Result
14th Match, Wellington, Mar 2 1992, Benson & Hedges World Cup
195
(49.5/50 ov, target 196)
198/7
Sri Lanka won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Player Of The Match
South Africa Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
KC Wessels (c)c & b Ranatunga40941300042.55
AP Kuiper  b Anurasiri1844533040.90
PN Kirsten c Hathurusingha b Kalpage4781745158.02
JN Rhodes c Jayasuriya b Wickramasinghe28212720133.33
MW Rushmere c Jayasuriya b Ranatunga4970044.44
WJ Cronje st †Tillakaratne b Anurasiri36100050.00
RP Snell  b Anurasiri951020180.00
BM McMillan not out1822350081.81
DJ Richardson run out00100-
O Henry c Kalpage b Ramanayake1113171084.61
AA Donald run out3690050.00
Extras(lb 9, nb 1, w 4)14
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 3.9)195
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Adrian Kuiper), 2-114 (Peter Kirsten), 3-114 (Kepler Wessels), 4-128 (Mark Rushmere), 5-149 (Hansie Cronje), 6-153 (Jonty Rhodes), 7-165 (Richard Snell), 8-165 (David Richardson), 9-186 (Omar Henry), 10-195 (Allan Donald)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CPH Ramanayake921912.11---01
GP Wickramasinghe703214.57---10
SD Anurasiri1014134.10---00
RS Kalpage1003813.80---20
AP Gurusinha803003.75---00
A Ranatunga602624.33---10
Sri Lanka Innings (target: 196 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RS Mahanama c †Richardson b McMillan681211816056.19
UC Hathurusingha c Wessels b Donald59101055.55
AP Gurusinha lbw b Donald047000.00
PA de Silva (c) b Donald716271043.75
HP Tillakaratne c Rushmere b Henry1763750026.98
A Ranatunga not out6473966087.67
ST Jayasuriya st †Richardson b Kirsten37110042.85
RS Kalpage run out (†Richardson/Kirsten)511210045.45
CPH Ramanayake not out42310200.00
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 4, w 13)25
TOTAL(49.5 Ov, RR: 3.97)198/7
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Chandika Hathurusingha), 2-12 (Asanka Gurusinha), 3-35 (Aravinda de Silva), 4-87 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 5-154 (Roshan Mahanama), 6-168 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 7-189 (Ruwan Kalpage, 49.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
BM McMillan1023413.40---04
AA Donald9.504234.27---81
RP Snell1013303.30---20
O Henry1003113.10---22
AP Kuiper502505.00---10
PN Kirsten502515.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Cup 1992
Player Of The Match
Arjuna Ranatunga
Match numberODI no. 727
Season1991/92
Match days2 March 1992 (50-over match)
ODI debut
Mark Rushmere
Omar Henry
Umpires
Steve Woodward
Khizer Hayat
PointsSri Lanka 2, South Africa 0
MATCH NOTES
  • World Cup Referee: AR Isaac