ICC World Twenty20, 1st Match, Group B: New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Providence, Apr 30, 2010
ICC World Twenty20 - 1st match, Group B
New Zealand won by 2 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Played at Providence Stadium, Guyana (neutral venue)
30 April 2010 (20-over match)

NL McCullum to Jayawardene, FOUR, lovely shot, McCullum bowled it short, Jayawardene waited for it to turn in, got back, made room and punched it between point and cover

Sri Lanka 17/0   DPMD Jayawardene 14* (6b 1x4 1x6)   NL McCullum 1.4-0-7-0

Bond to Jayawardene, FOUR, too short and too wide, repeats the error and Jaywardene ensures he doesn't waste this chance, makes room and slashes him over point for a boundary

Sri Lanka 22/0   DPMD Jayawardene 19* (9b 2x4 1x6)   SE Bond 1.2-0-14-0

Bond to Jayawardene, FOUR, pitched up and Jayawardene cashes in, thrashes it Twenty20 style, a cross-batted swipe over midwicket for a boundary

Sri Lanka 28/0   DPMD Jayawardene 24* (11b 3x4 1x6)   SE Bond 2-0-19-0

Oram to Jayawardene, FOUR, Mahelaaa, full and gets the treatment, enough width for him to cash in on, smacks it hard through extra cover and mid-off for a boundary

Sri Lanka 34/0   DPMD Jayawardene 29* (14b 4x4 1x6)   JDP Oram 0.1-0-4-0

Bond to Jayawardene, FOUR, slower one and he picked it beautifully, dropped it short did Bond and Jayawardene pulled it hard into that gap between fine leg and deep square leg

Sri Lanka 86/2   DPMD Jayawardene 55* (35b 5x4 2x6)   SE Bond 2.3-0-25-0

Oram to Jayawardene, FOUR, a touch lucky there, full outside off, tries to clear extra cover but ends up slicing it over point and short third man for a boundary

Sri Lanka 95/2   DPMD Jayawardene 61* (39b 6x4 2x6)   JDP Oram 2.4-0-21-1

NL McCullum to Chandimal, FOUR, finds the boundary, bowled it on a length outside off, he bent low and slog-swept it over midwicket to get it wide of long-on

Sri Lanka 101/2   LD Chandimal 28* (21b 1x4 1x6)   NL McCullum 2.1-0-12-0

Southee to Jayawardene, FOUR, Jayawardene's completely at ease out there, full and wide, makes room and slices it over point for a boundary

Sri Lanka 110/3   DPMD Jayawardene 70* (44b 7x4 2x6)   TG Southee 2.1-0-9-0

Southee to Jayawardene, FOUR, terrible delivery, full toss on middle, moves across and swings it away behind square leg for a boundary

Sri Lanka 118/3   DPMD Jayawardene 76* (47b 8x4 2x6)   TG Southee 3-0-17-0





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