- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRrun out (Jayawardene/†Kaluwitharana)2731511187.09c Chandana b Perera2833453084.84st †Kaluwitharana b Jayasuriya38731083052.05run out (Vaas/†Kaluwitharana)2640552065.00st †Kaluwitharana b Jayasuriya613100046.15b Jayasuriya6751085.71not out4244603095.45run out (de Saram)86910133.33c Chandana b Jayasuriya3880037.50st †Kaluwitharana b Jayasuriya011000.00not out46100066.66Extras17 (lb 4, nb 5, w 8)TOTAL205/9 (43 Overs, RR: 4.76)Fall of wickets: 1-60 (ME Waugh, 10.2 ov), 2-62 (AC Gilchrist, 10.5 ov), 3-110 (DS Lehmann, 23.1 ov), 4-119 (TM Moody, 26.2 ov), 5-127 (SR Waugh, 28.3 ov), 6-160 (RT Ponting, 36.5 ov), 7-170 (A Symonds, 39.2 ov), 8-182 (SK Warne, 40.3 ov), 9-183 (JN Gillespie, 40.5 ov)
- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRc Moody b Fleming16100016.66c †Gilchrist b Gillespie819231042.10b Gillespie511300045.45c Waugh b Gillespie77710100.00b Moody2431473077.41c †Gilchrist b Fleming3346564071.73run out (Lehmann)3048611062.50c Bevan b Warne2639452166.66not out59160055.55c Lehmann b Warne43400133.33c Ponting b Lehmann2880025.00Extras15 (b 4, lb 6, w 5)TOTAL160 all out (37.4 Overs, RR: 4.24)Fall of wickets: 1-7 (ST Jayasuriya, 1.5 ov), 2-17 (DA Gunawardene, 4.5 ov), 3-25 (DPMD Jayawardene, 6.2 ov), 4-41 (MS Atapattu, 8.2 ov), 5-78 (SI de Saram, 17.3 ov), 6-98 (RS Kaluwitharana, 22.3 ov), 7-145 (UDU Chandana, 33.6 ov), 8-149 (ASA Perera, 34.2 ov), 9-154 (DNT Zoysa, 34.6 ov), 10-160 (M Muralitharan, 37.4 ov)
Player Of The Match
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With the proliferation of one-day tournaments and with Australiahaving successfully shown the way, triangular and four nationcompetitions became the order of the day in the nineties
The inclusion of members of the Under-19 World Cup winningside in the list of 23 Indian probables for the ICC Knock-outTrophy has been lauded by many as a step in the positivedirection
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