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Nuwan Kulasekara 5-22 - Australia vs Sri Lanka 3rd ODI 2013 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Nuwan Kulasekara 5-22 - Australia vs Sri Lanka 3rd ODI 2013


Watch the highlights of Nuwan Kulasekara 5-22 - Australia vs Sri Lanka 3rd ODI 2013 - Sri Lanka tour of Australia 5-match one-day international series of the 3rd ODI match played between Sri Lanka and Australia at Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba in 18th January 2013.

Nuwan Kulasekara 5-22 - Australia vs Sri Lanka 3rd ODI 2013 Highlights
Nuwan Kulasekara destroyed Australia with lethal inswing © Getty Images

Nuwan Kulasekara's 5 for 22 sets up to Sri Lanka stunning four-wicket victory over Australia and wrap up 2-1 lead in the low-scoring game of the third ODI.

* Australia's 74 was their third lowest score in One-day international and it is their worst total against Sri Lanka in ODIs.

* Nuwan Kulasekara's 5 for 22 was his best bowling performance for Sri Lanka in One-day international, it is the best bowling figures by an Sri Lankan bowler against Australia, surpassing the previous record of 5 for 46 held by Thisara Perera at Melbourne in 2010 and also the best figures by an Sri Lankan bowler in Australia in ODIs.

Australia scored 74 for all-out in 26.4 overs with top scorer by Mitchell Starc 22 not out and Xavier Doherty scored 15.

Sri Lanka best bowler by Nuwan Kulasekara 5-22, Lasith Malinga picked up 3-wickets for 14-runs in 7-overs including two maidens, Angelo Mathews and Shaminda Eranga each took one-wickets.

Sri Lanka chased 75-6 in 20-overs with top scorer by Kusal Perera cracked a unbeaten 22 off 28-balls including 4-fours, Tillakaratne Dilshan hit 22 off 33-balls included 3-fours.

Australia best bowler by Mitchell Johnson picked up 3-wickets for 11-runs in 3-overs, Mitchell Starc took 2-wickets and one for Clint McKay.

Nuwan Kulasekara named Player of the match for his sensational inswing bowling performance to claimed a career-best 5-wicket haul for 22-runs in 10-overs including 2-fours.