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209dThe Bulletin by Peter English

Gilchrist back with a bang

Adam Gilchrist erased any concerns over his place at the top of Australia's order as his brutal century led his temporary side to a convincing six-wicket victory with nine overs to spare

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Statistics

Best performances - Batsmen

AC Gilchrist
116(105) 11x4 - 4x6
Control %85%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 39 runs
  • 4x4 - 2x6
0 2 2 17 29 21 33 12
SM Katich
82(110) 7x4 - 0x6
Control %84%
  • Productive Shot
  • on side drive on front foot
  • 25 runs
  • 3x4 - 0x6
4 1 7 11 21 17 13 8

Best performances - Bowlers

WPUJC Vaas
O8
M1
R39
W2
Eco4.87
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
SR Clark
O10
M0
R40
W2
Eco4.00
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

END OF OVER:
41 | 5 Runs | AUS: 237/4 | RR: 5.78

  • Michael Clarke9 (8b)
  • Damien Martyn13 (20b)
  • Nuwan Kulasekara8-1-37-0
  • Dilhara Fernando9-0-52-1
40.6
4
Kulasekara to Clarke, FOUR runs, good length but down leg, Clarke drives through the on side
40.5
0
Kulasekara to Clarke, no run, good line and back of a length, Clarke works it through the leg side
40.4
0
Kulasekara to Clarke, no run, good length but down leg, Clarke hits it into the leg side
40.3
0
Kulasekara to Clarke, no run, length ball, Clarke hits it into the leg side
40.2
1
Kulasekara to Martyn, 1 run, good length delivery, Martyn drives on the front foot
40.1
0
Kulasekara to Martyn, no run, line and length, Martyn plays but misses the ball
  • Gilchrist back to what he does best

    Adam Gilchrist admitted to feeling relieved and elated at his return to form, and Australia's win over Sri Lanka

  • Gilchrist back with a bang

    Adam Gilchrist erased any concerns over his place at the top of Australia's order as his brutal century led his temporary side to a convincing six-wicket victory with nine overs to spare

Australian Tri Series (CB Series)

TeamMWLPTNRR
AUS862270.787
SL835140.032
SA83512-0.81