Wills World Cup - 28th match, Group A

Sri Lanka v Kenya

Sri Lanka won by 144 runs

Sri Lanka innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
ST Jayasuriya c LO Tikolo b EO Odumbe 44 43 27 5 3 162.96
RS Kaluwitharana b EO Odumbe 33 51 18 4 2 183.33
AP Gurusinha c Onyango b Karim 84 120 103 7 3 81.55
PA de Silva c Modi b Suji 145 153 115 14 5 126.08
A Ranatunga* not out 75 49 40 13 1 187.50
HP Tillakaratne run out 0 4 1 0 0 0.00
RS Mahanama not out 0 3 0 0 0 -
Extras (b 1, lb 5, w 11) 17
Total (5 wickets; 50 overs) 398 (7.96 runs per over)
Did not bat WPUJC Vaas, HDPK Dharmasena, KR Pushpakumara, M Muralitharan
Fall of wickets 1-83 (Jayasuriya), 2-88 (Kaluwitharana), 3-271 (Gurusinha), 4-377 (de Silva), 5-383 (Tillakaratne)
Bowling O M R W Econ
MA Suji 9 0 85 1 9.44
RW Ali 6 0 67 0 11.16
LN Onyango 4 0 31 0 7.75
EO Odumbe 5 0 34 2 6.80
AY Karim 10 0 50 1 5.00
LO Tikolo 2 0 13 0 6.50
MO Odumbe 9 0 74 0 8.22
SO Tikolo 5 0 38 0 7.60
Kenya innings (target: 399 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
DN Chudasama b Muralitharan 27 40 23 5 0 117.39
KO Otieno b Vaas 14 34 28 1 1 50.00
SO Tikolo b Dharmasena 96 122 95 8 4 101.05
MO Odumbe* st †Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
HS Modi run out (Muralitharan) 41 111 82 2 0 50.00
LO Tikolo not out 25 45 40 2 1 62.50
EO Odumbe c Muralitharan b Ranatunga 4 15 17 0 0 23.52
LN Onyango c sub (MS Atapattu) b Ranatunga 23 22 18 2 1 127.77
MA Suji not out 2 4 4 0 0 50.00
Extras (b 1, lb 9, w 7, nb 5) 22
Total (7 wickets; 50 overs) 254 (5.08 runs per over)
Did not bat AY Karim, RW Ali
Fall of wickets 1-47 (Otieno), 2-51 (Chudasama), 3-51 (MO Odumbe), 4-188 (SO Tikolo), 5-196 (Modi), 6-215 (EO Odumbe), 7-246 (Onyango)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WPUJC Vaas 10 0 44 1 4.40
M Muralitharan 10 1 40 2 4.00
KR Pushpakumara 7 0 46 0 6.57
A Ranatunga 5 0 31 2 6.20
HDPK Dharmasena 10 0 45 1 4.50
ST Jayasuriya 7 0 34 0 4.85
HP Tillakaratne 1 0 4 0 4.00
Match details
Toss Kenya, who chose to field
Points Sri Lanka 2, Kenya 0
ODI debut LN Onyango (Kenya)
Player of the match PA de Silva (Sri Lanka)
Umpires RS Dunne (New Zealand) and VK Ramaswamy (India)
TV umpire Ikram Rabbani (Pakistan)
Match referee MAK Pataudi (India)
Match notes
  • Sri Lanka 50 off 20 balls
  • PA de Silva 100 in 92 balls
  • PA de Silva 145, highest ever score for Sri Lanka in ODIs (previous best ST Jayasuriya 140 v NZ at Bloemfontein 08/12/1994), first ever century for Sri Lanka in the World Cup.
  • A Ranatunga 50 in 29 balls
  • Gurusinha dropped by Onyango off Karim when on 79.
  • Gurusinha hits a ball outside the ground and the ball is lost. Umpires provide a replacement ball.
  • de Silva, and then Ranatunga crossed 5000 runs in ODI cricket, - the first two from Sri Lanka to do so - during this innings.
  • Sri Lanka 398 runs, highest ever score in ODI history. Sri Lanka now have the top score, but also have 6 of the top 12 totals scored against them.
  • SO Tikolo 96, highest ever score for Kenya.
 
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