Player of the Match
Player of the Match

I'd bother to wrap up the match but I assume everyone's swapped over to the Ind-Zim match, and that's what I'm doing too. goodnight from CI

35.2
W
Klusener to Wickramasinghe, OUT, aims at the leg stump, quick ball, too quick for the batsman, SL well on track to become the 3rd consecutive World Cup holders to miss out on the semi finals

GP Wickramasinghe b Klusener 6 (18m 17b 0x4 0x6) SR: 35.29

35.1
0
Klusener to Wickramasinghe, no run, defensive from outside the leg stump onto the on side

END OF OVER:
35 | 1 Run 1 Wkt | SL: 110/9 (90 runs required from 14.4 overs, RR: 3.14, RRR: 6.00)

  • Pramodya Wickramasinghe6 (15b)
  • Shaun Pollock8-3-10-2
  • Lance Klusener5-2-21-2
34.6
W
Pollock to Mahanama, OUT, picthing on off, slight inseam, into the forward defensive pad, quite plumb, hitting middle or middle and leg, umpire thinks so as well

RS Mahanama lbw b Pollock 36 (128m 71b 3x4 0x6) SR: 50.70

34.5
1
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, 1 run,
34.4
0
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run,
34.3
0
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run, shortish again, inside edge onto the thigh, and the ball just trickles over the stumps, very close there
34.2
0
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run, pitching short, big inseam into the thigh
34.1
0
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run,

END OF OVER:
34 | 9 Runs | SL: 109/8 (91 runs required from 14.4 overs, RR: 3.20, RRR: 5.68)

  • Roshan Mahanama36 (70b)
  • Pramodya Wickramasinghe5 (10b)
  • Lance Klusener5-2-21-2
  • Shaun Pollock7-3-9-1
33.6
0
Klusener to Mahanama, no run, defended on the off side
33.5
0
Klusener to Mahanama, no run, but he makes a nice two-handed infield pounce there

it was actually Rhodes the fielder, showing his failings in throwing from the deep

33.4
2
Klusener to Mahanama, 2 runs, pushing behind the point fielder, quick running, but the deep fielder just wasn't strong enough or accurate enough with his throw, TV called anyway, safely in
33.3
4
Klusener to Mahanama, FOUR runs, very well played thru the square leg, Klusener being lazy with his line and length
33.2
0
Klusener to Mahanama, no run, pushing across the line to the point fielder
33.1
3
Klusener to Wickramasinghe, 3 runs, good healthy drive for an otherwise dead and buried side

END OF OVER:
33 | 1 Run | SL: 100/8 (100 runs required from 14.4 overs, RR: 3.03, RRR: 5.88)

  • Pramodya Wickramasinghe2 (9b)
  • Roshan Mahanama30 (65b)
  • Shaun Pollock7-3-9-1
  • Lance Klusener4-1-12-2
32.6
1
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, 1 run, turned off the legs to bring up the ton, half way to a win!
32.5
0
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run, come on Sri Lanka, get out so we can watch India-Zimbabwe
32.4
0
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run, forceful tap from outside the off stump to the covers
32.3
0
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run, chopping off the middle stump into the mid wicket area
32.2
0
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run, defended very well off the stumps and onto the on side
32.1
0
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run, outside edge runs away into the covers

END OF OVER:
32 | 1 Run 1 Wkt | SL: 99/8 (101 runs required from 14.4 overs, RR: 3.09, RRR: 5.61)

  • Roshan Mahanama30 (65b)
  • Pramodya Wickramasinghe1 (3b)
  • Lance Klusener4-1-12-2
  • Jacques Kallis8-0-26-3
31.6
0
Klusener to Mahanama, no run, pushing down the wicket at it, completely plays down the wrong line
31.5
0
Klusener to Mahanama, no run, defensive poke into the covers

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