ICC World Cup - 43rd match, Super Eights

Australia v Sri Lanka

Australia won by 7 wickets (with 44 balls remaining)

37.3

Hogg to Dilshan, 1 run, tossed up full, he uses he feet well and flicks to midwicket to get off the mark first ball

Sri Lanka 168/4   TM Dilshan 1* (1b)

38.2

Clarke to Dilshan, no run, flatter one comes into him as he goes back and pushes it to Clarke

38.3

Clarke to Dilshan, 1 run, tossed up on a length, Dilshan stands and punches to mid-off for one

38.5

Clarke to Dilshan, 1 run, quicker, flatter, and Dilshan cuts past point for the single

Sri Lanka 173/4   TM Dilshan 3* (4b)

39.1

Hogg to Dilshan, no run, much quicker, some good bouncer too and he misses out on the cut

39.2

Hogg to Dilshan, no run, short again, he cuts but cant beat point

39.3

Hogg to Dilshan, 1 run, flighted on leg stump, he sweeps to short fine leg

Sri Lanka 174/4   TM Dilshan 4* (7b)

40.1

Tait to Dilshan, no run, full in the zone, he can only dig it out to Ponting at point

40.2

Tait to Dilshan, 2 runs, fullish outside off stump, Dilshan carves it out to deep cover of the back foot

40.3

Tait to Dilshan, no run, overpitched again, and this time he can only drive to the man at cover

40.4

Tait to Dilshan, 1 run, back of a length outside off stump, Dilshan drives off the back foot through point for one

40.6

Tait to Dilshan, OUT, banged in short outside off stump, Dilshan hooks, awfully mistimed, and the ball just bobs up for Hodge to pouch a dolly at square leg

TM Dilshan c Hodge b Tait 7 (13m 12b 0x4 0x6) SR: 58.33

Sri Lanka 178/6   TM Dilshan 7 (12b)
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Photos

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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