Australia scored 9/376 in defeating Sri Lanka by 64 runs at the
Sydney Cricket Ground, which was Australia's third highest score in World Cup. see Sides Scoring 300 or More in 50 Over Match.
Australia have now won 7, lost 2, with 1 No Result in the 10 World Cup matches between
the two countries. See Australia v Sri Lanka.
Kumar Sangakkara scored 104 runs from 107 balls in the match,
which was his fourth World Cup century, see Players
Scoring 100 in World Cup, third in successive matches, see Batting Progressive Average and Aggregate, and he has now scored
1,363 runs at an average of 54.52 See Players
Scoring Most Runs in World Cup. Kumar Sangakkara has scored all of his four
centuries when also playing as wicket keeper. See Wicket
Keepers Scoring a Century. Also, it was his twenty fourth ODI century, see Players Scoring Five Centuries, second against Australia, see Performances by Opponent at All Grounds, fourth in Australia, and
first at the Sydney Cricket Ground, see Performances in Australia, and took his aggregate
to 14,065 runs at an average of 41.74, and he became the second player to reach the
14,000 runs milestone. See Players Scoring 8000 Career Runs.
Glen Maxwell scored 102 runs from 53 balls in the match, which was
his maiden World Cup century, see Notable Performances in World Cup, and he has now scored 257
runs at an average of 64.25, see Glen Maxwell, and his scoring rate of 190.37 is the highest in World
Cup. See Players with Best Scoring Rate (Min 250 Runs) .