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Australia vs Sri Lanka 6th Match CB Tri-Series 2012 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Australia vs Sri Lanka 6th Match CB Tri-Series 2012


Watch the highlights of Australia vs Sri Lanka 6th Match CB Tri-Series 2012 - Commonwealth Bank triangular one-day international series of the 6th ODI match played between Sri Lanka and India at Sydney in 17th February 2012.

Australia vs Sri Lanka 6th Match CB Tri-Series 2012 Highlights
Thisara Perera effects an acrobatic save in the covers that led to Matthew Wade's run out © Getty Images

All-round Sri Lanka thumping eight-wicket victory via DLS method over Australia in a rain-truncated low-scoring game of the sixth match of a CB Tri-series.

* 49 : David Hussey and Mitchell Starc set up the second highest ninth-wicket partnership for Australia against Sri Lanka in One-day internationals.

Australia scored modest total of 158 for all-out in 40.5 overs with top scorer by David Hussey struck 58 off 64-balls including six boundaries, Mitchell Starc 17, Peter Forrest 16 and Matthew Wade 15.

Sri Lanka best bowler by Farveez Maharoof, Thisara Perera both took 2-wickets, Rangana Herath, Angel Mathews and Lasith Malinga each took one-wickets.

Sri Lanka chased 152-2 in 24.1 overs - due to rain revised target of 152 in 41-overs with top scorer by Mahela Jayawardene smashed a unbeaten 61 off 67-balls including five boundaries.

Tillakaratne Dilshan cracked a 45 off 41-balls including 4-fours & a six with strike rate of 109.76 and Kumar Sangakkara struck 30 off 29-balls included four-fours & a six.

Australia best bowler by Clint McKay and Brett Lee both took one-wickets.

Thisara Perera named Player of the match for his brilliant bowling performance to took two important wickets for 29-runs in 7-overs including a maiden and one run out.