result
45th Match, Super Eights, St George's, Apr 18 2007, ICC World Cup
(10/50 ov, target 78)81/2
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 240 balls remaining)
player of the match
Ireland INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Jeremy Bray c Arnold b Maharoof2029324068.96
William Porterfield c Jayasuriya b Maharoof1751791033.33
Andre Botha c †Sangakkara b Maharoof022000.00
Eoin Morgan c †Sangakkara b Maharoof011000.00
Niall O'Brien c †Sangakkara b Muralitharan428460014.28
Kevin O'Brien c Jayasuriya b Muralitharan24140050.00
Kenny Carroll  b Muralitharan021000.00
Trent Johnston (c)run out (Maharoof)045000.00
Kyle McCallan lbw b Muralitharan0910000.00
Dave Langford-Smith lbw b Vaas1821292185.71
Boyd Rankin not out 717201041.17
Extras(lb 5, nb 2, w 2)9
TOTAL(27.4 Ov, RR: 2.78, 125 Mts)77
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Jeremy Bray, 7.3 ov), 2-28 (Andre Botha, 7.5 ov), 3-28 (Eoin Morgan, 7.6 ov), 4-46 (William Porterfield, 17.6 ov), 5-48 (Niall O'Brien, 18.2 ov), 6-48 (Kenny Carroll, 18.4 ov), 7-49 (Trent Johnston, 19.4 ov), 8-49 (Kevin O'Brien, 20.1 ov), 9-54 (Kyle McCallan, 22.4 ov), 10-77 (Dave Langford-Smith, 27.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas5.411813.17262001
Nuwan Kulasekara731001.42361000
Farveez Maharoof1032542.50482101
Muttiah Muralitharan501943.80223020
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 78 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Upul Tharanga c Porterfield b Rankin075000.00
Sanath Jayasuriya not out 24205131120.00
Kumar Sangakkara c Carroll b Langford-Smith1091510111.11
Mahela Jayawardene (c)not out 39273061144.44
Extras(nb 3, w 5)8
TOTAL(10 Ov, RR: 8.10, 51 Mts)81/2
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Upul Tharanga, 0.6 ov), 2-25 (Kumar Sangakkara, 3.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Boyd Rankin403619.00132223
Dave Langford-Smith302919.6674030
Andre Botha10404.0051000
Kevin O'Brien10404.0051000
Kenny Carroll10808.0042000
MATCH DETAILS
National Cricket Stadium, St George's, Grenada
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesICC World Cup
Season2006/07
Player Of The Match
Farveez Maharoof
Farveez Maharoof
Match numberODI no. 2575
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 days18 April 2007 - day(50-over match)
Umpires
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Billy Doctrove
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Mark Benson
TV Umpire
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Daryl Harper
Reserve Umpire
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Aleem Dar
Match Referee
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Chris Broad
PointsSri Lanka 2, Ireland 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Ireland innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Drinks: Ireland - 44/3 in 17.0 overs (WTS Porterfield 16, NJ O'Brien 3)
  • Ireland: 50 runs in 20.4 overs (127 balls), Extras 6
  • Sri Lanka innings
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 5.5 overs (43 balls), Extras 8
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 38 balls (ST Jayasuriya 15, DPMD Jayawardene 35, Ex 2)
  • Official Attendance - 7,335