Result
6th Match (D/N), Sydney, Jan 9 2003, VB Series
343/5
(49.3/50 ov, target 344)
264
Sri Lanka won by 79 runs
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu run out (Ponting)1011241785081.45
ST Jayasuriya (c) b Watson122105146124116.19
PA de Silva  b Watson1315161086.66
DPMD Jayawardene not out3738542097.36
RP Arnold st †Gilchrist b Symonds013000.00
KC Sangakkara c Maher b Bichel25202620125.00
WPUJC Vaas not out55800100.00
Extras(lb 12, nb 8, w 20)40
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 6.86)343/5
Fall of wickets: 1-237 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 33.4 ov), 2-267 (Aravinda de Silva, 37.6 ov), 3-283 (Marvan Atapattu, 41.2 ov), 4-284 (Russel Arnold, 41.4 ov), 5-329 (Kumar Sangakkara, 47.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee704105.85263032
AJ Bichel1007017.00357052
SR Watson1007227.20265311
A Symonds905015.55223020
GB Hogg907508.33134103
DR Martyn502304.6090000
Australia Innings (target: 344 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Gilchrist  b Vaas63310200.00
ML Hayden c Jayawardene b Fernando3539673089.74
RT Ponting (c)c Tillakaratne b Gunaratne1516222093.75
DR Martyn  b Jayasuriya4069944057.97
MG Bevan c Tillakaratne b Jayasuriya4151623080.39
A Symonds c Tillakaratne b Muralitharan49120044.44
B Lee  b Jayasuriya2022330090.90
JP Maher c Jayawardene b Jayasuriya1527271055.55
SR Watson not out35354030100.00
GB Hogg st †Sangakkara b Muralitharan47100057.14
AJ Bichel c †Sangakkara b Gunaratne28243321116.66
Extras(lb 12, nb 5, w 4)21
TOTAL(49.3 Ov, RR: 5.33)264
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Adam Gilchrist, 0.3 ov), 2-35 (Ricky Ponting, 5.4 ov), 3-78 (Matthew Hayden, 14.3 ov), 4-143 (Damien Martyn, 28.3 ov), 5-150 (Michael Bevan, 30.3 ov), 6-152 (Andrew Symonds, 31.3 ov), 7-188 (Jimmy Maher, 38.5 ov), 8-188 (Brett Lee, 38.6 ov), 9-201 (Brad Hogg, 41.3 ov), 10-264 (Andy Bichel, 49.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas602914.83253020
PW Gunaratne8.305426.35226010
CRD Fernando904615.11304015
PA de Silva604006.66142100
M Muralitharan1014424.40322000
ST Jayasuriya1013943.90311000
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesVB Series 2002
Player Of The Match
Sanath Jayasuriya
Match numberODI no. 1931
Season2002/03
Match days9 January 2003 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Russell Tiffin
Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Darrell Hair
Match Referee
Sir Clive Lloyd
PointsSri Lanka 6, Australia 0
MATCH NOTES
Hours of Play: 2.15pm - 5.45pm, 6.30pm - 10.00pm
  • 12th Men: DS Lehmann (Aus) and J Mubarak (SL)
  • Scorers: CL Bennison and MA Slarke
  • Sri Lanka 50 in 50 mins, off 9.4 overs
  • Atapattu/Jayasuriya 50 partnership in 50 mins, off 61 balls
  • Sri Lanka 100 in 81 mins, off 16.4 overs
  • Atapattu/Jayasuriya 100 partnership in 81 mins, off 104 balls
  • Jayasuriya 50 in 81 mins, off 49 balls, 6x4, 2x6
  • Atapattu 50 in 99 mins, off 67 balls, 4x4
  • Sri Lanka 150 in 106 mins, off 23.4 overs
  • Atapattu/Jayasuriya 150 partnership in 106 mins, off 146 balls
  • Sri Lanka 200 in 128 mins, off 29.1 overs
  • Atapattu/Jayasuriya 200 partnership in 128 mins, off 179 balls
  • Jayasuriya 100 in 128 mins, off 87 balls, 11x4, 3x6
  • Sri Lanka 250 in 157 mins, off 36.1 overs
  • Atapattu 100 in 174 mins, off 121 balls, 5x4
  • Sri Lanka 300 in 194 mins, off 44.4 overs
  • Australia 50 in 41 mins, off 8.5 overs
  • Australia 100 in 87 mins, off 19.2 overs
  • Martyn/Bevan 50 partnership in 45 mins, off 68 balls
  • Australia 150 in 129 mins, off 30.2 overs
  • Australia 200 in 171 mins, off 40.4 overs
  • Australia 250 in 200 mins, off 47.2 overs
  • Watson/Bichel 50 partnership 25 mins, off 39 balls
  • Attendance: 34,670