Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
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    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    23.4 OUT flighted ball on the middle stump, turning in, Atapattu puts his foot acroos and goes to sweep fine, beaten and ball knocks the leg stump 109/2
    9.1 OUT short of good length ball, Jayasuriya picks the length and pulls it away in the air to deep square leg, Hogg runs in and takes a good low catch diving forward 44/1
    44.1 OUT full length ball on the off stump, Sangakkara tries to loft it over but hits it straight to Symonds 212/5
    30.1 OUT; length ball on the off stump, Jayawardene uses his feet and tries to loft it over, hits it flat and straight into Clark and he does well to take it on his second attempt 133/3
    41.6 OUT; full toss on the off stump, Arnold drives it straight to Symonds at cover, soft dismissal! 200/4
    not out
    26
    36
    20
    0
    2
    130.00
    49.2 OUT; full toss again, Kapugedera hits it across and mistimes it, ball goes in the air to Symonds at mid-wicket 270/6
    49.4 RUN OUT; full toss, driven to long-on and Dilshan calls for the second run, Hussey throws at the strikers end, good flat throw and TV Umpire gives the decision 272/7
    49.5 full toss outside off stump, Muralitharan tries to hit it cross, gets the top edge and ball goes high in the air to mid-wicket, Symonds takes an easy catch 272/8
    not out
    0
    2
    0
    0
    0
    -
    Extras
    13 (lb 4, nb 2, w 7)
    TOTAL
    274/8 (50 Overs, RR: 5.48)
    Did not bat: PDRL Perera
    Fall of wickets: 1-44 (ST Jayasuriya, 9.1 ov), 2-109 (MS Atapattu, 23.4 ov), 3-133 (DPMD Jayawardene, 30.1 ov), 4-200 (RP Arnold, 41.6 ov), 5-212 (KC Sangakkara, 44.1 ov), 6-270 (CK Kapugedera, 49.2 ov), 7-272 (WPUJC Vaas, 49.4 ov), 8-272 (M Muralitharan, 49.5 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    B Lee1014804.80363111
    NW Bracken1006136.10264111
    SR Clark1014824.80312110
    A Symonds1006616.60223330
    GB Hogg1004714.70270110
  • BATSMEN
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    SR
    10.1 Gone! good length delivery on the middle and leg stump, Gilchrist swings it across and mistimes it, ball goes high up in the air to deep backward square leg, Arnold runs across and takes a good catch 51/1
    24.6 Bandara to Katich out, turned away to mid-wicket, Dilshan dives across and fields, mix-up again and Dilshan throws to Sangakkara and Katich well short of the crease 122/5
    11.1 Run out! good length ball, inside edge onto the pads, ball rolls to point, Ponting calls and keeps on running but Katich doesnt respond, terrible mix-up, Dishan picks and runs with the ball to the bowlers end to whip off the bails 52/2
    14.3 One more Run out! fraction short around the off stump, punched in front of point, takes off for a single, Dilshan quickly covers, picks and throws direct at the bowlers end, Martyn well short of the crease, amazing fielding! 64/3
    19.4 Four down! Symonds charges down the track, Muralitharan sees it and bowls a doosra outside off stump, bit flat adn Symonds completely foxed up and Sangakkara does the rest, Lankans are elated 94/4
    49.1 All over! full length ball on the off stump, Bracken drives and gets an inside edge onto the toes, ball rolls baclk down the wicket to bowler, Clarke backs up too far, Jaysuriya picks and whips off the bails 252/10
    30.6 OUT; yorker length ball on the middle and leg stump, Clarke misses and gets on the toes, big appeal but turned down by Umpire Harper, Hussey calls and goes for the single after a initial mix-up, Dilshan again picks and throws at the strikers end, Hussey well out and a suicidal run out 156/6
    33.2 OUT. flighted ball on the off stump, batsman sweeps straight to Dilshan at mid-wicket 165/7
    34.1 One more! on the leg stump, Hogg sweeps and gets the top edge, ball goes in the air to short fine leg, Jayasuriya completes the catch 166/8
    43.6 Bowled! flighted ball outside off stump, off-break, Lee moves forward and pushes, beaten by the turn and through the gate, ball crashes into the stumps 213/9
    not out
    13
    21
    16
    0
    0
    81.25
    Extras
    21 (b 2, lb 12, w 7)
    TOTAL
    252 all out (49.1 Overs, RR: 5.12)
    Did not bat: SR Clark
    Fall of wickets: 1-51 (AC Gilchrist, 10.1 ov), 2-52 (RT Ponting, 11.1 ov), 3-64 (DR Martyn, 14.3 ov), 4-94 (A Symonds, 19.4 ov), 5-122 (SM Katich, 24.6 ov), 6-156 (MEK Hussey, 30.6 ov), 7-165 (JR Hopes, 33.2 ov), 8-166 (GB Hogg, 34.1 ov), 9-213 (B Lee, 43.6 ov), 10-252 (MJ Clarke, 49.1 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    WPUJC Vaas1006006.00284110
    PDRL Perera702804.00273010
    KMDN Kulasekara904715.22312110
    M Muralitharan1004034.00322000
    HMCM Bandara1005115.10242000
    TM Dilshan20703.5070000
    ST Jayasuriya1.10504.2830000

Match Details

Toss

Sri Lanka , elected to bat first

Player Of The Match

Series result

Sri Lanka led the best-of-3-finals 1-0

Match number

Season

Match days

10 February 2006 - day/night match (50-over match)

Australia replacement

JR Hopes for SR Clark (Australia innings, 31.0 ov)

Sri Lanka replacement

HMCM Bandara for CK Kapugedera (Australia innings, 21.0 ov)

TV Umpires

Match Referee

Match Notes