Murali aiming for five-wicket Lord’s haul

LONDON, May 10, 2006 (AFP) – Muttiah Muralitharan wants to mark his first Test appearance at Lord’s by taking five wickets in an innings for Sri Lanka against England and getting his name on the dressing room honours board. “He will be the most important wicket for us as far as I’m concerned because when he gets going it is very difficult for anybody to stop him. After the match, we will be good mates again.”breitling replica watch “It might surprise you but in my 103-Test career I have never played at Lord’s. This week I will get my chance to play there and I’m very excited about it,” the off-spinner said ahead of the start of Thursday’s first Test.

“I’m relishing all three of the Tests we have scheduled in England on this tour. I’m looking forward to this match in particular because I have a dream of taking five wickets in an innings at Lord’s.

“It would be a very special moment for me,” he told the bigstarcricket.com website.

“I was injured on the 2002 tour when Sri Lanka played there, we only had one Test in 1998 when we played at The Oval and in 1991 I wasn’t picked. I had to wait until the following year to make my Test debut.

“I have played at Lord’s a