World T20 - Final

India v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)

10.4

Herath to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, flatter delivery on the pads, the batsman flicks it to deep square leg for a single

India 65/2   Yuvraj Singh 1* (1b)

11.1

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, tossed up outside off, there is some turn for Sena here, Yuvraj nudges it to short third man for a quick single

India 66/2   Yuvraj Singh 2* (2b)

12.4

Herath to Yuvraj Singh, no run, flatter and slower on the middle and leg line, the batsman defends it back towards the bowler

12.5

Herath to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, flatter and quicker outside off, Yuvraj turns the strike over with a dab to short third man

India 82/2   Yuvraj Singh 3* (4b)

13.2

Malinga to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, back of length delivery outside off, Yuvraj won't mind this.. he calmly steers it down to third man to give strike to Kohli

13.5

Malinga to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, full and on the stumps, but not quite a yorker, gives Yuvraj some space to squeeze it out to deep cover

India 89/2   Yuvraj Singh 5* (6b)

14.1

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, no run, he comes down the pitch but is beaten by the length and turn, manages to get some bat on it as he pushes it to off

14.2

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, no run, flighted delivery, he drives it straight to cover

14.3

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, slower and tossed up, it's on the pads and Yuvraj manages to whip it behind square on the leg side for a single

14.5

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, no run, flatter and quicker on off, Yuvraj comes forward and defends

14.6

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, no run, comes down the pitch but still can't get the ball away, gets hit on the pads as the bowler fires it in

India 95/2   Yuvraj Singh 6* (11b)

15.5

Kulasekara to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, now Yuvi brings out a crisp drive to deep extra cover off a full delivery, a single only this time

India 111/2   Yuvraj Singh 7* (12b)

16.1

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, no run, short and wide, he cuts it and finds the man at point

16.2

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, no run, makes room to punch this through off, but it bounces a touch extra and beats the bat.. and the top of off

16.3

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, this time he comes down and thumps it back at the bowler, who sticks his hand out to his right, but cannot hold on to a tough chance

16.5

Senanayake to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, here comes the slog sweep, but the bowler slowed it down.. Yuvraj get a bottom edge to the leg side

India 114/2   Yuvraj Singh 9* (16b)

17.2

Malinga to Yuvraj Singh, no run, another good yorker outside off, Yuvi looks to guide it to off but gets a bottom edge to the keeper

17.3

Malinga to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, he comes down the pitch and manages to get some bat this time, squeezes this to third man

17.5

Malinga to Yuvraj Singh, no run, another yorker outside off, again Yuvi fails to get bat on it.. This is embarrassing for the batsman. Some frustration in the dug out as well

17.6

Malinga to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, comes down the pitch and drives this full delivery off the toe end to deep cover for a single. He keeps the strike

India 119/2   Yuvraj Singh 11* (20b)

18.1

Kulasekara to Yuvraj Singh, OUT, a full toss is hit straight to long-off! Not sure if Sri Lanka really wanted that wicket at this stage. A relief for the Indian bench though. A man in form could have hit this ball anywhere, but Yuvraj chips it straight to the fielder

Yuvraj Singh c NLTC Perera b Kulasekara 11 (30m 21b 0x4 0x6) SR: 52.38

India 119/3   Yuvraj Singh 11 (21b)
Tournament Results
India v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Apr 6, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
India v South Africa at Dhaka - Apr 4, 2014
India won by 6 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v West Indies at Dhaka - Apr 3, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 27 runs (D/L method)
Pakistan v West Indies at Dhaka - Apr 1, 2014
West Indies won by 84 runs
Bangladesh v Australia at Dhaka - Apr 1, 2014
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
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Match Coverage

Report - Cool Sangakkara breaks final hoodoo
Features - Angry Kohli, cheeky Mahela
#report - The Sachinisation of Kohli
News - 'Been a long time coming' - Sangakkara
News - Sri Lanka executed yorkers really well - Dhoni
Stats Analysis - Yuvraj's 21-ball struggle, and SL's death bowling
Match Analysis - Yuvraj innings applies Dementor kiss to India
News - No one will be as disappointed as Yuvraj himself - Dhoni
News - Sri Lanka savour long-sought success
Match Analysis - Sri Lanka's life assurance policy to the rescue again
News - Sri Lanka keep their emotions in check
Features - A night to remember in Colombo
Janaka Malwatta - Two gentlemen of Sri Lanka
Fan Following - This time for Sri Lanka
News - Don't write Yuvraj off - Tendulkar
News - Sri Lanka set for heroes' welcome
Features - Playing for the people
Sidharth Monga - Where's the room for struggle?
Video Highlights - Kohli's 77 takes India to 130 for 4 in WT20 Final
Video Highlights - Kohli's 77 takes India to 130 for 4
Video Match Point - Cullinan: SL brought out their best game on big day
Video Highlights - Sri Lanka stalwarts depart in style with World T20 title
Video Match Point - Cullinan: Yuvraj didn't read the situation well
Video Press Conference - 'Hard work, not luck, paid off' - Malinga
Video Press Conference - 'Nobody wants to really play bad cricket' - Dhoni
Video Interviews - 'Happy, proud & humbled by this' - Sangakkara
Video Interviews - 'Losing strike at end was annoying' - Kohli
Video Interviews - 'SL executed yorkers well' - Dhoni
Video Interviews - 'Lucky to captain last 3 games' - Malinga
Video Match Analysis - Croft: 2014 WT20 had everything
Video Match Point - Manjrekar: Versatility in SL bowling came through
Video Match Point - Manjrekar: Yuvraj going through phase of self-doubt
Video Highlights - Sangakkara produces vintage knock with 52* v India
Gallery - Sangakkara fires Sri Lanka to World T20 glory
Gallery - Sri Lanka's knockout blues

Photos

Apr 7, 2014

The headlines in Sri Lanka's newspapers a day after the World T20 triumph, April 7, 2014

The headlines in Sri Lanka's newspapers a day after the World T20 triumph

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Apr 6, 2014

Paul Farbrace gets a hug from his players, India v Sri Lanka, final, World T20, Mirpur, April 6, 2014

Paul Farbrace gets a hug from his players

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