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ICC World Cup Australia v Sri Lanka: Australia v Sri Lanka
7-03-2003 at Centurion Park

Australia beat Sri Lanka by 96 runs
Australia 4 points, Sri Lanka 0 points

Australia won the toss and decided to bat
Innings
Australia
319 for 5 (50.0 overs)
Sri Lanka
223 for 9 (47.4 overs)

 Australia First Innings
 Batsman Runs  Balls  4s  6s 
 A C Gilchrist run out 99  88  14 
 M L Hayden c H P Tillakaratne b M Muralitharan 22  34 
 R T Ponting c K C Sangakkara b C R D Fernando 114  109 
 D R Martyn b C R D Fernando 52  58 
 D S Lehmann c P A de Silva b C R D Fernando 10  10 
 I J Harvey not out
 M G Bevan not out
 Extras 0b 4lb 5w 7nb 16  
 Total 50.0 overs (for 5 wickets) 319  

 Bowler  Fall of wickets:
 W P U J C Vaas 8.0  59   1-75 [ M L Hayden, 51 mins]
 P W Gunaratne 6.0  46   2-181 [ A C Gilchrist, 72 mins]
 P A de Silva 5.0  36   3-293 [ R T Ponting, 55 mins]
 M Muralitharan 10.0  47   4-313 [ D R Martyn, 17 mins]
 R P Arnold 2.0  21   5-314 [ D S Lehmann]
 C R D Fernando 9.0  47   
 S T Jayasuriya 10.0  59   

 Sri Lanka First Innings
 Batsman Runs  Balls  4s  6s 
 M S Atapattu c and b B Lee 16  24 
 S T Jayasuriya retired hurt
 H P Tillakaratne b G D McGrath 21  41 
 D P M D Jayawardene c A C Gilchrist b B Lee
 P A de Silva c and b G B Hogg 92  94 
 R P Arnold lbw b B Lee
 K C Sangakkara run out 20  38 
 W P U J C Vaas lbw b G B Hogg 21  45 
 M Muralitharan c B Lee b D S Lehmann
 C R D Fernando lbw b G D McGrath 13 
 P W Gunaratne not out 15  15 
 Extras 6b 8lb 6w 3nb 23  
 Total 47.4 overs (for 9 wickets) 223  

 Bowler  Fall of wickets:
 G D McGrath 9.4  25   1-42 [ M S Atapattu, 46 mins]
 B Lee 10.0  52   2-46 [ D P M D Jayawardene]
 I J Harvey 7.0  29   3-47 [ H P Tillakaratne, 90 mins]
 A J Bichel 7.0  32   4-48 [ R P Arnold]
 G B Hogg 9.0  45   5-100 [ K C Sangakkara, 137 mins]
 D S Lehmann 5.0  26   6-144 [ W P U J C Vaas]
           7-149 [ M Muralitharan, 104 mins]
           8-203 [ P A de Silva, 30 mins]
           9-223 [ C R D Fernando, 38 mins]

Umpires: B F Bowden, D R Shepherd

Australia
R T Ponting (capt), A C Gilchrist (wkt), M L Hayden, D R Martyn, D S Lehmann, M G Bevan, I J Harvey, G B Hogg, B Lee, A J Bichel, G D McGrath

Sri Lanka
S T Jayasuriya (capt), K C Sangakkara (wkt), M S Atapattu, H P Tillakaratne, D P M D Jayawardene, P A de Silva, R P Arnold, W P U J C Vaas, C R D Fernando, M Muralitharan, P W Gunaratne
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