result
9th Match (D/N), Melbourne, Feb 22 2008, Commonwealth Bank Series
(29.3/29.3 ov, target 102)77/4
Australia won by 24 runs (D/L method)
Player Of The Match
64 (98)
michael-hussey
Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist  b Vaas611180054.54
Matthew Hayden c Silva b Maharoof2353643043.39
Ricky Ponting (c)run out (Maharoof/†Sangakkara)1134580032.35
Michael Clarke c & b Muralitharan50691184072.46
Andrew Symonds c †Sangakkara b Maharoof46150066.66
Michael Hussey not out 64981291065.30
James Hopes st †Sangakkara b Muralitharan1116200068.75
Brad Hogg c Dilshan b Malinga44600100.00
Mitchell Johnson not out 69110066.66
Extras(b 2, w 3)5
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 3.68)184/7
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Adam Gilchrist, 4.3 ov), 2-39 (Matthew Hayden, 15.1 ov), 3-44 (Ricky Ponting, 17.6 ov), 4-54 (Andrew Symonds, 21.1 ov), 5-144 (Michael Clarke, 42.1 ov), 6-166 (James Hopes, 46.3 ov), 7-173 (Brad Hogg, 47.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1013413.40403000
Lasith Malinga1014414.40353000
Farveez Maharoof1012022.00460010
Muthiah Muralidaran1003723.70280000
Ishara Amerasinghe1004704.70282020
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 102 runs from 29.3 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dilruwan Perera lbw b Clark11115009.09
Sanath Jayasuriya c Ponting b Clark015000.00
Kumar Sangakkara c Symonds b Hopes22591030037.28
Mahela Jayawardene (c)c †Gilchrist b Bracken2745573060.00
Chamara Silva not out 1647540034.04
Tillakaratne Dilshan not out 914180064.28
Extras(lb 1, w 1)2
TOTAL(29.3 Ov, RR: 2.61)77/4
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 1.1 ov), 2-3 (Dilruwan Perera, 3.1 ov), 3-42 (Mahela Jayawardene, 16.2 ov), 4-64 (Kumar Sangakkara, 24.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Nathan Bracken611312.16260000
Stuart Clark51821.60240000
Mitchell Johnson711702.42321010
James Hopes722313.28282000
Brad Hogg4.311503.33150000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesCommonwealth Bank SeriesSri Lanka tour of Australia
Season2007/08
Player Of The Match
Michael Hussey
Michael Hussey
Match numberODI no. 2683
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 days22 February 2008 - daynight (50-over match)
Umpires
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Rudi Koertzen
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Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
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Bob Parry
Reserve Umpire
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Geoff Joshua
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
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Australia: 50 runs in 19.5 overs (120 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 95/4 in 33.0 overs (MJ Clarke 22, MEK Hussey 27)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 33.4 overs (204 balls), Extras 2
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 91 balls (MJ Clarke 21, MEK Hussey 28, Ex 1)
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 68 balls (4 x 4)
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 82 balls (1 x 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 43.2 overs (263 balls), Extras 3
  • Innings Break: Australia - 184/7 in 50.0 overs (MEK Hussey 64, MG Johnson 6)
  • Sri Lanka innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 41/2 in 16.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 13, DPMD Jayawardene 27)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 21.4 overs (131 balls), Extras 2
  • Rain: Sri Lanka - 77/4 in 29.3 overs (LPC Silva 16, TM Dilshan 9)
  • Match Scorers: Venkat Raghav and Binoy George