ICC World Cup - 1st semi final

New Zealand v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 81 runs

0.3

Franklin to Jayasuriya, no run, back of a length well outside off stump, low carry through to the 'keeper as Jayasuriya shuffles and leaves it be

0.4

Franklin to Jayasuriya, no run, fuller this time, and he gets well forward and defend into the covers, compact defence there

0.5

Franklin to Jayasuriya, 1 run, back of a length outside off stump, he shuffles hurriedly and uses soft hands to push in front of point for a very risky single

Sri Lanka 2/0   ST Jayasuriya 1* (3b)

2.1

Franklin to Jayasuriya, no run, good length on off stump, he gets forward and defends it to point

2.2

Franklin to Jayasuriya, no run, back of a length on off stump, he shuffles and turns it straight to square leg

2.3

Franklin to Jayasuriya, OUT, cleaned 'em up! Full outside off stump, swings in enough to lure Jayasuriya forward and flick across the line, only to miss it all ends up and hear the death rattle behind him! Franklin roars out his delight! Thats a big, big wicket early

ST Jayasuriya b Franklin 1 (11m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 16.66

Sri Lanka 13/1   ST Jayasuriya 1 (6b)
Tournament Results
Australia v Sri Lanka at Bridgetown - Apr 28, 2007
Australia won by 53 runs (D/L method)
Australia v South Africa at Gros Islet - Apr 25, 2007
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 111 balls remaining)
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Kingston - Apr 24, 2007
Sri Lanka won by 81 runs
West Indies v England at Bridgetown - Apr 21, 2007
England won by 1 wicket (with 1 ball remaining)
Australia v New Zealand at St George's - Apr 20, 2007
Australia won by 215 runs
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Photos

Apr 24, 2007

Mahela Jayawardene cracks the ball through point , New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 1st semi-final, Jamaica, April 24, 2007

Mahela Jayawardene cracks the ball through point

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Apr 24, 2007

James Franklin shows his frustration, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 1st semi-final, Jamaica, April 24, 2007

James Franklin shows his frustration

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