Player of the Match
Player of the Match
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Jayasuriya stars in Sri Lankan win

A Man-of-the-Match performance from Sanath Jayasuriya helped Sri Lanka chase down New Zealand's 164 for 7 with seven wickets to spare

Match Centre

Statistics

Best performances - Batsmen

LRPL Taylor
LRPL Taylor
62(43) 3x4 - 3x6
Control %60%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 36 runs
  • 1x4 - 3x6
4 3 9 2 12 0 6 26
ST Jayasuriya
61(44) 6x4 - 3x6
Control %44%
  • Productive Shot
  • off side drive on front foot
  • 14 runs
  • 3x4 - 0x6
1 8 10 27 0 8 4 3

Best performances - Bowlers

DL Vettori
DL Vettori
O4
M0
R23
W2
Eco5.75
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
CRD Fernando
O4
M0
R31
W2
Eco7.75
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

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

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