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   Thursday, 9 January, 2003, 08:44 GMT
Record-breaking win for Sri Lanka
VB Series, Sydney Cricket Ground:
Sri Lanka 343-5 (50 overs) beat Australia 264 all out (49.3 overs) by 79 runs

Sanath Jayasuriya and Marvan Atapattu hit out
Australia win the toss but Sri Lankan openers Sanath Jayasuriya and Marvan Atapattu set about the attack

Atapattu drives off the front foot
The tourists continue to pile on the runs as the opening stand between Atapattu and Jayasuriya reaches 237

Jayasuriya is bowled by Australia's Shane Watson for 122, and leaves the field to applause
Jayasuriya is finally bowled by Shane Watson after riding his luck to a spectacular 122 from 105 deliveries

Atapattu celebrates his century and Ricky Ponting looks despondent
Atapattu celebrates reaching his century and leaves Ricky Ponting contemplating a record run-chase

Sri Lanka's Chaminda Vaas celebrates the wicket of Adam Gilchrist
Aussie victory hopes fade further as Chaminda Vaas dismisses Adam Gilchrist in the first over of their reply

Sanath Jayasuriya bowls to Andy Bichel and is all smiles after the wicket of Damien Martyn
Jayasuriya puts in a real captain's performance to return bowling figures of 4-39 on top of his century

Sri Lanka celebrate a wicket and Pulasthi Gunaratne appeals
Wickets continue to fall and Pulasthi Gunaratne polishes off an emphatic victory with the dismissal of Andy Bichel
England take on Australia and Sri Lanka

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