ICC World Twenty20 - 2nd semi final

Sri Lanka v West Indies

Sri Lanka won by 57 runs

10.3

Bravo to Jayasuriya, OUT, it's finally over! Jayasuriya's struggle has ended at the Oval, he moved across his stumps and chipped a ball which angled into him towards short fine leg, Taylor took an easy catch

ST Jayasuriya c Taylor b Bravo 24 (46m 37b 3x4 0x6) SR: 64.86

Sri Lanka 73/1   TM Dilshan 46* (26b 5x4 2x6)   DJ Bravo 1.3-0-13-1

10.5

Bravo to Sangakkara, OUT, blinder at point! An absolute blinder! The ball was full and wide, Sangakkara came out of his crease and slashed hard, he hit it well and sent the ball racing towards Pollard who reacted superbly, he jumped to take a sharp catch above his head

KC Sangakkara c Pollard b Bravo 0 (2m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Sri Lanka 73/2   TM Dilshan 46* (26b 5x4 2x6)   DJ Bravo 1.5-0-13-2

11.3

Pollard to Jayawardene, OUT, another wicket down! They're hitting it straight to fielders! Pollard bowled a full ball on leg side, it was a loose delivery and there to be hit, Jayawardene flicked it but in the air and straight to short fine leg, Chanders barely had to move

DPMD Jayawardene c Chanderpaul b Pollard 2 (2m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

Sri Lanka 77/3   TM Dilshan 47* (27b 5x4 2x6)   KA Pollard 0.3-0-3-1

17.2

Benn to Silva, OUT, caught! Silva tries to play the reverse-hit, Benn bowls a quicker ball outside the off stump, Ramdin collects the ball and appeals immediately, confident that Silva's edged it, Benn is late to join in, Aleem Dar takes his time but eventually nods his head

LPC Silva c †Ramdin b Benn 11 (21m 12b 2x4 0x6) SR: 91.66

Sri Lanka 127/4   TM Dilshan 86* (50b 11x4 2x6)   SJ Benn 3.2-0-19-1

18.3

Taylor to Mubarak, OUT, that's some catch! Mubarak pulled the short ball high in the air towards deep midwicket, Sammy misjudged it initially but recovered in time, he sprinted in, covering lots of ground with his long strides before diving forward at full length to catch the ball inches off the ground

J Mubarak c Sammy b Taylor 7 (5m 5b 1x4 0x6) SR: 140.00

Sri Lanka 134/5   TM Dilshan 86* (52b 11x4 2x6)   JE Taylor 3.3-0-25-1
Tournament Results
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Lord's - Jun 21, 2009
Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v West Indies at The Oval - Jun 19, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 57 runs
Pakistan v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 18, 2009
Pakistan won by 7 runs
India v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
South Africa won by 12 runs
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 48 runs
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Photos

Jun 19, 2009

A dejected Chris Gayle walks off as Sri Lanka celebrate the win, Sri Lanka v West Indies, ICC World Twenty20, 2nd semi-final, The Oval, June 19, 2009

A dejected Chris Gayle walks off as Sri Lanka celebrate the win

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Jun 19, 2009

Sri Lankan fans had plenty to cheer, Sri Lanka v West Indies, ICC World Twenty20, 2nd semi-final, The Oval, June 19, 2009

Sri Lankan fans had plenty to cheer

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