Australia in Sri Lanka ODI Series - 5th ODI

Sri Lanka v Australia

Sri Lanka won by 4 wickets (with 18 balls remaining)

28.1

Prasanna to MEK Hussey, no run, full and wide outside off, Hussey gets his front leg well outside off as he leaves the ball

28.2

Prasanna to MEK Hussey, no run, Hussey stays in the crease and looks to steer that outside off ball towards cover, he's beaten

28.3

Prasanna to MEK Hussey, no run, pushed towards mid-off, Hussey wants one, Clarke asks him to stay put

28.4

Prasanna to MEK Hussey, no run, outside off, Hussey shoulders arms

28.5

Prasanna to MEK Hussey, no run, once more well outside off, left alone

28.6

Prasanna to MEK Hussey, no run, a maiden from Prasanna, the first since the first over of the innings, Hussey tucks the final ball of the over to midwicket

Australia 131/3   MEK Hussey 0* (6b)

29.2

BAW Mendis to MEK Hussey, 1 run, length ball outside off, Hussey steps forward and drive that towards deep extra cover to get off the mark

29.5

BAW Mendis to MEK Hussey, 1 wide, sprays this down the leg side, Hussey tries to sweep but doesn't connect

29.5

BAW Mendis to MEK Hussey, 1 run, Mendis lucky that only went for a single, it slipped out of his hand and was a half-tracker, sat up for Hussey who could only slug it deep backward square leg

Australia 136/3   MEK Hussey 2* (8b)

30.2

Prasanna to MEK Hussey, 1 run, defended to the off side and the batsmen zip through for a single

30.4

Prasanna to MEK Hussey, no run, length ball outside off, once more Hussey defends to the off side, Clarke rejects the call for a single

30.5

Prasanna to MEK Hussey, 1 run, gets to the pitch and punches it towards long-on

Australia 141/3   MEK Hussey 4* (11b)

31.1

BAW Mendis to MEK Hussey, 1 run, full ball is punched towards mid-off

31.3

BAW Mendis to MEK Hussey, no run, huge appeal, the straighter one from Mendis, Huseey misses that one and is struck below the knee roll, that might have been slipping down leg, replays show it is going to hit leg, Hussey lucky to survive

31.4

BAW Mendis to MEK Hussey, 1 run

31.6

BAW Mendis to MEK Hussey, no run

Australia 145/3   MEK Hussey 6* (15b)

32.3

Prasanna to MEK Hussey, OUT, the googly does the job, Hussey looking to drive that one, doesn't read the turn, gets a thin outside edge, Sanga collects and that's another wicket for Sri Lanka, big innings coming up this for David Hussey

MEK Hussey c †Sangakkara b Prasanna 6 (17m 16b 0x4 0x6) SR: 37.50

Australia 146/4   MEK Hussey 6 (16b)
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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Photos

Aug 22, 2011

Australia with the trophy after their 3-2 win over Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka v Australia, 5th ODI, Colombo, August 22, 2011

Australia with the trophy after their 3-2 win over Sri Lanka

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Aug 22, 2011

Australia get together after Xavier Doherty snags Chamara Silva, Sri Lanka v Australia, 5th ODI, Colombo, August 22, 2011

Australia get together after Xavier Doherty snags Chamara Silva

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