result
43rd Match, Super Eights, St George's, Apr 16 2007, ICC World Cup
(42.4/50 ov, target 227)232/3
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 44 balls remaining)
player of the match
Sri Lanka INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Upul Tharanga c Hayden b Bracken622330027.27
Sanath Jayasuriya lbw b Bracken12122120100.00
Kumar Sangakkara lbw b McGrath046000.00
Mahela Jayawardene (c)st †Gilchrist b Hogg72881335181.81
Chamara Silva c Clarke b Hogg641071196059.81
Tillakaratne Dilshan c Hodge b Tait712130058.33
Russel Arnold  b Tait310150030.00
Farveez Maharoof c Symonds b Bracken25224040113.63
Nuwan Kulasekara c Hayden b Bracken1550020.00
Malinga Bandara c Hogg b McGrath1719230289.47
Dilhara Fernando not out 004000.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 3, w 11)19
TOTAL(49.4 Ov, RR: 4.55, 208 Mts)226
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 4.3 ov), 2-27 (Kumar Sangakkara, 5.3 ov), 3-27 (Upul Tharanga, 6.4 ov), 4-167 (Chamara Silva, 37.2 ov), 5-174 (Mahela Jayawardene, 39.4 ov), 6-178 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 40.6 ov), 7-183 (Russel Arnold, 42.4 ov), 8-184 (Nuwan Kulasekara, 43.3 ov), 9-218 (Malinga Bandara, 48.6 ov), 10-226 (Farveez Maharoof, 49.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Nathan Bracken9.431941.96493010
Shaun Tait1006826.80295161
Glenn McGrath914825.33347101
Brad Hogg1003523.50341000
Andrew Symonds301505.0091001
Michael Clarke803604.50240100
Australia INNINGS (target: 227 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist lbw b Arnold3049654061.22
Matthew Hayden c Dilshan b Arnold41305652136.66
Ricky Ponting (c)not out 66801164182.50
Michael Clarke c Dilshan b Bandara2331384074.19
Andrew Symonds not out 6371665288.73
Extras(nb 5, w 4)9
TOTAL(42.4 Ov, RR: 5.43, 173 Mts)232/3
Fall of wickets: 1-76 (Matthew Hayden, 11.5 ov), 2-79 (Adam Gilchrist, 13.3 ov), 3-126 (Michael Clarke, 23.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dilhara Fernando613606.00286033
Farveez Maharoof705207.42195101
Nuwan Kulasekara402005.00163001
Russel Arnold402025.00120110
Malinga Bandara9.405315.48316100
Sanath Jayasuriya603205.33191200
Tillakaratne Dilshan601903.16221000
MATCH DETAILS
National Cricket Stadium, St George's, Grenada
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Cup
Season2006/07
Player Of The Match
Nathan Bracken
Nathan Bracken
Match numberODI no. 2573
Hours of play (local time)09.30 start, First Session 09.30-13.00. Interval 13.00-13.45, Second Session 13.45-17.15
Match days16 April 2007 - day(50-over match)
Umpires
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Aleem Dar
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Billy Doctrove
TV Umpire
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Mark Benson
Reserve Umpire
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Daryl Harper
Match Referee
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Mike Procter
PointsAustralia 2, Sri Lanka 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Sri Lanka innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 12.4 overs (80 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 59/3 in 15.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 13, LPC Silva 15)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 85 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 19, LPC Silva 27, Ex 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 26.4 overs (167 balls), Extras 14
  • Power Play 3: Overs 27.1 - 32.0
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 64 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 150 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 50, LPC Silva 48, Ex 6)
  • LPC Silva: 50 off 91 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 148/3 in 34.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 59, LPC Silva 55)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 34.2 overs (214 balls), Extras 16
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 47.3 overs (294 balls), Extras 17
  • Australia innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 9.2 overs (62 balls), Extras 6
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 62 balls (AC Gilchrist 25, ML Hayden 21, Ex 6)
  • Lunch: Australia - 0/0
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Drinks: Australia - 79/2 in 13.3 overs (RT Ponting 2)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Australia: 100 runs in 18.4 overs (119 balls), Extras 7
  • Australia: 150 runs in 28.2 overs (178 balls), Extras 8
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 56 balls (RT Ponting 17, A Symonds 34, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Australia - 182/3 in 33.0 overs (RT Ponting 42, A Symonds 38)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 67 balls (3 x 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 37.1 overs (232 balls), Extras 9
  • A Symonds: 50 off 56 balls (4 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 113 balls (RT Ponting 35, A Symonds 63, Ex 2)
  • Official Attendance - 10,663