- BATSMENRB4s6sSRc Mohammad Akram b Saqlain Mushtaq134651111206.15c Saqlain Mushtaq b Waqar Younis241022240.00c Aamer Sohail b Saqlain Mushtaq29563051.78c & b Saleem Malik7401175.00c Inzamam-ul-Haq b Waqar Younis14191073.68b Mohammad Akram25401062.50c Waqar Younis b Mohammad Akram35521067.30b Waqar Younis515040102.00c Aamer Sohail b Waqar Younis6510120.00not out7600116.66not out2200100.00Extras15 (b 1, lb 3, nb 2, w 9)TOTAL349/9 (50 Overs, RR: 6.98)Fall of wickets: 1-40 (RS Kaluwitharana, ), 2-196 (AP Gurusinha, ), 3-197 (ST Jayasuriya, ), 4-203 (PA de Silva, ), 5-238 (A Ranatunga, ), 6-245 (HP Tillakaratne, ), 7-318 (RS Mahanama, ), 8-328 (WPUJC Vaas, ), 9-346 (HDPK Dharmasena, )
- BATSMENRB4s6sSRlbw b Dharmasena464650100.00c †Kaluwitharana b Vaas323230100.00c & b de Silva27322084.37c Dharmasena b Muralitharan68774188.31b Vaas675460124.07st †Kaluwitharana b Jayasuriya322212145.45c Muralitharan b Dharmasena140025.00c Dharmasena b Muralitharan780087.50run out04000.00c Muralitharan b Tillakaratne201512133.33not out360050.00Extras12 (b 3, lb 6, nb 2, w 1)TOTAL315 all out (49.4 Overs, RR: 6.34)Fall of wickets: 1-77 (Saeed Anwar, ), 2-96 (Aamer Sohail, ), 3-120 (Rameez Raja, ), 4-247 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, ), 5-253 (Saleem Malik, ), 6-257 (Waqar Younis, ), 7-281 (Rashid Latif, ), 8-291 (Saqlain Mushtaq, ), 9-291 (Ijaz Ahmed, ), 10-315 (Aaqib Javed, )
Pakistan , elected to field first
Player of the match
2 April 1996 (50-over match)
Sri Lanka 2, Pakistan 0
- ST Jayasuriya world record - fastest century in limited overs international in 48 balls, beating Mohammad Azharuddin's previous record of 62 balls.
- ST Jayasuriya world record - most sixes in limited overs international - 11 sixes, beating Gordon Greenidge's previous record of 8.
- Aamer Sohail world record - most runs conceded in a single over in limited overs international - 30 (Jayasuriya scored 29 and there was 1 wide)
- World record - highest match aggregate in a limited overs international - total runs 664-19 in 99.4 overs