Carlton & United Series - 3rd match

Australia v Sri Lanka

Australia won by 8 wickets (with 23 balls remaining)

Sri Lanka innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
ST Jayasuriya c †Gilchrist b Julian 65 75 62 9 0 104.83
RS Kaluwitharana b Warne 32 86 38 5 0 84.21
MS Atapattu c Waugh b Warne 18 35 23 1 0 78.26
HP Tillakaratne run out (Martyn) 73 135 95 3 0 76.84
A Ranatunga* run out (Ponting) 26 48 39 1 0 66.66
DPMD Jayawardene c †Gilchrist b Julian 11 27 21 0 0 52.38
UDU Chandana b Fleming 2 5 6 0 0 33.33
RS Mahanama c †Gilchrist b McGrath 5 11 7 0 0 71.42
WPUJC Vaas not out 13 16 14 1 0 92.85
M Muralitharan run out (sub [AC Dale]/Fleming) 0 1 0 0 0 -
Extras (b 2, lb 2, w 5, nb 5) 14
Total (9 wickets; 50 overs; 224 mins) 259 (5.18 runs per over)
Did not bat GP Wickramasinghe
Fall of wickets 1-95 (Jayasuriya, 14.6 ov), 2-106 (Kaluwitharana, 17.1 ov), 3-130 (Atapattu, 23.2 ov), 4-183 (Ranatunga, 35.3 ov), 5-214 (Jayawardene, 42.3 ov), 6-217 (Chandana, 43.5 ov), 7-226 (Mahanama, 46.1 ov), 8-258 (Tillakaratne, 49.5 ov), 9-259 (Muralitharan, 49.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McGrath 10 0 39 1 3.90 (2nb, 1w)
DW Fleming 10 0 61 1 6.10 (1nb, 1w)
GS Blewett 2 0 23 0 11.50
BP Julian 8 0 42 2 5.25 (1nb, 2w)
SK Warne 10 1 44 2 4.40 (1nb)
MG Bevan 5 0 26 0 5.20 (1w)
DR Martyn 5 0 20 0 4.00
Australia innings (target: 260 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
AC Gilchrist c Atapattu b Vaas 131 166 118 10 2 111.01
ME Waugh c sub (ASA Perera) b Muralitharan 63 114 76 3 0 82.89
RT Ponting not out 43 75 59 2 1 72.88
DR Martyn not out 16 23 24 2 0 66.66
Extras (lb 3, w 4) 7
Total (2 wickets; 46.1 overs; 190 mins) 260 (5.63 runs per over)
Did not bat GS Blewett, MG Bevan, BP Julian, SK Warne*, DW Fleming, BE Young, GD McGrath
Fall of wickets 1-151 (Waugh, 25.6 ov), 2-225 (Gilchrist, 39.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WPUJC Vaas 6 1 43 1 7.16 (1w)
GP Wickramasinghe 7 1 36 0 5.14 (1w)
M Muralitharan 10 0 49 1 4.90
DPMD Jayawardene 7 0 40 0 5.71
UDU Chandana 9 0 61 0 6.77 (1w)
ST Jayasuriya 7.1 0 28 0 3.90 (1w)
Match details
Toss Sri Lanka, who chose to bat
Points Australia 2, Sri Lanka 0
Player of the match AC Gilchrist (Australia)
Umpires TA Prue and SJA Taufel
TV umpire AJ Morgan
Match referee PL van der Merwe (South Africa)
Match notes
  • Twelfth Men: AC Dale (Australia) and ASA Perera (Sri Lanka)
  • 4th Umpire - P Hughes
  • ODI Umpiring Debut: SJA Taufel
  • Attendance: 35 134
 
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