Result
1st ODI, Bulawayo, Apr 20 2004, Sri Lanka tour of Zimbabwe
211/6
(27/27 ov, target 133)
144/4
Sri Lanka won by 12 runs (D/L method)
Player Of The Match
Zimbabwe Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
V Sibanda c †Sangakkara b Zoysa099000.00
BRM Taylor  b Vaas0511000.00
DD Ebrahim c Jayawardene b Zoysa1341621031.70
T Taibu (c) †not out961511806063.57
E Chigumbura c Muralitharan b Zoysa1316183081.25
S Matsikenyeri st †Sangakkara b Muralitharan614170042.85
A Maregwede c Dilshan b Chandana3744564184.09
ML Nkala not out33222412150.00
Extras(b 2, lb 5, nb 3, w 3)13
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.22)211/6
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Vusi Sibanda, 1.6 ov), 2-1 (Brendan Taylor, 2.2 ov), 3-47 (Dion Ebrahim, 16.3 ov), 4-64 (Elton Chigumbura, 20.3 ov), 5-79 (Stuart Matsikenyeri, 24.5 ov), 6-154 (Alester Maregwede, 41.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas1053113.10422000
DNT Zoysa722133.00322011
KMDN Kulasekara302608.6685010
M Muralitharan1014714.70381300
UDU Chandana1004314.30323001
ST Jayasuriya803103.87272010
RP Arnold21502.5090000
Sri Lanka Innings (target: 133 runs from 27 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ST Jayasuriya c Ebrahim b Panyangara95510180.00
MS Atapattu (c)lbw b Hondo0611000.00
KC Sangakkara not out737211580101.38
DPMD Jayawardene c Panyangara b Hondo521321023.80
DNT Zoysa c Taylor b Chigumbura1417241082.35
TM Dilshan not out3541532085.36
Extras(lb 3, w 5)8
TOTAL(27 Ov, RR: 5.33)144/4
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 1.2 ov), 2-9 (Marvan Atapattu, 2.3 ov), 3-44 (Mahela Jayawardene, 8.6 ov), 4-77 (Nuwan Zoysa, 14.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DT Hondo713424.85274030
T Panyangara512214.40213000
E Chigumbura503216.4082000
ML Nkala603405.66112010
T Taibu401904.75122010
MATCH DETAILS
Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of Zimbabwe
Player Of The Match
Tatenda Taibu
Series resultSri Lanka led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 2119
Season2004
Match days20 April 2004 (50-over match)
ODI debut
Brendan Taylor
Elton Chigumbura
Tinashe Panyangara
Prosper Utseya
Umpires
Daryl Harper
Kevan Barbour
TV Umpire
Russell Tiffin
Match Referee
Mike Procter
MATCH NOTES
Zimbabwe innings:
  • Zimbabwe 50 runs in 72 mins 17.4 overs (Taibu 26*, Chigumbura 4*)
  • T Taibu 50 in 117 mins 86 balls (4x8)
  • Zimbabwe 100 runs in 131 mins 30.4 overs (Taibu 68*, Maregwede 20*)
  • Zimbabwe 150 runs in 162 mins 41.2 overs (Taibu 73*, Maregwede 35*)
  • Zimbabwe 200 runs in 190 mins 49.2 overs (Taibu 94*, Nkala 24*)
Sri Lanka innings:
  • Sri Lanka 50 runs in 52 mins 10.2 overs (Sangakkara 30*, Zoysa 2*)
  • KC Sangakkara 11th 50 in 73 minutes off 49 balls (6x4)
  • Rain interupts play at 14:17 local time, Sri Lanka 31/2 (6.5 ov)
  • Sri Lanka 100 runs in 92 mins 19.3 overs (Sangakkara 53*, Dilshan 14*)
  • Play resumed at 4pm local time, 33 overs, target 173
  • A Maregwede replaced T Taibu as wicket keeper in the 20th over
  • Sri Lanka won by 12 runs, target 133 off 27 overs