Over 42 - SL 233/4 (Thirimanne 96, Mathews 0)Junaid comes into the attack, Priyanjan slaps it down to the long-on boundary. WICKET! Priyanjan tries to run it down to the third man but gets a thin edge and he is caught behind the stumps. Mathews comes out to bat, with Thirimanne at the other end.
Over 38 - SL 218/3 (Thirimanne 88, Priyanjan 4)WICKET! Talha strikes, Mahela hits it in the air and straight to the cover fielder. Mahela falls on 75 after a 156 run partnership for Sri Lanka. Ashan Priyanjan comes in to bat at number 5, Thirimanne takes a single. Short and wide from Talha and Ashan gets off the mark with a boundary through the off side.
Over 36 - SL 206/2 (Thirimanne 87, Jayawardene 70)Three singles from the first three balls Talha comes into the attack. Talha oversteps, this will be a free hit for Sri Lanka. Mahela clears the boundary, uses the free hit and clears extra cover for four. Four more, Mahela top edges it to third man for a one bounce four. Sri Lanka go past 200.