ICC Champions Trophy - 12th match, Group A

Australia v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 20 runs

12.1

Mathews to Marsh, no run, he bowls a length ball on off, the batsman pushes it to point off the front foot

12.2

Mathews to Marsh, 1 run, he walks down the pitch and punches the short of length delivery in the air towards wide mid-off, Malinga there does well

12.3

Mathews to Voges, no run, he pushes the length ball towards deep cover for a single

12.4

Mathews to Voges, no run, slower offcutter on off stump, the batsman slaps it straight to midwicket

12.5

Mathews to Voges, 1 run, a direct hit from midwicket there would have had the batsman! Even the dive wouldn't have saved him.. But the fielder missed it

12.6

Mathews to Marsh, OUT, a very slow offcutter, it made the batsman wait and wait, Marsh tries to chop it to the off side and played inside the line. The ball knocks the offstump back. Aussies are crumbling

MR Marsh b Mathews 4 (16m 14b 0x4 0x6) SR: 28.57

Australia 80/5   AD Mathews 1-0-2-1

14.1

Mathews to Wade, no run, he bowls a slower delivery on a length outside off, the batsman comes forward and defends to off

14.2

Mathews to Wade, FOUR, cracking shot by Wade! He jumped out on this slower delivery, made room as he did so, and timed it through point

14.3

Mathews to Wade, no run, another slower delivery that hits the pad as the batsman misses his flick, Angelo appeals, but that pitched outside leg

14.4

Mathews to Wade, FOUR, he comes down the pitch again and manages to drag the short of length delivery through backward square leg for a boundary. Not in full control of that shot

14.5

Mathews to Wade, no run, slower delivery on the middle stump line, the batsman comes forward and pushes it to cover

14.6

Mathews to Wade, no run, he tries to whack this through off side, but is beaten by the slowness of that ball

Australia 92/5   AD Mathews 2-0-10-1

22.1

Mathews to Voges, 1 run, he bowls a slower delivery, the batsman comes down the pitch and pushes it to long off for a single

22.2

Mathews to Faulkner, no run, another slower delivery, this one is almost like a spinner's flighted one, it beats the bat as the batsman plays inside the line

22.3

Mathews to Faulkner, FOUR, another slower ball, but this time Faulkner created his own pace by jumping down the pitch and crashing that through extra cover for a boundary

22.4

Mathews to Faulkner, FOUR, here comes the ramp shot! It didn't have too much pace on it as it was a slower ball, but it was right in the gap between the keeper and short fine leg fielder

22.5

Mathews to Faulkner, 1 run, length delivery on off, the batsman pushes it to cover for a single

22.6

Mathews to Voges, 1 run, another slower delivery, the batsman pushes it through cover for a single

Australia 158/6   AD Mathews 3-0-21-1
Tournament Results
England v India at Birmingham - Jun 23, 2013
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
England v New Zealand at Cardiff - Jun 16, 2013
England won by 10 runs
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Photos

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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