ICC Cricket World Cup, 2010/11 / Commentary

ICC Cricket World Cup - 26th match, Group A

Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe

Sri Lanka won by 139 runs

45.6

Utseya to Jayawardene, 1 run, going straight on wide outside off stump, Mahela goes back and plays the loveliest of cut shots that goes to sweeper cover

Sri Lanka 291/2   DPMD Jayawardene 1* (1b)

46.1

Price to Jayawardene, FOUR, Mahela makes some room and gets enough on the cut to go past short third man and beat him to the boundary

46.2

Price to Jayawardene, 1 run, fired in outside leg, where Mahela had set himself up, but ended up chipping it in the air towards long on

46.4

Price to Jayawardene, 1 wide, pushed through quickly a mile down the leg side, Mahela makes no attempt to get to it

46.4

Price to Jayawardene, no run, this one is much closer to leg stump, he does not connect with the sweep

46.5

Price to Jayawardene, 2 runs, good running, as if all those big shots were not enough, flicked through the vacant midwicket region, and they take two by the time deep midwicket gets to it

46.6

Price to Jayawardene, 1 run, 300 comes up for Sri Lanka with three overs to go, Mahela gets it with a sweep to fine leg off a full delivery

Sri Lanka 300/3   DPMD Jayawardene 9* (6b 1x4)

47.1

Mpofu to Jayawardene, OUT, Mahela goes now, gets outside leg and lifts a fullish slower one right to long on who takes a fine high catch

DPMD Jayawardene c Chakabva b Mpofu 9 (7m 7b 1x4 0x6) SR: 128.57

Sri Lanka 300/4   DPMD Jayawardene 9 (7b 1x4)

Photos

Mar 10, 2011

Tillakaratne Dilshan celebrates his fourth wicket, Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe, Group A, World Cup, Pallekele, March 10, 2011

Tillakaratne Dilshan celebrates his fourth wicket

© Associated Press

Mar 10, 2011

Mahela Jayawardene drops a catch to deny Tillakaratne Dilshan a hat-trick, Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe, Group A, World Cup, Pallekele, March 10, 2011

Mahela Jayawardene drops a catch to deny Tillakaratne Dilshan a hat-trick

© AFP

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