4th ODI, Napier, January 08, 2006, Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand
(48.2/50 ov, T:274) 253

Sri Lanka won by 20 runs

Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka Innings
New Zealand Innings
Match Flow
Sri Lanka  (50 ovs maximum)
Upul Tharanga c Fulton b Martin1116331068.75
Jehan Mubarak c Martin b Bond2632374181.25
Kumar Sangakkara c Fulton b Astle58791187073.41
Tillakaratne Dilshan c †McCullum b Martin4354715079.62
Marvan Atapattu (c) b Bond696810160101.47
Mahela Jayawardene c Astle b Martin3041352073.17
Russel Arnold not out 15142710107.14
Chaminda Vaas not out 1530020.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 13, w 5)20
TOTAL50 Ov (RR: 5.46)273/6
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Upul Tharanga, 6.4 ov), 2-49 (Jehan Mubarak, 7.4 ov), 3-129 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 24.4 ov), 4-178 (Kumar Sangakkara, 33.1 ov), 5-233 (Mahela Jayawardene, 44.2 ov), 6-272 (Marvan Atapattu, 49.1 ov)
James Franklin1005605.60384106
Shane Bond1015325.30346021
7.4 to J Mubarak, Bond to Mubarak, OUT (Caught),short delivery from Bond, and close to thebody to cut, Mubarak tries to cut it to thirdman, ball climbs onhim and he cant control it, ends up cutting straight to Martin atthe thirdman fence. 49/2
49.1 to MS Atapattu, Bond to Atapattu, OUT (Bowled), good length ball on the off stump and cutting in, Atapattu charges down the track and tries to loft over cover, misses it completely and ball uproots the middle stump. 272/6
Chris Martin1006236.20348011
6.4 to WU Tharanga, Martin to Tharanga, OUT (Caught). 44/1
24.4 to TM Dilshan, Martin to Dilshan, OUT (Caught), short delivery outside off stump and cutting in, Dilshan goes for the cut and gets a big edge to McCullum who takes an easy catch. 129/3
44.2 to DPMD Jayawardene, Vettori to Jayawardene, OUT (Caught), length ball around the off stump, Jayawardene makes room and tries to loft over cover but straight to Astle at cover who takes a simple catch. 233/5
Daniel Vettori1004404.40241000
Chris Cairns704406.28174011
Nathan Astle301214.00100000
33.1 to KC Sangakkara, Astle to Sangakkara, OUT (Caught), pitched up on the stumps. Sangakkara flicks it away in the air straight to Fulton at mid-wicket. 178/4
New Zealand  (T: 274 runs from 50 ovs)
Lou Vincent c Mubarak b Perera58111062.50
Stephen Fleming (c)lbw b Vaas023000.00
Nathan Astle c Fernando b Bandara4754996087.03
Peter Fulton run out (Bandara/†Sangakkara)1121311808285.49
Hamish Marshall c & b Perera3551641068.62
Chris Cairns lbw b Vaas28274711103.70
Brendon McCullum c Atapattu b Perera2460050.00
Daniel Vettori  b Vaas37100042.85
James Franklin  b Vaas26100033.33
Shane Bond not out 22500100.00
Chris Martin  b Fernando022000.00
Extras(lb 10, nb 4, w 3)17
TOTAL48.2 Ov (RR: 5.23)253
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Stephen Fleming, 0.3 ov), 2-13 (Lou Vincent, 1.5 ov), 3-121 (Nathan Astle, 22.1 ov), 4-199 (Hamish Marshall, 37.4 ov), 5-224 (Peter Fulton, 42.3 ov), 6-231 (Brendon McCullum, 43.5 ov), 7-236 (Daniel Vettori, 45.4 ov), 8-249 (Chris Cairns, 47.2 ov), 9-252 (James Franklin, 47.5 ov), 10-253 (Chris Martin, 48.2 ov)
Chaminda Vaas904845.33295002
0.3 to SP Fleming, Vaas to Fleming, OUT (LBW), good length ball on the off stump and angled in, Fleming goes for the on-drive but misses the line completely and get trapped in front of the stumps. 3/1
45.4 to DL Vettori, Vaas to Vettori, OUT (Bowled), yorker on the middle and off stump, Vettori tries to glide away to thirdman and misses the ball completely, ball knocks over the stumps. 236/7
