VB Series, 1st Match: Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne (Docklands), Jan 13, 2006
VB Series - 1st match
Australia won by 116 runs
13 January 2006 - day/night match (50-over match)
0.1

Vaas to Gilchrist, no run, Muralitharan to Gilchrist, good line and length delivery, Gilchrist defends it, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

0.2

Vaas to Gilchrist, FOUR, Muralitharan to Gilchrist, good length but down leg, Gilchrist works it through the leg side, 4 runs

0.3

Vaas to Gilchrist, no run, Muralitharan to Gilchrist, good length delivery, Gilchrist driving off the back foot, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

0.4

Vaas to Gilchrist, 1 run, Muralitharan to Gilchrist, good line and length, Gilchrist drives off the back foot, 1 run, fielded by Atapattu

0.5

Vaas to Katich, no run, Muralitharan to Katich, good line and length delivery, Katich defends it, no runs, fielded by Tharanga

0.6

Vaas to Katich, 1 run, Muralitharan to Katich, good line and length, Katich drives it away, 1 run, fielded by Atapattu

End of over 1 (6 runs) Australia 6/0 (RR: 6.00)

    • SM Katich 1 (2b)
    • AC Gilchrist 5 (4b 1x4)
    • WPUJC Vaas 1-0-6-0
1.1

Perera to Katich, no run, Perera to Katich, good line and length, Katich plays no shot, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

1.2

Perera to Katich, 1 run, Perera to Katich, good length delivery, Katich drives, 1 run, fielded by Vaas

1.3

Perera to Gilchrist, 2 runs, Perera to Gilchrist, line and length, Gilchrist drives on the on side, 2 runs, fielded by Vaas

1.4

Perera to Gilchrist, 1 run, Perera to Gilchrist, good length delivery, Gilchrist edges it, 1 run, fielded by Dilshan

1.5

Perera to Katich, no run, Perera to Katich, good line and length delivery, Katich defends it, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

1.6

Perera to Katich, 3 runs, Perera to Katich, full outside the off stump, Katich drives it away, 3 runs, fielded by Arnold

End of over 2 (7 runs) Australia 13/0 (RR: 6.50)

    • SM Katich 5 (6b)
    • AC Gilchrist 8 (6b 1x4)
    • PDRL Perera 1-0-7-0
    • WPUJC Vaas 1-0-6-0
2.1

Vaas to Katich, no run, Vaas to Katich, line and length, Katich on the back foot defending, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

2.2

Vaas to Katich, 1 leg bye, Vaas to Katich, leg side delivery, Katich plays but misses the ball, 1 leg bye, fielded by Arnold

2.3

Vaas to Gilchrist, 1 run, Vaas to Gilchrist, good length delivery, Gilchrist cuts off the back foot, 1 run, fielded by Fernando

2.4

Vaas to Katich, no run, Vaas to Katich, good length delivery, Katich plays but misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

2.5

Vaas to Katich, no run, Vaas to Katich, good line and length delivery, Katich defends it, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

2.6

Vaas to Katich, no run, Vaas to Katich, good line and length, Katich defends it, no runs, fielded by Vaas

End of over 3 (2 runs) Australia 15/0 (RR: 5.00)

    • SM Katich 5 (11b)
    • AC Gilchrist 9 (7b 1x4)
    • WPUJC Vaas 2-0-7-0
    • PDRL Perera 1-0-7-0
3.1

Perera to Gilchrist, no run, Perera to Gilchrist, good line and length delivery, Gilchrist misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

3.2

Perera to Gilchrist, no run, Perera to Gilchrist, line and length, Gilchrist defends it away, no runs, fielded by Perera

3.3

Perera to Gilchrist, no run, Perera to Gilchrist, length ball outside the off stump, Gilchrist plays a cut-shot, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

3.4

Perera to Gilchrist, 4 runs, Perera to Gilchrist, length ball outside the off stump, Gilchrist pushes it off the back foot, 4 runs

3.5

Perera to Gilchrist, no run, Perera to Gilchrist, good line but full, Gilchrist defends it, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

3.6

Perera to Gilchrist, no run, Perera to Gilchrist, line and length, Gilchrist drives through the off side, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

End of over 4 (4 runs) Australia 19/0 (RR: 4.75)

    • AC Gilchrist 13 (13b 1x4)
    • SM Katich 5 (11b)
    • PDRL Perera 2-0-11-0
    • WPUJC Vaas 2-0-7-0
4.1

Vaas to Katich, no run, Vaas to Katich, good line and length, Katich drives, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

4.2

Vaas to Katich, no run, Vaas to Katich, length ball, Katich defends it, no runs, fielded by Arnold

4.3

Vaas to Katich, no run, Vaas to Katich, length ball, Katich defends on the front foot, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

4.4

Vaas to Katich, 2 runs, Vaas to Katich, good length and wide of the off stump, Katich cuts it, 2 runs, fielded by Fernando

4.5

Vaas to Katich, 4 runs, Vaas to Katich, good length and wide of the off stump, Katich driving, 4 runs

4.6

Vaas to Katich, no run, Vaas to Katich, good line and length delivery, Katich defends it, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

End of over 5 (6 runs) Australia 25/0 (RR: 5.00)

    • SM Katich 11 (17b)
    • AC Gilchrist 13 (13b 1x4)
    • WPUJC Vaas 3-0-13-0
    • PDRL Perera 2-0-11-0
5.1

Perera to Gilchrist, OUT, Perera to Gilchrist, OUT (LBW)

AC Gilchrist lbw b Perera 13 (23m 14b 2x4 0x6) SR: 92.85

5.2

Perera to Ponting, no run, Perera to Ponting, good line and length delivery, Ponting pads it away, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

5.3

Perera to Ponting, no run, Perera to Ponting, good line and length delivery, Ponting gets an edge, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

5.4

Perera to Ponting, no run, Perera to Ponting, good line and length delivery, Ponting defends, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

5.5

Perera to Ponting, 1 run, Perera to Ponting, line and length, Ponting defends it, 1 run, fielded by Vaas

5.6

Perera to Katich, no run, Perera to Katich, line and length, Katich defends off the back foot, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

End of over 6 (1 run) Australia 26/1 (RR: 4.33)

    • SM Katich 11 (18b)
    • RT Ponting 1 (4b)
    • PDRL Perera 3-0-12-1
    • WPUJC Vaas 3-0-13-0
6.1

Vaas to Ponting, 1 run, Vaas to Ponting, leg side delivery, Ponting hits it on the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Fernando

6.2

Vaas to Katich, 2 runs, Vaas to Katich, length ball, Katich drives on the front foot, 2 runs, fielded by Tharanga

6.3

Vaas to Katich, no run, Vaas to Katich, good line and length, Katich defends it, no runs, fielded by Tharanga

6.4

Vaas to Katich, no run, Vaas to Katich, leg side delivery, Katich defends it, no runs, fielded by Tharanga

6.5

Vaas to Katich, 1 run, Vaas to Katich, down the leg side, Katich works it through the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Perera

6.6

Vaas to Ponting, no run, Vaas to Ponting, line and length, Ponting defends it, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

