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
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Scorecard summary
Sri Lanka343/5(50 overs)
Australia264/10(49.3 overs)
49.3
W
Gunaratne to Bichel, OUT
Andy Bichel c †Sangakkara b Gunaratne 28 (33m 24b 2x4 1x6) SR: 116.67
49.2
1
Gunaratne to Watson, 1 run
49.1
4
Gunaratne to Watson, 4 runs
end of over 493 runs
AUS: 259/9CRR: 5.28 • RRR: 85.00 • Need 85 from 6b
Shane Watson30 (33)
Andy Bichel28 (23)
Dilhara Fernando9-0-46-1
Pulasthi Gunaratne8-0-49-1
48.6
1
Fernando to Watson, 1 run
48.5
Fernando to Watson, no run
48.4
1
Fernando to Bichel, 1 run
48.3
1
Fernando to Watson, 1 run
48.2
Fernando to Watson, no run
48.1
Fernando to Watson, no run
end of over 4811 runs
AUS: 256/9CRR: 5.33 • RRR: 44.00 • Need 88 from 12b
Andy Bichel27 (22)
Shane Watson28 (28)
Pulasthi Gunaratne8-0-49-1
Dilhara Fernando8-0-43-1
47.6
4
Gunaratne to Bichel, FOUR runs
47.5
Gunaratne to Bichel, no run
47.4
1
Gunaratne to Watson, 1 run
47.3
1
Gunaratne to Bichel, 1 run
47.2
1
Gunaratne to Watson, 1 run
47.1
4
Gunaratne to Watson, FOUR runs
end of over 4710 runs
AUS: 245/9CRR: 5.21 • RRR: 33.00 • Need 99 from 18b
Shane Watson22 (25)
Andy Bichel22 (19)
Dilhara Fernando8-0-43-1
Aravinda de Silva6-0-40-0
46.6
1
Fernando to Watson, 1 run
46.6
1nb
Fernando to Watson, (no ball)
46.5
2lb
Fernando to Watson, 2 leg byes
46.4
1
Fernando to Bichel, 1 run
46.3
Fernando to Bichel, no run
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 days - daynight match (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