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Australia vs Sri Lanka Live Score and Commentary, Australia v Sri Lanka Twenty20 Series 2017

Updated: Mar 30, 2017 14:15 | Published: Feb 21, 2017 06:00
Venue: Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
Match Start Time: Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 02:20 PM IST
Australia 187/6 (20.0 ov)
Sri Lanka 146/10 (18.0 ov) Run rate 8.11
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Australia win by 41 runs
Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bowl.
Batsmen R B 4s 6s SR
Vikum Sanjaya 5 3 1 0 166.67
Nuwan Kulasekara 8 7 1 0 114.29
Bowler O M R W Econ
James Faulkner 3 0 20 3 6.67
Pat Cummins 3 0 20 0 6.67
Recent overs 1 wd 6 1 4 1 1 2 . W 1 1 . . W 1 4 . W

Australia vs Sri Lanka Live Score and Commentary

OVER
18
Runs Scored: 6
Bowler: Pat Cummins
Score after 18 overs: 146/10(rr 8.11)
Over Summary: . W 1 4 . W
17.6 OUT! Run Out. Pat Cummins to Vikum Sanjaya. Short, outside off stump backing away pulling, thick edge in the air uncontrolled to deep backward point for 1 run, fielded by Dunk, by Paine.
17.5 Pat Cummins to Vikum Sanjaya. Back of a length, off stump on the back foot defending, hit body back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Cummins.
17.4 FOUR! Pat Cummins to Vikum Sanjaya. Length ball, outside off stump backing away driving, well timed past deep extra cover for 4 runs.
17.3 Pat Cummins to Nuwan Kulasekara. Half volley, to leg on the back foot flick, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Henriques.
17.2 OUT! Run Out. Pat Cummins to Lasith Malinga. Length ball, off stump backing away driving, to mid off, direct hit by Finch.
17.1 Pat Cummins to Lasith Malinga. Length ball, off stump backing away pushing, to cover for no runs, fielded by Klinger.
OVER
17
Runs Scored: 4
Bowler: James Faulkner
Score after 17 overs: 140/8(rr 8.24)
Over Summary: 2 . W 1 1 .
16.6 James Faulkner to Nuwan Kulasekara. Slower length ball, to leg down the track pushing, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Faulkner.
16.5 James Faulkner to Lasith Malinga. Slower length ball, outside off stump backing away pushing, to extra cover for 1 run, fielded by Cummins.
16.4 James Faulkner to Nuwan Kulasekara. Slower length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, to point for 1 run, fielded by Head.
16.3 OUT! Caught & Bowled. James Faulkner to Milinda Siriwardana. Slower length ball, off stump on the front foot Slog, top edge in the air uncontrolled back to bowler, by Finch.
16.2 James Faulkner to Milinda Siriwardana. Slower length ball, outside off stump backing away driving, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Paine.
16.1 James Faulkner to Milinda Siriwardana. Slower ball yorker, to leg backing away pushing, to deep cover for 2 runs, fielded by Richardson.
OVER
16
Runs Scored: 15
Bowler: Jhye Richardson
Score after 16 overs: 136/7(rr 8.50)
Over Summary: 1 wd 6 1 4 1 1
15.6 Jhye Richardson to Milinda Siriwardana. Half volley, off stump backing away driving, to mid off for 1 run, fielded by Zampa.
15.5 Jhye Richardson to Nuwan Kulasekara. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot defending, to mid on for 1 run, fielded by Henriques.
15.4 FOUR! Jhye Richardson to Nuwan Kulasekara. Length ball, off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past long off for 4 runs.
15.3 Jhye Richardson to Milinda Siriwardana. Back of a length, to leg no foot movement pulling, to mid wicket for 1 run, shy attempt by Klinger.
15.2 SIX! Jhye Richardson to Milinda Siriwardana. Short, to leg on the back foot pulling, well timed in the air under control over deep mid wicket for 6 runs.
15.2 Wide Jhye Richardson to Milinda Siriwardana. Bouncer, down leg side ducked, Left to wicketkeeper for 1 run, fielded by Paine.
15.1 Jhye Richardson to Nuwan Kulasekara. Slower ball back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot defending, to backward point for 1 run, fielded by Head.
OVER
15
Runs Scored: 9
Bowler: James Faulkner
Score after 15 overs: 120/7(rr 8.00)
Over Summary: 1 4 wd 1 1 W lb
14.6 APPEAL! James Faulkner to Nuwan Kulasekara. Length ball, off stump on the front foot working, hit pad to backward point for 1 run, fielded by Head, appeal made for L.B.W. That was sliding down the legside.
14.5 OUT! Caught. James Faulkner to Seekkuge Prasanna. Slower length ball, to leg on the front foot pulling, mis-timed in the air under control to deep backward square leg, by Richardson.
14.4 James Faulkner to Milinda Siriwardana. Slower ball half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, thick edge to point for 1 run, run save by Head.
14.3 James Faulkner to Seekkuge Prasanna. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot Steer, to third man for 1 run, fielded by Zampa.
14.3 Wide James Faulkner to Seekkuge Prasanna. Slower ball back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, Play and Miss (Leg Side) to wicketkeeper for 1 run, fielded by Paine.
14.2 FOUR! James Faulkner to Seekkuge Prasanna. Slower ball short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, well timed in the air under control past deep backward square leg for 4 runs.
14.1 James Faulkner to Milinda Siriwardana. Slower length ball, outside off stump on the back foot Steer, to third man for 1 run, fielded by Richardson.
OVER
14
