Australia in Sri Lanka ODI Series - 1st ODI

Sri Lanka v Australia

Australia won by 7 wickets (with 71 balls remaining)

19.2

Bollinger to BMAJ Mendis, no run, gets forward to a pacy fullish delivery and it pops towards covers

19.3

Bollinger to BMAJ Mendis, no run, shuffles well across to a short of a length ball and works it towards short midwicket, Doug is really charging in now

19.4

Bollinger to BMAJ Mendis, 1 run, shuffles and gets on top of a shortish one that rises on him, he drops it in front of square leg and darts across

Sri Lanka 102/5   BMAJ Mendis 1* (3b)

20.1

Johnson to BMAJ Mendis, no run, hits the bat hard with a length ball that kicks high in to the defensive blade of Mendis

20.2

Johnson to BMAJ Mendis, 1 run, rips it full for the leg stump, he gets bat to it just in time to clip to deep midwicket

20.5

Johnson to BMAJ Mendis, OUT, Johnson is pumped up, he has gone through Mendis' defenses with a pacy yorker from over the stumps that swung in a bit late to clatter in to off and middle

BMAJ Mendis b Johnson 2 (8m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

Sri Lanka 112/6   BMAJ Mendis 2 (6b)
Series Results
Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 22, 2011
Sri Lanka won by 4 wickets (with 18 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 20, 2011
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 132 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v Australia at Hambantota - Aug 16, 2011
Sri Lanka won by 78 runs
Sri Lanka v Australia at Hambantota - Aug 14, 2011
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 70 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele - Aug 10, 2011
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 71 balls remaining)
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Aug 10, 2011

The Sri Lankans congratulate Michael Clarke, Sri Lanka v Australia, 1st ODI, Pallekele, August 10, 2011

The Sri Lankans congratulate Michael Clarke

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Aug 10, 2011

Ricky Ponting was bowled by Suraj Randiv, Sri Lanka v Australia, 1st ODI, Pallekele, August 10, 2011

Ricky Ponting was bowled by Suraj Randiv

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