1996-1997 Singer World Series Cup - 7th ODI (Final) - Sri Lanka v Australia - Colombo Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 7th September, 1996  
Venue: R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Match Conditions: 50 Overs, Day Match  
Toss: Australia
Result: Sri Lanka won by 50 runs
Player of Match: P A de Silva

Sri Lanka R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
S T Jayasuriya c Law b McGrath 27  20  5  0 135.00  11.54%
R S Kaluwitharana c & b Lehmann 58  45  5  0 128.89  24.79%
A P Gurusinha c Bevan b McGrath 29  46  1  0 63.04  12.39%
P A de Silva not out 75  64  2  3 117.19  32.05%
A Ranatunga* not out 39  40  1  1 97.50  16.67%
H P Tillakaratne            
R S Mahanama            
U D U Chandana            
H D P K Dharmasena            
W P U J C Vaas            
M Muralitharan            
Extras (b 1, lb 1, w 2, nb 2) 6  
Total 3 wickets   (35.0 overs @ 6.69 rpo) 234  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-42  Jayasuriya   2-104  Kaluwitharana   3-131  Gurusinha   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
G D McGrath 7.0 0 35 2 5.00  20.00%
D W Fleming 7.0 0 53 0 7.57
P R Reiffel 4.0 0 43 0 10.75
D S Lehmann 5.0 0 29 1 5.80  10.00%
S R Waugh 7.0 0 31 0 4.43
M E Waugh 5.0 0 41 0 8.20
 
Australia (target 235) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
M E Waugh run out 9  12  0  0 75.00  4.89%
M J Slater c Chandana b Vaas 8  6  1  0 133.33  4.35%
R T Ponting c Jayasuriya b Vaas 17  26  2  0 65.38  9.24%
S R Waugh c & b Chandana 55  53  2  1 103.77  29.89%
S G Law c Muralitharan b Dharmasena 31  37  2  0 83.78  16.85%
M G Bevan b Dharmasena 7  11  0  0 63.64  3.80%
D S Lehmann st †Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan 15  12  2  0 125.00  8.15%
I A Healy*† c Muralitharan b Chandana 20  19  0  0 105.26  10.87%
P R Reiffel c Mahanama b Chandana 12  20  0  0 60.00  6.52%
D W Fleming not out 1  1  0  0 100.00  0.54%
G D McGrath c Mahanama b Chandana 0  3  0  0 0.00
Extras (lb 3, w 4, nb 2) 9  
Total All Out   (33.0 overs @ 5.58 rpo) 184  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-17  Slater   2-26  Waugh   3-48  Ponting   4-104  Law   
5-129  S R Waugh   6-145  Bevan   7-151  Lehmann   8-183  Reiffel   
9-183  Healy   10-184  McGrath   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
W P U J C Vaas 5.0 0 23 2 4.60  20.00%
A P Gurusinha 2.0 0 17 0 8.50
P A de Silva 3.0 0 18 0 6.00
M Muralitharan 7.0 0 28 1 4.00  10.00%
S T Jayasuriya 5.0 0 27 0 5.40
H D P K Dharmasena 5.0 0 33 2 6.60  20.00%
U D U Chandana 6.0 0 35 4 5.83  40.00%
 
 
Match Notes
Final of 1996-1997 Singer World Series Cup.  Match reduced to 35 overs for each team due to rain and a wet outfield.