Originally Posted by shehanwije
Agree with you here.
Even Gilly had a lot of mi****s and snicks (must put together a clip of this). The Lankans bowled OK, and on another day, Murali may have got a four'fer (he had 3 snicks go begging in 4 balls at one stage) when bowling to Ponting and Gilly. Gilly rode his luck well and was the diff. in the end - Good on him.
Yeah Gilchrist was very, very lucky especially with the ball landing in between feilders and the like. IIRC so where some of the SL batsman when they started with the big shots, but that's the nature of power hitting I guess.