ICC Cricket World Cup, 14th Match, Group A: Sri Lanka v Kenya at Colombo (RPS), Mar 1, 2011
ICC Cricket World Cup - 14th match, Group A
Sri Lanka won by 9 wickets (with 188 balls remaining)
1 March 2011 - day/night match (50-over match)

Malinga to CO Obuya, FOUR, in the air, but in the gap, full outside off stump, he went pushing at it from the crease, but it went between cover and point

Kenya 18/2   CO Obuya 8* (9b 1x4)   SL Malinga 2.3-0-12-1

Malinga to CO Obuya, FOUR, another one manages to survive, Malinga gets the edge, he went pushing at it from the crease, and it bounced in front of second slip, Kenya get away this time

Kenya 22/2   CO Obuya 12* (11b 2x4)   SL Malinga 2.5-0-16-1

Malinga to DO Obuya, FOUR, a boundary, out of nowhere, full outside off and smashed off the front foot, mid-off dives over the ball to his left, and then escorts it to the boundary

Kenya 27/2   DO Obuya 7* (17b 1x4)   SL Malinga 4-0-20-1

Mathews to DO Obuya, FOUR, shot! gets the front foot out, to the pitch of the length ball outside off, and sends it scurrying past cover, opened the face to get it in to the gap

Kenya 33/2   DO Obuya 11* (23b 2x4)   AD Mathews 0.2-0-5-0

Mathews to CO Obuya, FOUR, gets this one away fine past the lone slip, it was wide, short and sitting up, he slashed at it, and it flew past slip

Kenya 38/2   CO Obuya 19* (22b 3x4)   AD Mathews 1.2-0-9-0

Mendis to DO Obuya, FOUR, whoa, some shot that. Drifting yorker of sorts on leg stump from Mendis, David seems to be slipping and tumbling over even as he swipes hard and there's a hueg puff off dust as he makes contact. Somehow, he middles the ball and it scoots to the midwicket boundary.

Kenya 54/2   DO Obuya 21* (45b 3x4)   BAW Mendis 2.5-0-9-0

Mendis to CO Obuya, FOUR, Collins gets four, full marks for intent and bravery as he chips down the track despite not reading most of the over. He gets far enough to reach the pitch of the ball and then just lofts through the line over wide mid off. No fielders back, and four to the cause

Kenya 63/2   CO Obuya 30* (61b 4x4)   BAW Mendis 4-0-14-0

Kulasekara to Tikolo, FOUR, the slower bouncer goes wrong for Kula, Tikolo latches on to the half tracker and pulls it away through midwicket for the first boundary in ages

Kenya 117/3   SO Tikolo 7* (15b 1x4)   KMDN Kulasekara 6.4-1-13-1

Malinga to Odhiambo, FOUR, low full toss at 143.3 kph, he gets some bat on it, and it runs away wide of mid off, for a boundary, just seemed a prod

Kenya 132/6   NN Odhiambo 4* (2b 1x4)   SL Malinga 6.3-0-29-2

Malinga to Odhiambo, FOUR, now he goes down on a knee and looks to go over cow corner, the outside edge takes it very fine on the off side, no chance for any man, not even third man

Kenya 136/6   NN Odhiambo 8* (3b 2x4)   SL Malinga 6.4-0-33-2





  • RHB


  • RHB