Result
3rd ODI, Margao, Dec 28 1997, Sri Lanka tour of India
228/6
(48.2/50 ov, target 229)
229/5
Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
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Scorecard summary
India228/6(50 overs)
Sri Lanka229/5(48.2 overs)
Match details
Nehru Stadium, Fatorda, Margao
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of India
Player Of The Match
Aravinda de Silva
Player Of The Series
Roshan Mahanama
Series result3-match series drawn 1-1
Match numberODI no. 1269
Season1997/98
Match days28 December 1997 (50-over match)
Umpires
Raman Sharma
Krishna Hariharan
TV Umpire
R Nagarajan
Match Referee
Ahmed Ebrahim