ICC World Cup 2006/07

Sri Lanka vs Australia - Final  |  Australia won by 53 runs (Duckworth/Lewis method)

Match Details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat Tournament ICC World Cup 2006/07
Umpires
Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and SA Bucknor Match Date 28 Apr 2007
Match Referee JJ Crowe Ground Kensington Oval Bridgetown, Bridgetown
TV Umpire RE Koertzen    
Player of Match Adam Gilchrist (Australia)    

Australia Innings

R M B 4s 6s
1 Adam Gilchrist † c Chamara Silva b Dilhara Fernando 149 129 104 13 8
2 Matthew Hayden c Mahela Jayawardene b Lasith Malinga 38 100 55 3 1
3 Ricky Ponting * run out Mahela Jayawardene 37 53 42 1 1
4 Andrew Symonds not out 23 39 21 2 0
5 Shane Watson b Lasith Malinga 3 3 3 0 0
6 Michael Clarke not out 8 10 6 1 0
7 Mike Hussey Did not bat 0 0 0 0 0
8 Brad Hogg Did not bat 0 0 0 0 0
9 Nathan Bracken Did not bat 0 0 0 0 0
10 Shaun Tait Did not bat 0 0 0 0 0
11 Glenn McGrath Did not bat 0 0 0 0 0
Extra lb 4, w 16, nb 3 23
Total 4 wickets; 38.0 overs; 281 7.39 runs per over

Fall of wickets 1-172 ( Matthew Hayden, 22.5 ) ;   2-224 ( Adam Gilchrist, 30.3 ) ;   3-261 ( Ricky Ponting, 35.4 ) ;   4-266 ( Shane Watson, 36.2 )

Bowling

Overs Maidens Runs Wickets Wides No balls
Chaminda Vaas 8.0 0 54 0 1 2
Lasith Malinga 8.0 1 49 2 0 0
Dilhara Fernando 8.0 0 74 1 4 1
Muttiah Muralitharan 7.0 0 44 0 2 0
TM Dilshan 2.0 0 23 0 1 0
Sanath Jayasuriya 5.0 0 33 0 0 0

Sri Lanka Innings

R M B 4s 6s
1 Upul Tharanga c Adam Gilchrist b Nathan Bracken 6 11 8 1 0
2 Sanath Jayasuriya b Michael Clarke 63 108 67 9 0
3 Kumar Sangakkara † c Ricky Ponting b Brad Hogg 54 82 52 6 1
4 Mahela Jayawardene * lbw Shane Watson 19 32 19 1 0
5 Chamara Silva b Michael Clarke 21 42 22 1 1
6 TM Dilshan run out Michael Clarke 14 20 13 2 0
7 Russel Arnold c Adam Gilchrist b Glenn McGrath 1 9 2 0 0
8 Chaminda Vaas not out 11 20 21 0 0
9 Lasith Malinga st Adam Gilchrist b Andrew Symonds 10 6 6 0 1
10 Dilhara Fernando not out 1 6 6 0 0
11 Muttiah Muralitharan Did not bat 0 0 0 0 0
Extra lb 1, w 14 15
Total 8 wickets; 36.0 overs; 215 5.97 runs per over

Fall of wickets 1-7 ( Upul Tharanga, 2.1 ) ;   2-123 ( Kumar Sangakkara, 19.5 ) ;   3-145 ( Sanath Jayasuriya, 23.0 ) ;   4-156 ( Mahela Jayawardene, 25.5 ) ;   5-188 ( TM Dilshan, 30.0 ) ;   6-190 ( Chamara Silva, 30.1 ) ;   7-194 ( Russel Arnold, 31.5 ) ;   8-211 ( Lasith Malinga, 34.0 )

Bowling

Overs Maidens Runs Wickets Wides No balls
Nathan Bracken 6.0 1 34 1 1 0
Shaun Tait 6.0 0 42 0 2 0
Glenn McGrath 7.0 0 31 1 1 0
Shane Watson 7.0 0 49 1 3 0
Brad Hogg 3.0 0 19 1 0 0
Michael Clarke 5.0 0 33 2 2 0
Andrew Symonds 2.0 0 6 1 0 0