Sri Lanka in Australia ODI Series - 2nd ODI

Australia v Sri Lanka

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

9.5

Mathews to Bailey, FOUR, nicely timed, angling in towards middle and he just punches it down the pitch, firmly done, and Malinga who gives chase from mid-on has no chance

Australia 21/2   GJ Bailey 9* (23b 1x4)   AD Mathews 4.5-0-13-1

11.5

NLTC Perera to Bailey, FOUR, there are two slips in place, short and wide and Bailey cuts hard, not quite dropped, gets a thick edge does Bailey and Jayawardene at second slip got a finger to it as he leapt, Ajantha Mendis at third man slid to his left but couldn't drag it back in

Australia 28/2   GJ Bailey 13* (29b 2x4)   NLTC Perera 0.5-0-5-0

14.1

Malinga to Hussey, FOUR, short and wide and that's been crashed through point and cover, dispatched through that gap, plenty of width there

Australia 42/2   DJ Hussey 10* (17b 1x4)   SL Malinga 1.1-0-6-0

14.2

Malinga to Hussey, FOUR, sweetly timed this time, short of a good length and not much width as the first one but he just punches that nicely through the same gap again

Australia 46/2   DJ Hussey 14* (18b 2x4)   SL Malinga 1.2-0-10-0

18.2

Malinga to Smith, FOUR, lovely timing from Smith, straight on middle and leg and he turns the face to force that through square leg, it just raced away, smooth beginning for Smith

Australia 59/3   SPD Smith 7* (7b 1x4)   SL Malinga 3.2-0-20-1

20.1

Mathews to Hussey, FOUR, short and Hussey cashes in, gets on the back foot and slaps it hard past midwicket, dragged it from outside off, struck it really well

Australia 66/4   DJ Hussey 19* (30b 3x4)   AD Mathews 5.1-0-17-1

21.2

NLTC Perera to Hussey, FOUR, Hussey attacks, pitched up outside off and he creams that uppishly, but safely, through extra cover and mid-off

Australia 71/4   DJ Hussey 24* (33b 4x4)   NLTC Perera 5.2-0-21-1

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

Australia 77/4   DJ Hussey 28* (38b 5x4)   BAW Mendis 0.1-0-4-0

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

Australia 89/6   BJ Haddin 5* (2b 1x4)   BAW Mendis 1.4-0-16-0

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

Australia 98/6   BCJ Cutting 8* (17b 1x4)   BAW Mendis 3.5-0-21-0

30.4

Malinga to Haddin, FOUR, slides on the pads and Haddin just helps it along through square leg, big gap in that area and they take three runs, that's four, good attempt in the deep but his hand was in contact with the ropes as he reached the ball, 100 up for Australia

Australia 102/6   BJ Haddin 10* (21b 2x4)   SL Malinga 5.4-0-27-1

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

Australia 114/6   BCJ Cutting 16* (28b 2x4)   BAW Mendis 5.4-0-28-0

37.6

NLTC Perera to Haddin, FOUR, middles this one all right, in the zone for Haddin, that landed full and he smashed it over mid-on for a boundary

Australia 135/6   BJ Haddin 27* (44b 3x4)   NLTC Perera 7-0-28-1

45.4

Kulasekara to Haddin, FOUR, streaky but he'll take it, full outside outside off, more width on this time, Haddin moved away to crack that through point, got a thick edge wide of the diving keeper for a boundary

Australia 165/9   BJ Haddin 48* (64b 4x4 1x6)   KMDN Kulasekara 8.4-0-23-1
Series Results
Australia v Sri Lanka at Hobart - Jan 23, 2013
Australia won by 32 runs
Australia v Sri Lanka at Sydney - Jan 20, 2013
No result
Australia v Sri Lanka at Brisbane - Jan 18, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 4 wickets (with 180 balls remaining)
Australia v Sri Lanka at Adelaide - Jan 13, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)
Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne - Jan 11, 2013
Australia won by 107 runs
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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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