Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

DPMD Jayawardene
61(45) 5x4 - 2x6
Control %73%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 22 runs
  • 0x4 - 2x6
6 8 7 12 8 16 1 3
SE Marsh
47(40) 2x4 - 2x6
Control %75%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 16 runs
  • 0x4 - 1x6
2 3 2 3 10 12 7 8

Best performances - Bowlers

KMDN Kulasekara
O3
M0
R18
W1
Eco6.00
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
GJ Maxwell
O4
M0
R23
W1
Eco5.75
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Partnerships

Sri Lanka - Innings

15
TM Dilshan6 (10)
MDKJ Perera2 (7)
18
LD Chandimal5 (9)
MDKJ Perera12 (7)
6
DPMD Jayawardene4 (4)
MDKJ Perera1 (3)
63
DPMD Jayawardene34 (28)
BMAJ Mendis25 (24)
59*
DPMD Jayawardene23 (13)
NLTC Perera35 (15)

Australia - Innings

10
AJ Finch3 (3)
DA Warner7 (6)
10
SE Marsh5 (13)
AJ Finch4 (3)
86
SE Marsh39 (25)
GJ Bailey45 (36)
13*
SE Marsh3 (2)
GJ Maxwell8 (3)

Manhattan

Run rate graph

Worm

  • Bailey eager to find a death bowler

    George Bailey believes finding bowlers who can restrict runs at the death will be one of the keys for Australia as they prepare for the 2014 World Twenty20

  • Ugly finish just 'heat of the moment'

    The Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews and his Australia counterpart George Bailey have played down the ugly scenes at the end of the second Twenty20

  • Sri Lanka cling on for last-ball win

    Thisara Perera was the difference with the bat and then held his nerve, although only barely, with the ball to seal a two-run victory off the final delivery of a rain-reduced chase

  • 'We need to take more batting risks' - Maxwell

    When asked what areas Australia needed to improve in order to level the Twenty20 series after their loss to Sri Lanka in Sydney, allrounder Glenn Maxwell's answer was revealing: batting, bowling and fielding

Australia 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st10AJ FinchDA Warner
2nd10SE MarshAJ Finch
3rd86SE MarshGJ Bailey
4th13SE MarshGJ Maxwell