Commonwealth Bank Series - 3rd final

Australia v Sri Lanka

Australia won by 16 runs

24.2

Herath to Forrest, 1 run, comes forward and drives towards cover

Australia 124/4   PJ Forrest 1* (1b)

25.4

Malinga to Forrest, no run, bowls it straighter and he punches it down the track

25.5

Malinga to Forrest, 2 runs, tucked away close to the pads towards long leg and the throw to the keeper is too high

25.6

Malinga to Forrest, no run, angles it across the right-hander and he leaves it alone to the keeper

Australia 134/4   PJ Forrest 3* (4b)

26.2

Herath to Forrest, no run, stays back and punches it back to the bowler

26.3

Herath to Forrest, no run, gets forward and drives back to the bowler

26.4

Herath to Forrest, OUT, Forrest looked quite flummoxed there! Herath got it to grip and Forrest was looking to drive towards mid-off but the ball spun just a bit and hit the off stump, Forrest playing down the wrong line

PJ Forrest b Herath 3 (10m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 42.85

Australia 135/5   PJ Forrest 3 (7b)
Tournament Results
Australia v Sri Lanka at Adelaide - Mar 8, 2012
Australia won by 16 runs
Australia v Sri Lanka at Adelaide - Mar 6, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 34 balls remaining)
Australia v Sri Lanka at Brisbane - Mar 4, 2012
Australia won by 15 runs
Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne - Mar 2, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 9 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Hobart - Feb 28, 2012
India won by 7 wickets (with 80 balls remaining)
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Photos

Mar 8, 2012

Clint McKay takes a stump and a ball as a souvenir, Australia v Sri Lanka, CB Series, 3rd final, Adelaide, March 8, 2012

Clint McKay takes a stump and a ball as a souvenir

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Mar 8, 2012

Shane Watson appeals successfully for Upul Tharanga's wicket, Australia v Sri Lanka, CB Series, 3rd final, Adelaide, March 8, 2012

Shane Watson appeals successfully for Upul Tharanga's wicket

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