ICC World Cup - 45th match, Super Eights

Ireland v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 240 balls remaining)

Ireland innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal JP Bray c Arnold b Maharoof 20 32 29 4 0 68.96
View dismissal WTS Porterfield c Jayasuriya b Maharoof 17 79 51 1 0 33.33
View dismissal AC Botha c †Sangakkara b Maharoof 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal EJG Morgan c †Sangakkara b Maharoof 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal NJ O'Brien c †Sangakkara b Muralitharan 4 46 28 0 0 14.28
View dismissal KJ O'Brien c Jayasuriya b Muralitharan 2 14 4 0 0 50.00
View dismissal KED Carroll b Muralitharan 0 1 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal DT Johnston* run out (Maharoof) 0 5 4 0 0 0.00
View dismissal WK McCallan lbw b Muralitharan 0 10 9 0 0 0.00
View dismissal D Langford-Smith lbw b Vaas 18 29 21 2 1 85.71
WB Rankin not out 7 20 17 1 0 41.17
Extras (lb 5, w 2, nb 2) 9
Total (all out; 27.4 overs; 125 mins) 77 (2.78 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-28 (Bray, 7.3 ov), 2-28 (Botha, 7.5 ov), 3-28 (Morgan, 7.6 ov), 4-46 (Porterfield, 17.6 ov), 5-48 (NJ O'Brien, 18.2 ov), 6-48 (Carroll, 18.4 ov), 7-49 (Johnston, 19.4 ov), 8-49 (KJ O'Brien, 20.1 ov), 9-54 (McCallan, 22.4 ov), 10-77 (Langford-Smith, 27.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket WPUJC Vaas 5.4 1 18 1 3.17 (1nb)
KMDN Kulasekara 7 3 10 0 1.42
View wickets MF Maharoof 10 3 25 4 2.50 (1nb)
View wickets M Muralitharan 5 0 19 4 3.80 (2w)
Sri Lanka innings (target: 78 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal WU Tharanga c Porterfield b Rankin 0 5 7 0 0 0.00
ST Jayasuriya not out 24 51 20 3 1 120.00
View dismissal KC Sangakkara c Carroll b Langford-Smith 10 15 9 1 0 111.11
DPMD Jayawardene* not out 39 30 27 6 1 144.44
Extras (w 5, nb 3) 8
Total (2 wickets; 10 overs; 51 mins) 81 (8.10 runs per over)
Did not bat LPC Silva, TM Dilshan, RP Arnold, MF Maharoof, WPUJC Vaas, KMDN Kulasekara, M Muralitharan
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Tharanga, 0.6 ov), 2-25 (Sangakkara, 3.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket WB Rankin 4 0 36 1 9.00 (3nb, 2w)
View wicket D Langford-Smith 3 0 29 1 9.66 (3w)
AC Botha 1 0 4 0 4.00
KJ O'Brien 1 0 4 0 4.00
KED Carroll 1 0 8 0 8.00
Match details
Toss Sri Lanka, who chose to field
Points Sri Lanka 2, Ireland 0
Player of the match MF Maharoof (Sri Lanka)
Umpires MR Benson (England) and BR Doctrove
TV umpire DJ Harper (Australia)
Match referee BC Broad (England)
Reserve umpire Aleem Dar (Pakistan)
Match notes
  • Ireland innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Drinks: Ireland - 44/3 in 17.0 overs (WTS Porterfield 16, NJ O'Brien 3)
  • Ireland: 50 runs in 20.4 overs (127 balls), Extras 6
  • Sri Lanka innings
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 5.5 overs (43 balls), Extras 8
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 38 balls (ST Jayasuriya 15, DPMD Jayawardene 35, Ex 2)
  • Official Attendance - 7,335
 
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Australia won by 53 runs (D/L method)
Australia v South Africa at Gros Islet - Apr 25, 2007
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New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Kingston - Apr 24, 2007
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West Indies v England at Bridgetown - Apr 21, 2007
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Australia v New Zealand at St George's - Apr 20, 2007
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Photos

Apr 18, 2007

Malcolm Speed sits in a packed stand, Ireland v Sri Lanka, Super Eights, National Stadium, Grenada, April 18, 2007

Malcolm Speed sits in a packed stand

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Apr 18, 2007

Mahela Jayawardene swivels around while attempting to pull, Ireland v Sri Lanka, Super Eights, National Stadium, Grenada, April 18, 2007

Mahela Jayawardene swivels around while attempting to pull

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