Sri Lanka in Australia ODI Series - 2nd ODI

Australia v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)

23.1

BAW Mendis to Hussey, FOUR, turns away, a short legspinner and Hussey doesn't spare it, short and wide, moves away and cuts it well through point

23.2

BAW Mendis to Hussey, 1 wide, slides that one down the leg side and it's called a wide, goes straight on, no spin there

23.2

BAW Mendis to Hussey, no run, floating it on middle and it's pushed straight to midwicket

23.3

BAW Mendis to Hussey, 1 run, shortish outside off, punched towards deep extra cover for a single

23.4

BAW Mendis to Maxwell, 3 runs, tickles that one really fine, lands on leg stump and he turned the face on that one, picked up three runs

23.5

BAW Mendis to Hussey, OUT, run-out, turns it into the leg side just a little square of midwicket, Dilshan is the man there, he moved to his right, slid, collected it and threw down the stumps at the non-striker's end, Mendis thought of collecting the throw initially but decided to let it be in the end as it was on its way to the stumps, Hussey is gone, this is a huge blow for Australia, Hussey called for a single, there was some hesitation and he was caught short in the end

DJ Hussey run out 29 (76m 41b 5x4 0x6) SR: 70.73

23.6

BAW Mendis to Maxwell, 1 run, short on middle, turns in and he punches it past midwicket for a single

Australia 83/5   BAW Mendis 1-0-10-0

25.1

BAW Mendis to Haddin, 1 run, floating it on middle, drives it down the ground towards long-on for a single

25.2

BAW Mendis to Cutting, no run, comes down the pitch to that delivery and plays it to midwicket

25.3

BAW Mendis to Cutting, 1 run, flighted on middle, pushed down to long-on for one, Cutting is off the mark in international cricket

25.4

BAW Mendis to Haddin, FOUR, poor ball, full toss outside off and Haddin cracks that through extra cover and mid-off for a welcome boundary

25.5

BAW Mendis to Haddin, no run, flatter on middle and off this time, reaches forward and plays it to the bowler

25.6

BAW Mendis to Haddin, no run, slides it straight on middle and plays it down the track

Australia 89/6   BAW Mendis 2-0-16-0

27.1

BAW Mendis to Cutting, no run, in the channel outside off, turns away and he leaves that one alone

27.2

BAW Mendis to Cutting, no run, angling in towards middle, rocks forward and defends it back to the bowler

27.3

BAW Mendis to Cutting, 1 run, flighted on middle, steps out of the crease and drives it to long-on

27.4

BAW Mendis to Haddin, no run, goodish length outside off, reaches for it and stabs it to cover

27.5

BAW Mendis to Haddin, no run, floating it straight on the off, steps forward and defends it to the bowler

27.6

BAW Mendis to Haddin, no run, on a length and it's driven straight to extra cover

Australia 91/6   BAW Mendis 3-0-17-0

29.1

BAW Mendis to Haddin, no run, length ball angled in, played to short leg

29.2

BAW Mendis to Haddin, no run, drives a pitched up delivery out to wide mid off

29.3

BAW Mendis to Haddin, 1 bye, what a beauty, tossed up, lured Haddin forward for a defensive push, batsman leaves a massive gap between and pad, the ball spins in and bounces, somehow contrives to miss the stumps

29.4

BAW Mendis to Cutting, no run, fullish, pushed out to the off side

29.5

BAW Mendis to Cutting, FOUR, Cutting gets the boundary now, Mendis going wide outside off with an overpitched one, and Cutting flays it through covers

29.6

BAW Mendis to Cutting, no run, defended off the front foot

Australia 98/6   BAW Mendis 4-0-21-0

31.1

BAW Mendis to Cutting, no run, bowls that one full on the off and pushes it towards mid-off

31.2

BAW Mendis to Cutting, 1 run, tossed up on middle, drives it towards midwicket where there's a fumble and they get a single

31.3

BAW Mendis to Haddin, no run, slightly short on the off, he gets back and defends it into the leg side

31.4

BAW Mendis to Haddin, 1 run, shortish on middle, turns it square for a comfortable single

31.5

BAW Mendis to Cutting, 1 run, turns in from outside off, chops that wide of cover for a quick single

31.6

BAW Mendis to Haddin, no run, quicker one on middle and leg, pushes it towards midwicket from the crease

Australia 107/6   BAW Mendis 5-0-24-0

33.1

BAW Mendis to Cutting, no run, bowled that one flat on the off stump, defends it back towards the bowler

33.2

BAW Mendis to Cutting, no run, comes down the track and pushes it back down the pitch

33.3

BAW Mendis to Cutting, no run, on a good length on the off and holds its line, taps it into the off side

33.4

BAW Mendis to Cutting, FOUR, short on middle and there's a yawning gap behind square leg, pulled away with ease for a boundary

33.5

BAW Mendis to Cutting, 2 runs, shortish outside off, chops that one behind point for a single

33.6

BAW Mendis to Cutting, no run, in the channel outside off, turns away and he leaves that one be

Australia 116/6   BAW Mendis 6-0-30-0

35.1

BAW Mendis to Cutting, no run, closer on middle and off and that's been pushed into the off side

35.2

BAW Mendis to Cutting, 1 run, sliced through point this time for a single

35.3

BAW Mendis to Haddin, 2 runs, edged, the legspinner, bowled outside off and he reached for it, got a thick edge behind point for a couple of runs

35.4

BAW Mendis to Haddin, 3 runs, flatter outside off, cracked hard off the front foot in front of cover into the deep for three runs, Kulasekara saves a run diving to his right

35.5

BAW Mendis to Cutting, no run, goodish length on middle and off, defended back to the bowler

35.6

BAW Mendis to Cutting, 1 run, shortish on middle, the offspinner this time, mistimes a pull, a thick inside edge wide of short fine leg

Australia 127/6   BAW Mendis 7-0-37-0

46.1

BAW Mendis to Haddin, 1 run, Fifty for Haddin, who punches that through cover for a single, good comeback for the man, has played well under pressure here for Australia

46.2

BAW Mendis to Doherty, no run, gets outside the line does Doherty and plays that back to the bowler

46.3

BAW Mendis to Doherty, no run, slightly short on the off, gets on the back foot and plays it back to the bowler

46.4

BAW Mendis to Doherty, 3 runs, gets across and turns it fine for a couple of runs, Malinga runs across, in fact it's three for Doherty who just clipped that fine

46.5

BAW Mendis to Haddin, OUT, Haddin holes out, found deep midwicket, pitched on a length and he sensed a chance, swung it hard but flat and straight to Thirimanne in the deep

BJ Haddin c Thirimanne b BAW Mendis 50 (100m 67b 4x4 1x6) SR: 74.62

Australia 170/10   BAW Mendis 7.5-0-41-1
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Jan 13, 2013

Lahiru Thirimanne hit the winning runs and completed his century, Australia v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Adelaide, January 13, 2013

Lahiru Thirimanne hit the winning runs and completed his century

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Jan 13, 2013

Lahiru Thirimanne is congratulated by Kusal Perera for his century, Australia v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Adelaide, January 13, 2013

Lahiru Thirimanne is congratulated by Kusal Perera for his century

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