End of over 7 (4 runs) Australia 30/1 (RR: 4.28)

    • RT Ponting 2 (6b)
    • SM Katich 14 (22b)
    • WPUJC Vaas 4-0-17-0
    • PDRL Perera 3-0-12-1
7.1

Perera to Katich, no run, Perera to Katich, good length delivery, Katich defends off the back foot, no runs, fielded by Perera

7.2

Perera to Katich, no run, Perera to Katich, length but down leg, Katich misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

7.3

Perera to Katich, 1 run, Perera to Katich, length ball, Katich driving, 1 run, fielded by Tharanga

7.4

Perera to Ponting, no run, Perera to Ponting, good line and length, Ponting plays no shot, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

7.5

Perera to Ponting, no run, Perera to Ponting, good length and wide of the off stump, Ponting defends it, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

7.6

Perera to Ponting, 4 leg byes, Perera to Ponting, good length but down leg, Ponting plays and misses the ball, 4 leg byes

End of over 8 (5 runs) Australia 35/1 (RR: 4.37)

    • RT Ponting 2 (9b)
    • SM Katich 15 (25b)
    • PDRL Perera 4-0-13-1
    • WPUJC Vaas 4-0-17-0
8.1

Vaas to Katich, 1 run, Vaas to Katich, line and length, Katich drives on the front foot, 1 run, fielded by Muralitharan

8.2

Vaas to Ponting, 3 runs, Vaas to Ponting, line and length, Ponting edges the ball, 3 runs, fielded by Jayawardene

8.3

Vaas to Katich, no run, Vaas to Katich, good length delivery, Katich defends it, no runs, fielded by Muralitharan

8.4

Vaas to Katich, FOUR, Vaas to Katich, length but down leg, Katich works it through the leg side, 4 runs

8.5

Vaas to Katich, no run, Vaas to Katich, line and length, Katich misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

8.6

Vaas to Katich, no run, Vaas to Katich, good length delivery, Katich on the back foot defending, no runs, fielded by Atapattu

End of over 9 (8 runs) Australia 43/1 (RR: 4.77)

    • SM Katich 20 (30b 1x4)
    • RT Ponting 5 (10b)
    • WPUJC Vaas 5-0-25-0
    • PDRL Perera 4-0-13-1
9.1

Perera to Ponting, no run, Perera to Ponting, good line and length delivery, Ponting defends on the front foot, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

9.2

Perera to Ponting, 1 run, Perera to Ponting, 1 run, good length and wide of the off stump, Ponting went after it and got leading edge, ball reaches Muralidhanra at one bounce

9.3

Perera to Katich, 1 run, Perera to Katich, good line and length delivery, Katich works it through the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Dilshan

9.4

Perera to Ponting, no run, Perera to Ponting, length ball, Ponting defends it, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

9.5

Perera to Ponting, 1 run, Perera to Ponting, wide outside the off stump, Ponting drives on the front foot, 1 run, fielded by Muralitharan

9.6

Perera to Katich, 1 run, Perera to Katich, good line and length delivery, Katich hits it into the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Dilshan

Power play 2 is now on and Dilhara Fernando brought into the attack

End of over 10 (4 runs) Australia 47/1 (RR: 4.70)

    • SM Katich 22 (32b 1x4)
    • RT Ponting 7 (14b)
    • PDRL Perera 5-0-17-1
    • WPUJC Vaas 5-0-25-0
10.1

Fernando to Katich, no run, Fernando to Katich, no runs, outside the off stump and shaping away nicely, left alone

10.2

Fernando to Katich, no run, Fernando to Katich, no runs, good length delivery on the off stumpa and nipping back in, Katich misses the ball and takes on the pads, huge appeal and Tauffel not interested, looks very close

10.3

Fernando to Katich, no run, Fernando to Katich, good line and length, Katich defends off the back foot, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

10.4

Fernando to Katich, no run, Fernando to Katich, good length delivery, Katich keeps it out, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

10.5

Fernando to Katich, 3 runs, Fernando to Katich, 3 runs, good length outside the off stump and very wide, Katich loafts it over mid-on, 3 runs, fielded by Arnold

10.5

Fernando to Ponting, 1 run, (wide) Fernando to Ponting, leg side delivery, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

10.6

Fernando to Ponting, SIX, Fernando to Ponting, 6 runs, Maxmimum! drifting down the leg side, Ponting quick on his feet and flicks it away over long fence, that is a great shot

End of over 11 (10 runs) Australia 57/1 (RR: 5.18)

    • RT Ponting 13 (16b 1x6)
    • SM Katich 25 (37b 1x4)
    • CRD Fernando 1-0-9-0
    • PDRL Perera 5-0-17-1
11.1

Perera to Katich, no run, Perera to Katich, length ball, Katich drives, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

11.2

Perera to Katich, no run, Perera to Katich, no runs, half volley around the off stump, Katich drives it back to the bowler, Perera picks it up and shy towards stumps

11.3

Perera to Katich, 1 run, Perera to Katich, down the leg side, Katich works it through the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Fernando

11.4

Perera to Ponting, no run, Perera to Ponting, good line and length, Ponting defends it, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

11.5

Perera to Ponting, no run, Perera to Ponting, good length delivery, Ponting pushes forward, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

11.6

Perera to Ponting, OUT, Perera to Ponting, OUT, Gone! slower delivery on the middle and leg stump, Ponting charges down the ground and drives it, got beaten completly, ball impacts with stumps, Ponting departs

RT Ponting b Perera 13 (35m 18b 0x4 1x6) SR: 72.22

End of over 12 (1 run) Australia 58/2 (RR: 4.83)

    • SM Katich 26 (40b 1x4)
    • PDRL Perera 6-0-18-2
    • CRD Fernando 1-0-9-0
12.1

Fernando to Katich, no run, Fernando to Katich, good line and length, Katich drives, no runs, fielded by Fernando

12.2

Fernando to Katich, no run, Fernando to Katich, good length delivery, Katich defends, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

12.3

Fernando to Katich, no run, Fernando to Katich, good length and wide of the off stump, Katich defends it away, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

12.4

Fernando to Katich, no run, Fernando to Katich, full on the stumps, Katich drives on the front foot, no runs, fielded by Fernando

12.5

Fernando to Katich, 1 run, Fernando to Katich, good length but down leg, Katich works it through the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Vaas

12.6

Fernando to Martyn, no run, Fernando to Martyn, length but down leg, Martyn gets an edge, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

End of over 13 (1 run) Australia 59/2 (RR: 4.53)

    • DR Martyn 0 (1b)
    • SM Katich 27 (45b 1x4)
    • CRD Fernando 2-0-10-0
    • PDRL Perera 6-0-18-2
13.1

Perera to Katich, 2 runs, Perera to Katich, 2 runs, wide outside the off stump, Katich drives through the off side, misfield by fielder allows that batsmen take the runs

13.2

Perera to Katich, no run, Perera to Katich, no runs, pitched on middle and leg and sliding down the legs, raps the pads and appeal turned down

13.3

Perera to Katich, no run, Perera to Katich, good line and back of a length, Katich pulls off the back foot, no runs, fielded by Arnold

