result
1st Final (D/N), Brisbane, Mar 4 2012, Commonwealth Bank Series
(49.2/50 ov, target 322)306
Australia won by 15 runs
player of the match
David Warner
Australia
Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
David Warner  b Prasad163157219132103.82
Matthew Wade c Herath b Kulasekara64721104188.88
Shane Watson c Thirimanne b Maharoof2125421084.00
Dan Christian c †Sangakkara b Prasad1081920125.00
David Hussey c & b Herath1330033.33
Michael Clarke (c)c Jayawardene b Malinga37253450148.00
Michael Hussey not out 19101602190.00
Extras(lb 1, w 5)6
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 6.42, 219 Mts)321/6
Fall of wickets: 1-136 (Matthew Wade, 23.6 ov), 2-186 (Shane Watson, 34.2 ov), 3-223 (Dan Christian, 38.4 ov), 4-224 (David Hussey, 39.1 ov), 5-288 (Michael Clarke, 46.3 ov), 6-321 (David Warner, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Lasith Malinga807419.25206330
Nuwan Kulasekara1006016.00296010
Farveez Maharoof906417.11238000
Tillakaratne Dilshan903503.88250000
Dhammika Prasad705127.28194200
Rangana Herath703615.14171010
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 322 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mahela Jayawardene (c)c †Wade b Lee14142020100.00
Tillakaratne Dilshan  b Lee27223350122.72
Kumar Sangakkara c Watson b Lee4249684085.71
Dinesh Chandimal c Pattinson b DJ Hussey1427301051.85
Lahiru Thirimanne c †Wade b DJ Hussey1430400046.66
Upul Tharanga c DJ Hussey b Watson60671113089.55
Farveez Maharoof c Christian b DJ Hussey814130057.14
Nuwan Kulasekara c Doherty b DJ Hussey73435673169.76
Dhammika Prasad not out 31214321147.61
Rangana Herath c Doherty b Watson551100100.00
Lasith Malinga c MEK Hussey b Watson16100016.66
Extras(b 1, lb 3, nb 2, w 11)17
TOTAL(49.2 Ov, RR: 6.20, 224 Mts)306
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Mahela Jayawardene, 4.4 ov), 2-52 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 6.6 ov), 3-93 (Dinesh Chandimal, 16.1 ov), 4-115 (Kumar Sangakkara, 21.3 ov), 5-125 (Lahiru Thirimanne, 26.1 ov), 6-144 (Farveez Maharoof, 30.1 ov), 7-248 (Nuwan Kulasekara, 41.4 ov), 8-285 (Upul Tharanga, 45.5 ov), 9-301 (Rangana Herath, 47.4 ov), 10-306 (Lasith Malinga, 49.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee915936.55255141
Ben Hilfenhaus4046011.5087110
James Pattinson504909.8096011
Shane Watson9.203333.53322000
Xavier Doherty1003903.90270020
David Hussey804345.37251210
Dan Christian403308.2553000
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesCommonwealth Bank SeriesSri Lanka tour of Australia
Season2011/12
Player Of The Match
David Warner
David Warner
Series resultAustralia led the best-of-3-finals 1-0
Match numberODI no. 3255
Hours of play (local time)13.20 start, First Session 13.20-16.50, Interval 16.50-17.35, Second Session 17.35-21.05
Match days4 March 2012 - daynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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Asad Rauf
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Paul Reiffel
TV Umpire
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Bruce Oxenford
Reserve Umpire
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Simon Fry
Match Referee
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Chris Broad
MATCH NOTES
  • Australia innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 68 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 6.4 overs (40 balls), Extras 5
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 40 balls (DA Warner 19, MS Wade 26, Ex 5)
  • Rain: Australia - 69/0 in 10.2 overs (DA Warner 34, MS Wade 30)
  • Drinks: Australia - 87/0 in 15.0 overs (DA Warner 39, MS Wade 43)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 17.4 overs (106 balls), Extras 5
  • MS Wade: 50 off 52 balls (3 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 106 balls (DA Warner 44, MS Wade 52, Ex 5)
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 20.1 - 25.0 (Bowling side - 40 runs, 1 wicket)
  • DA Warner: 50 off 61 balls (5 x 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 25.5 overs (155 balls), Extras 5
  • Rain: Australia - 158/1 in 28.0 overs (DA Warner 81, SR Watson 8)
  • Powerplay 3: Overs 32.1 - 37.0 (Batting side - 36 runs, 1 wicket)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 61 balls (DA Warner 29, SR Watson 21, Ex 0)
  • DA Warner: 100 off 111 balls (8 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 35.6 overs (216 balls), Extras 5
  • Australia: 250 runs in 42.4 overs (256 balls), Extras 5
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 38 balls (DA Warner 18, MJ Clarke 31, Ex 1)
  • DA Warner: 150 off 147 balls (13 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 47.6 overs (288 balls), Extras 6
  • Innings Break: Australia - 321/6 in 50.0 overs (MEK Hussey 19)
  • Sri Lanka innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 69 runs, 2 wickets)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 6.3 overs (39 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 93/3 in 16.1 overs (KC Sangakkara 32)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 18.4 overs (112 balls), Extras 6
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 20.1 - 25.0 (Bowling side - 17 runs, 1 wicket)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 32.1 overs (194 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 162/6 in 35.0 overs (WU Tharanga 22, KMDN Kulasekara 10)
  • Powerplay 3: Overs 35.1 - 40.0 (Batting side - 68 runs, 0 wicket)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 46 balls (WU Tharanga 23, KMDN Kulasekara 28, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 37.5 overs (229 balls), Extras 12
  • KMDN Kulasekara: 50 off 33 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 7th Wicket: 100 runs in 68 balls (WU Tharanga 26, KMDN Kulasekara 71, Ex 5)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 41.6 overs (254 balls), Extras 15
  • WU Tharanga: 50 off 59 balls (3 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 47.1 overs (285 balls), Extras 16