Commonwealth Bank Series - 1st final

Australia v Sri Lanka

Australia won by 15 runs

Australia innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal DA Warner b Prasad 163 219 157 13 2 103.82
View dismissal MS Wade c Herath b Kulasekara 64 110 72 4 1 88.88
View dismissal SR Watson c Thirimanne b Maharoof 21 42 25 1 0 84.00
View dismissal DT Christian c †Sangakkara b Prasad 10 19 8 2 0 125.00
View dismissal DJ Hussey c & b Herath 1 3 3 0 0 33.33
View dismissal MJ Clarke* c Jayawardene b Malinga 37 34 25 5 0 148.00
MEK Hussey not out 19 16 10 0 2 190.00
Extras (lb 1, w 5) 6
Total (6 wickets; 50 overs; 219 mins) 321 (6.42 runs per over)
Did not bat B Lee, JL Pattinson, XJ Doherty, BW Hilfenhaus
Fall of wickets 1-136 (Wade, 23.6 ov), 2-186 (Watson, 34.2 ov), 3-223 (Christian, 38.4 ov), 4-224 (DJ Hussey, 39.1 ov), 5-288 (Clarke, 46.3 ov), 6-321 (Warner, 49.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket SL Malinga 8 0 74 1 9.25 (3w)
View wicket KMDN Kulasekara 10 0 60 1 6.00 (1w)
View wicket MF Maharoof 9 0 64 1 7.11
TM Dilshan 9 0 35 0 3.88
View wickets KTGD Prasad 7 0 51 2 7.28
View wicket HMRKB Herath 7 0 36 1 5.14 (1w)
Sri Lanka innings (target: 322 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal DPMD Jayawardene* c †Wade b Lee 14 20 14 2 0 100.00
View dismissal TM Dilshan b Lee 27 33 22 5 0 122.72
View dismissal KC Sangakkara c Watson b Lee 42 68 49 4 0 85.71
View dismissal LD Chandimal c Pattinson b DJ Hussey 14 30 27 1 0 51.85
View dismissal HDRL Thirimanne c †Wade b DJ Hussey 14 40 30 0 0 46.66
View dismissal WU Tharanga c DJ Hussey b Watson 60 111 67 3 0 89.55
View dismissal MF Maharoof c Christian b DJ Hussey 8 13 14 0 0 57.14
View dismissal KMDN Kulasekara c Doherty b DJ Hussey 73 56 43 7 3 169.76
KTGD Prasad not out 31 43 21 2 1 147.61
View dismissal HMRKB Herath c Doherty b Watson 5 11 5 0 0 100.00
View dismissal SL Malinga c MEK Hussey b Watson 1 10 6 0 0 16.66
Extras (b 1, lb 3, w 11, nb 2) 17
Total (all out; 49.2 overs; 224 mins) 306 (6.20 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-39 (Jayawardene, 4.4 ov), 2-52 (Dilshan, 6.6 ov), 3-93 (Chandimal, 16.1 ov), 4-115 (Sangakkara, 21.3 ov), 5-125 (Thirimanne, 26.1 ov), 6-144 (Maharoof, 30.1 ov), 7-248 (Kulasekara, 41.4 ov), 8-285 (Tharanga, 45.5 ov), 9-301 (Herath, 47.4 ov), 10-306 (Malinga, 49.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets B Lee 9 1 59 3 6.55 (1nb, 4w)
BW Hilfenhaus 4 0 46 0 11.50 (1w)
JL Pattinson 5 0 49 0 9.80 (1nb, 1w)
View wickets SR Watson 9.2 0 33 3 3.53
XJ Doherty 10 0 39 0 3.90 (2w)
View wickets DJ Hussey 8 0 43 4 5.37 (1w)
DT Christian 4 0 33 0 8.25
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the best-of-3-finals 1-0
Player of the match DA Warner (Australia)
Umpires Asad Rauf (Pakistan) and PR Reiffel
TV umpire BNJ Oxenford
Match referee BC Broad (England)
Reserve umpire SD Fry
Match notes
  • Australia innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 68 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 6.4 overs (40 balls), Extras 5
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 40 balls (DA Warner 19, MS Wade 26, Ex 5)
  • Rain: Australia - 69/0 in 10.2 overs (DA Warner 34, MS Wade 30)
  • Drinks: Australia - 87/0 in 15.0 overs (DA Warner 39, MS Wade 43)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 17.4 overs (106 balls), Extras 5
  • MS Wade: 50 off 52 balls (3 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 106 balls (DA Warner 44, MS Wade 52, Ex 5)
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 20.1 - 25.0 (Bowling side - 40 runs, 1 wicket)
  • DA Warner: 50 off 61 balls (5 x 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 25.5 overs (155 balls), Extras 5
  • Rain: Australia - 158/1 in 28.0 overs (DA Warner 81, SR Watson 8)
  • Powerplay 3: Overs 32.1 - 37.0 (Batting side - 36 runs, 1 wicket)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 61 balls (DA Warner 29, SR Watson 21, Ex 0)
  • DA Warner: 100 off 111 balls (8 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 35.6 overs (216 balls), Extras 5
  • Australia: 250 runs in 42.4 overs (256 balls), Extras 5
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 38 balls (DA Warner 18, MJ Clarke 31, Ex 1)
  • DA Warner: 150 off 147 balls (13 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 47.6 overs (288 balls), Extras 6
  • Innings Break: Australia - 321/6 in 50.0 overs (MEK Hussey 19)
  • Sri Lanka innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 69 runs, 2 wickets)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 6.3 overs (39 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 93/3 in 16.1 overs (KC Sangakkara 32)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 18.4 overs (112 balls), Extras 6
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 20.1 - 25.0 (Bowling side - 17 runs, 1 wicket)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 32.1 overs (194 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 162/6 in 35.0 overs (WU Tharanga 22, KMDN Kulasekara 10)
  • Powerplay 3: Overs 35.1 - 40.0 (Batting side - 68 runs, 0 wicket)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 46 balls (WU Tharanga 23, KMDN Kulasekara 28, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 37.5 overs (229 balls), Extras 12
  • KMDN Kulasekara: 50 off 33 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 7th Wicket: 100 runs in 68 balls (WU Tharanga 26, KMDN Kulasekara 71, Ex 5)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 41.6 overs (254 balls), Extras 15
  • WU Tharanga: 50 off 59 balls (3 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 47.1 overs (285 balls), Extras 16
 
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