result
6th Match (D/N), Perth, Feb 15 2008, Commonwealth Bank Series
(45.3/50 ov, target 237)173
Australia won by 63 runs
Player Of The Match
adam-gilchrist
Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist c Kapugedera b Malinga1181321949389.39
Matthew Hayden c Maharoof b Malinga411170036.36
Ricky Ponting (c)c Jayawardene b Vaas25253540100.00
Michael Clarke st †Sangakkara b Muralitharan43691054062.31
Andrew Symonds c †Sangakkara b Maharoof4850050.00
Michael Hussey c Jayawardene b Kulasekara2528530189.28
James Hopes c Jayasuriya b Kulasekara25100040.00
Brad Hogg  b Malinga510110050.00
Brett Lee  b Malinga26120033.33
Mitchell Johnson run out (Dilshan)012000.00
Nathan Bracken not out 1450025.00
Extras(b 1, lb 1, nb 1, w 4)7
TOTAL(49.4 Ov, RR: 4.75)236
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Matthew Hayden, 3.6 ov), 2-66 (Ricky Ponting, 12.1 ov), 3-171 (Michael Clarke, 36.2 ov), 4-177 (Andrew Symonds, 37.4 ov), 5-206 (Adam Gilchrist, 43.2 ov), 6-217 (James Hopes, 45.1 ov), 7-232 (Brad Hogg, 47.4 ov), 8-232 (Michael Hussey, 48.1 ov), 9-233 (Mitchell Johnson, 48.4 ov), 10-236 (Brett Lee, 49.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1003513.50424000
Lasith Malinga9.414744.86396130
Farveez Maharoof1005315.30303111
Nuwan Kulasekara1005225.20314200
Muthiah Muralidaran1004714.70220000
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 237 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tillakaratne Dilshan  b Johnson1113232084.61
Sanath Jayasuriya c Hopes b Bracken12101420120.00
Kumar Sangakkara  b Lee801141804070.17
Mahela Jayawardene (c)c Ponting b Johnson2125274084.00
Chamara Silva c Symonds b Bracken01011000.00
Chamara Kapugedera c Hussey b Hopes2660712043.33
Farveez Maharoof c sub (BJ Haddin) b Hogg716251043.75
Chaminda Vaas c †Gilchrist b Hogg011000.00
Nuwan Kulasekara c Symonds b Bracken075000.00
Lasith Malinga  b Johnson518151027.77
Muthiah Muralidaran not out 00200-
Extras(lb 7, nb 1, w 3)11
TOTAL(45.3 Ov, RR: 3.80)173
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 3.1 ov), 2-35 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 4.2 ov), 3-71 (Mahela Jayawardene, 10.5 ov), 4-76 (Chamara Silva, 13.6 ov), 5-129 (Chamara Kapugedera, 32.5 ov), 6-159 (Farveez Maharoof, 39.1 ov), 7-159 (Chaminda Vaas, 39.2 ov), 8-160 (Nuwan Kulasekara, 40.5 ov), 9-173 (Lasith Malinga, 44.6 ov), 10-173 (Kumar Sangakkara, 45.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee8.304915.76307001
Nathan Bracken822132.62392010
Mitchell Johnson1022932.90453010
James Hopes912612.88331000
Brad Hogg1014124.09343010
MATCH DETAILS
Western Australia Cricket Association Ground, Perth
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesCommonwealth Bank SeriesSri Lanka tour of Australia
Season2007/08
Player Of The Match
Adam Gilchrist
Adam Gilchrist
Match numberODI no. 2679
Hours of play (local time)13.30 start, First Session 13.30-17.00 Interval 17.00-17.45, Second Session 17.45-21.15
Match days15 February 2008 - daynight (50-over match)
Umpires
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Daryl Harper
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Peter Parker
Reserve Umpire
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Mick Martell
Match Referee
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Jeff Crowe
PointsAustralia 5, Sri Lanka 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Australia innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Australia: 50 runs in 10.3 overs (64 balls), Extras 1
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 49 balls (AC Gilchrist 24, RT Ponting 25, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Australia - 74/2 in 15.0 overs (AC Gilchrist 43, MJ Clarke 1)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • AC Gilchrist: 50 off 57 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 20.2 overs (123 balls), Extras 1
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 66 balls (AC Gilchrist 38, MJ Clarke 12, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 30.6 overs (187 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 158/2 in 32.0 overs (AC Gilchrist 89, MJ Clarke 38)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 136 balls (AC Gilchrist 57, MJ Clarke 42, Ex 1)
  • AC Gilchrist: 100 off 117 balls (9 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 41.4 overs (253 balls), Extras 3
  • Innings Break: Australia - 236/10 in 49.4 overs (NW Bracken 1)
  • Sri Lanka innings
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 7.1 overs (45 balls), Extras 8
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 76/4 in 14.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 24)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 16.1 - 21.0
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 23.1 overs (141 balls), Extras 8
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 110 balls (KC Sangakkara 23, CK Kapugedera 26, Ex 1)
  • KC Sangakkara: 50 off 80 balls (3 x 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 129/5 in 32.5 overs (KC Sangakkara 50)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 37.2 overs (226 balls), Extras 9
  • Match Scorer: Binoy George