result
12th Match (D/N), Melbourne, Feb 29 2008, Commonwealth Bank Series
(48.1/50 ov, target 222)208
Sri Lanka won by 13 runs
Player Of The Match
adam-gilchrist
Sri Lanka INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dilruwan Perera lbw b Lee512200041.66
Sanath Jayasuriya c Hussey b Bracken2332422171.87
Kumar Sangakkara c Hussey b Johnson1126352042.30
Mahela Jayawardene (c)lbw b Hogg5066955075.75
Chamara Kapugedera c †Gilchrist b Hopes22333008.69
Tillakaratne Dilshan run out (Hopes)6270963088.57
Chamara Silva c Johnson b Bracken3548664072.91
Nuwan Kulasekara  b Bracken1422291063.63
Lasith Malinga c Hopes b Lee014000.00
Muthiah Muralidaran  b Bracken1240050.00
Ishara Amerasinghe not out 52510250.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 4, w 8)13
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.42, 220 Mts)221
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Dilruwan Perera, 4.4 ov), 2-32 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 9.2 ov), 3-42 (Kumar Sangakkara, 12.3 ov), 4-61 (Chamara Kapugedera, 19.5 ov), 5-125 (Mahela Jayawardene, 31.6 ov), 6-185 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 44.2 ov), 7-206 (Chamara Silva, 47.4 ov), 8-208 (Lasith Malinga, 48.2 ov), 9-212 (Muthiah Muralidaran, 49.2 ov), 10-221 (Nuwan Kulasekara, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee1015525.50314112
Nathan Bracken1032942.90434000
Mitchell Johnson1015415.40366022
James Hopes803214.00252000
Brad Hogg1013313.30361000
Michael Clarke201708.5041020
Australia INNINGS (target: 222 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist c Malinga b Kulasekara835078112166.00
James Hopes  b Muralitharan2842703066.66
Ricky Ponting (c)lbw b Kulasekara11125009.09
Michael Clarke  b Amerasinghe01111000.00
Andrew Symonds c †Sangakkara b Amerasinghe049000.00
Michael Hussey  b Kapugedera525480020.00
Brad Haddin lbw b Malinga713140053.84
Brad Hogg lbw b Muralitharan2135490060.00
Brett Lee  b Jayasuriya3759802162.71
Mitchell Johnson c Jayawardene b Amerasinghe313170023.07
Nathan Bracken not out 1426421053.84
Extras(lb 3, w 6)9
TOTAL(48.1 Ov, RR: 4.31, 225 Mts)208
Fall of wickets: 1-107 (James Hopes, 14.4 ov), 2-113 (Adam Gilchrist, 15.4 ov), 3-115 (Michael Clarke, 18.3 ov), 4-115 (Ricky Ponting, 19.3 ov), 5-115 (Andrew Symonds, 20.1 ov), 6-123 (Brad Haddin, 23.2 ov), 7-142 (Michael Hussey, 29.3 ov), 8-158 (Brad Hogg, 34.5 ov), 9-173 (Mitchell Johnson, 39.1 ov), 10-208 (Brett Lee, 48.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Lasith Malinga914815.33347020
Nuwan Kulasekara1033623.60424000
Ishara Amerasinghe1024434.40392110
Muthiah Muralidaran1004224.20383110
Chamara Kapugedera602414.00210120
Dilruwan Perera301103.66111000
Sanath Jayasuriya0.10010.0010000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesCommonwealth Bank SeriesSri Lanka tour of Australia
Season2007/08
Player Of The Match
Adam Gilchrist
Adam Gilchrist
Match numberODI no. 2687
Hours of play (local time)14.15 start, First Session 14.15-17.45 Interval 17.45-18.30, Second Session 18.30-22.00
Match days29 February 2008 - daynight (50-over match)
Umpires
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Daryl Harper
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Tony Hill
TV Umpire
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Bruce Oxenford
Reserve Umpire
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Tony Ward
Match Referee
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Jeff Crowe
PointsSri Lanka 4, Australia 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Sri Lanka innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 47/3 in 16.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 5, CK Kapugedera 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 16.4 overs (102 balls), Extras 2
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 27.1 overs (168 balls), Extras 6
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 57 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 23, TM Dilshan 20, Ex 9)
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 65 balls (5 x 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 125/5 in 32.0 overs (TM Dilshan 23)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 36.6 overs (229 balls), Extras 11
  • TM Dilshan: 50 off 61 balls (2 x 4)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 67 balls (TM Dilshan 32, LPC Silva 17, Ex 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 47.2 overs (293 balls), Extras 13
  • Australia innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 7.6 overs (49 balls), Extras 1
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 49 balls (AC Gilchrist 34, JR Hopes 15, Ex 1)
  • AC Gilchrist: 50 off 35 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Australia: 100 runs in 12.6 overs (80 balls), Extras 2
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 80 balls (AC Gilchrist 76, JR Hopes 24, Ex 2)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 16.1 - 21.0
  • Drinks: Australia - 141/6 in 29.0 overs (MEK Hussey 5, GB Hogg 13)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 31.0 overs (190 balls), Extras 5
  • Australia: 200 runs in 46.1 overs (283 balls), Extras 9