Sri Lanka tour of England, 1979 / Results

Matches

Sri Lanka v United States of America at Northampton - May 24, 1979

United States of America 168 (56.3/60 ov); Sri Lanka 170/4 (40/60 ov)

Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets (with 120 balls remaining)

Sri Lanka v Wales at Hinckley - May 29-30, 1979

Match abandoned without a ball bowled

Netherlands v Sri Lanka at Solihull - May 31-Jun 1, 1979

Sri Lanka 212/8 (60/60 ov); Netherlands 167/8 (60/60 ov)

Sri Lanka won by 45 runs

Israel v Sri Lanka at Kenilworth - Jun 4, 1979

Israel won (walkover without a ball bowled)

1st SF: Denmark v Sri Lanka at Birmingham - Jun 6, 1979

Sri Lanka 318/8 (60/60 ov); Denmark 110 (42.5/60 ov)

Sri Lanka won by 208 runs

2nd Match: New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nottingham - Jun 9, 1979

Sri Lanka 189 (56.5/60 ov); New Zealand 190/1 (47.4/60 ov)

New Zealand won by 9 wickets (with 74 balls remaining)

5th Match: Sri Lanka v West Indies at The Oval - Jun 13-15, 1979

Match abandoned without a ball bowled

9th Match: India v Sri Lanka at Manchester - Jun 16-18, 1979

Sri Lanka 238/5 (60/60 ov); India 191 (54.1/60 ov)

Sri Lanka won by 47 runs

Final: Canada v Sri Lanka at Worcester - Jun 21, 1979

Sri Lanka 324/8 (60/60 ov); Canada 264/5 (60/60 ov)

Sri Lanka won by 60 runs

News

The 1979 World Cup in England

West Indies retain their title

The 1979 World Cup in England

West Indies retain their title

The 1979 World Cup in England

West Indies retain their title

Prudential World Cup 1979, fifth Group B match

INDIA v SRI LANKA

Prudential World Cup 1979, second Group B match

NEW ZEALAND v SRI LANKA
Tour Results
Canada v Sri Lanka at Worcester - Jun 21, 1979
Sri Lanka won by 60 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Manchester - Jun 16-18, 1979
Sri Lanka won by 47 runs
Sri Lanka v West Indies at The Oval - Jun 13-15, 1979
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nottingham - Jun 9, 1979
New Zealand won by 9 wickets (with 74 balls remaining)
Denmark v Sri Lanka at Birmingham - Jun 6, 1979
Sri Lanka won by 208 runs
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