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  • Sri Lanka 2/ 152 (24.1)
  • Australia All Out 158 (40.5)
  • Australia won the toss and elected to bat
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  • Current Run Rate: 6.29
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25th Over
Please join us again on Sunday the 20th of February at 14:20 AEDT where India take on Australia at the Gabba
The series remains alive for Sri Lanka who also pick up a bonus point tonight and move to 7 points on the ladder with India on 10 and Australia on 9
Australia were outplayed tonight as Sri Lanka won by a whopping 8 wickets D/L method. The bowlers set up the match for Sri Lanka with Dilshan, Sangakkara and Jayawardene finishing the match off with classy strokes all over the park
Over 24.1: Christian to Chandimal, leg bye, Sri Lanka win convincingly after Jayawardene scampers through for a quick single with Chandimal getting struck on the pads down leg
24th Over
Over 23.6: Lee to Jayawardene, no run, played straight to midwicket
the 150 comes up for Sri Lanka in 110 mins, off 23.5 overs
Over 23.5: Lee to Jayawardene, FOUR, Jayawardene plays the late cut on the back foot to backward square boundary
Over 23.4: Lee to Jayawardene, no run, pitched in short and Jayawardene attempts to lift the ball over keeper but unable to do so
Over 23.3: Lee to Chandimal, one run, played off the pads through midwicket
Over 23.2: Lee to Chandimal, no run
Over 23.1: Lee to Jayawardene, one run, turned away down to fine leg
23rd Over
Sri Lanka needing only 7 more runs to win with a revised target of 152 needed for victory
Over 22.6: Christian to Chandimal, FOUR, pitched in short and pulled away magnificently to backward square boundary
Over 22.5: Christian to Chandimal, no run, defended up on the toes to short cover
Over 22.4: Christian to Chandimal, no run, driven well on the front foot but straight to cover
Over 22.3: Christian to Jayawardene, one run, a quick single taken at short leg
Over 22.2: Christian to Jayawardene, FOUR, driven in the air to extra cover boundary
Over 22.1: Christian to Jayawardene, no run, defended on the front foot to cover
22nd Over
Over 21.6: Lee to Jayawardene, one run, turned away to the on side for an easy single
Over 21.5: Lee to Jayawardene, no run
Over 21.4: Lee to Chandimal, one run
Over 21.3: Lee to Chandimal, no run
Jayawardenes 50 came up in 100 mins, off 58 balls with 3 x 4's
Over 21.2: Lee to Jayawardene, one run, Jayawardene picks up a classy half century with a push to short cover picking up a quick single
Chandimal comes in next for Sri Lanka but will be at the non strikers, Jayawardene on 49
Over 21.1: Lee to Sangakkara, no run, OUT, Sangakkara loops this one up very high in the air to Doherty at mid on who takes a relatively simple catch
21st Over
The batting powerplay has been taken by the Sri Lankan batsmen
Brett Lee comes back into the attack replacing Doherty at the Randwick end
Over 20.6: Christian to Sangakkara, one run, pulled straight to the fielder at deep square leg
Over 20.5: Christian to Sangakkara, no run, short delivery by Christian outside off catching Sangakkara off guard who pulls out of the shot late and lets it pass through to the keeper
Over 20.4: Christian to Sangakkara, two runs, driven on the up to deep extra cover
Over 20.3: Christian to Sangakkara, no run, defended towards Warner at backward point
Over 20.2: Christian to Sangakkara, no run, defended to mid on
Over 20.1: Christian to Sangakkara, FOUR, Sangakkara slashes at a wide one and gets a thick outside edge just over Hussey at slip
20th Over
Over 19.6: Doherty to Jayawardene, no run, defended to silly point region
Over 19.5: Doherty to Jayawardene, no run
The 50 partnership comes up between Jayawardene and Sangakkara in 35 mins, off 37 balls
Over 19.4: Doherty to Sangakkara, one run, turned away to backward square for an easy single
Over 19.3: Doherty to Sangakkara, SIX, Sangakkara shuffles to the pitch of the ball and hammers the ball in the air over midwicket boundary
Over 19.2: Doherty to Sangakkara, FOUR, swept down on one knee and piercing the gap between the fielders at forward square leg and backward square
Over 19.1: Doherty to Jayawardene, leg bye
19th Over
Over 18.6: Christian to Sangakkara, no run
Over 18.5: Christian to Jayawardene, leg bye, pitching down leg as the ball reflects off the pads down to short fine leg
Over 18.4: Christian to Sangakkara, one run, flicked away to the on side
Over 18.3: Christian to Sangakkara, no run, top action that delivery with Sangakkara defending back to Christian who picks up the ball and throws at the keepers stumps in one action, he hits but Sangakkara gets safely back in the crease
Over 18.2: Christian to Jayawardene, one run, cut away on the back foot to backward square
Over 18.1: Christian to Jayawardene, two runs, driven throught the covers on the front foot
18th Over
Over 17.6: Doherty to Jayawardene, one run, pushed down to long off for an easy single
That single brings up 10,000 ODI runs for Sangakkara.
