result
6th Match (D/N), Sydney, Jan 9 2003, VB Series
(49.3/50 ov, target 344)264
Sri Lanka won by 79 runs
player of the match
Sanath Jayasuriya
Sri Lanka (and Ceylon)
Sri Lanka INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu run out (Ponting)1011241785081.45
Sanath Jayasuriya (c) b Watson122105146124116.19
Aravinda de Silva  b Watson1315161086.66
Mahela Jayawardene not out 3738542097.36
Russel Arnold st †Gilchrist b Symonds013000.00
Kumar Sangakkara c Maher b Bichel25202620125.00
Chaminda Vaas not out 55800100.00
Extras(lb 12, nb 8, w 20)40
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 6.86, 218 Mts)343/5
Fall of wickets: 1-237 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 33.4 ov), 2-267 (Aravinda de Silva, 37.6 ov), 3-283 (Marvan Atapattu, 41.2 ov), 4-284 (Russel Arnold, 41.4 ov), 5-329 (Kumar Sangakkara, 47.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brett Lee704105.85263032
Andy Bichel1007017.00357052
Shane Watson1007227.20265311
Andrew Symonds905015.55223020
Brad Hogg907508.33134103
Damien Martyn502304.5990000
Australia INNINGS (target: 344 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist  b Vaas63310200.00
Matthew Hayden c Jayawardene b Fernando3539673089.74
Ricky Ponting (c)c Tillakaratne b Gunaratne1516222093.75
Damien Martyn  b Jayasuriya4069944057.97
Michael Bevan c Tillakaratne b Jayasuriya4151623080.39
Andrew Symonds c Tillakaratne b Muralitharan49120044.44
Brett Lee  b Jayasuriya2022330090.90
Jimmy Maher c Jayawardene b Jayasuriya1527271055.55
Shane Watson not out 35354030100.00
Brad Hogg st †Sangakkara b Muralitharan47100057.14
Andy Bichel c †Sangakkara b Gunaratne28243321116.66
Extras(lb 12, nb 5, w 4)21
TOTAL(49.3 Ov, RR: 5.33, 208 Mts)264
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Adam Gilchrist, 0.3 ov), 2-35 (Ricky Ponting, 5.4 ov), 3-78 (Matthew Hayden, 14.3 ov), 4-143 (Damien Martyn, 28.3 ov), 5-150 (Michael Bevan, 30.3 ov), 6-152 (Andrew Symonds, 31.3 ov), 7-188 (Jimmy Maher, 38.5 ov), 8-188 (Brett Lee, 38.6 ov), 9-201 (Brad Hogg, 41.3 ov), 10-264 (Andy Bichel, 49.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas602914.83253020
Pulasthi Gunaratne8.305426.35226010
Dilhara Fernando904615.11304015
Aravinda de Silva604006.66142100
Muttiah Muralitharan1014424.40322000
Sanath Jayasuriya1013943.90311000
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesVB Series
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
Sanath Jayasuriya
Sanath Jayasuriya
Match numberODI no. 1931
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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Russell Tiffin
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Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
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Darrell Hair
Match Referee
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Clive Lloyd
PointsSri Lanka 6, Australia 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Hours of Play: 2.15pm - 5.45pm, 6.30pm - 10.00pm
  • 12th Men: DS Lehmann (Aus) and J Mubarak (SL)
  • Scorers: CL Bennison and MA Slarke
  • Sri Lanka 50 in 50 mins, off 9.4 overs
  • Atapattu/Jayasuriya 50 partnership in 50 mins, off 61 balls
  • Sri Lanka 100 in 81 mins, off 16.4 overs
  • Atapattu/Jayasuriya 100 partnership in 81 mins, off 104 balls
  • Jayasuriya 50 in 81 mins, off 49 balls, 6x4, 2x6
  • Atapattu 50 in 99 mins, off 67 balls, 4x4
  • Sri Lanka 150 in 106 mins, off 23.4 overs
  • Atapattu/Jayasuriya 150 partnership in 106 mins, off 146 balls
  • Sri Lanka 200 in 128 mins, off 29.1 overs
  • Atapattu/Jayasuriya 200 partnership in 128 mins, off 179 balls
  • Jayasuriya 100 in 128 mins, off 87 balls, 11x4, 3x6
  • Sri Lanka 250 in 157 mins, off 36.1 overs
  • Atapattu 100 in 174 mins, off 121 balls, 5x4
  • Sri Lanka 300 in 194 mins, off 44.4 overs
  • Australia 50 in 41 mins, off 8.5 overs
  • Australia 100 in 87 mins, off 19.2 overs
  • Martyn/Bevan 50 partnership in 45 mins, off 68 balls
  • Australia 150 in 129 mins, off 30.2 overs
  • Australia 200 in 171 mins, off 40.4 overs
  • Australia 250 in 200 mins, off 47.2 overs
  • Watson/Bichel 50 partnership 25 mins, off 39 balls
  • Attendance: 34,670