13.4

Perera to Katich, no run, Perera to Katich, length but down leg, Katich misses the ball, no runs

13.5

Perera to Katich, 1 no ball, (no ball) Perera to Katich, Katich leaves it alone, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

13.5

Perera to Katich, no run, Perera to Katich, good line and length, Katich drives on the front foot, no runs, fielded by Fernando

13.6

Perera to Katich, no run, Perera to Katich, good length delivery, Katich defends it, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

End of over 14 (3 runs) Australia 62/2 (RR: 4.42)

    • SM Katich 29 (52b 1x4)
    • DR Martyn 0 (1b)
    • PDRL Perera 7-0-21-2
    • CRD Fernando 2-0-10-0
14.1

Fernando to Martyn, no run, Fernando to Martyn, good length but wide of the off stump, Martyn misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

14.2

Fernando to Martyn, no run, Fernando to Martyn, length ball, Martyn on the back foot defending, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

14.3

Fernando to Martyn, 1 run, Fernando to Martyn, leg side delivery, Martyn hits it on the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Vaas

14.4

Fernando to Katich, no run, Fernando to Katich, good line and length delivery, Katich defends off the back foot, no runs, fielded by Arnold

14.5

Fernando to Katich, 1 run, Fernando to Katich, leg side delivery, Katich hits it on the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Tharanga

14.6

Fernando to Martyn, no run, Fernando to Martyn, good length delivery, Martyn defends, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

Drinks called in Power Play 3 (15-20) is taken now

End of over 15 (2 runs) Australia 64/2 (RR: 4.26)

    • DR Martyn 1 (5b)
    • SM Katich 30 (54b 1x4)
    • CRD Fernando 3-0-12-0
    • PDRL Perera 7-0-21-2
15.1

Vaas to Katich, 1 run, Vaas to Katich, length ball, Katich drives through the on side, 1 run, Arnold misses the stumps at mid-on

15.2

Vaas to Martyn, 2 runs, Vaas to Martyn, good length but wide of the off stump, Martyn dances down the track and drives the ball through the off side, 2 runs

15.3

Vaas to Martyn, 1 no ball, (no ball) Vaas to Martyn, Martyn driving off the back foot in air, no runs, Mubarak took the well judge catch at backward point, Umpire signelled no ball, Martyn was on his way to pavilion, didn't realize about the no ball called

15.3

Vaas to Martyn, no run, Vaas to Martyn, good line and length, Martyn defends it, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

15.4

Vaas to Martyn, 6 runs, Vaas to Martyn, 6 runs, what a shot! wide outside the off stump, width offered, Martyn comes down the track and thrashes it over cover fence

15.5

Vaas to Martyn, no run, Vaas to Martyn, line and length, Martyn works it through the leg side, no runs, fielded by Arnold

15.6

Vaas to Martyn, 3 runs, Vaas to Martyn, good length but down leg, Martyn works it through the leg side, 2 runs, fielded by Arnold

End of over 16 (13 runs) Australia 77/2 (RR: 4.81)

    • DR Martyn 12 (11b)
    • SM Katich 31 (55b 1x4)
    • WPUJC Vaas 6-0-38-0
    • CRD Fernando 3-0-12-0
16.1

Fernando to Martyn, 1 run, Fernando to Martyn, good length delivery, Martyn drives the ball through the off side, 1 run, fielded by Dilshan

16.2

Fernando to Katich, FOUR, Fernando to Katich, leg side bouncer, Katich edges the ball, 4 runs

16.3

Fernando to Katich, 1 run, Fernando to Katich, down the leg side, Katich hits it on the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Perera

16.4

Fernando to Martyn, no run, Fernando to Martyn, line and length, Martyn defends it, no runs, fielded by Muralitharan

16.5

Fernando to Martyn, FOUR, Fernando to Martyn, length ball outside the off stump, Martyn drives the ball through the off side, 4 runs

16.6

Fernando to Martyn, FOUR, Fernando to Martyn, good length and wide of the off stump, Martyn cuts it, 4 runs

As expected Muttaiah Muralidhran into the attack

End of over 17 (14 runs) Australia 91/2 (RR: 5.35)

    • DR Martyn 21 (15b 2x4)
    • SM Katich 36 (57b 2x4)
    • CRD Fernando 4-0-26-0
    • WPUJC Vaas 6-0-38-0
17.1

Muralitharan to Katich, no run, Muralitharan to Katich, line and length, Katich plays and misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

17.2

Muralitharan to Katich, 2 runs, Muralitharan to Katich, leg side delivery, Katich works it through the leg side, 2 runs

17.3

Muralitharan to Katich, FOUR, Muralitharan to Katich, 4 runs, flighed delivery on the leg stump, Katich comes down the track and loafs it over mid-on fielder

17.4

Muralitharan to Katich, 1 run, Muralitharan to Katich, good line and length, Katich hits it into the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Dilshan

17.5

Muralitharan to Martyn, no run, Muralitharan to Martyn, good line and length delivery, Martyn plays a cut-shot, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

17.6

Muralitharan to Martyn, 1 run, Muralitharan to Martyn, 1 run, low full toss outside the off stump, Martyn works it away to deep mid wicket, Arnold does the fielding

Spin on both ends, Dilshan into the attack now

End of over 18 (8 runs) Australia 99/2 (RR: 5.50)

    • DR Martyn 22 (17b 2x4)
    • SM Katich 43 (61b 3x4)
    • M Muralitharan 1-0-8-0
    • CRD Fernando 4-0-26-0
18.1

Dilshan to Martyn, 2 runs, Dilshan to Martyn, good line and length delivery, Martyn works it through the leg side, 2 runs, fielded by Fernando

18.2

Dilshan to Martyn, 1 run, Dilshan to Martyn, down the leg side, Martyn works it through the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Vaas

18.3

Dilshan to Katich, no run, Dilshan to Katich, good length and wide of the off stump, Katich leaves it, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

18.4

Dilshan to Katich, no run, Dilshan to Katich, good length delivery, Katich defends it, no runs, defended back to the bowler

18.5

Dilshan to Katich, 2 runs, Dilshan to Katich, 2 runs, on the off stump, Katich comes down the track and lofts it over bowlers head, Arnold cuts it running from long-off

18.6

Dilshan to Katich, 1 run, Dilshan to Katich, good line and length delivery, Katich plays a cut-shot, 1 run, fielded by Mubarak

End of over 19 (6 runs) Australia 105/2 (RR: 5.52)

    • SM Katich 46 (65b 3x4)
    • DR Martyn 25 (19b 2x4)
    • TM Dilshan 1-0-6-0
    • M Muralitharan 1-0-8-0
19.1

Muralitharan to Katich, 1 run, Muralitharan to Katich, good line and length, Katich hits it on the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Jayawardene

19.2

Muralitharan to Martyn, 1 run, Muralitharan to Martyn, full toss, Martyn drives the ball, 1 run, Perera fails to hit the target

19.3

Muralitharan to Katich, 1 run, Muralitharan to Katich, good line and length, Katich hits it on the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Dilshan

19.4

Muralitharan to Martyn, no run, Muralitharan to Martyn, too full and on the pads, Martyn works it through the leg side, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

