Australia in Sri Lanka ODI Series - 4th ODI

Sri Lanka v Australia

Australia won by 5 wickets (with 132 balls remaining)

27.4

Doherty to Kulasekara, no run, tossed up ball, patted down the track

27.5

Doherty to Kulasekara, no run, bounces from a length, he goes back to push on the off side

27.6

Doherty to Kulasekara, no run, slanted in full and he pushes it down the track carefully

Sri Lanka 101/5   KMDN Kulasekara 0* (3b)

28.3

Watson to Kulasekara, no run, tight line around middle, he blocks with bat and pad together

28.4

Watson to Kulasekara, no run, back of a length delivery pushed on the off side

28.5

Watson to Kulasekara, 1 run, worked towards midwicket from the crease

Sri Lanka 103/5   KMDN Kulasekara 1* (6b)

29.1

Doherty to Kulasekara, no run, tossed up ball, he is doing that more now, pushed towards mid on

29.2

Doherty to Kulasekara, no run, defended off the front foot on the off side

29.3

Doherty to Kulasekara, FOUR, whoa, Kula decides to have a go and connects well, swings from middle and off against the turn, well there is not much from doherty and he gets it well over mid on

29.4

Doherty to Kulasekara, no run, gets forward and smothers one full around off

29.5

Doherty to Kulasekara, no run, had a look a one bowled slowly flat outside off, but let it go in the end

29.6

Doherty to Kulasekara, no run, comes forward and pushes on the leg side

Sri Lanka 111/5   KMDN Kulasekara 5* (12b 1x4)

30.3

Watson to Kulasekara, 1 run, shortish, sitting up outside off and Kula punches to sweeper cover

30.5

Watson to Kulasekara, no run, pushed away off the back foot on the leg side

30.6

Watson to Kulasekara, no run, almost played on, too close to the body and the off stump, Kula tries to chop it towards third man, inside edge on to pad saves him

Sri Lanka 114/5   KMDN Kulasekara 6* (15b 1x4)

31.2

Doherty to Kulasekara, 1 run, outside edge as he presses forward, but there is no one at slip and it goes towards short third man who fumbles and lets it through

31.5

Doherty to Kulasekara, no run, flighted one blocked down the track

31.6

Doherty to Kulasekara, no run, bowled fullish on off from wide of the crease, he gets forward to block

Sri Lanka 117/5   KMDN Kulasekara 7* (18b 1x4)

32.3

Watson to Kulasekara, OUT, another one goes, Watson gets it to move in from a length, Kula is caught on the back foot, and the ball sneaks past his push to crash in to the pad and umpire Asoka has no issues with that

KMDN Kulasekara lbw b Watson 7 (19m 19b 1x4 0x6) SR: 36.84

Sri Lanka 118/6   KMDN Kulasekara 7 (19b 1x4)
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 20, 2011

Seekkuge Prasanna picked up three wickets in an over, Sri Lanka v Australia, 4th ODI, R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo, August 20, 2011

Seekkuge Prasanna picked up three wickets in an over

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Aug 20, 2011

Tillakaratne Dilshan jumps as he tries to evade a throw, Sri Lanka v Australia, 4th ODI, R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo, August 20, 2011

Tillakaratne Dilshan jumps as he tries to evade a throw

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