Prudential World Cup - 21st match, Group A

England v Sri Lanka

England won by 9 wickets (with 215 balls remaining)

Sri Lanka innings (60 overs maximum) R B 4s 6s SR
S Wettimuny lbw b Botham 22 49 3 0 44.89
DSBP Kuruppu c Gatting b Willis 6 36 1 0 16.66
A Ranatunga c Lamb b Botham 0 6 0 0 0.00
RL Dias c †Gould b Cowans 7 24 1 0 29.16
LRD Mendis* b Allott 10 38 0 0 26.31
RS Madugalle c †Gould b Allott 0 16 0 0 0.00
DS de Silva c Gower b Marks 15 36 1 0 41.66
RG de Alwis c Marks b Cowans 19 20 2 1 95.00
ALF de Mel c Lamb b Marks 10 23 2 0 43.47
RJ Ratnayake not out 20 32 1 1 62.50
VB John c Cowans b Allott 15 27 1 0 55.55
Extras (b 5, lb 2, w 3, nb 2) 12
Total (all out; 50.4 overs) 136 (2.68 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-25 (Kuruppu), 2-30 (Ranatunga), 3-32 (Wettimuny), 4-40 (Dias), 5-43 (Madugalle), 6-54 (Mendis), 7-81 (de Silva), 8-97 (de Alwis), 9-103 (de Mel), 10-136 (John)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RGD Willis 9 4 9 1 1.00
NG Cowans 12 3 31 2 2.58
IT Botham 9 4 12 2 1.33
PJW Allott 10.4 0 41 3 3.84
MW Gatting 4 2 13 0 3.25
VJ Marks 6 2 18 2 3.00
England innings (target: 137 runs from 60 overs) R B 4s 6s SR
G Fowler not out 81 77 11 0 105.19
CJ Tavare c †de Alwis b de Mel 19 48 1 1 39.58
DI Gower not out 27 24 3 0 112.50
Extras (b 1, lb 3, w 3, nb 3) 10
Total (1 wicket; 24.1 overs) 137 (5.66 runs per over)
Did not bat AJ Lamb, MW Gatting, IT Botham, IJ Gould, VJ Marks, PJW Allott, RGD Willis*, NG Cowans
Fall of wickets 1-68 (Tavare)
Bowling O M R W Econ
ALF de Mel 10 1 33 1 3.30
RJ Ratnayake 5 0 23 0 4.60
VB John 6 0 41 0 6.83
DS de Silva 3 0 29 0 9.66
A Ranatunga 0.1 0 1 0 6.00
Match details
Toss England, who chose to field
Points England 4, Sri Lanka 0
Player of the match RGD Willis (England)
Umpires B Leadbeater and R Palmer
 
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