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  • Sri Lanka 5/ 139 (18.5)
  • Australia 3/ 137 (20.0)
  • Australia won the toss and elected to bat
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  • Current Run Rate: 7.38
BatsmenRB4s6sS/R
NLTC Perera*191202158.33
AD Mathews352731129.63
This Partnership:35 Runs From 21 Balls (R/R: 10.00)

BowlersOMRWEcon
B Laughlin*3.5046012.00
MA Starc4.001914.75

Last 5 overs:
Latest Commentary (View More)

19th Over
Australian opener David Warner named Man of the Match
Sri Lanka take a 1 nil lead into Monday's second T20 International
An even batting performance with Mathews (35 no off 27 balls with 3 fours & 1 six), and MDKJ Perera (33 off 22 balls with 2 fours & 1 six) the pick, special mention to NLTC Perera who finished the game off with consecutive sixes
and victory for the number one ranked Sri Lankan's by 5 wickets with 7 balls in hand.
Over 18.5: Laughlin to NLTC Perera, SIX, full, smashes hard and high over mid on, winning runs with 2 sixes in a row!
Over 18.4: Laughlin to NLTC Perera, SIX, DROPPED, slower ball, swung hard and high to midwicket, Cutting throws himself at the ball trying to knock it back in but just knocks it over the rope
Over 18.3: Laughlin to Mathews, one run, dances down the track, punches into the ground and over the bowler's head. Sri Lanka need 11 runs from 9 balls
Over 18.2: Laughlin to Mathews, FOUR, full toss, smashes a drive straight back past the bowler
Over 18.1: Laughlin to Mathews, two runs, full toss, whipped through mid wicket
18th Over
Sri Lanka need 18 runs from 12 balls
Over 17.6: Starc to NLTC Perera, no run, yorker, punches back down the wicket, fielded by Starc in his follow through. SLA 5/120 (Mathews 28, NLTC Perera 7)
Over 17.5: Starc to NLTC Perera, two runs, short, puls through mid wicket
Over 17.4: Starc to NLTC Perera, no run, big swing and a miss, between the pads and leg stump
Over 17.3: Starc to NLTC Perera, no run, big swing and a miss outside off
Over 17.2: Starc to Mathews, one run, slower ball, backs away and turns to the legside
Over 17.1: Starc to NLTC Perera, one run, drives through mid on to the fielder in the deep
17th Over
Over 16.6: Laughlin to NLTC Perera, one run, yorker, dabbed out on the off side. SLA 5/116 (Mathews 27, NLTC Perera 4)
Over 16.5: Laughlin to NLTC Perera, two runs, worked through square leg, come back for a risky second
Over 16.4: Laughlin to Mathews, one run, turned backward of square
Over 16.3: Laughlin to Mathews, no run, DROPPED, full, takes a leading edge to the left of the bowler, he dives and gets one hand on it but spills the very difficult chance
Over 16.2: Laughlin to Mathews, SIX, slower ball, slaps it hard and high straight back over the bowler's head
Over 16.1: Laughlin to Mathews, no run, slower ball, straight through the swinging batsman
16th Over
Over 15.6: Starc to NLTC Perera, no run, punches a drive to mid off on the circle, hits it too well for any chance of a run. SLA 5/106 (Mathews 20, NLTC Perera 1)
Over 15.5: Starc to NLTC Perera, no run, beaten outside off, swinging but missing
Over 15.4: Starc to Mathews, one run, slower ball, turned to fine leg
Over 15.3: Starc to NLTC Perera, one run, yorker, fast, digs it out to the legside
Over 15.2: Starc to Thirimanne, no run, OUT, slices a drive, straight to Voges at backward point who takes a sharp catch above his head
Over 15.1: Starc to Thirimanne, no run, slower ball, beats the outside edge
15th Over
Sri Lanka need 34 runs from 30 balls
Over 14.6: Finch to Mathews, no run, drives straight back to the bowler. SLA 4/104 (Mathews 19, Thirimanne 20)
Over 14.5: Finch to Mathews, no run, punches back to the bowler on the bounce
Over 14.4: Finch to Mathews, FOUR, slaps hard over wide mid on
Over 14.3: Finch to Mathews, FOUR, smashes straight back down the track, an umpire killer, just gets out of the way in time, beats the diving Warner on the rope
Over 14.2: Finch to Mathews, no run, defends back to the bowler
Over 14.1: Finch to Thirimanne, one run, punches to long on
14th Over
Over 13.6: Cutting to Mathews, no run, defends back to the bowler. SLA 4/95 (Mathews 11, Thirimanne 19)
Over 13.5: Cutting to Thirimanne, one run, bunts to the onside
Over 13.4: Cutting to Mathews, one run, short, paddles the pull shot again
Over 13.3: Cutting to Mathews, two runs, short of a length, paddles a pull shot to deep backward square
