Result
21st Match, Prudential World Cup at Leeds, Jun 20 1983
24.1/60 ov, target 137
137/1
England won by 9 wickets (with 215 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
England
Sri Lanka Innings (60 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
S Wettimuny lbw b Botham2249-3044.89
DSBP Kuruppu c Gatting b Willis636-1016.66
A Ranatunga c Lamb b Botham06-000.00
RL Dias c †Gould b Cowans724-1029.16
LRD Mendis (c) b Allott1038-0026.31
RS Madugalle c †Gould b Allott016-000.00
DS de Silva c Gower b Marks1536-1041.66
RG de Alwis c Marks b Cowans1920-2195.00
ALF de Mel c Lamb b Marks1023-2043.47
RJ Ratnayake not out2032-1162.50
VB John c Cowans b Allott1527-1055.55
Extras(b 5, lb 2, nb 2, w 3)12
TOTAL(50.4 Ov, RR: 2.68)136
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Brendon Kuruppu), 2-30 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 3-32 (Sidath Wettimuny), 4-40 (Roy Dias), 5-43 (Ranjan Madugalle), 6-54 (Duleep Mendis), 7-81 (Somachandra De Silva), 8-97 (Guy de Alwis), 9-103 (Ashantha de Mel), 10-136 (Vinothen John)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis94911.00---00
NG Cowans1233122.58---00
IT Botham941221.33---00
PJW Allott10.404133.84---00
MW Gatting421303.25---00
VJ Marks621823.00---00
England Innings (target: 137 runs from 60 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
G Fowler not out8177-110105.19
CJ Tavare c †de Alwis b de Mel1948-1139.58
DI Gower not out2724-30112.50
Extras(b 1, lb 3, nb 3, w 3)10
TOTAL(24.1 Ov, RR: 5.66)137/1
Did not bat: AJ Lamb, MW Gatting, IT Botham, IJ Gould, VJ Marks, PJW Allott, RGD Willis, NG Cowans 
Fall of wickets: 1-68 (Chris Tavaré)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ALF de Mel1013313.30---00
RJ Ratnayake502304.60---00
VB John604106.83---00
DS de Silva302909.66---00
A Ranatunga0.10106.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Headingley, Leeds
TossEngland , elected to field first
SeriesWorld Cup
Player Of The Match
Bob Willis
Match numberODI no. 217
Season1983
Match days20 June 1983 (60-over match)
Umpires
Roy Palmer
Barrie Leadbeater
PointsEngland 4, Sri Lanka 0