Result
9th Match, Northampton, May 19 1999, ICC World Cup
199/9
(35.2/50 ov, target 200)
110
South Africa won by 89 runs
Player Of The Match
South Africa
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
South Africa199/9(50 overs)
Sri Lanka110(35.2 overs)

I'd bother to wrap up the match but I assume everyone's swapped over to the Ind-Zim match, and that's what I'm doing too.

goodnight from CI

35.2
w
Klusener to Wickramasinghe, OUT
aims at the leg stump, quick ball, too quick for the batsman, SL well on track to become the 3rd consecutive World Cup holders to miss out on the semi finals
GP Wickramasinghe b Klusener 6 (18m 17b 0x4 0x6) SR: 35.29
35.1
Klusener to Wickramasinghe, no run
defensive from outside the leg stump onto the on side
end of over 351 runs • 1 wicket
SL: 110/9CRR: 3.14 • RRR: 6.00 • Need 90 from 14.4ov
Pramodya Wickramasinghe6 (15)
Shaun Pollock8-3-10-2
Lance Klusener5-2-21-2
34.6
w
Pollock to Mahanama, OUT
picthing on off, slight inseam, into the forward defensive pad, quite plumb, hitting middle or middle and leg, umpire thinks so as well
RS Mahanama lbw b Pollock 36 (128m 71b 3x4 0x6) SR: 50.70
34.5
1
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, 1 run
34.4
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run
34.3
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run
shortish again, inside edge onto the thigh, and the ball just trickles over the stumps, very close there
34.2
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run
pitching short, big inseam into the thigh
34.1
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run
end of over 349 runs
SL: 109/8CRR: 3.2 • RRR: 5.68 • Need 91 from 14.4ov
Roshan Mahanama36 (70)
Pramodya Wickramasinghe5 (10)
Lance Klusener5-2-21-2
Shaun Pollock7-3-9-1
33.6
Klusener to Mahanama, no run
defended on the off side
33.5
Klusener to Mahanama, no run
but he makes a nice two-handed infield pounce there

it was actually Rhodes the fielder, showing his failings in throwing from the deep

33.4
2
Klusener to Mahanama, 2 runs
pushing behind the point fielder, quick running, but the deep fielder just wasn't strong enough or accurate enough with his throw, TV called anyway, safely in
33.3
4
Klusener to Mahanama, FOUR runs
very well played thru the square leg, Klusener being lazy with his line and length
33.2
Klusener to Mahanama, no run
pushing across the line to the point fielder
33.1
3
Klusener to Wickramasinghe, 3 runs
good healthy drive for an otherwise dead and buried side
end of over 331 runs
SL: 100/8CRR: 3.03 • RRR: 5.88 • Need 100 from 14.4ov
Pramodya Wickramasinghe2 (9)
Roshan Mahanama30 (65)
Shaun Pollock7-3-9-1
Lance Klusener4-1-12-2
32.6
1
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, 1 run
turned off the legs to bring up the ton, half way to a win!
32.5
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run
come on Sri Lanka, get out so we can watch India-Zimbabwe
32.4
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run
forceful tap from outside the off stump to the covers
32.3
Pollock to Wickramasinghe, no run
chopping off the middle stump into the mid wicket area
Best performances - batsmen
L Klusener
52 runs (45)
5 fours
2 sixes
DJ Cullinan
49 runs (82)
4 fours
0 sixes
Best performances - bowlers
L Klusener
O
5.2
M
1
R
21
W
3
Eco
3.93
M Muralitharan
O
10
M
1
R
25
W
3
Eco
2.50
Match details
County Ground, Northampton
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesICC World Cup 1999
Player Of The Match
Lance Klusener
Match numberODI no. 1451
Season1999
Match days19 May 1999 (50-over match)
Umpires
Steve Bucknor
Steve Dunne
TV Umpire
Ken Palmer
Match Referee
John Reid
PointsSouth Africa 2, Sri Lanka 0