Over 13.2: Cutting to Thirimanne, one run, dabbed backward of square
Over 13.1: Cutting to Thirimanne, two runs, full, punches through the off side, good running brings them back for a second
13th Over
Over 12.6: Laughlin to Thirimanne, one run, yorker, digs it out on the off side. SLA 4/88 (Mathews 8, Thirimanne 15)
Over 12.5: Laughlin to Mathews, one run, punches to long off
Over 12.4: Laughlin to Thirimanne, one run, dabs on the off side for a single
Over 12.3: Laughlin to Thirimanne, FOUR, full outside off, takes an edge just wide of the diving Wade
Over 12.2: Laughlin to Thirimanne, FOUR, short, pulls, takes the top edge and runs fine
Over 12.1: Laughlin to Mathews, one run, slower ball, worked to mid wicket
12th Over
Over 11.6: Maxwell to Mathews, one run, drives through mid on to the man in the deep. SLA 4/76 (Mathews 6, Thirimanne 5)
Over 11.5: Maxwell to Thirimanne, one run, eases one through point
Over 11.4: Maxwell to Mathews, one run, punches down the ground to long on
Over 11.3: Maxwell to Thirimanne, one run, worked to wide mid on
Over 11.2: Maxwell to Thirimanne, no run, chops down on it, punches to point
Over 11.1: Maxwell to Thirimanne, two runs, rocks back, punches through point
11th Over
Over 10.6: Doherty to Thirimanne, one run, worked to mid wicket, ends Doherty's allocation, an excellent display, 2/21 off his 4. SLA 4/70 (Mathews 4, Thirimanne 1)
Over 10.5: Doherty to Jayawardene, no run, OUT, yorker, straight through the former captain, played right around that one. That wicket tightens the game up ....
Over 10.4: Doherty to Mathews, one run, leans on the ball, worked to mid wicket
Over 10.3: Doherty to Mathews, two runs, worked off the pads through square leg
Over 10.2: Doherty to Mathews, no run, punches straight to extra cover
Over 10.1: Doherty to Mathews, no run, forward in defence
10th Over
Sri Lanka need 72 runs from 60 balls
Over 9.6: Maxwell to Jayawardene, no run, wide of off, attempted cut misses. SLA 3/66 (Jayawardene 8, Mathews 1)
Over 9.5: Maxwell to Jayawardene, FOUR, cuts backward of point, races to the rope
Over 9.4: Maxwell to Jayawardene, no run, dabs a late cut to short third man
Over 9.3: Maxwell to Mathews, one run, drives through mid on
Over 9.2: Maxwell to Mathews, no run, pushed back to the bowler
Over 9.1: Maxwell to Chandimal, no run, OUT, lofts to long off, doesn't get enough on the ball, straight down the throat of Cutting on the rope
9th Over
Over 8.6: Doherty to Chandimal, one run, dances down and drives to long off. SLA 2/61 (Chandimal 5, Jayawardene 4)
Over 8.5: Doherty to Jayawardene, one run, full, pushes through the covers
Over 8.4: Doherty to Chandimal, one run, turned gently to mid wicket
Over 8.3: Doherty to Jayawardene, one run, worked through the onside
Over 8.2: Doherty to Jayawardene, no run, pushes to the onside, Doherty quickly fields
Over 8.1: Doherty to Chandimal, one run, dabs on the off side, quick single taken
8th Over
Over 7.6: Maxwell to Chandimal, one run, drives to long off. SLA 2/56 (Chandimal 2, Jayawardene 2)
Over 7.5: Maxwell to Jayawardene, one run, dabs to backward point
Over 7.4: Maxwell to Chandimal, one run, pushes on the off side
Over 7.3: Maxwell to MDKJ Perera, no run, OUT, back attempting to cut, gets a top edge straight into the gloves of the keeper
Over 7.2: Maxwell to Jayawardene, one run, dabs into the off side
Over 7.1: Maxwell to Jayawardene, no run
7th Over
Over 6.6: Doherty to MDKJ Perera, two runs, dabs fine. SLA 1/52 (MDKJ Perera 33, Jayawardene 0)
Over 6.5: Doherty to MDKJ Perera, two runs, worked to backward square, poor throw gives them another run
Over 6.4: Doherty to MDKJ Perera, two runs, pulls through mid wicket
Over 6.3: Doherty to MDKJ Perera, no run
Over 6.2: Doherty to Dilshan, no run, OUT, big swing, takes an outside edge, slices over backward point, Laughlin races back and, running the same direction as the ball dives full length and takes a spectacular catch
Over 6.1: Doherty to MDKJ Perera, leg bye, takes the pad, runs behind square
6th Over
Over 5.6: Cutting to Dilshan, no run, big swing and a miss. SLA 0/45 (MDKJ Perera 27, Dilshan 16)
Over 5.5: Cutting to MDKJ Perera, three runs, hoiked over midwicket
Over 5.4: Cutting to Dilshan, one run, drives, mistimed but carries over the head of cover, lands safely
Over 5.3: Cutting to MDKJ Perera, one run, short of a length, pulled through square leg
