Result
2nd Test, Melbourne, Dec 26-28 2012, Sri Lanka tour of Australia
(24.2 ov)
156 & 103
460
Australia won by an innings and 201 runs
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
FDM Karunaratne c †Wade b Bird514170035.71
TM Dilshan  b Johnson1120312055.00
KC Sangakkara c †Wade b Johnson58981958059.18
DPMD Jayawardene (c)c †Wade b Siddle326320011.53
TT Samaraweera c Warner b Bird1038590026.31
AD Mathews c Hussey b Siddle15132510115.38
HAPW Jayawardene c Hughes b Johnson2430371080.00
KTGD Prasad c †Wade b Johnson011000.00
HMRKB Herath c Cowan b Lyon1419251073.68
RMS Eranga not out48141050.00
UWMBCA Welegedara c Hussey b Lyon022000.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 7)12
TOTAL(43.4 Ov, RR: 3.57, 219 Mts)156
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 3.4 ov), 2-19 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 6.3 ov), 3-37 (Mahela Jayawardene, 12.3 ov), 4-79 (Thilan Samaraweera, 25.3 ov), 5-99 (Angelo Mathews, 30.4 ov), 6-134 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 38.1 ov), 7-134 (Dhammika Prasad, 38.2 ov), 8-147 (Kumar Sangakkara, 40.3 ov), 9-156 (Rangana Herath, 43.2 ov), 10-156 (Chanaka Welegedara, 43.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MG Johnson1426344.5004
JM Bird1353222.4602
PM Siddle813023.7501
SR Watson32301.0000
NM Lyon5.402324.0500
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
EJM Cowan c DPMD Jayawardene b Prasad36821135043.90
DA Warner c Prasad b Mathews62468161134.78
PJ Hughes run out (Dilshan/†Sangakkara)1018251055.55
SR Watson c Samaraweera b Prasad831982658141.91
MJ Clarke (c)c DPMD Jayawardene b Eranga10618725114056.68
MEK Hussey c Herath b Dilshan3468974050.00
MS Wade c Eranga b Prasad1680016.66
MG Johnson not out921501847061.33
PM Siddle c DPMD Jayawardene b Eranga1330650043.33
NM Lyon c sub (LD Chandimal) b Mathews11421007.14
JM Bird  b Eranga01115000.00
Extras(b 9, lb 5, nb 2, w 6)22
TOTAL(134.4 Ov, RR: 3.41, 567 Mts)460
Fall of wickets: 1-95 (David Warner, 17.3 ov), 2-117 (Phillip Hughes, 22.6 ov), 3-117 (Ed Cowan, 23.6 ov), 4-311 (Michael Clarke, 87.4 ov), 5-313 (Shane Watson, 88.6 ov), 6-315 (Matthew Wade, 90.4 ov), 7-376 (Michael Hussey, 111.3 ov), 8-434 (Peter Siddle, 126.2 ov), 9-451 (Nathan Lyon, 131.4 ov), 10-460 (Jackson Bird, 134.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
UWMBCA Welegedara14.463802.5900
RMS Eranga27210934.0312
KTGD Prasad26210634.0710
AD Mathews1636023.7500
HMRKB Herath3979502.4300
TM Dilshan1213813.1600
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
FDM Karunaratne run out (Warner/Johnson)1330033.33
TM Dilshan c Cowan b Johnson015000.00
KC Sangakkara retired hurt2743834062.79
DPMD Jayawardene (c) b Bird068000.00
TT Samaraweera lbw b Bird18180012.50
AD Mathews  b Johnson3548685072.91
KTGD Prasad c Hughes b Lyon17173702100.00
HMRKB Herath not out1117271064.70
RMS Eranga c Cowan b Siddle044000.00
HAPW Jayawardene absent hurt-
UWMBCA Welegedara absent hurt-
Extras(lb 10, nb 1)11
TOTAL(24.2 Ov, RR: 4.23, 130 Mts)103
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 0.3 ov), 2-1 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 0.4 ov), 3-3 (Mahela Jayawardene, 1.6 ov), 4-13 (Thilan Samaraweera, 5.3 ov), 4-62* (Kumar Sangakkara, retired not out ), 5-74 (Angelo Mathews, 18.5 ov), 6-102 (Dhammika Prasad, 23.3 ov), 7-103 (Shaminda Eranga, 24.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MG Johnson801622.0000
JM Bird912923.2201
PM Siddle5.203216.0000
NM Lyon201618.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Mitchell Johnson
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 2068
Season2012/13
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days26,27,28 December 2012 (5-day match)
Test debut
Jackson Bird
Umpires
Aleem Dar
Nigel Llong
TV Umpire
Tony Hill
Reserve Umpire
John Ward
Match Referee
Chris Broad
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 26 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 150/3 (SR Watson 13*, MJ Clarke 20*, 39 ov)
Thu, 27 Dec - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 440/8 (MG Johnson 73*, NM Lyon 0*, 129 ov)
Fri, 28 Dec - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 103 (24.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 3
