Result
3rd ODI (D/N), Colombo (RPS), Aug 24 2008, India tour of Sri Lanka
237/9
(49/50 ov, target 238)
204
India won by 33 runs
Player Of The Match
India Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
V Kohli run out (Silva)2538404065.78
G Gambhir lbw b Kulasekara820450040.00
Yuvraj Singh c Jayawardene b Kulasekara1217250170.58
SK Raina run out (Dilshan/†Sangakkara)53801094166.25
S Badrinath c Vaas b Mendis619420031.57
MS Dhoni (c) †c Jayawardene b Mendis7680998095.00
RG Sharma c Kapugedera b Thushara32323930100.00
Harbhajan Singh c †Sangakkara b Mendis26110033.33
P Kumar not out23110066.66
Z Khan c Muralitharan b Thushara1690016.66
Extras(b 2, lb 6, nb 1, w 11)20
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.74)237/9
Did not bat: MM Patel 
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Virat Kohli, 8.5 ov), 2-40 (Gautam Gambhir, 9.4 ov), 3-62 (Yuvraj Singh, 13.6 ov), 4-91 (S Badrinath, 22.5 ov), 5-145 (Suresh Raina, 34.5 ov), 6-212 (Rohit Sharma, 45.5 ov), 7-229 (Harbhajan Singh, 48.2 ov), 8-229 (MS Dhoni, 48.3 ov), 9-237 (Zaheer Khan, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas1023303.30464020
KMDN Kulasekara713224.57293120
T Thushara913624.00342050
BAW Mendis1005635.60295111
M Muralitharan904805.33224000
ST Jayasuriya502404.80111000
Sri Lanka Innings (target: 238 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ST Jayasuriya c †Dhoni b Kumar1315193086.66
KC Sangakkara lbw b Khan912242075.00
CK Kapugedera lbw b Kumar1217191170.58
DPMD Jayawardene (c)c Kumar b Patel941111766184.68
LPC Silva lbw b Khan1550020.00
TM Dilshan c †Dhoni b Patel1621313076.19
WPUJC Vaas  b Harbhajan Singh045000.00
KMDN Kulasekara lbw b Yuvraj Singh1130340036.66
T Thushara  b Khan3055702054.54
BAW Mendis not out610250060.00
M Muralitharan  b Patel614130042.85
Extras(lb 2, w 4)6
TOTAL(49 Ov, RR: 4.16)204
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 4.1 ov), 2-26 (Kumar Sangakkara, 5.2 ov), 3-37 (Chamara Kapugedera, 8.4 ov), 4-40 (Chamara Silva, 9.4 ov), 5-58 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 16.3 ov), 6-59 (Chaminda Vaas, 17.2 ov), 7-94 (Nuwan Kulasekara, 26.5 ov), 8-175 (Thilan Thushara, 43.5 ov), 9-192 (Mahela Jayawardene, 45.4 ov), 10-204 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 48.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
P Kumar1006226.20347220
Z Khan1032332.30473010
MM Patel1014234.20334000
Harbhajan Singh1002912.90330000
Yuvraj Singh803714.62252010
RG Sharma10909.0021000
MATCH DETAILS
R.Premadasa Stadium, Khettarama, Colombo
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
MS Dhoni
Series resultIndia led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberODI no. 2750
Season2008
Hours of play (local time)14.30 start, First Session 14.30-18.00 Interval 18.00-18.45, Second Session 18.45-22.15
Match days24 August 2008 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Tyron Wijewardene
Billy Doctrove
TV Umpire
Gamini Silva
Reserve Umpire
Atula Senanayake
Match Referee
Chris Broad
MATCH NOTES
India innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • India: 50 runs in 11.3 overs (72 balls), Extras 7
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • India: 100 runs in 26.1 overs (166 balls), Extras 13
  • Drinks: India - 129/4 in 31.0 overs (SK Raina 42, MS Dhoni 22)
  • SK Raina: 50 off 75 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 65 balls (SK Raina 22, MS Dhoni 26, Ex 2)
  • India: 150 runs in 35.5 overs (225 balls), Extras 14
  • MS Dhoni: 50 off 64 balls (4 x 4)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 55 balls (MS Dhoni 31, RG Sharma 21, Ex 0)
  • India: 200 runs in 44.2 overs (276 balls), Extras 14
  • Innings Break: India - 237/9 in 50.0 overs (P Kumar 2)
Sri Lanka innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 10.6 overs (68 balls), Extras 2
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 58/4 in 16.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 5, TM Dilshan 16)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 29.6 overs (182 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 112/7 in 33.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 39, T Thushara 9)
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 80 balls (3 x 4)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 71 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 33, T Thushara 16, Ex 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 39.3 overs (240 balls), Extras 3
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 47.5 overs (291 balls), Extras 6