Result
1st ODI, Colombo (SSC), Jan 22 1998, Zimbabwe tour of Sri Lanka
207
(45.2/50 ov, target 208)
210/5
Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets (with 28 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Zimbabwe Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GW Flower c & b Dharmasena4061866065.57
A Flower c Mahanama b Pushpakumara1670016.66
MW Goodwin c de Silva b Pushpakumara11616006.25
GJ Whittall c Mahanama b Jayasuriya5270997074.28
ADR Campbell (c)c & b Chandana3658781162.06
CB Wishart  b Chandana41394630105.12
PA Strang c & b Muralitharan3640050.00
GJ Rennie lbw b Chandana981320112.50
HH Streak not out718250038.88
JA Rennie  b Dharmasena2450050.00
AR Whittall lbw b Chandana5970055.55
Extras(lb 6, nb 1, w 3)10
TOTAL(48.4 Ov, RR: 4.25)207
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Andy Flower), 2-7 (Murray Goodwin), 3-67 (Grant Flower), 4-118 (Guy Whittall), 5-173 (Alistair Campbell), 6-180 (Paul Strang), 7-180 (Craig Wishart), 8-193 (Gavin Rennie), 9-198 (John Rennie), 10-207 (Andy Whittall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas702103.00---11
KR Pushpakumara733024.28---00
HDPK Dharmasena1002922.90---10
M Muralitharan1005515.50---00
UDU Chandana7.403144.04---00
ST Jayasuriya703515.00---10
Sri Lanka Innings (target: 208 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ST Jayasuriya st †A Flower b Strang4758836081.03
MS Atapattu  b JA Rennie2638614068.42
RS Mahanama c Streak b GW Flower3966944059.09
PA de Silva c & b Strang5661083.33
A Ranatunga (c)not out58791044273.41
RS Kaluwitharana c sub (HK Olonga) b GW Flower1517252088.23
UDU Chandana not out1681120200.00
Extras(lb 2, w 2)4
TOTAL(45.2 Ov, RR: 4.63)210/5
Fall of wickets: 1-66 (Marvan Atapattu), 2-81 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 3-91 (Aravinda de Silva), 4-146 (Roshan Mahanama), 5-183 (Romesh Kaluwitharana)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HH Streak703505.00---00
JA Rennie702513.57---00
AR Whittall904004.44---00
PA Strang1023623.60---00
MW Goodwin502104.20---00
GW Flower7.205126.95---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesZimbabwe tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Arjuna Ranatunga
Series resultSri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 1282
Season1997/98
Match days22 January 1998 (50-over match)
ODI debut
Murray Goodwin
Umpires
Peter Manuel
Nandasena Pathirana
TV Umpire
TM Samarasinghe
Match Referee
Raman Subba Row