19.5

Muralitharan to Martyn, 1 run, Muralitharan to Martyn, leg side delivery, Martyn hits it on the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Jayawardene

19.6

Muralitharan to Katich, 1 run, Muralitharan to Katich, full and wide of the off stump, Katich drives, 1 run, fielded by Perera

End of over 20 (5 runs) Australia 110/2 (RR: 5.50)

    • SM Katich 49 (68b 3x4)
    • DR Martyn 27 (22b 2x4)
    • M Muralitharan 2-0-13-0
    • TM Dilshan 1-0-6-0
20.1

Dilshan to Katich, 1 run, Dilshan to Katich, good length delivery, Katich drives through the off side, 1 run, that's Fifty for Katich

20.2

Dilshan to Martyn, 1 run, Dilshan to Martyn, good length but down leg, Martyn works it through the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Vaas

20.3

Dilshan to Katich, 2 runs, Dilshan to Katich, good length but wide of the off stump, Katich cuts off the back foot, 2 runs, fielded by Vaas

20.4

Dilshan to Katich, FOUR, Dilshan to Katich, 4 runs, pitched outside the off stump, Katich comes down the track and chipped it over covers, ball races to boundary ropes

20.5

Dilshan to Katich, no run, Dilshan to Katich, good line and length, Katich defends it, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

20.6

Dilshan to Katich, no run, Dilshan to Katich, length ball, Katich defends it, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

End of over 21 (8 runs) Australia 118/2 (RR: 5.61)

    • SM Katich 56 (73b 4x4)
    • DR Martyn 28 (23b 2x4)
    • TM Dilshan 2-0-14-0
    • M Muralitharan 2-0-13-0
21.1

Muralitharan to Martyn, 3 runs, Muralitharan to Martyn, wide outside the off stump, Martyn cuts it, 3 runs, fielded by Vaas

21.2

Muralitharan to Katich, no run, Muralitharan to Katich, good length delivery, Katich defends it, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

21.3

Muralitharan to Katich, 1 run, Muralitharan to Katich, wide full toss, Katich drives, 1 run, fielded by Arnold

21.4

Muralitharan to Martyn, 1 run, Muralitharan to Martyn, length but down leg, Martyn hits it on the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Tharanga

21.5

Muralitharan to Katich, 2 runs, Muralitharan to Katich, good line but too full, Katich drives on the on side, 2 runs, fielded by Fernando

21.6

Muralitharan to Katich, no run, Muralitharan to Katich, good length delivery, Katich defends it, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

End of over 22 (7 runs) Australia 125/2 (RR: 5.68)

    • SM Katich 59 (77b 4x4)
    • DR Martyn 32 (25b 2x4)
    • M Muralitharan 3-0-20-0
    • TM Dilshan 2-0-14-0
22.1

Dilshan to Martyn, no run, Dilshan to Martyn, length but down leg, Martyn drives it away, no runs, fielded by Atapattu

22.2

Dilshan to Martyn, no run, Dilshan to Martyn, line and length, Martyn keeps it out, no runs, fielded by Atapattu

22.3

Dilshan to Martyn, no run, Dilshan to Martyn, good length but down leg, Martyn defends it, no runs, fielded by Atapattu

22.4

Dilshan to Martyn, 1 run, Dilshan to Martyn, good length delivery, Martyn drives it away, 1 run, fielded by Perera

22.5

Dilshan to Katich, 1 run, Dilshan to Katich, good line and length delivery, Katich drives the ball, 1 run, fielded by Fernando

22.6

Dilshan to Martyn, 1 run, Dilshan to Martyn, line and length, Martyn hits it into the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Tharanga

Chaminda Vaas back into the attack

End of over 23 (3 runs) Australia 128/2 (RR: 5.56)

    • DR Martyn 34 (30b 2x4)
    • SM Katich 60 (78b 4x4)
    • TM Dilshan 3-0-17-0
    • M Muralitharan 3-0-20-0
23.1

Vaas to Martyn, no run, Vaas to Martyn, down the leg side, Martyn defends it away, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

23.2

Vaas to Martyn, FOUR, Vaas to Martyn, 4 runs, great shot! pitched outside the off stump, Martyn works it away nicely through gap between gully and point, excellent timing

23.3

Vaas to Martyn, no run, Vaas to Martyn, good length but wide of the off stump, Martyn misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

23.4

Vaas to Martyn, OUT, Vaas to Martyn, OUT, that's OUT! slower delivery around the off stump, Martyn pushes it with soft hand to point, Katich calls for a run, Dilshan quick in act, picks the ball and hit the stumps directly, Katich is well short of his crease

SM Katich run out 60 (112m 78b 5x4 0x6) SR: 76.92

Andrew Symonds is the new batsman

23.5

Vaas to Martyn, no run, Vaas to Martyn, good line and length, Martyn keeps it out, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

23.6

Vaas to Martyn, no run, Vaas to Martyn, good line but full, Martyn plays and misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

End of over 24 (4 runs) Australia 132/3 (RR: 5.50)

    • DR Martyn 38 (36b 3x4)
    • A Symonds 0 (0b)
    • WPUJC Vaas 7-0-42-0
    • TM Dilshan 3-0-17-0
24.1

Dilshan to Symonds, no run, Dilshan to Symonds, good line and length delivery, Symonds keeps it out, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

24.2

Dilshan to Symonds, 1 run, Dilshan to Symonds, good line and length delivery, Symonds drives through the on side, 1 run, fielded by Perera

24.3

Dilshan to Martyn, no run, Dilshan to Martyn, length ball, Martyn defends it away, no runs, fielded by Atapattu

24.4

Dilshan to Martyn, no run, Dilshan to Martyn, leg side delivery, Martyn defends it, no runs, fielded by Atapattu

24.5

Dilshan to Martyn, no run, Dilshan to Martyn, full delivery, Martyn gets an edge, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

24.6

Dilshan to Martyn, 1 run, Dilshan to Martyn, length but down leg, Martyn hits it on the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Vaas

End of over 25 (2 runs) Australia 134/3 (RR: 5.36)

    • DR Martyn 39 (40b 3x4)
    • A Symonds 1 (2b)
    • TM Dilshan 4-0-19-0
    • WPUJC Vaas 7-0-42-0
25.1

Vaas to Martyn, 1 run, Vaas to Martyn, length ball outside the off stump, Martyn works it away to third man, 1 run

25.2

Vaas to Symonds, no run, Vaas to Symonds, good line and length delivery, Symonds defends it away, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

25.3

Vaas to Symonds, no run, Vaas to Symonds, good length delivery, Symonds defends it, no runs, fielded by Atapattu

25.4

Vaas to Symonds, 1 leg bye, Vaas to Symonds, pitched outside leg stump, Symonds works it through the leg side, but ball raps the pads, 1 leg bye, fielded by Perera

25.5

Vaas to Martyn, no run, Vaas to Martyn, down the leg side, Martyn pushes forward, no runs, fielded by Jayawardene

25.6

Vaas to Martyn, FOUR, Vaas to Martyn, 4 runs, pitched outside the leg stump, Martyn comes forward and took areial root to long-on fence

