Result
9th Match, Prudential World Cup at Manchester, Jun 16-18 1979
54.1/60 ov, target 239
191
Sri Lanka won by 47 runs
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka Innings (60 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
B Warnapura (c)c Gaekwad b Amarnath1851562035.29
SRD Wettimuny c Vengsarkar b Kapil Dev671201328055.83
RL Dias c & b Amarnath5088922056.81
LRD Mendis run out64577213112.28
RS Madugalle c †Khanna b Amarnath416200025.00
SP Pasqual not out2326431088.46
DS de Silva not out1480025.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 1, w 2)11
TOTAL(60 Ov, RR: 3.96)238/5
Did not bat: SA Jayasinghe, ARM Opatha, DLS de Silva, FRMD Gunatilleke 
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Bandula Warnapura), 2-127 (Sunil Wettimuny), 3-147 (Roy Dias), 4-175 (Ranjan Madugalle), 5-227 (Duleep Mendis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Kapil Dev1225314.41---00
KD Ghavri1205304.41---00
M Amarnath1234033.33---00
BS Bedi1223703.08---00
S Venkataraghavan1204403.66---00
India Innings (target: 239 runs from 60 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
SM Gavaskar c Dias b Warnapura2654712048.14
AD Gaekwad c sub (GRA de Silva) b DLS de Silva3352-2063.46
DB Vengsarkar c DLS de Silva b DS de Silva3657-3063.15
GR Viswanath run out2255750040.00
BP Patel  b DS de Silva1013121076.92
N Kapil Dev c Warnapura b DLS de Silva1619292084.21
M Amarnath  b DS de Silva715180046.66
KD Ghavri c Warnapura b Opatha38150037.50
SC Khanna c Dias b Opatha1017201058.82
S Venkataraghavan (c)not out991600100.00
BS Bedi c †Jayasinghe b Opatha5860062.50
Extras(lb 10, nb 1, w 3)14
TOTAL(54.1 Ov, RR: 3.52)191
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-76 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 3-119 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-132 (Brijesh Patel), 5-147 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 6-160 (Kapil Dev), 7-162 (Mohinder Amarnath), 8-170 (Karsan Ghavri), 9-185 (Surinder Khanna), 10-191 (Bishan Bedi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ARM Opatha10.103133.04---00
FRMD Gunatilleke913403.77---00
B Warnapura1204713.91---00
DLS de Silva1203623.00---00
DS de Silva1112932.63---00
MATCH DETAILS
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossIndia , elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of England 1979
Player Of The Match
Duleep Mendis
Match numberODI no. 68
Season1979
Match days16,18 June 1979 (60-over match)
debut
Ranjan Madugalle
Ranjan Gunatilleke
Umpires
Alan Whitehead
Ken Palmer
PointsSri Lanka 4, India 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Reserve day used (17th June was a Sunday)