Result
10th Match, Reliance World Cup at Peshawar, Oct 17 1987
296/4
(45/45 ov, target 267)
158/8
England won by 108 runs (revised target)
Player Of The Match
England
England Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch c & b Anurasiri84100-8084.00
BC Broad c de Silva b Ratnayeke2860-1046.66
MW Gatting (c) b Ratnayake5863-3092.06
AJ Lamb c de Silva b Ratnayeke7658-32131.03
JE Emburey not out3019-31157.89
CWJ Athey not out22-00100.00
Extras(lb 13, w 5)18
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.92)296/4
Fall of wickets: 1-89 (Chris Broad), 2-142 (Graham Gooch), 3-218 (Mike Gatting), 4-287 (Allan Lamb)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JR Ratnayeke906226.88---00
VB John1004404.40---00
PA de Silva703304.71---00
RJ Ratnayake1006016.00---00
SD Anurasiri804415.50---00
A Ranatunga604006.66---00
Sri Lanka Innings (target: 267 runs from 45 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RS Mahanama c Gooch b Pringle1139-2028.20
DSBP Kuruppu c Hemmings b Emburey1326-1050.00
AP Gurusinha run out112-008.33
RS Madugalle  b Hemmings3049-3061.22
A Ranatunga lbw b DeFreitas4067-4059.70
LRD Mendis (c)run out1433-1042.42
PA de Silva c Emburey b Hemmings614-0042.85
JR Ratnayeke c Broad b Emburey15-0020.00
RJ Ratnayake not out1422-1063.63
VB John not out87-10114.28
Extras(b 2, lb 9, nb 3, w 6)20
TOTAL(45 Ov, RR: 3.51)158/8
Did not bat: SD Anurasiri 
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Roshan Mahanama), 2-32 (Asanka Gurusinha), 3-37 (Brendon Kuruppu), 4-99 (Ranjan Madugalle), 5-105 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 6-113 (Aravinda de Silva), 7-119 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 8-137 (Duleep Mendis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PAJ DeFreitas922412.66---00
GC Small702703.85---00
DR Pringle401112.75---00
JE Emburey1012622.60---00
EE Hemmings1013123.10---00
GA Gooch20904.50---00
CWJ Athey1010010.00---00
BC Broad10606.00---00
AJ Lamb10303.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Arbab Niaz Stadium, Peshawar
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesReliance World Cup 1987
Player Of The Match
Allan Lamb
Match numberODI no. 460
Season1987/88
Match days17 October 1987 (50-over match)
Umpires
V.K.Ramaswamy
Ram Gupta
PointsEngland 4, Sri Lanka 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Rain interrupted Sri Lankan innings. SL's target was reduced to 267 in 45 overs.