Over 17.5: Doherty to Sangakkara, one run, Sangakkara advances at pushes the ball down to long on for an easy single
Over 17.4: Doherty to Jayawardene, one run, pushed on the front foot through cover point
Over 17.3: Doherty to Jayawardene, no run, defended back to the bowler
Over 17.2: Doherty to Jayawardene, FOUR, swept away with conviction by Jayawardene to backward square boundary
Over 17.1: Doherty to Jayawardene, no run, defended to short leg
17th Over
Doherty into the attack now for Australia replacing McKay at the Randwick end
Over 16.6: Christian to Sangakkara, no run
Over 16.5: Christian to Sangakkara, wide
Over 16.5: Christian to Jayawardene, one run
Sri Lanka's 100 came up off the last delivery in 78 mins and 16.4 overs
Over 16.4: Christian to Sangakkara, one run, played through forward square leg for an easy single
Over 16.3: Christian to Sangakkara, no run, defended to the off side
Over 16.2: Christian to Sangakkara, no run, Sangakkara plays and misses outside off with the ball scraping narrowly pass the inside edge throught to Wade the keeper
Over 16.1: Christian to Jayawardene, one run
16th Over
Over 15.6: McKay to Jayawardene, one run
Over 15.5: McKay to Jayawardene, no run
Over 15.4: McKay to Jayawardene, no run
Over 15.3: McKay to Jayawardene, two runs
Over 15.2: McKay to Jayawardene, no run
Over 15.1: McKay to Jayawardene, no run
15th Over
Over 14.6: Christian to Sangakkara, no run
Over 14.5: Christian to Sangakkara, no run
Over 14.4: Christian to Sangakkara, no run
Over 14.3: Christian to Sangakkara, FOUR
Over 14.2: Christian to Jayawardene, leg bye
Over 14.1: Christian to Jayawardene, FOUR
14th Over
Christian comes into the attack for the first time in the match bowling from the Paddington end
Over 13.6: McKay to Sangakkara, no run
Over 13.5: McKay to Jayawardene, one run
Over 13.4: McKay to Jayawardene, no run, defended to mid on
Over 13.3: McKay to Jayawardene, no run
Over 13.2: McKay to Jayawardene, no run
Over 13.1: McKay to Jayawardene, two runs
13th Over
Over 12.6: Lee to Sangakkara, no run
Over 12.5: Lee to Sangakkara, no run
Over 12.4: Lee to Sangakkara, FOUR, punched back pass the bowler using full face of the bat, nice shot by Sangakkara
Over 12.3: Lee to Jayawardene, one run
Over 12.2: Lee to Jayawardene, wide, pitched well wide of off stump for the umpires liking
Over 12.2: Lee to Sangakkara, one run, quick single taken at gully where Warner races in from backward point to field
Over 12.1: Lee to Jayawardene, one run, cut away to deep backward point
12th Over
Brett Lee back into the attack at the Paddington end
Over 11.6: McKay to Sangakkara, no run, defended to mid on to end a successful over for Australia
Over 11.5: McKay to Sangakkara, no run, pitched outside off, no shot offered
Sangakkara comes out to the crease for Sri Lanka and will take strike
Over 11.4: McKay to Dilshan, no run, OUT, McKay collects the outside edge as Dilshan looks to drive to the off side as David Hussey standing at 1st slip takes the catch with ease
Over 11.3: McKay to Jayawardene, one run, Jayawardene miscues the drive in the air and just short of Doherty at mid off
Over 11.2: McKay to Jayawardene, no run, played straight to Warner at backward point
Over 11.1: McKay to Dilshan, one run, cut away to deep backward point for an easy single
11th Over
Drinks have been called onto the field for what should be the last break in the match
Over 10.6: Starc to Dilshan, one run, played to deep backward square for another single to end the over
Over 10.5: Starc to Jayawardene, one run, flicked away square on the on side
Over 10.4: Starc to Dilshan, one run, runs coming easily for Sri Lanka with another single taken through the on side
