Result
2nd ODI (D/N), Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand at Christchurch, Mar 25 1997
201/9
(35.5/50 ov, target 202)
202/4
Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets (with 85 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
New Zealand Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BA Young  b Zoysa2131462067.74
NJ Astle c Mahanama b Zoysa2336343063.88
MJ Horne  b Muralitharan1314290092.85
SP Fleming (c)run out3142604073.80
CL Cairns c Dharmasena b Jayasuriya2759690045.76
AC Parore c & b Jayasuriya1933371057.57
CZ Harris not out38376531102.70
GR Larsen c de Silva b Muralitharan1321182061.90
SB Doull c & b Jayasuriya1690016.66
DL Vettori lbw b de Silva41270033.33
HT Davis not out49170044.44
Extras(lb 1, nb 4, w 2)7
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.02)201/9
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Nathan Astle), 2-49 (Bryan Young), 3-68 (Matt Horne), 4-104 (Stephen Fleming), 5-134 (Chris Cairns), 6-142 (Adam Parore), 7-157 (Gavin Larsen), 8-164 (Simon Doull), 9-170 (Daniel Vettori)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas704506.42---00
DNT Zoysa712924.14---20
HDPK Dharmasena1003203.20---00
M Muralitharan1014224.20---00
ST Jayasuriya1002632.60---00
UDU Chandana402205.50---04
PA de Silva20412.00---00
Sri Lanka Innings (target: 202 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ST Jayasuriya c Larsen b Harris79629684127.41
RS Kaluwitharana c Cairns b Harris1519403078.94
RS Mahanama c Cairns b Larsen4771057.14
PA de Silva  b Astle6669986395.65
A Ranatunga (c)not out1930751063.33
HP Tillakaratne not out1328242046.42
Extras(b 1, nb 2, w 3)6
TOTAL(35.5 Ov, RR: 5.63)202/4
Fall of wickets: 1-68 (Romesh Kaluwitharana), 2-73 (Roshan Mahanama), 3-137 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 4-183 (Aravinda de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SB Doull5.513806.51---10
HT Davis805807.25---20
CZ Harris1003823.80---02
GR Larsen502314.60---00
DL Vettori2021010.50---00
NJ Astle502314.60---00
MATCH DETAILS
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Sanath Jayasuriya
Series resultSri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0 (1 abandoned)
Match numberODI no. 1184
Season1996/97
Match days25 March 1997 - day/night match (50-over match)
ODI debut
Matt Horne
Daniel Vettori
Nuwan Zoysa
Umpires
Dave Quested
Christopher King
Match Referee
Peter Burge
MATCH NOTES
  • Debut: MJ Horne, DL Vettori (New Zealand), DNT Zoysa (Sri Lanka).