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Sanath Jayasuriya 88 - Sri Lanka vs Kenya 8th Match ICC World T20 2007 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Sanath Jayasuriya 88 - Sri Lanka vs Kenya 8th Match ICC World T20 2007


Watch the highlights of Sanath Jayasuriya 88 - Sri Lanka vs Kenya 8th Match ICC World T20 2007 - ICC World Twenty20 International tournament of the 8th T20I match first time played between Kenya and Sri Lanka at The Wanderers, Johannesburg in 14th September 2007.

Sanath Jayasuriya 88 - Sri Lanka vs Kenya 8th Match ICC World T20 2007 Highlights
Sanath Jayasuriya nudges the ball to leg side © AFP

Rapid knocks from Sanath Jayasuriya, Mahela Jayawardene and Jehan Mubarak powers to Sri Lanka record 172-run victory over Kenya in a one-sided historic game of a World Twenty20.

Match Stats :
  • Sri Lanka registered their first T20I win against Kenya.
  • Sri Lanka's 260 was the highest score ever in T20 international cricket history, surpassing the previous record of Australia's 221 against England at Sydney in 2007.
  • Sri Lanka's 172-run win was the largest victory by terms of runs in T20 international cricket history, surpassing the previous record of 100-run win by England against Australia at Southampton in 2005.
  • Kenya's 88 was third lowest score in T20 international and their second worst total in World Twenty20.
  • Mahela Jayawardene hammered a 21-ball second fastest fifty in T20 international and also second quickest 50 in World Twenty20 after Mohammad Ashraful.
  • Mahela Jayawardene hammered a 21-ball fastest fifty for Sri Lanka in T20 international cricket history, surpassing the previous record of 23-ball half-century held by Sanath Jayasuriya against New Zealand at Wellington in 2006.
  • 61 : Lameck Onyango became the second most runs conceded by a bowler and the third most-runs conceded by Nehemiah Odhiambo (57) in T20 internationals.
  • 61 : Lameck Onyango became the most runs conceded by a bowler and the second most-runs conceded by Nehemiah Odhiambo (57) in World Twenty20.
  • 29-runs : Number of runs that were scored in the 19th over from Lameck Onyango, which is the most productive over for Sri Lanka in T20 international cricket history and the second most expensive-over in T20Is after Daryl Tuffey's 30.
  • Jehan Mubarak scored 29-runs (6, 6, 6, 4, 6, 1 ) - the second most runs scored by a batsman in an over in T20 internationals after Ricky Ponting's 30-runs in the inaugural T20I match against New Zealand at Auckland in 2005.
  • 75 : Sanath Jayasuriya and Kumar Sangakkara set up the record second-wicket partnership for Sri Lanka in T20 international, previously held by the unbeaten 26-run stand between Sanath Jayasuriya and Mahela Jayawardene against New Zealand at Wellington in the last year, It is the fourth highest second-wicket stand in T20Is and the Sri Lanka's joint second highest any-wicket stand in T20Is, jointly 75-run stand for the first-wicket held by between Sanath Jayasuriya and Upul Tharanga against England at Southampton in the last year.
  • 87 : Sanath Jayasuriya and Mahela Jayawardene set up the record third-wicket partnership for Sri Lanka in T20 international, It is the third highest third-wicket stand in T20Is and the Sri Lanka's highest any-wicket stand in T20Is.
  • Sanath Jayasuriya's 88 was the highest score for Sri Lanka in T20 international cricket history and the fifth highest-score in T20Is.
  • Mahela Jayawardene's 65 was the second highest score for Sri Lanka in T20 international and the ninth highest-score in T20Is.

Sri Lanka scored record total of 260-6 in 20 overs with top scorer by Sanath Jayasuriya 88, Mahela Jayawardene hammered a rapid 27-ball 65-runs including 9-fours and 2-sixes with strike rate of 240.74.

Debutant Jehan Mubarak - who hammered a unbeaten 46 off 14-ball on his debut T20I match - including 5-sixes and 3-fours with strike rate of 353.84 and Kumar Sangakkara blasted a 30 off 18-balls included five boundaries with strike-rate of 166.66.

Kenya best bowler by Jimmy Kamande picked up 3-wickets, Thomas Odoyo and Nehemiah Odhiambo each took one-wickets.

Kenya scored 88 for all-out in 19.3 overs with top scorer by Alex Obanda scored 21, David Obuya 18 and Tanmay Mishra 16.

Sri Lanka best bowler by Tillakaratne Dilshan, Lasith Malinga, Chaminda Vaas each took two-wickets and one for Sanath Jayasuriya, debutant Gayan Wijekoon - who took one-wicket on his debut T20I match.

Sanath Jayasuriya named Player of the match for his sensational batting performance to scored rapid 88-runs knocked off facing 44-balls including 11-fours and 4-sixes with strike rate of 200.