- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRc sub (M Muralitharan) b Jayasuriya851091575077.98run out (Vaas/†Kaluwitharana)1301442057390.27b Jayasuriya1119130057.89b Vaas1117220064.70run out (†Kaluwitharana)911111081.81not out1250050.00c Jayasuriya b Vaas011000.00Extras19 (lb 8, nb 2, w 9)TOTAL266/6 (50 Overs, RR: 5.32)Fall of wickets: 1-189 (MA Taylor), 2-209 (RT Ponting), 3-251 (SR Waugh), 4-258 (ME Waugh), 5-266 (SG Law), 6-266 (IA Healy)
- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRc †Healy b Law2742482064.28c Ponting b McGrath2027503074.07b McDermott4577985058.44lbw b Law013000.00c †Healy b Reiffel38120037.50not out581031403056.31c Bevan b McDermott1660016.66run out (McGrath)26120033.33st †Healy b Warne1023260043.47run out (†Healy/Warne)2850025.00not out1240050.00Extras14 (lb 8, nb 1, w 5)TOTAL183/9 (50 Overs, RR: 3.66)Fall of wickets: 1-56 (ST Jayasuriya), 2-56 (RS Kaluwitharana), 3-56 (PA de Silva), 4-67 (RS Mahanama), 5-138 (AP Gurusinha), 6-142 (RS Kalpage), 7-151 (HDPK Dharmasena), 8-172 (WPUJC Vaas), 9-175 (GP Wickramasinghe)
Australia , elected to bat first
Player Of The Match
12 January 1996 - day/night match (50-over match)
Australia 2, Sri Lanka 0
- 12th Men: S Lee (AUS) and M Muralitharan (SL).
- ME Waugh's 5th ODI hundred
- ME Waugh was run out, attempting a single, off a wide.
- ME Waugh 130, personal high score, highest of all-time at the WACA, 3rd highest by an Australian in ODIs.
- Law dismissed Jayasuriya and de Silva in consecutive deliveries
- Australia qualify for the World Series Finals.