ICC Champions Trophy - 12th match, Group A

Australia v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 20 runs

11.1

Herath to Marsh, no run

11.2

Herath to Marsh, no run, slow and very slow on off, the batsman defends it off the front foot

11.3

Herath to Marsh, 1 run, he stays on the back foot and pushes the length ball to off for a single

11.4

Herath to Voges, no run, waits on the back foot and defends it back down the pitch

11.5

Herath to Voges, 1 run, he comes down the pitch and drives the tossed up delivery to long on

11.6

Herath to Marsh, 1 run, flatter and slow heading towards middle, the batsman goes back and punches it to deep cover

Australia 78/4   HMRKB Herath 1-0-3-0

13.1

Herath to Voges, no run, slow length delivery on off stump, the batsman defends it back to the bowler

13.2

Herath to Voges, 1 run, tossed up, but on a length, the batsman goes on the back foot and tucks it to square leg for a single

13.3

Herath to Wade, 2 leg byes, loud loud appeal from Sanga as the batsman gets hit on the pads with a turning ball. Herath went over the wicket to the left-hander and got the ball to turn in from outside off. the batsman tried to tickle it to the leg side, but got hit on the pads. Sri Lanka call for a review, but that one just hit the batsman outside the line.. That would have hit the leg stump though

13.4

Herath to Wade, no run, he comes down the pitch to a tossed up delivery wide outside off, defends to off

13.5

Herath to Wade, 1 run, he comes forward and works it away to square leg for a single

13.6

Herath to Voges, no run, quicker delivery on the off stump, the batsman defends it to the leg side off the back foot

Australia 84/5   HMRKB Herath 2-0-5-0

15.1

Herath to Voges, no run, he bowls the arm-ball, the batsman makes room and cuts it hard, but finds the fielder at point

15.2

Herath to Voges, 1 run, this time he comes out of the crease and drives the full delivery hard down the ground to long on

15.3

Herath to Wade, no run, now Wade comes out of the crease but is not to the pitch of the ball, defends it back to the bowler

15.4

Herath to Wade, 1 run, tossed up outside off, the batsman sweeps it from there and drags it to deep square leg

15.5

Herath to Voges, 1 run, tries to toss it up, but the batsman comes down the crease and takes it on the full, drives it hard straight down the ground, but Dilshan at long on cuts it off

15.6

Herath to Wade, SIX, this one is massive massive hit! it was tossed up outside off and the batsman jumped out of the crease to launch it way way over the sight screen

Australia 101/5   HMRKB Herath 3-0-14-0

21.1

Herath to Voges, 2 runs, the batsman comes down the pitch and takes the flighted delivery on the full, but gets a toe end as he drives it over the bowler's head

21.2

Herath to Voges, 1 leg bye, that was the left-hander's carrom ball and the batsman somehow managed to get a bat on it, he chopped it towards gully, but there was a direct hit at the non-striker's end. The umpire checks with the third umpire, but the batsman made it in time

21.3

Herath to Faulkner, FOUR, he sweeps it, and sweeps it fine in the gap at deep backward square leg. It was finer than where he was intending to hit that, but a good result for him

21.4

Herath to Faulkner, 1 run, full delivery on the leg stump line, the batsman crisply times it past the non-striker

21.5

Herath to Voges, no run, he comes down the pitch, but Herath fires it down the leg side. The batsman does well to pad it away

21.6

Herath to Voges, 1 run, full delivery, it is tucked to square leg for a quick single

Australia 147/6   HMRKB Herath 4-0-22-0

23.1

Herath to Voges, 2 runs, that looked like he was out the moment the ball hit the bat! Huge leading edge that went towards covers, but the fielder there was close in and he had to run backwards to get to that. In the end, he just got a hand to it

23.2

Herath to Voges, 1 leg bye, he comes down the pitch, but Herath fires it on the pads. Voges manages to get some pad on it as had he missed it, he would have been a stumping candidate

23.3

Herath to Faulkner, no run, full delivery on the leg stump, the batsman drives it to midwicket where the fielder makes a good stop

23.4

Herath to Faulkner, 1 run, he swipes across the line to play that to deep midwicket

23.5

Herath to Voges, 1 run, flat and quick on leg stump , the batsman drives it hard to deep midwicket

23.6

Herath to Faulkner, OUT, super catch by Sanga! It was tossed up on off, the batsman wanted to swipe it across the line, it turned and took the toe-end Sanga made it look easy

