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RESULT
1st Super, Centurion, March 07, 2003, ICC World Cup
(47.4/50 ov, T:320) 223

Australia won by 96 runs

Player Of The Match
114 (109)
ricky-ponting
Australia Innings
Sri Lanka Innings
Match Flow
Info
Australia  (50 ovs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
run out (Vaas)9988122142112.50
c Tillakaratne b Muralidaran2234503064.70
c †Sangakkara b Fernando11410913084104.58
b Fernando5258761089.65
c de Silva b Fernando10102110100.00
not out 53610166.66
not out 11300100.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 7, w 5)16
TOTAL50 Ov (RR: 6.38, 205 Mins)319/5
Fall of wickets: 1-75 (Matthew Hayden, 12.2 ov), 2-181 (Adam Gilchrist, 29.5 ov), 3-293 (Ricky Ponting, 45.4 ov), 4-313 (Damien Martyn, 49.1 ov), 5-314 (Darren Lehmann, 49.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
805907.37266212
604607.66157000
503607.2093100
1004714.70323111
12.2 to ML Hayden, inside edge onto pads, pops up in the air, Tillakaratne grabs a very good catch at short cover. 75/1
2021010.5052110
904735.22214010
45.4 to RT Ponting, short delivery quicker one, misses a pull shot, top edge ball baloons high up in the air, Sangakkara takes a good catch behind the stumps. 293/3
49.1 to DR Martyn, tries to work the ball away, misses the line, ball shattered the stumps. 313/4
49.3 to DS Lehmann, powerfully hit going for a big one, but finds de Silva at mid wicket, remarkable catch. 314/5
1005905.90263110
Sri Lanka  (T: 320 runs from 50 ovs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c & b Lee1624463066.66
retired hurt 1570020.00
b McGrath2141513051.21
c †Gilchrist b Lee038000.00
c & b Hogg92941389497.87
lbw b Lee1660016.66
run out (Hogg)2038532052.63
lbw b Hogg2145372046.66
c Lee b Lehmann4550080.00
lbw b McGrath913402069.23
not out 15151230100.00
Extras(b 6, lb 8, nb 3, w 6)23
TOTAL47.4 Ov (RR: 4.67, 205 Mins)223
Fall of wickets: 0-6* (Sanath Jayasuriya, retired hurt), 1-42 (Marvan Atapattu, 9.5 ov), 2-46 (Mahela Jayawardene, 11.2 ov), 3-47 (Hashan Tillakaratne, 12.3 ov), 4-48 (Russel Arnold, 13.3 ov), 5-100 (Kumar Sangakkara, 26.1 ov), 6-144 (Chaminda Vaas, 36.4 ov), 7-149 (Muthiah Muralidaran, 37.4 ov), 8-203 (Aravinda de Silva, 44.1 ov), 9-223 (Dilhara Fernando, 47.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
9.412522.58453030
12.3 to HP Tillakaratne, pitches on off, swings in, tries to defend it, caught in the crease, beaten between bat and pads, ball hit the off stumps. 47/3
47.4 to CRD Fernando, again fuller length, hits on boot, this time right infront of wicket, umpire say out. 223/9
1015235.20445223
9.5 to MS Atapattu, tries to drive it on the off side, misstimed it and went in the air back to bowler, Lee catch it well diving forward. 42/1
11.2 to DPMD Jayawardene, short and fast ball, swings away, tries to defend it, big edge in the hand of Gilchrist. 46/2
13.3 to RP Arnold, pitches up, caught him in the crease, hit in front off middle stumps, on pads, ball swings in the air. hudge appeal for lbw, Shepered finger goes up, well bowled by Lee, pitches two short one and than last one right in the toe. 48/4
702904.14254000
713204.57263110
914525.00356100
36.4 to WPUJC Vaas, quick wrong one, plays off the backfoot, hits on pad, plumb infront. 144/6
44.1 to PA de Silva, pitched up, tries to drive it on the off side, ball spins and get the inside part of the bat and went in the air in the hand of Hogg. 203/8
