Result
1st ODI, Colombo (SSC), Feb 13 1982, England tour of Sri Lanka
211
(45 ov, target 212)
206/8
England won by 5 runs
Player Of The Match
England Innings (45 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch  b GRA de Silva64107-8059.81
G Cook c GRA de Silva b Kaluperuma2852-2053.84
DI Gower run out1523-2065.21
IT Botham  b de Mel6051-72117.64
KWR Fletcher (c) b DS de Silva1212-20100.00
MW Gatting c Mendis b de Mel36-0050.00
CJ Richards  b GRA de Silva35-0060.00
JE Emburey lbw b de Mel04-000.00
PJW Allott run out01-000.00
DL Underwood  b de Mel45-0080.00
RGD Willis not out27-0028.57
Extras(b 6, lb 2, nb 10, w 2)20
TOTAL(44.4 Ov, RR: 4.72)211
Fall of wickets: 1-55 (Geoff Cook), 2-83 (David Gower), 3-152 (Graham Gooch), 4-191 (Sir Ian Botham), 5-197 (Mike Gatting), 6-202 (Jack Richards), 7-205 (John Emburey), 8-205 (Paul Allott), 9-205 (Keith Fletcher), 10-211 (Derek Underwood)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ALF de Mel8.413443.92---00
AN Ranasinghe822002.50---00
LWS Kaluperuma703515.00---00
DS de Silva903113.44---00
GRA de Silva905626.22---00
S Wettimuny301505.00---00
Sri Lanka Innings (target: 212 runs from 45 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
B Warnapura (c)c Gower b Allott1025-1040.00
S Wettimuny c †Richards b Allott4680-3057.50
RSA Jayasekera c Gooch b Willis1742-1040.47
RL Dias c & b Underwood415-0026.66
LRD Mendis c Gower b Underwood212-0016.66
RS Madugalle  b Willis2221-30104.76
AN Ranasinghe c Cook b Botham5141-31124.39
DS de Silva  b Botham814-0057.14
ALF de Mel not out1317-0076.47
LWS Kaluperuma not out1414-10100.00
Extras(b 5, lb 10, nb 2, w 2)19
TOTAL(45 Ov, RR: 4.57)206/8
Did not bat: GRA de Silva 
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Bandula Warnapura), 2-75 (Rohan Jayasekera), 3-84 (Roy Dias), 4-92 (Duleep Mendis), 5-92 (Sidath Wettimuny), 6-160 (Ranjan Madugalle), 7-175 (Somachandra De Silva), 8-187 (Anura Ranasinghe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis913223.55---00
IT Botham904525.00---00
JE Emburey501803.60---00
PJW Allott904024.44---00
GA Gooch611803.00---00
DL Underwood703424.85---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Sir Ian Botham
Series resultEngland led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 145
Season1981/82
Match days13 February 1982 (45-over match)
ODI debut
Sidath Wettimuny
Rohan Jayasekera
Ashantha de Mel
Paul Allott
Umpires
Herbi Felsinger
Basil Anthony