JP Faulkner c †Sangakkara b Herath 17 (20m 14b 3x4 0x6) SR: 121.42

Australia 163/7   HMRKB Herath 5-0-26-1

25.1

Herath to McKay, no run, pushed through on the middle stump, the batsman defends it off the back foot

25.2

Herath to McKay, 1 wide, pushes it down the leg side, called a wide

25.2

Herath to McKay, no run, flatter delivery on the middle and leg line, more back foot defence

25.3

Herath to McKay, no run, slower this time, on the pads, the batsman is unable to get any bat on that and gets hit on the pads

25.4

Herath to McKay, no run, slower again, the batsman pushes it to midwicket off the back foot

25.5

Herath to McKay, no run, more slowness from Herath, defended off the back foot

25.6

Herath to McKay, no run, now he fires it full on off stump, the batsman takes a forward step and drives it to cover

Australia 169/8   HMRKB Herath 6-0-27-1

27.1

Herath to McKay, 1 run, flatter delivery on the pads, the batsman punches it to deep midwicket for a single

27.2

Herath to Voges, 1 wide, fired down the leg side, it's very wide

27.2

Herath to Voges, 2 wides, another slider and it's down the leg side again. The keeper is not able to take it cleanly, and the batsman steal's an extra

27.2

Herath to McKay, 1 run, tossed up delivery on the pads, the batsman tucks it to square leg for a single

27.3

Herath to Voges, 1 run, full and flighted on the middle, the batsman comes forward and drives it down to long off

27.4

Herath to McKay, no run, he goes back to a length ball, and gets hit on the pads, but that was heading down the leg side

27.5

Herath to McKay, 1 run, he comes forward and pushes the full delivery towards mid on for a single

27.6

Herath to Voges, 1 run, he comes forwards and dabs it to square leg for a single

Australia 180/8   HMRKB Herath 7-0-35-1

30.1

Herath to Voges, no run, here comes an appeal for stumping! It was tossed up on off, it dipped, then turned past the outside edge. Did the batsman slide his foot out? Yes he did, but looks like he just got it back in time

30.2

Herath to Voges, OUT, caught at long-on! The end is nigh, Voges tries to smash it over long-on but played it straight into the hands of Eranga..

AC Voges c Eranga b Herath 49 (111m 62b 2x4 0x6) SR: 79.03

30.3

Herath to Doherty, no run, he comes forward to a pushed through delivery, and is lucky to get an inside edge to that

30.4

Herath to Doherty, 1 run, he goes back and tucks the length delivery to square leg for a single

30.5

Herath to McKay, no run, he goes back and defends the length delivery down the pitch

30.6

Herath to McKay, no run, pushed further up, the batsman comes forward and pushes it to cover

Australia 193/9   HMRKB Herath 8-0-36-2

32.1

Herath to McKay, 1 run, tossed up delivery on the middle, the batsman eases it to long off for a single

32.2

Herath to Doherty, no run, tossed up outside off, the batsman drives it firmly back to the bowler

32.3

Herath to Doherty, no run, now he takes a forward stride and defends the flighted delivery

32.4

Herath to Doherty, no run, again, takes a forward step and defends it to the leg side

32.5

Herath to Doherty, 1 run, he bowls a quicker one on the middle stump line and the batsman does well to tuck it to backward square leg off the back foot

32.6

Herath to McKay, no run, bowls the slider on off stump, the batsman defends it easily off the back foot

Australia 200/9   HMRKB Herath 9-0-38-2

34.1

Herath to McKay, 2 runs, he bowls it slow and short, it allows the batsman to go back and punch it past midwicket for a single

34.2

Herath to McKay, 1 run, another one that is slow and slightly short, the batsman goes back and punches it to long on

34.3

Herath to Doherty, 1 run, tossed up and full on off, the batsman drives it to long-on for a single

34.4

Herath to McKay, 2 runs, full and on the leg stump, the batsman tries to drive it to midwicket but gets an inside edge fine on the leg side

34.5

Herath to McKay, no run, he comes forward and defends the flatter delivery to the off

34.6

Herath to McKay, FOUR, the bowler gives it some air, the batsman gives it more air by smashing it to the cow corner for a one bounce four

Australia 216/9   HMRKB Herath 10-0-48-2
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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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