Runs Scored: 13
Bowler: Adam Zampa
Score after 14 overs: 112/6(rr 8.00)
Over Summary: 6 1 1 . 1 4
13.6 FOUR! Adam Zampa to Seekkuge Prasanna. Leg spinner short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed in the air under control past deep backward point for 4 runs.
13.5 Adam Zampa to Milinda Siriwardana. Leg spinner full toss, to leg on the front foot working, to deep backward square leg for 1 run, fielded by Dunk.
13.4 Adam Zampa to Milinda Siriwardana. Leg spinner length ball, middle stump on the front foot reverse sweeping, hit pad to silly point for no runs, fielded by Paine.
13.3 Adam Zampa to Seekkuge Prasanna. Leg spinner length ball, off stump on the front foot slog sweeping, bottom edge to backward square leg for 1 run, fielded by Dunk.
13.2 Adam Zampa to Milinda Siriwardana. Leg spinner half volley, off stump on the front foot driving, to long off for 1 run, fielded by Finch.
13.1 SIX! Adam Zampa to Milinda Siriwardana. Leg spinner half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed in the air under control over deep cover for 6 runs.
OVER
13
Runs Scored: 8
Bowler: Pat Cummins
Score after 13 overs: 99/6(rr 7.62)
Over Summary: . 4 1 . wd . 2
12.6 Pat Cummins to Seekkuge Prasanna. Short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed to deep backward point for 2 runs, fielded by Henriques.
12.5 Pat Cummins to Seekkuge Prasanna. Length ball, outside off stump no foot movement defending, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Cummins.
12.5 Wide Pat Cummins to Seekkuge Prasanna. Bouncer, outside off stump ducked, Left to wicketkeeper for 1 run, fielded by Paine.
12.4 Pat Cummins to Seekkuge Prasanna. Length ball, outside off stump on the back foot defending, to point for no runs, fielded by Head.
12.3 Pat Cummins to Milinda Siriwardana. Length ball, to leg no foot movement working, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Henriques.
12.2 FOUR! Pat Cummins to Milinda Siriwardana. Back of a length, down leg side no foot movement pulling, well timed in the air under control past deep mid wicket for 4 runs.
12.1 Pat Cummins to Milinda Siriwardana. Back of a length, to leg on the back foot pushing, to backward point for no runs, fielded by Head.
OVER
12
Runs Scored: 3
Bowler: Adam Zampa
Score after 12 overs: 91/6(rr 7.58)
Over Summary: 2 . 1 W . W
11.6 OUT! L.B.W. Adam Zampa to Dasun Shanaka. Slider length ball, outside off stump on the back foot defending, hit pad.
11.5 Adam Zampa to Dasun Shanaka. Googly back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot driving, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Paine.
11.4 OUT! Bowled. Adam Zampa to Chamara Kapugedera. Slider length ball, off stump on the front foot driving, missed.
11.3 Adam Zampa to Milinda Siriwardana. Googly half volley, middle stump on the front foot driving, to long off for 1 run, fielded by Faulkner.
11.2 Adam Zampa to Milinda Siriwardana. Googly length ball, to leg on the front foot slog sweeping, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Paine.
11.1 Adam Zampa to Milinda Siriwardana. Leg spinner back of a length, down leg side on the back foot pulling, bottom edge to fine leg for 2 runs, fielded by Head.
OVER
11
Runs Scored: 10
Bowler: Travis Head
Score after 11 overs: 88/4(rr 8.00)
Over Summary: 1 wd 1 1 4 1 1
10.6 Travis Head to Milinda Siriwardana. Off break length ball, to leg down the track driving, mis-timed to long on for 1 run, fielded by Dunk.
10.5 Travis Head to Chamara Kapugedera. Off break length ball, to leg on the front foot slog sweeping, mis-timed to deep backward square leg for 1 run, fielded by Richardson.
10.4 FOUR! Travis Head to Chamara Kapugedera. Off break length ball, off stump on the front foot reverse sweeping, well timed past deep backward point for 4 runs. Nicely timed into the big gap backward of point.
10.3 Travis Head to Milinda Siriwardana. Off break full toss, off stump down the track driving, well timed to long on for 1 run, run save by Head, fielded by Dunk.
10.2 Travis Head to Chamara Kapugedera. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the back foot Steer, to third man for 1 run, run save by Zampa.
10.2 Wide Travis Head to Chamara Kapugedera. Off break length ball, down leg side on the front foot Slog, Play and Miss (Leg Side) to wicketkeeper for 1 run, fielded by Paine.
10.1 Travis Head to Milinda Siriwardana. Off break half volley, middle stump backing away driving, well timed to deep cover for 1 run, fielded by Faulkner.
OVER
10
Runs Scored: 3
Bowler: Adam Zampa
Score after 10 overs: 78/4(rr 7.80)
Over Summary: . 1 W . 1 1
9.6 Adam Zampa to Milinda Siriwardana. Leg spinner half volley, off stump backing away driving, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to cover for 1 run, dropped catch by Henriques.
9.5 Adam Zampa to Chamara Kapugedera. Leg spinner half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed to long on for 1 run, fielded by Faulkner.
9.4 Adam Zampa to Chamara Kapugedera. Leg spinner length ball, off stump on the back foot defending, to point for no runs, fielded by Dunk.
9.3 OUT! L.B.W. Adam Zampa to Asela Gunaratne. Quicker length ball, outside off stump on the back foot working, hit pad.
9.2 Adam Zampa to Milinda Siriwardana. Leg spinner length ball, to leg on the front foot sweeping, to deep backward square leg for 1 run, fielded by Dunk.