Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Sri Lanka have won both their league matches rather convincingly. The players from both camps shake hands.

Man of the Match: Sanath Jayasuriya

One more match to go tonight. Bangladesh v South Africa. For now, on behalf of Anand Vasu, my co-commentator, this is Sriram Veera signing off.

18.5
4
Gillespie to Silva, FOUR runs, Streaky edge through the vacant slip region does the trick. Full and angling across Silva who tries to flash it through cover.
18.4
0
Gillespie to Silva, no run, yorker length, on the middle and leg stump line, stabbed to midwicket. Chamara Silva is teasing the spectators

Seven men in the ring now

18.3
0
Gillespie to Silva, no run, from round the stumps, full and slanted across Chamara Silva who square drives to cover point
18.2
0
Gillespie to Silva, no run, bouncer, over the middle stump line, sways away
18.1
2
Gillespie to Silva, 2 runs, the scores are level. Full and outside off, driven through point

END OF OVER:
18 | 11 Runs 1 Wkt | SL: 162/3 (3 runs required from 12 balls, RR: 9.00, RRR: 1.50)

  • Chamara Silva3 (2b)
  • Mahela Jayawardene35 (18b)
  • Daniel Vettori4-0-23-2
  • Mark Gillespie2-0-23-0

HRG informs me that Jayasuriya has hit ten sixes in Twenty20 games.

17.6
1
Vettori to Silva, 1 run, drifting in on the middle and off, poked to the on side
17.5
2
Vettori to Silva, 2 runs, again slow and spinning away, cut to deep point
17.4
1
Vettori to Jayawardene, 1 run, slower in the air this time, spun past the off stump, Mahela cuts to deep point
17.3
W
Vettori to Jayasuriya, OUT, comes down the track again, Vettori fires it short and quick and Jayasuriya pulls it to deep midwicket

ST Jayasuriya c Fulton b Vettori 61 (44b 6x4 3x6) SR: 138.63

17.2
6
Vettori to Jayasuriya, SIX runs, jumps down the track and lofts it just over the ropes at the long-on region.
17.1
1
Vettori to Jayawardene, 1 run, on the middle stump line, fullish, worked behind square leg

END OF OVER:
17 | 4 Runs | SL: 151/2 (14 runs required from 18 balls, RR: 8.88, RRR: 4.66)

  • Mahela Jayawardene33 (16b)
  • Sanath Jayasuriya55 (42b)
  • Mark Gillespie2-0-23-0
  • Jacob Oram2-0-21-0
16.6
1
Gillespie to Jayawardene, 1 run, overpitched outside off stump, drilled hard to deep point. That one sped across the turf.
16.5
1lb
Gillespie to Jayasuriya, 1 leg bye, full again, another swipe across the line doesn't connect and it runs off the pad to the off side
16.4
0
Gillespie to Jayasuriya, no run, low swinging full toss from round the stumps, Jayasuriya edges it to the pad again.

Sri Lanka 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st82ST JayasuriyaWU Tharanga
2nd26ST JayasuriyaKC Sangakkara
3rd50ST JayasuriyaDPMD Jayawardene
4th10DPMD JayawardeneLPC Silva

ICC Men's T20 World Cup

Group A
TeamMWLPTNRR
SA22040.974
BDESH21120.149
WI2020-1.233
Group B
TeamMWLPTNRR
AUS21120.987
ENG21120.209
ZIM2112-1.196
Group C
TeamMWLPTNRR
SL22044.721
NZ21122.396
KENYA2020-8.047
Group D
TeamMWLPTNRR
INDIA21030
PAK21121.275
SCOT2011-2.55
Group E
TeamMWLPTNRR
INDIA32140.75
NZ32140.05
SA3214-0.116
ENG3030-0.7
Group F
TeamMWLPTNRR
PAK33060.843
AUS32142.256
SL3122-0.697
BDESH3030-2.031