Result
1st ODI, England tour of Sri Lanka at Dambulla, Mar 23 2001
143
(40.5/50 ov, target 144)
144/5
Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets (with 55 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
England Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ME Trescothick  b Arnold2663951041.26
AJ Stewart  b Zoysa2127343177.77
GA Hick c Dharmasena b Zoysa210110020.00
GP Thorpe (c)not out621071435057.94
MP Vaughan st †Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan920160045.00
A Flintoff st †Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan2790028.57
C White c de Saram b Muralitharan011000.00
AF Giles run out (Jayawardene)717180041.17
AR Caddick c Muralitharan b Jayasuriya088000.00
D Gough c †Kaluwitharana b Vaas415131026.66
AD Mullally lbw b Muralitharan01913000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 2, w 4)10
TOTAL(48.5 Ov, RR: 2.92)143
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Alec Stewart, 7.2 ov), 2-35 (Graeme Hick, 9.6 ov), 3-75 (Marcus Trescothick, 23.3 ov), 4-92 (Michael Vaughan, 28.6 ov), 5-97 (Andrew Flintoff, 30.5 ov), 6-97 (Craig White, 30.6 ov), 7-113 (Ashley Giles, 35.3 ov), 8-118 (Andy Caddick, 37.6 ov), 9-131 (Darren Gough, 41.5 ov), 10-143 (Alan Mullally, 48.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas912612.88---11
DNT Zoysa702223.14---00
HDPK Dharmasena911802.00---20
RP Arnold702113.00---00
M Muralitharan9.512942.94---01
ST Jayasuriya702313.28---10
Sri Lanka Innings (target: 144 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ST Jayasuriya (c)lbw b Mullally39354660111.42
RS Kaluwitharana c †Stewart b Caddick215280013.33
MS Atapattu lbw b White40891501044.94
DPMD Jayawardene c †Stewart b Gough3870037.50
KC Sangakkara c †Stewart b Caddick11521006.66
RP Arnold not out39831133046.98
SI de Saram not out661010100.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 5, w 1)14
TOTAL(40.5 Ov, RR: 3.52)144/5
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 6.2 ov), 2-50 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 10.1 ov), 3-54 (Mahela Jayawardene, 11.2 ov), 4-58 (Kumar Sangakkara, 15.3 ov), 5-128 (Marvan Atapattu, 37.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AR Caddick814225.25---13
D Gough1022412.40---02
AD Mullally812312.87---00
C White821712.12---01
AF Giles502104.20---00
MP Vaughan10303.00---00
GA Hick0.50607.20---00
MATCH DETAILS
Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Muttiah Muralitharan
Series resultSri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 1694
Season2000/01
Match days23 March 2001 (50-over match)
ODI debut
Michael Vaughan
Umpires
Asoka de Silva
Lalith Jayasundara
TV Umpire
Tyron Wijewardene
Match Referee
Hanumant Singh