Result
12th Match (D/N), Melbourne, Mar 2 2012, Commonwealth Bank Series
238
(49.1/50 ov, target 239)
229
Sri Lanka won by 9 runs
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DPMD Jayawardene (c)run out (DJ Hussey)5681083.33
TM Dilshan c †Wade b Pattinson916222056.25
KC Sangakkara c Forrest b Pattinson64931133068.81
LD Chandimal c McKay b Pattinson75841463289.28
HDRL Thirimanne  b Pattinson5159972086.44
AD Mathews c Doherty b Christian58100062.50
NLTC Perera c MEK Hussey b Christian57100071.42
SMSM Senanayake lbw b Christian013000.00
KMDN Kulasekara lbw b Christian011000.00
HMRKB Herath not out1421280166.66
SL Malinga  b Christian2450050.00
Extras(b 2, lb 4, w 2)8
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.76)238
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Mahela Jayawardene, 1.4 ov), 2-17 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 4.6 ov), 3-140 (Kumar Sangakkara, 28.6 ov), 4-186 (Dinesh Chandimal, 38.5 ov), 5-195 (Angelo Mathews, 41.1 ov), 6-206 (Thisara Perera, 43.3 ov), 7-206 (Sachithra Senanayake, 43.4 ov), 8-206 (Nuwan Kulasekara, 43.5 ov), 9-235 (Lahiru Thirimanne, 48.6 ov), 10-238 (Lasith Malinga, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JL Pattinson1005145.10304110
BW Hilfenhaus702904.14274000
CJ McKay803904.87140010
DJ Hussey10606.0000000
DT Christian903153.44320100
SR Watson702804.00262000
XJ Doherty804806.00141100
Australia Innings (target: 239 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Wade lbw b Kulasekara912151075.00
DA Warner c Perera b Malinga661110100.00
SR Watson (c) b Malinga65831185078.31
PJ Forrest c †Sangakkara b Malinga2980022.22
MEK Hussey c †Sangakkara b Thirimanne2956793051.78
DJ Hussey c Dilshan b Kulasekara747412241100.00
DT Christian c & b Senanayake38160037.50
JL Pattinson c Dilshan b Herath1223281052.17
CJ McKay run out (Dilshan/†Sangakkara)6890075.00
XJ Doherty c Dilshan b Malinga715320046.66
BW Hilfenhaus not out027000.00
Extras(nb 1, w 15)16
TOTAL(49.1 Ov, RR: 4.65)229
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (David Warner, 2.5 ov), 2-18 (Matthew Wade, 3.1 ov), 3-26 (Peter Forrest, 4.6 ov), 4-113 (Michael Hussey, 24.6 ov), 5-140 (Shane Watson, 30.6 ov), 6-151 (Daniel Christian, 33.5 ov), 7-178 (James Pattinson, 40.3 ov), 8-187 (Clint McKay, 42.5 ov), 9-226 (Xavier Doherty, 48.2 ov), 10-229 (David Hussey, 49.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SL Malinga1004944.90322030
KMDN Kulasekara9.113824.14365010
AD Mathews40802.00180000
SMSM Senanayake1005015.00324020
NLTC Perera0.50809.6001000
HDRL Thirimanne4.102516.0081000
HMRKB Herath1004314.30341121
TM Dilshan10808.0031010
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesCommonwealth Bank Series 2012
Player Of The Match
Dinesh Chandimal
Match numberODI no. 3253
Season2011/12
Hours of play (local time)14.20 start, First Session 14.20-17.50, Interval 17.50-18.25, Second Session 18.25-21.55
Match days2 March 2012 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Rod Tucker
Asad Rauf
TV Umpire
Simon Fry
Reserve Umpire
Ashley Barrow
Match Referee
Chris Broad
PointsSri Lanka 4, Australia 0
MATCH NOTES
Sri Lanka innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 36 runs, 2 wickets)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 14.1 overs (85 balls), Extras 1
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 15.1 - 20.0 (Bowling side - 27 runs, 0 wicket)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 69 balls (KC Sangakkara 29, LD Chandimal 24, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 71/2 in 17.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 32, LD Chandimal 24)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 21.5 overs (131 balls), Extras 3
  • LD Chandimal: 50 off 47 balls (2 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • KC Sangakkara: 50 off 79 balls (2 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 118 balls (KC Sangakkara 48, LD Chandimal 50, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 32.2 overs (194 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 152/3 in 33.0 overs (LD Chandimal 63, HDRL Thirimanne 8)
  • Powerplay 3: Overs 35.1 - 40.0 (Batting side - 26 runs, 1 wicket)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 42.2 overs (254 balls), Extras 5
  • HDRL Thirimanne: 50 off 57 balls (2 x 4)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 238/10 in 50.0 overs (HMRKB Herath 14)
Australia innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 41 runs, 3 wickets)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 13.4 overs (82 balls), Extras 10
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 15.1 - 20.0 (Bowling side - 36 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Drinks: Australia - 68/3 in 16.5 overs (SR Watson 33, MEK Hussey 8)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 80 balls (SR Watson 28, MEK Hussey 15, Ex 8)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 21.5 overs (131 balls), Extras 10
  • SR Watson: 50 off 61 balls (5 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 144/5 in 33.0 overs (DJ Hussey 19, DT Christian 2)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 33.3 overs (202 balls), Extras 12
  • Powerplay 3: Overs 35.1 - 40.0 (Batting side - 19 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 44.1 overs (266 balls), Extras 15
  • DJ Hussey: 50 off 58 balls (4 x 4)
  • Attendance: 28,091