502615.20143000
37.4 to M Muralidaran, down on one knee hits high in the air to long on, Lee unders it and takes a good catch. 149/7
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MATCH FLOW
  • 4th (reserve) umpire: SA Bucknor (WI)
  • 12th Men: JP Maher (Australia) and J Mubarak (Sri Lanka)
  • Australia 50 runs, 51 balls, 35 minutes 8x4
  • 50 Partnership (Gilchrist/Hayden) 51 balls, 35 minutes, 8x4
  • When Gilchrist reached 38* he completed 5000 runs in ODIs
  • Australia 100 runs, 96 balls, 63 minutes, 15x4, 1x6
  • AC Gilchrist's highest score in World Cups (previous: 63 v Bangladesh at Chester-le-Street, 1999)
  • 50 Partnership (Gilchrist/Ponting) 41 balls, 30 minutes, 4x4, 2x6
  • Australia 150 runs, 150 balls, 99 minutes, 17x4, 2x6
  • 100 partnership (Gilchrist/Ponting) 96 balls, 63 minutes, 7 x4, 3x6
  • Ponting 50 runs, 66 balls, 81 minutes, 3x4, 1x6
  • Australia 200 runs, 205 balls, 135 minutes, 21x4, 4x6
  • 50 Partnership (Ponting/Martyn) 43 balls, 29 minutes, 2x4, 2x6
  • Australia 250 runs, 247 balls, 159 minutes, 23x4, 5x6
  • Ponting 100 runs, 96 balls, 115 minutes, 6x6, 4x6
  • RT Ponting's highest score in World Cups (previous: 102 v West Indies at Jaipur, 1995/96)
  • 100 Partnership (Ponting/Martyn) 82 balls, 48 minutes, 6x4, 3x6
  • Australia 300 runs, 293 balls, 191 minutes, 26x4, 6x6
  • DR Martyn's highest score against Sri Lanka in ODIs (previous: 48 at Perth, 1998/99)
  • Martyn 50 runs, 56 balls, 75 minutes, 1x4
  • CRD Fernando's best bowling against Australia in ODIs (previous: 1/46 at Sydney, 2002/03)
  • CRD Fernando's best bowling in World Cups (previous: 2/4 v Canada at Paarl, 2002/03)
  • ST Jayasuriya retired hurt at 6/0 (1*, 5 balls, hit by a rising ball from Lee)
  • With the wicket of HP Tillakaratne, GD McGrath became the leading wicket-taker for Australia against Sri Lanka in ODIs (previous: 29 wkts, jointly held with SK Warne)
  • When PA de Silva reached 34* he became the leading run scorer for Sri Lanka in World Cups (previous: 969 runs, A Ranatunga)
  • Sri Lanka 50 runs, 100 balls, 79 minutes, 6x4
  • 50 Partnership (de Silva/Sangakkara) 75 balls, 51 minutes, 5x4, 1x6
  • Sri Lanka 100 runs, 163 balls, 119 minutes, 11x4, 1x6
  • Sri Lanka 150 runs, 236 balls, 167 minutes, 15x4, 1x6
  • PA de Silva 50 runs, 69 balls, 116 minutes, 6x4, 1x6
  • PA de Silva and CRD Fernando's partnership set a new 8th wicket partnership record for Sri Lanka against Australia in ODIs (previous: 44 ST Jayasuriya and RJ Ratnayake at Adelaide, 1989/90)
  • Sri Lanka 200 runs, 269 balls, 186 minutes, 20 x 4, 3x 6
  • 50 Partnership (de Silva/Fernando) 35 balls, 21 minutes, 5x4, 3x6
  • Australia extend their record winning streak in ODIs to 13 consecutive victories
MATCH DETAILS
SuperSport Park, Centurion
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
Series
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
Match numberODI no. 1982
Match daysday (50-over match)
Umpires
TV Umpire
Match Referee
PointsAustralia 4, Sri Lanka 0
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IND541200.886
KENYA532140.354
SL52311.5-0.844
NZ5148-0.896
ZIM5053.5-1.254
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KENYA64216-0.691
NZ642160.990
WI632141.103
SA632141.730
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