Australia draw series 2-2 with Sri Lanka

By Indo Asian News Service | Wednesday, January 23, 2013 | 7:56:02 PM IST (+05:30 GMT) Comment 0 Comment

Hobart, Jan 23 (IANS) Australia beat Sri Lanka by 32 runs in the fifth and final match of the Commonwealth Bank Series here at the Bellerive Oval Wednesday night to draw the series 2-2.

Hobart, Jan 23 (IANS) Australia beat Sri Lanka by 32 runs in the fifth and final match of the Commonwealth Bank Series here at the Bellerive Oval Wednesday night to draw the series 2-2.

Phil Hughes scored his second ton of the series, hitting an impressive unbeaten 138 that helped Australia through to 247/5 in their 50 overs.

Xavier Doherty (3/21) and Moises Henriques (3/32) were the best of the Australian bowlers as they bowled out Sri Lanka for 215 in 48.3 overs while chasing.

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