Warne-Muralitharan Trophy - 1st Test

Sri Lanka v Australia

Australia won by 125 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

53.3

Welegedara to Haddin, no run, angled away, easy for Haddin to leave it be

53.4

Welegedara to Haddin, no run, pitches middle and leg, swings away towards of, defended towards cover

53.5

Welegedara to Haddin, no run, Beaten! Pitches middle and off, just short of a length, seams away, beats the hanging bat

53.6

Welegedara to Haddin, no run, slower offcutter, Haddin is caught pushing in front of his body, it falls short of short extra cover, though

Australia 157/5   BJ Haddin 0* (4b)

54.5

Dilshan to Haddin, FOUR, Haddin edges first ball of spin! Doesn't turn in as much as he expects it to, ends up playing inside the line, the edge goes between keeper and slip. Didn't carry as far as slip, though

54.6

Dilshan to Haddin, no run, turning into the pads, defended to leg

Australia 162/5   BJ Haddin 4* (6b 1x4)

56.1

Dilshan to Haddin, 1 run, sharp offbreak, helped around the corner for one

Australia 171/5   BJ Haddin 5* (7b 1x4)

57.1

Welegedara to Haddin, FOUR, lovely extra cover drive. This is pitched on a length, wide outside off, Haddin is on a knee, and drives it through extra cover. All along the ground

57.2

Welegedara to Haddin, no run, this is closer to off, and Haddin leaves it be

57.3

Welegedara to Haddin, no run, full, middle and leg, moving towards off, defended back

57.4

Welegedara to Haddin, no run, short of a length, swinging away, pushed to cover

57.5

Welegedara to Haddin, no run, short of a length, defended with an angled bat

57.6

Welegedara to Haddin, 1 run, similar delivery, but Haddin places this to the right of point, and rushes through for a single

Australia 176/5   BJ Haddin 10* (13b 2x4)

58.1

Dilshan to Haddin, no run, flat offbreak, into the pads, defended

58.2

Dilshan to Haddin, no run, another quick offbreak, turned to midwicket

58.3

Dilshan to Haddin, no run, goes deep into the crease to block this flat delivery outside off

58.4

Dilshan to Haddin, 1 run, full, on the pads, pushed to long-on

Australia 177/5   BJ Haddin 11* (17b 2x4)

59.2

Welegedara to Haddin, no run, full, around off, defended with an open face

59.3

Welegedara to Haddin, no run, short of a length, kicks off again, hits Haddin's fingers, but the ball doesn't lob up

59.4

Welegedara to Haddin, 1 run, more good running, tips this towards cover, and rushes through for one

Australia 180/5   BJ Haddin 12* (20b 2x4)

60.1

Herath to Haddin, no run, tossed up just outside off, Haddin shoulders arms and watches it turn away

60.2

Herath to Haddin, no run, Haddin is forward to defend this length ball outside off

60.3

Herath to Haddin, no run, tossed up, slightly wide, left alone

60.4

Herath to Haddin, no run, this is the straighter one, less air, Haddin goes back to defend

60.5

Herath to Haddin, no run, slight flight, and Haddin is quick to press forward. Defends this back

60.6

Herath to Haddin, no run, another forward-defensive, this time towards cover

Australia 180/5   BJ Haddin 12* (26b 2x4)

61.4

Randiv to Haddin, no run, Lovely bowling. You could see the extra revs on this. Pitched outside off, turned back, through the gap, hit the knee roll. Extra bounce saved an lbw here

61.5

Randiv to Haddin, no run, flighted outside off, defended to cover

61.6

Randiv to Haddin, no run, flatter, quicker, stays back and plays this back to the bowler

Australia 181/5   BJ Haddin 12* (29b 2x4)

62.3

Herath to Haddin, no run, Haddin presses half-forward to defend this

62.4

Herath to Haddin, no run, huge turn, Warnesque, pitches outside leg, beats the bat, hits the back pad in front of off. Sri Lanka are excited about a catch to gully, but it hasn't hit bat

62.5

Herath to Haddin, no run, smothers the spin after pressing forward

62.6

Herath to Haddin, no run, flighted outside off, left alone

Australia 182/5   BJ Haddin 12* (33b 2x4)

64.1

Herath to Haddin, 1 run, full, on the pads, worked wide of midwicket for one

Australia 187/5   BJ Haddin 13* (34b 2x4)

65.1

Randiv to Haddin, SIX, lovely straight drive. Beautiful swing of the arms after taking half a step down the track. Right over the bowler's head

65.2

Randiv to Haddin, no run, flighted outside off, this time Haddin defends

65.3

Randiv to Haddin, FOUR, more elegant batting from Haddin. Comes forward again, and swings his arms through it rather than trying to hit it hard. Clears mid-on with ease

65.4

Randiv to Haddin, no run, driven along the ground, towards extra cover

65.5

Randiv to Haddin, 1 run, Nearly there! Sharp offbreak, Haddin pushes at it in front of his body, gets an inside edge that bisects forward and backward short legs

Australia 198/5   BJ Haddin 24* (39b 3x4 1x6)

66.1

Herath to Haddin, no run, full outside off, defended back to Herath

66.2

Herath to Haddin, no run, slower through the air, middle and leg, turning towards off, Haddin defends off the back foot

66.3

Herath to Haddin, no run, this one keeps drifting in, Haddin plays it late, back to the bowler

66.4

Herath to Haddin, no run, flighted outside off, Haddin doesn't play at it

66.5

Herath to Haddin, no run, low-arm this time, it turns big too, but it is pitched well outside off, and he doesn't play at it

66.6

Herath to Haddin, no run, flat, accurate, defended off the back foot

Australia 198/5   BJ Haddin 24* (45b 3x4 1x6)

67.3

Randiv to Haddin, OUT, Sharp offbreak, sharp catch! This is quick, turning in sharply, Haddin turns it around the corner... around the corner is Mathews at backward short leg who takes a smart low catch in front of him

BJ Haddin c Mathews b Randiv 24 (44m 46b 3x4 1x6) SR: 52.17

Australia 205/6   BJ Haddin 24 (46b 3x4 1x6)
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Series Results
Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (SSC) - Sep 16-20, 2011
Match drawn
Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele - Sep 8-12, 2011
Match drawn
Sri Lanka v Australia at Galle - Aug 31-Sep 3, 2011
Australia won by 125 runs
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Sep 3, 2011

Australia celebrate their 125-run win against Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka v Australia, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, September 3, 2011

Australia celebrate their 125-run win against Sri Lanka

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Sep 3, 2011

The two captains, Michael Clarke and Tillkaratne Dilshane shake hands after Test, Sri Lanka v Australia, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, September 3, 2011

The two captains, Michael Clarke and Tillkaratne Dilshane shake hands after Test

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