End of over 26 (6 runs) Australia 140/3 (RR: 5.38)

    • DR Martyn 44 (43b 4x4)
    • A Symonds 1 (5b)
    • WPUJC Vaas 8-0-47-0
    • TM Dilshan 4-0-19-0
26.1

Dilshan to Symonds, no run, Dilshan to Symonds, good line and length delivery, Symonds keeps it out, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

26.2

Dilshan to Symonds, 2 runs, Dilshan to Symonds, Symonds cuts it, 2 runs, fielded by Vaas

26.3

Dilshan to Symonds, no run, Dilshan to Symonds, good line and length delivery, Symonds defends it, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

26.4

Dilshan to Symonds, no run, Dilshan to Symonds, good line and length, Symonds defends on the front foot, no runs, fielded by Atapattu

26.5

Dilshan to Symonds, 2 runs, Dilshan to Symonds, length but down leg, Symonds sweeps very fine of fielder, 2 runs, Vaas chases away

26.6

Dilshan to Symonds, 2 runs, Dilshan to Symonds, line and length, Symonds drives off the back foot, 2 runs, fielded by Muralitharan

Dilhara Fernando being broung back into the attack

End of over 27 (6 runs) Australia 146/3 (RR: 5.40)

    • A Symonds 7 (11b)
    • DR Martyn 44 (43b 4x4)
    • TM Dilshan 5-0-25-0
    • WPUJC Vaas 8-0-47-0
27.1

Fernando to Martyn, no run, Fernando to Martyn, no runs, short of a good length delivery, defended to mid wicket off the back foot

27.2

Fernando to Martyn, 1 run, Fernando to Martyn, 1 run, just outside the off stump, Martyn works it to third man

27.3

Fernando to Symonds, 1 run, Fernando to Symonds, leg side delivery, Symonds hits it on the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Vaas

27.4

Fernando to Martyn, 2 runs, Fernando to Martyn, good line and length delivery, Martyn pushes it off the back foot, 2 runs, Muralitharan mis fields and batsmen cross for another one

27.5

Fernando to Martyn, no run, Fernando to Martyn, good length delivery, Martyn defends it away, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

27.6

Fernando to Martyn, no run, Fernando to Martyn, good length delivery, Martyn defends it, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

Muttiah Muralitharan is back

End of over 28 (4 runs) Australia 150/3 (RR: 5.35)

    • DR Martyn 47 (48b 4x4)
    • A Symonds 8 (12b)
    • CRD Fernando 5-0-30-0
    • TM Dilshan 5-0-25-0
28.1

Muralitharan to Symonds, no run, Muralitharan to Symonds, leg side delivery, Symonds leaves the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

28.2

Muralitharan to Symonds, no run, Muralitharan to Symonds, good line and length, Symonds defends it, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

28.3

Muralitharan to Symonds, no run, Muralitharan to Symonds, length but down leg, Symonds gets an edge, no runs, fielded by Arnold

28.4

Muralitharan to Symonds, no run, Muralitharan to Symonds, line and length, Symonds defends it, no runs, fielded by Atapattu

28.5

Muralitharan to Symonds, no run, Muralitharan to Symonds, leg side delivery, Symonds edges the ball, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

28.6

Muralitharan to Symonds, 1 run, Muralitharan to Symonds, good line and length, Symonds hits it into the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Arnold

End of over 29 (1 run) Australia 151/3 (RR: 5.20)

    • A Symonds 9 (18b)
    • DR Martyn 47 (48b 4x4)
    • M Muralitharan 4-0-21-0
    • CRD Fernando 5-0-30-0
29.1

Fernando to Symonds, FOUR, Fernando to Symonds, 4 runs, pitched up outside the off stump, Symonds picks it cleanly and lofts over mid-on

29.2

Fernando to Symonds, no run, Fernando to Symonds, short of a length and outside the off stump, Symonds gets an edge, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

29.3

Fernando to Symonds, no run, Fernando to Symonds, line and length, Symonds pushes forward, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

29.4

Fernando to Symonds, 1 wide, (wide) Fernando to Symonds, bangs it in short and wide of off stump, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

29.4

Fernando to Symonds, 2 runs, Fernando to Symonds, short of a length and outside the off stump, Symonds pulls it away, 2 runs, fielded by Atapattu

29.5

Fernando to Symonds, no run, Fernando to Symonds, line and length, Symonds pushes forward, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

29.6

Fernando to Symonds, no run, Fernando to Symonds, good length delivery, Symonds drives, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

End of over 30 (7 runs) Australia 158/3 (RR: 5.26)

    • A Symonds 15 (24b 1x4)
    • DR Martyn 47 (48b 4x4)
    • CRD Fernando 6-0-37-0
    • M Muralitharan 4-0-21-0
30.1

Muralitharan to Martyn, 1 run, Muralitharan to Martyn, good length but down leg, Martyn works it through the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Arnold

30.2

Muralitharan to Symonds, SIX, Muralitharan to Symonds, 6 runs, Maximum! pitched down the leg side, Symonds charges down the track and thrashed it voer mid wicket fence

30.3

Muralitharan to Symonds, no run, Muralitharan to Symonds, line and length, Symonds defends, no runs, fielded by Muralitharan

30.4

Muralitharan to Symonds, 1 run, Muralitharan to Symonds, good line and length delivery, Symonds hits it on the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Mubarak

30.5

Muralitharan to Martyn, 1 run, Muralitharan to Martyn, good length delivery, Martyn drives it away, 1 run, fielded by Perera

30.6

Muralitharan to Symonds, no run, Muralitharan to Symonds, good line and length, Symonds defends it away, no runs, fielded by Tharanga

Ruchira Perera comes back

End of over 31 (9 runs) Australia 167/3 (RR: 5.38)

    • A Symonds 22 (28b 1x4 1x6)
    • DR Martyn 49 (50b 4x4)
    • M Muralitharan 5-0-30-0
    • CRD Fernando 6-0-37-0
31.1

Perera to Martyn, 1 run, Perera to Martyn, length ball outside the off stump, Martyn defends it, 1 run, fielded by Fernando

31.2

Perera to Symonds, SIX, Perera to Symonds, wide outside the off stump, Symonds drives through the off side, 6 runs, great shot

31.3

Perera to Symonds, FOUR, Perera to Symonds, short of a length and outside the off stump, Symonds moves back nad cuts off the back foot, 4 runs, ball reaches the boundary in one bounce

31.4

Perera to Symonds, no run, Perera to Symonds, good line and length, Symonds plays and misses, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

31.5

Perera to Symonds, 1 run, Perera to Symonds, good line and length and moving away, Symonds edges the ball, no runs, Sangakkara made a valiant effort diving to his right, but couldn't hold the ball

31.6

Perera to Martyn, no run, Perera to Martyn, good line and length, Martyn drives, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

Refreshment time, Drinks called in

End of over 32 (12 runs) Australia 179/3 (RR: 5.59)

    • DR Martyn 50 (52b 4x4)
    • A Symonds 33 (32b 2x4 2x6)
    • PDRL Perera 8-0-33-2
    • M Muralitharan 5-0-30-0
32.1

