ICC Champions Trophy - 12th match, Group A

Australia v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 20 runs

0.1

Eranga to Watson, FOUR, what a start! Watson begins with a sensational drive through the covers for four, that was a length ball outside off, Watson leans into it and puts that away

0.2

Eranga to Watson, no run, shorter this time, closer to off stump, Watson waits in the crease and looks to dab the ball down to third man, beaten

0.3

Eranga to Watson, no run, bit of width, 134kph, shortish ball, slapped firmly towards point but well stopped by Dilshan

0.4

Eranga to Watson, no run, length ball is defended back down the track

0.5

Eranga to Watson, 1 run, length ball outside off, punched solidly back towards the bowler, bounces over the bowler's head, Eranga gets a hand on it but can only deflect it towards mid-off for a single

Australia 5/0   SR Watson 5* (5b 1x4)

1.1

Kulasekara to Watson, no run, back of a length ball outside off, defended towards cover by Watson

1.2

Kulasekara to Watson, OUT, Kula has done it, last match it was with the bat, this time he has removed the dangerman Shane Watson with the ball, the ball angles in towards the stumps, Watson looks to dab it behind point, no footwork from Watson, he misses and the stumps are disturbed, the Sri Lankan fans at The Oval scream to make it known how big a moment this is

SR Watson b Kulasekara 5 (4m 7b 1x4 0x6) SR: 71.42

Australia 9/1   SR Watson 5 (7b 1x4)
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India won by 5 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Cardiff - Jun 20, 2013
India won by 8 wickets (with 90 balls remaining)
England v South Africa at The Oval - Jun 19, 2013
England won by 7 wickets (with 75 balls remaining)
Australia v Sri Lanka at The Oval - Jun 17, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 20 runs
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England won by 10 runs
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Jun 17, 2013

Tillakaratne Dilshan gets chased by his team-mates, Australia v Sri Lanka, Champions Trophy, Group A, The Oval, June 17, 2013

Tillakaratne Dilshan gets chased by his team-mates

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Jun 17, 2013

Tillakaratne Dilshan took the final wicket, Australia v Sri Lanka, Champions Trophy, Group A, The Oval, June 17, 2013

Tillakaratne Dilshan took the final wicket

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