VB Series - 8th match

Australia v Sri Lanka

Australia won by 6 wickets (with 54 balls remaining)

Sri Lanka innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal J Mubarak c Hodge b Clark 15 52 34 1 0 44.11
View dismissal ST Jayasuriya c †Gilchrist b Lee 0 11 7 0 0 0.00
View dismissal KC Sangakkara run out (Symonds) 6 19 11 0 0 54.54
View dismissal DPMD Jayawardene c McGrath b Symonds 69 144 93 4 0 74.19
View dismissal RP Arnold c Clarke b Clark 56 107 87 1 0 64.36
View dismissal TM Dilshan run out (Hogg/McGrath) 35 47 33 3 0 106.06
View dismissal CK Kapugedera c Hogg b Lee 22 33 25 2 0 88.00
WPUJC Vaas* not out 6 9 7 0 0 85.71
View dismissal KMDN Kulasekara run out (Symonds) 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
M Muralitharan not out 3 2 2 0 0 150.00
Extras (lb 12, w 9) 21
Total (8 wickets; 50 overs; 225 mins) 233 (4.66 runs per over)
Did not bat CRD Fernando
Fall of wickets 1-6 (Jayasuriya, 2.5 ov), 2-16 (Sangakkara, 7.1 ov), 3-27 (Mubarak, 10.3 ov), 4-148 (Arnold, 36.3 ov), 5-170 (Jayawardene, 40.4 ov), 6-224 (Dilshan, 47.6 ov), 7-225 (Kapugedera, 48.4 ov), 8-227 (Kulasekara, 49.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wickets B Lee 10 0 42 2 4.20 35 3 0 (1w)
GD McGrath 10 2 35 0 3.50 40 3 0 (1w)
View wickets SR Clark 10 0 40 2 4.00 32 2 0 (2w)
View wicket A Symonds 10 0 54 1 5.40 17 1 0 (1w)
GB Hogg 10 0 50 0 5.00 24 2 0 (1w)
Australia innings (target: 234 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AC Gilchrist*† c & b Muralitharan 116 131 105 11 4 110.47
View dismissal SM Katich b Vaas 82 154 110 7 0 74.54
View dismissal BJ Hodge c †Sangakkara b Fernando 2 6 5 0 0 40.00
DR Martyn not out 13 34 20 1 0 65.00
View dismissal A Symonds c Jayawardene b Vaas 5 6 3 1 0 166.66
MJ Clarke not out 9 10 8 1 0 112.50
Extras (lb 1, w 4, nb 5) 10
Total (4 wickets; 41 overs; 176 mins) 237 (5.78 runs per over)
Did not bat MEK Hussey, GB Hogg, B Lee, GD McGrath, SR Clark
Fall of wickets 1-191 (Gilchrist, 32.2 ov), 2-200 (Hodge, 33.5 ov), 3-209 (Katich, 36.3 ov), 4-221 (Symonds, 38.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wickets WPUJC Vaas 8 1 39 2 4.87 32 5 1
View wicket CRD Fernando 9 0 52 1 5.77 29 3 0 (4nb, 3w)
KMDN Kulasekara 8 1 37 0 4.62 28 3 0 (1w)
WCA Ganegama 1 0 20 0 20.00 1 3 1
View wicket M Muralitharan 10 0 53 1 5.30 33 5 1 (1nb)
TM Dilshan 3 0 24 0 8.00 8 2 1
ST Jayasuriya 2 0 11 0 5.50 2 0 0
Match details
Toss Sri Lanka, who chose to bat
Points Australia 4, Sri Lanka 0
ODI debut CK Kapugedera (Sri Lanka)
Sri Lanka replacement WCA Ganegama for RP Arnold (Australia innings, 11.0 ov)
Player of the match AC Gilchrist (Australia)
Umpires MR Benson (England) and PD Parker
TV umpire RL Parry
Match referee JJ Crowe (New Zealand)
Match notes
  • Sri Lanka innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 38/3 in 15.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 6, RP Arnold 5)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 17.6 overs (110 balls), Extras 6
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 79 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 24, RP Arnold 27, Ex 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 25.2 overs (156 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 124/3 in 32.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 47, RP Arnold 45)
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 70 balls (4 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 141 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 55, RP Arnold 50, Ex 5)
  • RP Arnold: 50 off 79 balls (1 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 36.3 overs (225 balls), Extras 15
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 44.5 overs (275 balls), Extras 19
  • Australia innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 8.4 overs (55 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 57 balls (AC Gilchrist 34, SM Katich 19, Ex 3)
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • AC Gilchrist: 50 off 44 balls (5 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • Drinks: Australia - 98/0 in 16.0 overs (AC Gilchrist 66, SM Katich 29)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 16.1 overs (100 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 104 balls (AC Gilchrist 69, SM Katich 35, Ex 3)
  • SM Katich: 50 off 72 balls (4 x 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 25.2 overs (158 balls), Extras 6
  • 1st Wicket: 150 runs in 165 balls (AC Gilchrist 101, SM Katich 58, Ex 7)
  • AC Gilchrist: 100 off 88 balls (10 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 33.3 overs (208 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: Australia - 200/2 in 33.5 overs (SM Katich 76, DR Martyn 0)
  • Crowd: 20,085
 
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Jan 29, 2006

Adam Gilchrist revels in a moment of glory, Australia v Sri Lanka, 8th Match, VB Series, Perth, January 29, 2006

Adam Gilchrist revels in a moment of glory

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Jan 29, 2006

Adam Gilchrist's 116 helped Australia to a six-wicket victory, Australia v Sri Lanka, 8th Match, VB Series, Perth, January 29, 2006

Adam Gilchrist's 116 helped Australia to a six-wicket victory

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