 89.6 ov), 249-10 (HMCM Bandara 92.3 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
IK Pathan 9.0 1 31 1 3.44 0 0
Harbhajan Singh 31.0 7 79 3 2.55 0 0
AB Agarkar 11.0 3 18 1 1.64 0 0
A Kumble 34.3 9 89 5 2.62 0 3
V Sehwag 3.0 0 18 0 6.00 0 4
SR Tendulkar 4.0 0 13 0 3.25 0 0

Match Info

Match

India v Sri Lanka at Ahmedabad, 3rd Test

Date

Sunday December 18, 2005

Toss

India won the toss and elected to bat

Time

5:00am GMT

Venue

Sardar Patel Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad

Umpires

BF Bowden, Nadeem Ghauri

India Team

Playing XI

SR Tendulkar, A Kumble, VVS Laxman, AB Agarkar, Harbhajan Singh, MS Dhoni, M Kaif, Yuvraj Singh, G Gambhir, V Sehwag, IK Pathan

Sri Lanka Team

Playing XI

MS Atapattu, M Muralitharan, DPMD Jayawardene, HMCM Bandara, TM Dilshan, TT Samaraweera, J Mubarak, KC Sangakkara, WU Tharanga, MF Maharoof, SL Malinga