47.2 to CL Cairns, Vaas to Cairns, OUT (LBW), yorker length ball on the leg stump, Cairns tries to paddle sweep but misses and gets on the pads, appeal and umpire turs it up. 249/8
47.5 to JEC Franklin, Vaas to Franklin, OUT (Bowled), low full toss from Vaas, Franklin plays across the line, not uch footwork there, misses the line completely and the ball crashes into middle stump, two wickets in the over for Vaas. 252/9
Ruchira Perera1005635.60274021
1.5 to L Vincent, Perera to Vincent, OUT (Caught), length delivery outside off stump, Lincent moves forward and tries to loft over cover but hits it straight to Mubarak at cover. 13/2
37.4 to HJH Marshall, Perera to Marshall, OUT (Caught), good length ball on the off stump, nipping away, batsman tries to turn onside and gets the leading edge back to the bowler who takes a simple catch. 199/4
43.5 to BB McCullum, Perera to McCullum, OUT (Caught), good length ball aroound the off stump, straightening, batsman tries to play onside and gets the leading edge to cover, good catch by Atapattu. 231/6
Dilhara Fernando5.203616.75172201
48.2 to CS Martin, Fernando to Martin, OUT (Bowled)all over!!! Fernando follows Martin who tries to give himself ome room and work it away to the leg side, ball hits the pad and crashes into the stumps. 253/10
Muthiah Muralidaran1013603.60352000
Tillakaratne Dilshan402005.00101000
Malinga Bandara1004714.70303110
22.1 to NJ Astle, Bandara to Astle, OUT (Caught) good lenght delivery and tossed up just a bit, AStle swings across the line hoping to clear the man at mid-on, doesnt get enough height on the ball and ends up offering Fernando a simple catch, thats a crucial wicket for Sri Lan. 121/3
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  • The original five-match series scheduled for December 2004-January 2005 was postponed after one match because of the Asian tsunami disaster. The series resumed in December 2005 with the second match of the rubber.
  • 4th Umpire - PD Jones
  • Scorers: L Osborne and G Jones
  • Sri Lanka innings:
  • Sri Lanka 50 runs off 55 balls in 42 minutes
  • KC Sangakkara/TM Dilshan 50 partnership off 76 balls in 53 minutes
  • Sri Lanka 100 runs off 128 balls in 92 minutes
  • Sri Lanka 150 runs off 174 balls in 124 minutes
  • KC Sangakkara 50 runs off 64 balls in 97 minutes
  • KC Sangakkara 50 runs off 64 balls in 98 minutes
  • Sri Lanka 200 runs off 238 balls in 168 minutes
  • Sri Lanka 200 runs off 237 balls in 175 minutes
  • MS Atapattu/DPMD Jayawardene 50 partnership off 60 balls in 30 minutes
  • MS Atapattu 50 runs off 56 balls in 89 minutes
  • Sri Lanka 250 runs off 288 balls in 200 minutes
  • New Zealand innings:
  • New Zealand 50 runs off 59 balls in 48 minutes
  • NJ Astle/PG Fulton 50 partnership off 62 balls in 47 minutes
  • PG Fulton 50 runs off 48 balls in 64 minutes
  • New Zealand 100 runs off 102 balls in 84 minutes
  • NJ Astle/PG Fulton 100 partnership off 103 balls in 78 minutes
  • New Zealand 150 runs off 173 balls in 127 minutes
  • PG Fulton/HJH Marshall 50 partnership off 62 balls in 40 minutes
  • New Zealand 200 runs off 230 balls in 170 minutes
  • PG Fulton 100 runs off 120 balls in 162 minutes
  • New Zealand 250 runs off 289 balls in 221 minutes
McLean Park, Napier
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka
Chaminda Vaas
Series resultNew Zealand won the 5-match series 4-1
Match numberODI no. 2312
Match daysday (50-over match)
Player Replacement
SubstituteChris Martin for Jamie How (Sri Lanka 1st innings, 0.0 ov)
SubstituteMalinga Bandara for Russel Arnold (New Zealand 1st innings, 0.0 ov)
TV Umpire
Match Referee
New Zealand Innings
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