Sri Lanka in Australia T20I Match

Australia v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets (with 21 balls remaining)

2.6

Fernando to Warner, OUT, gone! Fernando breaks through; Warner has thrown everything at this one, trying to slog over mid-on but he's skied it off the toe of the bat and Perera at mid-off takes the catch

DA Warner c Perera b Fernando 2 (8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

Australia 12/1   MJ Clarke 8* (11b 1x4)   CRD Fernando 2-0-7-1

4.6

Perera to Clarke, OUT, what a catch! Dilhara Fernando has just plucked an incredible take over his head! Clarke backed away and tried to slam it over the bowler's head, Fernando running back from mid-on had totally misjudged it and it seemed to be sailing over his head, but at the last minute he's thrown his right hand up and taken it!

MJ Clarke c Fernando b Perera 16 (19b 1x4 1x6) SR: 84.21

Australia 22/2   SR Watson 2* (4b)   NLTC Perera 1-0-2-1

6.5

Perera to Watson, OUT, skied and taken by Murali at long-off! Watson tries to go over the top but it's another one off the toe of the bat, and Murali makes no mistake - what a start by Sri Lanka!

SR Watson c Muralitharan b Perera 4 (7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 57.14

Australia 30/3   DJ Hussey 6* (8b)   NLTC Perera 1.5-0-5-2

7.1

Randiv to Hussey, OUT, Randiv strikes first ball! Hussey looks to cut but is surprised by the bounce from Randiv's topspinner, an edge is well taken by Sangakkara. This is really unravelling for Australia.

DJ Hussey c †Sangakkara b Randiv 7 (10b 0x4 0x6) SR: 70.00

Australia 31/4   CL White 0* (0b)   S Randiv 0.1-0-0-1

10.1

Malinga to White, OUT, Malinga strikes first ball! Short and wide, White's eyes light up but the extra bounce surprises him, his cut turns into a thin edge through to Sangakkara

CL White c †Sangakkara b Malinga 8 (10b 0x4 0x6) SR: 80.00

Australia 43/5   BJ Haddin 4* (8b)   SL Malinga 1.1-0-5-1

17.3

Randiv to Smith, OUT, oh, good bowling from Randiv! Smith dances down the pitch and Randiv holds that ball back a little, doesn't impart much spin and it beats the bat, Smith is comprehensively stumped

SPD Smith st †Sangakkara b Randiv 34 (23b 3x4 1x6) SR: 147.82

Australia 109/6   BJ Haddin 35* (29b 3x4 1x6)   S Randiv 3.3-0-24-2

17.5

Randiv to Haddin, OUT, two wickets in the over! Haddin's gone for the slog sweep and hasn't quite got enough on that, Mathews at deep midwicket takes a comfortable catch, Randiv gets another one

BJ Haddin c Mathews b Randiv 35 (30b 3x4 1x6) SR: 116.66

Australia 110/7   JW Hastings 1* (1b)   S Randiv 3.5-0-25-3

19.6

Fernando to Hastings, 1 run, OUT, crunched through cover and the batsmen come back for an ambitious two, the throw finds Hastings short diving back into his ground, he's unselfishly run out trying for that final run

JW Hastings run out 15 (8b 2x4 0x6) SR: 187.50

Australia 133/8   CJ McKay 6* (6b 1x4)   CRD Fernando 4-0-29-1
Series Results
Australia v Sri Lanka at Perth - Oct 31, 2010
Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets (with 21 balls remaining)
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Oct 31, 2010

Sri Lanka pose with the KFC Trophy after beating Australia, Australia v Sri Lanka, Only Twenty20, Perth, October 31, 2010

Sri Lanka pose with the KFC Trophy after beating Australia

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Oct 31, 2010

Dirk Nannes and David Warner celebrate the dismissal of Dinesh Chandimal, Australia v Sri Lanka, Only Twenty20, Perth, October 31, 2010

Dirk Nannes and David Warner celebrate the dismissal of Dinesh Chandimal

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