ICC World Twenty20 - 23rd match, Group F

New Zealand v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 48 runs

7.1

Vettori to Sangakkara, 2 runs, starts with one down the leg side, Sangakkara waits for it on the backfoot and nudges it to the left of short fine leg

7.2

Vettori to Sangakkara, 1 wide, again down the leg side, Sangakkara leaves this one alone

7.2

Vettori to Sangakkara, 2 wides, another one down leg, bounce and turn for Vettori, too much bounce for the keeper, who can't collect cleanly

7.2

Vettori to Dilshan, 2 runs, more turn for Vettori, Dilshan plays it gently towards point for a couple

7.3

Vettori to Dilshan, 1 run, full and angling into the pads, played inside-out towards long-off

7.4

Vettori to Sangakkara, 1 run, very full, and pretty wide outside off, Sangakkara gets a big stride in and jabs the ball towards cover

7.5

Vettori to Dilshan, 2 runs, shortish from Vettori, Dilshan backs away and cuts, Jacob Oram misfields at third man to give away an extra run

7.6

Vettori to Dilshan, 1 run, similar delivery, Dilshan slashes this one towards point for a single

Sri Lanka 66/2   DL Vettori 1-0-12-0

11.1

Vettori to Dilshan, 1 run, no risks in that shot as he pushes a full ball towards cover for another single, Sri Lanka are keeping the score ticking without too much fuss here

11.2

Vettori to Sangakkara, 1 run, Sangakkara stands tall and punches a leg-stump ball towards mid-on

11.3

Vettori to Dilshan, OUT, big wicket for New Zealand, tossed up on offstump, cramps Dilshan, who tries to go inside-out as he has so often in this innings, hits it straight to Brendon McCullum at short extra cover

TM Dilshan c BB McCullum b Vettori 48 (49m 37b 5x4 0x6) SR: 129.72

11.4

Vettori to Jayawardene, no run, another flighted delivery, Jayawardene gets on the front foot and defends back to the bowler

11.5

Vettori to Jayawardene, no run, some turn for Vettori, Jayawardene had to adjust late for it as he taps it towards the covers

11.6

Vettori to Jayawardene, 1 run, fired into middle and leg, Jayawardene leans across and turns the ball towards midwicket to get off the mark

Sri Lanka 88/3   DL Vettori 2-0-15-1

13.1

Vettori to Sangakkara, 1 run, flat delivery from Vettori, on a length, Sangakkara steps out and drives to long-on

13.2

Vettori to Jayawardene, 1 run

13.3

Vettori to Sangakkara, (no ball) 1 run, no-ball from a spinner, Vettori won't be happy with that, punched to long-on free-hit time

13.3

Vettori to Jayawardene, SIX, Jayawardene takes full toll of the free-hit, charging down to the pitch of the ball and lofting it straight towards the sightscreen for a six

13.4

Vettori to Jayawardene, no run, flighted delivery from Vettori, Jayawardene gets on the backfoot and pats it back down the pitch

13.5

Vettori to Jayawardene, 1 run, rocks back and cuts that one wide of the diving point fielder for a single

13.6

Vettori to Sangakkara, no run, tossed up this time, Sangakkara played it watchfully back towards the bowler from just outside off

Sri Lanka 105/3   DL Vettori 3-0-26-1

17.1

Vettori to Jayawardene, 1 leg bye, Jayawardene gets on his knee as he looks to swipe that ball from outside off towards midwicket, gets a big edge which sends the ball to the off side

17.2

Vettori to Sangakkara, 2 runs, Sangakkara waits for it as the ball is flighted, plays it with the turn towards deep backward square leg

17.3

Vettori to Sangakkara, 2 runs, Sangakkara comes a few steps down the track, seeing which Vettori drags it short, Sangakkara whips it away towards midwicket for a couple

17.4

Vettori to Sangakkara, OUT, Vettori breaks the partnership, wasn't a great delivery, on a length and just outside off, Sangakkara looked to get under it and swing it over midwicket, doesn't get enough on it and Scott Styris is waiting at the boundary to gobble that one up

KC Sangakkara c Styris b Vettori 35 (55m 35b 3x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

17.5

Vettori to Jayawardene, 1 run, Jayawardene uses his feet to turn the ball and drives it inside-out towards extra cover for a single

17.6

Vettori to Mubarak, 1 run, Mubarak gets off the mark by patting a legstump delivery towards long-off for a single

Sri Lanka 139/4   DL Vettori 4-0-32-2
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Jun 16, 2009

Martin Guptill's effort was in vain, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, ICC World Twenty20 Super Eights, Trent Bridge, June 16, 2009

Martin Guptil's effort was in vain

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Jun 16, 2009

Ajantha Mendis celebrates one of his three wickets, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, ICC World Twenty20 Super Eights, Trent Bridge, June 16, 2009

Ajantha Mendis celebrates one of his three wickets

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