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Mahela Jayawardene 100 - Sri Lanka vs Canada 3rd Match ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Mahela Jayawardene 100 - Sri Lanka vs Canada 3rd Match ICC Cricket World Cup 2011


Watch the highlights of Mahela Jayawardene 100 - Sri Lanka vs Canada 3rd Match ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 - ICC Cricket World Cup tournament of the 3rd ODI match played between Canada and Sri Lanka at Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium, Sooriyawewa, Hambantota in 20th February 2011.

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Mahela Jayawardene's record-breaking century, Kumar Sangakkara's nervous 92 and Tillaknratne Dilshan's fifty before Three-wicket hauls from Nuwan Kulasekara and Thisara Perera helped to Sri Lanka's massive 210-run victory over Canada in a one-sided game of the third match of a World Cup.

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* Sri Lanka's 210-run win was their fourth largest victory by terms of runs in One-day international and It is their second biggest victory in World Cups.

* Canada's 210-run defeat was their worst by margin of runs in ODIs and the seventh worst defeat by margin of runs in World Cups.

* Sri Lanka's 332 was their joint eighth highest score in One-day international, It is their highest total against Canada in ODIs and It is their second highest total in World Cups.

* Canada's 122 was their eighth lowest score in One-day international and It is their fourth worst total in World Cups.

* Mahela Jayawardene hammered a 80-ball fourth fastest century in World Cups and the fastest century by an Sri Lankan batsman in World Cups, surpassing the previous record of 85-ball hundred held by Sanath Jayasuriya against Bangladesh in the 2007 World Cup.

* 12 : Mahela Jayawardene hit the second most centuries for Sri Lanka in One-day international after Sanath Jayasuriya's (28).

* Mahela Jayawardene became the first Sri Lankan batsman to score a hundred against Canada in One-day internationals.

* 179 : Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene set up the eighth highest third-wicket partnership for Sri Lanka in One-day international and Sri Lanka's third highest third-wicket stand in World Cups.

* It is the second time Kumar Sangakkara dismissals on nervous nineties in One-day internationals after He dismissed on 90 against India at Rajkot in 2009.

Sri Lanka scored massive total of 332-7 in 50 overs with top scorer by Mahela Jayawardene 100 - which was his 12th ODI hundred, his first century against Canada in ODIs and his second ODI hundred in World Cups.

Kumar Sangakkara 92 off 87-balls - who fell eight-run short of his century - including 7-fours & a six with strike rate of 105.75

Tillakaratne Dilshan scored 50 off 59-balls including 8-fours, Angelo Mathews 21, Upul Tharanga 19 and Thilan Samaraweera 18 not out.

Canada best bowler by John Davison, Harvir Baidwan both took 2-wickets and one for Rizwan Cheema.

Canada scored 122 for all-out in 36.5 overs with top scorer by Rizwan Cheema struck 37 off 39-balls including 4-fours & 2-sixes, Ashish Bagai 22 and Harvir Baidwan 16.

Sri Lanka best bowler by Nuwan Kulasekara picked up 3-wickets for 16-runs in 6-overs including two maidens, Thisara Perera takes 3-wickets for 24-runs in 7-overs, Muttiah Muralitharan took 2-wickets and one for Thilan Samaraweera and Ajantha Mendis.

Mahela Jayawardene named player of the match for his scintillating 100-runs knocked off facing 81-balls including 9-fours and a six with strike rate of 123.45.