David Warner and Ricky Ponting trudge off after the defeat, Australia v Sri Lanka, CB Series, Sydney, February 17, 2012 © Getty Images

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    Ricky Ponting before the start of the match © Getty Images

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    David Warner and Ricky Ponting trudge off after the defeat © Getty Images

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    Mahela Jayawardene scored an unbeaten half-century © AFP

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    Kumar Sangakkara got to 10,000 ODI runs © Getty Images

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    Michael Slater, Michael Clarke and Mark Nicholas have a bit of fun © Getty Images

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    The sun sets behind the Members Pavillion at the Sydney Cricket Ground © Getty Images

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    Tillakaratne Dilshan hits out © Getty Images

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    David Hussey and Mitchell Starc added 49 for the 9th wicket © Getty Images

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    David Hussey's fluent 58 was the only contribution of note for Australia © Getty Images

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    Rain clouds gather over the Sydney Cricket Ground © Getty Images

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    Angelo Mathews is thrilled after having Michael Hussey caught behind © Getty Images

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    Sri Lanka nipped out six wickets before the rain came © Getty Images

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    Angelo Mathews is ecstatic after effecting a breakthrough © Getty Images

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    Farveez Maharoof made a compelling return to the Sri Lankan side © Getty Images

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    David Hussey and Peter Forrest are forlorn after the latter's dismissal © Getty Images

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    Thisara Perera effects an acrobatic save in the covers that led to Matthew Wade's run out © Getty Images

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    David Warner gets into an awkward position as he plays the pull © Getty Images

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    David Warner tries to force the ball through the off side © Getty Images