  • Rain: Australia - 440/8 in 129.0 overs (MG Johnson 73, NM Lyon 0)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 131.2 overs (790 balls), Extras 22
  • Innings Break: Australia - 460/10 in 134.4 overs (MG Johnson 92)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Over 5.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - NJ Llong, Batsman - TT Samaraweera (Struck down)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 43/4 in 13.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 22, AD Mathews 17)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 14.5 overs (90 balls), Extras 3
  • KC Sangakkara retired hurt at 62/4 (16.2 overs)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 23.2 overs (141 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 102/6 in 23.3 overs (HMRKB Herath 10)
Day 2
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 147 balls (SR Watson 23, MJ Clarke 26, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: Australia - 197/3 in 54.0 overs (SR Watson 30, MJ Clarke 45)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 54.4 overs (330 balls), Extras 14
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 101 balls (7 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 215 balls (SR Watson 46, MJ Clarke 51, Ex 5)
  • SR Watson: 50 off 121 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Lunch: Australia - 238/3 in 69.0 overs (SR Watson 60, MJ Clarke 56)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 73.1 overs (441 balls), Extras 15
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 323 balls (SR Watson 68, MJ Clarke 76, Ex 6)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 280/3 after 81.1 overs (SR Watson 69, MJ Clarke 88)
  • Drinks: Australia - 298/3 in 85.0 overs (SR Watson 75, MJ Clarke 100)
  • MJ Clarke: 100 off 181 balls, 236 mins (13 x 4)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 85.6 overs (518 balls), Extras 15
  • Over 94.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - NJ Llong, Batsman - MEK Hussey (Struck down)
  • Tea: Australia - 332/6 in 96.0 overs (MEK Hussey 7, MG Johnson 11)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 99.5 overs (601 balls), Extras 16
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 99 balls (MEK Hussey 27, MG Johnson 25, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Australia - 383/7 in 112.3 overs (MG Johnson 34, PM Siddle 1)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 116.2 overs (700 balls), Extras 16
  • MG Johnson: 50 off 93 balls (4 x 4)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 79 balls (MG Johnson 37, PM Siddle 12, Ex 4)
  • Attendance: 39486
  • End Of Day: Australia - 440/8 in 129.0 overs (MG Johnson 73, NM Lyon 0)
Day 1
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 36/2 in 12.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 11, DPMD Jayawardene 3)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 20.2 overs (125 balls), Extras 7
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 79/3 in 25.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 43, TT Samaraweera 10)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 31.4 overs (194 balls), Extras 9
  • KC Sangakkara: 50 off 85 balls (7 x 4)
  • Over 36.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - NJ Llong, Batsman - HAPW Jayawardene (Upheld)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 134/5 in 38.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 56, HAPW Jayawardene 24)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 40.4 overs (251 balls), Extras 12
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 156/10 in 43.4 overs (RMS Eranga 4)
  • Australia 1st innings
  • KC Sangakkara kept wicket from the start of Australia 1st innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 9.5 overs (60 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 60 balls (EJM Cowan 14, DA Warner 33, Ex 3)
  • DA Warner: 50 off 34 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Drinks: Australia - 90/0 in 16.0 overs (EJM Cowan 30, DA Warner 57)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 18.3 overs (113 balls), Extras 9
  • Australia: 150 runs in 34.3 overs (209 balls), Extras 9
  • End Of Day: Australia - 150/3 in 39.0 overs (SR Watson 13, MJ Clarke 20)
  • Attendance: 67,138