Muralitharan to Symonds, no run, Muralitharan to Symonds, good length delivery, Symonds drives off the back foot, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

32.2

Muralitharan to Symonds, no run, Muralitharan to Symonds, line and length, Symonds keeps it out, no runs, fielded by Muralitharan

32.3

Muralitharan to Symonds, 1 run, Muralitharan to Symonds, length but down leg, Symonds hits it on the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Vaas

32.4

Muralitharan to Martyn, 2 runs, Muralitharan to Martyn, leg side delivery, Martyn sweeps, 2 runs, fielded by Vaas

32.5

Muralitharan to Martyn, SIX, Muralitharan to Martyn, 6 runs, flighted delivery outside the off stump, Martyn comes down the track and lofts it over deep mid-wickets, ball sails over boundary ropes

32.6

Muralitharan to Martyn, 1 wide, (wide) Muralitharan to Martyn, too full and on the pads, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

32.6

Muralitharan to Martyn, no run, Muralitharan to Martyn, good line and length delivery, Martyn on the back foot defending, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

End of over 33 (10 runs) Australia 189/3 (RR: 5.72)

    • DR Martyn 58 (55b 4x4 1x6)
    • A Symonds 34 (35b 2x4 2x6)
    • M Muralitharan 6-0-40-0
    • PDRL Perera 8-0-33-2
33.1

Perera to Symonds, no run, Perera to Symonds, good line and length delivery, Symonds pushes forward, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

33.2

Perera to Symonds, no run, Perera to Symonds, good line and length delivery, Symonds defends on the front foot, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

33.3

Perera to Symonds, no run, Perera to Symonds, Symonds defends, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

33.4

Perera to Symonds, no run, Perera to Symonds, good length delivery, Symonds plays and misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

33.5

Perera to Symonds, no run, Perera to Symonds, wide outside the off stump, Symonds driving, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

33.6

Perera to Symonds, (no ball) 1 run, (no ball) Perera to Symonds, Symonds hits it into the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Arnold

33.6

Perera to Martyn, 1 run, Perera to Martyn, down the leg side, Martyn defends it, 1 run, fielded by Muralitharan

End of over 34 (3 runs) Australia 192/3 (RR: 5.64)

    • DR Martyn 59 (56b 4x4 1x6)
    • A Symonds 35 (41b 2x4 2x6)
    • PDRL Perera 9-0-36-2
    • M Muralitharan 6-0-40-0
34.1

Dilshan to Martyn, 1 run, Dilshan to Martyn, good line and length, Martyn works it through the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Fernando

34.2

Dilshan to Symonds, 2 runs, Dilshan to Symonds, leg side delivery, Symonds sweeping, 2 runs, fielded by Vaas

34.3

Dilshan to Symonds, SIX, Dilshan to Symonds, 6 runs, Take that! short and wide outside the off stump, Symonds dances down the track and pulls it over deep mid wicket fence

34.4

Dilshan to Symonds, no run, Dilshan to Symonds, down the leg side, Symonds plays and misses, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

34.5

Dilshan to Symonds, 1 run, Dilshan to Symonds, length but down leg, Symonds hits it into the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Vaas

34.6

Dilshan to Martyn, 2 runs, Dilshan to Martyn, down the leg side, Martyn works it through the leg side, 2 runs, fielded by Vaas

Muralitharan switching the ends

End of over 35 (12 runs) Australia 204/3 (RR: 5.82)

    • DR Martyn 62 (58b 4x4 1x6)
    • A Symonds 44 (45b 2x4 3x6)
    • TM Dilshan 6-0-37-0
    • PDRL Perera 9-0-36-2
35.1

Muralitharan to Symonds, 4 runs, Muralitharan to Symonds, length ball outside the off stump, Symonds sweeping, 4 runs

35.2

Muralitharan to Symonds, no run, Muralitharan to Symonds, good line and length delivery, Symonds plays and misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

35.3

Muralitharan to Symonds, 2 runs, Muralitharan to Symonds, wide outside the off stump, Symonds cuts it away, 2 runs, fielded by Atapattu

35.4

Muralitharan to Symonds, 1 run, Muralitharan to Symonds, down the leg side, Symonds hits it into the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Perera

35.5

Muralitharan to Martyn, no run, Muralitharan to Martyn, good line and length delivery, Martyn pushes forward, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

35.6

Muralitharan to Martyn, 1 run, Muralitharan to Martyn, good length but down leg, Martyn hits it into the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Mubarak

End of over 36 (8 runs) Australia 212/3 (RR: 5.88)

    • DR Martyn 63 (60b 4x4 1x6)
    • A Symonds 51 (49b 2x4 3x6)
    • M Muralitharan 7-0-48-0
    • TM Dilshan 6-0-37-0
36.1

Dilshan to Martyn, 1 run, Dilshan to Martyn, leg side delivery, Martyn works it through the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Jayawardene

36.2

Dilshan to Symonds, no run, Dilshan to Symonds, good length delivery, Symonds on the back foot defending, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

36.3

Dilshan to Symonds, 4 runs, Dilshan to Symonds, 4 runs, great shot, fllighed one outside the leg stump, Symonds stands tall and driven it to long-on

36.4

Dilshan to Symonds, 1 wide, (wide) Dilshan to Symonds, length but down leg, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

36.4

Dilshan to Symonds, 4 runs, Dilshan to Symonds, good length and wide of the off stump, Symonds pulls it away, 4 runs

36.5

Dilshan to Symonds, 1 run, Dilshan to Symonds, wide outside the off stump, Symonds on the back foot defending, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

36.6

Dilshan to Martyn, 2 runs, Dilshan to Symonds, line and length, Symonds works it through the leg side, 2 runs, fielded by Mubarak

End of over 37 (13 runs) Australia 225/3 (RR: 6.08)

    • DR Martyn 66 (62b 4x4 1x6)
    • A Symonds 60 (53b 2x4 3x6)
    • TM Dilshan 7-0-50-0
    • M Muralitharan 7-0-48-0
37.1

Muralitharan to Symonds, SIX, Muralitharan to Martyn, good length and wide of the off stump, Martyn drives on the on side, 6 runs

37.2

Muralitharan to Symonds, no run, Muralitharan to Symonds, good length delivery, Symonds plays and misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

37.3

Muralitharan to Symonds, 1 leg bye, Muralitharan to Symonds, good line and length, Symonds plays and misses, 1 leg bye, fielded by Tharanga

37.4

Muralitharan to Martyn, 2 wides, (wide) Muralitharan to Martyn, length but down leg, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

37.4

Muralitharan to Symonds, no run, Muralitharan to Symonds, good line and length delivery, Symonds keeps it out, no runs, fielded by Jayawardene

37.5

Muralitharan to Symonds, no run, Muralitharan to Symonds, good line and length delivery, Symonds misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

37.6

Muralitharan to Symonds, no run, Muralitharan to Symonds, good length delivery, Symonds cuts off the back foot, no runs, fielded by Tharanga

End of over 38 (9 runs) Australia 234/3 (RR: 6.15)

    • A Symonds 66 (59b 2x4 4x6)
    • DR Martyn 66 (62b 4x4 1x6)
    • M Muralitharan 8-0-56-0
    • TM Dilshan 7-0-50-0
38.1