Over 10.3: Starc to Jayawardene, one run, driven square on the off side for another easy single
Over 10.2: Starc to Dilshan, one run, pulled away to deep backward square for an easy single
Over 10.1: Starc to Jayawardene, one run, defended into the ground at silly point and a quick single is taken
10th Over
Over 9.6: McKay to Jayawardene, one run
Over 9.5: McKay to Jayawardene, no run, pitched outside off, no shot offered
Over 9.4: McKay to Jayawardene, two runs, played through midwicket and Jayawardene comes back easily for the second
Over 9.3: McKay to Jayawardene, two runs, cut away to deep backward point, good fielding in the deep by Lee stops the ball reaching the ropes
Over 9.2: McKay to Dilshan, one run, gently played up on the toes to forward square leg
Over 9.1: McKay to Dilshan, two runs, guided down to third man on the back foot
9th Over
Over 8.6: Starc to Dilshan, one run, pushed to the covers for a quick single to end the over
Over 8.5: Starc to Dilshan, two runs, played off the pads through backward square
Over 8.4: Starc to Jayawardene, one run, a quick single taken at backward point
Over 8.3: Starc to Jayawardene, no run, pitched outside off, no shot offered
Over 8.2: Starc to Dilshan, one run, pushed to mid on and Dilshan sets off immediately for a quick single and just makes it
Over 8.1: Starc to Dilshan, no run
8th Over
Starc back into the attack this time from the Paddington end replacing Lee
Over 7.6: McKay to Dilshan, one run, a poor misfield at point gives away a single to the batsmen
Over 7.5: McKay to Dilshan, two runs, guided down to deep third man
Over 7.4: McKay to Dilshan, no run, pitched outside off, no shot offered
Sri Lankas 50 and the partnership between Jayawardene and Dilshan came up in 34 mins off 45 balls
Over 7.3: McKay to Jayawardene, one run, edged just wide of David Hussey at slip down to third man
Over 7.2: McKay to Dilshan, one run, steered away through midwicket for a comfortable single
Over 7.1: McKay to Jayawardene, one run, cut away to point on the back foot for a quick single
7th Over
Over 6.6: Lee to Dilshan, no run, defended to short cover
Over 6.5: Lee to Dilshan, FOUR, sliced away just wide of backward point and races away to the boundary
Over 6.4: Lee to Jayawardene, one run, an inside edge onto the thigh pad sees the ball land square on the leg side and a quick single is taken
Over 6.3: Lee to Dilshan, one run, Dilshan swivels on the back foot to guide the ball to backward square
Over 6.2: Lee to Dilshan, no run, Dilshan rocks back to avoid the short delivery just outside off
Over 6.1: Lee to Dilshan, no run, Dilshan looks to drive on the up but unable to connect bat on ball
6th Over
Over 5.6: McKay to Jayawardene, no run, another delivery let go through to the keeper with McKay bowling good lengths just outside off and ends a maiden over
Over 5.5: McKay to Jayawardene, no run, pitched outside off, Jayawardene raises his shoulders and allows the ball to pass through to the keeper
Over 5.4: McKay to Jayawardene, no run, Jayawardene swings big outside off but misses
Over 5.3: McKay to Jayawardene, no run, pitched in at 132 km/h just outside off, Jayawardene lets it go through to the keeper
Over 5.2: McKay to Jayawardene, no run
Over 5.1: McKay to Jayawardene, no run, defended into the ground behind to slips region
5th Over
McKay comes into the attack replacing Starc at the Randwick end
Over 4.6: Lee to Dilshan, no run, Dilshan looking to play the tricky paddle sweep to fine leg from outside off but misses, end of a good over for Sri Lanka scoring 14 runs off it
Over 4.5: Lee to Jayawardene, one run, punched to the covers for a quick single
Over 4.4: Lee to Dilshan, one run, pushed down to mid on for a quick single
