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, play 02:33
Mahela disappointed to not see the match to a finish

Sri Lankan batsman says he wanted to finish not out as he made his hundred against Afghanistan.

, play 01:27
Shenwari rues middle overs batting slowdown

Afghanistan all-rounder says 3 wickets in the middle of the innings meant they were 30-40 runs short.

, play 01:31
Trott: 'No need for Sri Lanka to protect Malinga'

England batsman says that if Malinga is fit enough to play then Sri Lanka don't need to protect him after his ankle injury.

Solid start

86

Runs for Afghanistan after the first 20 overs, their second-best versus one of the top eight sides. Best - 95 versus Pakistan in Sharjah, 2012

At his best against the best

3

Number of 50-plus scores for Afghanistan in ODIs versus the top 8 teams. Two of those are by Stanikzai

Sri Lanka's Powerplay

10

Runs scored by Afghanistan in the batting Powerplay, for the loss of 2 wickets. Five of those were extras

Off the mark

16

Number of wides conceded by Sri Lanka today, the joint highest in the tournament so far

Poor finish

4.82

Afghanistan's run rate in the first 35 overs. In the last 15 the rate dropped to 4.2

Double digits all

1

This was the first instance of Afghanistan's top eight batsmen all scoring at least 10 in an ODI innings

First-ball wicket

1

Number of times Afghanistan have taken a wicket off their first ball in an ODI. This was the first such instance

Opening blues

2

Number of times, in all ODIs, that both openers have been dismissed for first-ball ducks in an innings.

Business as usual for Mahela

9

Number of 50-plus scores for Jayawardene in World Cup games, joint highest for SL with Jayasuriya

Another century stand

11

Number of hundred partnerships for SL in World Cup games since 2007, second only to Australia's 12