Fernando to Martyn, FOUR, Fernando to Martyn, full toss, Martyn pulls on the front foot, 4 runs

38.2

Fernando to Martyn, OUT, Fernando to Martyn, OUT, bowled him! yorker on the block hole, Martyn swings acorss it and got beaten, ball crashed into the stumps

DR Martyn b Fernando 70 (111m 64b 5x4 2x6) SR: 109.37

38.3

Fernando to Clarke, no run, Fernando to Clarke, good line and length delivery, Clarke defends, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

38.4

Fernando to Clarke, no run, Fernando to Clarke, short and wide of the off stump, Clarke cuts it away, no runs, fielded by Muralitharan

38.5

Fernando to Clarke, no run, Fernando to Clarke, length ball, Clarke drives on the on side, no runs, fielded by Perera

38.6

Fernando to Clarke, no run, Fernando to Clarke, length ball, Clarke defends it away, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

Mubarak into the attack

End of over 39 (4 runs) Australia 238/4 (RR: 6.10)

    • MJ Clarke 0 (4b)
    • A Symonds 66 (59b 2x4 4x6)
    • CRD Fernando 7-0-41-1
    • M Muralitharan 8-0-56-0
39.1

Mubarak to Symonds, no run, Mubarak to Symonds, good line and length delivery, Symonds drives on the on side, no runs, fielded by Atapattu

39.2

Mubarak to Symonds, OUT, Mubarak to Symonds, OUT, Oh dear! unlucky Symonds, flighed delivery on the stump, Symonds drives wide of the bowler in air, ball hit the non-striker Clarke and balloons towards mid wicket, Dilshan complete the catch and Symonds has to walk back

A Symonds c Dilshan b Mubarak 66 (64m 61b 5x4 4x6) SR: 108.19

39.3

Mubarak to Hussey, 2 runs, Mubarak to Hussey, wide full toss, Hussey drives on the front foot, 2 runs, fielded by Fernando

39.4

Mubarak to Hussey, 1 run, Mubarak to Hussey, full toss, Hussey drives through the off side, 1 run, fielded by Fernando

39.5

Mubarak to Clarke, no run, Mubarak to Clarke, length ball, Clarke keeps it out, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

39.6

Mubarak to Clarke, no run, Mubarak to Clarke, good line and length, Clarke defends it, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

End of over 40 (3 runs) Australia 241/5 (RR: 6.02)

    • MJ Clarke 0 (6b)
    • MEK Hussey 3 (2b)
    • J Mubarak 1-0-3-1
    • CRD Fernando 7-0-41-1
40.1

Fernando to Hussey, 1 run, Fernando to Hussey, length ball, Hussey drives the ball through the off side, 1 run, fielded by Arnold

40.2

Fernando to Clarke, 1 run, Fernando to Clarke, full toss wide of off stump, Clarke drives the ball through the off side, 1 run, fielded by Mubarak

40.3

Fernando to Hussey, no run, Fernando to Hussey, good length delivery, Hussey drives on the front foot, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

40.4

Fernando to Hussey, no run, Fernando to Hussey, good line but too full, Hussey drives through the off side, no runs, fielded by Fernando

40.5

Fernando to Hussey, 1 run, Fernando to Hussey, line and length, Hussey drives off the back foot, 1 run, fielded by Mubarak

40.6

Fernando to Clarke, no run, Fernando to Clarke, down the leg side, Clarke plays but misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

End of over 41 (3 runs) Australia 244/5 (RR: 5.95)

    • MJ Clarke 1 (8b)
    • MEK Hussey 5 (6b)
    • CRD Fernando 8-0-44-1
    • J Mubarak 1-0-3-1
41.1

Mubarak to Hussey, 2 runs, Mubarak to Hussey, length ball, Hussey driving, 2 runs, fielded by Perera

41.2

Mubarak to Hussey, 1 run, Mubarak to Hussey, good line and length delivery, Hussey hits it into the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Dilshan

41.3

Mubarak to Clarke, no run, Mubarak to Clarke, length ball, Clarke defends, no runs, fielded by Tharanga

41.4

Mubarak to Clarke, 1 run, Mubarak to Clarke, good length but down leg, Clarke hits it into the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Dilshan

41.5

Mubarak to Hussey, 1 run, Mubarak to Hussey, good line and length delivery, Hussey works it through the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Jayawardene

41.6

Mubarak to Clarke, 2 runs, Mubarak to Clarke, leg side delivery, Clarke hits it on the leg side, 2 runs, fielded by Jayawardene

End of over 42 (7 runs) Australia 251/5 (RR: 5.97)

    • MJ Clarke 4 (11b)
    • MEK Hussey 9 (9b)
    • J Mubarak 2-0-10-1
    • CRD Fernando 8-0-44-1
42.1

Fernando to Hussey, 1 run, Fernando to Hussey, length ball, Hussey driving, 1 run, fielded by Atapattu

42.2

Fernando to Clarke, no run, Fernando to Clarke, full toss down leg, Clarke drives it away, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

42.3

Fernando to Clarke, 2 runs, Fernando to Clarke, good line and length, Clarke drives on the on side, 2 runs, fielded by Jayawardene

42.4

Fernando to Clarke, 1 run, Fernando to Clarke, good length but down leg, Clarke hits it into the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Vaas

42.5

Fernando to Hussey, no run, Fernando to Hussey, good line and length delivery, Hussey plays and misses, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

42.6

Fernando to Hussey, 2 runs, Fernando to Hussey, good length delivery, Hussey hits it into the leg side, 2 runs, fielded by Tharanga

End of over 43 (6 runs) Australia 257/5 (RR: 5.97)

    • MEK Hussey 12 (12b)
    • MJ Clarke 7 (14b)
    • CRD Fernando 9-0-50-1
    • J Mubarak 2-0-10-1
43.1

Muralitharan to Clarke, 1 run, Muralitharan to Clarke, leg side delivery, Clarke plays but misses the ball, 1 leg bye

43.2

Muralitharan to Hussey, no run, Muralitharan to Hussey, line and length, Hussey misses the ball, no runs

43.3

Muralitharan to Hussey, no run, Muralitharan to Hussey, length ball, Hussey leaves it, no runs, fielded by Muralitharan

43.4

Muralitharan to Hussey, no run, Muralitharan to Hussey, good line and length delivery, Hussey defends it away, no runs, fielded by Mubarak

43.5

Muralitharan to Hussey, no run, Muralitharan to Hussey, leg side delivery, Hussey plays but misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

43.6

Muralitharan to Hussey, no run, Muralitharan to Hussey, length ball, Hussey defends it away, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

End of over 44 (1 run) Australia 258/5 (RR: 5.86)

    • MEK Hussey 12 (17b)
    • MJ Clarke 8 (15b)
    • M Muralitharan 9-0-57-0
    • CRD Fernando 9-0-50-1
44.1

Fernando to Clarke, 1 run, Fernando to Clarke, wide outside the off stump, Clarke drives on the front foot, 1 run, fielded by Jayawardene