Over 4.3: Lee to Dilshan, FOUR, another boundary for Dilshan this time pulling over backward square
Over 4.2: Lee to Dilshan, FOUR, Dilshan at his best pulling again over square leg, this time Lee stops to have a few words
Over 4.1: Lee to Dilshan, FOUR, pulled in the air over midwicket
4th Over
Over 3.6: Starc to Dilshan, one run, pushed wide of mid off for a quick single
Over 3.5: Starc to Jayawardene, three runs, driven beautifully on the front foot by Jayawardene out to deep extra cover
Over 3.4: Starc to Jayawardene, two runs, guided down to Lee at third man
Over 3.3: Starc to Dilshan, one run, a quick single taken by Dilshan at mid off
Over 3.2: Starc to Dilshan, SIX, top shot by Dilshan putting away the short ball over backward square boundary
Over 3.1: Starc to Dilshan, no run, defended on the front foot to short cover
3rd Over
Over 2.6: Lee to Jayawardene, no run, pitched outside off, no shot offered by Jayawardene to end the over
Over 2.5: Lee to Dilshan, one run, a quick single to the on side
Over 2.4: Lee to Dilshan, no run, slower delivery by Lee striking Dilshan on the thigh pad in line of leg stump but a little too high to appeal
Over 2.3: Lee to Dilshan, no run, defended out to the covers
Over 2.2: Lee to Dilshan, two runs, pitched in short by Lee and Dilshan pulls awkwardly to backward square where McKay makes a valiant effort to catch the ball but drops just short of him
Over 2.1: Lee to Dilshan, no run, good line and length by Lee just outside off and just beating the outside edge through to the keeper
2nd Over
Over 1.6: Starc to Jayawardene, FOUR, well executed straight drive by Jayawardene back pass the bowler using the pace off the ball
Over 1.5: Starc to Jayawardene, wide, pitched down leg side and the umpire immediately signals the wide with arms open
Over 1.5: Starc to Dilshan, one run, driven wide of mid off
Over 1.4: Starc to Jayawardene, one run, flicked down fine leg for an easy single
Over 1.3: Starc to Dilshan, leg bye, the ball comes off the pads down fine leg, Dilshan unable to get bat on ball
Over 1.2: Starc to Dilshan, no run, pitched outside off, through to the keeper
Over 1.1: Starc to Jayawardene, one run
1st Over
Starc to open the attack for Australia from the Randwick end
Over 0.6: Lee to Dilshan, no run, pitched just outside off and a good leave by Dilshan
Over 0.5: Lee to Dilshan, no run, ouch! Lee bowls in a sharp delivery reflecting off the handle of the bat and into the body of Dilshan causing some discomfort, Lee stares down Dilshan for a while before walking back to his mark
Over 0.4: Lee to Dilshan, no run, defended back down the track
Over 0.3: Lee to Dilshan, no run, pitched outside off, no shot offered
Over 0.2: Lee to Jayawardene, one run, guided down to third man on the back foot
Over 0.1: Lee to Jayawardene, no run, short of a length by Lee defended to the on side
Over 0.1: Lee to Jayawardene, wide, pitched wide of off stump and swings away from the right-hander
Other
19:46 Brett Lee to open the attack for Australia at the Paddington end with Jayawardene on strike

Australia: David Warner, Matthew Wade (wk), Ricky Ponting (c), Peter Forrest, Michael Hussey, David Hussey, Daniel Christian, Brett Lee, Clint McKay, Mitchell Starc, Xavier Doherty, Ben Hilfenhaus (12th)

Sri Lanka: Mahela Jayawardene (c), Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kumar Sangakkara (wk), Dinesh Chandimal, Lahiru Thirimanne, Angelo Mathews, Thisara Perera, Farveez Maharoof, Nuwan Kulasekara, Lasith Malinga, Rangana Herath, Sachithra Senanayake (12th)


Umpires: Bowden, BF (NZL), Fry, SD (AUS)
Third Umpire: Oxenford, BNJ (AUS)
Match Refree: Pycroft, AJ (ZIM)

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