ICC World Cup - 43rd match, Super Eights

Australia v Sri Lanka

Australia won by 7 wickets (with 44 balls remaining)

Sri Lanka innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal WU Tharanga c Hayden b Bracken 6 33 22 0 0 27.27
View dismissal ST Jayasuriya lbw b Bracken 12 21 12 2 0 100.00
View dismissal KC Sangakkara lbw b McGrath 0 6 4 0 0 0.00
View dismissal DPMD Jayawardene* st †Gilchrist b Hogg 72 133 88 5 1 81.81
View dismissal LPC Silva c Clarke b Hogg 64 119 107 6 0 59.81
View dismissal TM Dilshan c Hodge b Tait 7 13 12 0 0 58.33
View dismissal RP Arnold b Tait 3 15 10 0 0 30.00
View dismissal MF Maharoof c Symonds b Bracken 25 40 22 4 0 113.63
View dismissal KMDN Kulasekara c Hayden b Bracken 1 5 5 0 0 20.00
View dismissal HMCM Bandara c Hogg b McGrath 17 23 19 0 2 89.47
CRD Fernando not out 0 4 0 0 0 -
Extras (lb 5, w 11, nb 3) 19
Total (all out; 49.4 overs; 208 mins) 226 (4.55 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-26 (Jayasuriya, 4.3 ov), 2-27 (Sangakkara, 5.3 ov), 3-27 (Tharanga, 6.4 ov), 4-167 (Silva, 37.2 ov), 5-174 (Jayawardene, 39.4 ov), 6-178 (Dilshan, 40.6 ov), 7-183 (Arnold, 42.4 ov), 8-184 (Kulasekara, 43.3 ov), 9-218 (Bandara, 48.6 ov), 10-226 (Maharoof, 49.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets NW Bracken 9.4 3 19 4 1.96 (1w)
View wickets SW Tait 10 0 68 2 6.80 (1nb, 6w)
View wickets GD McGrath 9 1 48 2 5.33 (1nb)
View wickets GB Hogg 10 0 35 2 3.50
A Symonds 3 0 15 0 5.00 (1nb)
MJ Clarke 8 0 36 0 4.50
Australia innings (target: 227 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AC Gilchrist lbw b Arnold 30 65 49 4 0 61.22
View dismissal ML Hayden c Dilshan b Arnold 41 56 30 5 2 136.66
RT Ponting* not out 66 116 80 4 1 82.50
View dismissal MJ Clarke c Dilshan b Bandara 23 38 31 4 0 74.19
A Symonds not out 63 66 71 5 2 88.73
Extras (w 4, nb 5) 9
Total (3 wickets; 42.4 overs; 173 mins) 232 (5.43 runs per over)
Did not bat MEK Hussey, BJ Hodge, GB Hogg, NW Bracken, SW Tait, GD McGrath
Fall of wickets 1-76 (Hayden, 11.5 ov), 2-79 (Gilchrist, 13.3 ov), 3-126 (Clarke, 23.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CRD Fernando 6 1 36 0 6.00 (3nb, 3w)
MF Maharoof 7 0 52 0 7.42 (1nb)
KMDN Kulasekara 4 0 20 0 5.00 (1nb)
View wickets RP Arnold 4 0 20 2 5.00 (1w)
View wicket HMCM Bandara 9.4 0 53 1 5.48
ST Jayasuriya 6 0 32 0 5.33
TM Dilshan 6 0 19 0 3.16
Match details
Toss Sri Lanka, who chose to bat
Points Australia 2, Sri Lanka 0
Player of the match NW Bracken (Australia)
Umpires Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and BR Doctrove
TV umpire MR Benson (England)
Match referee MJ Procter (South Africa)
Reserve umpire DJ Harper (Australia)
Match notes
  • Sri Lanka innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 12.4 overs (80 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 59/3 in 15.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 13, LPC Silva 15)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 85 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 19, LPC Silva 27, Ex 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 26.4 overs (167 balls), Extras 14
  • Power Play 3: Overs 27.1 - 32.0
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 64 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 150 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 50, LPC Silva 48, Ex 6)
  • LPC Silva: 50 off 91 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 148/3 in 34.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 59, LPC Silva 55)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 34.2 overs (214 balls), Extras 16
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 47.3 overs (294 balls), Extras 17
  • Australia innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 9.2 overs (62 balls), Extras 6
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 62 balls (AC Gilchrist 25, ML Hayden 21, Ex 6)
  • Lunch: Australia - 0/0
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Drinks: Australia - 79/2 in 13.3 overs (RT Ponting 2)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Australia: 100 runs in 18.4 overs (119 balls), Extras 7
  • Australia: 150 runs in 28.2 overs (178 balls), Extras 8
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 56 balls (RT Ponting 17, A Symonds 34, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Australia - 182/3 in 33.0 overs (RT Ponting 42, A Symonds 38)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 67 balls (3 x 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 37.1 overs (232 balls), Extras 9
  • A Symonds: 50 off 56 balls (4 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 113 balls (RT Ponting 35, A Symonds 63, Ex 2)
  • Official Attendance - 10,663
 
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Apr 16, 2007

A fan dressed in a green and gold Spiderman outfit cheers for Australia, Australia v Sri Lanka, Super Eights, Grenada, April 16, 2007

A fan dressed in a green and gold Spiderman outfit cheers for Australia

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Apr 16, 2007

Ricky Ponting cuts during yet another power-packed knock, Australia v Sri Lanka, Super Eights, Grenada, April 16, 2007

Ricky Ponting cuts during yet another power-packed knock

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