Over 5.2: Cutting to MDKJ Perera, FOUR, backs away and slashes high over point, 2 bounces and over the rope
Over 5.1: Cutting to MDKJ Perera, no run, takes the thigh trying to pull, bounces to slip
5th Over
Sri Lanka need 102 runs from 90 balls
Over 4.6: Starc to MDKJ Perera, leg bye, takes the pad and rolls out behind square. SLA 0/36 (MDKJ Perera 19, Dilshan 15)
Over 4.5: Starc to Dilshan, one run, stroked to mid off
Over 4.4: Starc to Dilshan, no run, yorker outside off, beats the bat
Over 4.3: Starc to Dilshan, wide, short, pushed down the legside
Over 4.3: Starc to Dilshan, no run, slower ball bouncer, swing and a miss
Over 4.2: Starc to Dilshan, no run, drives on the up to mid off, Perera wants the single but is sent back, throw from Doherty just misses
Over 4.1: Starc to MDKJ Perera, one run, squares up the batsman, outside edge lands safely at short third man
4th Over
Over 3.6: Laughlin to Dilshan, no run, dances down the track, big swing but misses. SLA 0/32 (MDKJ Perera 18, Dilshan 14)
Over 3.5: Laughlin to Dilshan, no run, short, faster ball, attempted pull, beaten for pace, crashes into the helmet. Helmet crunched back into the face cutting the batsman above the eye. A delay while he receives some medical attention, he will bat on
Over 3.4: Laughlin to Dilshan, no run, faster ball, looks to cut, misses
Over 3.3: Laughlin to MDKJ Perera, one run, slower ball yorker on the pads, worked through mid wicket
Over 3.2: Laughlin to MDKJ Perera, no run, glided to short third man
Over 3.1: Laughlin to MDKJ Perera, FOUR, short of a length outside off, rocks back and cuts hard over point to the rope
3rd Over
Over 2.6: Cutting to MDKJ Perera, one run, short, pulls to fine leg. SLA 0/27 (MDKJ Perera 13, Dilshan 14)
Over 2.5: Cutting to MDKJ Perera, no run, beaten outside off looking to run to third man
Over 2.4: Cutting to MDKJ Perera, two runs, DROPPED, cuts uppishly to point, Maxwell jumps, gets both hands on the ball but it bursts through the fingers
Over 2.3: Cutting to MDKJ Perera, SIX, stands tall and slaps it hard and high over long on, all the way into the crowd
Over 2.2: Cutting to Dilshan, one run, charges the bowler, crashes a drive to mid off, takes off with the shot
Over 2.1: Cutting to MDKJ Perera, one run, short of a length, dabs a cut to third man
2nd Over
Over 1.6: Starc to Dilshan, no run, punches into the off side. SLA 0/16 (MDKJ Perera 3, Dilshan 13)
Over 1.5: Starc to Dilshan, SIX, AMAZING STROKE! Ramps Starc, bowling at 144 Kph, high over the keepers head into the stand!! Absolutely staggering
Over 1.4: Starc to Dilshan, no run, crunches a drive, straight to Marsh at short cover
Over 1.3: Starc to Dilshan, two runs, full, opens the face and runs it backward of point
Over 1.2: Starc to Dilshan, no run, fast and full outside off, big swing and a miss
Over 1.1: Starc to Dilshan, two runs, inside edge onto pad, quick single taken, Starc pounces and throws at the stumps, misses, batsmen come back for an overthrow
1st Over
Over 0.6: Doherty to MDKJ Perera, two runs, sweeps, top edge, flies high nut safe to deep backward square. SLA 0/6 (MDKJ Perera 3, Dilshan 3)
Over 0.5: Doherty to Dilshan, one run, punches into the off side, risky single taken, throw from Finch bounces over top of the stumps with Dilshan short of his ground
Over 0.4: Doherty to Dilshan, two runs, rocks back and punches through the off side
Over 0.3: Doherty to Dilshan, no run, attempted sweep, takes the pad, pops up to Wade
Over 0.2: Doherty to Dilshan, no run, forward, defends back to the bowler
Over 0.1: Doherty to MDKJ Perera, one run, advances, drives through mid on to the fielder in the deep
Other
21:33 Perera to take strike with Dilshan at the non-striker's end. Spinner Doherty to open the bowling

Australia: David Warner, Aaron Finch, Shaun Marsh, George Bailey (c), Adam Voges, Matthew Wade (wk), Glenn Maxwell, Ben Cutting, Mitchell Starc, Xavier Doherty, Ben Laughlin, James Faulkner (12th)

Sri Lanka: Kusal Perera, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Dinesh Chandimal (wk), Mahela Jayawardene, Angelo Mathews (c), Lahiru Thirimanne, Jeevan Mendis, Thisara Perera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Ajantha Mendis, Lasith Malinga, Upul Tharanga (12th)


Umpires: Fry, SD (AUS), Reiffel, PR (AUS)
Third Umpire: Ward, JD (AUS)
Match Refree: Srinath, J (IND)

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