result
Final, King City, Oct 13 2008, T20 Canada
(19/20 ov)133/5
Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
player of the match
12y
• Cricinfo staff

Jayasuriya and Mendis hand Sri Lanka title

Sanath Jayasuriya cracked 44 and Ajantha Mendis took three wickets as Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by five wickets in the final of the T20 Canada at King City

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Scorecard summary
Pakistan132/7(20 overs)
Sri Lanka133/5(19 overs)
end of over 195 runs
SL: 133/5CRR: 7.00  • Need 0 from 6b
Chamara Kapugedera17 (22)
Tillakaratne Dilshan7 (9)
Umar Gul3-0-24-1

Sri Lanka take it away, Shoaib Akhtar over might be the changing point of the game, we will wait for the post match ceremony

It was great to have you with us, see you soon, good day all ! this is Gary Grewal signing off.

18.6
1
Umar Gul to Kapugedera, 1 run

pulled away

18.5
Umar Gul to Kapugedera, no run

play and a miss

18.4
Umar Gul to Kapugedera, no run

played to covers

18.3
1
Umar Gul to Dilshan, 1 run

pulled it to fine leg

3 needed and a free hit, could be done with a bang

18.3
2nb
Umar Gul to Kapugedera, (no ball) 1 run

glances it to square leg

18.2
1
Umar Gul to Dilshan, 1 run

cut hard, half stop by Alam at point

18.1
Umar Gul to Dilshan, no run

tried to cut it and misses

end of over 186 runs
SL: 128/5CRR: 7.11 • RRR: 2.50 • Need 5 from 12b
Tillakaratne Dilshan5 (6)
Chamara Kapugedera15 (18)
Fawad Alam3-0-16-1
17.6
1
Fawad Alam to Dilshan, 1 run

cuts it to point

17.5
Fawad Alam to Dilshan, no run

steps out and miss hit to mid wicket

17.4
2
Fawad Alam to Dilshan, 2 runs

uppishly played to the left of covers

17.3
2
Fawad Alam to Dilshan, 2 runs

late cut to third man

17.2
Fawad Alam to Dilshan, no run

straight back to Fawad Alam

17.1
1
Fawad Alam to Kapugedera, 1 run

steps out and drives it to long off

end of over 177 runs • 1 wicket
SL: 122/5CRR: 7.17 • RRR: 3.67 • Need 11 from 18b
Chamara Kapugedera14 (17)
Tillakaratne Dilshan0 (1)
Umar Gul2-0-19-1
16.6
1
Umar Gul to Kapugedera, 1 run

flicks it to mid wicket

16.5
4b
Umar Gul to Kapugedera, 4 byes

beaten by pace!, Kamran misses it!

16.4
Umar Gul to Kapugedera, no run

loud appeal for lbw not out

16.3
1lb
Umar Gul to Dilshan, 1 leg bye

quick and comming back into him, they scamper for a single

16.3
1w
Umar Gul to Dilshan, 1 wide

down the leg, attempted a yorker

16.2
W
Umar Gul to Weeraratne, OUT

there ! off stump goes for a walk, tried to pull length dellivery

Kaushalya Weeraratne b Umar Gul 12 (13m 10b 2x4 0x6) SR: 120
16.1
Umar Gul to Weeraratne, no run

quick and short

Match details
Maple Leaf North-West Ground, King City
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesT20 Canada
Season2008/09
Player Of The Match
Sanath Jayasuriya
Sanath Jayasuriya
Player Of The Series
Ajantha Mendis
Ajantha Mendis
Series resultSri Lanka won the 2008/09 T20 Canada
Match numberT20 No. 76
Hours of play (local time)13.30 start, First Session 13.30-14.45, Interval 14.45-15.00, Second Session 15.00-16.15
Match days13 October 2008 - day match (20-over match)
Umpires
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Karran Bayney
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Mark Benson
TV Umpire
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Arnold Maddela
Reserve Umpire
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Harry Grewal
Match Referee
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Jeff Crowe