44.2

Fernando to Hussey, 1 run, Fernando to Hussey, full toss wide of off stump, Hussey drives the ball through the off side, 1 run, fielded by Arnold

44.3

Fernando to Clarke, 2 runs, Fernando to Clarke, wide full toss, Clarke plays a pull-shot, 2 runs, fielded by Arnold

44.4

Fernando to Clarke, 1 run, Fernando to Clarke, length but down leg, Clarke hits it into the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Vaas

44.5

Fernando to Hussey, no run, Fernando to Hussey, good line and length delivery, Hussey plays and misses, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

44.6

Fernando to Hussey, FOUR, Fernando to Hussey, wide outside the off stump, Hussey driving, 4 runs

End of over 45 (9 runs) Australia 267/5 (RR: 5.93)

    • MEK Hussey 17 (20b 1x4)
    • MJ Clarke 12 (18b)
    • CRD Fernando 10-0-59-1
    • M Muralitharan 9-0-57-0
45.1

Muralitharan to Clarke, 1 run, Muralitharan to Clarke, line and length, Clarke defends it, 1 run, fielded by Mubarak

45.2

Muralitharan to Hussey, 2 runs, Muralitharan to Hussey, wide of the off stump, Hussey reverse-sweeps it away, 2 runs, fielded by Fernando

45.3

Muralitharan to Hussey, 1 run, Muralitharan to Hussey, back of a length and down the leg side, Hussey misses the ball, 1 leg bye, fielded by Mubarak

45.4

Muralitharan to Clarke, SIX, Muralitharan to Clarke, good length and wide of the off stump, Clarke sweeps the ball, 6 runs

45.5

Muralitharan to Clarke, no run, Muralitharan to Clarke, good line but full, Clarke defends it, no runs, fielded by Muralitharan

45.6

Muralitharan to Clarke, no run, Muralitharan to Clarke, good line and length delivery, Clarke plays but misses the ball, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

End of over 46 (10 runs) Australia 277/5 (RR: 6.02)

    • MJ Clarke 19 (22b 1x6)
    • MEK Hussey 20 (22b 1x4)
    • M Muralitharan 10-0-67-0
    • CRD Fernando 10-0-59-1
46.1

Dilshan to Hussey, 1 run, Dilshan to Hussey, length ball, Hussey defends it away, 1 run, fielded by Mubarak

46.2

Dilshan to Clarke, 2 runs, Dilshan to Clarke, good length delivery, Clarke pulls on the front foot, 2 runs, fielded by Mubarak

46.3

Dilshan to Clarke, no run, Dilshan to Clarke, good length delivery, Clarke drives through the off side, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

46.4

Dilshan to Clarke, 1 run, Dilshan to Clarke, good line and length, Clarke defends, 1 run, fielded by Atapattu

46.5

Dilshan to Hussey, 1 run, Dilshan to Hussey, full toss, Hussey drives it away, 1 run, fielded by Perera

46.6

Dilshan to Clarke, no run, Dilshan to Clarke, good length delivery, Clarke drives on the front foot, no runs, fielded by Dilshan

Vaas to bowl his final spell

End of over 47 (5 runs) Australia 282/5 (RR: 6.00)

    • MJ Clarke 22 (26b 1x6)
    • MEK Hussey 22 (24b 1x4)
    • TM Dilshan 8-0-55-0
    • M Muralitharan 10-0-67-0
47.1

Vaas to Hussey, 1 run, Vaas to Hussey, wide full toss, Hussey hits it on the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Arnold

47.2

Vaas to Clarke, 4 runs, Vaas to Clarke, low full toss outside the stumps, Clarke drives it along the ground, 4 runs

47.3

Vaas to Clarke, 2 runs, Vaas to Clarke, good line and length, Clarke drives through the on side, 2 runs, fielded by Perera

47.4

Vaas to Clarke, 2 runs, Vaas to Clarke, good length but down leg, Clarke drives, 2 runs, fielded by Mubarak

47.5

Vaas to Clarke, no run, Vaas to Clarke, length but down leg, Clarke drives the ball, no runs, fielded by Perera

47.6

Vaas to Clarke, 1 leg bye, Vaas to Clarke, full and on the legs, Clarke plays and misses the ball, 1 leg bye, fielded by Sangakkara

End of over 48 (10 runs) Australia 292/5 (RR: 6.08)

    • MJ Clarke 30 (31b 1x6)
    • MEK Hussey 23 (25b 1x4)
    • WPUJC Vaas 9-0-56-0
    • TM Dilshan 8-0-55-0
48.1

Perera to Clarke, no run, Perera to Clarke, good length and wide of the off stump, Clarke plays and misses, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

48.2

Perera to Clarke, 1 run, Perera to Clarke, length ball outside the off stump, Clarke defends it, 1 run, fielded by Mubarak

48.3

Perera to Hussey, 1 run, Perera to Hussey, Hussey keeps it out, 1 run, fielded by Vaas

48.4

Perera to Clarke, no run, Perera to Clarke, good length but wide of the off stump, Clarke drives, no runs, fielded by Sangakkara

48.5

Perera to Clarke, 3 runs, Perera to Clarke, short of a length and outside the off stump, Clarke pulls on the front foot, 3 runs, fielded by Mubarak

48.6

Perera to Hussey, FOUR, Perera to Hussey, full toss wide of off stump, Hussey hits it into the leg side, 4 runs

Last over the innings coming up

End of over 49 (9 runs) Australia 301/5 (RR: 6.14)

    • MEK Hussey 28 (27b 2x4)
    • MJ Clarke 34 (35b 1x6)
    • PDRL Perera 10-0-45-2
    • WPUJC Vaas 9-0-56-0
49.1

Vaas to Clarke, FOUR, Vaas to Clarke, full and on the legs, Clarke flicks it on the leg side to fine leg, 4 runs

49.2

Vaas to Clarke, FOUR, Vaas to Clarke, 4 runs, another one, pitched outside the off stump, Clarke makes room himself and clubs it over covers, ball races to boundary rope

Vaas decided to come round the wicket

49.3

Vaas to Clarke, 2 runs, Vaas to Clarke, good length but down leg, Clarke hits it on the leg side, 2 runs, good running between the wickets

49.4

Vaas to Clarke, 1 run, Vaas to Clarke, length ball outside the off stump, Clarke edges it, no runs, fielded by Vaas

Vaas switched to over the wicket

49.5

Vaas to Hussey, FOUR, Vaas to Hussey, 4 runs, what a shot! wide outside the off stump, Hussey gets into position and thrashes it over covers

49.6

Vaas to Hussey, 2 runs, Vaas to Hussey, good line and length, Hussey pulls it to mid wicket, 2 runs, mis-field by Muralitharan allows the batsmen to finish the second run, this turned to be good over for Australia

Please join with us after 40 minutes break Welcome back, Players are in the middle, Brett Lee to open the bowling attack, Thranga and Mubarak open the innings for Sri Lanka

End of over 50 (17 runs) Australia 318/5

    • MEK Hussey 34 (29b 3x4)
    • MJ Clarke 45 (39b 2x4 1x6)
    • WPUJC Vaas 10-0-73-0
    • PDRL Perera 10-0-45-2
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