Result
1st Semi-Final, Kingston, Apr 24 2007, ICC World Cup
289/5
(41.4/50 ov, target 290)
208
Sri Lanka won by 81 runs
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WU Tharanga  b Vettori73741129198.64
ST Jayasuriya  b Franklin16110016.66
KC Sangakkara c Fleming b Franklin1842502042.85
DPMD Jayawardene (c)not out115109155103105.50
LPC Silva lbw b Bond2133360163.63
TM Dilshan lbw b Oram30274230111.11
RP Arnold not out14142420100.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 5, w 9)17
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.78)289/5
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 2.3 ov), 2-67 (Kumar Sangakkara, 13.1 ov), 3-111 (Upul Tharanga, 25.1 ov), 4-152 (Chamara Silva, 34.3 ov), 5-233 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 45.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JEC Franklin914625.11346022
SE Bond1015915.90317131
JDP Oram1006016.00316112
DL Vettori1005115.10292210
JS Patel1006206.20194100
SB Styris10808.0021010
New Zealand Innings (target: 290 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PG Fulton c Silva b Jayasuriya46771162159.74
SP Fleming (c)lbw b Malinga1470025.00
LRPL Taylor lbw b Vaas925431036.00
SB Styris c Jayawardene b Dilshan3738502397.36
JDP Oram c & b Muralitharan3780042.85
BB McCullum c Silva b Muralitharan011000.00
CD McMillan  b Jayasuriya25203612125.00
DL Vettori lbw b Muralitharan045000.00
JEC Franklin not out3038572078.94
SE Bond  b Muralitharan2460050.00
JS Patel c Fernando b Dilshan3438332189.47
Extras(b 5, lb 2, nb 6, w 8)21
TOTAL(41.4 Ov, RR: 4.99)208
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Stephen Fleming, 1.3 ov), 2-32 (Ross Taylor, 10.3 ov), 3-105 (Scott Styris, 21.5 ov), 4-114 (Jacob Oram, 23.5 ov), 5-114 (Brendon McCullum, 23.6 ov), 6-115 (Peter Fulton, 24.3 ov), 7-116 (Daniel Vettori, 25.4 ov), 8-144 (Craig McMillan, 30.2 ov), 9-149 (Shane Bond, 31.4 ov), 10-208 (Jeetan Patel, 41.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas812513.12322010
SL Malinga722113.00291001
CRD Fernando504509.00152315
M Muralitharan803143.87281110
ST Jayasuriya905726.33223230
TM Dilshan4.402224.71151110
MATCH DETAILS
Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Cup 2007
Player Of The Match
Mahela Jayawardene
Series resultSri Lanka advanced
Match numberODI no. 2579
Season2006/07
Hours of play (local time)09.30 start, First Session 09.30-13.00. Interval 13.00-13.45, Second Session 13.45-17.15
Match days24 April 2007 (50-over match)
Umpires
Rudi Koertzen
Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Daryl Harper
Reserve Umpire
Asad Rauf
Match Referee
Mike Procter
MATCH NOTES
Sri Lanka innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 10.2 overs (69 balls), Extras 8
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 63 balls (WU Tharanga 30, KC Sangakkara 17, Ex 6)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 69/2 in 15.0 overs (WU Tharanga 41, DPMD Jayawardene 0)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • WU Tharanga: 50 off 51 balls (8 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 22.1 overs (141 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 142/3 in 33.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 25, LPC Silva 13)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 33.4 overs (212 balls), Extras 12
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 76 balls (3 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 42.1 overs (263 balls), Extras 12
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 46 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 32, TM Dilshan 19, Ex 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 46.6 overs (294 balls), Extras 16
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 100 off 104 balls (9 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 28 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 37, RP Arnold 9, Ex 4)
New Zealand innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 14.3 overs (91 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 53/2 in 15.0 overs (PG Fulton 22, SB Styris 10)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 52 balls (PG Fulton 17, SB Styris 25, Ex 8)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 19.5 overs (128 balls), Extras 17
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 32.1 overs (203 balls), Extras 18
  • New Zealand: 200 runs in 40.2 overs (255 balls), Extras 21
  • 10th Wicket: 50 runs in 55 balls (JEC Franklin 21, JS Patel 28, Ex 3)
  • Official Attendance - 9,231