Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

AC Gilchrist
80(123) 9x4 - 0x6
Control %86%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 20 runs
  • 3x4 - 0x6
4 16 11 17 12 1 14 5
DS Lehmann
57(107) 7x4 - 0x6
Control %95%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 24 runs
  • 2x4 - 0x6
0 8 11 5 5 3 6 15

Best performances - Bowlers

MS Kasprowicz
O17.4
M3
R39
W7
Eco2.20
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
WPUJC Vaas
O18.3
M6
R31
W5
Eco1.67
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Partnerships

  • AUS - 1st
  • SL - 1st
  • AUS - 2nd
  • SL - 2nd

Australia - 1st - Innings

72
JL Langer30 (64)
ML Hayden35 (76)
1
ML Hayden0 (2)
MTG Elliott1 (8)
7
DR Martyn1 (15)
ML Hayden2 (5)
97
DR Martyn46 (69)
DS Lehmann48 (87)
12
DS Lehmann9 (20)
SM Katich0 (9)
0
AC Gilchrist0 (3)
SM Katich0 (0)
12
SK Warne2 (18)
SM Katich9 (29)
1
JN Gillespie1 (7)
SM Katich0 (5)
5
MS Kasprowicz2 (7)
JN Gillespie3 (6)
0
GD McGrath0 (1)
MS Kasprowicz0 (0)

Sri Lanka - 1st - Innings

10
MS Atapattu1 (4)
ST Jayasuriya4 (6)
10
ST Jayasuriya3 (5)
KC Sangakkara2 (17)
13
ST Jayasuriya0 (1)
DPMD Jayawardene0 (0)
14
DNT Zoysa9 (17)
DPMD Jayawardene4 (26)
3
DNT Zoysa2 (6)
TT Samaraweera1 (9)
1
DNT Zoysa1 (4)
TM Dilshan0 (7)
8
RP Arnold6 (15)
TM Dilshan2 (13)
26
UDU Chandana14 (35)
TM Dilshan9 (29)
6
WPUJC Vaas5 (12)
TM Dilshan0 (4)
6
TM Dilshan6 (6)
SL Malinga0 (6)

Australia - 2nd - Innings

12
JL Langer7 (9)
ML Hayden2 (5)
0
ML Hayden0 (1)
MTG Elliott0 (1)
2
DR Martyn0 (5)
MTG Elliott0 (1)
50
DR Martyn7 (26)
DS Lehmann42 (47)
13
DS Lehmann9 (12)
SM Katich4 (16)
37
AC Gilchrist26 (43)
SM Katich11 (40)
13
SK Warne1 (5)
AC Gilchrist12 (12)
27
JN Gillespie16 (45)
AC Gilchrist11 (21)
47
MS Kasprowicz15 (38)
AC Gilchrist31 (47)
0
GD McGrath0 (2)
MS Kasprowicz0 (1)

Sri Lanka - 2nd - Innings

23
MS Atapattu10 (33)
ST Jayasuriya12 (29)
0
ST Jayasuriya0 (3)
KC Sangakkara0 (4)
7
ST Jayasuriya0 (1)
DPMD Jayawardene0 (0)
79
DPMD Jayawardene43 (93)
TT Samaraweera32 (82)
4
DPMD Jayawardene0 (7)
TM Dilshan4 (9)
19
RP Arnold11 (23)
TM Dilshan8 (20)
9
UDU Chandana7 (11)
TM Dilshan2 (15)
11
UDU Chandana10 (11)
WPUJC Vaas1 (3)
10
WPUJC Vaas9 (13)
DNT Zoysa1 (8)
0
WPUJC Vaas0 (0)
SL Malinga0 (1)
  • Kasprowicz takes seven as Australia romp to 149-run win

    Michael Kasprowicz produced a stunning spell of medium-fast bowling - 7 for 39 from 17.4 overs - to lead Australia to an emphatic 149-run victory over Sri Lanka at the Marrara Cricket Ground in Darwin

  • Gilchrist and Lehmann set Sri Lanka stiff target after McGrath shines

    Darren Lehmann and Adam Gilchrist reeled off characteristically cavalier 50s in trying conditions after Glenn McGrath had skittled the Sri Lankans, as Australia took charge of the opening Test against Sri Lanka at the Marrara Oval in Darwin

  • Jayasuriya the key, says McGrath

    Australia's back-to-form fast bowler Glenn McGrath has said that he will be targeting Sanath Jayasuriya's wicket when Sri Lanka begin their chase for 312 on the third day of the first Test at the Marrara Oval tomorrow

  • 'We can knock the Australians over' - Vaas

    Chaminda Vaas, who took 5 for 31 on the opening day of the first Test at the Marrara Oval, has said that Sri Lanka were confident they could bowl Australia out, even without Muttiah Muralitharan in the squad