88dThe bulletin by Peter English

Jayasuriya sets up 51-run win for Sri Lanka

Australia suffocated under a massive total set up by Sanath Jayasuriya's century-making return from a shoulder injury as Sri Lanka won 51 runs

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Statistics

Best performances - Batsmen

ST Jayasuriya
114(96) 10x4 - 4x6
Control %80%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 24 runs
  • 1x4 - 0x6
0 4 30 19 14 16 10 15
KC Sangakkara
78(95) 7x4 - 0x6
Control %90%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 36 runs
  • 2x4 - 0x6
1 0 4 14 29 4 13 9

Best performances - Bowlers

HMCM Bandara
O10
M0
R58
W4
Eco5.80
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
PDRL Perera
O9
M2
R37
W2
Eco4.11
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

END OF OVER:
50 | 2 Runs 2 Wkts | AUS: 258/10 (52 runs required, RR: 5.16)

  • GB Hogg22 (30b)
  • HMCM Bandara10-0-58-4
  • ST Jayasuriya8-0-50-0
49.6
W
Bandara to Bracken, OUT, Bandara to Bracken, OUT (Caught), All over! short ball outside the off stump, Bracken pulls it straight to Atapattu at mid wicket, Sri Lanka wins the match by 51 runs

NW Bracken c Atapattu b Bandara 0 (2m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

49.5
0
Bandara to Bracken, no run, Bandara to Bracken, length ball, Bracken drives through the off side, no runs, fielded by Dilshan
49.4
1
Bandara to Hogg, 1 run, Bandara to Hogg, Dropped, flighed delivery outside the leg stump, Hogg sweeps it and ends up top edge, Muralitharan dropped the difficult one, 1 run, fielded by Muralitharan

Last man Nathan Bracken comes in and at non-striker end

49.3
W
Bandara to Hopes, OUT, Bandara to Hopes, OUT (Caught), Gone! tossed up delivery on the stump, Hopes slog sweeps it, ball balloons towards deep mid wicket, Vaas under the ball and took the catch

JR Hopes c Vaas b Bandara 43 (58m 46b 3x4 0x6) SR: 93.47

49.2
0
Bandara to Hopes, no run, Bandara to Hopes, length ball outside the off stump, Hopes cuts it, no runs, fielded by Atapattu
49.1
1
Bandara to Hogg, 1 run, Bandara to Hogg, good length but down leg, Hogg sweeping, no runs, fielded by Mubarak