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Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Phillip Hughes 138* - Australia vs Sri Lanka 5th ODI 2013 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Phillip Hughes 138* - Australia vs Sri Lanka 5th ODI 2013


Watch the highlights of Phillip Hughes 138* - Australia vs Sri Lanka 5th ODI 2013 - Sri Lanka tour of Australia 5-match one-day international series of the 5th ODI match played between Sri Lanka and Australia at Hobart in 23rd January 2013.

Phillip Hughes another century to save Australia narrow 32-run victory over Sri Lanka and ensures draw series 2-2 in the fifth ODI.

* Phillip Hughes' 138 was the fifth-highest score by an Australian batsman against Sri Lanka and the fourth-highest against Sri Lanka in home ODIs.

* Phillip Hughes' 138 was also the third-highest score (second-highest for an Australian batsman) in ODIs in Hobart. The highest was 172 by Adam Gilchrist against Zimbabwe in 2004.

* This win was Australia's first against Sri Lanka in Hobart. On both previous occasions (1999 and 2012), they lost by three wickets.

* For the first time since the New Zealand series in 2008-09, a bilateral series in Australia ended in a tie. In between, Australia won three series by margins of 5-0, 4-0 and 6-1.

* 79 : Angelo Mathews and Jeevan Mendis set up the second-highest sixth-wicket stand for Sri Lanka against Australia. The highest was 115 between Aravinda de Silva and Roshan Mahanama at Colombo in 1996.

Australia scored 247-5 in 50 overs with top scorer by Phillip Hughes 138 not out - which was his 2nd ODI hundred and his second century in the series.

David Hussey struck 34 off 39-balls including a boundary, Matthew Wade scored 23 off 28-balls included four-fours and George Bailey 17.

Sri Lanka best bowler by Tillakaratne Dilshan, Thisara Perera and Nuwan Kulasekara each took one-wickets.

Sri Lanka scored 215 for all-out in 48.3 overs with top scorer by Angelo Mathews struck 69 off 79-balls including seven boundaries, Mahela Jayawardene cracked a 38 off 39-balls included six-fours, Ajantha Mendis scored 26 and Tillakaratne Dilshan 19.

Australia best bowler by Xavier Doherty, Moises Henriques both picked up 3-wickets, Mitchell Johnson and Clint McKay each took two-wickets.

Phillip Hughes named Player of the match for his match-saving unbeaten 138-runs knocked off facing 154-balls including 13-fours and a six.

Nuwan Kulasekara earned player of the series for his pace bowling attack to claimed 11-wickets in the five-match series.