Australia vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I at Melbourne, 28 Jan, 2013

Toss: Australia, who chose to field
Sri Lanka 161/4 (20)
Australia 119/3 (15)
Sri Lanka won by 2 runs(D/L method)
Man of the Match: Thisara Perera
  • GJ Maxwell 8 * (3)
  • Shaun Marsh 47 * (40)

  Over 1.0   

Over 0.1 TM Dilshan to AJ Finch, 1 run, gets forward and punches it to long-on for a single.

Over 0.2 TM Dilshan to DA Warner, no runs, quicker and outside off, makes room and cuts it straight to the man at point.

Over 0.3 TM Dilshan to DA Warner, 1 run, gets across and works it through mid-wicket and gets a single.

Over 0.4 TM Dilshan to AJ Finch, 1 run, gets down the charge and works it down the leg-side and picks up a single.

Over 0.5 TM Dilshan to DA Warner, Boundary! Short and widerocks back and cuts it in the gap between cover and point for a boundary.

Over 0.6 TM Dilshan to DA Warner, 2 runs, gets forward and nudges it wide of mid-on and picks up a couple.

  Over 2.0   

Over 1.1 KMDN Kulasekara to AJ Finch, 1 run, good length outside off, gets forward and defends it to cover for a single.

Over 1.2 KMDN Kulasekara to AJ Finch, no runs, short of length and straight, goes on to the back foot and tucks it to the leg-side.

Over 1.3 KMDN Kulasekara to DA Warner, out Caught by Thisara Perera!! Back of length on middle and leg, Warner goes on the backfoot and looks to work it across but gets a thick leading edge and Perera takes an easy catch at mid-on.

Over 1.4 KMDN Kulasekara to SE Marsh, no runs, gets on to the front foot and pushes it straight to point.

Over 1.5 KMDN Kulasekara to SE Marsh, 1 run, short outside off, backs away and steers it down to third-man and gets a single.

Over 1.6 KMDN Kulasekara to AJ Finch, Boundary! Pitched up delivery, gets reaches out and square drives it to deep backward point for four.

  Over 3.0   

Over 2.1 TM Dilshan to SE Marsh, no runs, goes on to the back foot and cuts it straight to the man at point.

Over 2.2 TM Dilshan to SE Marsh, no runs, makes room and looks to cut but gets the inside edge on to the pads.

Over 2.3 TM Dilshan to SE Marsh, no runs, gets forward and pushes it through the off-side.

Over 2.4 TM Dilshan to SE Marsh, no runs, gets well forward and drives it straight to the man at cover.

Over 2.5 TM Dilshan to SE Marsh, no runs, goes back and cuts the short ball towards cover.

Over 2.6 TM Dilshan to SE Marsh, 1 run, back of length on the leg-stump, goes back and tucks it through square-leg and gets a single.

  Over 4.0   

Over 3.1 KMDN Kulasekara to SE Marsh, no runs, gets across and looks to flicks it but gets the inside edge towards slips.

Over 3.2 KMDN Kulasekara to SE Marsh, no runs, gets forward and leaves it alone through to the keeper.

Over 3.3 KMDN Kulasekara to SE Marsh, 1 run, back of length delivery, gets back and looks to works it but gets the inside edge on to the pads.

Over 3.4 KMDN Kulasekara to AJ Finch, 1 leg bye, gets forward and goes of the pads to square-leg.

Over 3.5 KMDN Kulasekara to SE Marsh, 2 runs, gets across and flicks it to deep square-leg and picks up a couple.

Over 3.6 KMDN Kulasekara to SE Marsh, no runs, good length outside off, gets forward and looks to drives it but misses.

  Over 5.0   

Over 4.1 BAW Mendis to AJ Finch, out LBW!! Flat and straight, Finch looks for a slog-sweep and missed. The ball hits him on front of middle stump.

Over 4.2 BAW Mendis to GJ Bailey, 2 runs, gets back and run it down to third-man and picks up a couple.

Over 4.3 BAW Mendis to GJ Bailey, no runs, goes back in the crease and defends it back to bowler.

Over 4.4 BAW Mendis to GJ Bailey, 1 run, gets well forward and pushes it to mid-on for a single.

Over 4.5 BAW Mendis to SE Marsh, 1 run, gets across and works it to deep backward square-leg and picks up a single.

Over 4.6 BAW Mendis to GJ Bailey, no runs, makes room and missed it when he tries to cut.

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