result
5th Match (D/N), Perth, Dec 22 2002, VB Series
(43/50 ov, target 306)163
Australia won by 142 runs
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Scorecard summary
Australia305/5(50 overs)
Sri Lanka163/10(43 overs)
end of over 433 runs • 1 wicket
SL: 163/10CRR: 3.79 • RRR: 20.43 • Need 143 from 42b
Prabath Nissanka5 (6)
Shane Watson5-0-27-3
Brett Lee7-1-23-3
42.6
W
Watson to Gunaratne, OUT
Pulasthi Gunaratne c †Campbell b Watson 2 (6m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 40
42.5
2
Watson to Gunaratne, 2 runs
42.4
Watson to Gunaratne, no run
42.3
1
Watson to Nissanka, 1 run
42.2
Watson to Nissanka, no run
42.1
Watson to Nissanka, no run
end of over 423 runs • 2 wickets
SL: 160/9CRR: 3.80 • RRR: 18.25 • Need 146 from 48b
Pulasthi Gunaratne0 (2)
Prabath Nissanka4 (3)
Brett Lee7-1-23-3
Shane Watson4-0-24-2
41.6
Lee to Gunaratne, no run
41.5
Lee to Gunaratne, no run
41.4
W
Lee to Fernando, OUT
Dilhara Fernando b Lee 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0
41.3
W
Lee to Vaas, OUT
Chaminda Vaas c Martyn b Lee 7 (23m 17b 0x4 0x6) SR: 41.18
41.3
2w
Lee to Nissanka, 2 wide
41.2
1
Lee to Vaas, 1 run
41.1
Lee to Vaas, no run
end of over 415 runs • 1 wicket
SL: 157/7CRR: 3.82 • RRR: 16.56 • Need 149 from 54b
Prabath Nissanka4 (3)
Chaminda Vaas6 (14)
Shane Watson4-0-24-2
Andy Bichel8-0-28-0
40.6
Watson to Nissanka, no run
40.5
Watson to Nissanka, no run
40.4
4
Watson to Nissanka, FOUR runs
40.3
W
Watson to Sangakkara, OUT
Kumar Sangakkara c Bevan b Watson 40 (84m 70b 3x4 0x6) SR: 57.14
40.2
Watson to Sangakkara, no run
40.1
1
Watson to Vaas, 1 run
end of over 408 runs
SL: 152/6CRR: 3.80 • RRR: 15.40 • Need 154 from 60b
Chaminda Vaas5 (13)
Kumar Sangakkara40 (67)
Andy Bichel8-0-28-0
Shane Watson3-0-19-1
39.6
1
Bichel to Vaas, 1 run
Match details
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesVB Series
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
Darren Lehmann
Darren Lehmann
Match numberODI No. 1925
Match days - daynight match (50-over match)
Umpires
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Darrell Hair
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Simon Taufel
Match Referee
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Wasim Raja
PointsAustralia 6, Sri Lanka 0